Sustainability Seminar Series

Organized by the PhD Program in Environmental Management
Venue: Center for Environmental and Life Sciences, Room 120, at 4:00pm

Sep 8 Stefanie Brachfeld
EAES, Montclair State
Magnetic tracers of coal ash contamination in the Tennessee River Watershed
Sep 15 John Berger
Biology & Chemistry, County College of Morris
The Effect of UV light Depletion on Flavonol Biosynthesis: Chemical Ecology at Columbia University’s Biosphere 2 Facility 
Sep 22 Katherine Herbert & Jerry Fails
Computer Science, Montclair State
Sustainability and Computational Systems
Sep 29 David Axelrod
Economics, Finance & Real Estate
Profit, Choice and The Sustainable Spirit
Oct 6 Forrest Meggers
Princeton (Dr. Chopping)
Hacking Sustainability: integrating architecture, systems, and sensors to demonstrate overlooked potentials in the built environment
Oct 13 Dan Elliott
Geosyntec (Dr. Sarkar)
NO CLASS due to CELS ribbon-cutting ceremony. Presentation will be rescheduled for Spring 2016
Oct 20 Chris Chambers
NOAA (Dr. Wu)
Effects of Elevated CO2 on the Early Life-Stages of Marine Fishes and Potential Consequences of Ocean Acidification
Oct 27 Robin Leichenko
Rutgers (Dr. Chopping)
Coastal resilience in New Jersey: barriers, limits, and limitations
Nov 3 Eric Forgoston
Math, Montclair State
Nov 10 George Guo
Rutgers (Dr. Deng)
Stormwater Manufactured Treatment Devices: Performance and Maintenance
Nov 17 Paul Gottlieb
Rutgers (Dr. Lal)
Local Sustainability and Land Use.
Nov 24 Thanksgiving - NO CLASS
Dec 1 Brian Olechnowski
Fairleigh Dickinson (Dr. Rubinfeld)
Quantitative Genetics in Conservation and Wildlife Management: Microsatellite Variation in the Owens Valley Vole (Microtus californicus vallicola)
Dec 8 Melissa Hansen and Nanzhu Li
Doctoral candidates in Env Mgmt