Seminar Schedule

Earth and Environmental Sciences Fall 2014 Rast-Holbrook Seminar Schedule

All seminars will be held on Thursdays at 4:00 p.m. in 303 Slone, preceded by refreshments at 3:30, unless otherwise noted.

 

Aug. 28

NO SEMINAR, Start of Fall Term

Sept. 4

Dr. Frank Ettensohn,

 University of Kentucky Professor

“Saving the World: Reflections on the U.S. Government and Energy Security”

Fryar

Sept. 11

Brooke Crowley,

University of Cincinnati

“Reviving Ghosts: Reconstructing the Ecology of Recently Extinct Megafauna from Madagascar”

Moecher

Sept. 18

Nicholas Pinter,

Southern Illinois University

“Rivers and Flooding in the 21st Century”

(Water Week lecture, W.T. Young Library)

Fryar/Zhu

Sept. 25

Martin Chapman,

Virginia Tech

“The August 23, 2011 Mineral, Virginia              Earthquake: Source and Wave                                Propagation Effects"

Woolery

Oct.2

 

No SEMINAR THIS WEEK

 

Oct.9

Lowell Waite,

 Pioneer Natural Resources

"The Petroleum Industry and Great American Shale Revolution: A 30+ Year Perspective”

 

McGlue

Oct. 16

Jeffery Stone,

Indiana State University

“Coherent Late Holocene Climate-Driven Shifts in Lake Thermal Structure: Evidence from the Rocky Mountains”

 

McGlue

Oct. 24

Jennifer Francis,

Rutgers University

"Rapid Arctic Warming and Extreme Weather Events in Mid-Latitudes: Are They Connected?”

Physics/Astronomy

Oct. 30

Ryan Shackleton,

West Virginia University

 “Survey of the Current Status of Digital Field Mapping Tools, Examples, and Future Directions”

Bemis

Nov. 6

Franco Marcantonio,

 Texas A&M

“Radiogenic Isotopes as Tracers of Dust Provenance and Flux in the Pacific Ocean”

Moecher

Nov. 13

Gary Pavlis,

Indiana University

“New Constraints on the Geometry of the Juan de Fuca/Farallon Slab from the Earthscope USArray”

 

Woolery

Nov. 20

Junfeng Zhu, 

University of Kentucky KGS

"Application of LiDAR Data for Fine-Scale Hydrologic Feature Delineation"

Fryar

Nov. 28

NO SEMINAR, Thanksgiving

Dec. 4

UK EES Students

 

Titles TBD

 

Moecher

Dec. 11

NO SEMINAR, Dead Week

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