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Seminar Schedule : Fall 2015

The Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Houston offers its seminars on most Friday afternoons during the fall and spring semesters. For more information regarding seminars please visit the seminars resource page.

Time: Most seminars are held at 11:00 am. A change of times will be noted under the date of the seminar.

Location: Unless otherwise noted, all seminars will be held in room 101 SEC of the Science & Engineering Classroom Building. A change of rooms will be noted in red (bold) in the Date column.

Assistance with speaker setup: An EAS TA is assigned the task of: providing lapel microphone and making a sound check, providing remote slide changer with built in laser pointer, and loading the speaker’s slides.  For the spring, 2015, semester this person is: Jay Shelton (jtshelton2@uh.edu).



Date Speaker Presentation Host
09/04/15 Eugene Szymanski
Chevron, Houston
Tectonic evolution of the Red Sea based on low temperature thermochronology Saylor
09/11/15 Bill Hockaday
Baylor University
Carbon-13 nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy as geochemical tool for investigating the carbon cycle of the past, present, and future Fu
09/18/15 Nicole Downey
UH adjunct
Air quality regulation and oil and gas production in the US  Talbot
09/25/15 Majie Fan
UT Arlington
Sedimentary record of tectonics and paleoclimate Saylor
10/02/15  Ramesh Shrestha
UH Civil Engineering
NCALM research and education  Wang
10/09/15 Zhong Lu
Southern Methodist University
Frontiers of satellite radar remote sensing Wang
10/16/15 Trevor Williams
Texas A&M University
 Insights into antarctic glacial history from provenance of ice-rafted debris  Wellner
10/23/15  Rasmus Andreasen
UH EAS
Two billion years of magmatic history from the largest volcano in the solar system Fu
10/30/15 Soontae Kim
Ajou University, South Korea
Developing the PM2.5 and ozone forecast system over South Korea  Choi
11/06/15  Daniel Imrecke
UH-Clear Lake
Triaasic arc-magmatism and tectonics in the Pamir region, Western China Robinson
11/13/15  Veronica Sanchez
College of Mainland, Texas City
Developing new curriculum for undergraduate geology majors Murphy
11/20/15 Zhicheng Jing
Case Western University
Compression of liquids in Earth and planetary interiors Zheng
11/27/15 Thanksgiving Break