February 6, 2017


This year BOSCORF is participating in a new format of UCAS experience days in association with the Geology undergraduate programmes at the University of Southampton. Students who have selected Southampton as one of their five final choices have been offored the opportunity for a hands... Read More

December 1, 2016

Abstract deadline extended




·         Paleoenvironmental research (lacustrine & marine)

·         Environmental forensics and pollution

·         Mineral resources and gas hydrate studies

·         Other novel applications


Conference Website: http://... Read More

August 10, 2015

This month sees publication of a new book on Micro-XRF Studies of Sediment Cores - Applications of a non-destructive tool for the environmental sciences, edited by Ian Croudace (University of Southampton) and Guy Rothwell (BOSCORF).  This book is published by Springer in their Developments in Paleoenvironmental Research book series (No. 17) 


This is the first book of its kind, dedicated to studies of sediment cores using micro-XRF core scanners, which... Read More