Seminars

The Winter seminar series will start on January 17. Below is the complete list of speakers.

Winter 2020

  • January 17, 2020
    Dr. Julie Brigham-Grette - University of Massachusetts Amherst
    "Super Interglacials and Outcomes from the Lake El’gygytgyn Scientific Drilling Project in NE Arctic Russia "
  • January 24, 2020
    Dr. Tristan Horner - The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
    "Isotopic insights into the drivers of marine barium cycling"
  • January 31, 2020
    Dr. Erin Black  - Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
    "Constraining the Arctic biological carbon pump"
  • February 14, 2020
    Dr. Kristina Walowski - Middlebury College
    "Tracking volatile recycling in a heterogeneous mantle: a global view from the B-isotope composition of ocean island basalts"
  • February 21, 2020
    Dr. Rob Deconto - University of Massachusetts Amherst
    "Antarctica’s role in past, present, and future sea level rise"
  • February 28, 2020
    Dr. Aaron Putnam - University of Maine
    "Climate Modes"

Past Seminars

Fall 2019

  • October 4, 2019
    Dr. Joel Hurowitz - Stonybrook University
    "An in-situ sedimentary record of aqueous redox processes on the ancient surface of Mars"
  • October 11, 2019
    Dr. Tanja Bosak - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    "The search for microbial fossils"
  • October 18, 2019 
    Dr. Xinning Zhang - Princeton University 
    "Resolving the wetland methane paradox"
  • October 25, 2019
    Dr. Julie Fosdick - University of Connecticut
    "Cenozoic evolution of the Magallanes-Austral basin and Patagonian fold-thrust belt: A tale of inheritance and sediment recycling"
  • November 1, 2019 -
    Dr. Mauricio Ibanez - University of Rochester
    "Zr stable isotope fractionation on Earth during silicate differentiation"
  • November 8, 2019
    Dr. Isaac Larsen - University of Massachusetts Amherst
    "Canyon carving in the Channeled Scablands, eastern Washington"