Plenary Session

Plenary Session, “Modelling the Earth”,
Friday November 20th

Aula, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1, Basel

13:30-13:50 Opening of the symposium by:
  • the Dean of Research of the Faculty of Sciences
  • the President of the SGM 2015


Moritz Lehmann

Leander Franz

13:50-14:35 Mysteries of the deep Earth: structure, dynamics and long-term evolution Paul Tackley
14:35-15:20 Climate models: The window to the climate future Gian-Kasper Plattner
15:20-15:40 Coffee Break
15:40-16:25 Effects of eustatic sea-level change on atmospheric pCO2 and seawater composition of the late Quaternary Klaus Wallmann
16:25-17:10 The Martian adventures of Curiosity Sanjeev Gupta
Joint SNC-IUGG &
SNC-IUGS Union Lecture
17:10-17:30 Coffee Break
  • Communications Platform Geosciences
  • Web-portal «Sciences Switzerland»
  • Presentation SGM 2016 in Geneva
  • Paul Niggli Medal
  • CHGEOL Award
  • Swiss Geological Society Award
Werner Eugster
Pascal Blanc
Sébastien Castelltort
S. Schmalholz & C. Heinrich
Michael Schnellmann
Guido Schreurs
18:15-21:00 Swiss Geoscience Party for registered participants