Seminars

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Speaker / Affiliation Time / Date
Location Subject / Title Scheduled
Meetings
2020

Laura E. Waters
Dept. Geology, Sonoma State University
Rohnert Park, CA, USA

TBA

Tuesday, March 16th, 2019

TBA Why doesn’t continental crust evolve to its fullest potential?
2019

Alexander Pearce
McMaster University

11:30 am

Thursday, November 21st, 2019

Milligan Room TBA

John Kaldi
Australian School of Petroleum
SPE Distinguished Lecture

11:30 am

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Milligan Room TBA

Sean Kelly
Earth and Environmental Sciences, Dalhousie University

11:30 am

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

Milligan Room Graduate Research Seminar

Jean Braun
Helmholtz Centre
GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences
Potsdam

11:30 am

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

Milligan Room On the co-evolution of life and landforms

Don Baker
McGill University

11:30 am

Thursday, October 24th, 2019

Milligan Room Earth's Early Crust: A Hadean Tale (Or: What role can a steam atmosphere play in planetary differentiation?)

Marguerite Goddard
Géosciences Montpellier

11:30 am

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

Milligan Room Drilling the oceanic mantle lithosphere: A window on melt extraction and mantle metasomatism at ridges

Miao Zhang
Dalhousie Earth Sciences

11:30 am

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Milligan Room Automatic Seismic Detection, Location, and Characterization

David Eaton
University of calgary

11:30 am

Wednesday, October 09th, 2019

Milligan Room Crustal fluids, Friction and Faults: What can we learn from injection-induced earthquakes?

Mary Van Domelen
Van Domelen International, LLC
SPE Distinguished lectur

11:30 am

Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Milligan Room Thriving in a Lower for Longer Environment

Masoud Aali
Earth and Environmental Sciences, Dalhousie University

11:30 am

Thursday, September 05th, 2019

Milligan Room

A Quantitative Approach to Model Miocene Foresets on the New Jersey Shel

Zhigang Peng
Georgia Institute of Technology

11:30 am

Monday, July 22nd, 2019

Gordon Riley Room
LSC3652
Oceanography
Microearthquake Detection from Template Matching to Machine Learning

Lianjie Huang
Los Alamos National Laboratory

11:30 am

Friday, July 19th, 2019

LSC3655
Oceanography

Anisotropic Elastic-Waveform Inversion and Least-Square Reverse-Time Migration for Geothermal Reservoir Characterization

Taka"aki Taira
UC Berkeley Seismological Lab

11:30 am

Thursday, July 11th, 2019

Gordon Riley Room
LSC3652
Oceanography
Monitoring reservoir response to earthquakes and fluid extraction, Salton Sea geothermal field, California

Hanchao Jian
Dalhousie Earth Sciences

11:30 am

Thursday, April 25th, 2019

Milligan Room Magmatic crustal accretion at the ultraslow spreading Southwest Indian Ridge segment at 50o28’E  

Trevor Kelly
PhD Candidate
Dalhousie Earth Sciences

11:30 am

Thursday, April 18th, 2019

Milligan Room Fluvial Paleogeomorphology and
Reservoir Characterization from Outcrop and Subsurface Data
 

Chris Hopper
Distinguished Lecturer,
Society of Petroleum Engineers

Managing Director
Moving Future Ltd

11:30 am

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

Milligan Room Resilient Projects are the Best Solution to an Uncertain World  

Guillaume St-Onge Tier I Canada Research Chair in Marine Geology
Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski (ISMER) & GEOTOP
Université du Québec à Rimouski, Rimouski, Québec, Canada

11:30 am

Thirsday, March 28th, 2019

Milligan Room Earth’s Magnetic Field Variability in the Arctic: A Vantage Point for Understanding the Dynamics of the Geomagnetic Field and Implications for Stratigraphy  

Cody Paige
Ph. D. Candidate
Earth Sciences, Dalhousie University

11:30 am

Wednesday, March 27th, 2019

Room 1016 –
Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building
An in situ 14C Erosion Rate Method to Improve the Accuracy of Exposure Dating  

Elizabeth A. Silber
PhD., PPhys.

