Science seminar schedule

Spring 2019

Science seminar archive

Please note that all lectures will be located in Engineering and Computer Science Building, Room 125 from 3:10 to 5 p.m. on Mondays.

Monday, January 14, 2019

Rivers in the Sky, Rivers on the Ground: Atmospheric Rivers, Rain and Floods in the

Dr. Andrew Martin

Dept. of Geography, Portland State University

Host: Deepti Singh

Monday, January 21, 2019

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday, January 28, 2019

The Spatial and Temporal Regulation of Non-muscle Myosin II Contractility

Derek Applewhite, PhD.

Reed College, Dept. of Biology

Host: Cynthia Cooper

Monday, February 4, 2019

Anticancer and Antimalarial Drug Leads from the Egyptian Environment

Amir Wahba

Washington State University Vancouver

Monday, February 11, 2019


Monday, February 18, 2019

Presidents's Day

Monday, March 4, 2019

Land Use Change and the Maintenance of Diverse Communities

Leithen M'Gonigle

Simon Fraser Univeristy. Burnaby, B.C. Canada

Host: Stephanie Porter

Monday, March 11, 2019

Spring Break (No classes)

Monday, March 18, 2019

Evaluation of Water Security in Jordan Using a Multi-Agent Hydroeconomic Model

Jim Yoon

PNNL-Seattle, WA

Host: Deepti Singh

Monday, March 25, 2019

Interactions in a Changing Environment: Plants, Butterflies, and Ants

Rachael Bonoan

Tufts University & WSUV

Host: Cheryl Schultz

Monday, April 1, 2019

Behavioral and Neurobiological Studies of Sucrose Craving

Jeff Grimm

Western Washington University

Host: Barb Sorg

Monday, April 8, 2019

Nitrate radical initiated atmospheric particulate matter formation in forests: Anthropogenically-triggered biogenic aerosol production

Juliane Frey

Reed College, Dept. of Biology

Host: Kevan Moffett

Monday, April 15, 2019

Strategic Learning: The Science of Climate Change Adaptation Management for Herpetofauna

Deanna H. (Dede) Olson, Ph.D.

US Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station, Corvallis, OR

Host: Jonah Piovia-Scott

Monday, April 22, 2019

How Soils Retain Carbon, and Soil Organic Carbon-Mineral Interactions

Jason Stuckey

Multnomah University

Host: Kevan Moffett

Monday, April 29, 2019


Asaph Cousins

WSU Pullman

Host: John Bishop