RSES Seminars

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You can view all planned RSES SeminarsNote that seminar dates are subject to change until they are properly advertised!

All seminars held in the Jaeger 1 Seminar Room, Research School of Earth Sciences, 142 Mills Rd, Acton ACT 2601.

Upcoming events

30
Mar
2017
Speaker: Mr Tim Jones (RSES)
The mantle plume hypothesis predicts that a single age-progressive chain of volcanism will form as a tectonic plate passes over a comparatively fixed plume conduit.
18
Apr
2017
Speaker: Prof. Simon Harley (University of Edinburgh)
Abstract to follow in due course.

Past events

09
Mar
2017
Speaker: Dr Dave Munday (British Antarctic Survey)
Over geological time the placement of the Earth’s continents is altered by tectonic activity such that the geometry of the oceans also changes.
02
Mar
2017
Speaker: Laurent Devriendt (U Wollongong)
The Earth’s past climate, sea level and ice volume have been reconstructed from the oxygen isotope ratio (18O/16O) of inorganic and biogenic carbon
28
Feb
2017
Speaker: Paolo Sossi (Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris)
Moderately Volatile Elements (MVEs) in chondritic meteorites vary as a smooth function of their condensation temperatures, calculated for a gas of nebular composition (Tc
23
Feb
2017
Speaker: Kate Holland (RSES)
The geochemistry of planktic foraminifer shells are among our most important proxies for reconstructing past ocean conditions and climate.
16
Feb
2017
Speaker: Dr Jenna Roberts
An important milestone in 20th century environmental science was the publication of several reports from the United Kingdom in the 1990’s showing reproductive abnorma

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