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First Meeting on the Geology of Macao

November 9, 2015 - November 15, 2015

First Meeting on the Geology of Macao (Ma.G.I.C project – FDCT 043/2014/A1)

Petrology and Geochemistry of Igneous Rocks from Macao: Implications for the Crustal Evolution of Southern China (Ma.G.I.C)

澳门火成岩之岩石学与地球化学: 对华南地壳演化的影响

The meeting took place between 9 and 13 of November, 2105 at the Institute of Science and Environment (ISE) from the University of Saint Joseph (USJ), NAPE1

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Dr. Ágata Dias
PI of the project and Associate professor at the Institute of Science and Environment from the USJ, Macao

Dr. João Mata
Team member of the project and Associate professor at the Geology department from the FCUL, Portugal

Dr. Gao Xin-Yu
Team member of the project and Research Assistant at the Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry, CAS, China

Dr. Luisa Duarte
Consultant of the project and Resident contributor to LNEG, Portugal

Dr. Pedro Quelhas
PhD student from the project, Macao

Dr. Varon Lou
Research assistant from the project. Macao


November 9    – FIELD WORK at Macau

November  10 – FIELD WORK at Taipa

November 11 – CONFERENCE DAY (at USJ, Nape 1B)

12:20 H Meeting at the Lisboa Casino (main door)
12:30 H Welcome lunch in a Yam Chat restaurant “Portas do Sol” at Lisboa Casino
15:00 H Presentation of the Magic Project
Dr. Ágata Alveirinho Dias
15:45 H Preliminary data from Macau petrology: Summary of the field work and first petrographic analysis
Dr. Pedro Quelhas
16:30 H Break
16:45 H Plutonic Rocks from SE China focused in Macau (what is mentioned in the Chinese references)
Dr. Varon Lou
17:30 H Presentation of GIG-CAS (The Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry of the Chinese Academy of Sciences) and its facilities
Dr. Xinyu Gao
18:15 H Break
18:30H THE GEOLOGICAL MAP OF MACAO OF THE 90S: CHALLENGES AND OPEN QUESTIONS (Open talk)90年代澳門的地質圖:挑戰與未解決難題(公開演講)Dr. Luisa Duarte

 20:00 H            Dinner


November 12 – FIELD TRIP DAY (Meeting at the GRAND LISBOA CASINO at 9:00 am)

9:30 H Field trip, part I
12:30H Lunch at Coloane village
15:30H Field trip, part 2

 20:00 H            Dinner

November 13 – DISCUSSION DAY and coordination meeting

9:30 H Meeting at the ISE lab. to discuss the cartography and petrographic data
12:30H Lunch in a Portuguese restaurant – “Baia” – at the NAPE1 (USJ) building
14:30H Discussion of the future analyses and strategies and recommendations of the consultant
18:30H The 2014-15 volcanic eruption on the Fogo Island in Cape Vert (Cabo Verde)(Public talk)2014-2015年間維德角福戈島上的火山噴發事件 (公開演講)Dr. João Mata

 20:00 H            Dinner

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 Other Informations:

Contacts: Dr. Varon Lou: varon.lou@usj.edu.mo or Dr. Ágata Dias: agata.dias@usj.edu.mo

More informations about Ma.G.I.C project: here


November 9, 2015
November 15, 2015
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