Our big NSF proposal, blog neglect.

Our big NSF proposal, blog neglect.

One more day and we’ll have our massive NSF proposal submitted to the Course Curriculum and Lab Improvement (CCLI) progam.  The time we have six PIs at SIUC, me and LRRD, and no less than nine “node” institutions participating.  Cara and I...

The Emflume takes another step forward.

The Emflume takes another step forward.

Could you use a small 2D flume to teach fluid mechanics to your engineering, stream ecology, and geoscience students? I got this small prototype in working mode today.  We hope to build a version that would sit on the end of our Em2 models. I should thank the amazing...

GSA in Portland Thursday

GSA in Portland Thursday

Wow, what to say about GSA this year? It was a great meeting for LRRD, we made many new friends and people flocked to our booth and praised the Emriver Em2 there. This makes the hard work of running a business worth it, and reminds me why we do it. Janine Castro...

GSA in Portland Sunday

GSA in Portland Sunday

Wow, what a day. It began very early, with a couple hundred geologists waiting at the Pioneer Square stop for a train that took an hour to arrive; with a talk at 11, I had plenty of slack, but others had to scramble for cabs. Somebody forgot that not many people want...

GSA in Portland

GSA in Portland

I leave tomorrow for Portland and GSA. BrianR at Clastic Detritus has a thorough set of links, including info on a geobloggers get together Monday night. We’ll have a booth there with an Emriver Em2. We’re all pretty psyched–we expect to see a lot of...