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Seminar Series

SPRING 2015

University of Idaho / Washington State University

Seminars are held on Fridays from 3:00-4:00pm at WSU and from 3:30-4:30pm at UI.

  • UI-hosted seminars are in McClure Hall, Room 209.
  • WSU-hosted seminars are in Webster, Room 16.


April 3, 2015 (3:00pm, WSU Webster 11)

Columbia River Basalts: Emerging Perspectives

John Wolff, Washington State University



Date

Location

Speaker/Title

Jan 16

WSU

Julie Baldwin, University of Montana
Proterozoic tectonic evolution of the Ruby Range: insights from phase equilibria modeling and monazite petrochronology

Jan 23

UI

Amanda Nahm, University of Idaho
Tectonics on Enceladus: Are all its faults normal?

Jan 30

WSU

Reed Lewis, Idaho Geological Survey
The Great Falls Tectonic Zone: A Perspective from Idaho

Feb 6

UI

Britney Schmidt, Georgia Tech
Europa in Our Backyard

Feb 13

WSU

Keegan Schmidt, Lewis-Clark State College
Bending and severing the Mesozoic Cordilleran accretionary boundary in the Syringa embayment, north-central Idaho

Feb 20

WSU

Mark Schmitz, Boise State
Accelerated and punctuated: new developments in the petrochronology of silicic magmas

Feb 27

UI

M. Elliot Smith, Northern Arizona University
TBA

Mar 6

UI

Donna Whitney, University of Minnesota
Melting the mountains: crustal flow and collapse

Mar 13

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NO SEMINAR

Mar 27

UI

John Hughes, University of Vermont
The Many Facets of Apatite

Apr 3

WSU

John Wolff, WSU
Columbia River Basalts: Emerging Perspectives

Apr 10

UI

Julie Fosdick, University of Indiana-Bloomington
A revised basin chronology in the southern Central Andes: tectonic implications for Eocene basin sedimentation

Apr 17

WSU

Audrey Bouvier, University of Western Ontario
Meteorites: time capsules of the early Solar System and Earth's evolution

Apr 24

UI

Bre MacInnes, Central Washington University
TBA

May 1

WSU

Student Presentations at WSU

May 8

UI

Student Presentations at UI
Buzon, Parker, Pourtabib, Sorenson, and Warren