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UNC Dept of Marine Sciences

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February 2018

Seminar: Nathan McTigue, National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science – NOAA

February 21 @ 3:35 pm - 4:35 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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UNC Marine Sciences’ is proud to host a seminar by Nathan McTigue. Presenter Affiliation: National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science, NOAA in Beaufort, NC Title: Revisiting the blueprints for blue carbon: can salt marsh carbon sequestration mitigate climate change? Abstract: Ecosystems that naturally remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere have received increased attention as a “natural fix” to mitigate the causes of climate change. Coastal wetlands, including salt marshes, have a pronounced ability not only to remove atmospheric carbon dioxide but also…

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Research Seminar: Lauren Speare

February 26 @ 12:20 pm - 1:20 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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A research seminar from UNC Marine Sciences graduate student, Lauren Speare. Presented by the UNC-CH Department of Marine Sciences and UNC's Institute of Marine Sciences (IMS). The main location of this event will be in seminar room G201 on the ground floor of Murray Hall on UNC-CH campus in Chapel Hill, NC. The seminar will be streamed live to room 222 at IMS in Morehead City, NC. This event will be held on Monday, February 26th at 12:20pm. Seminar Title: TBA Abstract: TBA

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Seminar: Christopher Osburn, NCSU Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences

February 28 @ 3:35 pm - 4:35 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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UNC Marine Sciences’ is proud to host a seminar by Christopher Osburn. Presenter Affiliation: North Carolina State University (NCSU), Department of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences Title: Scalable Carbon Fluxes across Terrestrial-Aquatic Interfaces of Wetlands and Coastal Waters Abstract: Carbon and nutrient fluxes across terrestrial-aquatic interfaces (TAIs) are difficult to quantify because of matters of scale: observing, measuring, and modeling processes that occur over millimeters to meters to kilometers, and which vary extensively over time (especially in response to extreme events). The spatial…

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March 2018

Interdisciplinary Seminar: Taylor Asher

March 5 @ 12:20 pm - 1:20 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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An Interdisciplinary seminar from UNC Marine Sciences graduate student, Taylor Asher. Presented by the UNC-CH Department of Marine Sciences and UNC's Institute of Marine Sciences (IMS). The main location of this event will be in seminar room G201 on the ground floor of Murray Hall on UNC-CH campus in Chapel Hill, NC. The seminar will be streamed live to room 222 at IMS in Morehead City, NC. This event will be held on Monday, March 5th at 12:20pm. Seminar Title: Does Biomixing Affect Ocean Circulation? Abstract: TBA

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Seminar: Elizabeth Shank, UNC-CH – Biology Department

March 7 @ 3:35 pm - 4:35 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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UNC-CH Department of Marine Sciences is proud to host a seminar by Elizabeth Shank PhD. Presenter Affiliation: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Biology Title:  Chemical communication in the soil microbiome Abstract: In nature, bacteria are rarely found in isolation; they are most often surrounded by other microorganisms. We are interested in understanding how microbes in these complex communities alter their physiology and development in response to the metabolites secreted by their microbial neighbors. To explore these interspecies interactions, we focus…

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PhD Dissertation Defense: Bryce Van Dam

March 19 @ 12:20 pm - 1:20 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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The PhD Dissertation Defense of Bryce Van Dam is presented by the Department of Marine Sciences. The main location of this event will be in room G201 on the ground floor of Murray Hall on UNC campus in Chapel Hill, NC. The defense will be streamed live to room 222 at IMS in Morehead City, NC. This event will be held on Monday, March 19th at 12:20 PM. Title:  TBA Abstract: TBA

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Seminar: Charles Fisher, Pennsylvania State University – Department of Biology

March 21 @ 3:25 pm - 4:25 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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UNC Marine Sciences’ is proud to host a seminar by Charles Fisher. Presenter Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University, Department of Biology Title: Covered with Oil in the Ivory Tower Abstract: During the spring of 2010 approximately 800 million liters of oil was released over almost 3 months at a depth of 1,500m from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. About 2.9 million liters of dispersant was applied at depth and another 3.8 million liters was applied at the sea surface in an effort to mitigate…

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Seminar: Christopher Sommerfield, University of Delaware – Geological Sciences Department

March 21 @ 3:35 pm - 4:35 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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UNC Marine Sciences’ is proud to host a seminar by Christopher Sommerfield. Presenter Affiliation: University of Delaware, Department of Geological Sciences Title: Mechanisms of Marsh Accretion and Carbon Burial in the Delaware Estuary Abstract: TBA

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PhD Proposal Defense: Weida Gong

March 26 @ 12:20 pm - 1:20 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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The PhD Proposal Defense of Weida Gong is presented by the Department of Marine Sciences. The main location of this event will be in room G201 on the ground floor of Murray Hall on UNC campus in Chapel Hill, NC. The defense will be streamed live to room 222 at IMS in Morehead City, NC. This event will be held on Monday, March 26th at 12:20 PM. Title:  TBA Abstract: TBA

