Seminar: Dr. James Hench, Duke University Marine Lab

December 6, 2017

UNC Marine Sciences’ is proud to host a seminar by James Hench, Ph.D. Presenter Affiliation: Duke University, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University Marine Lab, Marine Science & Conservation Division Title: Wave-driven flow over coral reefs Abstract: Coming soon!      

Interdisciplinary Seminar: Saulo Mendes

December 4, 2017

An interdisciplinary seminar presented by UNC-CH Department of Marine Sciences graduate student, Saulo Mendes. Seminar Title: Potential connections among climate change, tropical cyclones and tsunamis Abstract: Tsunamis present a constant danger to coastal areas in part for behaving as shallow water waves, making … Continued

Interdisciplinary Seminar: Lauren Speare

November 20, 2017

An interdisciplinary seminar presented by UNC-CH Department of Marine Sciences graduate student, Lauren Speare. Seminar Title: Impact of ocean acidification on Blue Mussel immune defense mechanisms Abstract: Marine bivalves provide critical ecological and economic benefits through marine habitat creation, water filtration, and aquaculture. … Continued

Seminar: Dr. Amala Mahadevan, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

November 1, 2017

UNC Marine Sciences’ is proud to host a seminar by Amala Mahadevan, Ph.D. Presenter Affiliation: Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Title: How submesoscale processes mediate phytoplankton blooms Abstract: Submesoscale dynamics in the upper ocean have a two-pronged effect: On the one … Continued

Seminar: Dr. Antonio Rodriguez, UNC Institute of Marine Sciences

October 25, 2017

UNC Marine Sciences’ is proud to host a seminar by Antonio Rodriguez, Ph.D. Presenter Affiliation: University of North Carolina, Institute of Marine Sciences Title: Impacts of Accelerated Sea-Level Rise, Storms, and Development on Barrier-Island Landscapes and Carbon Reservoirs Abstract: Barrier islands migrate landward … Continued

Seminar: Dr. John Kessler, University of Rochester

October 11, 2017

UNC Marine Sciences’ is proud to host a seminar by John Kessler, Ph.D. Presenter Affiliation: University of Rochester, Earth and Environmental Studies Title: The Briny Blue Bubble Bender: Investigations of the chemical and isotopic kinetics of aerobic methane oxidation Abstract: The ocean seafloor harbors … Continued

Seminar: Dr. Manuel Kleiner, NCSU

October 4, 2017

UNC Marine Sciences’ is proud to host a seminar by Manuel Kleiner, Ph.D. Presenter Affiliation: North Carolina State University, Department of Plant and Microbial Biology & Microbiomes and Complex Microbial Communities Cluster Title: Assessing metabolism and interspecies interactions in microbial symbioses and microbial … Continued