2019-2020 Earth Science Colloquium Schedule

/sites/default/files/u45/Jung%20Fu%20Lin_0.pdfFALL 2019

September 13  Daniel Jacob, Harvard University

Methane in the Climate System: Monitoring Emissions from Space

September 20    
September 27 Margie Turrin, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory

Communication Science: What we say and what they hear

October 4 Gregory Dick, University of Michigan Longer days for more oxygen?  What modern cyanobacterial mats tell us about the oxygenation of Earth’s atmosphere
October 11

Diversity Lecture

Valerie Purdie Greenway, Columbia University

We know about bias, what’s next? Leveraging social psychology interventions to build inclusive classrooms and institutions
October 18 Cesunica Ivey, University of California, Riverside

Multiscale Impacts of Poor Air Quality: Case Studies of Regional, Local, and Community Air Pollution Sources and Exposures

October 25

Special Symposium in honor of

Wallace S. Broecker, Lamont-Doherty Earth  Observatory (1931- 2019)

November 1 Shuichi Kodaira, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth   Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) What we have learned in the Japan Trench since the Tohoku-Oki earthquake
November 8

Distinguished Alumni Speaker

Lisa Tauxe, University of California, San Diego

A re-assessment of the timing of the late Miocene C3-C4 vegetation transition across the Indian subcontinent and the globe
November 15        Alberto Malinverno, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory

Updating the Geomagnetic Polarity Time Scale by steadying the global variation of spreading rates

November 22
Jung-Fu Lin, University of Texas, Austin
November 29 Thanksgiving break


December 6 Daniel Walsh, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory The Environmental History of NYC: Pollution, Pubic Policy and Lessons for the 21st Century



January 24 Fernanda Díaz-Basteris, Cornell College, Iowa                                                                      Comics and Natural Disasters                                                                                                                                    
January 31 Alex Halliday, The Earth Institute, Columbia University  
February 7     Richard Allen, University of California, Berkeley                                                                                 
Februart 14 Catherine Rychert, University of Southampton  
February 21    Jason Briner, University at Buffalo  
February 28      Magali Billen, University of California, Davis  
March 6 Robert Corell, University of Tromso  
March 13 Thaddeus Pawlowski, Columbia University  
March 20 Spring Brake  
March 27 Caroline Strömberg, University of Washington  
April 3 Benjamin Brunner, University of Texas, El Paso  
April 10 Jacques Laskar, The Paris Observatory  
April 17 First-Year Colloquium  
April 24 Kira Lawrence, Lafayette College  
May 1 Special Event