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

01
Feb
2018
Speaker: Teresa Ubide (University of Queensland)
Geochemical imaging with Laser Ablation Inductively Coupled Mass Spectrometry (LA-ICP-MS) has rapidly developed in the last few years as an in-situ, high resolution technique ab
15
Feb
2018
Speaker: Bradley Opdyke (RSES)
Déodat Gratet de Dolomieu made the first report of the presence of the mineral, rocks and mountains that bear his name in 1791 in the ‘Journal de Physique’.

Past events

13
Jun
2017
Speaker: Richard Skelton (RSES)
Dislocations are linear topological defects which divide slipped and unslipped regions of a crystal lattice, which play an important role in determining the critical stress for
08
Jun
2017
Speaker: Dr Richard Ernst (Carleton University, Canada, and Tomsk State University, Russia)
Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) represent large volume (>0.1 Mkm3; frequently above >1 Mkm3), mainly mafic (-ultramafic) magmatic events of intraplate
01
Jun
2017
Speaker: Dr Gideon Rosenbaum (University of Queensland)
The recognition of curved orogenic belts (oroclines) in modern and ancient tectonic environments provides crucial information for tectonic reconstructions.
18
May
2017
Speaker: Dr Mark Kendrick (RSES)
It was long assumed that subduction zone metamorphism acts as a barrier to recycling of volatiles into the Earth’s mantle.  In particular, the inability of noble gases to form c
11
May
2017
Speaker: Prof. Daniel Neuville, IPGP
Viscosity is a most important physical property of silicate melts as it controls mass and heat transfer in the Earth’s interiors, as well as in high temperature industrial melti

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