Seminars

 

Spring 2014 Geochemistry Seminar Series

 

 

Date: January 8

Speaker: OPEN

Title: OPEN

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am

 

Date: January 15

Speaker: Mike Kaplan

Title: Past glacier and climate changes in the Southern Hemisphere

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am

 

Date: January 22

Speaker: Benjamin Bostick

Title: Iron speciation in suspended ocean sediments and its potential role in regulating ocean biological function

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am

 

Date: January 29

Speaker: Steve Shirey

Title: TBA

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am

 

Date: February 5

Speaker: OPEN

Title: OPEN

Location: Lamont Hall

Time: 11am

 

Date: February 12

Speaker: Gene Henry / LDEO

Title: TBA

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am

 

Date: February 19

Speaker: Merry Cai / LDEO

Title: Source vs. Process: origin of the extreme compositional heterogeneities observed in Mid-Ocean Ridge Basalts from the Gakkel Ridge, Arctic Ocean

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am

 

Date: February 26

Speaker: Rajeep Dasgupta / Rice University

TitleSulfur Cycle in Deep Earth and Mars Constrained by Laboratory Experiments

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am

 

Date: March 5

Speaker: Matthew Fox

Title: Investigating landscape evolution in Antarctica via low-temperature thermochronometry

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am

 

Date: March 12

Speaker: John Templeton

TitleThermochronology of detrital minerals: Devonian Old Red Sandstones and the late-orogenic evolution of the Caledonide mountains

Location: Seismology Seminar Room

Time: 11am 

 

Date: March 19

Spring Recess! 

 

Date: March 26

Speaker: Wally Broecker

Title: What's behind the 100kyr asymmetrical sawtooth climate cycle?

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am

 

Date: March 31

Speaker: Timothy Cohen

Title: The use of continental mega lakes to identify climate change over the last glacial cycle: evidence from Australia's arid interior.  

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 2pm 

 

Date: April 2

Speaker: Seth Burgess 

TitleVoluminous volcanism and Earth's most severe mass extinction: Using geochronology to assess causation

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am

 

Date: April 2

Speaker: Craig Manning / Experimental Earth Sciences Candidate Talk

TitleWhat’s so super about supercritical fluids? Experimental insights into Earth’s magmas, fluids, and what lies between

Location: Monell

Time: 11am

 

Date: April 9

Speaker: Elizabeth Cottrell

TitleOxygen Cycling Through Subduction Zones and the Generation of Continents

Location: Monell

Time: 3pm

 

Date: April 16

Speaker: Meghan Newcombe

TitleChemical zonation in olivine-hosted melt inclusions: A double-edged sword

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am

 

Date: April 16

Speaker: Nicholas Tosca

Title: TBA

Location: Monell

Time: 3 pm

 

Date: April 23

Speaker: Christopher Glein

TitleOrganic Geochemistry: From Hydrothermal Vents on Earth to the Great Lakes of Titan

Location: Monell

Time: 3pm

 

Date: April 30

Speaker: Adrian Fiege

Title: Sulfur isotope fractionation between fluid and silicate melts: Experimental Results and Implications to Earth's S cycle

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am

 

Date: April 30

Speaker: Abby Kavner

TitleThe Electrochemical Earth

Location: Monell

Time: 3pm

 

Date: May 7

Speaker: Jos Wit

Title: TBA

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am

 

Date: May 14

Speaker: Klaus Wallman 

Title: TBA

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am

 

Date: May 21

Speaker: Bob Anderson

TitleeGEOTRACES: Ocean trace element and isotope data for research, education and outreach (subject to change)

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am

 

Date: May 28

Speaker: OPEN

Title: OPEN

Location: Comer Seminar Room

Time: 11am