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

05
Sep
2013
Speaker: Dr. Jung-Woo Park (Earth Materials and Processes, RSES)
The behaviour of important ore metals such as Cu and Au are largely controlled by sulfide phases during partial melting and magma evolution due to their high partition coefficie
22
Aug
2013
Speaker: Dr. Fabio A. Capitanio (Monash University, Melbourne)
Examples of deformations in continent interiors are many, yet they remain unexplained by plate tectonics theory.
15
Aug
2013
Speaker: Dr. Fred Jourdan (Curtin University, Perth)
The history of life on Earth is punctuated by large mass extinction events, with five large ones occurring in the Phanerozoic and several smaller ones occurring between them.
08
Aug
2013
Speaker: Dr. Richard W. Henley (RSES, Earth Materials and Processes)
Chemical data for fumaroles and for atmospheric gas and ash plumes from active arc volcanoes provide glimpses of the rates of release of metal and metalloids, such as Tl and Cd,
01
Aug
2013
Speaker: Prof. Reid R. Keays (Monash University, Melbourne)
The Skaergaard Intrusion of East Greenland is the host for significant magmatic PGE and Au mineralization (the Platinova Reefs).

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