AUGC Award Winners 2018 2018-12-06T15:23:13+00:00

68th Atlantic Universities Geological Conference (AUGC)

November 1-3, 2018, Dalhousie University, Halifax NS

AUGC 2018 Conference Program

Conference Photos

Science Atlantic Best Paper Award (Award Description)

Liam MacNeil, University of New Brunswick-Fredericton
Reconstructing Paleoproductivity in the North Water Polynya Employing Diatom Microfossils

Imperial Oil Best Poster Award (Award Description)

Mattea McRae, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Comparing CO2 sequestration experimental methods and investigating
CO2 sequestration using Type I and Type II serpentine groundwaters

Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists (CSPG) Award (Award Description)

Brant Gaetz, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Geophysically constrained microplate fragmentation model,
and terrane-controlled evolution of Mesozoic basins – Rifted North Atlantic borderlands,
offshore Newfoundland, Canada (Thesis Progress) 

The Frank S. Shea Memorial Award in Economic Geology (Award Description)

Kali Gee, Saint Mary’s University
Origin of epithermal-style gold mineralization in
the eastern Cobequid Highlands, Nova Scotia: constraints from
S isotopes and pyrite trace element chemistry

Best Geophysical Presentation (CSEG Award) (Award Description)

Jacob Newman, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Numerical and experimental observation of nonlinear responses from
the interaction of two progressing waves at an interface

Atlantic Geoscience Society (AGS) Environmental Geoscience Award (Award Description)

Garrett Velkjar, Acadia University
Decoupling sources of natural and anthropogenic impact using
lake sediment archives: An example form Cecil Lake, Fort St. John, B.C