2014 - 2015 Seminar Schedule

    (All seminars are on Tuesday at 3:30 pm and are held in theTuring Auditorium, unless otherwise noted)


Date Speaker Affiliation Title
JUN 9 2015
Deborah Huntzinger Assistant Professor, Northern Arizona University Embrace the ensemble: the value of using multiple models to simulate terrestrial carbon cycling
MAY 26 2015
Josh Fisher Climate Scientist, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory The fate of the terrestrial biosphere under a changing climate
MAY 12 2015
Kabir Peay assistant professor in Biology at Stanford University From the rhyzosphere to the biosphere: mapping from and function in the soil mycobiome
APR 21 2015
Erin Mordecai assistant professor in Biology at Stanford University Impacts of disease in a changing world
APR 14 2015
Rich Norby Environmental Sciences Division and Climate Change Science Institute, Oak Ridge National Laboratory The Amazon FACE Experiment: High hopes, high hurdles
APR 6, 2015
MON, 10:30am DGE conf Rm
Jessika Trancik Assistant Professor of Energy Studies, Engineering Systems Division, MIT Quantifying the Value of Storage Technologies for Solar and Wind Energy
MAR 10 2015
Jean-Francois Lamarque Community Earth System Model(CESM) Chief Scientist, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) Local and remote climate response to aerosol forcing
FEB 24 2015
Phyllis Coley Distinguished Professor, Department of Biology, University of Utah Ecology and evolution of defenses in tropical trees and host choice by insect herbivores
FEB 10 2015
Yongkang Xue Professor from UCLA Dept. Geography and Dept. Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences Modeling the roles of land surface processes in climate variability and change
FEB 3 2015
Jim Clark Nicholas Professor of Global Enbironmental Change, Nicholas School of the Environment and Professor of Statistical Science, Duke University Probabilistic forecasting of biodiversity risks
JAN 20 2015
Jordan Mayor postdoctoral researcher, the Dept. of Forest Ecology & Management at SLU in Sweden Plant and microbial responses to elevation gradients along contrasting tree lines of the world
JAN 6 2015
Pep Canadell the Executive Director of the Global Carbon Project TBA
NOV 18 2014
Siom Donner Associate Professor of Climatology at the University of British Columbia Can past climate experience help coral reefs cope with climate change?


2013 - 2014 Seminars

2012 - 2013 Seminars

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2007 - 2008 Seminars