2014-2015 Earth Science Colloquium Schedule

   Fall 2014

September 12:

Maureen Long

Yale University


"Adventures in Anisotropy at the Base of the Mantle: Seismic Constraints on Deep Earth Dynamics"

 

 

 


 

September 19:

Joaquim Goes

Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory


"Shrinking Snow Caps and Rising Tides and a Sea of Change"

 

 

 


 

September 26:

Sarah Feakinsf

University of Southern California


"Biomarker Reconstructions of Vegetation and Hydrology"

 

 

 


 

October 3:

Gwenn Flowers

Simon Fraser University


"Climate Versus Ice Dynamics: Exploring the Drivers of Glacier Change Through Field-Based Studies in the St. Elias Mountains"

 

 

 


 

October 10:

Natalie Boelman Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory

"Arctic Warming: What it Means for the Birds and the Bees"

 

 

 


 

October 17:

Michael Walter

University of Bristol


"The Deep Carbon Cycle Revealed in Superdeep Diamonds" 

 

 

 


 

October 24:

Colette Heald

Massachusetts Institute of Technology


"The Climate, Air Quality and Vegetation Traffic Circle"

 

 

 


 

October 31:

James Zachos

University of California, Santa Cruz


"The Hydrologic Response to Rapid Warming in the Early Eocene"

 

 

 


 

November 7:

Michael Hedlin

Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego


 "Listening to the Earth's Atmosphere: Tuning Into the Sounds of Our Dynamic Planet"

 

 

 


 

November 14:

Kristine Larson

University of Colorado, Boulder 



GPS Can't Do That, Can It?

 

 

 

 

November 21:

Becky Alexander

University of Washington, Seattle

"Climate-Driven Changes in the Oxidation Capacity of the Atmosphere"

 

 

 

 

November 28:

Thanksgiving

 

 

 

 

 

 

December 5:

Edward Stolper

California Institute of Technology

"Seconds After Impact: Insights Into the Thermal History of Tektites"

 

 

 

 

       

     Winter/Spring 2015

 

January 23:
Kelly Wrighton The Ohio State University

 

     

 

January 30: Raffaele Ferrari Massachusetts Institute of Technology


     

 

February 6:
Rob L. Evans
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

 

     

 

February 13:

W. S. Jardetzky Lecture

Roger G. Bilham

CIRES, University of Colorado, Boulder

 

     

 

February 20: Richard  E. Zeebe University of Hawaii,  Manoa

 

     

 

February 27: Christopher Spiers Utrecht University

 

     

 

March 6:
David Keith
Harvard University

 

     

 

March 13:

Arthur D.Storke Memorial Lecture

Jasson Bordoff

Columbia University


 

     

 

March 20: Spring Brake  

 

     

 

March 27: Peter Zeitler Lehigh University

 

     

 

April 3: Scott Goetz Woods Hole Research Center

 

     

 

April 10: Colleen Hansel Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

 

     

 

April 17: Diversity Colloquium  

 

     

 

April 24: Claudia Benitez-Nelson University of South Carolina

 

       
May 1:      
       
May 8: Katherine Maher Stanford University