Geological Science and Engineering

Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering

Talk: Herb Helmstaedt on Diamonds in Canada


Image result for herb helmstaedtThe Queen’s SEG Chapter warmly welcomes Herb Helmstaedt back to the department this Thursday to give a talk about the diamond industry in Canada, titled “The Canadian diamond boom; how long will it last?”

Herb is an active emeritus professor at Queen’s, and is an acclaimed expert in diamond exploration, petrology and structural geology. Herb first arrived at Queen’s in 1974, served for many years as Chair of Graduate Studies before becoming Head in January 1994. 

It is a privilege to have Herb here to present for us, and I would recommend that any geologist, in various fields and at any level, come along to learn from his expertise. All welcome!

Date: Thursday, November 16th

Time: 7pm

Where: Miller Hall Room 201