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SES's Climate, Water and Environment Mini-Symposium

Nov 8, 2013, 2:30pm - 4:30pm


The School of Earth Sciences' Division of Climate, Water and Environment will hold a Mini-Symposium. Four faculty in the division will present talks. The talks are aimed at presenting the state of the science in each of the respective faculty's area of expertise followed by a 7 minute discussion period. We hope to see you at the mini-symposium.  

Friday November 8, 2013 from 2:30-4:30 pm 
Mendenhall Laboratory Room 291

2:30-2:35  Introductory remarks: Prof. Andrea Grottoli

2:35 - 2:55  Mike Wilkins, Assistant Professor in SES

"Life at the micron scale: understanding microbial functions in natural environments"

2:55 - 3:15  Motomu Ibaraki, Associate Professor in SES

Topic tba

3:15 - 3:35  Susan Welch, Research Scientist in SES

"The impact of anthropogenic bioturbation on the geochemistry of Mirror Lake"

3:40 - 4:15pm  Keynote lecture: Mazeika Sullivan, Assistant Professor in the SENR 

"The Ties that Bind: Energetic Linkages between Land and Water:

A schedule above is subject to change.  

Bagels with cream cheese and coffee will be served.