Matter at Extreme States
Apr 24, 2017
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Ranga Dias of Harvard University.  He will present, "Pressing the simplest element to exotic quantum states."

Event Host: Viktor Struzhkin
Geochemistry
Apr 17, 2017
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Jessica Warren of the University of Delaware.  She will present, "Oceanic upper mantle composition and the evidence for an ultrarefractory reservoir."

Event Host: Anat Shahar
High Pressure
Apr 10, 2017
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Johnny Zhang of Scripps.  He will present, "Experiments on Fe-Ni-S Liquid with Silicate Solids under Mantle Conditions: Implications for Deep Carbon, Primordial Components and LLSVPs

Event Host: Megan Duncan
High Pressure
Apr 3, 2017
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with our own Sergey Lobanov.  He will present, "Peeking into the color of the lower mantle: Optical studies of minerals at high P/T.”

Event Host: Alexander Goncharov
High Pressure
Mar 20, 2017
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Ercan Alp of Argonne National Laboratory.  He will present, "Recent Advances in Nuclear Resonant Scattering Under High Pressure.”

Event Host: Viktor Struzhkin
Department
Mar 16, 2017
6:30 PM

Our Broad Branch Road Spring Neighborhood Lecture Series kicks off with Carnegie Science President, Dr. Matthew P. Scott.  Scott will present, "Jumping Genes: What They Mean for Evolution and Medicine." 

Event Host: Geophysical Laboratory
Geochemistry
Mar 13, 2017
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Sarah Johnson of Georgetown University.  She will present, "The Search for Life on Mars and Ocean Worlds: Insights from Molecular Biology.”

Event Host: Andrew Steele
High Pressure
Mar 6, 2017
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Burkhard Militzer of UC Berkeley. He will present, "Ab initio simulations of liquids and solids at high pressure."

Event Host: Ronald Cohen
Geochemistry
Feb 27, 2017
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Emily Chin from Scripps. She will present, "From arcs to continents: a deep lithosphere perspective."

Event Host: Anat Shahar
Mineralogy
Feb 13, 2017
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Donald Dingwell from Ludwig Maximilian University. He will present, "Experimental Volcanology: accessing the inaccessible."

Event Host: Bjorn Mysen
Materials
Feb 6, 2017
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Arianna Gleason from Stanford University.  She will present, "Ultrafast X-ray Studies on the Dynamics of Transitions in Planetary Materials."

Event Host: Ronald Cohen
Geochemistry
Jan 30, 2017
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with our own Dionysis Foustoukos. He will present, "Oceanic Subsurface Biosphere: Experimental Studies."

High Pressure
Jan 23, 2017
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with June Wicks from Princeton University.  She will present, "From Super-earth interiors to our own earth’s surface: using dynamic compression to study our universe."

Event Host: Ronald Cohen
High Pressure
Jan 17, 2017
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Kate Kiseeva from the University of Oxford.  She will present, "Diamond inclusions from the Earth’s transition zone."

Event Host: Yingwei Fei
Materials
Jan 9, 2017
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Susannah Dorfman of Michigan State University.  She will present, "Deep Earth Redox: Iron and Carbon in the Lower Mantle.”

Event Host: Alexander Goncharov
Planetary Science
Dec 19, 2016
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with our own Asmaa Boujibar.  She will present, "Reducing conditions in the inner Solar System, as witnessed by Mercury and Earth."

Event Host: Yingwei Fei
High Pressure
Dec 5, 2016
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with our own Yingwei Fei.  He will present, "Recovery of an oxidized majorite inclusion from Earth's deep asthenosphere: A unique window into the redox state and convection of the mantle."

Event Host: George Cody
Geochemistry
Nov 28, 2016
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Eiji Ohtani from Tohoku University.  He will present, "Volatile circulation in the mantle and the light elements in the core."

Event Host: Bjorn Mysen
Geochemistry
Nov 21, 2016
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Rebecca Lange from the University of Michigan.  She will present, "Timescales and mechanisms for voluminous high-silica rhyolite melt generation - insights into supervolcano eruptions and differentiation within granitoid batholiths."

