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Seminars: Week of October 24-28, 2011

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Monday, October 24, 2011
11:30 a.m.
Fifth Floor Biology Lounge, Life Sciences Centre (Biology Seminar)
Ken Storey
Institute of Biochemistry
Carleton University
“Mammals on Ice: Molecular Secrets of Winter Hibernation”

Tuesday, October 25, 2011
11:30 a.m.
Milligan Room, 8th Floor Biology-Earth Sciences Wing,
Life Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University
EARTH SCIENCES SEMINAR
Peter Robinson
Geological Survey of Norway
Trondheim, Norway
“Exhumation of HP and UHP Rocks Related to Early Devonian Thrust and Extensional Faults, Northern Western Gneiss Region, Norway”

Thursday, October 27, 2011
12:00 noon
Room 2021 of the Marion McCain Building
Statseminar
Matthew Spencer, School of Environmental Sciences, University of Liverpool
Identifying changes in evolutionary processes using stochastic mapping and covarion models

Friday, October 28, 2011
1:30 pm
Chemistry 226 (Chemistry Seminar)
Dr. Mark A. Reed
Treventis Corp.
“Discovery and Optimization of Disease-modifying Small Molecules to Treat Alzheimer’s Disease”

3:30 – 5 pm
Mona Campbell 1108
1459 LeMarchant Street
Economics Seminar
David Gray
University of Ottawa
“Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) Status Amongst the Retired Population – An Analysis
of the Incidence and the Dyamics”

4:00 p.m.
Milligan Room, 8th Floor Biology-Earth Sciences Wing,
Life Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University
EARTH SCIENCES SEMINAR
J. Victor Owen
Department of Geology
St. Mary’s University
“What Analytical Data Can (and Cannot) Tell us About
Historical Archaeological Ceramics”

Upcoming seminars are listed at:

Department Websites:

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

Others:
College of Sustainability
NSIS

Upcoming Seminars:

Thursday, November 3, 2011
8:00 pm
Chemistry 125 (Chemistry Seminar)
Walter J. Chute Distinguished Lecture Series in Chemistry:
Chad A. Mirkin
Chemistry Department
Northwestern University, Illinois

3:30pm
Fifth Floor Biology Lounge Life Sciences Centre (Biology Seminar)
Daniel Ruzzante
Department of Biology
Dalhousie University
“The influence of climate and life history on ancestral population dynamics of Patagonian fishes”

Friday, November 4, 2011
1:30 pm
Chemistry 226 (Chemistry Seminar)
Walter J. Chute Distinguished Lecture Series in Chemistry:
Chad A. Mirkin
Chemistry Department
Northwestern University, Illinois
United States of America

3:30 p.m.
LSC room 4263, Psychology Wing (Psychology Colloquium)
Darcy Kelley, Colombia University

Hire a science co-op student

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Seminars: Week of April 4-8, 2011

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Monday, April 4, 2011
3:30-4:30 p.m.
Chase 319
Statistics Seminar
Peter Guttorp (Univ. of Washington)
‘Statistics, temperatures and climate change’
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Seminars: Week of March 21-25, 2011

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Monday, March 21, 2011
1130 am
5th Floor Lounge, LSC, Biology Wing (Biology Special Seminar)
Dr. Greg Breed
IRC Candidate
Practical and ecological lessons learned collecting and analyzing the world’s largest animal tracking datasets

Monday, March 21, 2011
3:30-4:30 p.m.
Chase 319
Mathematics Colloquium
Peter Paule (RISC, Linz, Austria)
‘Symbolic Computation in Combinatorics: Recent Progress achieved at RISC’

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Seminars: Week of September 27-October 1, 2010

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Physics Seminar

Monday, September 27, 2010
Room 221C
Sir James Dunn Building
12:00 pm
Sylvia Mittler, Professor, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy
University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario
Waveguide Evanescent Field Fluorescence (WEFF) Microscopy

Math/Stats Seminars

Monday, September 27, 2010
12:30-1:30
Colloquium Room, Chase Building
Brajendra Sutradhar, Memorial University of Newfoundland
“Quasi-likelihood inferences for longitudinal data”

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