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Seminar Series

SPRING 2014

University of Idaho / Washington State University

Seminars are held on Thursdays at 4:00pm with informal get-togethers with speakers starting at ~3:50pm.

  • UI-hosted seminars are in McClure Hall, Room 209.
  • WSU-hosted seminars are in Webster, Room B17.


May 1, 2014 (4:00pm, UI McClure 209)

Diavik Waste Rock Project: Kimberlites, Diamonds, and Sulfides in the Great White North

Dr. Jeff Langman, University of Waterloo, Canada



Date

Location

Speaker/Title

Jan 23

UI

Jason Barnes, UI Physics Dept
Insights into Dunes on Saturn's Moon Titan from Earth's Namib Sand Sea

Jan 30

WSU

Melissa Goodman Elgar, WSU Archeology
Pedosphere evidence for cumulative human impacts on earth systems: Cases from South America

Feb 6

UI

Tyrone Rooney, GeoPRISMS special speaker
From initiation to termination - the critical role of magma in rift evolution

Feb 13

WSU

Reagan Patton, WSU
Rheological modeling of the terrestrial planets-dealing with scale dependence

Feb 20

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No Seminar This Week

Feb 27

WSU

Stacia Gordon, University of Nevada, Reno
Rates, Conditions, and Scales of Mass Transfer From the Mantle to the Crust: Insights from Earth’s Youngest UHP Terrane

Mar 6

UI

Anette von der Handt, University of Minnesota
Arctic Ridge Systems

Mar 13

WSU

Steve Henderson, WSU Vancouver
Surface and subsurface breaking waves in oceans and lakes

Mar 27

WSU

Evaluating economic REE deposits with emphasis on carbonatites of the Bear Lodge Mountains, Wyoming
Allen Anderson

Mar 31 (Mon)

UI

Robin Nimmer, Terra Graphics
A Portrait of Environmental Consulting

Apr 3

UI

Flow, bulge, and jerk; quantifying surface motions with particle image velocimetry at Volcan Santaiguito (Guatemala)
Jeff Johnson, Boise State University

Apr 10

UI

Thibaut Barreyre, Woods Hole Oceanography Inst.
Dynamics and heat fluxes of the Lucky Strike Hydrothermal Field (Mid-Atlantic Ridge, 37o17'N)

Apr 17

UI

The Tectonic Evolution of the Tibetan Plateau: insights from Northern Tibet and the surrounding region
Alison Duval, University of Washington

Apr 24

UI

Student Presentations
Brady Lubenow, Alex Moody, Aaron Rodriquez

May 1

UI

Diavik Waste Rock Project: Kimberlites, Diamonds, and Sulfides in the Great White North
Jeff Langman, University of Waterloo, Canada