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

27
Jun
2017
Speaker: Alice Barthel (RSES/UNSW)
In the Southern Ocean surrounding Antarctica, strong ocean currents interact with underwater topographic features.
29
Jun
2017
Speaker: Dr Adele Morrison (RSES)
Global deep waters (below 2000 m) upwell back to the sea surface overwhelmingly in the Southern Ocean.
04
Jul
2017
Speaker: Ms Sareh Rahjabi
With a long and complex deformational history since the initiation of the collision between India and Eurasia in the early Cenozoic, the Himalaya has undergone multiple deformat
06
Jul
2017
Speaker: Prof. Malcolm Sambridge
The concept of zero, sparsity, emptiness, or nothing has a long history in the development of civilizations, and our understanding of the world about us.
11
Jul
2017
Speaker: Salim Masoumi (RSES)
The delay in GPS signals caused by the presence of atmospheric water vapour molecules is widely used to monitor temporal and spatial changes of the troposphere using permanent g

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Past events

22
Jun
2017
Speaker: Dr James Munroe (Memorial University of Newfoundland)
Pangeo Data, a community effort for big data geoscience, identified several building crises facing the Atmosphere / Ocean / Land / Climate (AOC) science community:
15
Jun
2017
Speaker: Prof Thorsten Becker (University of Texas, Austin)
Plate tectonics can be understood from the dynamics of the cold, top thermal boundary layer of Earth's mantle which is convecting over timescales of millions of years.
13
Jun
2017
Speaker: Richard Skelton (RSES)
Dislocations are linear topological defects which divide slipped and unslipped regions of a crystal lattice, which play an important role in determining the critical stress for
08
Jun
2017
Speaker: Dr Richard Ernst (Carleton University, Canada, and Tomsk State University, Russia)
Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) represent large volume (>0.1 Mkm3; frequently above >1 Mkm3), mainly mafic (-ultramafic) magmatic events of intraplate
01
Jun
2017
Speaker: Dr Gideon Rosenbaum (University of Queensland)
The recognition of curved orogenic belts (oroclines) in modern and ancient tectonic environments provides crucial information for tectonic reconstructions.

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