UNC College of Arts & Sciences

Geological Sciences

Fall 2016 Colloquium Series

Thursdays in Mitchell 005

Refreshments at 3:30 pm    Talk at 4 pm

 

August 25    Jose Rafeal Garcia,  Catholic University of Valencia

    Is gaping activity of marine bivalves an indicator of local environmental   variation 

 

September 8  JOINT with CEE: Katherine Renken, University of South Carolina

    Coupled feedback between vegetation and geomorphology in coastal   dunes

 

September 15  Judson Harvey, USGS

  Jenner Speaker Series -Curriculum for Environment and Ecology

    TBA

 

September 22  Thijs Vandenbroucke, Ghent University

Ice, death, bugs and metals in the Palaeozoic

 

October 6    Fangzhen Teng, University of Washington

    Tracing subducted crustal materials in the mantle

 

October 13    Donna Surge, UNC-CH

  Tracing moisture sources of the extreme storm event impacting the   Carolinas in October, 2015 using O, H, and Sr isotope ratios and HYSPLIT

 

October 27    JOINT with CEE: David Butman, University of Washington

    A Carbon Conundrum - Inland Waters

 

November 3    John Bartley, University of Utah

    Metamorphic heat goes where the water flows: the strange case of the   Alta stock    

 

November 10  Paul Pinet, Colgate University

    TBA 

 

November 17  Roberta Rudnick, UCSB

      Glacial diamictites and the evolving composition of the upper continental   crust

 

December 1    Nicholas Christie-Blick, Columbia University

  Why Extensional Detachment Faults Are Still a Problem

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