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Presentations 2007

BEG Seminar Series: Fall 2013

BEG seminars are held each Friday (unless otherwise noted) at 9:00 a.m. in the Main Conference Room. Refreshments are served.
Hosted by Maria Nikolinakou
Research Associate
Bureau of Economic Geology
Jackson School of Geosciences
, 512-471-0415,

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Sep 6 No seminar BEG Poster Event video stream not available
Sep 13 Mona Behl
Mona Behl
Research Coordinator
Texas Sea Grant College Program
Texas A&M University
Science at work for Texans: The Texas Sea Grant Program
Sep 20 Athma Bhandari
Athma Bhandari
Postdoctoral Fellow
BEG UT GeoFluids Consortium
Measuring nano-darcy permeability in shales video stream not available
Sep 27 Eric Potter
Eric Potter
Associate Director, Energy Division
Bureau of Economic Geology
Geology and Economics of the Jackson School Oil and Gas Royalty Position, Wise County TX
Oct 4 Chris Jackson
Chris Jackson
Imperial College, London, UK
*Visiting Research Fellow, AGL
Insights into the development of major rift-related unconformities from geologically constrained subsidence modelling
Oct 11 Bud HolzmanHolzman
Bud Holzman
U.S. Army (ret)
Chief Analyst - Iraq Oil and Gas Infrastructure
Iraq Oil Potential
Oct 18 Sergey Fomel
Sergey Fomel
Professor, Dept. of Geological Sciences
Bureau of Economic Geology
Verification and validation of seismic attributes vid
Oct 25 Ian Duncan
Ian Duncan
Program Director
Bureau of Economic Geology
Suicide by Catalytic Converter and Deaths at Lake Nyos; Is Carbon Monoxide the Toxic Agent? Implications for Leakage Risks from CO2 pipelines. video stream not assigned
Nov 1 Giuseppe Buscarnera
Giuseppe Buscarnera
Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Northwestern University
Mechanics of flowslide triggering in unsaturated shallow slopes: theory and modeling video stream not assigned
Nov 8 Harry Rowe
Harry Rowe
Research Scientist
Bureau of Economic Geology
Chemostratigraphic Applications of Handheld X-ray Fluorescence to Several Shale Plays: Methods, Pitfalls, Limitations, Aspirations, and Examples video stream
Nov 11 Torbjorn Tornqvist
Torbjörn Törnqvist
AAPG Distinguished Lecturer
Tulane University

Illuminating the Lower Mississippi River sediment-dispersal system over orbital to centennial timescales

video stream not assigned
Nov 15 Adan Oviedo
Adan Oviedo
Director General and President of COMESA
Petroleum Geology and Energy Reform in Mexico [no abstract available] video stream not assigned
Nov 22

  Peter Knappett
Peter Knappett Assistant Professor
Department of Geology and Geophysics
Texas A&M University

Groundwater in the Ganges-Brahmaputra Delta: Where Culture and Nature Collide video stream not assigned
Nov 29 Thanksgiving - no seminar  
Dec 6 Angela Hessler - cancelled due to weather - to be rescheduled The assembly of South America recorded by detrital zircons in the Andean forearc video stream not assigned
Dec 13 Julia Gale
Julia Gale
AAPG Distinguished Lecturer
Bureau of Economic Geology
Natural Fractures in Shale Hydrocarbon Reservoirs video stream not assigned
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