Fall 2011 ESSC Brown Bag Series

Unless otherwise noted, all seminars are from 11:15am - 12:30pm in 529 Walker.

Speaker/Discussion Leader Topic
September 7
529 Walker
Dr. Erica Smithwick
Penn State, Geography
Climate Change, Fire , and Vegetation in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem: Past the Tipping Point?
October 12
529 Walker
Dr. Thomas Lauvaux
Penn State, Meteorology
Reporting, monitoring, and verifying carbon emissions for policies and regulations: Methods and challenges
October 26
529 Walker
Dr. Anna Henderson
Penn State, Geosciences
A long term perspective on drought in North America
November 16
529 Walker
Dr. Melvyn A. Shapiro
The Arctic Oscillation and its Impact on Baroclinic Life Cycles
November 30
529 Walker
Dr. Thorsten Wagener
Penn State, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Understanding Limitations in Environmental Models