Defence Scientist
Underwater Warfare | Guerre sous-marine
Defence R&D Canada - Atlantic | R & D pour la défense Canada - Atlantique

11:30 am

Thursday, March 21st, 2019

Milligan Room Cosmic impacts and their effect on planetary atmospheres and surfaces  

Grant Wach
Ph. D. Candidate
Earth Sciences, Dalhousie University

11:30 am

Tuesday, March 14th, 2019

Milligan Room Petroleum Systems and Source Rocks of Atlantic Canada  

Dr. Nelson O'Driscoll

Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences
Acadia University

11:30 am

Thursday, February 28th, 2019

Milligan Room Solar Radiation is Critical to Mercury Cycling in Lakes: The Example of Kejimkujik Park, Nova Scotia  

Matthias Delescluse

Laboratoire de Géologie de l’Ecole Normale Supérieure de Paris

10:00 am

Friday, January 25th, 2019

Milligan Room Décollements, detachments and rafts in the extended crust of Dangerous Ground, South China Sea: the role of inherited contacts  

Jennifer Day

University of New Brunswick

11:30 am


Thursday, January 24th, 2019

Milligan Room Where geology meets engineering in hydrothermally altered environments: considering veins in geotechnical design  

James Braid

St. Francis Xavier University

11:30 am

Thursday, TBA, 2019

Milligan Room TBA  

Jacob Hanley

Saint Mary's University

11:30 am

Thursday, January 17th, 2019

Milligan Room A sedimentary origin for giant silver-cobalt-nickel arsenide deposits: revisiting the origin of the historical silver camps of Canada  

Christopher Hamilton
Class of 2004

Assistant professor at the University of Arizona, at the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory

11:30 am

Tuesday, January 08th, 2019

Milligan Room TBA  
2018  

RAdmiral John Newton (Class of 1980)

Commander, Maritime Forces Atlantic and Joint Task Force Atlantic

11:30 am

Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Milligan Room The Accidental Admiral: How Geology Defined a Career in Service to Canada  

Sandra Barr
AWG (Association for Women in Geosciences) Distinguished Lecturer

Acadia University

11:30 am

Thursday, November 22nd, 2018

Milligan Room Reflection on fifty years of geology  

Derek Thorkelson

Simon Fraser University

11:30 am

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Milligan Room The Precambrian Secrets of Yukon  

Andrew Medeiros

Dalhousie University

11:30 am

Thursday, November 08th, 2018

Milligan Room Understanding the past, planning for the future: Paleolimnological approaches for freshwater conservation  

Eva Enkelmann

University of Calgary

11:30 am

Thursday, November 01st, 2018

Milligan Room Building Canada’s highest peaks: Tectonics and Climate Interaction in the St. Elias Mountains  

Professor David Beerling

Leverhulme Centre for Climate Change Mitigation
University of Sheffield, UK

11:30 am

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Milligan Room Enhanced Weathering as a Land-Based CO2 Removal Strategy: An Integrated Assessment Programme  

David Gray
Senior Geophysical Advisor

Technical Excellence and Assurance
Global Exploration and International Development

11:30 am

Thursday, September 27th, 2018

Milligan Room An Unconventional View of Geoscience  

Dr. JoAnne Nelson
CPTG Medal lecture tour

British Columbia Geological Survey

11:30 am

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

Milligan Room A new history of the global water cycle: lessons from the past and the face of our future.  

Alexandre Normandeau

Geological Survey of Canada (BIO)

11:30 am

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

Milligan Room Active Marine Geohazards on the Seafloor of Eastern and Arctic Canada.  

Bryce Jablonski
CSPG University Outreach Lecture Tours

Devon Energy Canada

11:30 am

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

Milligan Room Traditional Geology is Dead: Evolving Towards the Modern Geoscientist.  

Shannon Sterling

Earth Sciences, Dalhousie University

11:30 am

Thursday, February 08, 2018

Milligan Room A new history of the global water cycle: lessons from the past and the face of our future.  

Peter Hollings
Howard Street Robinson lecture (GAC)

Royal Alberta Museum

11:30 am

Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Milligan Room Using igneous petrology to unravel the tectonic triggers for porphyry mineralization  

Dawn Kellett

Geological Survey of Canada, Atlantic division, Natural Resources Canada

11:30 am

Thursday, February 01, 2018

Milligan Room A petrochronological approach for the detrital record  

Dave Stern
SPE - Distinguished Lecturers Series

ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company (URC)

11:30 am

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Milligan Room Creating Geologically Realistic Models Used for Reservoir Management