Defenses, Thesis Proposals, and Ph.D. Comprehensive Exams

Colloquiums, Comprehensive exams & Thesis defences for M.Sc. & Ph.D. degrees occur throughout the year, and are open to the general public.

Thesis defences

Mon., November 27, 2017
10:00 am in LIB 2020

Craig Miller

"Volcanic Architecture and Unrest processes:
Insights from Static and Time-varying Potential Field Models"

Mon., November 20, 2017
10:45 am in LIB 2020

Jacob Verbaas

"Paleoproterozoic to Mesoproterozoic evolution of Yukon Territory, Canada"

Thurs., November 2, 2017
1:00 pm in LIB 2020

Lianna Vice

"Late Cretaceous to Paleocene evolution of the Blanchard River assemblage, southwest Yukon; implications for Mesozoic accretionary processes in the northwestern Cordillera"

Wed., October 11, 2017
2:00 pm inLIB 2020

Christian Sampaleanu

"The Role of Intact Rock Fracture in Rockfall Initiation"

Wed., September 20, 2017
10:00 am inTASC1 7011

Zennon Weleschuk

"Channelized Deposits and Regional Parasequence Sets of the Grouse Paleovalley: McMurray Formation, Alberta, Canada"

Ph.D. Comprehensive Exams

Fri., Nov. 10, 2017
2:00 pm in TASC2 9705

Stephanie Van Pelt

"Multiproxy Approach for Investigating Paleohydrologic Drought"

Tues., Oct. 10, 2017
9:30 am in SSB 7172

Lucian Rinke-Hardekopf

"Evolution and Architecture of Terrestrial to Shallow‐Marine Deposits in a Variable Accommodation Setting: McMurray Fm, Northeastern McMurray Sub-Basin, Athabasca Oil‐Sands Region, Canada"

Wed., Sept. 6, 2017
9:00 am in SSB 7172

Yannick Le Moigne

"Investigating Canada's deadliest volcanic eruption and mitigating future hazards"

M.Sc. thesis proposals

Thurs., Oct. 12, 2017
10:00 am in TASC2 9705

Teresa Rosales Ramirez

"Characterizing wastewater spills from shale gas operations in the shallow subsurface zone"

Tues., Sept. 12, 2017
3:00 pm in SSB 7172

Antonina Calahorrano-DiPatre

"Detection of a Possible Magmatic Intrusion at Cotopaxi volcano, Ecuador using Time Series Gravity"