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Upcoming talks and events
September and October details coming soon
Wednesday 1 June 2016
Professor Kliti Grice, 2016 Gibb Maitland Medallist, Curtin University
The evolution of life: It’s preservation across ocean anoxic events
(including major mass extinction events) from biomolecules and
geomolecules to cellular remains.
Wednesday 6 July 2016
QuentinMasurel, University of Western Australia
The geology of the Sadiola gold camp (Mali, West Africa) and implications for the
tectono-magmatic evolution of the Kédougou-Kénieba inlier.
Wednesday 3 August 2016
Dr. Prokopiy Vasilyev (Curtin University)
The experimental modelling of geochemical processes in the deep Earth: the
oxidation state of subducted, altered oceanic crust and the formation of diamonds.
When: First Wednesday of each month (except December and January)
Irish Club of WA (Inc), 61 Townshend Rd, Subiaco
5.30 pm for 6.00 pmTime: 5.30pm
Gibb Maitland Medal
Prof Kliti Grice is the 2016 Gibb Maitland medallist, and nominations are now open for the 2017 medallist.
Dr Graham Begg was the
2015 Gibb Maitland Medalist. Read his acceptance speech in WAG.
2016 Gibb Maitland Medal guidelines and nomination form
Geological Survey of Western Australia
Position is vacant. Please contact the Chair
The West Australian Geologist (WAG) newsletter editor