Earth and Planetary Sciences Fall 2018 Seminars

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

      Support for the Visiting Scholars Program is provided by Peter C. Hein and Anne Farley


September 27
TAMARA CARLEY, Lafayette College
"Investigating proto-continental crust construction using very young (Icelandic) and very old (Hadean) zircon"

October 25
BENJAMIN BLACK, The City College of New York

November 1
CELINE MARTIN, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte
"Destabilization reactions in eclogites: origin and significance"

November 15
VANESSA COLÁS GINÉS, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
"Chromitites: new messages from the ancient Mexican lithosphere"

*Tuesday, November 20
CAROLINE BOUVET DE LA MAISONNEUVE, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

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 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 Adrian Fiege (x5380) or Nanette Nicholson (x5390) for entry. Visitors who wish to attend the seminar are invited to contact Adrian 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