Speaker: Dr. Wouter Schellart (Monash University)
Subduction zones provide a major control on plate motion and mantle flow. They can cause devastating earthquakes (e.g.
Speaker: Prof. Ross Large (University of Tasmania)
Trace elements (TE) in pyrite are powerful recorders of chemical fluxes.
Speaker: Dr. Catherine McCammon (Bayerisches Geoinstitut)
Iron is not only the most abundant element in the Earth, but it is also the only major element with multiple electronic configurations (oxidation and spin state).
Speaker: Dr. Julia Cole (University of Arizona, Tucson Arizona, USA)
Anticipating and preparing for climate change requires that we know the natural as well as human-caused dimensions of change.
Speaker: Dr. Jonathan Overpeck (University of Arizona, Tucson Arizona, USA)
Increased drought risk is (and will be) arguably one of the most certain and troubling aspects of anthropogenic climate change for many parts of the world.