SSE – Special scientific events

US1 – Interplays between the solid Earth and the hydrosphere, atmosphere, and biosphere

EGU2016-18275 | Orals | US1 | Media interest

Assessing biosphere feedbacks on Earth System Processes
Jennifer McElwain

EGU2016-5020 | Orals | US1

Evolution of the Ishtmus of Panama: biological, paleoceanographic, and paleoclimatological implications
Carlos Jaramillo

EGU2016-11150 | Orals | US1

The role of igneous and metamorphic processes in triggering mass extinctions and Earth crises
Henrik Svensen, Sverre Planke, Alexander G. Polozov, Dougal Jerram, and Morgan T. Jones

EGU2016-9186 | Orals | US1

The impact of Southern Ocean gateways on the Cenozoic climate evolution
Anna von der Heydt, Jan Viebahn, and Henk Dijkstra

EGU2016-8803 | Orals | US1

Interactions between the dynamics of the solid Earth and its surficial envelopes
Jean Braun and Eric Deal

EGU2016-17794 | Orals | US1

Flat world versus real world : where is weathering the most important ?
Yves Godderis, Pierre Maffre, Jean-Baptiste Ladant, and Yannick Donnadieu

US2 – Deep geofluids: the bringers of change

EGU2016-9988 | Orals | US2

Making rhyolite in a basalt crucible
John Eichelberger

EGU2016-7498 | Orals | US2

Revisiting the subduction zone carbon cycle: What goes down, mostly comes up
Peter Kelemen and Craig Manning

EGU2016-12876 | Orals | US2

Making a black shale shine: the interaction of hydrothermal fluids and diagenetic processes
Sarah Gleeson, Joe Magnall, and Merilie Reynolds

EGU2016-16309 | Orals | US2

Deep ancient fluids in the continental crust and their impact on near-surface economic, environmental and biological systems.
Christopher Ballentine, Oliver Warr, Chelsea Sutcliffe, Jill McDermott, Jonathan Fellowes, Greg Holland, Jennifer Mabry, and Barbara Sherwood Lollar

EGU2016-17380 | Orals | US2

Extracting Energy from Petroleum Reservoirs at Large Scale without CO2 Emissions –Is it possible? Is The Attempt Desirable?
Steve Larter, Marc Strous, and Steven Bryant

EGU2016-18351 | Orals | US2

Fluid injection and induced seismicity
Michael Kendall and James Verdon

US3 – Models in the Geosciences

EGU2016-18554 | Orals | US3

The Role of Models in Geoscience
Julia Hargreaves

EGU2016-13684 | Orals | US3

A Categorical Framework for Model Classification in the Geosciences
Michael Hauhs, Baltasar Trancón y Widemann, and Holger Lange

EGU2016-1731 | Orals | US3

Information-Theoretic Perspectives on Geophysical Models
Grey Nearing

EGU2016-9508 | Orals | US3

Advances in Geoscience Modeling: Smart Modeling Frameworks, Self-Describing Models and the Role of Standardized Metadata
Scott Peckham

EGU2016-2343 | Orals | US3

Can't we just keep it simple? Using thermodynamic limits to formulate simple models and to get robust predictions of the complex Earth system
Axel Kleidon

EGU2016-18555 | Orals | US3

Calibration and Confirmation in Geophysical Models
Charlotte Werndl

US4 – Geosciences in the Anthropocene

EGU2016-3141 | Orals | US4

At the dawn of the Anthropocene, a "crude look at the whole"
Andrew Revkin

EGU2016-3339 | Orals | US4

How do people live in the Anthropocene?
Libby Robin

EGU2016-3420 | Orals | US4

Entering the Anthropocene
Gaia Vince

EGU2016-3529 | Orals | US4

The trajectory of the Anthropocene and its implications for the evolution of science in society
Wendy Broadgate

EGU2016-5122 | Orals | US4

Stratigraphical characterization of the Anthropocene
Jan Zalasiewicz

EGU2016-15613 | Orals | US4

Defining the Anthropocene
Simon Lewis and Mark Maslin

US5 – NASA-ESA-EGU joint Union session

EGU2016-18531 | Orals | US5 | Media interest

ESA’s Earth Observation in Support of Geoscience
Volker Liebig

EGU2016-18528 | Orals | US5 | Media interest

Looking Down on the Earth: How Satellites Have Revolutionized Our Understanding of Our Home Planet
Michael Freilich

