IPGP General seminars “Fall 2018” program is available.

The IPGP general seminars are held one or two Thursdays a month at 11am in the amphitheatre of the IPGP Cuvier building. International speakers present cutting edge and/or new topics in areas related to the Institute’s research themes. The seminars are broadcast live on the IPGP’s Youtube channel and are then available on the same channel or in the “multimedia” section of the website.


September to december 2018 programm:

  • Thursday, September 20 – 11am
    Roberta Rudnick (University of California, Santa Barbara, USA)
    The evolving composition of the upper continental crust
  • Thursday, October 11 – 11am
    Liane Benning (German Research Centre for Geosciences, GFZ Potsdam, Germany)
    The Great Melting: How Small Living Things Affect Global Processes
  • Thursday, October 25 – 11am
    Catherine Chauvel (Institut de physique du globe de Paris, France)
    A geochemical view on the interplay between Earth’s mantle and crust
  • Thursday, November 15 – 11am
    Ranga Myneni (Boston University, USA)
    China and India Lead in Greening the World Through Land-use Management
  • Thursday, November 29 – 11am
    Katharine Cashman (University of Bristol, UK)
    Volcanic ash: how does it form and how does it fall?