Home > Seminar Announcements > Check out the exciting seminars going on at UC Davis this week!

Check out the exciting seminars going on at UC Davis this week!

Seminars this week…

Monday, October 17th

Plant Sciences Special Seminar- October 17th, 4 PM, 3001 PES-Dr. Solh “Enhancing Agricultural Productivity in Dry Areas and ICARDA’s Contribution”

Agricultural & Environmental Chemistry AGC 290-001- 4:10-6:00, 1 Wellman

College of Biological Sciences Seminars-

GGG Seminar in Genomics & Epigenetics 4:10 pm 1022 LSADaniel Zilberman, UC Berkeley, DNA methylation dynamics of plant sexual reproduction

Plant Pathology PLP 290 -9:00-9:50, 115 Hutchison

Tuesday, October 18th

Department of Chemistry 4:00-5:00pm Chem 179-Neil Garg, UCLA

Center for Population Biology (CPB) Seminar Series 4:10 – 5:30PM 1022 Life Sciences Building-Gideon Bradburd and Alisa Sedghifar, Graduate Students: Population Biology Graduate Group, UC Davis, Bradburd Website: http://www2.eve.ucdavis.edu/shafferlab/bradburd.htm

Bioinformatics Tech Forum – 11:00 – 4202 GBSF (biweekly)

Wednesday, October 19th

BMCDB Student Seminars – 1:00 – 1022 LSA (free pizza) (biweekly)-Kasia Koscielska

Community Development CRD 290-12:10-1:00 pm, 141 Olson

Entomology Departmental Seminar ENT 297N- 12:10-1:00 pm, 122 Briggs-Frances Sivakoff, UC Davis doctoral candidate in entomology, Jay Rosenheim lab, will speak on “Pest Management from a Landscape Perspective: Understanding the Factors that Influence the Distribution of Lygus Hesperus.” Host: Jay Rosenheim, professor of entomology.

Epigenomics Focus Group-Coffee at 9:30 am, Talks 10:00 -11:00 am 4202 of GBSF (monthly-every 3rd Wednesday)

Food Science & Technology Seminar 4:10 – 5:00 pm, Room 1207, RMI South Sensory Theater (occasionally has snacks)-Paul Singh, UCD Food Science & Technology, Biological & Agricultural Engineering. Unraveling Gastric Digestion of Foods New Opportunities for Food Scientists and Engineers

Geography Seminar Series (Geo 297),What’s Space Got to do with it? 4:10-5:30pm Hoagland 113 (refreshments!)Richard Walker, Professor of Geography, UC Berkeley. Topic: Land Use and Agricultural Development. Presentation title: “The Geography of the Great Recession.”

MIC 291 Seminar Series 4:10-5:30 PM 1022 Life Sciences Building– Khavong Pha and Alex King (Navarro Lab)

Plant Sciences Departmental Seminar 12pm-1pm PES 3001-Andrew Rayburn (Postdoctoral researcher with Emilio Laca): “Causes and consequences of plant spatial patterns in natural and experimental semi-arid plant communities”

Textiles Graduate Group Seminar (TXC 290) 4:10-5pm 135 Everson Hall

Thursday, October 20th

Ecology and Evolution Seminar Series 4:10-5:30 p.m 1001 Giedt HallKatia Koelle “What Patterns of Viral Diversity Can Tell Us about the Ecology of Infectious Diseases”

MCB Joint Seminar Series 4:10pm 1022 LSA (snacks)- Leanne Jones, “Mechanisms regulating maintenance of stem cells and the stem cell niche”, Salk Institute

Postharvest Biology Seminar(PBI 293) 12:10pm 163 Olson- Surface coatings Megan Haug

Department of Statistics Seminars 4:10 – 5:30pm, Colloquium Room 1147 Mathematical Sciences (Refreshments at 3.30pm in Statistics Lounge, 4110 Mathematical Sciences)Dawei Lin Genome Center, UC Davis

Friday, October 21st

Friday, October 21, 2011 2:00 p.m. 1022 Life Sciences-Dr. Hugo J. Bellen, Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine “Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, mitochondria and neurodegeneration” 

CANCELLEDBiotechnology Program Seminar (MCB/ECH 294) 11:00 AM 1022 LSA-Biotech 2011-Life Sciences: Looking Back to See Ahead. Mr. G. Steven Burrill. Chief Executive Officer. Burrill & Company.

Emerging Challenges in Microbiology and Immunology 12:10 1005 GBSF (often has snacks)-Koen Venema, Ph.D. “Use of 13 C-labelled substrates to trace microbial metabolism in the colon – light in the tunnel” Dutch Organization for Applied Sciences

Plant Biology Seminar Series 12:10pm 1022 Life Sciences-Takashi Hashimoto (NAIST, Japan) “Organization of cortical microtubule arrays in Arabidopsis.” Host, Bo Liu (bLiu@ucdavis.edu).

Landscape Architecture Proseminar Series-Putah Creek: Lifeblood of the region, 12:10 -1:00pm, 230 Wellman 

Viticulture & Enology Seminar 12:10 RMI Silverado Sensory Theater-

Categories: Seminar Announcements
  1. No comments yet.
  1. No trackbacks yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: