Fall 2015 Schedule - full schedule coming soon

 All are Welcome - Sponsored by the Wayne State Department of Geology and Wayne State Environmental Science Program



September 3, 2015


Title: "I am the World's Oldest-known Living Tree" presented by Gilbert G. Thibault

Presenter: Gil Thibault (t-bo) has a B.S. and M.A. from Central Michigan University, and a Ph.D. in Sociology and Anthropology from Wayne State University. He has taught at Wayne State; Detroit Institute of Technology; Wisconsin State University, Stevens Point; Chapman University, Orange, CA; Coast Community College and Irvine Valley College in Irvine, CA.

Time: 3:00pm in 0319 - Old Main

 September 24, 2015


Title: "The mineral physics test kitchen: Finding the recipe for lower mantle heterogeneities"

Presenter: Dr. Susannah Dorfman, from Michigan State University, will be talking about deep Earth mineral physics. This topic is central to our ability to interpret seismic signals from the deep Earth.

Time: 2:00pm in 0319 - Old Main

October 1, 2015

Presenter: Dr. Leah Morgan from the United States Geologic Survey (USGS) in Golden, CO  

Time: 2:00pm in 0319 - Old Main


All seminars are open to the public.





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