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
Nov
2017
Speaker: Dietmar Muller (University of Sydney)
Rapid global environmental change compels us to better understand what makes our planet habitable in the long run.  Fundamental questions are: What can we learn from the geologi
07
Dec
2017
Speaker: Derya Guerer (Utrecht University)
Anatolia (present day Turkey) represents part of the Alpine-Himalayan orogen and exposes previously buried and metamorphosed rocks now covering an area of ~300 x 400 km.

Past events

07
Nov
2017
Speaker: Mr Shayne Lakey (RSES)
The movement of water bound in the mineral chlorite from the earth’s surface to the mantle via subduction zones
02
Nov
2017
Speaker: Mark Hoggard (University of Cambridge)
It was recognised in the 1930s that temporal evolution of mantle convection should cause transient vertical motions of Earth’s surface, known as dynamic topography.
26
Oct
2017
Speaker: Richard Blewett (Geoscience Australia)
Northern Australia is resource rich – it boasts many world-class deposits such as iron ore (Pilbara), Cu-Au (Tennant Creek), diamonds (Argyle), Cu-Pb-Zn (Mt Isa), U (Ranger) and
24
Oct
2017
Speaker: Mr Morgan WIlliams
This presentation will explore the use of microscale oxygen isotope analysis using SHRIMP to investigate seafloor hydration and subduction dehydration of the altered oceanic cru
19
Oct
2017
Speaker: Gordon Lister (RSES)
A slab decapitation event may actively be in progress beneath the Hindu Kush, at the forefront of the modern India-Asia collision. We argue that the underlying tectonics involve

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