The Department maintains an outstanding seminar program with invited speakers of international stature, which enables our graduate students to interact with leaders and innovators in their fields. DGSE seminars are open to the local and university geoscience community eager to learn about the latest topics in geological science and engineering research.
Fall 2020 seminar schedule
All seminars are on Monday at 4 p.m. and will be conducted via Zoom in Fall 2020. Flyers with titles and abstracts are typically distributed ~1 week before the talk. Please email the Department to be added to the announcement distribution list. If you do not wish to be on the distribution list but want to receive the Zoom link for this talk, you may also email Paula Noble to receive the link.
Individual Zoom links to each seminar may be requested by emails listed below in the "Request Zoom Link Email" column of the seminar table.
|Date||Seminar title||Presenter||Request Zoom Link Email|
|9/28/2020||Fault evolution and earthquakes||Mian Lui, U. Missouri Columbiaemail@example.com|
|10/5/2020||Xenon isotopes and mantle heterogeneity||Rita Parai, Washington Univ. St. Louisfirstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com|
|10/12/2020||Integrating the plutonic and wall-rock record: ten million years of simultaneous incremental emplacement and episodic hydrothermal pulses in the Alta–Little Cottonwood system, Utah||Mike Stearns, Utah Valleyfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|10/19/2020||The active tectonics in Taiwan||Mong-Han Huang, U. Marylandemail@example.com|
|11/2/2020||On the Role of Depositional Environment and Fabric on Mechanical Properties of Sands and Gravels||Nicolas Sitar, UC Berkeleyfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|11/9/2020||Vertebrate Paleontology at Petrified Forest National Park||Adam Marsh, Petrified Forest National Park and UT Austinemail@example.com|
|11/16/2020||Picture a Scientist Question & Answer session*||Jane Willenbring, Stanfordfirstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com|
|11/30/2020||From Grains to Landscapes: Reconstructing Martian Environments at Multiple Scales||Frances Rivera-Hernandez, Dartmouthfirstname.lastname@example.org|