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2001-2002 Program and Lecture Series

2001-2002 Program and Lecture Series                                  * Changes

THEME:    FORMING AND FINDING EARTH'S HIDDEN

Free lectures and labs are held at 7:30 PM, Monday, on the Minneapolis campus of the University of Minnesota.

24 Sep 01

       

Fall Annual Meeting 
Program: slides from summer field trips.
Dinner at 5 PM/Meeting at 7 - Old Country Buffet, Maplewood(651)779-1957 

 8 Oct. 01

1. *

Ground Water Use and Management
Jeanette Leete, PhD, or James Japs, BSc (DNR - Saint Paul)       
            Room B-75 Amundson Hall

22 Oct. 01

2. *

Ground Water Resource : Exploration          
James Berg, MSc (DNR (Department of Natural Resources) - Saint Paul)
 Room B-75 Amundson Hall

29 Oct. 01

 

Laboratory: Modeling Ground Water Movement                                                                           
April Rust, MSc, and Lisa Bendtsen, BSc (DNR - Saint Paul) -- held in lecture room
 Room B-75 Amundson Hall

5 Nov. 01

  

Laboratory: Ground Water Testing and Analysis                                                                          
April Rust, MSc, and Lisa Bendtsen, BSc (DNR - Saint Paul) -- held in lecture room
 Room B-75 Amundson Hall

12 Nov. 01

3.

Formation of Petroleum and Natural Gas Deposits
Karen Kleinspehn, PhD (Geology Department, U of M)
 Room B-75 Amundson Hall 

19 Nov. 01

4.

Petroleum and Natural Gas : Exploration and Extraction
Steve Erickson, MS (GSM)                                                                                                         
 

26 Nov. 01

 

Laboratory: Exploring For Petroleum and Natural Gas                                                                
Steve Erickson, MS (GSM) -- held in lecture room
 Room B-75 Amundson Hall

3 Dec. 01

5.

Coal Deposits : Origin, Exploration, Mining
Jon Ellingson, MSc (DNR - Rochester)
 Room B-75 Amundson Hall

28 Jan. 02

6.

Sediment :  Hosted Ore Deposits                                                                                                  
Dean Peterson, PhD(NRRI (Natural Resources Research Institute) - Duluth)
 EE Comp. Sci Room 3210

4 Feb. 02

7.

Deep-Crustal Gold Deposits
Dean Peterson, PhD (NRRI - Duluth)
 EE Comp. Sci Room 3210

18 Feb. 02

8.

Copper - Nickel - Platinum Ores
James Miller, PhD (NRRI - Duluth)
 EE Comp. Sci Room 3210

4 Mar. 02

      9.

Hydrothermal Ore Deposits
William Seyfried, PhD (Geology Department, U of M)
 EE Comp. Sci Room 3210

11 Mar. 02

 

Laboratory: Metallic Ores and Ore Minerals
James Welsh, PhD (Gustavus - Adolphus College) 
Pillsbury Hall, U of M Room 100 

18  Mar. 02

10.

Metallic Ore Deposits : Exploration
Dean Peterson, PhD (NRRI - Duluth)
 EE Comp. Sci Room 3210

1 Apr. 02

11.

Metallic Ore Deposits : Mining and Processing
Roger Kuhns, PhD (Independent Consulting Geologist)
 EE Comp. Sci Room 3210

8 Apr. 02

12.

"Finding and Forming Diamonds" by Robert Kirk, PhD.
Bob is a GSM member and in the mid 1950s, was on the team at
General Electric that made the first authenticated artificial diamonds.
EE Comp. Sci Room 3210

15 Apr. 02

13.

Construction Aggregate Resources
Jon Ellingson, MSc (DNR - Rochester)
 EE Comp. Sci Room 3210

29 Apr. 02

     

Kimball Memorial Banquet  
History of Minnesota Mining --
Non­Ferrous Metals
David Dahl, MSc (DNR - Hibbing)
Dinner at 5 PM/Meeting at 7 - Old Country Buffet, Maplewood(651)779-1957