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Science Seminars for the next two weeks.

Today - Thursday, October 2

Surveillance for Antimicrobial Resistance in Enteric Bacteria in Pennsylvania  —  11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Nkuchia M'ikanatha, University of Pennsylvania
203 Millennium Science Complex  —   vCal    iCal
Physiological Effects of Phytochemicals in Ruminants  —  11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Joonpyo Oh, Penn State University
324 Ag Sciences and Industries Building  —   vCal    iCal
A Reciprocity Law for Drinfeld Modules  —  11:15 AM to 12:05 PM
Mihran Papikian, Penn State University
106 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Mechanism of Decoupling Divergent Gene Pairs in Budding Yeast  —  11:15 AM to 12:30 PM
Chao Yan, Penn State University
101 Althouse Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Light-Tunable Fluids, Self-Propelling Microcapsules and Hemostatic Biomaterials: The Next Generation of Soft Matter  —  11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Srinivasa R. Raghavan, University of Maryland
102 Chemistry Building  —   vCal    iCal
(title to be announced)  —  01:25 PM to 02:25 PM
Carina Curto, Penn State University
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Modeling Electrodiffusion and Osmosis in Physiological Systems  —  03:30 PM to 04:20 PM
Yoichiro Mori, University of Minnesota
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Weak Signal Identification and Inference in Penalized Model Selection  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Annie Qu, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
201 Thomas Building  —   vCal    iCal
Recent Theoretical Advances in the Study of High-Tc Superconductivity using a "Middle-top/down" Approach  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Eun-Ah Kim, Cornell University
117 Osmond Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal

Tomorrow - Friday, October 3

Tuning the Electronic Properties of Graphene: From Twist-Induced Van-Hove Singularities to Kondo Screening  —  11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Eva Andrei, Rutgers University
320 Whitmore Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Evolution of Color in Butterflies  —  11:15 AM to 12:15 PM
Nathan Morehouse, University of Pittsburgh
107 Forest Resources Building  —   vCal    iCal
Ergodicity of Avalanche Transformations  —  03:35 PM to 04:35 PM
Manfred Denker, Penn State University
106 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
(title to be announced)  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Marcus Shaffer, Penn State University
112 Walker Building  —   vCal    iCal

Saturday, October 4

Joint Cornell-Penn State Symplectic Geometry Seminar  —  08:00 AM to 06:00 PM
Various Speakers, Various Affiliations
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal

Sunday, October 5

No seminars scheduled.

Monday, October 6

Stellar Abundances and The Connection to Exoplanets  —  12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Natalie Hinkel, San Francisco State University
538 Davey Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Activation of Embryogenic Chain Reaction During Somatic Embryogenesis in Theobroma Cacao  —  12:10 PM to 01:10 PM
Yufan Zhang, Penn State University
108 Wartik Laboratory   —   vCal    iCal
Data-Driven Methods for Dynamical Systems: Extracting Spatiotemporal Patterns From High-Dimensional Time Series  —  12:20 PM to 01:30 PM
Dimitrios Giannakis, New York University
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Acclimative Remodeling Of The Photosynthetic Apparatus In Response To Light And Iron Limitation In Leptolyngbya sp. JSC-1  —  01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
Fei Gan, Penn State University
101 Althouse Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Extracting and Predicting Spatiotemporal Patterns From Data with Dynamics-Adapted Kernels  —  02:30 PM to 03:30 PM
Dimitrios Giannakis, New York University
106 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Pathways to Resilience in At-Risk Youth  —  03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Martha Wadsworth, Penn State University
22 Biobehavioral Health Building (Ruth Pike Auditorium)  —   vCal    iCal
The Random Minkowski Theorem and Values of Polynomials at Lattice Points  —  03:35 PM to 04:35 PM
Jayadev Athreya, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Antibiotic Resistance in Agroecosystems  —  03:35 PM to 04:30 PM
Sarah Bardsley, Penn State University
112 Buckhout Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
The International Atomic Energy Challenge: Taking Modeling to the Field from Newcastle, England and Penn State  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Michael Green, Penn State University
60 Willard Building  —   vCal    iCal
"Coral Symbiosis" and "Impact of Nitrogen Deposition on Coastal Waters"  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
John Parkinson and Raymond Najjar, Penn State University
112 Walker Building  —   vCal    iCal
Exploring the Activity and Regulation of the Mre11/Rad50 DNA Repair Complex  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Scott W. Nelson, Iowa State University
101 Althouse Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal

