Fall 2016

September 15:
THOMAS GIACHETTI, University of Oregon
"The eruptive conditions necessary for the stability of Plinian eruption of rhyolitic magma"

September 29: GSA Meeting - NO SEMINAR

October 6:
ANDREAS ERTL, Museum of Natural History, Vienna
Tourmaline: not only beautiful, but also scientifically interesting”

October 13:
DANIEL VIETE, Johns Hopkins University
"Records of pressure (and fluid) pulses during subduction”

October 20:
JEFFREY MARSH, Queens College
"A Field Geology course in the Paleozoic rocks of southeastern New York” and "Titanite petrogenesis and U-Pb systematics in an anatectic, high pressure granulite"

October 27:
"The pre-Atlantic Hf isotope evolution of the east Laurentian continental margin: Insights from zircon in basement rocks and glacial tillites from northern New Jersey and southeastern New York”

November 3:
ZOLTAN ZAJACZ, University of Toronto
"Sulfur degassing from magmas and its implications for magmatic-hydrothermal ore genesis"

November 10:
EINAT LEV, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory/Columbia University
"Looking at lavas in flows and lakes"

November 17:
FRANCESCO VETERE, University of Perugia, Italy
Interplay between rheology and crystallization kinetics in magmatic systems: toward a unifying conceptual model"

November 24: Thanksgiving Day - NO SEMINAR

December 1: Cancelled

December 8:
DUSTIN TRAIL, University of Rochester
"The environment of early Earth: where we are, and what we still need to know"

December 15:  AGU Fall Meeting - NO SEMINAR