What? TED-style talks from current DPhil and Postdoctoral researchers, based on the theme of ‘Sandscapes’
When? Wednesday 2nd Dec (8th week), 4:30 pm
Where? EW Gilbert Room, SoGE
Why? An ideal opportunity for undergraduate and Masters students to get a flavour for the sort of research that postgraduates are undertaking in the department. There will also be a drinks trolley!
Lineup: – ‘Dating the world’s largest golf course’ (Catherine Buckland) – ‘FeBreeze – Fertilizes Oceans and Freshens’ (Andrew Dansie) – ‘Winds over northern Africa: What’s missing?’ (Sebastian Engelstaedter) – ‘The Sands of Time: Sand ramps as palaeoenvironmental archives’ (Alex Rowell) – ‘Get Up, Sand Up: Rasters in the desert’ (Jerome Mayaud) – ‘Modelling the Dustscape: A Very Short Introduction’ (Ian Ashpole)