Petrology and Geochemistry Seminars

Contact

 Michael Anenburg or Joëlle Ducommun
 +61 2 6125 1459

Weekly seminars covering a wide range of topics on petrology and geochemistry research. Seminars are held at the Green Room (J5) at 12:30pm on Tuesdays and at Ringwood Room (J4) at 12:30pm on Fridays.

All questions, requests, and suggestions should be directed to Michael Anenburg or Joëlle Ducommun.

Upcoming events

29
Sep
2017
Speaker: Dorrit Jacob (Macquarie Uni)
Heterogeneous, modally banded kyanite-bearing and bimineralic eclogites from the lithospheric mantle, are common xenoliths in the Roberts Victor kimberlite (South Africa), but d
06
Oct
2017
Speaker: Trevor Ireland (RSES)
Meteorites provide us with a glimpse into the formation of our solar system 4,567 to 4,558 million years (Myr) ago.  This was an epoch of high temperature fractionation of ultra
12
Oct
2017
Speaker: Robert Rapp (RSES)
Bob Rapp

Past events

21
Jul
2017
Speaker: Zsanett Pintér (Macquarie University, BGI Germany)
Many mantle-derived magmas may originate through partial melting of complex, mixed mantle rocks including not only peridotite, but also oceanic crust recycled into the mantle.
07
Jul
2017
Speaker: Greg Yaxley (RSES)
We have discovered rare compositionally zoned garnets in a lherzolite xenolith from the Wesselton kimberlite in the Kaapvaal raton.The garnets contain depleted cores with compos
30
Jun
2017
Speaker: Marc Norman (RSES)
Heavily cratered surfaces on the Moon, Mars, and Mercury show the terrestrial planets were battered by an intense bombardment during their first billion years.
23
Jun
2017
Speaker: Bei Chen (RSES)
Depleted mantle growth curve of Griffin et al. (2002) fails to represent the new continental crust.
16
Jun
2017
Speaker: Guil Mallmann
MORB oxidation state

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