UTIG Brown Bag Seminars

UTIG Seminar Schedule


UTIG Brown Bag Seminars
Spring 2015

Wednesdays, 12:00-1:00 p.m
1st floor Seminar Room, 1.603


These informal talks are intended as updates on recent research/activities of UTIG scientists and students. Talks are held in the UTIG seminar room (see bottom of page for address). The talks should last approximately 45 minutes with an additional 15 minutes for discussion.

Don't forget to bring a lunch!

Brownbag Talks



Topic/Title of Talk

28 Jan Ian Dalziel, Larry Lawver and the Shipboard Party of RVIB Nathaniel B. Palmer Cruise 1408 The South Georgia Microcontinent: Mountains, Critturs and the Antarctic Circumpolar Current
4 Feb Tieyuan Zhu, JSG Real-time seismic monitoring of CO2 sequestration in Frio site, Texas
11 Feb Dan Stanzione,
Executive Director of TACC
Research Computing Ecosystem at Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC)
18 Feb Enrica Quartini, UTIG Science Olympiads: Did you know...?
25 Feb Denis Felikson
UTIG & Aerospace Engineering
Variability in Greenland tidewater glacier thinning (or thickening!) over the past 30 years
4 Mar Stefano Nerozzi, UTIG The polar caps of Mars: A history of observations and discoveries
11 Mar Kehua You, UTIG Hydrate formation in Gas-rich Environments
18 Mar Professor John F. Dewey, The Natural History Museum, London U.K. and University College, Oxford University The Secular Tectonic History of the Earth
25 Mar Kaustubh Thirumalai, UTIG IODP Exp. 353 Monsoon: Sunsets & Sediments
1 Apr Cyril Grima, UTIG How to carefully operate a radar in the space environment of Europa?
8 Apr Prof. Anna Wåhlin, Department of Marine Sciences, University of Gothenburg, Sweden Turbulence and mixing in buoyancy-driven plumes in polar oceans
15 Apr Annie Hanna, UTIG Reconstructing Late Holocene Arctic climate change using high resolution sediment records from Simpson Lagoon, AK and the Colville River alluvial valley
22 Apr Nick Dygert, JSG Experimental constraints on the dynamic evolution of the lunar mantle
29 Apr Liz Logan, UTIG TBD
6 May Jonathan Major, BEG The Previously Unknown Seismic History of Eastern Indonesia: What 400 Years of Dutch Colonial Records Reveal

To give a talk or for more information about the seminar, please contact Marie Cavitte.

UTIG (directions)
J.J. Pickle Research Campus, Bldg. 196
10100 Burnet Road (R2200)
Austin TX 78758-4445
Phone: (512) 471-6156; FAX: (512) 471-8844

Previous Brownbag Schedules

Fall 2014
Spring 2014
Fall 2013
Spring 2013
Fall 2012
Spring 2012
Fall 2011
Spring 2011
Fall 2010
Spring 2010
Fall 2009
Spring 2009
Fall 2008
Spring 2008
Fall 2007
Spring 2007
Fall 2006
Spring 2006
Fall 2005