March 30: seminar global change during Anthropocene

Seminar on global change during the Anthropocene

On the occasion of the honorary degree of Sybil Seitzinger

Wednesday March 30, 2016    13:30 – 16:30 hrs

Drinks afterwards

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Location: Utrecht University, Ruppert building, Room D (Leuvenlaan 21, 3584 CE Utrecht)

There is room for a 10-min discussion after each talk

13:30 – 13.50/14:00 Prof. S.P. Seitzinger:  Beyond geology: The policy and cultural dimensions of the Anthropocene.
Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions, University of Victoria. PO Box 1700, STN CSC Victoria,  BC, Canada V8W 2Y2.

14:00 – 14.20/14:30 Prof. D. Conley: Hypoxia in the Anthropocene: How do we get rid of it.
Department of Geology, Lund University. Sölvegatan 12, SE-223, 62 Lund, Sweden.

14.30 – 14.50/15.00 Prof. A.F. Bouwman: Global riverine N and P transport and stoichiometry during the Anthropocene.
Department of Earth Sciences – Geochemistry, Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University. P.O. Box 80021, 3508 TA Utrecht, The Netherlands.

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee and Tea break

15:30 – 15:50/16.00 Marc F.P. Bierkens: Modelling water scarcity and groundwater depletion during the Anthropocene.
Department of Physical Geography – Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University. P.O. Box 80115, 3508 TC Utrecht, The Netherlands.

16:00 – 16:20/16.30 Prof. C. Kroeze: Water pollution in the Anthropocene.
Environmental Sciences, Environmental Systems Analysis. P.O. Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands.