Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
 Seminar Series 2018 


Typically on Wednesdays, 12:00-13:00 (variations may occur).
Location (usually): NO F 39 (ETH Zentrum Earth Sciences, NO Building, F-floor).


 

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Schedule Frühlingssemester (spring semester) 2018

February 14

Water during Planet Formation and Evolution workshop (Zurich).

no seminar.

February 19
(Monday)
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Keiko Hamano (ELSI; Tokyo Inst. Technology)
Evolution of H2-H2O atmosphere coupled with solidification of a magma ocean
.

February 20
(Tuesday)
11:45-12:45
NO F39

Tobias Keller (Stanford)
The role of volatiles in volcanoes and their magmatic roots.

February 21

Seminar moved to Monday/Tuesday (see above).
no seminar.

February-28
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Hongping Deng (Univ. Zurich)

Primordial Earth mantle stratification caused by the Moon forming giant impact.

March 7
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Giacomo Pozzi (Durham Univ.)
From cataclasis to viscous flow during coseismic dynamic weakening of carbonate gouge.

March 14
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Federico Munch (SEG; ETH Zurich)
Stochastic inversion of geomagnetic observatory data: 
Implications for transition water content and thermal structure.

March 21
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Iris van Zelst (SWP; ETH Zurich)

From geodynamic to dynamic rupture modelling: a coupled method for megathrust earthquakes.

March 28
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Jana Schierjott (GFD; ETH Zurich)

Application of grain size evolution to regional and global scale models.

April 4
12:00-12:30
NO F39

EGU practice talk:  Jessica Munch (GFD, ETH Zurich)

Are narrow retreating subduction zones ocean invaders?

April 6
(Friday)

IfG_colloquium

12:00-13:00
NO C44

Shun-ichiro Karato (Yale)
Composition and origin of the Moon.

April 11


European Geoscience Union General Assembly (Vienna) 2018.
no seminar.

April 18


replaced by IfG colloquium on Friday (see below).
no seminar.

April 20
(Friday)

IfG_colloquium

12:00-13:00
NO C44

Michael Brown (Univ. Maryland)
Metamorphism, secular change and Geodynamics.

April 25
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Oliver Shorttle (Univ. Cambridge)

Preservation of geochemical signals in basalts: from source to storage.

May 2
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Patrick Sanan (GFD; ETH Zurich)
Composable, Scalable Software for Geodynamics.

May 8
(Tuesday)
11:30-12:30
NO F39

Juan-Carlos Afonso (Macquarie)

A multiphase and multicomponent reactive transport formalism for disequilibrium melt-rock processes and geochemical geodynamics.

May 9
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Marthe Klöcking (Univ. Cambridge)

Quantitative relationships between basalt geochemistry and shear-wave velocity anomalies.

May 16
12:00-13:00
NO F39

David Bercovici (Yale)

Grain mixing and damage, and plate-tectonic states.

May 17
(Thursday)
13:45-14:30
NO F39

Elvira Mulyukova (Yale)

Dynamics of grain defects and the formation of plate boundaries.

May 23
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Onno Oncken (GFZ Potsdam)

Earthquakes fast and slow − from kinematic patterns to the rock record.

May 30
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Stéphanie Durand (WWU Münster)
Seismic imaging of mantle convection.

May 31
(Thursday)

12:10-13:00
NO F39

Shi “Joyce” Sim (DTM, Carnegie)

Large scale organization of melt focusing beneath mid-ocean ridges using two phase M3LT models.

June 4
(Monday)

11:30-12:30
NO C44

Jennifer Jackson (Caltech)

Multi-scale structures, anisotropy, and thermal constraints at Earth's core-mantle boundary.

June 6
12:00-13:00
NO C44

Stephanie Werner (CEED; Univ. Uslo)
Crater counts on Moon and Mars: Remaining challenges in solar system evolution and age determination.

June 13
12:00-13:00
NO E51.1

Vojtêch Patočka (Charles Univ. Prague)
Numerical modeling of global-scale mantle convection with an elastic lithosphere.

June 20

GFD seminar moved to Friday (see below).
no seminar.

June 22
(Friday)
12:00-13:00
NO C44

Stephen Mojzsis (Univ. Colorado at Boulder)
Onset of giant planet migration at ca. 4.48 Ga and late accretion to the inner solar system.

June 27

GFD seminar moved to Friday (see below).
no seminar.

June 29
(Friday)

11:30-12:30
NO C44

Laurent Montesi (Univ. Maryland)

Localization of ductile shear zones: From grain scale to plate boundaries.

July 4

GFD seminar moved to Thursday (see below).
no seminar.

July 5
(Thursday)

12:00-13:00
NO C44

Suzanne Buiter (Univ. Trondheim)

Modelling a Wilson Cycle from rift to mountain to rift (with success and failure).

July 10
(Tuesday)

12:00-12:30
NO F39

Anna Gülcher (ETH Zurich)

Plume-induced corona formation on Venus: Inferences from 3D thermomechanical modeling.

July 11
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Cayman Unterborn (Univ. Arizona)
Finding the “Earth-like”: Characterizing Rocky Exoplanet Geology.
Francesca Miozzi (UPMC)
An experimental approach to investigate carbon rich exoplanet interiors.

July 17
(Tuesday)
12:00-12:30
NO F39

Amar Sitabi (ETH Zurich)
Geochemical signatures of plume-induced subduction: Numerical modeling and implications for the Caribbean Large Igneous Province.

      

July 18

GFD seminar moved to Tuesday (see above).
no seminar.

Contact Maxim Ballmer for further information, and/or visit his homepage.

 

 

Links of interest:
Institute of Geophysics Colloquium
Earth and Planetary Magnetism Seminar Series

Computational Seismology Seminar
All events in the Department of Earth Sciences