Rocks & Rolls

Held at Slawson Hall, 2nd floor Commons Area (go up all flights in Slawson Hall) Tuesday 8:30-9:30 a.m. Coffee and rolls provided.

Next presentation Tuesday, April 16, 8:30 a.m.

April 16, 2019, Kansas Water Data and How to Mine It, Brownie Wilson, Research Engineer Sr., KGS

Previous talk, 3-D Printing: The Future of Geology, Franek Hasiuk, Associate Scientist, KGS

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Previous talk, Life in the Dead Zone: A diverse Miocene Ichnofauna Preserved in Volcanic Ash, Ashfall Fossil Beds State Historical Park, Nebraska, Jon Smith, Associate Scientist, KGS

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On the Rocks

Held at the KGS Auditorium, West Campus, Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m. An informal reception follows with beer, wine, soda and appetizers.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019, The Search for Evidence of Paleoamericans in the Great Plains: A Geoarchaeological Perspective, Rolfe Mandel, University Distinguished Professor, Department of Anthropology; and Director & Senior Scientist, Kansas Geological Survey

Previous talk, Earthquakes in Kansas induced by extremely far-field pressure diffusion, Shelby Peterie, Research Scientist, KGS

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Previous talk, Ionic Liquids to Zeolites—Shiflett Research Group—Who are we and what do we do?, Mark Shiflett, Foundation Distinguished Professor, Chemical & Petroleum Engineering

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"On the Rocks" and "Rocks & Rolls" are a series of lectures presented by the Kansas Geological Survey and the Earth, Energy & Environment Center (EEEC) at the University of Kansas.