Hotstuff Seminar - Dr Antony Burnham - Australian National University - Zircons: tiny windows into ancient magmas

24 February 2017, 1.00 PM - 24 February 2017, 2.00 PM

Dr Antony Burnham - Australian National University

G8, School of Earth Sciences, Wills Memorial Building

We are pleased to welcome Dr. Antony Burnham from Australian National University who will be delivering this week's Hotstuff Seminar:-

Title: Zircons: tiny windows into ancient magmas

Abstract:

Abstract: Zircons record 400 million years of igneous activity on Earth prior to the oldest known outcrops. What was the nature of this long-since-obliterated crust? A fresh look at trace element concentrations in the Jack Hills zircons gives new insight into how the earliest granites formed

All staff and students welcome.

Contact information

For further information, please contact Jen Saxby