Earth and Planetary Sciences Fall 2015 Seminars
Thursdays at 1:15 p.m. EPS Conference Room (unless otherwise noted)
*Friday, September 11 - 12:45 PM
MEHMET YESILTAS, Stony Brook University
"Synchrotron-based infrared microspectroscopy of meteorites"
*September 17 - **12:15 PM:
ALICIA CRUZ-URIBE, University of Maine
"Arc magma genesis from melting of mélange diapirs"
CATHLEEN DOHERTY, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory/Columbia University
"Geochemical Evolution of the Lithospheric Mantle in the West Antarctic Rift System"
October 8: No seminar
ELISE RUMPF, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory/Columbia University
"Thicknesses of lunar lava flows: Comparison of layered mare units with terrestrial analogs"
NILS BIGGE, Bochum Universiteit – Kade Fellow
"Symplectites in eclogites: P, T, X conditions of formation"
November 5: GSA meeting in Baltimore – NO SEMINAR
KENNET FLORES, Brooklyn College
"The formation of Middle America and the Pacific basin - Evidence from the HP-LT record"
HEATHER WATSON, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
"Core formation in planetesimals: Results from x-ray microtomography and electrical conductivity experiments"
November 26: Thanksgiving Day - NO SEMINAR
PATRICIA NADEAU, AMNH
December 17: AGU Fall Meeting - NO SEMINAR
Spring 2016 Seminars
FRANK HAWTHORNE, University of Manitoba
PIERRE LANARI, Bern University
When: The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at the American Museum of Natural History holds seminars on most Thursdays during the academic year. Please refer to the current schedule for more details.
Where: Seminars are held in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences conference room.
Directions: The department is located on the fourth floor close to the Information Desk in the Wallach Orientation Center on the south or 77th Street side of the building. The entrance to the department is to the right of the movie screen. A phone at the door can be used to contact Céline Martin (x5365) or Nanette Nicholson (x5390) for entry. Visitors who wish to attend the seminar are invited to contact Céline or Nanette in advance for more detailed directions, or to arrange for someone to meet you at one of the museum entrances.
Mailing list: Information about upcoming seminars are sent via e-mail a few days before the scheduled date. If you would like to be on the mailing list to receive information about our seminars, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.