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

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
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
23
Nov
2017
Speaker: Laurie Menviel (Macquarie University)
Atmospheric CO2 increased by 90 ppm during the last deglaciation, but the sequence of events leading to this increase remains poorly constrained and a combination of
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

Past events

05
Sep
2017
Speaker: Mr Yuhao Dai (RSES)
The ratio Mg/Ca in planktonic foraminifera is a widely used proxy for the sea surface temperature.
31
Aug
2017
Speaker: Terry Seward (Victoria University of Wellington)
Sulfur occurs ubiquitously in crustal fluids as sulfate and sulfur dioxide (oxidised species) and as sulfide (the reduced species H2S and HS-).
29
Aug
2017
Speaker: Kelsie Long (RSES)
This presentation will explore the use of the chemical and isotopic signatures in ear stones (otoliths) from modern and ancient golden perch to track the changing c
24
Aug
2017
Speaker: Richard Matear (CSIRO)
Earth System Models provide a valuable tool for investigating the interactions of the climate system with the carbon cycle - referred to as carbon-climate feedbacks.  Carbon-cli
22
Aug
2017
Speaker: Jennifer Wurtzel (RSES)
My listeners will be led on a true interdisciplinary scientific journey that starts in a Sumatran cave, makes a pit stop in carbonate mineralogy with the use of lasers and thin

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