Spring 2021 Seminar Schedule

2020-21 EES Friday Guest  Speakers

Public Welcome

For the Spring 2021 semester, all EES seminars will be virtual-only.  Zoom links will be distributed ahead of time as well as available  on the department calendar on the EES events page.

The link will open at 12pm EST and the talk will start at 12:10pm.


February 12th

Leslie Baker, University of Idaho

"Turning Blue Mars Red"

(host: Ben Felzer)



February 26th 

Lisa Tauxe, Scripps Institution

"A Reassessment of the Chronostratigraphy of Late Miocene C3–C4 Transitions"

(host: Ken Kodama)



March 5th

Jose Fuentes, Penn State University

"Emissions and chemistry of plant-emitted gases in the Amazonia rainforest"

(host: Ben Felzer)



March 12th

Chris Marone, Penn State University

"On The Mechanics of Slow Earthquakes and Lab Earthquake Prediction"

(host: Dave Anastasio)



March 19th

John Jaeger, University of Florida

"Building Mountains in an Icy World"

(host: Dave Anastasio)



March 26th

Jeremy Rugenstein, Colorado State University

"Tracking the interaction of tectonics and climate in Asia using sedimentary stable isotopes"

(host: Frank Pazzaglia)



April 2nd

Leslie Tintle, Sanborn, Head & Associates

"High-Resolution Site Characterization Strategies and Techniques at Sanborn Head"

(host: Gray Bebout)



April 9th

Jacqueline Austermann, Columbia University

"The ups and downs of last interglacial sea level"

 (host: Dork Sahagian)



April 16th

Alyson Thibodeau, Dickinson College

"Was there a turquoise trail? Isotopic evidence for prehispanic turquoise mining and trade in the American Southwest and Mexico"

(host: Jill McDermott)