Geowissenschaftliches Kolloquium

Geowissenschaftliches Kolloquium Wintersemester 2021/2022
Mittwochs, 17.15 Uhr
In person talks: Großer Hörsaal
Online talks: Zoom
Download: Flyer Part 1 (pdf)
Dr. David Evans
03.11.21 Dr Iuliana Vasiliev (Senckenberg BiK-F) In person
"Application of paleoclimate proxies in restricted basins"
10.11.21 Dr Elizabeth Sibert (Yale University) Online
"A history from the bottom of the sea: sharks, fish, microfossils and mass extinctions"
17.11.21 Dr William Gray (LSCE) Online
"Poleward shift in the Southern Hemisphere westerly winds synchronous with the deglacial rise in CO2"
24.11.21 Prof. Samuel Purkis (University of Miami) Online
"Emergent behavior and emerging methods in carbonate depositional environments"
01.12.21 Dr Thorbjörn Schönbeck (CEO Amsterdam Scientific Instruments B.V.) In person
"Industry Insights: How geoscientists accelerate the development of scientific instrumentation"
08.12.21 Prof. Virginia Toy (Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz) In person
"Integrating novel virtual and real field geology teaching methods in the Rhein-Main region"
15.12.21 Dr Sebastian Steinig (University of Bristol) In person
"We come in peace: on the benefits and exciting future of integrated paleoclimate modelling"
12.01.22 Dr Julia Schultz (Bonn University) Online
"Chewing biomechanics of early mammals and their influence on the evolution of mammalian hearing"
19.01.22 Prof. Norbert Frank (Heidelberg University)
"The thermal history of the Atlantic mid-depth Ocean viewed from cold-water corals"
26.01.22 Isobelle Genot (IPGP)
02.02.22 Prof. Stefan Schmalholz (University of Lausanne)
09.02.22 Prof. Lucie Tajcmanova (Heidelberg University)
16.02.22 Sumith Abeykoon (University of Bayreuth)

Geowissenschaftliches Kolloquium Sommersemester 2021
Mittwochs, 17.15 Uhr, Raum: Zoom!
Download: Programm (pdf)
Dr. David Evans
14.04.21 Dr Ralf Halama (Keele University, UK)
"Pinched between the plates: Armenia’s record of volcanism in a continental collision zone"
21.04.21 Prof. Christoph Spötl (University of Innsbruck)
"Traces in the dark: Cave sediments and their unique record of long-term terrestrial environmental change"
28.04.21 Dr Dominik Hezel (GU Frankfurt)
05.05.21 Dr Robert Nicklas (UC San Diego)
"The redox heterogeneity of the modern mantle: evidence from oceanic basalts"
12.05.21 Dr Christian Maerz (University of Leeds)
"The past, present, and future Arctic Ocean – An Earth scientist’s perspective"
19.05.21 Dr Robin Fentimen (Université de Fribourg)
"Deep-sea benthic foraminifera and their use as palaeoenvironmental indicators in cold-water coral mounds"
26.05.21 Dr Tina Lüdecke (Max Planck Institute for Chemistry (MPIC), Mainz)
"Nitrogen isotopes in tooth enamel as a novel proxy for meat consumption: Trophic level reconstruction of Early Pleistocene Australopithecus (Sterkfontein, South Africa)"
02.06.21 Prof. Maria Schönbächler (ETH Zürich)
"Building planets: Lessons from meteorites"
09.06.21 Prof. Jingao Liu (Chinese University of Geoscience)
"Plume-driven recratonization of deep continental lithospheric mantle"
30.06.21 Dr Jeremy McCormack (Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology)

Geowissenschaftliches Kolloquium Wintersemester 2020/2021
Mittwochs, 17.15 Uhr, Raum: Zoom!
Download: Programm (pdf)
Dr. David Evans
04.11.20 Dr. Morgane Le Saout, GEOMAR, "Marine echosound: from acquisition to application"
11.11.20 Dr. Philip Staudigel, Cardiff, "Calculating fluid advection rates in carbonate sediments using calcium and clumped isotopes"
18.11.20 Dr. Miriam Reiss, GU Frankfurt, "The impact of complex volcanic plumbing on the nature of seismiciity in the developing magmatic Natron rift, Tanzania"
25.11.20 Dr. Niels Meijer, Senckenberg, "Asian dust, monsoons and westerlies during the Eocene"
02.12.20 Dr. Simon Darroch, Senckenberg, "Ancient life in moving fluids: fluid dynamics and the charcter of the Ediacaran-Cambrian transition"
09.12.20 Dr. Alexander Bartholomä (Senckenberg Wilhelmshaven), "Underwater remote sensing and seafloor characterization"
16.12.20 Dr. Megan Holycross, Cornell, "Probing Earth's deep oxygen cycle with vanadium"
13.01.21 Dr. Rachel Racicot, Senckenberg, TBC
27.01.21 Dr. Marjorie Cantine, (MIT), "Time and process in sedimentary rocks at the dawn of animal life"
03.02.21 Simon Zoppe, GU Frankfurt, "The skeletal growth of corals - How sclerochronology helps to develop (paleo)ecological insights into coral reef ecosystems"
10.02.21 Dr. Rosie Sheward, GU Frankfurt, TBC

Geowissenschaftliches Kolloquium Sommersemester 2020
Mittwochs, 17.15 Uhr, Raum: Zoom!
Download: Programm (pdf)
Dr. David Evans
20.05.20 Dr. Laura Cotton (University of Portsmouth), "Shallow marine ecosystem response to climate change"
27.05.20 Dr. Elisa Bonnin (University of Göttingen), "Testing the effect of crystal growth rate on foraminiferal calcite microchemistry using Sr/Ca of individual day/night bands"
10.06.20 Prof. Ethan Baxter (Boston College), "The Record of Dehydration as Preserved in Garnet"
17.06.20 Dr. Karen Smit (Gemological Institue of America), "What natural diamonds can tell us about how continents are formed"
24.06.20 Dr. Robin Dwason (University of Massachusetts Amherst), "Dinosaus: Hot blooded? Check clumped isotopes an see"
01.07.20 Dr. Philipp Huke (University of Göttingen), "How to find a second 'habitable planat' - Instrumental Challenges in astrophysics"
08.07.20 Dr. Sebastian Tappe (University of Johannesburg), "Geodynamics of Kimberlites on a Cooling Earth"
15.07.20 Prof. Andrew Smye (Penn State), "Differentiation of continental crust during extension"