Events

Light Scattering Properties of Lunar Regolith and Debris Disk Dust Grains

Jessica Arnold

September 7, 2017
DTM Weekly Seminar Series
Jessica Arnold

Jessica Arnold, a DTM Postdoctoral Associate, will present a lecture at 11 a.m. on Thursday, September 7, 2017, in the Greenewalt Lecture Hall as part of DTM's Weekly Seminar Series.

Arnold received her Ph.D. in geosciences at Stony Brook University in 2004 and a B.S. in astrophysics and planetary science at the California Institute of Technology in 2009. At DTM, she works to improve characterizations of the materials in developing planetary systems and regoliths of airless solar system objects.

Coffee, tea, and a light breakfast will be served before the lecture, at 10:30 a.m.

“Metamorphic consequences of secular cooling of the Earth”

Richard Palin

July 27, 2017
DTM Weekly Seminar Series
Richard Palin

Richard Palin, assistant professor at the Colorado School of Mines' Department of Geology and Geological Engineering, will give a talk titled “Metamorphic consequences of secular cooling of the Earth” at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 27, 2017, in the Greenewalt Auditorium as part of DTM's Weekly Seminar Series.

Palin received his Ph.D. from the University of Oxford in 2013. He is principally a metamorphic petrologist, but frequently integrates geochemistry, isotope geochronology, and structural geology into his work.

Coffee, tea, and a continental breakfast will be served before the lecture at 10:30 a.m.

"First and Second Generation High Contrast Imaging Experiments for Comparative Planetary Science"

Rebecca Oppenheimer

July 13, 2017
DTM Weekly Seminar Series
Rebecca Oppenheimer

Rebecca Oppenheimer, curator at the American Museum of Natural History's Department of Astrophysics, will give a talk titled "First and Second Generation High Contrast Imaging Experiments for Comparative Planetary Science" at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 13, 2017, in the Greenewalt Auditorium as part of DTM's Weekly Seminar Series.

Oppenheimer received her Ph.D. in astronomy from the California Institute of Technology in 1999. She is a comparative exoplanetary scientist who studies planets orbiting stars other than the Sun. 

Coffee, tea, and a continental breakfast will be served before the lecture at 10:30 a.m.

"Temporal variability of arc volcanism: records and controls"

Stefan Lachowycz

July 6, 2017
DTM Weekly Seminar Series
Stefan Lachowycz

Stefan Lachowycz, a postdoctoral Fulbright Scholar at DTM, will give a talk titled "Temporal variability of arc volcanism: records and controls" at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 6, 2017, in the Greenewalt Auditorium as part of DTM's Weekly Seminar Series.

Lachowycz received his Ph.D. in Earth sciences from the University of Oxford in 2016. At DTM, he is investigating the prevalence and causes of (sub-)annual-scale changes in volcanic activity by statistical analysis of a variety of time-series from monitoring of diverse active volcanoes. 

Coffee, tea, and a continental breakfast will be served before the lecture at 10:30 a.m.

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