Weekly Science Calendar

Submitted by Center for Global Change
Phone: 474-5818



3:30 p.m. - Elvey Auditorium, 214 Elvey Building
Infectious Diseases Microbiologist Candidate Seminar, sponsored by Alaska INBRE
Taking Control of the Host Cell, an Example from Salmonella Pathogenesis
Karsten Hueffer, Postdoctoral Associate, Section of Microbial Pathogenesis, Yale School of Medicine
Information: 474-6294, Carol Piser


1 p.m. - 401 IARC
International Arctic Research Center Seminar
Energy Exchange over the Sea Ice and Glaciers: Eddy-covariance Measurements
Irina Repina, A.M. Obukhov Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow
Information: 474-7569, Jenny Hutchings

7 p.m. - Gold Room, Westmark Fairbanks Hotel
2006 Science for Alaska Lecture Series
Recreating the World of Alaska's Dinosaurs
Paul J. McCarthy, Geophysical Institute, UAF
Information: 474-7942 or http://www.scienceforalaska.com


1-2 p.m. - 201 Irving I
Freshwater Ecosystems Seminar Series
Within-Pool Spatial Variation of Invertebrate Drift Density: Patterns and Processes as Revealed by Studies in a New Zealand Trout Stream
Nick Hughes, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, UAF
Information: 474-6654, Mark Wipfli

3:30 p.m. - Elvey Auditorium, 214 Elvey Building
Institute of Marine Science Weekly Seminar
A Coupled Ice-Ocean Model (preliminary title)
William Hibler, International Arctic Research Center, UAF
Information: 474-6332, Bodil Bluhm


1 p.m. - 106 Chapman Building
Department of Mathematics and Statistics Colloquium
On Eigenfrequencies and Zero Sets of Eigenmodes to the 2D Sloshing Problem
Vladimir Kozlov, Linkoping University, Sweden
Information: http://www.math.uaf.edu/dms/Colloquium.html or David Maxwell

3:30 p.m. - Elvey Auditorium, 214 Elvey Building
Infectious Diseases Microbiologist Candidate Seminar, sponsored by Alaska INBRE
Uncovering Essential Genes in Baterial Pathogens: A Genome-scale Transposon Mutant Library of Francisella novicida
Larry Gallagher, Research Scientist, Department of Genome Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle
Information: 474-6294, Carol Piser


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
Evolutionarily Stable Dispersal with Pattern-Formation in a Mutualist-Exploiter System
Curtis Smith, Ph.D. candidate, Duke University
Information: http://www.iab.uaf.edu/events/events.php or 474-7640

3:30 p.m. - 201 Natural Sciences Facility
Geology and Geophysics Seminar
Organic and Other Matters of the Middle Cambrian Burgess Shale
Kevin Gostlin, Dept. of Geology and Geophysics, UAF
Information: 474-7565, Pam Harris

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.