RSES Seminars

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You can view all planned RSES SeminarsNote that seminar dates are subject to change until they are properly advertised!

All seminars held in the Jaeger 1 Seminar Room, Research School of Earth Sciences, 142 Mills Rd, Acton ACT 2601.

Upcoming events

28
Sep
2017
Speaker: Dorrit Jacob (Macquarie University)
Perhaps one of the most exciting paradigm changes in mineralogy in the last decade was the discovery of non-classical crystallization pathways and how widely spread they are in
03
Oct
2017
Speaker: Ms Louise Schoneveld (RSES)
This presentation aims to enlighten the audience on the most important factors that control the partitioning of trace elements between plagioclase, clinopyroxene and melt.
05
Oct
2017
Speaker: Michael Garcia (University of Hawaii)
Kilauea on the island of Hawaii is one of the best studied volcanoes on Earth with >100 years of geophysics, field and gas monitoring.
12
Oct
2017
Speaker: Andrew Feitz (Geoscience Australia)
Reducing emissions from the extraction, transportation, and burning of fossil fuels is an important mechanism for many countries in order to limit their greenhouse gas emissions
26
Oct
2017
Speaker: Richard Blewett (Geoscience Australia)
Northern Australia is resource rich – it boasts many world-class deposits such as iron ore (Pilbara), Cu-Au (Tennant Creek), diamonds (Argyle), Cu-Pb-Zn (Mt Isa), U (Ranger) and

Past events

21
Sep
2017
Speaker: Greg Ivey (University of Western Australia)
Measuring the rate of vertical mixing in the interior of the density-stratified ocean is essential to determining the distribution of heat, biologically important nutrients and
14
Sep
2017
Speaker: Kate Selway (Macquarie University)
In order for plate tectonics to operate, the convecting upper mantle (asthenosphere) must be weaker than the overlying plates.
12
Sep
2017
Speaker: Bethany Ellis, Michael Anenburg
Social media (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.) is becoming increasingly important as an academic tool.
07
Sep
2017
Speaker: Yuri Amelin (RSES)
Our Solar System comprises Sun, eight planets, their satellites, between 1 and 2 million asteroids larger than 1 km, and millions of smaller bodies.
05
Sep
2017
Speaker: Mr Yuhao Dai (RSES)
The ratio Mg/Ca in planktonic foraminifera is a widely used proxy for the sea surface temperature.

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