Tuesday, October 7

Composite Likelihood Ratio Tests for Detecting Natural Selection  —  01:00 PM to 01:50 PM
Michael DeGiorgio, Penn State University
106 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
(title to be announced)  —  02:30 PM to 03:45 PM
Sankha Basu, Penn State University
315 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Invariant Distributions for Dynamical Systems, I (Tentative)  —  03:30 PM to 06:00 PM
Alejandro Kocsard, Fluminense Federal University
216 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Marker Lecture: Coherent EUV and Soft X-ray Beams From Tabletop Lasers and Applications in Nanometrology  —  03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Henry C. Kapteyn and Margaret M. Murnane, JILA and The University of Colorado
339 Davey Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
"Interdisciplinary Opportunities for the Study of Human-Earth Interactions with AMS Radiocarbon"  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Doug Kennett, Penn State University
22 Deike Building  —   vCal    iCal
Patagonian Fossil Floras: Keys to the Origins, Biogeography, Biodiversity, and Survival of the Gondwanan Rainforest Biome  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Peter Wilf, Penn State University
8 Mueller Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Midsemester Evaluations and Interpreting SRTEs  —  05:45 PM to 06:45 PM
Larkin Hood, SITE
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal

Wednesday, October 8

Transcriptional Control of Bladder Tumorigenesis  —  10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Dave DeGraff, Penn State University
102 Chemistry Building  —   vCal    iCal
Peak Oil Blues/Applying a Peak Oil Filter to Financial Choices  —  12:15 PM to 01:15 PM
EMS Film Series
18 Deike Building  —   vCal    iCal
A Small-Scale Perspective on Turbulent Fluxes in the Spray-Laden Marine Boundary Layer: Results from DNS  —  03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
David Richter, University of Notre Dame
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In-Situ Stress Measurements during Heteroepitaxial Growth of Group III-Nitrides  —  03:35 PM to 04:25 PM
Joan M. Redwing, Penn State University
114 EES Building  —   vCal    iCal
How Mathematicians Use Examples To Understand Proofs  —  03:35 PM to 04:25 PM
Attendees, Penn State
102 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Probing Planet Nurseries with Rare Isotopologues of CO  —  03:45 PM to 04:45 PM
Sally Dodson-Robinson, University of Delaware
538 Davey Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
The Complexity of Minimum Path Cover with Subpath Constraints for Multi-Assembly  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Dr. Alexandru Tomescu, University of Helsinki
501 Wartik Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Neuro-Glia Signaling in Neuronal Health and Alzheimer's Disease  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Hui Zheng, Baylor College of Medicine
108 Wartik Laboratory with Video to Hershey COM Room CG623   —   vCal    iCal
Marker Lecture: Tabletop X-Ray Lasers: From Star Wars to Nanotechnology  —  08:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Margaret Murnane, and Henry C. Kapteyn, JILA and the University of Colorado
TBA  —   vCal    iCal

