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

25
Sep
2018
Speaker: Ms Jen Prichard (RSES)
Hawaii is the archetypal example of intra-plate 'hotspot' volcanism, yet the mechanisms of plume formation, hotspot volcano formation, and the nature of chemical heterogeneity i
27
Sep
2018
Speaker: Caroline Tiddy - University of South Australia
Mineral exploration is known as a boom and bust industry.
02
Oct
2018
Speaker: Ms Hannah James (RSES)
Isotopic analysis of human remains has become a key scientific technique employed to gather direct evidence of the diet and mobility of past populations.
04
Oct
2018
Speaker: Prof Mike Coffin - University of Tasmania
Phytoplankton in the ocean supply half of the oxygen in Earth’s atmosphere.
01
Nov
2018
Speaker: Penny King, RSES
A fundamental question in earth and planetary systems is: how are chemical elements distributed from high temperature in the planet's interior to low temperatures at the surface

Past events

20
Mar
2018
Speaker: Mr Hongda Hao (RSES)
The platinum-group elements (PGE) are important metals in many technological applications, but some of the rarest elements in the Earth.
15
Mar
2018
Speaker: David Colwyn (Yale University)
The long-held paradigm for the evolution of the Patagonian Andes is that the region was low-lying until the middle Miocene, when it underwent substantial surface uplift.
08
Mar
2018
Speaker: Ken Lawrie (Geoscience Australia)
Our ability to understand, predict and manage complex Earth systems and dynamics is being transformed by a range of new high-resolution satellite, airborne, ground and borehole
06
Mar
2018
Speaker: Mr Pat Carr (RSES)
Three models have been proposed for cassiterite (SnO2) mineralisation in magmatic-hydrothermal environments, 1) magmatic crystallisation from a granitic melt, 2) late
01
Mar
2018
Speaker: Sarah Harmer-Bassell
Mineral surfaces play a vital role in a number of geological, environmental and technological areas including ore formation, weathering of minerals, minerals processing, biomine

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