Seminar Series

The Earth and Environmental Sciences Department invites experts to speak and share their research with students and faculty. Please join us to learn about a variety of fascinating topics in earth and environmental science. Snacks and refreshments will be served. All are welcome!

S E P T E M B E R  2 0 1 7

 

Tuesday, Sept. 12 — Noon–1:00 p.m.

Dr. Shannon Graham, Boston College, Earth & Environmental Sciences Department

"The Seismic Potential of Planet Earth: Results from the First Global Block Model"

Devlin 201


Tuesday, Sept. 19 — Noon–1:00 p.m.

Dr. Dunwei Wang, Boston College, Chemisty Department

"Store Solar Energy in Chemical Bonds: From Artificial Photosynthesis to Batteries"

Devlin 201


Tuesday, Sept. 26 — Noon–1:00 p.m.

Jennifer Wade, National Science Foundation

"From Rocky Cliffs to Capitol Hill: The Many Ways to Do Science"

Devlin 201

O C T O B E R   2 0 1 7

Tuesday, Oct. 3 — Noon–1:00 p.m.

David Hodell, University of Cambridge

"Persistent instability of glacial climate and overturning circulation in the North Atlantic for the past 1.5 million years"

Devlin 201


Tuesday, Oct. 10 — Noon–1:00 p.m.


Boston College Earth & Environmental Science Dept, Faculty Colloquium
Dr. Ethan Baxter, Dr. John Ebel, Dr. Seth Kruckenberg & Dr. Tara Pisani-Gareau

Devlin 201


Thursday, Oct. 12: — Noon–1:00 p.m.

Dr. Kamini Singha, Colorado School of Mines

"A Tale of Two Porosities: Exploring Why Contaminant Transport Doesn’t Always Behave the Way It Should"


Thursday, Oct. 17: — Noon–1:00 p.m.

Boston College Earth & Environmental Science Dept, Faculty Colloquium

Dr. Rudi Hon, Dr. Ken Galli, Dr. Alan Kafka & Dr. Mike Tappa


Tuesday, Oct. 24 — Noon–1:00 p.m.

Faculty Colloquium, Boston College, Earth & Environmental Sciences Department
Dr. Paul Strother, Dr. Noah Snyder & Dr. Carling Hay

Devlin 201


Tuesday, Oct. 31 — Noon–1:00 p.m.

Dr. Hongbo Ma, Rice University

"Phase Transition Behavior of Sediment Transport at Sand-Silt Interface: Evidence and Implication"

Devlin 201

N O V E M B E R   2 0 1 7

Tuesday, Nov. 7 — Noon–1:00 p.m.

Dr. Jaime Barnes, University of Texas

"Volatile Cycling Through Subduction Zones: Focus on Hydrothermal Systems"

Devlin 201


 

Tuesday, Nov. 28 — Noon–1:00 p.m.

Dr. William Armstrong, University of Colorado Boulder

"Sliding From Space: Investigating Glacier Dynamics Using Satellite Data and Numerical Modeling"

Devlin 201

D E C E M B E R   2 0 1 7

Tuesday, Dec. 5 — Noon–1:00 p.m.

Dr. Gail Kineke, Boston College

"Morphodynamics and Sediment Transport on the Huanghe Yellow River Delta: Work in Progress"

Devlin 201

 

Past Events

FALL 2016

SPRING 2017