Brown Bag Seminar Fall 2019

Newfoundland Bay of Islands


All Brown Bag Seminars are on Thursdays at 12:40-2:00 p.m. in James 254.  Refreshments available.  Feel free to bring your lunch.

September 5, 2019
Michael Palace, Associate Professor, UNH ESCI
Title:  "
Drought-Induced Vegetation Change and Fire in Amazonian Forests: Past, Present, and Future

September 12, 2019
Danielle Grogan, Research Scientist II, UNH ESRC
"Global Food Security with Sustainable Groundwater Withdrawals: A Collaboration Between Hydrologists and Agricultural Economists"

September 19, 2019
Claire Treat, Research Scientist II, ESRC
"Re-Imagining the Disappeared: Reconstructing Global Peatland Dynamics Over the Last 130,000 Years from Buried Records"

September 26, 2019
Matthew Hanson, Senior Software Engineer, Element 84
Title: "
Improving Scalability and Reproducibility in Geo-Sciences with Open Standards, Open Data, and Open Source Software"

October, 3, 2019
Nell Campbell, Research Scientist, UNH ESRC
"Soil carbon and Land Degradation Neutrality"

October 10, 2019
Jen Bourgeault,
Project Director
Leitzel Center, U.S. Country Coordinator for The GLOBE Program and the NH GLOBE Partnership Coordinator, UNH ESRC
Title:  "The GLOBE Program: Misconceptions Corrected and Opportunities to Explore"

October 17, 2019
Matt Davis, Associate Professor, UNH ESCI
“The Role of Geothermal Heat Pumps in Addressing Climate Change:   Opportunities and Challenges”

October 24, 2018
Zach Gude, UNH ESCI
MS Thesis Presentation Title:  "Crystal Records of Magma Assembly Beneath Mount Mazama, Oregon"

October 31, 2019
Paige Clarizia, UNH ESCI
MS Thesis Presentation Title: 
"Potential Drivers of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Fluvial Wetland Networks in the Ipswich River Watershed, Massachusetts"

November 7, 2019
Jamie Pringle, Professor, UNH ESCI/OPAL
"The Physics and Ecology of the Coastal Ocean:  Differences in Evolutionary and Research Approaches to an Interdisciplinary Problem"

November 14, 2019
Will Clyde, Professor, UNH ESCI
"A New Continental Record of Biotic Recovery After the Cretaceous-Paleogene Mass Extinction"

November 21, 2019
No Seminar

November 28, 2019
Thanksgiving, No Seminar

December 5, 2019 - Will be held in James Hall, room 240
AGU/GSA Posters and Dept. Holiday Gathering