Department of Earth SciencesWestern Science

Events Calendar

Date

Event Name

Description

Time & Location

Fri. Jan. 9, 2015 Earth Sciences Colloquium ES4490E Participants - Fourth Year Thesis Presentations
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Mon. Jan. 12, 2015 M.Sc. Defense Lecture Patrick ShepherdChromite Crystal Structure and Chemistry applied as an Exploration Tool 12:30 PM, BGS 1069
Mon. Jan. 12, 2015 Ph.D. Defense Lecture Emrah YenierRegionally-Adjustable Generic Ground-Motion Prediction Equation 1:30 PM, BGS 1084
Fri. Jan. 16, 2015 Earth Sciences Colloquium Zoltan Zajacz, University of Toronto. Metals and volatiles in geologic fluids
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Fri. Jan. 23, 2015 Earth Sciences Colloquium Marc Laflamme, University of Toronto at Mississauga. The extinction of the Ediacara biota
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Fri. Jan. 30, 2015 Earth Sciences Colloquium TBA
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Fri. Feb. 6, 2015 Earth Sciences Colloquium TBA
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Fri. Feb. 13, 2015 SCUGOG Lecture Jack Mustard, Brown University. TBA
7:00 PM, TBA
Fri. Feb. 20, 2015 Earth Sciences Colloquium Reading Week - No Colloquium
N/A
Fri. Feb. 27, 2015 Earth Sciences Colloquium TBA
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Fri. Mar. 6, 2015 Earth Sciences Colloquium Mark Jessell, CET, University of Western Australia. TBA
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Fri. Mar. 13, 2015 Earth Sciences Colloquium Peter Cary, Arcis/CSEG Distinguished Lecture. Known Knowns, Known Unknowns and Unknown Unknowns in Land Exploration Seismology
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Fri. Mar. 20, 2015 Earth Sciences Colloquium Nigel Blamey, Brock University. Fluid inclusions in Earth & Planetary Science
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Fri. Mar. 27, 2015 Earth Sciences Colloquium ES4490E Participants - Fourth Year Thesis Final Presentations
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Fri. Apr. 3, 2015 Earth Sciences Colloquium Good Friday - No Colloquium
N/A

Past Events 2014-15

Date

Event Name

Description

Time & Location

Thu. Sep. 4, 2014 Ph.D. Defense Lecture

Ryan Hladyniuk, The Late Quaternary Paleolimnology of Lake Ontario

1:30 PM, BGS 1084
Sat. Sep. 6, 2014 CLRN Event

International Observe the Moon Night

4-10 PM, Cronyn Observatory
Fri. Sep. 12, 2014 Earth Sciences Colloquium Gerhard Pratt, Department of Earth Sciences Town Hall, Introductions & Current Affairs 3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Mon. Sep. 15, 2014 Ph.D. Defense Lecture

Attieh Eshaghi, Magnitude Estimation for Earthquake and Tsunami Early Warning Systems

1:30 PM, BGS 1084
Mon. Sep. 15, 2014 M.Sc. Defense Lecture

Maurice Nguyen, Glacial Stratigraphy of the Ridge River Area, Northern Ontario: Refining Wisconsinan Glacial History and Evidence for Laurentide Ice Streaming

2:30 PM, BGS 1069
Fri. Sep. 19, 2014 M.Sc. Defense Lecture

Meghan Kline, Peatland-Stream Hydrological and Biogeochemical Connectivity in the James Bay Lowland, Ontario

1:00 PM, BGS 1084
Fri. Sep. 19, 2014 Earth Sciences Colloquium Patricia Corcoran, Western University. An anthropogenic marker horizon in the future rock record
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Fri. Oct. 3, 2014 Earth Sciences Colloquium Graduate Geosciences Society - Research Colloquium
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Wed. Oct. 8, 2014 10th Annual CPSX Distinguished Lecture Sara Seager, MIT. Finding Earth's Twin - the Great ESCape
7:00 PM, Paul Davenport Theatre, Talbot College
Tue. Oct. 14, 2014 M.Sc. Defense Lecture

Mike Laliberty, A Surface Chemistry Study of the Effects of Zinc Sulphate on Sphalerite during Flotation Separation at the Laronde Mine

9:30 AM, SSC 3024
Thu. Oct. 16, 2014 Ph.D. Defense Lecture

Azadeh Fereidoni, Seismicity Processes in the Charlevoix Seismic Zone, Eastern Canada

1:30 PM, BGS 1084
Fri. Oct. 17, 2014 Earth Sciences Colloquium Maurice Lamontagne, Natural Resources Canada. Past and Future Earthquakes in Eastern Canada
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Wed. Oct. 22, 2014 Earth Sciences Colloquium Tim McCoy, Smithsonian Institution. The MESSENGER Mission and Mercury: Revealing the secrets of the innermost planet (note room and time change)
4:30 PM, BGS 0165
Thu. Nov. 6, 2014 CSPG Guest Speaker Astrid Arts, Cenovus Energy. A Girl's Guide to the Oil Patch & Life as a Petroleum Geologist
5:30 PM, BGS 0153
Fri. Nov. 7, 2014 Earth Sciences Colloquium Matt Izawa, Royal Ontario Museum. Integrating meteorite science with remote sensing
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Mon. Nov. 10, 2014 Ph.D. Defense Lecture Kegan Farrick, Runoff generation in Tropical dry forest watershed: Processes, Patterns and Connectivity 9:00 AM, BGS 1084
Fri. Nov. 14, 2014 Earth Sciences Colloquium Jonathan O'Neil, University of Ottawa. Nature and evolution of Earth’s Hadean crust: Insights from the Nuvvuagittuq Greenstone belt
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Fri. Nov. 21, 2014 M.Sc. Defense Lecture Sarah SweeneyAllostratigraphy of the Upper Ordovician Blue Mountain Formation, Southwestern Ontario, Canada 1:00 PM, BGS 1069
Fri. Nov. 21, 2014 Earth Sciences Colloquium David Good, Western Fyfe Chair. Connecting the Coldwell Alkaline Complex to the evolution of the North American Midcontinent Rift: Step 1
3:30 PM, BGS 0153
Mon. Nov. 24, 2014 M.Sc. Defense Lecture Randy CampbellControls on Syenite-Hosted Gold Mineralization in the Western Timmins Camp 9:00 AM, BGS 1084
Thu. Nov. 27, 2014 APGO Lecture & Social Mixer Robin GoadFortune Minerals Limited – Building a Diversified Producer and Important North American Supplier of Raw Materials Critical to a Growing World Economy 5:30 PM, BGS 1056
Fri. Nov. 28, 2014 Earth Sciences Colloquium GL/GP 9580A/9680A Grad Seminar Participants - Presentations
2:30 PM, BGS 0153
Mon. Dec. 8, 2014 M.Sc. Defense Lecture Bahareh Kasmai, Morphological And Structural Mapping Of The Oudemans Impact Crater Layered Central Uplift, Mars
9:30 AM, BGS 1084
Thu. Dec. 11, 2014 Ph.D. Defense Lecture Andrea Prentice, The effects of dissolution on the silicon and oxygen isotope compositions of silica phytoliths
9:00 AM, BGS 1056