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Date

Speaker

Affiliation

Title

1/26

David Scholl

Sydney Chapman Professor,
University of Alaska Fairbanks

Exploring the notion and implications of a north Pacific Rim Orogenic Stream: The Counter-Clockwise Movement of a Raft of Continental Crust from British Columbia Toward Kamchatka

2/2

Mandy Booth

Alaska Stable IsotopeFacility

Interactions between climate and tectonics in the eastern Himalay

2/9

Anupma Prakash

Geophysical Institute and
Dept. of Geology & Geophysics, UAF

Coal fire:  Mapping, monitoring, modeling, and emission trading

2/16

Bruce Finney
Jason Addison

School of Fisheries and
Ocean Sciences
& Dept. of Geology and Geophysics UAF

Paleoceanography of the Gulf of Alaska

2/23

Elena Suleimani

Alaska Earthquake Information Center, Geophysical Institute

Tsunami inundation mapping for Alaska coastal communities

3/2

Steven Bachtel
ConocoPhillips Co., Houston, TX; AAPG Distinguished Lecturer

Seismic stratigraphy of the Miocene-Pliocene Segitiga Platform, East Natuna Sea Indonesia:  The origin, growth, and demise of an isolated carbonate platform

3/9

Claire Alix

Dept. of Forest Science and Alaska Quaternary Center, UAF

Tree-ring research on driftwood for the study of human use of wood along coastal Alaska

3/16

Spring Break

3/23

Todd Shearer
BP Exploration

Good vibrations:  The role of seismology in hydrocarbon production and development, North Slope, Alaska

3/30

Maria Luisa Crawford
Department of Geology, Bryn Mawr College
Tectonic evolution of the coastal orogen, SE Alaska

4/6

Ray Wells
USGS
Rotating blocks in Cascadia: Controls on seismicity and volcanism

4/13

Donna Eberhart-Phillips
University of California Davis

3-D distribution of anisotropy and attenuation in the Hikurangi subduction zone, New Zealand

4/20
Amanda Kolker
Department of Geology and Geophysics, UAF

Geothermal Exploration at
Chena Hot Springs, 2005-2006

4/27
Nanook Springfest/AGS Meeting
5/4
Anne Sheehan
University of Colorado, Boulder: IRIS/SSA Distinguished Lecturer

Seeing beneath Mt. Everest:  Deep structures beneath the high Himalaya

 

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