Short Course on Extreme Volcanism

Scientist-in-Residence Dr. Richard Ernst is teaching a Short Course on Extreme Volcanism at the University of California-Riverside. The course is being broadcast to the NASA Astrobiology group. 

Calder Patterson Completes Prestigious Lunar and Planetary Summer Internship in Houston

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Calder discusses the progress of his research on determining the geologic history of the Haughton impact crater, Devon Island, Nunavut, with his supervisor Dr. Virgil “Buck” Sharpton, Associate Director for Science at the Lunar and Planetary Institute.

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  • Dr. Ernst to Give Short Course for NASA Astrobiology Institute

    Thursday, October 13, 2016

    Dr. Richard Ernst traveling for business Scientist in Residence Dr. Richard Ernst will be at the University of California at Riverside on November 1, 2016 to give a one-day workshop on “Large Igneous Provinces”. He was invited by Profs.

    Explore Geoheritage Day 2016


    Explore Geoheritage Day

    Sunday, October 16, 2016 
    10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

    Stromatolite fossils near the Champlain Bridge


    Dr. Saeid Cheraghi, New Postdoc in Earth Sciences

    Friday, September 30, 2016

    Dr. Saied Cheraghi recently joined the department as a new postdoctoral fellow, working under the co-supervision of Dr. Don White (NRCan) and Dr. Claire Samson. Dr. Cheraghi is doing theoretical and applied research in seismology as part of the Aquistore CO2 Storage Project (Estevan, Saskatchewan), sponsored by the Petroleum Technology Research Center.

    GeoSoc - Suds n' Slides

    GeoSocThe Carleton University GeoSoc presents... 

    Suds n' Slides

    When: Thursday, November 10th @ 5:30 p.m.
    Where: 2130 HP 

    Speaker: Matt Trenkler, Ph.D. student

    Short Course - Using models to select future observations


    Dr. Ty Ferré
    Department of  Hydrology & Atmospheric Sciences, 
    University of Arizona  

    Tuesday, October 4th
    1 - 4 p.m.
    2130 HP  


    Participants are required to bring their own laptop.