Event Host: Bjorn Mysen
Mineralogy
Nov 15, 2016
6:30 PM

Bob Hazen, staff scientsist at the Geophysical Laboratory, continues our Neighborhood Lecture Series with the second of four lectures. The distribution of minerals on Earth, Mars, and other worlds mimics social networks, as commonly applied to such varied topics as Facebook interactions, the spread of disease, and terrorism networks.

Event Host: Geophysical Laboratory
High Pressure
Nov 14, 2016
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Amy Jenei from LLNL.  She will present, "Using laser compression to probe solid and plassma equation of state to unprecedented pressure regimes at the National Ignition Facility."

Event Host: Ronald Cohen
High Pressure
Nov 7, 2016
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Michael Walter from the University of Bristol.  He will present, "The Fate of Deeply Subducted Carbon."

Event Host: Yingwei Fei
Astrobiology
Oct 31, 2016
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Carl Agee from the University of New Mexico.  He will present, "NWA 7034 aka Black Beauty: Unique Water-rich Meteorite from Ancient Mars."

Event Host: Yingwei Fei
Geochemistry
Oct 20, 2016
6:30 PM

Lara Wagner, staff scientist at DTM, presents the first of four lectures in our annual Neighborhood Lecture Series.  The key to life’s evolution on Earth is the development and persistence of plate tectonics, a planetary process that affects everything from the mineral composition of the continents to the existence of liquid water on Earth’s surface. 

Event Host: Department of Terrestrial Magnetism
Geochemistry
Oct 17, 2016
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with our own Corliss Kin I Sio.

Event Host: Anat Shahar
Geochemistry
Oct 3, 2016
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Shogo Tachibana from Hokkaido University, Japan.  He will present, "Early evolution of the Solar System: Laboratory experiments and sample return missions."

Event Host: Conel Alexander
High Pressure
Sep 26, 2016
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Colin Jackson from the Geophysical Laboratory.  He will present, "Discrete stages of core formation survive the moon forming impact."

Event Host: Yingwei Fei
Mineralogy
Sep 19, 2016
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Eli Moore from the Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences at Rutgers.  He will present, "Global Redox Influence on Metal Availability, the Evolution of Archean Metabolisms, and the Search for Ancient Proteins."

Event Host: Bob Hazen
Geochemistry
Sep 12, 2016
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with our own Douglas Rumble.  He will present, "New Discoveries in multiple doubly-substituted O2 and CH4: equilibrium geothermometry vs. fingerprints of kinetic isotope effects.”

Event Host: George Cody
High Pressure
Aug 1, 2016
6:15 PM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with our own Zachary Geballe.  He will present, "High-pressure calorimetry: a new experimental tool and its application to H2O."

Event Host: Viktor Struzhkin
Geochemistry
Jul 25, 2016
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with our own Bjorn Mysen.  He will present, "Mantle melting and volatiles: Redox-controlled solubility behavior in silicate-COH magmatic systems."

Event Host: George Cody
High Pressure
Jul 18, 2016
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with our own Shi Liu.  He will present, "Making sense of ferroelectric switching."

Event Host: Ronald Cohen
High Pressure
Jul 13, 2016
11:00 AM

The Geophysical Laboratory's weekly seminar series continues with Matteo Calandra, CNRS Research Director, Paris.  He will present, "Hydrogen bond symmetrization by proton quantum motion and high Tc superconductivity in Sulfur hydrides at high pressure."

Event Host: Viktor Struzhkin
Geochemistry
Jun 27, 2016
11:00 AM

The weekly seminar series focuses on George Cody's research on "Chemical, Physical, and Isotopic Evidence for a warm and wet History in the Early Solar System."

Event Host: Geophysical Laboratory
Planetary Science
May 19, 2016
6:30 PM

The Kuiper Belt, which has Pluto as the largest member, is a region of comet-like objects just beyond Neptune. This belt of objects has an outer edge, which we are only now able to explore in detail.

Event Host: Department of Terrestrial Magnetism
Materials
May 18, 2016
2:00 PM

The Geophysical Laboratory's Zack Gaballe and Rajasekarakumar Vadapoo and DTM's Miki Nakajima, Erika Nesvold, and Johanna Teske will host "The Second Annual GL/DTM Poster Session"* on Wednesday, 18 May 2016, in the Tuve Dining Hall.

Event Host: Broad Branch Road Campus