American Geological Union (AGU) Fall Meeting 2017 Presentations

Monday, Dec 11, 2017

AGU Fall Meeting 2017 master list of Geosciences presentation titles during their attendance in New Orleans. This is an Earth and space science event that the department looks forward to annually. PRINT

Monday, December 11      
Time Name Code Title Location
8:00 AM - 12:20 PM Rachel Harris B11G-1735 Assessing the High-Temperature, High-Pressure Subsurface for Anaerobic Methane Oxidation Poster Hall D-F
8:00 AM - 12:20 PM Maggie Lau B11G-1749 Unearthing the Metabolic Potential of Microorganisms in the Deep Subsurface Biosphere II Posters Poster Hall D-F
8:00 AM - 12:20 PM Yuzhen Yan PP11D-1059 A method to precisely measure Ar isotopes and Xe/Kr ratios in air trapped in ice cores for simultaneous ice core dating and mean ocean temperature reconstruction Poster Hall D-F 
8:30 AM - 8:45 AM Scott Maclennan T11D-03 Using U-Pb apatite thermochronology to track the structural evolution of granitoid-orthogneiss domes from the Archean Pilbara craton 215-216
8:45 AM - 9:00 AM Clara Blättler EP11D-04 Tests for aragonite, diagenesis, and the representativeness of bulk carbonates 352
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Yi Ming A11M-05 Modeling Water Vapor and Clouds as Passive Tracers in an Idealized GCM La Nouvelle C
9:15 AM - 9:30 AM Mitch Bushuk C11D-06 Regional Arctic sea-ice prediction: A direct comparison of potential versus operational seasonal forecast skill 278-279
9:45 AM - 10:00 AM Maximilien Bolot A11R-08 Continuity of Water Fluxes in the Tropical Tropopause Layer Inferred from CALIOP Observations La Nouvelle AB
10:50 AM - 11:05 AM Stephen Griffies C12B-03 Localized Rapid Warming of West Antarctic Subsurface Waters by Remote Winds 278-279
11:05 AM - 11:20 AM Hiroyuki Murakami A12H-04 Seasonal Forecasts of Major Hurricanes and Landfalling Tropical Cyclones using a High-Resolution GFDL Coupled Climate Model E3
11:35 AM - 11:50 AM Alistair Adcroft C12A-06 Modeling dynamics of large tabular icebergs submerged in the ocean 271-273
1:40 PM - 6:00 PM Rachel Baker GC13G Climate Drivers of Infectious Disease: Past, Present, and Future II Posters Poster Hall D-F
1:40 PM - 6:00 PM Dmitry Borisov S13A-0635 Full-waveform inversion of surface waves in exploration geophysics Poster Hall D-F
1:40 PM - 6:00 PM Alex Burky Dl13A-0284 Unraveling the Origin of the Bermuda Rise Using Receiver Functions: Insights from Mantle Discontinuity Structure Poster Hall D-F
1:40 PM - 6:00 PM Joel Simon Dl13A-0284 Estimating Arrival Times and Their Associated Uncertainties in the MERMAID Catalog Poster Hall D-F
1:40 PM - 6:00 PM Hannah Tandy PP13C-1089 Evaluating Carbon and Climate Sensitivities of the NOAA/GFDL Earth System Model ESM2Mb to Forcing Perturbations during the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum Poster Hall D-F
1:40 PM - 6:00 PM Gabriel Vecchi GC13G-0837 Could the Recent Zika Epidemic Have Been Predicted? Poster Hall D-F
2:10 PM - 2:13 PM Danielle Ramos U13B-11 Assessing the role of clay authigenesis in the seawater potassium cycle: A paired K and Mg isotope study of deep-sea pore fluids 252-254
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM Laure Resplandy GC14A-01 Revision of global carbon fluxes based on ocean heat constraints 260-262
5:00 PM - 5:15 PM Danielle Ramos V14A-05 A multi-proxy isotope study (δ41K, δ26Mg, 87Sr/86Sr) of low-temperature oceanic crust alteration: the Troodos Ophiolite and Ocean Drilling Program Hole 801C 206-207


Tuesday, December 12    
Time Name Code Title Location
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM Thomas Duffy MR21C Liquids and Melting in Earth and Planetary Interiors I 206-207
8:00 AM - 12:20 PM Jessica Irving DI21A-0392 The Devil in the Dark: A Fully Self-Consistent Seismic Model for Venus Poster Hall D-F
8:00 AM - 12:20 PM Salvatore Pascale A21F-2217 The Response of Extreme Precipitation to Climate Change in the North American Monsoon Region Poster Hall D-F
8:30 AM - 8:45 AM Bing Pu A21N-03 Factors contributing to the long-term variations of fine dust concentration in the United States 393-394
9:15 AM - 9:30 AM Pu Lin A23E-2412 Simulating climate change with interactive stratospheric ozone 392
1:40 PM - 6:00 PM Hiroyuki Murakami NH23E-2852 Real-time Seasonal Prediction of Major Hurricane in 2017 using High-Resolution Global Coupled Model Poster Hall D-F
2:10 PM - 2:25 PM Kun Gao A23M-03 Toward Skillful Subseasonal Prediction of North Atlantic Hurricanes with regionally-refined GFDL HiRAM R01
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Rachel Baker GC24A Climate Drivers of Infectious Disease: Past, Present, and Future I 271-273
5:45 PM - 6:00 PM Jane Baldwin GC24E-08 Temporal Compounding of Heat Waves in the Present and Projected Future 260-262



