IRECCSEM is an Science Foundation Ireland Investigator Project funded to evaluate and further develop geophysical imaging methods, which are essential for the safe and effective use of subsurface resources. These uses include long-term carbon storage as well as the development of geothermal energy.
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  • Professor Alan G. Jones(former PI), School of Cosmic Physics, Geophysics Section, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (DIAS)
  • Geological Survey of Northern Ireland (GSNI)


AREA 2 - Summer 2015: NW Carboniferous Basin (Fermanagh)

      Data acquisition:
    • Dates: Mid July to end of July.

    AREA 1 - Summer 2014 : Clare Basin (Co. Clare)

      We would like to thank all the landowners for their support and help during our field campaign!

    Current Status

    Clare Basin: Obtaining final models of the area.

    NW Carboniferous Basin: Scouting and permitting.

    Funded by a Science Foundation Ireland Investigator Project Award