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IQUA 2019 Symposium

IQUA 2019 Symposium

IQUA 2019 Symposium
29/11/2019 09:30
29/11/2019 16:30
Lecture Theatre, Geological Survey Ireland, Beggars Bush, Haddington Road, Dublin 4
Lecture theatre, GSI

All welcome

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​This year's IQUA symposium is a collection of Quaternary talks that were presented at INQUA 2019.



0930-10:00: Registration

10:05-10:50 John Low and Mike Walker: Reconstructing Quaternary Environments

10:50-11:10 Conor Murphy: Wetter winters and drier summers in the UK explained by data errors and biases

11:10-11:40 Coffee Break

11:40-12:00 Catherin Dalton: Lake Sediments and an Irish Palaeoecological Database

12:00-12:20 Jessica Smyth: Intensive dairying in 4th millennium BC Ireland? The Céide Fields complex, Co Mayo, NW Ireland

12:20-14:00 Lunch Break

14:00-14:20 Frank McDermott: Speleothems as recorders of centennial- to millennial-scale climate variability

14:20-14:40 Paula Reimer An overview of the IntCal20 radiocarbon calibration curve

14:40-15:00 Helen Shaw: Beyond the bog: the importance and value of small-scale stratigraphic deposits in the landscape as archives for applied palaeoecology

15:00-15:30 Coffee Break

15:30-15:50 Lisa Orme: A 14,200 year sea-surface temperature reconstruction from the western Indian sector of the Southern Ocean

15:50-16:10 Tony Brown: Reconstructing Neolithic to Post-Medieval land-use dynamics and human activity from Lough Catherine Northern Ireland

16:10-16:30 Mark Coughlan: Morphology, seismo-stratigraphy and sedimentology of the Wicklow Trough, western Irish Sea: tunnel valley development and contemporary seabed dynamics

Download booklet of abstracts