Wednesday, December 13    
Time Name Code Title Location
8:00 AM - 12:20 PM Thomas Duffy MR31B Liquids and Melting in Earth and Planetary Interiors II Posters Poster Hall D-F
8:45 AM - 9:00 AM Jessica Irving DI31B-04 Normal Mode Derived Models of the Physical Properties of Earth’s Outer Core 203-205
10:35 AM - 10:50 AM Nadir Jeevanjee A32B-02 Mean Precipitation Change From Invariant Radiative Cooling 392
11:35 AM - 11:50 AM Anders Damsgaard C32B-06 Discrete-element simulation of sea-ice mechanics: Contact mechanics and granular jamming 271-273
1:40 PM - 6:00 PM Levi Silvers A33C-2385 The Diversity of Cloud Responses to Twentieth-Century Sea Surface Temperatures Poster Hall D-F
2:40 PM - 2:55 PM Jennifer Kasbohm V33l-05 Assessing Causes and Consequences of Columbia River Basalt Volcanism with Zircon Geochronology 210
4:15 PM - 4:30 PM Thomas Duffy MR34B-02 Ultrahigh Pressure Dynamic Compression 203-205
4:30 PM - 4:45 PM Sally Tracy MR34B-03 High-pressure phase transition in silicon carbide under shock loading using ultrafast x-ray diffraction 203-205
4:45 PM - 5:00 PM Lucia Gualtieri S34A-04 The signature of tropical cyclones on ambient seismic noise: observations in the northwestern Pacific Ocean and statistical modelling 220-221
5:00 PM - 5:15 PM Honghai Zhang GC34A-05 Decadal Detectability of Anthropogenic Hydroclimate Changes over North America 265-266


Thursday, December 14    
Time Name Code Title Location
8:00 AM - 12:20 PM Xin Rong Chua A41C-2278 How does atmospheric heating change the intensity distribution of tropical rainfall? Poster Hall D-F
8:00 AM - 12:20 PM Rajkrishna Dutta MR41-A-0394 Experimental and Theoretical Equation of State of GeO2 to 1.2 Mbars Poster Hall D-F
8:00 AM - 12:20 PM Renxing Liang B41B-1948 Diversity and survivability of microbial community in ancient permafrost sediment of northeast Siberia; Poster Hall D-F
8:00 AM - 12:20 PM Tullis Onstott B41B-1949 Determination of 14C age of inorganic and organic carbon in ancient Siberian permafrost Poster Hall D-F
8:00 AM - 12:20 PM Jane Smyth A51H-2181 Characterizing Spatial and Temporal Monsoon Variability with the Moist Static Energy Budget Poster Hall D-F
12:05 PM - 12:20 PM Olga Sergienko C42A-08 Geometric controls of the flexural gravity waves on the Ross Ice Shelf 275-277
1:40 PM - 6:00 PM Leah Langer G43A-0915 Investigating the Importance of 3D Structure & Topography in Seismic Deformation Modeling: Case Study of the April 2015 Nepal Earthquake Poster Hall D-F
1:40 PM - 6:00 PM Michael Wolovick GC43H-1150 Geoengineering Marine Ice Sheets Poster Hall D-F
2:25 PM - 2:40 PM Meiyun Lin A43L-04 US surface ozone extremes and trends over 1980-2015: Quantifying the roles of rising Asian emissions, wildfires, biosphere-atmosphere couplings, and climate 395-396
2:55 PM - 3:10 PM Emma Kast PP43E-06 Ocean Nitrogen Isotopic Change in the Early Eocene 343
4:15 PM - 4:30 PM Zhaoyi Shen A44C-02 Constraining Aerosol Forcing from the Land Surface Temperature Record 391


Friday, December 15    
Time Name Code Title Location
8:00 AM - 12:20 PM Spencer Clark A51H-2177 Investigating synoptic-scale monsoonal disturbances in an idealized moist model Poster Hall D-F
8:00 AM - 12:20 PM Larry Horowitz A51G-2161 Effective Radiative Forcing and Climate Response from Aerosols and Ozone in GFDL-CM3 Coupled Chemistry-Climate Model Poster Hall D-F
8:30 AM - 8:45 AM Venkatachalam Ramaswamy A51P-03 The Influence of Anthropogenic Greenhouse Gases and Aerosols on the Surface Heat and Moisture Budgets La Nouvelle C
9:15 AM - 9:30 AM Alliya Akhtar PP51D-06 Understanding the Calcium Isotope and Trace Metal Composition of Elasmobranch Teeth: Implications for Recreating the δ44/40Ca of Seawater 343
9:15 AM - 9:30 AM Alexander Cox H51O-06 Characterizing Record Flooding in the United Kingdom 295-296
3:10 PM - 3:25 PM Behrooz Ferdowsi S53D-07 Toward a physics-based rate and state friction law for earthquake nucleation processes in fault zones with granular gouge 217-219
3:10 PM - 3:25 PM Alexandra Jones A53M-07 Characterizing Radiative Parameterization Uncertainty in Modeled Aerosol Instantaneous Radiative Effect as part of RFMIP 391