Geosciences Colloquium Series

Join the Department of Geosciences this Spring 2021. Lectures are always on Friday from 2:00 pm-3:20 pm in room SE 417.

January 15

Orientation for Colloquium Courses GEO 4920/6920 - moderator

January 22

Faculty Meeting - No colloquium

January 29

Dr. Lindano Benedet, Principal for Coastal Protection Engineering (CPE),
“Evolution of the Delray Beach Nourishment Program: From 1978 to the present”

February 5

Dr. Tom Douglas, U.S. Army Cold Regions Research & Engineering Laboratory, Fort Wainwright, AK 99703
"Permafrost studies in interior Alaska”

February 12

Faculty Meeting - No colloquium

February 19

Ms. Ruth Metzel and Ms. Sandra Vasquez, Fundacion Pro Eco Azuero
“From Panama to the world: Tropical Restoration Objectives and Rural Community Perspectives”

February 26

Dr. Eric Prokocki, Department of Geosciences, FAU
“Understanding turbidity-currents and their deposits: the snow avalanches of the deep sea!”

March 5

Dr. Neil Terry, USGS
"Drone-deployed ground penetrating radar (GPR): past, present, and future"

March 12

Faculty Meeting - No colloquium

March 19

Dr. Vanda Claudio Sales, Federal University of Ceará, Brazil
“Geomorphology of Brazil: an overview”

March 26

Ms. Emily Toner, Soil geographer, and 2018-2019 Fulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellow.
“The Power of Peatlands: Carbon and Culture in Irish Bogs”

April 2

Dr. Deepak Mishra, Professor & Associate Head Director, Small Satellite Research Lab, Department of Geography, University of Georgia, TBA

April 9

Dr. Navid Jafari, Coastal Studies Institute, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, LSU
“A Comprehensive Review of Marsh Platform Shear Strength: Implications to Coastal Restoration”

April 16

Faculty Meeting - No colloquium

April 23

Class meeting in lieu of final exam - moderator


M.L. King Day (1/16) does not affect this class. Spring Break may be changed, but this is what the current posted schedule says.

D. Warburton

Xavier Comas
Maria Fadiman
Anton Oleinik
Caiyun Zhang

For questions or inquiries please contact:
Dr.  David Warbuton
Assistant Chair & Asso. Professor
Office: SE 466