Seminar Series

Seminar Series

Fall 2020 Seminar Schedule

September 

16 Drew Schiavone, WMREC
Characterizing the material and fluid properties of baled energy crops and agricultural residues through heat and mass transfer analysis
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23

Ed Landa, ENST Adjunct
COVID-19 times: Different strokes for different folks
Watch

30

Bill Jones, Crystal Creek Organics
Phosphorous Management on Dairy Farms
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October
7 Charles Burgis, ENST Postdoc (Toor)
Green infrastructure for stormwater management: what happens to deicing salt and can we track denitrification with stable isotopes?
Watch
14 Mark Anderson, CEO of Birdlife South Africa
Lesser Flamingo Breeding Island at Kamfers Dam, Kimberley, Northern Cape, South Africa
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21 Gary Felton, ENST Faculty
Agricultural Support of the EPA Chesapeake Bay Program
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28 Viji Sitther, Morgan State University
Cyanobacteria-based Biofuel: Morgan Innovations
 

November

4 Candice Duncan and Akua Asa-Awuku, ENST and IPST
Introduction of the P.E.A.R.L.S. Program (Providing Educational Access to Research & Learning in geoscienceS) for non-traditional geoscience majors, women, under-served, and underrepresented minorities
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11 Mark Mirando, NIFA National Science Liaison
Funding opportunities at the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, and the Competitive Grant Application and Review Process

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Slides

18 Dana Sackett, Auburn University
Tracing mercury and ecosystem trophic structure from Hawaii to the Gulf of Mexico using stable isotopes
Watch
25
No Seminar - Thanksgiving Break
 
December
2 Mary Wakefield, ENST Exit Seminar
Using Water Footprinting to Determine the Viability of Agricultural Water Recycling in the Choptank River Watershed
Zoom @ 12:00pm
9 Evan Park, ENST Exit Seminar
A Subaqueous Soil Survey of South River, Maryland
Zoom @ 12:00pm

Recent seminar presentations are recorded and posted on our ENST YouTube Channel: https://go.umd.edu/enst-youtube

Older presentations are watchable on our ENST Vimeo Channel: https://vimeo.com/enst