Lecture Series

Spring 2016/2017 Lecture Series

Departmental Seminar Series: Unless otherwise stated, seminars are held at 4:00 pm in room 1 Shideler Hall.  Refreshments are served prior to each lecture, beginning at 3:30 pm outside of room 1 Shideler. Contact Cathy Edwards at 513-529-3216 if you have any questions.

Friday, February 3, 2017

Markus Kleber (Oregon State)
"Beyond recalcitrance:  carbon flow through the mineral soils of a prokaryotic world"

Friday, February 10, 2017

Yuning Fu
"GPS as an Independent Measurement to Estimate Water Storage Change in the Western United States"

Friday, February 17, 2017

Erik Klemetti (Denison University)
"Centuries of boredom punctuated by moments of extreme terror:  Magmatic processes at Cascade volcanoes recorded in Zircon"

Friday, February 24, 2017

Justin Dodd (Northern Illinois University)
Oxygen Isotopes in Biogenic Silica:  A Record of Cryogenic Brine Formation in the Pliocene Ross Sea, Antarctica"

Friday, March 3, 2017

Mathias Vuille (University of Albany, SUNY)
"South American summer monsoon reconstruction over the past millennium from isotope proxies"

Friday, March 10, 2017

Frederick Partey (KGHM International, Geology Alum)
"Selenium attenuation via reductive precipitation in unsaturated waste rock as a control on groundwater impacts in the Idaho phosphate patch"

Friday, March 31, 2017

Emily Peterman (Bowdoin College)
"Evidence of Extreme Metamorphism Preserved at the Atomic Scale:  Case STudies from Eastern Greece and Western Massachusetts"

Thursday, April 6, 2017**

William Ellsworth (Stanford University)
Managing the Hazard of Induced Earthquakes:  Lessons from the U.S. Midcontinent"

Friday, April 7, 2017 @ NOON - Room 2 Upham Hall

William Ellsworth (Stanford University)
"The evolving earthquake hazard near Cushing, Oklahoma"

Friday, April 21, 2017

Heather Royston (North American Director of Oil & Gas for ERM: Environmental Resources Management)

Friday, April 28 2017

Peter Roopnarine (California Academy of Sciences)
"The role on intrinsic ecological dynamics in responses to, and recovery from mass extinctions"

Friday, May 5, 2017

Adam Simon (University of Michigan)
"The origin of metal ore deposits"

**This is the 15th Annual Baldwin Frontiers in Geology Lecture


If you would like to be added to our seminar notice mailing list, please contact Cathy Edwards by phone at 513-529-3216 or via email: edwardca@MiamiOh.edu.