Department of Geology & Geophysics

FRIDAY SEMINARS

3:30 P.M., 201 Reichardt Building

    01/17/14

NO SEMINAR
01/24/14

Rainer J. Newberry, Professor, Dept of Geology & Geophysics, UAF
Title:  We Want to Hear From You
discussion of what changes our geoscience students would like to see be made to our curriculum --CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

01/31/14

Rainer J. Newberry, Professor, Dept of Geology & Geophysics, UAF
Title:  We Want to Hear From You
discussion of what changes our geoscience students would like to see be made to our curriculum

02/07/14

Stephen Holtkamp, Post Doctoral Researcher, National Science Foundation & Geophysical Institute
Title: A New Tool for Better Characterizing Seismic Sequences throughout Alaska

02/14/14

Matthew Nolan, Research Associate Professor,  Water and Environmental Research Center, UAF
Title: 
What do McCall Glacier, Caribou, and Monster Truck Tires Have in Common?
02/21/14CHAPMAN CHAIR SERIES
Donna Shillington, Lamont Associate Research Professor, Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Title: 
Controls on Abrupt Changes in Subduction Zone Faulting, Hydration, and Sesmiicty
02/28/14CHAPMAN CHAIR SERIES
Bernard Coakley, Professor, UAF & Geophysical Institute
Title:  Amerasia Basin:  A New Synthesis of the Mosozoic History or the Arctic Ocean
03/07/14

CHAPMAN CHAIR SERIES
John Jaeger, Associate Professor of Geology, Dept of Geological Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville
Title
:  How to Build a Continental Margin in the Neogene:  Ice, Floods and Hot Times

03/14/14CHAPMAN CHAIR SERIES
Ginger Barth, Geophysicist, United States Geological Survey, CA
Title: 
Defining New Bering Sea Seabed Territory Provides Opportunity to Make Huge Scienftific Advances
03/21/14No Seminar -- Spring Break
03/28/14Douglas  Christensen, Professor, Department of Geology & Geophysics & Geophysical Institute
Title: 
1964 Alaska Earthquake --  50th Anniversary / Historical perspective from the viewpoint of a seismologist
04/04/14Anne Rittgers,  Program Coordinator of GeoForce and Sarah Fowell, Associate Professor, Department of  Geology & Geophysics, UAF
Title: 
“I didn’t know geology could be this fun!”, GeoForce Alaska 2014
04/11/14

Taryn Lopez, Post Doctoral Research Fellow, Geophysical Institute, UAF
Title: 
Geochemical Constraints on Volatile Sources and Subsurface Conditions at Mount Martin, Mount Mageik, and Trident Volcano, Alaska

04/18/14Santosh Panda & Alexander Kholodov, Post Doctoral Fellows, Geophysical Institute, UAF and Prajna Regmi, PhD Geophysics Candidate, Dept. Geology & Geophysics, UAF, and Louise Farquharson, PhD Geology Candidate, Dept. Geology & Geophysics, UAF
Title
:  Application of Modeling, Remote Sensing, and Ground Based Observation Methods for Permafrost  Research
04/25/14 No Seminar -- SPRING FEST
 05/02/14Jeremy Lebert, Geoscience Major, Joergen Myhr, Graduate Exchange Student, Amber Phillippe, Ph.D. Interdisciplinary Candidate, Paul Wilcox, Ph.D. Geology Candidate, Veselina Yakimova, Undergraduate Exchange Student, Qingping Yu, Geoscience Major
Title: 
TED-Ice*  -- A Collection of Talks on Ice
*Not officially connected wit h TED