Fall 2010 Seminar Schedule

Thursday, September 9, 2010
Webster Cash, University of Colorado
“Star Shade”

Thursday, September 16, 2010
Humberto Campins, University of Central Florida
“Water Ice and Organics on the Surface of the Asteroid 24 Themis”

Thursday, September 23, 2010
John Clarke, Boston University
“The HST Campaign of Auroral Imaging of Jupiter and Saturn”

Thursday, September 30, 2010
Abas Sivjee, Emry-Riddle
“Effects of Solar Electro-Magnetic and Particulate Radiations on the Near-Earth Space Environment”

Thursday, October 7, 2010
Lara Waldrop, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
“Estimating Upper Thermospheric Density and Temperature From Optical and Radar Data”

Thursday, October 14, 2010
Patricia Beauchamp, JPL (Pasadena)
“Missions to Titan, the Enigmatic Moon of Saturn”

Thursday, October 21, 2010
Alan Strahler, Boston University
“Scanning Forests with Lidar from the Ground Up”

Thursday, October 28, 2010
Robert Braun, NASA
“Investments in our Future: Exploring Space through Innovation and Technology”

Thursday, November 4, 2010
Malay Mazumder, Boston University
“Lunar Dust Fountain and Martian Dust Storms: Challenges in Solar Power Production and Manned Exploration”

Thursday, November 11, 2010
Jeff Forbes, University of Colorado
“Atmospheric Tides: Linking Deep Tropical Convection to Ionosphere-Thermosphere Variability”

Thursday, November 18, 2010
Robert Lysak, University of Minnesota
“Theory of the Alfvénic Aurora”

Thursday, November 25, 2010
Thanksgiving Recess
(No Seminar)

Thursday, December 2, 2010
Betty Lanchester, Souhhampton, UK
“The Smallest and Fastest Aurora”

Thursday, December 9, 2010
AGU Practice Talk (no seminar)

Thursday, December 16, 2010
AGU Conference (no seminar)