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Science Seminars for the next two weeks.

Today - Thursday, October 30

Nanofiber-Based Membranes and Electrodes for Hydrogen/Air Fuel Cells  —  09:45 AM to 10:45 AM
Peter Pintauro, Vanderbilt University
26 Hosler Building  —   vCal    iCal
The Role of Prebreeding Progesterone on Pregnancy Loss in Lactating Dairy Cows  —  11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Paul Fricke, University of Wisconsin
324 Ag Sciences and Industries Building  —   vCal    iCal
A Hassle A Day May Keep The Doctor Away: Protective Versus Harmful Effects Of Stress On Immune Function  —  11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Firdaus Dhabhar, Stanford University School of Medicine
203 Millennium Science Complex   —   vCal    iCal
(title to be announced)  —  11:15 AM to 12:05 PM
Kirsten Eisentraeger, Penn State University
106 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Insights into an Aldehyde Deformylating Oxygenase Free-Radical Mechanism with a Physiological [2Fe-2S] Ferredoxin Electron Donor  —  11:15 AM to 12:30 PM
Lauren Rajakovich, Penn State University
101 Althouse Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Planetary Systems in 4D  —  12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Rebekah Dawson, University of California at Berkeley
538 Davey Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Random Walks: Simple and Self-Avoiding  —  01:25 PM to 02:25 PM
Greg Lawler, University of Chicago
113 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
From Stochastic Modeling to Fractional Modeling: New Tools in Large-Scale Simulations  —  02:00 PM to 02:50 PM
George Em Karniadakis, Brown University
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Understanding Planar Self-Avoiding Walks  —  03:30 PM to 04:20 PM
Greg Lawler, University of Chicago
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Profiling Utilization in the Medicaid System from Large, Highly Sensitive Patient-Level Claims Data  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Nicoleta Serban, Georgia Institute of Technology
201 Thomas Building  —   vCal    iCal
Colloquium: Numerical Investigations of Black Hole Physics  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Frans Pretorius, Princeton University
117 Osmond Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Illuminating Biology at the Nanoscale with Super-Resolution Fluorescence Microscopy  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Xiawei Zhuang, Harvard University
100 Life Sciences Building (Berg Auditorium)  —   vCal    iCal
Potential Habitable Worlds: How Common Are They?  —  07:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Ravi Kopparapu, Penn State
101 Thomas Building  —   vCal    iCal

Tomorrow - Friday, October 31

FTheory: Canonical Effective Methods for Quantum Theories  —  10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Suddhasattwa Brahma, Penn State University
320 Whitmore Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Biocontrol  —  11:15 AM to 12:15 PM
Elijah Talamas, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service
107 Forest Resources Building  —   vCal    iCal
Anthropogenic Perturbations and its Impact on Carbon Stock in a Tropical Dry Deciduous Forest of Southern India  —  12:20 PM to 01:10 PM
R. Mohanraj, Bharathisdasan University
107 Forest Resources Building  —   vCal    iCal
On Computer Simulation of Multi-Scale Processes in Porous Electrodes of Li-Ion Batteries  —  03:30 PM to 05:00 PM
Oleg Iliev, Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics
315 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
(title to be announced)  —  03:35 PM to 04:35 PM
Alexei Novikov, Penn State University
106 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Agricultural History in Geographical and Evolutionary Perspective  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Mark Blumler, Binghamton University
112 Walker Building  —   vCal    iCal

Saturday, November 1

No seminars scheduled.

Sunday, November 2

No seminars scheduled.

Monday, November 3

Role of the Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Sensor IRE1 Alpha in Oncogene-Induced Senescence  —  10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Nicholas Blazanin, Penn State University
301D Huck Life Sciences Building  —   vCal    iCal
Imaging Cell Wall Component Delivery Using Click Chemistry  —  12:10 PM to 01:10 PM
Daniel McClosky, Penn State University
108 Wartik Laboratory   —   vCal    iCal
Aerodynamic Design Optimization by A Continuous Adjoint Method  —  12:20 PM to 01:30 PM
Feng Liu, University of California, Irvine
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Multiple Numerical Solutions and Stability of Transonic Flows over Airfoils  —  02:30 PM to 03:30 PM
Feng Liu, University of California, Irvine
106 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
(title to be announced)  —  03:35 PM to 04:35 PM
Brandon Seward, University of Michigan
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Manipulation of Rice Immunity by Magnaporthe oryzae Effectors  —  03:35 PM to 04:30 PM
Yueying Chen, Penn State University
112 Buckhout Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Investigations into the Molecular Basis of Breast Cancer Metastasis Using Non-Mendelian Genetics  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Kent W. Hunter, National Cancer Institute
101 Althouse Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
"Sedimentary Record of the Deepwater Horizon Spill" and "Deep Water Coral Record of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill"  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Sara Lincoln and Chuck Fisher, Penn State University
112 Walker Building  —   vCal    iCal
The Role of Vitamin D in Mineral Homeostasis During Fetal Development, Pregnancy, and Lactation: Insights from Animal Models and Clinical Studies  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Christopher Kovacs, MD, FRCPC, FACP, FACE, Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology and Metabolism), Obstetrics & Bynecology, and BioMedical Sciences, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada. An Adobe Connect session has been arranged for Dr. Kovacs talk. Please email tla1@psu.edu if you are interested in the Adobe Connect option.
The Living Center (110 Henderson Building)  —   vCal    iCal
Evolution of Mimetic Color Pattern Variation in Bumble Bees  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Heather Hines, Penn State
106 Forest Resources Building   —   vCal    iCal

