Mapping the Himalaya - the Legacy of William Smith | University of Oxford

Mapping the Himalaya - the Legacy of William Smith

Speaker
Professor Mike Searle, Oxford Earth Sciences
Event date
Event time
18:00 - 19:00
Venue
University Museum of Natural History
Parks Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 3PW
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free but a collection will be held for Nepal earthquake charities
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

Mapping techniques developed by William Smith are still used today. Mike Searle recounts mapping the Karakoram and Himalaya, combining field mapping and modern techniques.