Spring 2016 Seminar Schedule

Department seminars are held on Wednesdays from 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Invited speaker seminars are held on Fridays from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

We meet in Science 1, Room 162, unless otherwise noted.  

 

Thursday, January 28th

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

Dr. David A. Ferrill

Director of the Department of Earth Material and Planetary Sciences at Southwest Research Institute

2016 AAPG Distinguished Lecture

"Mechanical Stratigraphic Controls on Fracturing (Jointing) and Normal Faulting in the Eagle Ford Formation, South-Central Texas, U.S.A."

Wednesday, February 3rd

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

(no talk scheduled)

Friday, February 5th

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

(no talk scheduled)

Wednesday, February 10th
12:00-1:00 pm
Science 1, Room G56

Bartle Trip meeting

Friday, February 12th

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

(no talk scheduled)

Wednesday, February 17th

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

candidate search talk

Friday, February 19th

3:30-4:30 pm

Science 1, Room 162

candidate search talk

Wednesday, February 24th

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

candidate search talk

Friday, February 26th

3:30-4:30 pm

Science 1, Room 162

candidate search talk

Wednesday, March 2nd

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

candidate search talk

Friday, March 4th

3:30-4:30 pm

Science 1, Room 162

(no talk scheduled)

Wednesday, March 9th

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

candidate search talk

Friday, March 11th

3:30-4:30 pm

Science 1, Room 162

tbd

Wednesday, March 16th

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

Bartle Field Trip lecture

Friday, March 18th

11:00-12:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

Dr. Jeffrey Munroe

Middlebury College

'Dust in the Wind: Investigating Past and Present Dust Deposition in the Uinta Mountains, Utah'

Wednesday, March 23rd

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

 Bartle Field Trip Lecture

Friday, March 25th

3:30-4:30 pm

Science 1, Room 162

Spring Recess

Wednesday, March 30th

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

Spring Recess

Friday, April 1st

3:30-4:30 pm

Science 1, Room 162

Spring Recess

Wednesday, April 6th

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

(no talk scheduled)

Thursday, April 7th

3:00-4:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

 Jeff Carpenter MS defense

Friday, April 8th

2:30-3:30 pm

Science 1, Room 162

Meghan Dovick PhD defense

Wednesday, April 13th

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

Dr. Tim Lowenstein

a lecture on Lake Magadi paleoclimate and human evolution

Friday, April 15th

3:00-4:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

 

Dr. René Dommain

Smithsonian Institution

'Lake level variations in the southern Kenya rift valley during the Late Pleistocene-Early Holocene'

Wednesday, April 20th

1:00-2:00 pm

Science 1, Room 169

Brandon Tufano MS defense

Friday, April 22nd

3:30-4:30 pm

Science 1, Room 162

(no talk scheduled)

Monday, April 25th

11:30-12:30 pm

Science 1, Room 169

Kaléo Almeida MS defense

Wednesday, April 27th

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

Emma McNulty

'The sedimentary record of Lake Magadi basin cores 1A, 1C, and 2A'

Friday, April 29th

3:30-4:30 pm

Science 1, Room 162

Dr. Catherine Beck

Hamilton College

'Paleoenvironmental and climate implications from facies interpretation of the West Turkana Kaitio HSPDP drill core, Kenya'

Wednesday, May 4th

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

Phil Manuel, Tom Cummings, Josh Woda

An attempt at thermodynamics!

Wednesday, May 11th

12:00-1:00 pm

Science 1, Room 162

 James Haddad

'Modeling XLS of 06-01 sill'

 

 

Please contact Dr. Jeff Pietras at jpietras@binghamton.edu for any inquiry.

Last Updated: 4/27/16