Biology Colloquium

Fall Semester 2011


Session marked with an asterisk* are part of the new multidisciplinary series "Neils Colloquia on Innovative Science," or NCIS.   Six times each semester, a speaker at the forefront of science will speak to a joint physics, biology, and chemistry audience. 

 

All sesssions are now CORE APPROVED!


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September 9

" Invasive plants: cause or symptom of environmental change?" 

Jonathan Bauer

Indiana University

Neils Science Center RM 234, 3:30-4:30

 

September 9*

“New Developments in Liquid Interfacial Nanoscience”

Dr. Mark Schlossman

University of Illinois

Neils Science Center RM 234, 3:30-4:30

 

September 16

“Nitrogen and Mycorrhizas: ‘Messing up’ sweet deals and sniffing out the species of foetid Russula

Dr. Peter Avis

Indiana University Northwest

Neils Science Center RM 234, 3:30-4:30

 

September 23*

“Atomic Layer Deposition: a surface science synthesis route to new materials to meet our energy needs”

Dr. Michael Pellin

Argonne National Lab

Neils Science Center RM 234, 3:30-4:30

 

September 30*

Premedical Arts Fellowship Homecoming Seminar

“TBA”

Dr. Grant Kraft

Chairman CSO Acumen Pharmaceuticals

Neils Science Center RM 234, 2:00-3:00

Note special time

 

 

October 7*

“Bugs Never Lie”

Dr. Neal Haskell

Saint Josephs College

Neils Science Center RM 234, 3:30-4:30

 

October 21*

“Astrobiology, life and space exploration: Interdisciplinary Research and Technology in the real world”

Dr. Margaret Race

SETI Institute

Neils Science Center RM 234, 3:30-4:30

 

October 28

Titles “TBA”

Biology Student Research Presentations

Neils Science Center RM 234, 3:30-4:30

 

November 4

Title “TBA”

Dr. Michael Zimmer

Purdue University Calumet

Neils Science Center RM 234, 3:30-4:30

 

November 11*

Title “TBA”

Dr. Garon Smith

University of Montana

Neils Science Center RM 234, 3:30-4:30

 

December 2

Title “TBA”

Joint seminar with Chemistry

Neils Science Center RM 234, 3:30-4:30

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