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2019 Geodynamics Seminar Series
Guest Speaker Schedule

Tuesdays: 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Clark Lab 507, Quissett Campus, WHOI

(Unless otherwise noted on speaker schedule below)
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DateGuest SpeakerPresentation Title or Topic
February 5
Susan Lozier
Duke University
A 21st Century View of the North Atlantic Overturning Circulation
February 12
David W. J. Thompson
Colorado State University
Why Do the Extratropical Storm Tracks Shift Upwards and Poleward Under Climate Change?
February 26
David Hodell
Cambridge University
Atlantic Climate Change and the Collapse of Classic Maya Civilization (~800-1000 AD)
March 5
Raymond Bradley
UMass Amherst
Norse Settlement Around the North Atlantic: History, Archeology and Paleoclimate
Tues., March 12
(Carriage House)
Jon Hare
NOAA Fisheries Service
Changing Climate and Marine Fisheries - challenges and opportunities
March 19
Jerry Mitrovica
Harvard University
Variability in North Atlantic Sea Level Change over the Last Glacial Cycle
April 2
Suzana Camargo
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Atlantic Hurricanes: Past, Present and Future
April 9
Stephanie Henson
University of Southampton, UK
Decadal Variability in North Atlantic Phytoplankton Blooms and the Biological Carbon Pump
April 23
Hjálmar Hátún
University of the Faroe Islands
The Subpolar Gyre Regulates Ecosystems in the North Atlantic Ocean
April 30
Judith Lund
Curator Emeritus at New Bedford Whaling Museum
Looking Back: Studying Historic Whale Populations
May 7
Sam White
Ohio State University
Human Impacts of the Little Ice Age: State of the Field and New Research
May 14
Joyce Chaplin
Harvard University
Words and Numbers: How Americans Described the Little Ice Age in their Almanacs