Ups and Downs on Planet Earth

How to get there: Take subway line #1 to Voksenåsen (Direction Frognerseteren), and there is a 5 minutes walk from the station.

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Thursday the 2nd of December

Coffee available from 9:30

10:00 Welcome: Trond H. Torsvik

Session 1 Chair: Chloe Marcilly

10:10 - 10:30 Henrik H. Svensen: Living with crises for ten years

10:30 - 11:00 Sara Callegaro and Thea Heimdal: Sills and volcanic basins: perspectives from the Amazonas Basin (CAMP) and the Oslo Rift

11:00 - 11:20 Eirik G. Ballo: Bridging the gap between historical and geological time

11:20 to 11:50 coffee break and mingling

Session 2 Chair: Sara Callegaro

11:50 - 12:20 Keynote Speaker Cindy Looy (Univ. Berkeley, on Zoom): UV radiation as trigger for the end-Permian extinction

12:20 - 12:50 Frances Deegan: Experimenting with melts and sediments

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch and check in at the hotel

Session 3 Chair: Lars Eivind Augland

14:00 - 14:20 Keynote Speaker: Christian Bernd (Univ. Kiel, on  Zoom): Lessons from drilling an active volcanic basin

14:20 - 14:50 Morgan Jones: IODP in the Norwegian Sea: Impressions and initial results

14:50 - 15:10 Adriano Mazzini: Lusi and beyond

15:10 to 15:40 coffee break and mingling

Session 4 Chair: Henrik Svensen

15:40 - 16:00: Anne Hope Jahren: Isotope Adventures in Svalbard: Chasing the Devonian through an Abandoned Soviet Coal Mine

16:00 - 16:40 Keynote speaker: Jim Zachos (Univ. Santa Cruz, on Zoom): The regional hydroclimate response to the PETM: Observations versus Theory

                      Head of the Department of Geosciences Bernd Etzelmuller:  Recognition of the Else Ragnhild Neumann award for 2021

19:00             Dinner


Friday the 3rd of December

11:00           Deadline for checking out of the hotel

Published Jan. 19, 2021 12:59 PM - Last modified Dec. 1, 2021 2:37 PM