Eurasian Ultrahigh-Pressure Collisional Belts

by Gary Ernst , Stanford University

New Work on the Dabie-Sulu UHP Terrane

by J.G. Liou , Stanford University


  • DINNER MEETING - Tuesday, February 18, 1997
  • Location: Stanford University

  • 5:30 PM-Wine Tasting: Mitchell Bldg., first floor
  • 6:00 PM-Dinner: . . . Mitchell Bldg., first floor
  • 7:30 PM-Meeting: Geology Corner on the Quad, Room 105 (formerly room 320).
    see map

    Anyone wishing to attend the tour and lecture only is welcome at no cost.


    Stanford faculty and students: Please make dinner reservations by Thursday, February 13. Contact Dr. Juhn Liou via his mailbox (and leave check), Geological and Environmental Sciences Office, Mitchell Bldg. (Rm. 138). Make checks out to "PGS."

    All others, including faculty and students from other Bay Area universities and colleges and USGS: Please make dinner reservations by Thursday, February 13. Contact John Galloway, at USGS, MS-904, 345 Middlefield Rd., Menlo Park, CA 94025, phone 415-329-5688. Send check made out to "PGS" to John.

    Dinner is $22.00. Includes wine (5:30 to 6:00 PM.), dinner (6:00-7:30 PM.), tax, and tip.

  • Please note: Because dinners are contracted with our caterer, no-shows will be billed.

    For students from all universities and colleges, the dinner, including the social half-hour, is $8.00 and is partially subsidized thanks to the Associates of School of Earth Sciences, Stanford University

    PGS Lecture Schedule, March through June, 1997

    Thursday, Mar. 6, 1997
    Steve Graham (Stanford Geology) and Lisa Lamb (Stanford Geology)
    "Geologic architecture and tectonic accretion of Mongolia"

    Thursday, April 10, 1997
    Walter Mooney (USGS)
    "Global model of crustal structure and growth"
    Gary Fuis (USGS)
    "Structure and evolution of the Brooks Range"

    Monday, May 19, 1997
    Amos Nur (Stanford Geophysics)
    "Earthquakes and archaeology in the eastern Mediterranean and ancient Near East"

    Tuesday, June 3, 1997
    Ray Wells (USGS)
    "Regional kinematics, crustal faults, earthquakes, and segmentation of Cascadia"
    Rick Blakely (USGS)
    "Geophysical evidence for crustal faulting and earthquake hazards in the Portland Basin and Willamette Valley"

    Dues for Academic Year 1996-97 ($5.00) should be sent to John Galloway, USGS, MS-904, 345 Middlefield Rd., Menlo Park, CA 94025. John's phone: 415-329-5688.

    Officers: Gary Ernst, President; Mike Diggles, Vice President; Vicki Langenheim, Secretary; John Galloway, Treasurer


    Date created: 01/27/97
    Last modified: 01/27/97
    Created by: Mike Diggles, Vice President, PGS.

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