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Earth and Planetary Sciences Spring 2016 Seminars

Thursdays at 1:15 p.m.  EPS Conference Room (unless otherwise noted)


February 18:
TIMOTHY GLOTCH, Stony Brook University
"Spectral, thermophysical, and geologic characterization of late stage halite-bearing evaporite deposits on Mars"

March 3:
DANIEL CZICZO, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

March 10:
PIERRE LANARI, Bern University, Switzerland

March 24: No seminar (Lunar and Planetary Science Conference)

March 31:
HARALD BEHRENS, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany
"Hydrogen in feldspars: How trace elements can affect tectonics and mineral reaction in rocks"
April 7:
TAMARA CARLEY, Lafayette College

April 14:
ANDREW DAVIS, University of Chicago

April 21:
ERIK HAURI, Carnegie Institution for Science

April 28:
STEPHEN PARMAN, Brown University

May 5:
ED YOUNG, University of California, Los Angeles

May 12:
ROBERT LINNEN, University of Western Ontario

May 19:
THORSTEN KLEINE, Munster University, Germany


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

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