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April 2018

Interdisciplinary Seminar: Jana Haddad

April 2 @ 12:20 pm - 1:20 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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An Interdisciplinary seminar from UNC Marine Sciences graduate student, Jana Haddad. Presented by the UNC-CH Department of Marine Sciences and UNC's Institute of Marine Sciences (IMS). The main location of this event will be in room 222 at IMS in Morehead City, NC. The seminar will be streamed live to seminar room G201 on the ground floor of Murray Hall on UNC-CH campus in Chapel Hill, NC. This event will be held on Monday, April 2nd at 12:20pm. Seminar Title: How have observations of Chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) tracers in the Mid-Atlantic informed understanding…

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Interdisciplinary Seminar: Own Mulvey-McFerron

April 9 @ 12:20 pm - 1:20 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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An Interdisciplinary seminar from UNC Marine Sciences graduate student, Own Mulvey-McFerron. Presented by the UNC-CH Department of Marine Sciences and UNC's Institute of Marine Sciences (IMS). The main location of this event will be in seminar room G201 on the ground floor of Murray Hall on UNC-CH campus in Chapel Hill, NC. The seminar will be streamed live to room 222 at IMS in Morehead City, NC. This event will be held on Monday, April 9th at 12:20pm. Seminar Title: Impacts of ocean acidification on fish sensory mechanisms Abstract: TBA

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Seminar: Susan Lozier, Earth and Ocean Sciences Division of the Nicholas School of the Environment – Duke University

April 11 @ 3:35 pm - 4:35 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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UNC Marine Sciences’ is proud to host a seminar by Susan Lozier. Presenter Affiliation: Duke University - Nicholas School of the Environment, Earth and Ocean Sciences Title: A 21st century look at the global ocean conveyor belt Abstract: : In 1800 Count Rumford ascertained the ocean's meridional overturning circulation from a single profile of ocean temperature constructed with the use of a rope, a wooden bucket and a rudimentary thermometer.  Over two centuries later, data from floats, drifters and moorings deployed across the…

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Interdisciplinary Seminar: Erika Neave

April 16 @ 12:20 pm - 1:20 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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An Interdisciplinary seminar from UNC Marine Sciences graduate student, Erika Neave. Presented by the UNC-CH Department of Marine Sciences and UNC's Institute of Marine Sciences (IMS). The main location of this event will be in seminar room G201 on the ground floor of Murray Hall on UNC-CH campus in Chapel Hill, NC. The seminar will be streamed live to room 222 at IMS in Morehead City, NC. This event will be held on Monday, April 16th at 12:20pm. Seminar Title: Marine Protected Areas: A safe haven in the face of climate change? Abstract: TBA

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Seminar: Elizabeth Canuel, Virginia Institute of Marine Sciences (VIMS)

April 18 @ 3:35 pm - 4:35 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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UNC Marine Sciences’ is proud to host a seminar by Elizabeth Canuel. Presenter Affiliation: Virginia Institute of Marine Sciences (VIMS) Abstract: TBA

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Interdisciplinary Seminar: Mollie Yacano

April 23 @ 12:20 pm - 5:20 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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An Interdisciplinary seminar from UNC Marine Sciences graduate student, Mollie Yacano. Presented by the UNC-CH Department of Marine Sciences and UNC's Institute of Marine Sciences (IMS). The main location of this event will be in seminar room G201 on the ground floor of Murray Hall on UNC-CH campus in Chapel Hill, NC. The seminar will be streamed live to room 222 at IMS in Morehead City, NC. This event will be held on Monday, April 23rd at 12:20pm. Seminar Title: Marine Microplastics: Geographical distributions and impacts on ecological and biogeochemical processes Abstract: TBA

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Seminar: Rachel Noble, UNC Institute of Marine Sciences (IMS)

April 25 @ 3:35 pm - 4:35 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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UNC Marine Sciences’ is proud to host a seminar by Rachel Noble. Presenter Affiliation: UNC Institute of Marine Sciences (IMS) Abstract: TBA

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PhD Dissertation Defense: Justin Baumann

April 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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The PhD Dissertation Defense of Justin Baumann is presented by the Department of Marine Sciences. The main location of this event will be in room G201 on the ground floor of Murray Hall on UNC-CH campus in Chapel Hill, NC. The defense will be streamed live to room 222 at UNC's Institute of Marine Sciences in Morehead City, NC. This event will be held on Thursday, April 26th at 1:00 pm. Title:  TBA Abstract: TBA

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MS Thesis Defense: Rob Lampe

April 30 @ 12:20 pm - 1:20 pm
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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The MS Thesis Defense of Rob Lampe is presented by the Department of Marine Sciences. The main location of this event will be in room G201 on the ground floor of Murray Hall on UNC campus in Chapel Hill, NC. The defense will be streamed live to room 222 at IMS in Morehead City, NC. This event will be held on Monday, April 30th at 12:20 PM. Title:  TBA Abstract: TBA

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May 2018

PhD Proposal Defense: Carly Moreno

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
G201 Murray Hall, 123 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3300 United States
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The PhD Proposal Defense of Carly Moreno is presented by the Department of Marine Sciences. The main location of this event will be in room G201 on the ground floor of Murray Hall on UNC campus in Chapel Hill, NC. The defense will be streamed live to room 222 at IMS in Morehead City, NC. This event will be held on Wednesday, May 2nd, at 10:00 AM. Title:  TBA Abstract: TBA

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