International Virtual Seminar Series in Geophysics and Tectonics

This* G&T Seminar* will be held on* Zoom at 11:00am Eastern time on Wednesdays*. The seminars will be *50 minutes* plus 10 minutes for questions.

If you are interested in joining in the seminar series, please *sign up for the mailing list* on the seminar website: https://sites.google.com/g.uky.edu/gtseminar/ 

Each week Dr. Keely O'Farrell will send out the Zoom link and details of our upcoming seminar speaker to the mailing list.

Our first seminar will be next week on *Wednesday June 3rd*. Our speaker is *Fabio Crameri* from *CEED at Oslo University*. His talk will be 'A trans-disciplinary and community-driven database to unravel subduction zone initiation'

Keely O'Farrell will provide an overview over subduction zone initiation (SZI) and its study involving geologic evidence, plate reconstructions, seismic tomography, and geodynamic modelling. Dr. O'Farrell will introduce our brand-new trans-disciplinary, community-driven SZI database and timely online platform, how to use it, and what we already learned from it.