Appalachian Laboratory

Visiting Scholar Seminar Series

Current Schedule: Fall 2019

The Fall 2019 Visiting Scholar Seminar Series is currently being finalized.  Please see below for the most current schedule. 
 
Claire Jantz (Shippensburg University)-  "Land use dynamics, climate change, and hydrologic processes in the Delaware River Basin." Host: Dan Filer 
 
Peggy Derrick (EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc.; UMCES BOV)- "Application of science and engineering as a career in environmental consulting." Host: Eric Davidson 
 
 
Qian Zhang (UMCES)- "Synthesis of long-term trends of nutrient and sediment loads to the Chesapeake Bay."  Host: Joel Bostic 
 
Dong Liang (UMCES-CBL)- "Spatial issues in Bayesian analyses of scientific surveys with application to the Chesapeake Bay." Host: Mark Castro 
 
Andy Royle (USGS)- "The quantitative turtle analysis project at Patuxent: Machine learning turtles." Host: Dan Filer 
 
David Smith (USGS)"Collaborative structured decision making: Finding durable and optimal solutions." Host: Dan Filer 
 
Lee Cooper (UMCES-CBL)-  "Changing freshwater fluxes in the Arctic: a tale of melted ice, river runoff, and the Bering Strait." Host: Mark Castro 
 
Luke DeGroote (Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Powdermill Nature Reserve)- "58 years, 750,000 birds: Building Powdermill's Avian Research Center one bird at a time." Host: Claire Nemes - CANCELED 
 
November 14
Reserved for possible UMCES-Appalachian Laboratory faculty candidate 
 
November 21
Reserved for possible UMCES-Appalachian Laboratory faculty candidate 
 
November 28
No seminar due to Thanksgiving holiday
 
December 5
Reserved for possible UMCES-Appalachian Laboratory faculty candidate 

Past Seminars

Information on past seminars can be found on the past seminars page