Geological Science and Engineering

Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering

Visiting Speakers - Sedimentology Candidates


The department will be hosting three candidates for the faculty position in Sedimentology.

Each candidate will present a research talk, and a student talk.

Details for each visit are as follows:

 

Monday, March 12

Dr. Tim Goudge, Brown University, Rhode Island, US

Research Seminar - "Extraterrestrial Sed/Strat: Reconstructing the Evolution of a Delta Deposit on Mars"

11:30 am – 12:30 pm Miller Hall, Room 201

Undergrad Seminar- "Understanding the Hydraulic Geometry of Alluvial Rivers"

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Miller Hall, Room 105

 

Tuesday, March 13

Dr. Elisabeth Steel, UC Santa Barbara, California

Research Seminar- “Hyperpycnal currents with reversing buoyancy: Insights from the Santa Barbara shelf, flume experiments, and the ancient rock record”

10:30 am – 11:30 am Miller Hall, Room 105

Undergrad Seminar- “Dynamics of Deltas: Responding to a Changing World”

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Miller Hall, Room 105

 

Friday, March 16

Dr. Andrew La Croix, University of Queensland, Australia

Research Seminar- “Application of Facies Analysis and Sequence Stratigraphy to Static Reservoir Modelling for CO2-Storage in the Surat Basin, Australia”

10:30 am – 11:30 am Miller Hall, Room 105

Undergrad Seminar- “Siliciclastic Marginal Marine Depositional Settings: Deltas”

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Miller Hall, Room 105