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Seminar Series

Apr 13, 2017 (Thur 4:00 p.m., WSU Webster 11)

The Anatomy Of Old Faithful: Seismic imagery of the entire Yellowstone plumbing system, mantle plume to crustal magma reservoirs to geysers and hotsprings

Robert Smith, University of Utah

Times and Locations

Seminars are held on Thursdays at WSU or UI.

  • UI-hosted seminars are in McClure Hall, Room 209 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.
  • WSU-hosted seminars are in Webster, Room 16 from 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Date Location Speaker/Title
Jan 26 WSU Jeffrey Lee (Central Washington Univ)
A 125 km-long right step across the Pacific-North America plate boundary dextral shear system: Kinematics of fault slip transfer
Feb 2 UI Eric Mittelstaedt (Univ Idaho)
Investigating deep-sea hydrothermal circulation at mid-ocean ridges using cameras, light-up boards, and sticky fluids
Feb 23 WSU Renee Breedlovestrout (Idaho Geological Survey)
Idaho has gas to burn: hydrocarbon play element analysis in the Payette Basin, southwest Idaho
Feb 27 (Mon) UI, JEB 104 Erika Rader (Post Doc, NASA Ames Research Center)
Imitating Giant Lava Flows -Flood basalt emplacement in the Deccan Traps, India
Mar 2 UI Gary Michelfelder (Missouri State University)
Magma Accumulation at Continental Volcanic Arcs: Using a Crystal-Size Scale to Track the Evolution of Large Volcanic Systems
Mar 7 (Tues) UI Ben Ellis (Institut fur Geochemie und Petrologie, ETH Zurich)
Pre-and post-eruptive histories of Snake River Plain rhyolites
Mar 9 UI Emily Mullen (Laboratoire Magmas et Volcans, Université Blaise Pascal)
Origin and evolution of Cascade Arc magmatism: Perspectives from geochemistry and geochronology
Mar 23 UI Thomas Ptak
Pipelines, Energy Rescaling and Small Hydropower in China: Security, Development and Sustainability
Mar 30 WSU Kathleen Autenrieth (Kinross Gold Corporation)
Economic geology of the Curlew district, Wash.: exploration of a blind epithermal system
Apr 6 UI Cameron Campbell (California Division of Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Resources)
Are Unconventionals Becoming the New Conventionals?
Apr 13 WSU Robert Smith (University of Utah)
The Anatomy Of Old Faithful: Seismic imagery of the entire Yellowstone plumbing system, mantle plume to crustal magma reservoirs to geysers and hotsprings

Contact

Department of Geological Sciences

Physical Address:
McClure Hall 203

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 3022
Moscow, ID 83844-3022

Phone: (208) 885-6192

Email: geology@uidaho.edu

Web: Geological Sciences