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UNSA implements laboratories with unique equipment throughout the country

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Nov 05, 2019

Rector inaugurated 8 laboratories of the Faculty of Geology, Geophysics and Mines on its 73rd Anniversary with an investment that borders the 8 million soles.

It took more than 40 years to acquire new equipment of the latest generation and to implement and modernize the laboratories of the Faculty of Geology, Geophysics and Mines, of the National University of San Agustín de Arequipa, Dr. Rohel Sanchez Sanchez inaugurated 8 laboratories with a investment that borders the 8 million soles.


Teachers and students of the faculty thanked the university authority for the acquisition of these teams that places UNSA as the first national and South American university to have such sophisticated equipment that allows it to be at the level of foreign universities.

Teachers and students of the faculty thanked the university authority for the acquisition of these teams that places UNSA as the first national and South American university to have such sophisticated equipment that allows it to be at the level of foreign universities.

He also stressed that UNSA is the first university that has teams to conduct high-resolution 3K induced polarization studies of 10K that will contribute to the research. It has 20 wireless devices and can be placed in inhospitable places.

“Modern laboratories use a quality training of future engineers and new equipment that serve to use various methods for the search of natural resources, groundwater, oil, as well as conducting studies of the earth’s crust according to the progress of science and technology, ”said Dr. Jorge Soto, director of Geophysics.


Laboratories:

Geotechnical

Hydrocarbon Deposits

Topography

Stratigraphy and Sedimentology

Micropaleontology and Palinology

Polarization Microscopy Pure and applied

geophysical research

Mining Ventilation.

Equipos:

Estación local, niveles automáticos, drones, equipo de GPS de doble frecuencia diferencial para obtener precisión de puntos geodésicos, microscopios, para realizar tamizajes para determinar estudios de suelos, sedimentos y determinaciones minerológicas, manómetros para realizar estudios de mecánica de suelos y de rocas, sismógrafos, acelerómetros, entre otros que hacen de la Facultad una de la mejor implementadas a nivel de Suramérica.  


Universidad Nacional de San Agustin de Arequipa
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