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Science Seminars: 19 to 25 January 1998

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MONDAY, JANUARY 19

"Structure of the O. nova Telomere End Binding Protein Complexed with Single Strand DNA," Martin Horvath (faculty candidate), University of Colorado at Boulder, 4:00 p.m., 101 Althouse Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (865-3072).

TUESDAY, JANUARY 20

"Particle-Tracking Microrheology of the Cell," Denis Wirtz, Johns Hopkins University, 10:00 a.m., 140 Fenske Laboratory, host: Ali Borhan, Department of Chemical Engineering (865-7847).

"Why Things Break," Cindy Krysac, Penn State, 12:00 noon, 339 Davey Laboratory, Center for Materials Physics (863-0118).

"Low Energy Availability in the Female Athlete: Clinical and Hormonal Effects," Nancy Williams, Penn State, 4:00 p.m., S-209 Henderson Building, Intercollege Graduate Program in Nutrition (865-3448).

"Thyroid Hormone Regulation of Apoptosis and Tissue Remodeling During Frog Development," Yun-Bo Shi, National Institutes of Health, 4:00 p.m., 8 Mueller Laboratory, host: Zhi-Chun Lai, Department of Biology (863-0479).

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 21

"Mind Over Matter: Seeing Science " (Mark Luchinsky Memorial Lecture), John Lowe, Penn State, 8:00 p.m., 117 Osmond Laboratory, The Schreyer Honors College (863-2635).

THURSDAY, JANUARY 22

"Mammalian Members of a New Subfamily of P-type ATPases," Christie Blackman, Penn State, 11:15 a.m., 101 Althouse Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (865-3072). "Composite Fermions: New Particles in Condensed Matter" (colloquium), Jain Jainendra, State University of New York, 3:30 p.m., 101 Osmond Laboratory, Department of Physics (863-2055).

"Statistical Approaches to Multiscale Assessment of Landscapes and Watersheds with Satellite and Synoptic Multivariate Spatial Data," G. P. Patil, Penn State, 4:00 p.m., 201 Thomas Building, Department of Statistics (865-1348).

"Dataflow and Multithreaded Architecture," Krishna M. Kavi, University of Alabama at Huntsville, 4:00 p.m., 302 Pond Laboratory, Department of Computer Science and Engineering (865-9505).

FRIDAY, JANUARY 23

"Detecting and Correcting Model Misspecification in Regression," Simon Sheather, University of New South Wales, 4:00 p.m., 201 Thomas Building, Department of Statistics (865-1348).

SATURDAY, JANUARY 24

"Intellectual Development Throughout the Adult Life Span" (Frontiers of Science Lecture), K. Warner Schaie, Penn State, 11:00 a.m., Kern Graduate Center Auditorium, Eberly College of Science (863-4682) <http://www.science.psu.edu/frontiers/index.html>

SUNDAY, JANUARY 25

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