Geosciences Colloquium Series


Spring 2018

Geosciences Colloquium Series
Fridays 2:00pm-3:20pm
SE 417


January 19, 2018 – Dr. Mike Sukop, Professor, Department of Earth and Environment, Florida
International University;
“Groundwater Flooding in the Arch Creek Basin, Miami”


February 9, 2018 – Dr. Yao Yan, Senior Geographer, South Florida Water Management District,
“Geographically Weighted Spatial Modelling of Sediment Quality in Lake Okeechobee,
Florida


February 16, 2018 – Dr. Johnna Infanti, Postdoctoral Fellow – Postdocs Applying Climate
Expertise (PACE), UCAR, CES FAU, RSMAS, USGS;
“South Florida Climate
Predictions, Projections, and Uncertainty Characterization”


February 23, 2018 – Dr. Lisa Ely, Association for Women Geoscientists Distinguished Lecturer,
Professor, Department of Geological Sciences, Central Washington University;
“Following in the Footsteps of Charles Darwin: Geological and Historical Evidence of
Earthquakes and Tsunamis in Chile”


March 2, 2018 – Dr. Cliff Brown, Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, Florida
Atlantic University; Talk title TBA


March 23, 2018 – Jim Anderson and Claudio Zuccarelli, JLA Geosciences; “
Coring, Logging,
and Monitoring Well Construction in South Dade – Processes, Challenges, and Tools”


March 30, 2018 – Dr. Tara Root, Associate Professor, Department of Geosciences, Florida
Atlantic University; Talk title TBA


April 6, 2018 – Natasha Warraich, Assistant Regional Biologist, Florida Fish and Wildlife
Conservation Commission;
“Imperiled Wildlife in South Florida”


April 13, 2018 – Eric Householder, Geospatial Section Leader, South Florida Water
Management District;
“A Survey of SFWMD’s Geospatial Services Unit’s Projects and
Products”