Weekly Seminars

FALL 2017

All seminars are from 3:30-4:30, 112 Life Science Building unless otherwise noted

2017/18 Seminar Committee Chair: Dr. Gabriela Bidart

FALL 2017 (Dates are tentative)

8/23/17

 

"Untitled" Host:

8/30/17

Shannon Pelini, Bowling Green State University

"Tenure Talk"
 Host: Miner

9/6/17

Lauren Kinsman-Costello, Kent State University

"Mud Matters: Nutrient Removal Functions in Wetlands"
 Host: Michaels

9/13/17

Heidi Appel, University of Toledo

"Plants Sensing Danger: the surprising role of vibration detection" Host: Bidart

9/20/17 
Kou-San Ju, Ohio State University

"Systems Biology for Natural Product Discovery: From Genomes to New Antibiotics"
 Host: Wildschutte

9/27/17

Daniel Jacobson, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

"Seeing the Forest for the Trees? Adventures in Systems Biology for Plants and Humans"
 Host: Morris 

10/4/17

Eric Engleman, Indiana University of Psychiatry

"Modeling Addiction in Caenorhabditis Elegans: Seeking an Elegant Path to New Treatments" Host: Huber

10/11/17

Colden Baxter, Idaho State University

"Dialetheia? Connectivity, Complexity and Change in River-Riparian Food Webs" Host: Miner

10/18/17

David Giovannucci, University of Toledo

"A Bucket of Warm Spit: Insights into the Neural and Cellular Control of Salivation" Host: Heckman

10/25/17

Payel Chatterjee

"The genetic basis of Pseudomonasactivity against pathogenic P. aeruginosa"
 Host: Wildschutte

11/1/17

Angélica Vázquez-Ortega, Bowling Green State University

"Biogeochemical processes influencing the mobilization of metals, nutrients and dissolved organic matter in low temperature systems"
 Host: Bullerjahn

11/8/17

Vincent Denef, University of Michigan

"Are dreissenid mussels re-engineering lake microbial systems?" Host: McKay

11/15/17

Asfar Azmi, Karmanos Cancer Institute @ Wayne State University School of Medicine

"Targeting Nuclear Protein Transport in Cancer" 
Host: Heckman

11/22/17

*Holiday*

*Thanksgiving Break*

11/29/17

Dave Straus, USDA

“Establishing peracetic acid as a new disinfectant for U.S. Aquaculture” Host: Phuntumart

12/6/17

Stuart Mangel, Ohio State University

"Circadian and non-circadian dopamine-mediated modulation of GABA signaling in the retina" 
Host: Heckman