Geology Senior Capstone and Thesis Presentations

3:30 PM  - 5:30 PM
Thursday Apr 18, 2019
Olin-Rice Science Center 100

The Geology Department invites the Macalester community to our Senior Presentations:

3:30 Mac Doherty: An Analysis of Trace Metal Bioaccumulation in Minnesota Native Freshwater Mussels Using Micro X-ray Fluorescence (µXRF)

3:45 Izzy Ryde: Hydromorphology and Water Quality in the Río Zamora Watershed, Loja, Ecuador

4:00 Max Deckman: Death on the Red Beds: Stratigraphy, Sedimentary Petrology, and Depositional Environment of the Chugwater Group near Dubois, Wyoming

4:15 BREAK

4:30 Ojashvi Rautela: In Search for the Missing Arc Root of the Southern California Batholith: A Xenolith Study

4:45 Robert Grace: Constraints on the Origin of the Salinian Block using Geochronology

5:00 Michael Murphy: Rooting Around Beneath an Arc: Zircon U-Pb Geochronologic and Hf Isotopic Constraints on the Evolution of the Base of the Sierra Nevada Batholith

Pizza will be served.

Sponsored By: Geology

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