|Sep 22||Prof. Dave Trilling||Northern Arizona University||At the Edges of the Solar System (abstract)||Trill10 and Fuent10|
|Sep 29||Prof. David Jacobs||Dept. Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, UCLA||Physical Processes and Evolutionary Consequences (abstract)||None|
|Oct 06||Prof. Victor Baker||Lunar & Planetary Laboratory, University of Arizona||Megafloods (abstract)||Baker 2008|
|Oct 13||Prof. Kim Kastens||Dept. Earth and Environment, Columbia University||Thinking and Learning in the Geosciences (abstract)||Kastens 2009|
|Oct 20||Prof. Abby Kavner||Dept. Earth & Space Sciences, UCLA||The Electrochemical Earth (abstract)||None|
|Oct 27||Prof. Melany Hunt||Dept. Mechanical Engineering, Caltech||Booming Dunes and Beyond (abstract)||Hunt and Vriend 2010|
|Nov 03||Dr. Kevin Hand||NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory||Ocean Worlds of the Outer Solar System (abstract)||Chyba and Hand 2005|
|Nov 10||Dr. Karel Schrijver||Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Center||Solar Variability and the Sun-Earth Connection (abstract)||None|
|Nov 17||Prof. Margot & Prof. Paige||Dept. Earth & Space Sciences, UCLA||Mercury Revealed (abstract)||None|
|Nov 24||--||--||Thanksgiving Vacation: No Colloquium||--|
|Dec 01||Dr. Darlene Lim||NASA Ames Research Center||Astrobiology of Lakes (abstract)||None|
The Colloquia are preceded by "Cookies n' Coffee" in the Commons Room (Geology 3680) from 3:30pm - 4:00pm.
Purpose: The purpose of the Colloquium Series is to present hot topics of broad scientific interest in an exciting and accessible way. It is distinct from the specialized talks in sub-fields of the Department held on every day of the week.
David Latham, Super Earths and Life, Oct 05, PAB 1-434A
Hilke Schlichting, TBA, Nov 26, PAB 1-434A
Questions or comments?: e-mail: David Jewitt