Gilbert Club

Gilbert Club 2018 at the University of Maryland

Saturday, December 15 (PDF flyer)
University of Maryland Grand Ballroom (Stamp Student Union)
(Take the Metro Green Line to the College Park Station and then ride the free shuttle to Stamp Student Union, detailed directions here)


Early bird registration (until 1 Dec. 2018)
Students and Postdoc: $35/50 (half day/full day with dinner)
Everyone else: $50/65 (half day/full day with dinner)

8:00-9:00 Coffee, tea, pastries

9:00-10:15 Cliff Riebe (Wyoming)

Rock, water, life and death in a Sierra Nevada forest: Effects of lithology and weathering on landscape evolution and ecosystem resistance to drought

10:15-1o:30 Justin Lawrence (Program Director, National Science Foundation)

Geomorphology & Land-Use Dynamics

11:00-12:15 Paola Passalacqua (Texas)

The tails of two river systems

12:15-14:00 Lunch

14:00-15:15 Christian France-Lanord (CRPG-CNRS-Nancy)

Modern and Neogene erosion of the Himalaya 

15:15-15:30 John Buffington– Editor JGR-Earth Surface

15:30-16:00 Break

16:00-18:00 Pop ups

18:00-22:00 Dinner, beer, and conversation

(2018 Flyer)

The Gilbert Club, named after G.K. Gilbert, is an annual meeting the day after AGU, where people gather to hear talks and discuss research in geomorphology. More information on past Gilbert Clubs available here.