Seminar Schedule Spring 2021

Seminars are usually Fridays at 2:30 p,, remote live. Click this Remote Live link for each seminar for the connection information (updated regularly).

Friday, January 29, 2021, 2:30 pm
Speaker: Abigail Swann, University of Washington, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, Department of Biology
Title: QUANTIFYING THE ROLE THAT TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS PLAY IN EARTH'S CLIMATE
Host: Anthony Broccoli, Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University
Abstract
Friday, February 12, 2021, 2:30 pm
Speaker: Sha Zhou, Department of Earth and Environmental Engineering, Columbia University
Title: Land-atmosphere feedbacks in climate change and water and carbon cycles
Host: Ben Lintner, Atmospheric Science Group, Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers Univeristy
Abstract
Friday, February 26, 2021, 2:30 pm
Speaker: Lili Xia, Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University
Title: Sulfate Geoengineering Impacts on Agriculture
Host: Alan Robock, Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University
Abstract
Friday, March 5, 2021, 2:30 pm
Speaker: Katia Lamer, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Environmental and Climate Sciences Department
Title: MULTI-PLATFORM PERSPECTIVE OF SHALLOW CONVECTIVE CLOUD DYNAMICS
Host: Mark Miller, Environmental Sciences Department, Rutgers University
Abstract
Friday, March 26, 2021, 2:30 pm
Speaker: Youtong Zheng, University of Maryland
Title: To couple or not to couple? New insights into the cloud-topped boundary layer
Host: Mark Miller, Environmental Sciences Department, Rutgers University
Abstract
Friday, April 2, 2021, 2:30 pm
Speaker: Sara Via, Professor & Climate Extension Specialist, University of Maryland, College Park
Title: Increasing soil health and sequestering carbon in agricultural soils: A natural climate solution.
Host: Uta Krogmann, Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University
Abstract
Friday, April 9, 2021, 2:30 pm
Speaker: Jessica Reiner, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Title: NIST's work in supporting PFAS measurements
Host: Lisa Rodenburg, Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University
Abstract and Recording Link
Friday, April 23, 2021, 2:30 pm
Remote Live
Speaker: Chris Uchrin, Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University
Title: A Virtual Half-Century in the Field
Host: Chris Uchrin, Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University
Abstract
Friday, April 30, 2021, 2:30 pm
Remote Live
Speaker: Hui Tang, Department of Geosciences, University of Oslo
Title: Unravel the puzzle of Arctic vegetation-climate interactions in the Earth System Model
Host: Lili Xia, Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University
Abstract
Friday, May 7, 2021, 2:30 pm
Remote Live
Speaker: Brittany Hanrahan, USDA Agricultural Research Service
Title: TBD
Host: Daniel Gimenez, Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University
Friday, May 14, 2021, 2:30 pm
Remote Live
Speaker: Christopher Marquis, Director of the Recombinant Products Facility, UNSW, School of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
Title: Microbial Expression of Recombinant TmrA; a chloroform reducing reductive dehalogenase
Host: Donna Fennell, Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University
Abstract