There will be an Honors Tribute booth in the registration hall where you can pick up 2017 Union honorees memorabilia and ribbons and Fellows lapel pins and get general information about the 2017 Honors Tribute events, including Honors Banquet seating arrangements and tickets.
Sunday: 12:00–6:30 P.M.
Monday: 6:00 A.M. to 7:30 P.M.
Tuesday: 7:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Wednesday: 7:30 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.
Thursday: 12:00–5:00 P.M.
Monday, 11 December, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Hilton Riverside, Third Floor, Fulton 2
Hosted by the chair of the Honors and Recognition Committee, the Honors Tribute Luncheon kicks-off the celebration for the 2017 Union Awardees, Fellows, Medalists and Prize Recipients. Please plan to attend and mingle with fellow 2017 Union honorees and Section/Focus Group leaders.
Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 8:00 AM - 09:00 AM
New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center- La Nouvelle AB
Slippin´ and Slidin´: Capturing the Earth in Motion below the Seafloor
Michael Strasser, University of Innsbruck, Institute of Geology, Innsbruck, Austria and the Science Parties of ODP Leg 205; IODP Expeditions 316; 333; 338; and the Proponent Teams of IODP Proposals 835 and 866
Thursday, 14 December 2017, 1:40 PM - 6:00 PM
New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center- E2
Strain Localisation in Magma: A Control on Volcanic Processes
Yan Lavallée, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Patterns of seismicity in a complex volcanic crisis at Brava, Cabo Verde
Bruno V E Faria, Instituto Nacional de Meteorologia e Geofisica, Mindelo, Cape Verde and Simon John Day, University College London, London, United Kingdom
Bedrock Canyons Carved by the Largest Known Floods on Earth and Mars
Michael P Lamb, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, United States, Mathieu G.A. Lapôtre, California Institute of Technology, Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences, Pasadena, CA, United States, Isaac J Larsen, University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Department of Geosciences, Amherst, MA, United States and Rebecca M. E. Williams, Planetary Science Institute Tucson, Tucson, AZ, United States
Probabilistic mapping of past and future sea-level change
Robert E Kopp, Rutgers University-New Brunswick, Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, New Brunswick, NJ, United States
Break 3:40 PM - 4:00 PM
Falsifiable predictions of climate change
Tiffany Shaw, University of Chicago, Department of the Geophysical Sciences, Chicago, IL, United States
Investigating the Role of Gravity Wave on Equatorial Ionospheric Irregularities using SABER and C/NOFS Satellites Observations
Melessew Nigussie1, Baylie Damtie1, Mark Moldwin2, Endawoke Yizengaw3, Fasil Tesema1 and Ambelu Tebabal1, (1)Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, (2)University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, United States, (3)Boston College, Institute for Scientific Research, Boston, United States
Wave-Particle Interactions in the Earth’s Radiation Belts: Recent Advances and Unprecedented Future Opportunities
Wen Li, Boston University, Boston, MA, United States; UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - La Nouvelle AB
High Altitude Emissions of Black Carbon Aerosols: Potential Climate Implications
S K Satheesh, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India