Category: Talks

Bardy Hardiman to speak as part of Terrestrial Biogeoscience Seminar Series

April 30th, 2014 in 2014, April-14, Department Seminars, Researchers, Talks

Earth & Environment Post-doc Brady Hardiman will be giving a lecture later today, April 30, as part of the Terrestrial Biogeosciences Seminar Series.

Hardiman’s talk will be held at 3:30 pm in CAS 442; refreshments will be served immediately following.

To learn more about department related events, check out our calendar of events.

Lucy Hutyra to give talk three talks over the coming week

April 30th, 2014 in 2014, April-14, Faculty, Lucy Hutyra, Talks, Trips

Earth & Environment Assistant Professor Lucy Hutyra will be at Worcester State University today, Wednesday April 30, to give a talk.

The talk is titled “Urbanization, land cover change, and the carbon cycle.”

Following her talk at Worcester State University, Hutyra will be at the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University to give the same talk on Monday May 5th.

Finally, on Tuesday May 6th, Hutyra will take part in the Community meeting for revision of Boston’s Climate Action Plan where she will be giving a talk titled “Boston’s Trees and Climate Change.”

To learn more about Hutyra’s work visit her profile or check out her recent publications.

 

Robert Kennedy & Students to hold symposium tomorrow on Digital Image Processing

April 29th, 2014 in 2014, April-14, Events, Faculty, Graduate students, Presentations, Robert Kennedy, Talks

Earth & Environment Assistant Professor Robert Kennedy and his Digital Image Processing, GE 440/640, students will be holding a student symposium tomorrow, Wednesday April 30th, from 11:00 to 2:30 pm on Digital Image Processing

The symposium will feature student talks lasting roughly 12 minutes in length with 3 minutes allotted for a Q&A session.

The event will be held in CAS 132. Pizza and drinks will be provided around lunch time.

All are welcome to attend.

Rachel Abercrombie & Kasey Aderhold to present at Seismological Society of America in Alaska

April 29th, 2014 in 2014, April-14, Events, Faculty, Graduate students, May-14, Presentations, Rachel Abercrombie, Talks, Trips

Research Associate Professor Rachel Abercrombie and graduate student Kasey Aderhold are headed to Alaska this week to participate in the Seismological Society of America 2014 Annual Meeting.

The meeting will take place from Wednesday April 30 to Friday May 2nd.

On Thursday May 1, Aderhold will be presenting a talk titled “Seismic slip distribution of large inter- and intra- plate oceanic strike-slip earthquakes.”

Then on Friday, Prof. Abercrombie will be presenting a poster titled “Improving stress drop measurements from EGF – scaling and stress release in the Darfield-Christchurch, New Zealand earthquake sequence.”

Prof. Abercrombie is also the co-author of two other presentations concerning earthquakes in Nevada and in New Zealand.

For More information on Prof. Abercrombie, visit her profile page.

For more information about the Seismological Society of American 2014 Annual Meeting, click here.

Robert Kennedy to give invited lecutre at Clark University

April 24th, 2014 in 2014, April-14, Faculty, Robert Kennedy, Talks, Trips

The Graduate School of Geography at Clark University has invited Earth & Environment Assistant Professor Robert Kennedy to present his work on landscape change analysis.
His talk will be held later today, Thursday April 24th.

The talk is part of a departmental colloquium series for other researchers and for graduate students.

To learn more about Robert Kennedy’s work, check out his profile page or his recent publications in our publication section.

Lucy Hutyra to give talk Friday at NASA Land Cover Land Use Change Meeting

April 22nd, 2014 in 2014, Anthony Janetos, April-14, Faculty, Lucy Hutyra, Meeting, Talks, Trips

Earth & Environment Assistant Professor Lucy Hutyra will be in Washington on Friday, April 25, to give a talk as part of the NASA Land Cover Land Use Change Meeting.

Hutyra’s talk will be titled “4-D Modeling of the Regional Carbon Cycle in and Around Urban Environments: An Interdisciplinary Study to Advance Observational and Modeling Foundations.”

The NASA Land Cover Land Use Change Spring Science Team Meeting is a three day meeting beginning Wednesday April 23 and lasting until Friday April 25.

Hutyra will be joined by Earth & Environment Professor Tony Janetos who will be giving a talk on Thursday.

 

Edward Cunningham to give talk at Indiana University

April 22nd, 2014 in 2014, April-14, Edward Cunningham, Faculty, Talks, Trips

Assistant Professor Edward Cunningham will be in Indiana this Friday, April 24th, to give a talk to the members of the Indiana University Research Center for Chinese Politics and Business as part of their Spring 2014 Colloquium series.

Cunningham’s talk is titled “Building Blocs: Historical Contributions to CO2 emissions and the Coming Realignment.”

To learn more about Assistant Professor Cunningham’s work, check out his faculty profile page.

 

 

Edward Cunningham to give talk as part of Terrestrial Biogeosciences Seminar Series

April 16th, 2014 in 2014, April-14, Department Seminars, Edward Cunningham, Faculty, Talks

Earth & Environment Assistant Professor Edward Cunningham will be giving a talk later today, April 16th, as part of the Terrestrial Biogeosciences Seminar Series.

Cunningham’s talk will be held at 3:30 pm in CAS 442; refreshments will be served immediately following.

To learn more about department related events, check out our calendar of events.

James Baldwin to give talks at AAG Meeting in Tampa

April 9th, 2014 in 2014, April-14, Faculty, James Baldwin, Meeting, Talks, Trips

Earth & Environment Lecture James Baldwin will be in Tampa, Florida on Saturday to give three talks as part of the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers.

Baldwin’s first talk details an analysis of spatial trends in global C02 emissions.

Baldwin’s second talk will focus on work Baldwin coauthored with Earth & Environment alum Michael Mann; their talk will be on the topic of forecasting landuse change and wildfire risk in California.

The third talk will be on work Baldwin coauthored with recent graduate Peter O’Connor and will focus on O’Connor’s work to quantify population weighted climate exposure.

The 2014 Annual AAG meeting runs from Tuesday April 8th to Saturday April 12th. The meeting’s sessions will cover the full breadth of geography from physical geography areas such as geomorphology and climate to human geography topics such as transportation and development.

 

Lucy Hutyra to give talk at UMASS Amherst this Friday

April 8th, 2014 in 2014, April-14, Faculty, Lucy Hutyra, Talks, Trips

Earth & Environment Assistant Professor Lucy Hutyra will be at UMass Amherst on Friday April 11 to give a talk as part of UMass Amherst’s Department of Environmental Conservation Spring Seminar Series.

Hutyra’s talk is titled “Urbanization and the Carbon Cycle: A Critical Examination of Land Use Changes, Plant Responses, and Anthropogenic Emissions.”

To learn more about the work of Lucy Hutyra, check out her recent publications and grants.