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Saturday, October 29 • 11:00am - 11:50am
Floods of Lava

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Literal floods of runny, black, volcanic lava have erupted on every continent at some time in the distant past, covering hundreds of thousands of square miles, sometimes 20 miles deep. We’ll examine what these events looked like, what caused them, and their connection with plate tectonics.

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Ray Buland

Ray Buland has a BS in physics and a Ph.D. in solid earth geophysics. He has published articles on topics ranging from free oscillations of the Earth and moment tensors to earthquake location, seismic travel-time computation, and travel-time/magnitude residual statistics. During his career at the US Geological Survey’s National Earthquake Information Center, he did basic and applied research, developed computational algorithms and seismic... Read More →

Saturday October 29, 2016 11:00am - 11:50am
Wind River B Ground Floor