Next Week - October 9 through October 15

Implementing a Non-SELEX Route to Select DNA Aptamers for Materials Targets  —  09 October 2014 09:45 AM to 09 October 2014 10:45 AM
Valeria Milam, Georgia Institute of Technology
vCal    iCal
Structural Biology and Drug Discovery: Tackling an Impossible Disease  —  09 October 2014 11:15 AM to 09 October 2014 12:15 PM
Donald J. Abraham, Virginia Commonwealth University
101 Althouse Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
A Quick Tour of Discrepancy Theory  —  09 October 2014 11:15 AM to 09 October 2014 12:05 PM
William Chen, MacQuarie University
106 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Evolution of Genetic Information in Pathogenic Microorganisms: Implications for Diagnostics and Epidemiology  —  09 October 2014 03:00 PM to 09 October 2014 04:00 PM
Marcelo R. S. Briones, Universidade Federal de São Paulo
W-257 Millennium Science Complex; with video to room CG628 at Hershey   —   vCal    iCal
Marker Lecture: Science at the Timescale of the Electron: Tabletop X-ray Lasers and Applications in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology  —  09 October 2014 04:00 PM to 09 October 2014 05:00 PM
Henry C. Kapteyn and Margaret Murnane, JILA and The University of Colorado
117 Osmond Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Evolution of Sociality  —  10 October 2014 11:15 AM to 10 October 2014 12:15 PM
Rebecca Rosengaus, Northeastern University
107 Forest Resources Building  —   vCal    iCal
Characterizing Uncertainty in Predictions of Climate Change from Global to Regional Scales  —  10 October 2014 12:20 PM to 10 October 2014 01:10 PM
Chris Forest, Penn State University
107 Forest Resources Building  —   vCal    iCal
How Do Dispersed Inertial Particles Modify Turbulent Flows?  —  10 October 2014 02:30 PM to 10 October 2014 03:30 PM
Said Elghobashi, University of California, Irvine
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
On Infinitely Divisible Semimartingales  —  10 October 2014 03:35 PM to 10 October 2014 04:35 PM
Jan Rosinski, University of Tennessee
106 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
The Rise of Partisanship and the Emergence of Super-Cooperators in the U.S. Congress  —  10 October 2014 04:00 PM to 10 October 2014 05:00 PM
Clio Andris, Penn State University
112 Walker Building  —   vCal    iCal
(title to be announced)  —  13 October 2014 03:35 PM to 13 October 2014 04:35 PM
Mikhail Lyubich, SUNY Stony Brook
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Environmental Fungal Genomics: From Plant Pathogen to Human Allergy  —  13 October 2014 03:35 PM to 13 October 2014 04:30 PM
Chris Lawrence, Virginia Tech
112 Buckhout Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Structural Biology of Prokaryotic RNA Polymerase  —  13 October 2014 04:00 PM to 13 October 2014 05:00 PM
Katsuhiko Murakami, Penn State University
101 Althouse Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Avocado Consumption, Moderate Fat Diet, and Reducing Cardio-Metabolic Risk  —  13 October 2014 04:00 PM to 13 October 2014 05:00 PM
Li Wang, Doctoral Student, Department of Nutritional Sciences, Penn State University
60 Willard Building  —   vCal    iCal
ILQG: White Holes  —  14 October 2014 10:00 AM to 14 October 2014 11:30 AM
Carlo Rovelli, CNRS Marseille
320 Whitmore Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Modeling Actin Regulation in Cancer Metastasis  —  14 October 2014 01:00 PM to 14 October 2014 01:50 PM
Nessy Tania, Smith College
106 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
(title to be announced)  —  14 October 2014 02:30 PM to 14 October 2014 03:45 PM
Manfred Denker, Penn State University
315 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
(title to be announced)  —  14 October 2014 02:30 PM to 14 October 2014 03:30 PM
Mikhail Lyubich, SUNY Stony Brook
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Invariant Distributions for Dynamical Systems, II (tentative)  —  14 October 2014 03:30 PM to 14 October 2014 06:00 PM
Alejandro Kocsard, Fluminense Federal University, Brazil
216 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Subduction Sonnet 116: Let Me Not to the Marriage of Plume and Slab, Admit Impediments  —  14 October 2014 04:00 PM to 14 October 2014 05:00 PM
Chris Kincaid, University of Rhode Island
22 Deike Building  —   vCal    iCal
Student Motivation  —  14 October 2014 05:45 PM to 14 October 2014 06:45 PM
Jackie Bortiatynski, Penn State University
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
A Uniform Standard for Evaluating Proofs?  —  15 October 2014 03:35 PM to 15 October 2014 04:25 PM
Attendees, Penn State
102 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Using Advanced Injection Strategies for Emissions Reduction in Heavy-Duty Diesel Engines  —  15 October 2014 03:35 PM to 15 October 2014 04:25 PM
Jacqueline O’Connor, Penn State University
114 EES Building  —   vCal    iCal
High Redshift Starburst Galaxies Revealed by SPT, ALMA, and Gravitational Lensing  —  15 October 2014 03:45 PM to 15 October 2014 04:45 PM
Joaquin Vieira, University of Illinois
538 Davey Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal

Later this Year

Applied Genomics in Livestock: Finding Variants with Major Effects on Fertility and Heat Stress.  —  16 October 2014 11:00 AM to 16 October 2014 12:00 PM
Tad Sonstegard, USDA
324 Ag Sciences and Industries Building  —   vCal    iCal
Colloquium: A Good Hard Look at Growing Supermassive Black Holes in the Distant Universe  —  16 October 2014 04:00 PM to 16 October 2014 05:00 PM
Neil Brandt, Penn State University
117 Osmond Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Which Firm Characteristics Predict Stock Returns and When? A Hierarchical Bayesian Variable Selection Approach  —  16 October 2014 04:00 PM to 16 October 2014 05:00 PM
John Liechty, Penn State University
201 Thomas Building  —   vCal    iCal

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