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Robert Hazen Visit at Mines

April 25, 2018 - April 26, 2018

Pedestrian Plaza

Robert M. Hazen is Senior Staff Scientist at the Carnegie Institution’s Geophysical Laboratory and Clarence Robinson Professor of Earth Sciences at George Mason University. He received his BS and SM in geology at MIT, his PhD at Harvard University in Earth science and was a NATO Postdoctoral Fellow at Cambridge University. Hazen is the author of more than 400 articles and 25 books on science, history, and music. His most recent book is The Story of Earth (Viking-Penguin).

Seminar, Wednesday, April 25, 1-4 p.m.: “Mineral Network Analysis: Big Data as Applied to Mineral Systems,” Berthoud Hall, Room 241

Technical Workshop, Wednesday, April 25, 1-4 p.m.: “Mineral Network Analysis I,” Berthoud Hall, Room 306

Lecture 1, Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 7:00 p.m.: “Mineral Evolution and Ecology: Tracing Earth’s history through time and space”
Berthoud Hall, Room 241, Colorado School of Mines, Golden (seating is limited; please pre-register at http://bit.ly/2HO5mIZ)

Technical Workshop, Thursday, April 26, 8-11 a.m.: “Mineral Network Analysis II” Marquez Hall, Room 322

Book Discussion, Thursday, April 26, 2018, Noon-1 p.m.: Dr. Hazen will also lead a discussion of his book, The Story of Earth: The First 4.5 Billion Years, from Stardust to Living Planet in the Boettcher Room at Mines’ Arthur Lakes Library. (Attendance is limited to 50; RSVP by April 12 to gevans@mines.edu)

Lecture 2, Thursday, April 26, 2018, 7:00 p.m.: “Big-Data Geology: Visualizing Earth’s co-evolving geosphere and biosphere”
Berthoud Hall, Room 241, Colorado School of Mines, Golden (seating is limited; please pre-register at http://bit.ly/2pmpGcS)

Workshop seating is limited; please pre-register by emailing rwendlan@mines.edu

These events are made possible with generous financial assistance from the Friends of the Colorado School of Mines Geology Museum (FCSMGM), the Colorado School of Mines Arthur Lakes Library, the Colorado School of Mines Department of Geology and Geological Engineering, the Denver Region Exploration Geologists Society (DREGS), and the Colorado Scientific Society (CSS).


April 25, 2018
April 26, 2018
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