RSES Seminars

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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

02
May
2019
Speakers: Charles Lineweaver
Haiyang Wang
We have performed the most detailed and up-to-date comparison of the bulk elemental composition of the Earth and Sun by comparing terrestrial rocks with meteorite and solar phot
30
May
2019
Speaker: Vasileios Chatzaras, University of Sydney
The boundaries of tectonic plates cover ~15% of Earth’s surface and constitute areas of significant natural hazards, including earthquakes.
19
Sep
2019
Speaker: Patrick De Dekker, RSES
Climatic evolution in Australia spanning human occupancy over the last 55,000 years with particular reference to the broad context of the last glacial maximum

Past events

12
Nov
2013
Speaker: Kate Boston (RSES, Earth Chemistry)
Accessory minerals allanite, monazite and rutile from amphibolite facies rocks across the Barrovian sequence of the Central Alps (Switzerland) were investigated for composition
07
Nov
2013
Speaker: Prof. Patrick De Deckker (RSES, Earth Environment)
I will go through some of the key discoveries and achievements that we made at the ANU, many of which in collaboration with international teams, using both Australian and foreig
04
Nov
2013
Speaker: Prof. Philip Boyd (Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies (IMAS), University of Tasmania, Hobart)
Marine phytoplankton drives half of Earth’s primary productivity and hence underpins most ocean foodwebs.  Climate change is modifying many ocean properties that exert controls
31
Oct
2013
Speaker: Dr. Daniel E Harlov (GeoForschungsZentrum, Potsdam, Germany)
Complete equilibration between silicate, oxide, and phosphate mineral species in the crust and lithospheric mantle can most effectively be accomplished through the action of flu
24
Oct
2013
Speaker: A/Prof. Greg Yaxley (RSES, Earth Materials and Processes)
The oxygen fugacity (ƒO2) of peridotite upper mantle is predicted to decrease with increasing pressure because of molar volume changes of redox buffering reactions in peridotiti

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