EGU2016-18529 | Orals | US5 | Media interest

NASA’s Heliophysics System Observatory
Steven Clarke

EGU2016-18550 | Orals | US5 | Media interest

Present and future Solar System missions in the framework of the ESA Science Programme
Luigi Colangeli

EGU2016-7462 | Orals | US5 | Media interest

NASA’s Planetary Science Missions and Participations
James Green

ML1 – Alexander von Humboldt Medal Lecture by Jean W.A. Poesen

EGU2016-1465 | Orals | ML1

Is research on soil erosion hazard and mitigation in the Global South still needed? (Alexander von Humbold Medal Lecture)
Jean Poesen

ML2 – Alfred Wegener Medal Lecture by John P. Burrows

EGU2016-1528 | Orals | ML2

Observing the Impact of the Anthropocene from Space: the Evolution of Atmospheric Observation
John P. Burrows

ML3 – Arthur Holmes Medal Lecture by Trond H. Torsvik

EGU2016-1458 | Orals | ML3

Earth Evolution and Dynamics (Arthur Holmes Medal Lecture)
Trond H. Torsvik

ML4 – Jean Dominique Cassini Medal Lecture by Michel Mayor

EGU2016-1530 | Orals | ML4

A path to the detection of Earth-type planets (Jean Dominique Cassini Medal Lecture)
Michel Mayor

ML15 – Hans Oeschger Medal Lecture by Paul A. Mayewski

EGU2016-2567 | Orals | ML15

Abrupt climate change: Past, present and the search for precursors as an aid to predicting events in the future (Hans Oeschger Medal Lecture)
Paul Andrew Mayewski

ML16 – Henry Darcy Medal Lecture by Yoram Rubin

EGU2016-2569 | Orals | ML16

On Goal‐Oriented, Hydrogeological Site Investigation: A Holistic Approach (Henry Darcy Medal Lecture)
Yoram Rubin

ML19 – John Dalton Medal Lecture by Harry Vereecken

EGU2016-1461 | Orals | ML19

Hydrological states and fluxes in terrestrial systems: from observation to prediction (John Dalton Medal Lecture)
Harry Vereecken

ML22 – Louis Agassiz Medal Lecture Thierry Fichefet

EGU2016-1466 | Orals | ML22

Modelling sea ice for climate studies: recent advances and future challenges (Louis Agassiz Medal Lecture)
Thierry Fichefet

ML23 – Louis Néel Medal Lecture by Philip Meredith

EGU2016-1564 | Orals | ML23

The Pulse of the Crust: Slow fracture and rapid healing during the seismic cycle (Louis Néel Medal Lecture)
Philip Meredith

ML25 – Petrus Peregrinus Medal Lecture by Agris Gailitis

EGU2016-4048 | Orals | ML25

MHD Dynamo phenomenon in our lab (Petrus Peregrinus Medal Lecture)
Agris Gailitis

ML26 – Philippe Duchaufour Medal Lecture by Heike Knicker

EGU2016-1533 | Orals | ML26

NMR doesn't lie or how solid-state NMR spectroscopy contributed to a better understanding of the nature and function of soil organic matter (Philippe Duchaufour Medal Lecture)
Heike Knicker

ML28 – Ralph Alger Bagnold Medal Lecture by Niels Hovius

EGU2016-18548 | Orals | ML28

Earth surface dynamics - dispatches from the flats (Ralph Alger Bagnold Medal Lecture)
Niels Hovius

ML32 – Vening Meinesz Medal Lecture by Srinivas Bettadpur

EGU2016-4264 | Orals | ML32

From GRACE to GRACE Follow-On and Beyond (Vening Meinesz Medal Lecture)
Srinivas Bettadpur

TL2 – Active Planet 1 – Solid Earth

EGU2016-5428 | Orals | TL2

The Active Solid Earth
Cynthia Ebinger

TL3 – Active Planet 2 – Liquid Earth

EGU2016-17409 | Orals | TL3

The active liquid Earth – importance of temporal and spatial variability
Berit Arheimer

TL4 – Active Planet 3 – Outer shell Earth

EGU2016-18213 | Orals | TL4

The active outer shell of Earth: What remains to be explored in carbon and life interactions?
Antje Boetius

