Seminars - Fall 2014

All seminars are at 12:00 PM (Noon) on Fridays in Room 122 Lindy Boggs building.

August 29


September 5


September 12

Bathymetry and the Flow Field on the Delta Front of the Wax Lake Delta, Coastal Louisiana

Dr. John ShawUniversity of Arkansas

September 19

Drainage evolution in extensional settings: insights from the Basin and Range and numerical modeling

Dr. Simon BrocklehurstUniversity of Manchester

September 26


Dr. Marina SuarezUT San Antonio

October 3

Water Resources in the Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna Delta: Opportunities and Risks

Dr. Peter KnappettTAMU

October 9

There’s Antimony, Arsenic, Selenium, Tellurium…and the Prokaryotes That Love Them

Dr. Ron Oremland USGS

October 10

No Seminar - Fall Break

October 17

Ocean Modeling and Prediction Capabilities

Dr. Philip ChuUS Naval Research Laboratory at Stennis Space Center

October 24

Driving Versus Resisting Forces in Anthropocene Politics

Dr. Whitney AutinSUNY College at Brockport

October 31

Hurricane Cold Wakes and Their Impacts on Hurricane Intensity

Dr. Nan WalkerLSU

November 7

The Mississippi River: molded by humans and nature

Dr. David BiedenhardBiedenharn Group, LLC / USACE (ret.)

November 14

A Career in Energy Services

Dr. Jean-Francois PoupeauSchlumberger

November 21

Quaternary Geologic Controls on Denali Fault Slip-Partitioning and the Growth of Mount McKinley

Dr. Sean BemisUniversity of Kentucky

November 28

No Seminar - Thanksgiving Break

December 5


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