Distinguished Visiting Atmospheric Scientist Lecture (Prof. Richard Alley)
It is a pleasure to inform you that Richard Alley will be visiting UW for three days, May 23 to 25, and giving a series of presentations under the cross-campus sponsorship of Atmospheric Sciences, ESS, PCC and QRC. Professor Alley is one of the leading authorities on climate change and the cryosphere, and a very popular speaker. He is the Evan Pugh Professor, Department of Geosciences, and Earth & Environmental System Institute, The Pennsylvania State University
Richard Alley’s current lecture schedule features four events.
1. Wednesday, May 23, 12:00-1:00 Seismo lunch seminar: "Earthquakes and Ice: A Stick-Slip Solution to Glacier Erosion?, ATG 154 (under Johnson Hall)
2. Please join the Department of Atmospheric Sciences for an informal reception preceding the 2012 Graduate Students’
Distinguished Visiting Atmospheric Scientist Lecture
Wednesday, May 23, 2012, 6:00 pm
Kane Hall, Room 225, University of Washington, Seattle Campus
Lecture begins at 7:30 p.m. in Kane Hall, Room 210
To ensure seating at the lecture, please register online at http://tinyurl.com/Alley2012
“Learning While Burning:
Energy, Economy, and Environment”
Richard B. Alley
3. Thursday, May 24, 3:30 in JHN 102; ESS Departmental Colloquium: "Slip Slidin’ Away? Ice Sheets and Sea Level"
4. Friday, May 25, 3:30 in JHN 64; Atmospheric Sciences Departmental Colloquium: "Abrupt Climate Change: Bungy Jumping Off the Climate Roller Coaster"
Earth and Space Sciences
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-1310