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Seminar Schedule Spring 2013

Unless otherwise noted, seminars are on Fridays at 2:30PM in the ENRS Bldg, Room 223 , and are open to all faculty, staff, and students. Refreshments at 2:15 PM.
February 1, 2013
Speaker: Tom Delworth, GFDL
Title: THE ROLE OF THE ATLANTIC OCEAN IN DECADAL TO MULTI-CENTENNIAL CLIMATE VARIABILITY AND CHANGE
Host: Tony Broccoli
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February 15, 2013
Speaker: Cristina Archer, University of Delaware
Title: Why wind energy?
Host: Alan Robock
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February 22, 2013
Speaker: Ashwin Kumar, Climate Institute
Title: Using perturbed physics to study sulfate aerosol effects on the South Asian monsoon
Host: Ben Lintner
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Special Date: Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 2:00PM
Speaker: Attila Nemes,
BIOFORSK — the Norwegian Institute for Agricultural and Environmental Research
Title: BIOFORSK'S DIVISION OF SOIL AND ENVIRONMENT AND ITS INTERNATIONAL PORTFOLIO
Host: Daniel Gimenez
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March 1, 2013
Speaker: Helen French, NORWEGIAN UNIVERISTY OF LIFE SCIENCES
Title: CHALLENGES OF CHARACTERISATION AND TIME-LAPSE MONITORING OF SOIL CONTAMINATION, EXPERIENCE FROM THE SOILCAM PROJECT (EU)
Host: Daniel Gimenez
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March 15, 2013
Speaker: Uta Krogmann, Rutgers University
Title: Relative Importance of Electricity Sources and Construction Practices in Residential Buildings: A Swiss-U.S. Comparison of Life-Cycle Impacts
Host: Beth Ravit
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March 29, 2013
Speaker: Andrew Cohen, Principal Hydrogeologist, Independent, Formally with URS Corp.
Title: VOC CONTAMINATION OF SEDIMENTS DUE TO GROUNDWATER-SURFACE WATER INTERACTION – A CASE STUDY
Host: Donna Fennell
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April 5, 2013
Speaker: Jeffra Schaefer, Princeton University
Title: UNRAVELING THE MECHANISM OF Hg(II) TRANSPORT IN ANAEROBIC BACTERIA
Host: John Reinfelder
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April 12, 2013
Speaker: Lisa Rodenburg, Rutgers University
Title: Sewers: Rethinking the Foundation of Civilization
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April 26, 2013
Speaker: Philip Demokritou, Harvard School of Public Health
Title: Critical issues in Risk Assessment of Engineered Nanomaterials: Current evidence and remaining challenges
Host: Gedi Mainelis
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May 3, 2013
Speaker: Michael Previdi, Lamont-Doherty Earth Obersvatory
Title: TBA
Host: Tony Broccoli
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May 10, 2013
Speaker: Jon Abbatt, University of Toronto
Title: Implications of Multiphase Chemistry to Tropospheric Clouds and Aerosols
Host: Barbara Turpin

Special Date/Time May 22, 2013, 12:30PM
Speaker: Daniel Giammar
Title: Biogeochemical processes influencing the mobility of uranium in the environment
Host: Environmental Sciences Graduate Student Association
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  1. Rutgers
  2. DES Administration
  3. School of Environmental and Biological Sciences