Welcome, and thank you for your interest in the Spring 2021 School of Earth and Space Exploration Colloquium Series.

Colloquia take place at 3:30 p.m. virtually as a webinar.

For more information, please contact Professor Ariel Anbar, colloquium committee chair.

Recordings of presentations are linked from the talk titles and answers to student questions can be found below under Supplementary Materials. Schedules, speakers, and materials from previous semesters' Colloquia are accessible on the archive page.

Date Speaker Institution Talk Title
Jan 20
Rebecca Fischer

Harvard University
Core Formation on Earth and Mars
Jan 27 Natalie Batalha University of California Santa Cruz Prelude to NASA's Next Great Observatory: Orchestrating a New Epoch of Exoplanet Exploration with Webb
Feb 3 Steve Reynolds ASU School of Earth and Space Exploration Mesozoic Evolution of Western Arizona and Southeastern California
Feb 10 Richard Pitt University of California San Diego Family Matters: The Impact of Family on Postdoctoral Attrition From the Academy
Feb 17 SESE student presentations ASU School of Earth and Space Exploration Equity in the Academic Sciences
Feb 24 Adina Paytan University of California Santa Cruz Corals on Acid - The Impact of Ocean Acidification on Corals and Coral Reefs
Mar 3 SESE grad students ASU School of Earth and Space Exploration TBD
Mar 10 David Brain University of Colorado Do Habitable Worlds Require Magnetic Fields?
Mar 17 SESE postdocs ASU School of Earth and Space Exploration TBD
Mar 24 Michael Line ASU School of Earth and Space Exploration The Worlds Way Out There
Mar 31 Nancy Riggs Northern Arizona University When Plates Collide: Turning Boring Beaches to Violent Volcanoes
April 7 Mars 2020 Perseverance Panel JPL TBD
April 14 Naomi Levin University of Michigan

Rare and Overlooked, but Mighty: Developing 17O for the Paleoclimate Toolkit

April 21 Jan Amend University of Southern California The Marine Deep Subsurface Biosphere: Team-Science Discoveries Over the Last Decade



Supplementary Materials (Spring 2021)

Colloquium Questions Answered

1/20/21 Rebecca Fischer "Core Formation on Earth and Mars" talking points and answers to student questions