|Kelin Whipple||Arjun Heimsath||Ramón Arrowsmith||Mark Schmeeckle||Enrique Vivoni|
|Date and location||Discussion Leader(s)||Reading/topic|
|Thursday, September 3, 7-9 pm; at Kelin Whipple's house: 235 E Dawn Drive Tempe||Matt Jungers and Roman DiBiase||Lucchitta, I., 1990, History of the Grand Canyon and of the Colorado River in Arizona, p. 311-332.
Pederson, J., 2008, The mystery of the pre-Grand Canyon Colorado River -- Results from the Muddy Creek Formation, GSA Today, v. 18, doi: 10.1130/GSAT01803A.1
Powell, J. (not the one), Prologue from Grand Canyon: Solving Geology's Grandest Puzzle.
|Thursday, September 10, 7-9 pm; at Arjun Heimsath's house:||Matt Jungers||last weeks papers, plus: .Meeks and Douglass, 200x, Lake Overflow: An Alternative Hypothesis for Grand Canyon Incision and Development of the Colorado River, p. 199-205|
|Thursday, September 17, 7-9 pm; at Wendy Bohon's house||Wendy Bohon and Kelsey Young?||
Karlstrom et al, 2007, 40Ar/39Ar and field studies of Quaternary basalts in Grand Canyon and model for carving Grand Canyon: Quantifying the interaction of river incisionand normal faulting across the western edge of the Colorado Plateau, GSA Bulletin, v. 119; no. 11/12; p. 1283–1312
|Thursday, September 24, 7-9 pm; at Wendy Bohon's house||Kelsey and Sarah||
Karlstrom et al, 2008, Model for tectonically driven incision of the younger than
6 Ma Grand Canyon, Geology, v. 36 p. 835-838
Karlstrom et al, 2008, Data Repository
Karlstrom et al, 2008, Powerpoint Animation of Uplift
Polyak et al, 2008, Age and Evolution of the Grand Canyon Revealed by U-Pb Dating of Water Table–Type Speleothems, Science, v. 319, p. 1377-1380
Pederson et al, 2002, Differential incision of the Grand Canyon related to Quaternary faulting—Constraints from U-series and Ar/Ar dating, Geology, v. 30; no. 8; p. 739–742
|Thursday, October 15, 7-9 pm; at Arjun Heimsath's house||Leaders?||
Flowers et al, 2008, Geol. Soc Amer. Bull.
Pederson et al, 2002, GSA Today
|Thursday, October 22, 7-9 pm; at Kelin Whipple's house: : 235 E Dawn Drive Tempe||Erin DiMaggio and Matt Rossi||
Cook et al, 2009, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms
||Thursday, October 29, 7-9 pm; at Roman DiBiase's house: 419 E Julie Dr, Tempe, AZ, 85283||Nathaniel and ??||
Huntington et al, in review, Tectonics, text
Huntington et al, in review, Tectonics, Figures except Fig 1
Huntington et al, in review, Tectonics, Figure 1