Monday, Feb 13, 2012
Mathematics Colloquium
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm, Chase 319
Mahdi Shafiei
Dalhousie University
Bayesian inference of metabolic divergence among microbial communities

Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Math & Stat Seminar
2:30 pm – 3:30 pm, Chase 319
Jeff Egger
How many categories of locally compact abelian groups are there?

Thursday, February 16, 2012
Physics Seminar
11:30 am, Room 101, Sir James Dunn Building
Larry Widrow
Physics, Engineering Physics and Astronomy
University of Queens
Galactoseismology: Evidence, Origin, and Implications for Vertical Waves in the Galactic Disk

Thursday, February 16, 2012
Biology Seminar
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm, Fifth Floor Lounge in the Biology wing of the Life Sciences Centre
Paul Bentzen
Department of Biology
Dalhousie University
Spatial scales of population structure and adaptation in the sea

Thursday, February 16, 2012
John F. Graham Memorial Lecture, Economics
3:30 pm – 5 pm, The Great Hall, University Club
Mike Veall
McMaster University
The Top of the Income Distribution in Canada

Friday, February 17, 2012
Chemistry Seminar
1:30 pm, Chemistry 226
Ian Pottie
Department of Chemistry
Mount Saint Vincent University
Developing a Diagnosis Test for Alzheimer’s Disease using Fundamental Organic Chemistry Concepts

Friday, February 17, 2012
Oceanography Seminar
3:00 pm, Room 3655, Oceanography Wing, Life Sciences Centre
Dr Mae Seto
Faculty of Engineering
Dalhousie University
Transforming Ocean Observation with Autonomous Marine Systems

Friday, February 17, 2012
Economics Seminar
3:30 pm – 5 pm, Mona Campbell 1108
1459 LeMarchant Street
Mike Veall
McMaster University
Possible Causes and Consequences of the Top Income Surge

Friday, February 17, 2012
Psychology/Neuroscience Seminar
3:30 pm, LSC 4263
Dr. Mark Burke
Physiology and Biophysics
Howard University
Shaken not stirred:  Alcohol, Pregnancy and Development

Friday, February 17, 2012
Earth Sciences Seminar
4:00 pm, Milligan Room, 8th floor Biology-Earth Sciences wing
Pierre Jutras
Department of Geology
St. Mary’s University
The middle to upper ordovician intra-basaltic and supra-rhyolitic paleosols of arisaig, nova scotia: a rare window into early paleozoic surface and near-surface conditions

Upcoming Seminars:

Monday, February 20th 2012
NSIS lecture
7:30 pm, Museum of Natural History
1747 Summer St
Halifax, NS
Cameron Ells, P. Eng.
Chair of the Shubenacadie Canal Commission
http://www.shubenacadiecanal.ca/
There and Back Again: Along the Shubenacadie Canal in 1861

Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Faculty of Science Lecture

4 pm, Great Hall, University Club
Dr. John Cullen
Department of Oceanography
Dalhousie University
Optical Observation of the Ocean:  150 Years of Progress

Department Websites:

Chemistry
Earth Sciences
Economics
Mathematics & Statistics
Oceanography (1)
Oceanography (2)
Physics
Psychology

Others:
College of Sustainability
NSIS