Fall 2018 Seminars

Tim Wahl
Temporal Variability of Dissolved Inorganic Nitrogen in Florida Bay following Hurricane Irma

Mon, Dec 3
UNC Marine Sciences – Student Research Seminar

Meng Xia – University of Maryland Eastern Shore
How to help understand the effect of climate change to the Chesapeake Bay and its plume?

Wed, Nov 28
Justin Baumann, UNC-CH Marine Sciences and Biology Departments
The impacts of anthropogenic global change and local human activities on reef-building corals across multiple spatial scales

Wed, Nov 28
Molly Bost
The efficiency of tidal creeks as conduits for sediments between watersheds and estuaries

Mon, Nov 19
UNC Marine Sciences – Student Proposal Defense

Anna M. Jalowska, EPA
Developing Intensity-Duration-Frequency (IDF) Curves from Modeled Meteorological Fields to Examine Extreme Precipitation Events Under Future Climate Scenarios

Wed, Nov 14
Sarah Donaher
Deep Sea Mining: Predicting the Sources of Serious Harm

Mon, Nov 12
UNC Marine Sciences – Student Interdisciplinary Seminar

Jeff Chanton, FSU
Tropical peatland carbon storage linked to global latitudinal trends in peat recalcitrance

Wed, Nov 7
Barbara Zemskova
Ocean energy budget analysis: from large scale circulation to submesoscale instabilities

Mon, Nov 5
UNC Marine Sciences – Student Dissertation Defense

Jessie Straub
The Mighty Mississippi: Impacts of Freshwater Diversions on Economically Important Fisheries

Mon, Nov 5
UNC Marine Sciences – Student Interdisciplinary Seminar

Emily Eidam, UNC-CH MASC
Sediment dynamics and societal concerns in a Northwest estuary

Wed, Oct 31
Carson Miller
Ghost fishing: Impacts of derelict fishing gear in submarine canyons and solutions to an invisible problem

Mon, Oct 29
UNC Marine Sciences – Student Interdisciplinary Seminar

Dana K. Savidge, Skidaway Institute of Oceanography
Access to a Range of Scales: Tools and Targets

Wed, Oct 24
Mollie Yacano
Impacts of invasive Phragmites australis on nitrogen processing in the Albemarle-Pamlico System

Mon, Oct 22
UNC Marine Sciences – Student Research Seminar

Carol Hee, UNC-CH Kenan-Flagler Business School
Presenter Affiliation: Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Title: 

Wed, Oct 10
Catherine Edwards, UGA
Mississippi River plume interaction with surface oil in the northern Gulf of Mexico

Wed, Oct 3
Jessie Straub
Evaluating the potential for coastal dune erosion during storms

Mon, Oct 1
UNC Marine Sciences – Student Research Seminar

Sarah Davies, BU Dept. of Biology
Coral Symbiosis and Climate Change

Wed, Sep 26
Weida Gong
Development of molecular approaches to characterize the taxonomic composition and physiological status of natural eukaryotic phytoplankton communities

Wed, Sep 19
UNC Marine Sciences – Student Proposal Defense

Adrienne Hoarfrost
Linking environmental and microbial processes from community to global scales

Wed, Sep 12
UNC Marine Sciences – Student Dissertation Defense

Stuart Bishop, NCSU MEAS
New insights into the impacts of mesoscale eddies on air-sea buoyancy fluxes

Wed, Sep 5
Michael Piehler, UNC Institute for the Environment (IE)
You can go home again: three decades of science at Carolina

Wed, Aug 29
Carson Miller
Determining the drivers of saltmarsh transgression across morphological gradients of the upland-forest boundary

Mon, Aug 27
UNC Marine Sciences – Student Research Seminar

Jie Gao
On the Estimates of Surface Wind Stress for Storm Surge Modeling

Mon, Aug 20
UNC Marine Sciences – Student Dissertation Defense

Justin Baumann
The impacts of climate change and human activities on the Belize Mesoamerican Barrier Reef

Mon, Jul 30
UNC Marine Sciences – Student Dissertation Defense