Tuesday, September 20, 2011
11:30 a.m.
Milligan Room, 8th Floor Biology-Earth Sciences Wing,
Life Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University (EARTH SCIENCES SEMINAR)
Lee Hunt, P. Geoph.
Fairborne Energy
Calgary, Alberta
“Quantitative Interpretation New Challenges, and Economic Value”

Chase 319 (Colloquium Room) (@CAT Math & Stat seminars)
Peter Lumsdaine
Free monads via inductive types

Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Chase 319 (Colloquium Room) (Number Theory Seminar)
Karl Dilcher
Stern polynomials and continued fractions

Thursday, September 22, 2011
2:30 – 3:30pm
Saint Mary’s Atrium 214 (Saint Mary’s Mathematics Colloquium)
Heydar Radjavi (University of Waterloo):
“On boundedness and finiteness of indecomposable positive semigroups”

Fifth Floor Biology Lounge (LSC) (Biology Seminar)
Halvor Knutsen
Institute of Marine Research
Flødevigen Marine Research Station
“Mechanisms behind fine-scaled population structure in Atlantic cod”

Friday, September 23, 2011
1:30 pm Chemistry 226 (Chemistry Seminar)
Charles L. B. Macdonald
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of Windsor
“Low Valent Main Group Compounds: Versatile New Reagents and Unique Chemistry”

3:30-5 pm
Mona Campbell 1108 (Economics Seminar)
Mutlu Yuksel, Dalhousie University and Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
“Rubble Women: The Long-Term Effects of Wartime Destruction on Female Labor Market Outcomes” (with M. Akbulut-Yuksel and M. Khamis)

Department Websites:

Earth Sciences
Mathematics & Statistics
Oceanography (1)
Oceanography (2)

College of Sustainability

Upcoming Seminars:

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

4 pm
Great Hall, University Club
Faculty of Science Lecture Series
Dr. Martin Gibling, Earth Sciences
“Lost Rivers: Natural Causes and Careless Humans”

Thursday, September 29, 2011
8p.m. – 11 p.m.
2011 E.W. Guptill Memorial Lecture
Location: Scotia Bank Auditorium
Marion McCain Bldg, 6135 University Avenue
Stuart S. P. Parkin
IBM Almaden Research Center, San Jose, California, United States of America
The Spin on Electronics! – Science and Technology of spin currents innano-materials and nano-devices

Friday, September 30, 2011
1:30 pm Chemistry 226 (Chemistry Seminar)
Laurel L. Schafer
Department of Chemistry
University of British Columbia
“Advances in Hydroaminoalkylation Catalysis”

3:30 p.m.
LSC room 4263, Psychology Wing (Psychology Colloquium)
Susan Boenke, Queen’s University
Terry Anders Memorial Lecture
The role of the superior colliculus in the visual orienting reflex.