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Date

Speaker

Affiliation

Title

9/05

 

 

No Seminar

9/12

Joern Thiede

Chapman Chair Lecture Director of the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Bremerhaven, Germany

Transition from the Greenhouse to the Ice-House Arctic Ocean

9/19

Jeff Freymueller

Professor,
Geolophysical Institute,
University of Alaska Fairbanks

Spatial Variations in Plate Coupling, Seismic Slip, and Slow Slip in the Alaska-Aleutian Subduction Zone

9/26

Donald Atwood

Manager, Remote Sensing Support Center,
Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks

Spaceborne Tools for Measuring Mass Balance
In Alaskan Glaciers

10/03

Ronni Grapenthin Jason Amundson Taryn Lopez

Geophysics and Chemistry & Biochemistry PhD Students
University of Alaska Fairbanks

Erupting Volcanoes and Rolling Icebergs: Impressions From this Summer's Field Work

10/10

Birgit Hagedorn

Research Professional IV and Lab Manager
University of Alaska Anchorage

Chemical Erosion in the Two Opposed Environments: Greenland and the Himalayas

10/17

Pavel Izbekov

Research Associate,
Geophysical Institute,
University of Alaska Fairbanks

Twelve Years of a Continuous Eruptive Activity at Karymsky Volcano, Kamchatka: What drives it?

10/24

Wesley Wallace

Professor,
Department of Geology & Geophysics
University of Alaska Fairbanks

The Yakatago Fold-And-Thrust Belt: Implications for Mountain Building and the Pacific-North America Plate Boundary.

10/31

Matthew Sturm

Reseach Physical Scientist,
CRREL-Alaska

Repeated Patterns in Tundra Snow: Data and Potential Uses in Modeling

11/07

Jessica Larsen
Research Associate Professor
Department of Geology & Geophysics
University of Alaska Fairbanks

The July-August 2008 Eruption of Okmok Volcano, Alaska

11/14

Dave Montgomery

Professor,
Dept. of Earch and Space Science,
University of Washington
Dirt: The Erosion of Civilizations

11/21

Erin Petitt
Research Associate Professor,
College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics,
University of Alaska Fairbanks

Underwater Acoustics of Tidewater Glaciers
and
Girls on Ice: Using "Immersion" to Teach Fluency" in Science

11/28
  No Seminar -- Thanksgiving Break
12/05
Jerome Johnson
Research Professor
Institute of Northern Engineering
University of Alaska Fairbanks

The Art And Science of Determining Soil Properties on Mars and Its Importance for Science and Engineering
12/12

Mark Fahnestock

Professor,
University of New Hampshire, Durham

Rapid Outlet Glacier Change in Greeland Glacier Surface Mass Balance Modeling on Greenland

 

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Last modified November 13, 2008 by geology@uaf.edu

 

 

Background Image is a dinosaur track found by 2006 Geology Field Camp students Susi Tomsich and Jeremiah Drewel. Photo compliments of Jeremiah Drewel.