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

19
Jul
2018
Speaker: Prof Tim Naish (Victoria University of Wellington)
The mid-Pliocene (3.3 -3 Ma) has long been considered an analogue for future global warming with atmospheric CO2 concentration of 400 ppm, average surface temperature
17
Jul
2018
Speaker: Mr Leo Baeza (RSES)
Triple oxygen isotope measurements (16O, 17O, and 18O) revolutionized our understanding of meteoritics and cosmochemistry since the discovery of
12
Jul
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.
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.
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.

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