Differences

This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

sep:about:prospect [2010/06/04 17:48]
127.0.0.1 external edit
sep:about:prospect [2015/05/27 02:06] (current)
Line 17: Line 17:
The emphasis on real data is popular with our [[sep:about:sponsors|sponsors]], who consist mainly of oil companies, geophysical contractors, and computer companies. We write biannual reports and meet with them twice a year. This provides students a forum for exchange of ideas with experts, as well as contact with potential future employers. A long list of sponsors also allows SEP to fund its students very well, and send them to a lot of conferences and meetings. The emphasis on real data is popular with our [[sep:about:sponsors|sponsors]], who consist mainly of oil companies, geophysical contractors, and computer companies. We write biannual reports and meet with them twice a year. This provides students a forum for exchange of ideas with experts, as well as contact with potential future employers. A long list of sponsors also allows SEP to fund its students very well, and send them to a lot of conferences and meetings.
-All our research is fully [[sep:research:repdoc|reproducible]] in the true sense of the word. Most figures in any recent report or thesis can be regenerated totally from source code and raw data simply by clicking on a button in an electronic document. As well as being nice from a philosophy of science point of view, this also provides a great way of archiving work so it is readily available for other people, like new students, to use and build on.+All our research is fully [[sep:research:reproducible|reproducible]] in the true sense of the word. Most figures in any recent report or thesis can be regenerated totally from source code and raw data simply by clicking on a button in an electronic document. As well as being nice from a philosophy of science point of view, this also provides a great way of archiving work so it is readily available for other people, like new students, to use and build on.
-There are a variety of challenging classes, both within the department and elsewhere in the University. Although the Department course requirements are listed in the [[http://www.stanford.edu/dept/registrar/bulletin/bulletin.html|Stanford Bulletin]], you can take others you may find interesting - Stanford is a diverse university with world-class departments in everything from Computer Science to Modern Thought and Literature. Your research can take advantage of this diversity, too. Although SEP has had no joint projects with the Athletics department, there are ongoing research projects with other groups both within the department, like the Rock Physics group, or in other departments, like Petroleum Engineering.+There are a variety of challenging classes, both within the department and elsewhere in the University. Although the Department course requirements are listed in the [[http://exploredegrees.stanford.edu/|Stanford Bulletin]], you can take others you may find interesting - Stanford is a diverse university with world-class departments in everything from Computer Science to Modern Thought and Literature. Your research can take advantage of this diversity, too. Although SEP has had no joint projects with the Athletics department, there are ongoing research projects with other groups both within the department, like the Rock Physics group, or in other departments, like Petroleum Engineering.
SEP has a great history of pioneering in subjects like DMO, slant-stack, velocity estimation, 4D seismic, etc., as well as an impressive list of [[sep:people:alumni|alumni]]. SEP has a great history of pioneering in subjects like DMO, slant-stack, velocity estimation, 4D seismic, etc., as well as an impressive list of [[sep:people:alumni|alumni]].
Line 33: Line 33:
====== How do I apply? ====== ====== How do I apply? ======
-  * The Department has [[http://pangea.stanford.edu/GP/graduate/admission.html| complete instructions]] on the application process which you should follow, but basically the first steps (for both a Master and PhD) are:+  * The Department has [[https://pangea.stanford.edu/departments/geophysics/prospective-students| complete instructions]] on the application process which you should follow, but basically the first steps (for both a Master and PhD) are:
       - Check the Stanford University's [[http://gradadmissions.stanford.edu| Graduate Admissions website]] and follow their instructions carefully.        - Check the Stanford University's [[http://gradadmissions.stanford.edu| Graduate Admissions website]] and follow their instructions carefully.
-       - Contact **Tara Ilich** in the Geophysics Department at: +       - Contact our student service manager **Nancy Massarweh** in the Geophysics Department at: 
-                          * Email: [[tilich@stanford.edu|tilich@stanford.edu]] \\+                          * Email: [[massarweh@stanford.edu|massarweh@stanford.edu]] \\
                          * Tel: 650-724-3293\\                           * Tel: 650-724-3293\\
                          * Fax: 650-725-7344                           * Fax: 650-725-7344
Line 54: Line 54:
{{page>share:footer&noeditbtn&nofooter}} {{page>share:footer&noeditbtn&nofooter}}
- 
/web/html/data/attic/sep/about/prospect.1275673732.txt.gz · Last modified: 2015/05/26 22:40 (external edit)
www.chimeric.de Creative Commons License Valid CSS Driven by DokuWiki do yourself a favour and use a real browser - get firefox!! Recent changes RSS feed Valid XHTML 1.0