Geosciences Colloquium Series - Fall 2020

August 27, 2020
Jon Pelletier

“Designing mine-site reclamations that minimize erosion"


September 3, 2020
No colloquium  
September 10, 2020
Jay Quade
"Resetting Southern Tibet: The serious challenge of obtaining primary

records of Paleoaltimetry"


September 17, 2020
Susan Beck

"A Tale of Two Modern Flat Slabs along the South America Subduction Zone"

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September 24, 2020
Tim Jull

"Annual carbon-14 variability in tree-rings: Implications for the calibration curve and rapid solar events"

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October 1, 2020
Eric Kiser

“Conjugate Faulting, Lower Mantle Seismicity, and Slab Settling Associated with the 2015 Bonin Islands Deep-Focus Earthquake”


October 8, 2020
Luke McGuire

"Fires, Floods, and Debris Flows: Geomorphic Impacts of an Increasingly Disturbed World"

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October 15, 2020
October 22, 2020
Jessica Tierney

“The Last Glacial Maximum revisited: New perspectives from paleoclimate data assimilation"

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October 29, 2020
Jianjun Yin

“Sea level rise and storm surge along the U.S. Atlantic coast in recent high-resolution climate model simulations and projections”

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November 5, 2020
Barbara Carrapa

"Deciphering tectonics and climatic signatures from sedimentary archives"

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November 12, 2020
Joellen Russell

"The Future of the Southern Ocean Carbon Sink: Robot Floats, Supercomputers and Satellites"

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November 19, 2020
Jack Holt

“Alaskan Glaciers - Canary in a Coal Mine”

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November 26, 2020
No colloquium --- Thanksgiving
December 3, 2020
Mark Barton

“Gold, black gold, and heresy: crustal extension, alkaline lakes and the origin of the world’s second greatest gold province”

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