UMD Geology seminar: upper mantle velocity below East Africa

The first departmental colloquium of the Spring 2012 semester will take place this Friday at 2:00pm in room PLS 1130 (Plant Science building). Please note the new time!

The speaker will be Dr. Andy Nyblade from Pennsylvania State University. He will present “Upper mantle velocity structure beneath eastern and southern Africa: Implications for the origin of Cenozoic rifting, volcanism and plateau uplift.”

The department will host a reception in the foyer of the Geology Building immediately following the seminar.

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