UMass Geosciences at EGU in Vienna

Photograph of stately building in Vienna, Austria, at dusk

Several of our faculty and students are presenting at the European Geosciences Union (EGU) general assembly in Vienna, Austria, this week:


EGU2018-18678 | Orals | GM6.3/CL1.30/SSP2.11/SSS13.29

Climate change or human impact? Deciphering the record of environmental change in the Faroe Islands.
Raymond Bradley, William D'Andrea (2), Nicholas Balascio (3), and Gregory de Wet (4)
Mon, 09 Apr, 16:45–17:00, Room 0.96

EGU2018-18291 | Orals | CR1.2/CL4.19

Implications of the Paris Climate Agreement for future sea-level rise from Antarctica
Rob DeConto, David Pollard, and Ed Gasson
Wed, 11 Apr, 11:15–11:30, Room L3

EGU2018-11565 | Orals | SSP2.9/CL1.24

Super Interglacial Teleconnections between Lake El’gygytgyn, NE Russia, and the West Antarctic Ice Sheet: a Milankovitch answer?
Julie Brigham-Grette, Rob Deconto, Raj Roychowdhury, Greg de Wet, Ben Keisling, Martin Melles, and Pavel Minyuk
Wed, 11 Apr, 16:15–16:30, Room G2

EGU2018-5048 | Posters | CR1.2/CL4.19

Development of a snow-firn-ice surface mass balance treatment for ice sheet models
David Pollard and Robert DeConto
Wed, 11 Apr, 17:30–19:00, Hall X5, X5.387

EGU2018-17733 | Posters | SSP2.9/CL1.24

Plio-Pleistocene Arctic climate variability: Organic geochemical temperature reconstructions from Lake El’gygytgyn, Far East Russia
Isla Castañeda, Julie Brigham-Grette, M. Helen Habicht, William Daniels, Molly Patterson, Greg de Wet, Benjamin Keisling, Robert DeConto, Stephen Burns, and Jeffrey Salacup
Wed, 11 Apr, 17:30–19:00, Hall X1, X1.248

EGU2018-15626 | Posters | CL1.11

Differentiating inputs of soil and lacustrine branched GDGTs in Sebago Lake sediments (Maine, Northeast U.S.A.)
Isla Castaneda, Thivanka Ariyarathna, Daniel Miller, Rebecca Smith, Jessica Tierney, Pablo Martinez Sosa, and Jeffrey Salacup
Thu, 12 Apr, 17:30–19:00, Hall X5, X5.239

EGU2018-18464 | PICO | TS11.2/GD10.2/GMPV10.2

Early fault geometry has greater influence than rheology on strike-slip fault development
Michele Cooke, Yijun Wang, and Sarah Titus
Fri, 13 Apr, 10:42–10:44, PICO spot 3

EGU2018-18418 | Posters | TS5.2/G3.9/GD2.8/NH4.9/SM2.07

Slip partitioned faults have non-steady state slip rates under oblique convergence
Michele Cooke, Kevin Toeneboehn, and Jennifer Beyer
Fri, 13 Apr, 17:30–19:00, Hall X2, X2.232