TL5 – Active Planet 4 – Solar system

EGU2016-17390 | Orals | TL5

Active other worlds in the Solar System and beyond
François Forget

LRS1 – 11th C.F. Gauss Lecture

EGU2016-18551 | Orals | LRS1

Unlocking the Treasures of the Ocean: Current Assessment and Future Perspectives of Seafloor Resources (C.F Gauss Lecture)
Marion Jegen

LRS2 – The Bullerwell Lecture of the British Geophysical Association presented by Pippa Whitehouse (Durham University)

EGU2016-18552 | Orals | LRS2

Glacial Isostatic Adjustment - a hot topic in cold regions
Pippa Whitehouse

LRS3 – Penck lecture by Pierre Valla

EGU2016-18274 | Orals | LRS3 | Media interest

Progressive impact of glaciation on mountain erosion and topography: insights from in-situ thermochronometry
Pierre Valla

AS4.6 – Air-sea exchanges: Impacts on Biogeochemistry and Climate (including Vilhelm Bjerknes Medal Lecture)

EGU2016-1567 | Orals | AS4.6

Organics in the atmosphere: From air pollution to biogeochemical cycles and climate (Vilhelm Bjerknes Medal)
Maria Kanakidou

BG3.1 – Biogeochemistry of coastal seas and continental shelves, with a special focus on Sedimentary Carbon in the Coastal Ocean (including Vladimir Ivanovich Vernadsky Medal Lecture)

EGU2016-1459 | Orals | BG3.1

Hidden Forests: The role of vegetated coastal habitats in the ocean carbon budget (Vladimir Ivanovich Vernadsky Medal Lecture)
Carlos M. Duarte

CL0.00 – Open Session on Climate: Past, Present and Future (including Milutin Milankovic Medal Lecture)

EGU2016-4069 | Orals | CL0.00

Trends, Rhythms, and Aberrations in Global Climate during the Cenozoic: The Interplay between Tectonic and Orbital forcing (Milutin Milankovic Medal Lecture)
James C. Zachos

CR1.1 – State of the Cryosphere: Observations and Modelling (including Arne Richter Award for Outstanding Young Scientists Lecture)

EGU2016-1579 | Orals | CR1.1

Early 21st-Century Mass loss of the North-Atlantic Glaciers and Ice Caps (Arne Richter Award for Outstanding Young Scientists Lecture)
Bert Wouters, Stefan Ligtenberg, Geir Moholdt, Alex S. Gardner, Brice Noel, Peter Kuipers Munneke, Michiel van den Broeke, and Jonathan L. Bamber

ESSI1.1 – Informatics in Oceanography and Ocean Science (including Ian McHarg Medal Lecture)

EGU2016-18546 | Orals | ESSI1.1

Marine data management: from early explorers to e-infrastructures (Ian McHarg Medal Lecture)
Helen Glaves

GD3.3 – Understanding The Earth's mantle: interdisciplinary approach (including Augustus Love Medal Lecture) (co-organized)

EGU2016-17425 | Orals | GD3.3 | Media interest

The 2016 Case for Mantle Plumes and a Plume-Fed Asthenosphere (Augustus Love Medal Lecture)
Jason P. Morgan

GD6.2 – The Arctic connection - plate tectonics and crustal and mantle dynamics in the North Atlantic, North Pacific and the High Arctic (including Arne Richter Award for Outstanding Young Scientists Lecture) (co-organized)

EGU2016-1532 | Orals | GD6.2 | Media interest

Integrating surface and mantle constraints for palaeo-ocean evolution: a tour of the Arctic and adjacent regions (Arne Richter Award for Outstanding Young Scientists Lecture)
Grace E. Shephard

GI0.1 – Open Session on Geosciences Instrumentation and Methods (including Christiaan Huygens Medal Lecture)

EGU2016-1464 | Orals | GI0.1

What can High Resolution Inertial Rotation Sensing do for the Geosciences? (Christiaan Huygens Medal Lecture)
Karl Ulrich Schreiber

GMPV1.1 – Open Session on Geochemistry, Mineralogy, Petrology and Volcanology (with Bunsen Medal Lecture)

EGU2016-2575 | Orals | GMPV1.1

Deep mantle mineralogy and novel materials synthesis using multianvil high-pressure technology (Robert Wilhelm Bunsen Medal Lecture)
Irifune Tetsuo

