Weekly Science Calendar

Submitted by Center for Global Change
Phone: 474-5818

09/30/05

MONDAY, OCTOBER 3

1:15 p.m. - Elvey Auditorium, 214 Elvey Building
Institute of Marine Science Special Seminar
Circulation and Water Mass Transformation in the Chukchi Sea
Michael Spall, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute
Information: 474-7993 or Tom Weingartner

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4

9:15-11:15 a.m. - 009 West Ridge Research Building
Arctic Region Supercomputing Center
Performance Programming: Part 1
Tom Baring and Ed Kornkven, Vector Specialists, ARSC
Information: Tom Logan

1:15-2:45 p.m. - Elvey Auditorium, 214 Elvey Building
Alaska Satellite Facility Seminar
Physical Properties of the Antarctic Ice Sheet Observed with RADARSAT-1
Ken Jezek, Ohio State University
Information: 474-7621 or Rudi Gens

2 p.m. - ARSC Discovery Lab, 375C Rasmuson Library
Arctic Region Supercomputing Center
Introduction to Amira
Bob Huebert, Visualization Systems Analyst, ARSC
Following a one-hour lecture, the lab will be open and staffed until 7 p.m.
Information: Bob Huebert

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

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5

3:30 p.m. - Elvey Auditorium, 214 Elvey Building
Institute of Marine Science Weekly Seminar
Research on the Southeastern Bering Sea Shelf during a Period of Climate Change
Ken Coyle, Institute of Marine Science, SFOS, UAF
Information: 474-6332 or B. Bluhm

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6

9:15-11:15 a.m. - 009 West Ridge Research Building
Arctic Region Supercomputing Center
Performance Programming: Part 2
Tom Baring and Ed Kornkven, Vector Specialists, ARSC
Information: Tom Logan

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7

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
The Epidemiology of Substance Abuse among Ethnic Minorities
Raul Caetano, University of Texas, Health Science Center at Houston
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
Permafrost in the Changing Arctic
Vladimir Romanovsky, Department of Geology and Geophysics, UAF
Information: 474-7565 or Geology and Geophysics

3:30 p.m. - 304 Eielson Building
Anthropology Colloquium Series
An Overview of the Dena'ina Topical Dictionary
James Kari, Professor Emeritus of Linguistics, UAF
Information: 474-7288 or Anthropology Dept.

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.