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Seminar Series

FALL 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 16.


Dec 11, 2014 (4:15pm, Webster 16)

40Ar/39Ar Geochronology and Geochemistry of Cretaceous Bentonites, North Slope, Alaska

Dr. Grant Shimer, Whitman College



Date

Location

Speaker/Title

Sep 4

WSU

Peter Larson, School of the Environment, WSU
Alteration and Fluid Flow in Large Continental Hydrothermal Systems

Sep 11

UI

Carmen Nezat, Eastern Washington University
Seasonal and spatial changes in the dissolved load of the Spokane River

Sep 18

WSU

Nathalie Wall, WSU Radiochemistry
General Aspects of Environmental Radiochemistry

Sep 25

UI

Kate Huntington, University of Washington
Carbonate clumped isotope thermometry in continental tectonics

Oct 2

WSU

John McCloy, WSU Material Science
Alumino-silicate Minerals and their Importance for Nuclear Waste Management

Oct 9

UI

Leslie Baker, UI Geological Science
Aqueous weathering of Columbia River Basalts

Oct 16

WSU

Jackie Caplan-Auerbach, Western Washington University, Geology
Landslide Reflections: The Sounds of Submarine Sliding on West Mata Volcano, NE Lau Basin

Oct 30

WSU

Helena Buurman, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Alaska Earthquake Information Center
Tying Geochemistry to Seismology at Alaska Volcanoes

Nov 6

UI

Scott McCoy, University of Nevada-Reno
Shifting Rivers and Moving Divides: A Dynamic View of Landscape Evolution

Nov 13

WSU

Chris Mattinson, Central Washington University
Timescales of Mid-Crustal Arc Processes, Chelan Migmatite Complex, North Cascades, Washington

Nov 20

UI

UI Geology Graduate Student Presentations
Thomas Morrow, Emma Baker, Jeff Larimer

Dec 4

UI

Hari Mix, Santa Clara University
Paleoclimate and the use of isotopes to address climate change

Dec 11

WSU

Grant Shimer, Whitman College, Geology
40Ar/39Ar Geochronology and Geochemistry of Cretaceous Bentonites, North Slope, Alaska