Fall 2013

September 27, 2013

Speaker: Meghan Miller, Univeristy of Southern California

Title: Unraveling the tectonic history of northwest Africa: Insights from shear-wave splitting, receiver functions, and geodynamic modeling


October 4, 2013

Speaker: Emily Brodsky, University of California, Santa Cruz

Title: Stress in the Crust


October 11, 2013

Speaker: Bill Ellsworth, Seismological Society of America

Title: Fluid Injection and Unintended Earthquakes


October 18, 2013

Speaker: Jasper Halekas, University of California, Berkeley

Title: The Tenuous Lunar Atmosphere: A View From ARTEMIS on the Eve of LADEE


October 25, 2013

Speaker: Jonathan Besserer, University of California, Santa Cruz

Title: Cooking souffles on planetary surfaces: Enceladus and the Moon


November 1, 2013

Speaker: Sang-Heon Shim, Arizona State University

Title: Un-Earth-like Interiors of Earth-Like Planets


November 8, 2013

Speaker: Brendan Hermalyn

Title: Ejecta from Impacts: New Experiments and Insight from Missions


November 15, 2013

Speaker: Amanda Thomas, Stanford University

Title: Tidal triggering of low-frequency earthquakes in Parkfield and Cascadia


November 22, 2013

Speaker: Heidi Houston, University of Washington

Title: ETS and tidal stressing: Fault weaking as slip grows


December 6, 2013

Speaker: Orkan Umurhan, University of California, Merced

Title: Breathing Life Into DeadZones:  Goldreich-Schubert-Fricke Instability in Protoplanetary Disks