Elsworth will talk about how gaseous stimulants offer some advantages in the “hydraulic” fracturing of low permeability reservoirs over traditional water-based fluids. Talk will be held in Wednesday April 1 in C213 Coal Utilization Laboratory at the EMS Energy Institute from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. For more information see http://www.energy.psu.edu/energyoutreach/energyXchange.
Dr. Zhu presents "Using Seismic Attenuation for Better Subsurface Imaging and Monitoring of Sequestrated CO2” on Monday, March 30th, at 2:30 PM in 541 Deike. Refreshments are available.
Glaciologist Richard Alley says new research about the Totten Glacier hints at a possible solution to a question that scientists have long had about the planet’s past. Full story
Dr. Currano, who is also a Penn State alumnus, presents "Life After Penn State: Reconstructing Past Forest Structure and Ecology, Challenging the Face of Science, and Getting My Dream Job" on Tuesday, March 24th, at 4 PM in 022 Deike. A pre-talk Coffee & Cookies Speaker Reception will take place at 3:45 PM in the EMS Museum on the ground floor of Deike. All are welcome!
Dr. Foley presents "Initiation of Plate Tectonics and the Development of Habitable Climates on Rocky Planets" on Thursday, March 19th, at 3:45 PM in 541 Deike. Refreshments will be served.
Dr. Mallik presents "The Fate of Crustal Melt in a Mantle Milieu: Implications for Volatile-Fluxed Melting of Earth's Heterogeneous Upper Mantle" on Monday, March 16th, at 2:30 PM in 541 Deike. Refreshments will be served, and all are welcome.