Department of Geology & Geophysics

FRIDAY SEMINARS

3:30 P.M., 201 Reichardt Building

   09/05/14

Paul McCarthy, Professor, Dept. of Geology & Geophysics, UAF
Sarah Fowell, Associate Professor, Dept. of Geology & Geophysics, UAF

Welcome to the Department of Geosciences

09/12/14

Carl Tape, Assistant Professor, Dept of Geology & Geophysics, UAF
Title:
The Birth of Earthquakes

09/19/14

Hajo Eicken, Professor, Dept of Geology & Geophysics, UAF
Title: 
Sea-ice hazards, associated risks, and implications for human activities in the arctic.

09/26/14

Elisabeth Nadin, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geology & Geophysics, UAF
Title: TBA
10/03/14Jeff Benowitz, Research Assistant Professor,  Water and Environmental Research Center, UAF
Title: 
Why is Denali so big? Thermochronological, neotectonic, and geological investigations into the long term evolution of the Mt. McKinley Restraining Bend
10/10/14Patrick Druckenmiller, Associate Professor, Dept. of Geology & Geophysics, UAF
Title: 
Paleontological adventures in the Arctic
10/17/14Gwen Flowers, Associate Professor, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, Canada
Title: (Glacier Hydrology: Title TBA)
10/24/14

Andy Bliss, Research Associate, Geophysical Institute, UAF
Title
: Runoff projections for the Upper Susitna Watershed: impacts of the changing climate, glaciers, and permafrost

10/31/14Uma Bhatt, Professor, Dept. of Atmospheric Sciences and Geophysical Institute, UAF
Title: 
The Climate Hiatus: Global and Arctic perspectives
11/7/14

Martin Truffer, Professor, Dept. of Physics Geophysical Institute, UAF
Title: When ice meets water: the various responses of lake and tidal water calving glaciers

11/14/14Florian Zieman, Postdoctoral researcher, Geophysical Institute, UAF
Title: 
Modeling Juneau Icefield with the Parallel Ice Sheet Model (PISM)
11/21/14David Verbyla, Professor, Department of  Geology & Geophysics, UAF
Title:  
Remote Sensing of Change in Alaska Associated with Climate Warming
11/28/14

NO SEMINAR: THANKSGIVING

12/05/14Franz Meyer, Assistant Professor, Geophysics and Geophysical Institute, UAF
Title:
Operational Hazard Analysis with Spaceborne Radars
12/12/14

NO SEMINAR