Tuesday, November 4

FTheory: Loop Quantum Cosmology with Complex Ashtekar Variables  —  10:00 AM
Jibril Ben Achour, Paris Diderot
320 Whitmore Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
(title to be announced)  —  02:30 PM to 03:30 PM
Alex Eskin, University of Chicago
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Pointwise Convergence of Multiple Ergodic Averages and Strictly Ergodic Models  —  03:30 PM to 06:00 PM
Xiangdong Ye, University of Science and Technology of China
216 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
CAMP Seminar: (title to be announced)  —  03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Congjun Wu, University of California, San Diego
339 Davey Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Factors Underlying the Relationship Between Spatial Processing and the Hippocampus  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Lara LaDage, Penn State Altoona
008 Mueller Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Emulating Natural Systems for Geologic CO2 Capture and Storage, and to Enhance Subsurface Permeability  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Peter Keleman, Lamont-Doherty
22 Deike Building  —   vCal    iCal

Wednesday, November 5

A Two-stage Production Model for Metal Mining and Stockpiling Management"  —  12:10 PM to 01:10 PM
Kuangyuan Zhang, Penn State University
210 Ferguson Building  —   vCal    iCal
The Creek Runs Red  —  12:15 PM to 01:15 PM
EMS Library film series
18 Deike Building  —   vCal    iCal
Monitoring, Modeling, and Assessing the Impact of Emerging Contaminants in Agroecosystems  —  12:20 PM to 01:10 PM
Heather Gall, Penn State University
107 Forest Resources Building  —   vCal    iCal
North Atlantic Variability on Short and Long Time Scales  —  03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Christian Franzke, University of Hamburg
112 Walker Building  —   vCal    iCal
HEP Seminar: (title to be announced)  —  03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Manel Errando, Columbia University
339 Davey Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Proficiency to Mastery (Week 1 of 3)  —  03:35 PM to 04:25 PM
Attendees, Penn State
102 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Ethics Disscussion: Academic Bias and Scientific Reproducibility  —  03:35 PM to 04:25 PM
Akhlesh Lakhtakia, Penn State University
114 EES Building  —   vCal    iCal
Massive Galaxies and Small Supermassive Black Holes  —  03:45 PM to 04:45 PM
Jenny Greene, Princeton University
538 Davey Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
How Does the Brain Break Our Hearts?  —  04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Peter Gianaros, University of Pittsburgh
108 Wartik Laboratory with Video to Hershey COM Room CG623   —   vCal    iCal

