(The Fall 2018 -2019 Biology Seminar Series will be announced shortly)

Spring 2018 IB Seminar Series

Join us Fridays from 2:15 to 3:15 p.m. in Auburn Science (Biology) B201. Note location for BRIC speakers [green rows] is Goodyear, 229 (auditorium).

Speaker

Affiliation

Date

Title

No Seminar

19-Jan

Dr. Kaare Jensen

Technical University of Denmark

26-Jan

Fortress Plant: Physical Defence Strategies in the Vegetal World

Dr. Wei Zhang

Cleveland State University

2-Feb

Flow Control Strategy Inspired By Nature

Dr. Jacquelyn Nagel

University of Virginia

9-Feb

TBA

Dr. Noah Cowan

The Johns Hopkins University

16-Feb

Closed-Loop Analysis of Sensorimotor Systems

Dr. Orkan Telhan

University of Pennsylvania

23-Feb

New Mediums of Life

Dr. Joel Burken

Missouri University of Science & Technology

2-Mar

Plants As Bio-Sentinels: What Mother Nature Can Tell Us About Our Exposures

Dr. Barbara Imhof

Liquifer Systems Group (Vienna)

9-Mar

Dare to Leave the Capsule

Dr. Mattia Gazzola

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

16-Mar

Design of Soft Machines

Dr. Wendy Kellog

Cleveland State University

23-Mar

TBA

NO SEMINAR

 

30-Mar

 

Dr. Vinny Manoharan

Harvard

6-Apr

What Birds Have Taught Us About Structural Color

Dr. Peter Galison

Harvard

13-Apr

CANCELLED: To Be Rescheduled Fall 2018

Dr. Alexandre Soares Rosado

Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro

20-Apr

Opening the black box of extremophilic bacteria: Potential applications for agriculture and environmental biotechnology

Dr. Corey Maggiano

University of West Georgia

27-Apr

Bone histomorphometry and chronological stable isotope analysis with perspectives from Bioarchaeology and Forensic Anthropology

John Blakeman

Meadow Enivronments LLC

4-May

Tallgrass Prairie Biology — A Unique Ecosystem; Profound Historical and Modern Impacts