Lectures

Each year as part of our winter programme guest lecturers present to our members on topical and emerging subjects from the world of geology. Our venue is the lecture theatre in the Gregory Building, Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow University, starting time 19:30. Members and prospective members are invited to attend both the lectures and the post lecture tea/coffee gathering.
If you are a non-member interested in our society please accept this invitation to attend.
 
Unravelling soft sediment deformation in earthquake-triggered mass transport deposits (lecture)

Unravelling soft sediment deformation in earthquake-triggered mass transport deposits (lecture)

Date: Thursday, 8 November 2018 | 7:30PM
Professor Ian Alsop, University of Aberdeen
Ben Nevis - remnant of a lost volcanic landscape (lecture)

Ben Nevis - remnant of a lost volcanic landscape (lecture)

Date: Thursday, 13 December 2018 | 7:30PM
Dr Roddy Muir, Midland Valley Exploration

A broader view of the Moine Thrust (lecture)

Date: Thursday, 10 January 2019 | 7:30PM
Dr Jim Morrison (Retiring Presidential Address)

The Heath Robinson world of the Triassic (lecture)

Date: Thursday, 14 February 2019 | 7:30PM
Dr Nick Fraser, National Museum of Scotland

Sideways views of Scottish garnets: insights into metamorphic processes (lecture)

Date: Wednesday, 20 February 2019 | 7:30PM
Dr Tim Dempster, University of Glasgow

Basin evolution in the Variscan foreland in southern Britain (lecture)

Date: Thursday, 14 March 2019 | 7:30PM
Dr Bernard Besley, Besley Earth Science Ltd

Hydrocarbon exploration in volcanic-affected basins (lecture)

Date: Thursday, 11 April 2019 | 7:30PM
Dr Nick Schofield, University of Aberdeen

Members' Night

Date: Thursday, 9 May 2019 | 7:30PM
A series of short oral presentations by society members, followed by desktop presentations, nibbles and drinks
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