Spring 2011

Tuesday Afternoons at 4:00 PM
Natural Sciences Annex, Room 101

April 5, 2011
Hosts: Koch/Rohlf
Chlorine isotope evidence for a dry moon
Zach Sharp, University of New Mexico

April 19, 2011
Hosts: Rowe/Xue
Crustal recycling along an oblique-divergent plate boundary: From the Colorado Plateau to the Salton Trough and Gulf of California
Becky Dorsey, University of Oregon

May 3, 2011
Hosts: Brodsky/Van der Elst
Reducing U.S. CO2 emissions through fuel-switching to natural gas from coal: The implications of triggered seismicity
Mark Zoback, Stanford University

May 17, 2011
Hosts: Chuang/Rossiter
A hypothesis for global atmospheric reorganizations during abrupt climate change events of the last glacial period
John Chiang, UC Berkeley

May 31, 2011
Hosts: Tulaczyk/Hossainzadeh
Spatial and temporal variability of ice streaming during the growth and decay of the Laurentide Ice Sheet
Chris Stokes, Durham University

April 12, 2011
Hosts: Nimmo, Zachos/Chen
The Archean mass-independent sulfur isotope record: Prospects and limitations
Itay Halevy, Cal Tech

April 26, 2011
Hosts: S. Schwartz/Avants
Earth's deep mantle is a giant fractionated upside-down magma chamber
John Hernlund, UC Berkeley

May 10, 2011
Hosts: S. Schwartz/Avants
3D attenuation tomography of the Western United States
Jesse Lawrence, Stanford University

May 24, 2011
Hosts: Chuang/Witte
The role of clouds in climate and climate models: Evaluative approaches
Stephen Klein, LLNL