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Department of Geological Sciences

Colloquia, Spring 2016

Lectures Presented by the Department of Geological
Sciences and the Geology Club


Uchitha Nissanka CSUN Geophysics Master's Candidate

Title:  Formation of Intraplate Seamount Chains by Viscous Fingering Instabilities in the Asthenosphere using low Reynolds Number Miscible Fluids with  a Moving Surface Boundary.

Date:  Tuesday, April 26,2016

Time:  1:00pm

Room: LO 1229


Jose Cardona CSUN Master's Candidate

Title: Constraining the most recent surface rupture on the Garnet Hill Fault, Coachella Valley, California

Date:  Friday, April 29, 2016

Time:  9:00am

Room:  LO 1229


Meghann Decker  CSUN Master's Candidate

Title:  Triggering Mechanisms For A Magmatic Flare-Up Of The Lower Crust In Fiordland, New Zealand, From U-Pb Zircon Geochronology And O-Hf Zircon Geochemistry.

Date:  Monday, May 2, 2016

Time:  9:00am

Room:  LO 12112


Samantha Gebauer  CSUN Masters's Candidate

Title:  Spatio-Temporal Patterns of Lower Arc Cooling and Metamorphism, Northern Fiordland, New Zealand

Date:  Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Time:  9:00am

Room:  LO 1212


John Wiesenfeld CSUN Master's Candidate

Title:  Construction Of Continental Crust By Deep Crustal Fractional Crystallization and Garnet Pyroxenite Root Development:  Geochemical Evidence From Fiordland, New Zealand.

Date:  Friday, May 6, 2016

Time:  10:00am

Room:  LO 1229


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