Wednesday, 03 August 2016 Seminar Schedule Fall 2016

Seminar Schedule Fall 2016

* Fridays at 3:30 PM, MSL Conference Room, (MSL 134)
Note: Some seminars are scheduled for Thursday (3:30PM, MSL 134)


Aug. 26, 2016

Faculty Seminars - Faculty Seminar Flyer


Sept. 2, 2016 *Cancelled*

Speaker: Cory Krediet

Affiliation: Eckerd College

Title: Corals and their microbial symbionts: a model systems approach       

Host: Mya Breitbart

Sept. 9, 2016

Speaker: David Murphy

Affiliation: University of South Florida College of Engineering

Title: Crude Oil Plumes in Crossflow AND Underwater Flight by the Sea Butterfly

Host: Gary Mitchum


Sept. 15, 2016

Speaker: Neils Jacobson

Affiliation: Deltares

Title: Detailed numerical modelling of fluid flow and morphodynamics with OpenFoam

Host: Patricia (Soupy) Dalyander (USGS)


Sept. 23, 2016

Speaker: Dr. Ken Storey, Ph.D., F.R.S.C.

Affiliation: Professor of Biochemistry at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada Research Chair in Molecular Physiology

Title: Living Dead: Metabolic Arrest and the Control of Biological Time -

Stresses, from drying to freezing to oxygen deprivation to extreme heat or cold can trigger ”the living dead" – 

animals that are alive but show no apparent life signs.

Host: Brad Seibel


Sept. 30, 2016

Speaker: Robert Ahrens

Affiliation: University of Florida

Title: Tuna is Delicious and Other Lessons Learned from the Japanese Longline Fishery

Host: Liz Herdter/Murawski Lab


Oct. 7, 2016

Alumni Speakers

Bruce Barber, PhD '84

Executive Director, Gulf Shellfish Institute

Kara Doran, MS '10

Oceanographer, USGS St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center

Merrie Beth Neely, MS '96, PhD '08

Environmental Consultant

Host: Howard Rutherford


Oct. 14, 2016

Speaker: Carlos Moffat

Affiliation: University of Delaware

Title: The Ocean and Glacier Retreat in Patagonia

Host: Eugene Domack


Oct. 21, 2016

Speaker: Matthew Nicotra

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh

Title: Allorecognition: How a cnidarian tells friend from foe   

Host: Larry Dishaw


Oct. 25, 2016 (Tuesday)

Speaker: Esa-Matti Tastula

Affiliation: CMS Alumni and Sackett Prize Recipient

Title: Routing Ships Around the World Using Oceanography and Meteorology

Host: Boris Galperin


Oct. 28, 2016

Speaker: Cory Krediet

Affiliation: Eckerd College

Title: Corals and their microbial symbionts: a model systems approach

Host: Mya Breitbart


Nov. 4, 2016

Speaker: Arvind Varsani

Affiliation: Arizona State University

Title: Viruses and the frozen continent

Host: Mya Breitbart & Karyna Rosario


Nov. 17, 2016

Speaker: Andre J. van der Westhuysen

Affiliation: NOAA NWS/NCEP/Environmental Modeling Center

Title: Operational wind wave and coastal hazard forecasting in the US

Host:  Joseph Long (USGS)


Dec 2, 2016

Speaker: Heather Leslie

Affiliation: Darling Marine Center, University of Maine

Title: Sustaining Coastal Marine Social-Ecological System

Host: Marcy Cockrell/Murawski Lab


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