Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
 Seminar Series 2016 


Typically on Wednesdays, 12:00-13:00 (variations may occur).    
Location: NO F 39 (ETH Zentrum Earth Sciences, NO Building, Sonneggstrasse 5, F-floor).


 

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Schedule Herbstsemester (fall semester) 2016

August 30

NetherMod 2017 (Amersfoort)

No seminar.

September 1
(Friday)
15:00-15:30
NO E11

Jun Yan (ETH Zurich, GFD)

Research Plan Defense: “Influence of mantle viscosity and its variations on dynamics and topography”.

September 6
12:00-12:45
NO F11

Irene Bonati (ETH Zurich, D-ERDW)

Quantitative Predictions for the Observability of Protoplanetary Collisions.

September 13
12:00-12:45
NO F39

Marco Carrara (ETH Zurich, D-ERDW)

Geodynamics of the New Zealand region constrained by SKS splitting and GPS measurements.

September 20

First week of instructions.

No seminar.

September 27
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Ilya Fomin (ETH Zurich, GFD)
Numerical simulation of melting and melt migration in the Earth's mantle

October 4
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Ananya Mallik (BGI Bayreuth)
Nitrogen evolution in Earth’s atmosphere-mantle assessed by recycling in subduction zones.

October 11
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Charitra Jain (ETH Zurich, GFD)
Growing primordial continents self-consistently in global mantle convection models.

October 18
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Nicholas Harmon (Univ. Southampton)
What surface wave imaging and SS precursors can tell us about continental crust and keel formation.

October 25
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Nicolas Coltice (Univ. Lyon 1)
Joint reconstruction of global tectonics and deep-mantle flow: an update of recent progress.

November 1
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Bruno Dhuime (Univ. Montpellier, Bristol Univ.)
An isotope geochemistry perspective on continental growth, the onset of plate tectonics and the emergence of continents.

November 8

No seminar.
GFD seminar replaced by IfG colloquium on Nov 10th (see below).

November 10
(Friday)

IfG colloquium

12:00-13:00
NO C44

Teh-Ru Alex Song (Univ. College London)
Mantle mixing/unmixing vs. Stagnant slab: A new constraint from joint seismic analysis
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November 15
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Xiaogang Long (ETH Zurich, GFD)
Mantle melting and intraplate volcanism due to upwellings from the stagnant slab.

November 22
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Frank Wagner (ETH Zurich, GFD)
Geochemical cycling of greenhouse gases between planetary interiors and atmospheres.

November 29
12:00-13:00
NO F39

Joao Duarte (Univ. Lisbon, Monash Univ.)
Subduction invasion in the Atlantic and geodynamic analogue models of subduction.

December 6
12:00-13:00

NO F39

AGU practice talks.

tba.

December 13

American Geophysical Union fall meeting (AGU, New Orleans).
no seminar.

December 20
12:00-12:30

NO F39

David Gebhardt (ETH Zurich, GFD)

Research Plan Defense: “Investigating the preservation of primordial heterogeneity in terrestrial planets”.

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