Environmental Engineering Seminars

Environmental Engineering ENVE 5992 Seminars, Fall 2013

Unless otherwise noted, 3:05 pm - 3:55 pm, Mondays, Great Lakes Research Center Room 0202, unless noted otherwise.


DateTimePlacePresenter and AffiliationTitle
September 93:05 pm - 3:55 pmGLRC 0202Norm Yan, Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, Department of Biology, York University, Toronto, Canada"Regulators of recovery of acid and metal-contaminated lakes in Sudbury, Canada"
September 163:05 pm - 3:55 pmGLRC 0202

Timothy Eisele, Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering, Michigan Technological University


"Industrial Applications of Iron-Reducing Organisms"
September 233:05 pm - 3:55 pmDOW 641Richard Aho, Executive Director, Marquette County Solid Waste Management Authority, Marquette, MI"Bringing Sustainability to Waste Management"
September 303:05 pm - 3:55 pmGLRC 0202Barbara Finlayson-Pitts
, University of California, IrvineRichard Honrath Memorial Lecture:  "Unsolved Mysteries in Oxides of Nitrogen Chemistry in the Atmosphere: A Tribute to Richard Honrath"
October 73:05 pm - 3:55 pmGLRC 0202Dr. Abhishek Singh, Senior Engineer at Intera Geosciences and Engineering“ddressing Conceptual Model Uncertainty with Multi-Model Ensembles Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Models
October 143:05 pm - 3:55 pmGLRC 0202Daisuke Minakata, Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Michigan Technological UniversityChemistry of Free Radicals from Scientific Understanding to Engineering Application
October 213:05 pm - 3:55 pmGLRC 0202Steve Casey, Upper Peninsula District Supervisor, Water Resources Division, Michigan DEQManaging Natural Resources in a Sound Bite Society
October 283:05 pm - 3:55 pmGLRC 0202Stanley Vitton, Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Michigan Technological UniversityMine Tailings Impoundment: Design, Operation and Geotechnical and Environmental Issues

November 4


4:05 pm - 4:55 pmDow 642

Nancy Langston,

Professor of Environmental History,

Great Lakes Research Center and Department of Social Sciences,

Michigan Technological University

Mining the Boreal North
November 113:05 pm - 3:55 pmGLRC 0202Andres Tarte, MS, Environmental Engineering (2009)Sustainability: A Game-Based Learning Alternative for Sustainable Development
November 183:05 pm - 3:55 pmGLRC 0202Shiliang Wu, Assistant Professor, Geological & Mining Engineering & Sciences/Civil and Environmental Engineering, Michigan Technological UniversityAtmospheric Chemistry without Borders - Why it's Important for Everyone
November 25


No seminar, Thanksgiving Break



December 23:05 pm - 3:55 pmGLRC 0202CancelledCancelled
December 93:05 pm - 3:55 pmGLRC 0202Christa Meingast and Eric Seagren, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Michigan Technological UniversityDevelopment of a Sustainable Process for Class A Biosolids Production at Gogebic-Iron Wastewater Authority