Distinguished Scholar Seminar Series Fall 2016

All seminars are held on Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m., BFL 1101 (unless otherwise noted).

Sept. 14, Kevin Emerson, Saint Marys College of Maryland, Saint Marys, MD, "Genotyping by sequencing and the redefinition of model organism in evolutionary genetics."

Sept. 21. Geoffrey Bowers, Saint Marys College of Maryland, Saint Marys, MD, "Understanding subsurface CO2 sequestration: Molecular-Scale Processes at smectite surfaces."

Sept. 28 Greg Silsbe, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Horn Point Laboratory, Cambrdige, MD.

Oct. 12 Andrew Foss-Grant, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, "Hierarchical analysis of taxonomic variation in intraspecific competition across fish species."

Oct. 17 Mark Eakin, NOAA STAR, Center for Satellite Applications and Research, College Park, MD, "The Latest Satellite and Field Data on the Ongoing Bleaching Event and Its Impact on Coral Reefs Worldwide." 

Oct. 19 Eric Davidson, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Appalachian Laboratory, Frostburg, MD, "Manure Happens: The Consequence of Feeding Seven Billion Carnivores."

Oct. 26 Lance Yonkos, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, "The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of Microplastics."

Nov. 2 Mike Wilberg, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, Solomons, MD. 

Nov. 9 Carlos Duarte, King Abdullah University, Thuwal Makkah Region, Saudi Arabia, "The Role of Vegetated Coastal Habitats in the Ocean Carbon Budget."

Nov. 16 Gilbert Cabana, University of Quebec a Trois-Rivieres, "River-Floodplain Connectivity."

Nov. 30 Rose Jagus, University of Maryland Center for Enviornmental Science, Institution of Marine and Environmental Technology, Baltimore, MD.

Dec. 7 Carys Mitchelmore, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, Solomons. MD

Dec. 14 Laura Lapham, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, Solomons, MD