Seminars, Workshops, and Meetings

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GGE Seminars 2020-2021

In response to COVID-19, all talks will be held online until further notice.

Announcements

Announcements for each talk are emailed to the SD Mines campus community. 
If you are off campus, please subscribe to GGE_SEMINAR-L to get announcements and updates. 

Joining seminars online 

  1. Please run the Zoom meeting test a day or two before the meeting.
  2. The day of the seminar click here and enter password: GGE

Contact: Curtis Price ( Curtis.Price@sdsmt.edu )

Date Location Speaker Organization Title Host
Aug-21 No Seminar  (GGE Faculty meeting)       
Aug-28 online only                
GGE Fall Kickoff Social
South Dakota Mines GGE Socially Distanced Friends and Fellowship: South Dakota Mines Geology & Geological Engineering 
Katzenstein
 Sep-4 online only Dr. Jacob Lowenstern U.S. Geological Survey Hazards, History, and Hydrothermal Phenomena at the Yellowstone Caldera
Price
Sep-11 online only Dr. Peter Guth
U.S. Naval Academy Military Geology Price
Sep-16
(Wed)
online only Greyson Buckingham, CEO Disa, LLC High-Pressure Slurry Ablation: A size reduction/liberation technology for mining and reclamation
(sponsored by MET, MEM, and GGE)
Cross
Sep-18 online only Dr. Dennis Helsel Practical Stats Incorporating Nondetects in Science (Download pre-talk material) Price
Sep-25 online only
Dr. Matthew Minnick  RESPEC, Inc.
Development of Sedimentary Heat Geothermal: The current Boom in Canada Price
Oct-02
CB 204 Dr. Barbara Kutchko U.S. Dept of Energy The New Science Behind Foamed Cement
Price
Oct-09 CB 204 Dr. Robert Hall  SDSMT Mining Eng & Mgmt  TBA  Price 
Oct-16 No Seminar  (GGE Faculty meeting)
Oct-23 CB 204  Dr. Kelsey Prissel Carnegie Institution for Science Insights into Lunar Petrology from Iron Isotopes Keenan
Oct-30
CB 204
Dr. Mark Fahrenbach* SD Geological Survey
Current Black Hills Geologic Quadrangle Mapping
Price
Nov-06
       
Nov-13 CB 204 Dr. Gregory Delzer* U.S. Geological Survey South Dakota Water Science Center: Something Water This Way Comes (TBD) Price
Nov-20 TBA  GEOL 464 students South Dakota Mines Geology & Geological Engineering Senior Research Proposal Presentations
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Anderson 
           
Jan-15 No Seminar -- GGE Graduate Student Town Hall
Jan-22 CB 204  Dr. Caroline Strömberg University of Washington Neo-Ecology Meets Deep Time: Reconstructing plant paleo-niches in the Late Cretaceous of Wyoming Pagnac
Jan-29 CB 204 Mr. Alan H. Rea, PE U.S. Geological Survey National Hydrography Dataset - Plus  Price
Feb-05
CB 204  Tom Durkin* South Dakota Space Grant Consortium Mars 2020 Lander Geology and Technology Pre-Landing Briefing Price 
Feb-12 No Seminar -- President's Day Holiday
Feb-19 CB 204
Dr. Albert Eggers
University of Puget Sound (ret)
Field Geophysics on the Slopes of Mt. St. Helens, March-May 1980
Price
Feb-26





Mar-05
No Seminar -- Spring Break
Mar-12 No Seminar -- Spring Break
Mar-19 CB 204 Dr. Andrew Farke Raymond M. Alf Museum
TBA Price
Mar-26 CB 204 Dr. Jonathan Delph
Purdue University  Controls on the spatial distribution of deep non-volcanic tremors along the Cascadia margin

Apr-02




Apr-19 No Seminar -- Easter Holiday
Apr-16





Apr-23




Apr-30 TBA GEOL 465 students South Dakota Mines Geology & Geological Engineering Senior Research Presentations
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm 
Anderson


Grad Brownbags 2020-2021

Mondays noon-1PM on zoom (meeting link). Coordinated by GGE Graduate Representatives. Information will be added as seminars are arranged.

Date
Lead Title/Topic
(Monday)    
Aug-31

Sep-07

Sep-14 Grad Rep elections
Vote for 2020-2021 grad reps/Logistics
Sep-21

Sep-28

Oct-05 Curtis Price 
Scale dependence in digital elevation model-based landform analysis
Oct-12 Fleford Redoloza Geological Modeling Using Deep Learning with Progressive Generative Adversarial Networks (GNAs)
Oct-19   

Oct-26  

Nov-02 Grace DeVault Examination of Pig Wallow Site Geochemistry Using Decomposition Estimates from the Minimum Number of Individuals 
Nov-09

Nov-16

     
Jan-11 
 

Jan-18 
 
 
Jan-25  

Feb-01 
 

Feb-08 


Feb-1  

Feb-22  

Mar-01

Mar-08 
-- Spring Break 
Mar-15
 
Mar-22
 
Mar-29
Apr-05 Easter Break
Apr-13    
Apr-20
Apr-27

GIS Workshops

Workshops are typically offered in December/January and June/July. 

Intro to GIS I and II; GIS Field Data Collection

Workshop website and registration
Contact: Dr. Maribeth Price ( Maribeth.Price@sdsmt.edu )


GEOE/GEOL/PALE Advisory Board Meetings

Next meeting: Saturday, Sept 19, 2020
Contact: Dr. Laurie Anderson ( Laurie.Anderson@sdsmt.edu )