Seminar Series

Fall 2017

 

August 31, 2017

Dr. Simone Raugei, Catalysis Science Scientist, Physical Sciences, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
“Toward Efficient Catalysts for Energy Conversion: from Enzymatic Function to Functional Mimics ”
BLS 402, 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Announcement

September 21, 2017

Dr. Donald A Bryant, Ernest C. Pollard Professor of Biotechnology and Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Pennsylvania State University
“Photosynthesis on the (red) edge… photoacclimation to far-red and low lightin terrestrial cyanobacteria”
BLS 402, 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Announcement

October 17, 2017

Dr. Sharon Long, Steere-Pfizer Professor of Biological Sciences, Stanford University
“Symbiosis and stress responses in Sinorhizobium meliloti
FSHN T101, 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Announcement

November 9, 2017

Dr. Thomas Sharkey, University Distinguished Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Michigan State University
“What Gas Exchange Measurements Tell Us About Photosynthesis Metabolism”
BLS 402, 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Announcement

November 28, 2017

Dr. Mary S. Lipton, Biochemist, Systems Biology and Omics, Environmental Molecular Science Laboratory, Mass Spectrometry Capability Lead, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
“Mapping Carbon Flow through Environmental Systems by Stable Isotope Probing”
BLS 402, 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Announcement

 

Spring 2018

 

January 8, 2018

Dr. Phil Bates, Nina Bell Suggs Endowed Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The University of Southern Mississippi
“Defining the Plant Lipid Metabolic Network and Identifying bottlenecks in Plant oil Engineering: What Determines Fatty acid Flux?
BLS 402, 4:10pm – 5:00pm
Announcement

January 29, 2018

Dr. Orly Levitan, Assistant Research Professor, Environmental Biophysics and Molecular Ecology Laboratory, Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Rutgers University
“From light to biomass: sense and response mechanisms in phytoplankton”
BLS 402, 4:10pm – 5:00pm

February 1, 2018

Dr. Courtney Leisner, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Plant Biology, Michigan State University
“Genomics-enabled plant physiology for crop improvement in a changing climate”
BLS 402, 4:10pm – 5:00pm

February 7, 2018

Dr. Shengyang He, HHMI Investigator, University Distinguished Professor, Michigan State University
“Disease-Climate-Microbiome Triangles in Plants”

Bryan Hall 305, 12:10pm – 1:00pm

February 12, 2018

Dr. Patrick Horn, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Energy-Plant Research Laboratory, Michigan State University
Title:  TBD

BLS 402, 4:10pm – 5:00pm

February 13, 2018

Dr. Magdalena Bezanilla, E.E. Just Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Dartmouth College
Title:  TBD
BLS 402, 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Announcement

February 15, 2018

Dr. Trevor Yeats, Postdoctoral Associate, Cornell University
Title:  TBD

BLS 402, 4:10 – 5:00pm