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Seminar Schedule

Fall 2018

Introductions 

Dr. Mike Pope, Texas A&M University, Department Head

Friday, August 31, 2018
11:30AM-12:30PM
HALB 101


Ocean Chemistry and Hydrodynamics as Controls of Mud Production on Great Bahama Bank

Dr. Sam Purkis, University of Miami

Friday, September 7, 2018
11:30AM-12:30PM
HALB 101


Climate Extremes at the Dawn of Animal Life 

Dr. Kristin Bergmann, Massachusetts Institue of Technology

Friday, September 14, 2018
11:30AM-12:30PM
HALB 101


TAMU Unconventional Reservoirs Outcrop Characterization (UROC) Research in the Wolf Camp Hills (Permian Basin), Brewster County Texas

Dr. Art Donovan, Texas A&M University, Berg-Hughes Center

Friday, September 21, 2018
11:30AM-12:30PM
HALB 101


Predicting API Gravity with Basin Modeling: New Reaction Kinetics

Friedemann Baur, Chevron

Friday, September 28, 2018
11:30AM-12:30PM
HALB 101


Water Resource Stewardship in the U.S. National Parks Service 

Dr. Ed Harvey, National Park Service

Friday, October 5, 2018
11:30AM-12:30PM
HALB 101


Drilling into the History of Amazon Climate and Life: Integrating Geosciences and Phylogenetics to Study the Cenozoic Evolution of Tropical South America

Dr. Paul Baker, Duke University

Friday, October 12, 2018
11:30AM-12:30PM
HALB 101


The Permian Basin of West Texas & New Mexico: The Jewel in the Crown of America's Oil & Gas

Dr. Mukul Bhatia, Texas A&M University, Berg-Hughes Center

Friday, October 19, 2018
11:30AM-12:30PM
HALB 101


Poking Holes in Hypotheses: A Critical Reappraisal of Microbial Dolomitization

Dr. Steve Kaczmarek, Western Michigan University

Friday, October 26, 2018
11:30AM-12:30PM
HALB 101


Mass Extinctions, Oceanic Anoxic Events, and Major Paleoenvironmental Changes in the Early Jurassic

Dr. Rowan Martindale, University of Texas

Friday, November 9, 2018
11:30AM-12:30PM
HALB 101


TBD 

Dr. Ben Byerly, University of California, Santa Barbara 

Friday, November 16, 2018
11:30AM-12:30PM
HALB 101


Wells, Wandering Seeds, and Workable Water Solutions for Haiti

Dr. Peter Wampler, Grand Valley State University

Friday, November 30, 2018
11:30AM-12:30PM
HALB 101

 

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