Fall 2010 Seminars

Unless otherwise noted, seminars are from 2:00-3:00 PM in Room 113 of the Minerals and Materials Engineering Building.

DateSpeakerInstitutionSeminar Title
Sep 3Mark McNallyDepartment of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Medical College of Wisconsin, MilwaukeeRNA Splicing and Polyadenylation Control in Retroviruses: Implications for Cellular Control - Biology BL5502 /Biomedical Engineering Seminar
Sep 17Jim ChurchillDept. of Physical Oceanography, Woods Hole Oceanographic Inst, Woods Hole, MATracking Larval Cod in the Gulf of Maine: Studying Stock Recruitment with Modeling - A Biology BL5502/EPSSI Seminar
Sep 24Sarah N. KiemleDept. of Biological Sciences, Michigan Technological UniversitySignificance of Land Plant Cell Wall Polymers in the Charophycean Green Algae
Oct 4
4:00 PM
David SchwabNOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory, Ann Arbor, MI."Numerical Models of Water Motion in the Great Lakes," (Note day and time change)
Oct 8Mi Hye SongDept. of Biological Sciences Michigan TechMechanisms of Centrosome Assembly and Size Regulation in C. elegans: Lessons from SZY-20 and Protein Phosphatase 2A
Oct 29Caryn HeldtDept. Chemical Engineering, Michigan TechThe Search for an Amyloid Nucleus
Nov 5Heather YoungsEnergy Biosciences Institute, UC BerkeleyOpportunities and Challenges to Increasing the Role of Biological Systems in Sustainable Energy Development
Nov 12Ching-An PengDept. of Chemical Engineering, Michigan TechSuicide Gene Therapy Using Polymeric Nanocarriers
Dec 3Wayne PenningtonDept. of Geological and Mining Engineering, Michigan TechScientific and Humanitarian Aspects of the 2010 Haiti Earthquake
Dec 10Jason CarterDept. of Exercise Science, Michigan TechNeural Control of Blood Pressure in Humans: Its Role in the Development of Hypertension and Hypotension