Speakers Club Schedule

Speakers Club Schedule Fall Quarter 2018
Thursdays 2:00 PM, Broida Hall 1640 (unless noted otherwise)

 

Speakers Club Schedule Fall 2018

Oct 4 - 2:00pm

Volcanic Influences on Tropical Climate: From the Last Millennium to the 21st Century

Samantha Stevenson
UC, Santa Barbara Bren School of Environmental Science and Management

Speakers Club Poster

 

Oct 11 - 2:00pm

The Chemistry of Shallow-Marine Carbonate Cediments and the History of the Global Carbon Cycle

Anne-Sofie Cruger Ahm
The Higgens Lab at Princeton University

Speakers Club Poster

 

Oct 18 - 2:00pm

Entrainment and Storage of Silicates and Volatiles by Descending Iron Diapirs during Core Formation

Dayanthie Weeraratne
California State University, Northridge

Speakers Club Poster

 

Oct 25 - 2:00pm

TBA

Emily Chin
University of California, San Diego

Speakers Club Poster

 

Nov 1 - 2:00pm

TBA

Susan Schwartz
University of California, Santa Cruz

Speakers Club Poster

 

Nov 8 - 2:00pm

TBA

Abhijit Ghosh
University of California, Riverside

Speakers Club Poster

 

Nov 15 - 2:00pm

TBA

Keith Putirka
California State University, Fresno

Speakers Club Poster

 

Nov 22 - Thanksgiving Holiday

 

Nov 29 - 2:00pm

TBA

Carolina LIthgow-Bertelloni
University of California, Los Angeles

Speakers Club Poster

 

Dec 6 - 2:00pm

TBA

Elizabeth Erickson and Paul Alessio
University of California, Santa Barbara

Speakers Club Poster

 

 

Speakers Club Schedule Spring 2018

May 31 - 3:30pm

Complex life in the ‘Boring Billion’

Heda Agic
Department of Earth Science, UC Santa Barbara

Reproductive strategies of Cambrian molluscs and mollusc-like problematic fossils

John Moore
Department of Earth Science, UC Santa Barbaraa

Speakers Club Poster

 

May 24 - 3:30pm

Discovery and Biogeochemical Investigation of Chlorinated Industrial Waste in the Deep Ocean

Veronika Kivenson
Marine Science, UC Santa Barbara

Speakers Club Poster

May 17 - 3:30pm

Ultrahigh-temperature metamorphism: the hottest rocks in the crust and how they form

Robert Holder
Earth Science Department, UC Santa Barbara

Speakers Club Poster

 

May 10 - 3:30pm

Variable, ultra-enriched 87Sr/86Sr in Samoan OIB-hosted plagioclase

Mark Edwards
Earth Science Department, UC Santa Barbara

The geochemical evolution of a Samoan shield volcano: evidence from a 645 meter drill core from Tutuila, American Samoa

Andrew Reinhard
Earth Science Department, UC Santa Barbara

Speakers Club Poster

 

May 3 - 3:30pm

Quaternary Chronology and Uplift of Gaviota Coast Marine Terraces

Daniel Morel
Earth Science Department, UC Santa Barbara

Comparative analysis of hydrocarbon-induced terrains 

Justin Tran
Earth Science Department, UC Santa Barbara

Speakers Club Poster

April 26 - 3:30pm

Using Molybdenum Geochemistry to Understand Earth’s Ancient Atmosphere

Allison Greaney
Earth Science Department, UC Santa Barbara

Speakers Club Poster
 

April 19 - 3:30pm

Estuarine Response to Disturbance: A Holocene Record of Storm Episodes and Seismicity as Preserved in Coastal Systems

Dillon Osleger
Earth Science Department, UC Santa Barbara

Two Oligocene ‘Notohippids’ (Mammalia, Notoungulata, Toxodontia) from the Central Chilean Andes: Taxonomy and Phylogeny

John Munson
Earth Science Department, UC Santa Barbara

Speakers Club Poster

 

April 12

Seismicity and Severe Weather: Excitation of Seismic Waves by the Atmosphere

Annie Lamontagne
Earth Science Department, UC Santa Barbara

Speakers Club Poster

April 5

Subject-Oriented Finite Fault Inversions and its Applications

Mareike Adams
Earth Science Department, UC Santa Barbara

Speakers Club Poster

Speakers Club Schedule Winter 2018 (Archive)

January 18

Insights from a Low-Porosity Hydrothermal Aquifer Tracer Study

Menso de Jong
Earth Science Department, UC Santa Barbara

Speakers Club Poster

January 25

Rapid protein evolution in bacteria, archaea, and viruses from subsurface environments

Blair Paul
Marine Science Institute, UC Santa Barbara

Speakers Club Poster

February 1

A Sedimentary Record of Earth's Oxygenation

Noah J. Planavsky
Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University

Speakers Club Poster

February 8th

A Carbonate Record of Paleozoic Glaciation

Blake Dyer
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University

Speakers Club Poster

March 15

Temporal, geochemical, and geodynamic history of the active paleo-Pacific margin of Gondwana

Demian Nelson
Earth Science Department, UC Santa Barbara

Speakers Club Poster

 

Speaker's Club Fall Quarter 2017 (Archive)

September 28

(No Speaker Scheduled) 

 

October 5

A Comparison of Oxygen Fugacities of S-type Granites across the Archean-Proterozoic Boundary

Claire Bucholz
Division of Geological and Plantetary Sciences, Caltech

Speakers Club Poster

October 12

Petrochronology applied to silicic magma genesis 

Mark Schmitz
Department of Geosciences, Boise State University

Speakers Club Poster

October 19

Chemical geodynamics revisited; modeling carbon cycles in earth's deep interior through deep time

Louise Kellogg
Earth and Planetary Sciences, UC Davis

Speakers Club Poster

October 26

The hottest lavas of the Phanerozoic and the survival of deep Archean reservoirs

Esteban Gazel
Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Cornell University

Speakers Club Poster

November 2

Flavors of Pacific Northwest Earthquakes

Joh Vidale
Department of Earth Sciences, University of Southern California

Speakers Club Poster

November 9

Methane Hydrology on Titan

Jonathan Mitchell
Earth and Planetary Sciences, UCLA

Speakers Club Poster

November 16

Topographic stress controls on bedrock fractures, surface processes, and landscape evolution

Seulgi Moon
Earth, Planetary and Space Sciences, UCLA

Speakers Club Poster

November 23

(Thanksgiving)

 

November 30

Quantifying Natural Hazards: From Earthquake Damage to Debris Flows

Victor Tsai
California Institute of Technology

Speakers Club Poster