Pre-AGU 2014 CIDER Workshop Agenda

Morning Session: 2014 CIDER Summer Program Retrospective

Chair: Bruce Buffett
9:00 - 9:10 am  Barbara Romanowicz, University of California, Berkeley Introduction and Logistics
9:10 - 9:50 am Liz Cottrell, Smithsonian Institution
"Insights into geodynamics from mantle redox"
9:50 - 10:30 am Jessica Irving, Princeton University
"Looking into the deep: terrestrial and extraterrestrial planetary cores"
10:30 - 11:00 am
Coffee Break
11:00 am - 12:40 pm Presentations by research groups from 2014 CIDER Summer Program (15 min presentations)
11:00 am "Mars Thermal History: Core, Atmosphere, Mantle, Phobos and Surface"
  S. A. Johnston , J. K. Wicks, M. B. Weller, N. Towles, C. J. Thissen, N. Knezek, S. Hongresawat, M. S. Duncan, B. A. Black, N. Schmer, M. Panning, L. Montesi, M. Manga, P. Lognonné, L. Kellogg
11:20 am "Resolution and Consequences of Lunar Lower Mantle Partial Melt"
  H. Fiqua, P. Bremner, M. Diamond, G. Garapic, S. Lock.,A. Mallik, Y. Nishikawa, S. Panovska, A. Shahar, P. Lognonné, W. Panero, U. Faul,M. Panning, H. Jimenez-Perez, N. Schmerr, Q. Williams
11:40 am "Team Mercury: A diversity of ignorance on the planetary scale"
  G. Cox, B. Delbridge , I. Rose, S. Wahl, J. IRving, H. Matsui, A. Shahar, W. McDonough
12:00 am "Can Suspended Iron-rich metal Droplets Explain the Origin, Composition and Properties of Large Low Shear Velocity Provinces?"
  Z.(Johnny) Zhang, S. Zhang, S. Dorfman, J. Labidi, M. Li, Q. Williams, M. Manga, W. McDonough, L. Stixrude
12:20 am "Multi-disciplinary investigation of slab stagnation in the lower mantle "
  K. Arredondo, G. Finkelstein, M. Li, J. Townsend, L. Waszek, Z. Xing, F. Yanf, L. Kellogg, V. Lekic, C. Lithgow-Bertelloni, B. Romanowicz, M. Rudolph, N. Schmerr
12:40 - 2:00 pm
Lunch Break

Afternoon Session: 2015 Summer Program Kick-off

Chair: Meredith Nettles
2:00 - 3:30 pm Presentations by research groups from 2014 CIDER Summer Program and earlier programs (2011, 2013)(15 mn presentations)
2:00 pm "Modeling Mantle Heterogeneity Development in Earth’s Mantle Using Multidisciplinary Approaches"
  S. de Silva, V. Finlayson, T. Gu, M. Li, C. Lithgow-Bertelloni, V. Cormier
2:20 pm "Investigating mantle dynamics using a composite rheology with grain size evolution, tested using seismology "
  J. Dannberg, Z. Eilon, R. Gassmoeller, P. Moulik, R. Myhill, P. Asimow, U. Faul
2:40 pm "Characterization and Petrological Constraints of the Mid-Lithospheric Discontinuity "
  E. Rader, C. Cheng, E. Emry, D. Frost, J. Menard, N. Schmerr, C.Q. Yu, D. Geist
3:00 pm "Topography, flat-slab subduction, and mantle dynamics in southwestern Mexico "
  M Gérault, M. S. Miller, L. Husson, G Humphreys
3:30 - 4:00 pm
Coffee Break
4:00 - 4:40 pm Maureeen Raymo,Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
"Tectonic Forcing of Cenozoic Climate -- The Consequences of India's Collision with Asia"
4:40 - 5:20 pm Jerry Mitrovica, Harvard University
"Sea Level Change on a Dynamic Earth"

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Pre-AGU 2014 CIDER Workshop

Sunday, December 14, 2014, 9:00 am to 5:00pm
Location: University of California, Berkeley, Saturdja Dai Hall,
Banatao Auditorium, Room 310