Next Week - November 6 through November 12

High Throughput First Principal Calculations for Advance Computational Materials Design  —  06 November 2014 09:45 AM to 06 November 2014 10:45 AM
Stefano Curtarolo, Duke University
26 Hosler Building  —   vCal    iCal
Parasites, Behavior, and Thinking Like a Trematode  —  06 November 2014 11:00 AM to 06 November 2014 12:00 PM
Janice Moore, Colorado State University
W203 Millennium Science Complex   —   vCal    iCal
(title to be announced)  —  06 November 2014 11:15 AM to 06 November 2014 12:05 PM
Tom Tucker, University of Rochester
106 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Multiple Approaches to Investigate the Structure-Function Relationship in the Heliobacterial Reaction Center  —  06 November 2014 11:15 AM to 06 November 2014 12:30 PM
Karla Piedl, Penn State University
101 Althouse Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Elementary Reaction Steps on Late Transition Metal Catalysts, and in their Sintering  —  06 November 2014 11:30 AM to 06 November 2014 12:30 PM
Charles T. Campbell, University of Washington
102 Chemistry Building  —   vCal    iCal
(title to be announced)  —  06 November 2014 01:25 PM to 06 November 2014 02:25 PM
Thomas Tucker, University of Rochester
114 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
Colloquium: Quantum Chaos and the Foundations of Statistical Mechanics  —  06 November 2014 04:00 PM to 06 November 2014 05:00 PM
Mark Srednicki, University of California, Santa Barbara
117 Osmond Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Challenges and Opportunities in Organ Regeneration  —  06 November 2014 04:00 PM to 06 November 2014 05:00 PM
Harald Ott, Harvard University
100 Life Sciences Building (Berg Auditorium)  —   vCal    iCal
Semiparametric Topographical Mixture Models with Symmetric Errors  —  06 November 2014 04:00 PM to 06 November 2014 05:00 PM
Pierre Vandekerkhove, Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée/Georgia Tech
201 Thomas Building  —   vCal    iCal
Energy Policy in the European Union (Focus on Coal and Biomass)  —  07 November 2014 10:00 AM to 07 November 2014 11:00 AM
Deborah Adams, International Association (IEA) Clean Coal Centre
C213 Coal Utilization Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Surviving Bad Times: An Insect Perspective  —  07 November 2014 11:15 AM to 07 November 2014 12:15 PM
David Denlinger, Ohio State
107 Forest Resources Building  —   vCal    iCal
(title to be announced)  —  07 November 2014 03:35 PM to 07 November 2014 04:35 PM
Xuan Zhang, Penn State University
106 McAllister Building  —   vCal    iCal
(title to be announced)  —  07 November 2014 04:00 PM to 07 November 2014 05:00 PM
Ingrid Nelson, University of Vermont
112 Walker Building  —   vCal    iCal
Microlensing: Understanding Planets Beyond the Snow Line  —  10 November 2014 12:00 PM to 10 November 2014 01:00 PM
Jennifer Yee, Havard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
538 Davey Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Climate Change and the Plant's Immune System  —  10 November 2014 03:35 PM to 10 November 2014 04:30 PM
Martha Vaughan, USDA-ARS, NCAUR
112 Buckhout Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
FTheory: Higher-Spin Gauge Theory, Space-Time and Quantum Mechanics  —  10 November 2014 04:00 PM to 10 November 2014 05:15 PM
Mikhail Vasiliev, Lebedev Physical Institute
320 Whitmore Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Fish Oil and Aspirin Effects on Platelet Function and Lipids  —  10 November 2014 04:00 PM to 10 November 2014 05:00 PM
Robert Block, MD, MPH, Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences (SMD); Department of Medicine, Cardiology (SMD); and Center for Community Health, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY
60 Willard Building  —   vCal    iCal
Membrane Translocation of Peptidoglycan Lipid-linked Precursors in Escherichia coli  —  10 November 2014 04:00 PM to 10 November 2014 05:00 PM
Natividad “Natacha” Ruiz, The Ohio State University
101 Althouse Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Special Seminar: Frustrated 2D Magnetism in 3He Monolayer: Spin Liquid Phase Stabilized by Many-Body Exchange Interactions  —  10 November 2014 04:00 PM to 10 November 2014 05:00 PM
Hiroshi Fukuyama, University of Tokyo
339 Davey Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Diet-Mixing in a Generalist Herbivore: Trade-offs Between Nutrient and Allelochemical Regulation  —  10 November 2014 04:00 PM to 10 November 2014 05:00 PM
Marion Le Gall, Penn State University
106 Forest Resources Building   —   vCal    iCal
ILQG: Lorentz Transformations from Abstract Quantum Theory: A Thought Experiment  —  11 November 2014 10:00 AM to 11 November 2014 11:30 AM
Philip Hoehn, Perimeter Institute
320 Whitmore Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
CAMP Seminar: Search for New Physics with Atoms and Molecules  —  11 November 2014 03:30 PM to 11 November 2014 04:30 PM
Marianna Safronova
339 Davey Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
The Solar System's First Dust Bunnies  —  11 November 2014 04:00 PM to 11 November 2014 05:00 PM
Emma Bullock, Smithsonian Institution
22 Deike Building  —   vCal    iCal
Hydrogen Storage via Spillover through a Combined Experimental and Modeling Approach  —  12 November 2014 03:35 PM to 12 November 2014 04:25 PM
Angela D. Lueking, Penn State University
114 EES Building  —   vCal    iCal
Metals: Nature's Tracer Particles  —  12 November 2014 03:45 PM to 12 November 2014 04:45 PM
Molly Peeples, Space Telescope and Science Institute
538 Davey Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal

Later this Year

Severe Bottleneck and Strong Maternal Age Effect in Inheritance of Human Mitochondrial DNA  —  13 November 2014 11:00 AM to 13 November 2014 12:00 PM
Kateryna Makova, Penn State University
324 Agricultural Sciences and Industries Building  —   vCal    iCal
Severe Bottleneck and Strong Maternal Age Effect in Inheritance of Human Mitochondrial DNA  —  13 November 2014 11:00 AM to 13 November 2014 12:00 PM
Kateryna Makova, Penn State University
324 Ag Sciences and Industries Building  —   vCal    iCal
Symbiotic Relationship between Intestinal Fora and the Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor  —  13 November 2014 11:15 AM to 13 November 2014 12:30 PM
Troy Hubbard, Penn State University
101 Althouse Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Materials and Processes to Meet Desalination Demand in an Energy Constrained World  —  13 November 2014 11:30 AM to 13 November 2014 12:30 PM
Meagan Mauter, Carnegie Mellon University
102 Chemistry Building  —   vCal    iCal
Colloquium: (title to be announced)  —  13 November 2014 04:00 PM to 13 November 2014 05:00 PM
David Goldhaber-Gordon, Stanford University
117 Osmond Laboratory  —   vCal    iCal
Functional Data Analysis: Old Methods New Theory  —  13 November 2014 04:00 PM to 13 November 2014 05:00 PM
Jane-Ling Wang, University of California, Davis
201 Thomas Building  —   vCal    iCal

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