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

04
Apr
2017
Speaker: Ms Tanja Pejic (RSES)
The inner core, the very centre of our planet, has been there since the Earth started forming and growing, and yet we still do not know much about it.
30
Mar
2017
Speaker: Mr Tim Jones (RSES)
The mantle plume hypothesis predicts that a single age-progressive chain of volcanism will form as a tectonic plate passes over a comparatively fixed plume conduit.
09
Mar
2017
Speaker: Dr Dave Munday (British Antarctic Survey)
Over geological time the placement of the Earth’s continents is altered by tectonic activity such that the geometry of the oceans also changes.
02
Mar
2017
Speaker: Laurent Devriendt (U Wollongong)
The Earth’s past climate, sea level and ice volume have been reconstructed from the oxygen isotope ratio (18O/16O) of inorganic and biogenic carbon
28
Feb
2017
Speaker: Paolo Sossi (Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris)
Moderately Volatile Elements (MVEs) in chondritic meteorites vary as a smooth function of their condensation temperatures, calculated for a gas of nebular composition (Tc

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