GMPV5.2 – Magma ascent, degassing and eruptive dynamics: linking experiments, models and observations (with Kuno Medal Lecture) (co-sponsored by AGU) (co-organized)

EGU2016-18532 | Orals | GMPV5.2

The rheology of crystal-rich magmas (Kuno Award Lecture)
Christian Huber, Salah Aldin Faroughi, and Wim Degruyter

HS5.6 – Water Resources Management and Policy in a Changing World (including Arne Richter Award for Outstanding Young Scientists Lecture)

EGU2016-1529 | Orals | HS5.6

Who to Blame: Irrational Decision-Makers or Stupid Modelers? (Arne Richter Award for Outstanding Young Scientists Lecture)
Kaveh Madani

NH3.9 – Uncertainty and quality evaluation in landslide hazard and risk assessment (including Sergey Soloviev Medal Lecture)

EGU2016-1531 | Orals | NH3.9

Landslide risk assessment and landslide disaster risk management: on the missing link between scientific knowledge, decision making and practice (Sergey Soloviev Medal Lecture)
Irasema Alcántara-Ayala

NH5.7 – Geological records of extreme wave events (co-organized)

EGU2016-1563 | Orals | NH5.7

The importance of sea-level research (Plinius Medal Lecture)
Benjamin Horton

NP5.1 – Inverse Problems, Data Assimilation, Initial and Model Errors (including Lewis Fry Richardson Medal Lecture)

EGU2016-1589 | Orals | NP5.1

Jets and macroturbulent “cascades" in atmospheres, oceans and the laboratory (Lewis Fry Richardson Medal Lecture)
Peter L. Read

OS2.1 – Open Session on Coastal and Shelf Seas (including Fridtjof Nansen Medal Lecture)

EGU2016-2580 | Orals | OS2.1

Ocean-shelf interaction and exchange (Fridtjof Nansen Medal Lecture)
John M. Huthnance

PS7.1 – Origin of life and habitability: From Early Earth to the Solar System and Beyond (including David Bates Medal Lecture) (co-organized)

EGU2016-3491 | Orals | PS7.1

The Cycle and Meaning of Methane in the Solar System and Exoplanets (or, everything you (n)ever wanted to know about methane…) (David Bates Medal Lecture)
Sushil Atreya

SM1.1 – Seismic Sources and Earth Structure (including Beno Gutenberg Medal Lecture)

EGU2016-3823 | Orals | SM1.1

Variations and healing of the seismic velocity (Beno Gutenberg Medal Lecture)
Roel Snieder

SSP2.4 – The Need for Integrated Stratigraphy - Recent advances in cyclostratigraphy, astrochronology, radioisotopic dating and age modelling (including Jean Baptiste Lamarck Medal Lecture)

EGU2016-2872 | Orals | SSP2.4

The Mediterranean Plio-Pleistocene: A reference frame for astronomically paced low and high latitude climate changes (Jean Baptiste Lamarck Medal Lecture)
Lucas Lourens

ST1.1 – Open Session on the Sun and Heliosphere (including Hannes Alfvén Medal Lecture)

EGU2016-2570 | Orals | ST1.1

The Magnetospheric Multiscale (MMS) Mission development and initial results (Hannes Alfvén Medal Lecture)
Stephen Fuselier

ST1.2 – Observations, theory and modelling of the heliospheric plasma processes and solar eruptions, and their effects on the planets (including Arne Richter Award for Outstanding Young Scientists Lecture) (co-organized)

EGU2016-1460 | Orals | ST1.2

A new view of solar coronal mass ejections with the Heliophysics System Observatory (Arne Richter Award for Outstanding Young Scientists Lecture)
Christian Moestl

ST2.1 – Open Session on the Magnetosphere (including Julius Bartels Medal Lecture)

EGU2016-1463 | Orals | ST2.1

Atmosphere-Ionosphere Coupling due to Atmospheric Tides (Julius Bartels Medal Lecture)
Jeffrey M. Forbes

TS2.3 – Strain localization from the mid-crust to the upper mantle: brittle-ductile transition and ductile shear zones in nature, experiments and theory (including the Stephan Mueller medal lecture by Renée Heilbronner) (co-organized)

EGU2016-1517 | Orals | TS2.3

Deformation of the lithosphere and what microstructures can tell us about it (Stephan Mueller Medal Lecture)
Renée Heilbronner
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