Weekly Science Calendar

Submitted by Center for Global Change
Phone: (907) 474-5818

09/16/05

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

1-2 p.m. - 201 Irving I
BioBites--Biology Graduate Student Association Seminar
Out of Amazonia Again and Again: Repeated Dispersal Across the Andes by a Widespread Neotropical Flycatcher and How Future Research Might Illuminate the Process of Speciation in Passerines
Matthew J. Miller, Ph.D. student, Biology & Wildlife; and Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Information: Hayley Lanier

3:40 p.m. - Elvey Auditorium, 214 Elvey Building
Special Seminar Series "Magnetic Fields in Nature," sponsored by the Chapman Chair
Paleomagnetism and Geology (Lecture 4 of 8)
Ronald T. Merrill, University of Washington
Information: http://www.uaf.edu/asp/Academics/Course_Schedule/fall2005.html or Norbert Untersteiner

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

3:30 p.m. - Elvey Auditorium, 214 Elvey Building
Institute of Marine Science Weekly Seminar
Eco-Informatics for the Oceans and Beyond: What, How and Why It Matters
Falk Huettmann, Institute of Arctic Biology, UAF
Information: 474-6332 or B. Bluhm

3:30 p.m. - 401 IARC
International Arctic Research Center Seminar
Impact of Labrador Sea Convection on the North Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation
Robert S. Pickart, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

3:40 p.m. - Elvey Auditorium, 214 Elvey Building
Special Seminar Series "Magnetic Fields in Nature," sponsored by the Chapman Chair
The Origin of Earth's Magnetic Field (Lecture 5 of 8)
Ronald T. Merrill, University of Washington
Information: http://www.uaf.edu/asp/Academics/Course_Schedule/fall2005.html or Norbert Untersteiner

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23

3:30 p.m. - Elvey Auditorium, 214 Elvey Building
Life Sciences Seminar Series, sponsored by the Institute of Arctic Biology and the Department of Biology & Wildlife
Ecology for Transformation
Steve Carpenter, University of Wisconsin
Information: http://www.iab.uaf.edu/events/events.php or call 474-7640

3:30 p.m. - 201 Natural Sciences Facility
Department of Geology and Geophysics Seminar
The Current State of the Art in On-line Global 3D Terrain Visualization and GIS, and Their Application to Earth Sciences and Education
Matt Nolan, Institute of Northern Engineering, UAF
Information: 474-7565 or Geology and Geophysics

3:45 p.m. - Globe Room, 215 Elvey Building
Department of Physics Journal Club
Check http://ffden-2.phys.uaf.edu/journal_club.htm or call 474-7339 to see if there's a presentation scheduled for this week.

This calendar is sponsored by the Center for Global Change and Arctic System Research as a service to the UAF community.