RSES Seminars

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 Kial Stewart

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You can view the calendar for all future scheduled RSES Seminars.

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

Upcoming events

19
Jun
2018
Speaker: Ms Melanie Sieber (RSES)
The carbon content in the atmosphere has a strong influence on climate and has changed dramatically over geological times.
21
Jun
2018
Speaker: Martha Savage (Victoria University of Wellington)
Seismic anisotropy is formed from the alignment of minerals or cracks and as such, can be used as a tool to study deformation and stress beneath the Earth’s surface.
28
Jun
2018
Speaker: Callum Shakespeare (RSES)
Look up at the sky on a cloudy day and you will often see sets of parallel, equally spaced bands of clouds that are the signature of internal waves.
05
Jul
2018
Speaker: Darryn Waugh (Johns Hopkins University / UNSW)
Dramatic decreases in Antarctic ozone (the so called ozone hole) have occurred since the late 1970s.
10
Jul
2018
Speaker: Mr Mainak Mondal (RSES)
Melting of Antarctic ice shelves has a large impact on ocean circulation, future sea level rise and the global climate.

Past events

13
Feb
2014
Speaker: Claire Thompson (RSES, Ocean and Climate Geoscience)
Copper (Cu) has often been termed a Goldilocks element regarding its role in marine systems.
11
Feb
2014
Speaker: Professor Martin Kennedy (University of Adelaide)
The rise of atmospheric oxygen from an initially reducing Earth is widely considered a prerequisite for complex animal life.
12
Dec
2013
Speaker: Irina Zhukova (RSES, Earth Materials and Processes)
Olivine with major element composition approximately (Mg0.9Fe0.1)2SiO4 is the principal mineral in the Earth’s upper mantle and, as a consequence, its chemical and physical prop
05
Dec
2013
Speaker: Chris Chapman (RSES, Earth Physics; CSIRO, Wealth from Oceans Flagship)
Strong, narrow currents called “jets” are ubiquitous phenomena in geophysical fluids.
28
Nov
2013
Speaker: Chris Harney and Samantha Jackson (Hancock Library, Australian National University)
Come along to hear the latest about new resources and services from the Library, as well as a refresher on some of the key resources available to researchers and students.

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