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Programme of Lectures 2017-2018

Please find the 2017-2018 AGS Lecture Programme listed below. Hopefully you'll agree that we have an excellent line-up this season. We are looking forward to seeing you at the first lecture.
Lecture By
Lecture Title
Date
Dr Angus Miller, Edinburgh
Scottish Geodiversity, Geology and Landscapes: Scotlands best and glorious 51 sites
Thursday 26th October 2017
Dr Steve Bowden, Aberdeen
Drilling the Nankai Trough Accretionary Prism, offshore Japan
Thursday 9th November
Dr Rob Butler, Aberdeen
NW Scottish Mountains, the Moine Thrust & Archibald Geikie
Thursday 23rd November
Dr Alex Brasier, Aberdeen
Examining Rocks, from Eyes to SEM, beamed live to Meston 1
Thursday 7th December : Christmas Lecture and Party
Dr Jonathan Merritt, BGS (retired)
The Glaciation of NE Scotland – a review of 175 years of research
Thursday 8th February 2018
Dr Clive Rice, Aberdeen
The Souter Head subvolcanic prospect & revelations on the Grampian Orogeny
Thursday 22nd February
Dr Robert Trice, Hurricane Energy
Basement Oil ! A new frontier for the UK?
Thursday 8th March
Chris Fleet, National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh
Scottish mapping history & the latest NLS interactive map services
Thursday 22nd March
Prof. Gordon Walkden, Aberdeen
Stories within rocks, a polished perspective
Thursday 19th April : AGM and Rock Auction
Lectures take place in Lecture Theatre 1 of the Meston Building, Kings College, University of Aberdeen unless otherwise stated, at 6:30pm. Join us from 5:30pm for tea and coffee at the University Library.
Please download a pdf poster of the Lecture Programme and display it somewhere prominent at work!