Fall 2012

September 28, 2012

Jani Radebaugh, Brigham Young University

Title: The Surface of Titan from Eight Years of Cassini Spacecraft Observations


October 5, 2012

Matija Cuk, SETI Institute

Title: Making the Moon from a Fast-Spinning Earth


October 12, 2012

Åke Fagereng, University of Cape Town

Title: Geological Heterogeneities and the Heterogeneity in Active Deformation Styles


October 19, 2012

Fred Pollitz, USGS

Title: The 11 April 2012 M=8.6 East Indian Ocean Earthquake Triggered Large Aftershocks Worldwide


October 26, 2012

Hilke Schlichting, UCLA

Title: Recent Insights into Planet Formation


November 2, 2012

Robin Matorza, Scripps

Title: Seismo-acoustic Studies of Volcanic Eruptions


November 9, 2012

Hal Levison, Southwest Research Institute

Title: Tackling Some Issues in Planet Formation – From Mars’s Size to a Fast Formation of Neptune


November 16, 2012

Monica Wolfson, University of New Hampshire

Title: The Effect of Segmentation on Oceanic Transform Fault Seismicity and Thermal Structure


November 30, 2012

Lori Fenton, SETI Institute

Title: Using Dune Fields as Weather Stations Across the Solar System