Earth Surface Science Institute (ESSI)

Geoscience Seminars

Upcoming Earth and Environment seminars

View recent past seminars in our archive.

Wednesday 23rd May 2018 18:00 to 19:00
The Green Public Lecture 2018: <em><strong>“What’s under a volcano… and how do we know?”</strong></em>

The Green Public Lecture 2018: “What’s under a volcano… and how do we know?”

Presenter: Prof. Katherine Cashman FRS, University of Bristol
Location: Michael Sadler Building

The University of Leeds Green Lecture is an annual public lecture given by a world-leading researcher in the field of Earth science. It is...

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Friday 25th May 2018 15:00 to 16:00

Geoscience Seminar (SWITCHED TO AN IGT SEMINAR 10/05/2018)

Presenter: Chris Jackson, Imperial College London
Location: SEE Seminar Rooms 1&2, 8.119

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Friday 1st June 2018 15:00 to 16:00

Geoscience Seminar - Title to follow

Presenter: Jessica Davis, Lancaster University
Location: SEE Seminar Rooms 1&2, 8.119

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Friday 8th June 2018 15:00 to 16:00

Unity in diversity: functional insights into the ancient partnerships between plants and fungi

Presenter: Katie J. Field, Centre for Plant Sciences, School of Biology, University of Leeds
Location: 10.125, School of Earth & Environment

The colonisation of Earth’s continental land masses by plants >475 Ma marked a turning point in the development of the terrestrial biosphere, with widespread consequences for the future...

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Friday 15th June 2018 15:00 to 16:00

Geoscience Seminar - Title to follow

Presenter: Larissa Hansen , School of Earth and Enviroment, University of Leeds
Location: SEE Seminar Rooms, 8.119

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Wednesday 27th June 2018 13:00 to 14:00
Geoscience Seminar - The newly developed international strategy at the University of Leeds and Micromechanics of shear strength of granular materials

Geoscience Seminar - The newly developed international strategy at the University of Leeds and Micromechanics of shear strength of granular materials

Presenter: Prof Hai-Sui Yu, Pro Vice Chancellor: International, University of Leeds
Location: SEE Seminar Rooms 1&2, 8.119

Prof Hai-Sui Yu, Pro Vice Chancellor: International will deliver a two-part presentation, which reflects his PVC role and his research interests

1. The newly developed...

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