Leeds Geological Association

Lecture Programme

Monthly Lecture Programme 2019


In general lectures are held on Thursdays at 7:15 p.m at Leeds University in the Rupert Beckett Lecture Theatre in the Michael Sadler Building. Any exceptions are noted below:

The lecture on 22 May takes place on a Wednesday. Further details will be made available nearer the time.

If travelling by car please be aware that the University have introduced a charge for parking on campus during the evening. Full details may be found at http://carparking.leeds.ac.uk/visitors.




31 - JAN - 19

Archaeopteryx and the Dinosaur - Bird Transition

Dr John Nudds
University of Manchester

21 - FEB - 19

Presentations by Students of the School of Earth and Environment, Leeds University

Final Year Students
Earth and Environment
University of Leeds

21 - MAR - 19

Victoria Cave and the Forgotten Climate Controversy

Dr Phil Murphy
Earth and Environment
University of Leeds

09 - MAY - 19

The Environmental Consequences of Volcanism

Dr Evgenia Ilyanskaya
Earth and Environment
Leeds University

22 - MAY - 19
Time: TBC

The Green Lecture: Getting Information from Noise
Joint Meeting with SEE

Prof Roel Snieder
Colorado School of Mines

10 - OCT - 19

The Great Glen Fault Zone - Back and Forth for Longer Than We Thought

Dr Eddie Dempsey
University of Hull

07 - NOV - 19

Does Size Really Matter? A Look at Aeolian Forms

Dr Oliver Wakefield

05 - DEC - 19

AGM and Conversazione –
Short Talks and Displays by Members


Visitors are most welcome.

Details of previous lecture programmes are available here.