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Distinguished Lecturer Series (2016-2017)

Date

Place & Time

Speaker

Title

Tuesday,      Sept 13, 2016

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1210, 4:10 p.m.

Alan Mix                 Oregon State University

Long-term Consequences of Climate “Tipping Points” viewed from Petermann Glacier, Northern Greenland

Tuesday,      Sept 27, 2016

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1210, 4:10 p.m.

Avner Vengosh            Duke University

The Energy-Water Quality Nexus: Environmental Implications for the Shale Evolution in the United States

Tuesday,       Oct. 11, 2016

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1210, 4:10 p.m.

Eric Steig             University of Washington  

On the Causes of Rapid Climate Change (Dansgaard-Oeschger) Events and their Global Expression

Tuesday,         Oct. 18, 2016

Davis Building, Rm   3130,  4:10 p.m. UTM-Mississauga

Alex Wolfe             University of Alberta

The Anthropocene as a New Epoch of Geologic Time: Serious Stratigraphy or Fanciful Folly?

Tuesday,       Oct. 25, 2016

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1210, 4:10 p.m.

John Robinson       University of Toronto

Making a Difference: Universities as Living Labs and Agents of Change

Tuesday,         Nov. 8, 2016

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1210, 4:10 p.m.

Saroja Polavarapu Environment Canada

Estimating Sources and Sinks of Carbon Using Atmospheric Observations: The Role of CO2 Predictability

Tuesday,      Nov. 22, 2016

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1210, 4:10 p.m.

Anders Levermann   Potsdam Institute

Sea-Level Rise: Antarctica's Ways of Losing Ice

Tuesday,      Dec. 6, 2016

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1210, 4:10 p.m.

Charles Driscoll
Syracuse University

Effects of Changing Climate on the Structure and Function of the Northern Forest

Tuesday,       Jan. 17, 2017

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1180, 4:10 p.m.

Erik Kort          University of Michigan

From North Dakota to the Southern Ocean: Surprising Observations with Climate and Air Quality Implications

Tuesday,       Jan. 31, 2017

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1180, 4:10 p.m.

Allison Steiner       University of Michigan

Modeling Atmospheric Chemistry Across Scales:  From the Forest canopy to regional climate

Tuesday,       Feb. 7, 2017

UTSC, Chemistry Bldg, Rm EV152, 4:10 p.m.

Merritt Turetsky University of Guelph

Megafires, Permafrost Thaw, and the Loss of Ecological Legacies in Canada's North

Tuesday,        Feb. 14, 2017

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1180, 4:10 p.m.

Karen Johannesson   Tulane University

Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements in Groundwater Flow Systems

Tuesday,       Feb. 28, 2017

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1180, 4:10 p.m.

Christian Frankenberg Caltech

Remote Sensing of Solar Induced Chlorophyll Fluorescence as proxy for photosynthetic activity

Tuesday,      Mar. 14, 2017

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1180, 4:10 p.m.

Rodney Weber       Georgia Tech

Atmospheric Particulate Matter, Oxidative Stress and Health Effects

Tuesday,      Mar. 28, 2017

Bahen Centre, Rm BA1180, 4:10 p.m.

David Barber     University of Manitoba

CANCELLED