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Department of Geosciences Research Day 2012
Wednesday, May 9th, 10:30 AM, SCI-230


Sponsored in part by Hess Corporation

Geosciences Research Day 2012 - Wednesday, May 9th, 10:30 AM, Room 230 and the 2nd Floor.

Congratulations to Best Poster winnders Aaron Watters (Dustin Sweet, advisor), Heather Wood (Chris Weiss, Advisor), and Trudy Watkins (Callum Hetherington, Advisor) for their fine research posters!

Thanks to Hess Corporation and the TTU Geosciences Society for their support and Celeste Yoshinobu and Callum Hetherington for organizing the event. Thanks to Steve Henderson of Halliburton.


The Department of Geosciences hosts an annual Research Day at the end of every Spring semester. The aim of the day is to showcase current research activities in the Department, provide a forum for the exchange of ideas, and expose under-graduate and graduate students to the experience of presenting their research in a conference-like environment. Faculty and associated researchers also present their ongoing research along side students.

Presentations will be via posters presentedon the second floor of the Science Building commencing at 10:00 am. Refreshments will be served and a judging panel will be responsible for selecting the best posters from under-graduate and graduate students. Prize winners will be announced at midday.

All participants are expected to submit an abstract using the template provided (.doc).

Contributions are REQUIRED for all graduating seniors, and EXPECTED from all other members on the Department, including Graduate Students, Post-Doctoral Fellows, and Faculty.

Abstracts should be submitted to Callum Hetherington no later than Tuesday 1 May 2012. to

Geosciences Research Day 2012 Abstracts Volume 6. (pdf) - available after 4 May 2012.

If you have any questions please contact Callum Hetherington.

Geosciences Research Dayd 2011 Abstracts Volume 5. (pdf)

Geosciences Research Day 2010 Abstracts Volume 4. (pdf)

Geosciences Research Day 2010 Announcement

Geosciences Research Day Picture Gallery 2009.

Geosciences Research Day, 2009, Abstract Volume 3. (pdf)