Geoscience Colloquia for Fall 2012 Semester

Thursday September 13th, 2012 3:30-4:30 PM
Dr. Chad Deering
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Title: The Temporal and Spatial Distribution of Volatile Transfer From Source to Surface in the Taupo Volcanic Zone, New Zealand
Abstract (pdf; 18kb)

Lapham Hall N101
Refreshments served after the colloquium at 4:30 in Lapham 168.


Thursday September 20th, 2012 3:30-4:30 PM
Dr. Masako Tominaga
Michigan State University
Title: The cutting edge of underwater marine geophysics: new insights from the (very) recent AUV magnetic survey in the western Pacific Jurassic ocean basin and potential application for lake research.
Abstract (pdf; 50kb)

Lapham Hall N101
Refreshments served after the colloquium at 4:30 in Lapham 168.


Thursday September 27th, 2012 3:30-4:30 PM
Dr. Kue-Young Kim
Korea Institute of Geoscience & Mineral Resources
Title: Characteristics of salt-precipitation and the associated pressure build-up during CO2 storage in saline aquifers
Abstract (pdf; 33kb)

Lapham Hall N101
Refreshments served after the colloquium at 4:30 in Lapham 168.


Thursday October 4th, 2012 3:30-4:30 PM
Dr. Steve Hasiotis
The University of Kansas
Title: Traces of Permo-Triassic Antarctic Life on Land and Sea from the Beacon Supergroup, Beardmore Glacier region, Central Transantarctic Mountains, Antarctica: Implications for Diversity, Environment, and the Greatest Mass Extinction of All Time.
Abstract (pdf; 12kb)

Lapham Hall N101
Refreshments served after the colloquium at 4:30 in Lapham 168.


Thursday October 11th, 2012 3:30-4:30 PM
Dr. Hahn Chul Jung
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Title: Wetland Hydrologic Studies Using Remote Sensing and Modeling.
Abstract (pdf; 13kb)

Lapham Hall N101
Refreshments served after the colloquium at 4:30 in Lapham 168.


Thursday October 18th, 2012 3:30-4:30 PM
Dr. Laodong Guo
UW-Milwaukee, School of Freshwater Sciences
Title: Remobilization of permafrost soil organic carbon in a changing environment
Abstract (pdf; 9kb)

Lapham Hall N101
Refreshments served after the colloquium at 4:30 in Lapham 168.


Thursday October 25th, 2012 3:30-4:30 PM
Dr. Alycia Stigall, Associate Professor of Geological Sciences at Ohio University
Ohio University
Title: Tracking species through space and time: The impact of invasive species during the Late Devonian Mass Extinction and Late Ordovician Richmondian Invasion.
Abstract (pdf; 10kb)

Lapham Hall N101
Refreshments served after the colloquium at 4:30 in Lapham 168.


Thursday November 1st, 2012 3:30-4:30 PM
Geosciences Students
UW-Milwaukee
Title: GSA Practice Talks
Abstract (pdf; 34 kb)

Lapham Hall N101
Refreshments served after the colloquium at 4:30 in Lapham 168.


Thursday November 15th, 2012 3:30-4:30 PM
Dr. Scott Bradford
United States Department of Agriculture
Title: Colloids in the Subsurface: Applications, Theory, and Challenges
Abstract (pdf; 66kb)

Lapham Hall N101
Refreshments served after the colloquium at 4:30 in Lapham 168.


Thursday November 29th, 2012 3:30-4:30 PM
Dr. Pedro Marenco
Bryn Mawr College, PA
Title: Contrasting shallow and deep paleoenvironments and the biotic recovery from the End Permian mass extinction.
Abstract (pdf; 27kb)

Lapham Hall N101
Refreshments served after the colloquium at 4:30 in Lapham 168.