Weekly seminars, exploring the earth sciences and geophysics disciplines Weekly seminars, exploring the earth sciences and geophysics disciplines

Unless stated, these talks will take place every two weeks on a Tuesday at 1 pm in the Clayton room.

Date

Speaker

Title

Spring 2016

19 Jan Stuart Umbro and Eileen Gallacher (UEA)

Quantifying glacial-interglacial ocean temperature change using clumped isotopes

How warm and salty was the sea? Middle Jurassic paleo temperature and salinity reconstructions using clumped isotopes

26 Jan tbc  
2 Feb Christopher Herbert (UEA) Unit bars: formation and internal structure
9 Feb tbc  
16 Feb Jim Hendry (Tullow Oil, Dublin)

Hot, salty and faulty dolomites on the Isle of Man

(how, why, when, and …… so what?)

23 Feb Nick Garrard and David Litchfield (UEA)

Investigating nitrogen cycling in the hyporheic zone using stable isotopes

Volcanic risk, uncertainty and decision making in Dominica

1 Mar tbc  
8 Mar Emily Peckover (UEA) Petrographic parallels and dating problems in two Turkish stalagmites
19 April Cancelled  

26 April

Jackie Kendrick (University of Liverpool)

Fractures and friction in magma during volcanic eruptions
10 May Tim Atkinson (UCL) The Ripple Effect - ENV underground in Java in 1982 and the later consequences


Past seminars

Organiser: Katie Preece