Cornell University

Seminar Events

September 9 - 15, 2018

Monday, September 10, 2018

Chemical Engineering Seminar: Heidi Reesink (Cornell University)

Heidi Reesink VMD, PhD, DACVS-LA Assistant Professor, Section of Large Animal Surgery

Labor Economics Workshop: Eleonora Patacchini

Eleonora Patacchini (Cornell University) Information, Mobile Communication Patterns and Social Referrals (joint with Panle Jia Barwick, Yanyan Liu and Qi...

11:40am
Chelsea Crain, Ph.D Candidate, University of Iowa (Human Ecology Bldg HEB T01)

Chelsea Crain, Ph.D Candidate, University of Iowa Title: Effects of a Minimum Wage Increase on Restaurants: Price Pass-Through, Quality Changes, and Border...

Data driven management on the urban grassland - William Kresuer

William Kreuser Assistant Professor University of Nebraska - Lincoln "Data driven management on the urban grassland"

CLASSE Seminar: Yevgeniy Lushtak, SAES Getters USA

"Field Enhanced Photoemission as a Technique of Measuring the Quasi-free Electron Energy"

LEPP Theory Seminar: Bernard Julia, École normale supérieure, France

E8 families Title: It is important to understand the origin of exceptional symmetries like E7 duality in 4d M-Sugra. Depending on the context and the...

Chemistry Seminar

Amie Boal, Pennsylvania State University. Title: Structural Basis for Reaction Outcome in Iron(II)- and 2-(oxo)-Glutarate-Dependent Oxygenases

Department of Physics Colloquium

General Physics Colloquium, Professor Kin Fai Mak, Cornell University Refreshments from 3:30-3:50 pm. Title: Path towards Bose-Einstein Condensation of...

MOLECULAR MEDICINE SEMINAR

Dr. James Collins, The Schistosomes as Parasites: Is Their Success Just Skin Deep.

Joint Microeconomics and Public Economics Workshop: Marina Halac

Marina Halac - Yale University Fiscal Rules and Discretion under Limited Enforcement (joint w/Pierre Yared) Abstract: We study a fiscal policy model in...

4:15pm

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Traveling Abroad: Preparations and Advice

Traveling abroad soon? Join the Manager of International Health & Safety for a discussion on general travel tips and resources available to you as Cornell...

Behavioral Economics Workshop: Ricardo Perez-Truglia

Ricardo Perez-Truglia (University of California, Los Angeles) How Much Does Your Boss Make? The Effects of Salary Comparisons (With Zoe Cullen and Ricardo...

11:40am
LASSP and AEP SEMINAR

Eric Brewe, Department of Physics, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, will present seminar. Professor Natasha Holmes, host. Seminar Title: The Roles of...

Stewards of our agricultural future

Abstract: Humanity’s survival depends on crops--the thin green line standing between us and calamity. To meet ever expanding human needs crops must become...

Biomedical Sciences Seminar Series - Pengyi Yang, PhD

Pengyi Yang, PhD DECRA Fellow, Senior Lecturer Charles Perkins Centre, University of Sydney Trans-regulatory Characterisation of Cell Systems Hosted by Dr....

MAE Colloquium Series

"Soft Interface Mechanics" Katharine Jensen, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Physics, Williams College Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, 4:00 pm | 203 Thurston...

ORIE Colloquium: Yizao Wang (Cincinnati) - On a positive and self-similar Markov process

In this talk, we go over a few recent developments related to a positive and self-similar Markov process with explicit transition density function. We...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Seminar @ Cornell Tech: Ariel Orda

"Network Science - A Network of Sciences" Network Science is an emerging discipline with applications in a variety of domains, such as Communication...

CANCELLED - Joint Industrial Organization and Public Economics Workshop: Eugenio Miravete

Eugenio Miravete - University of Texas, Austin One Markup to Rule Them All: Taxation by Liquor Pricing Regulation (joint w/Katja Seim & Jeff...

11:40am
IP-CALS Seminar Series: Using multi media to tell stories of global development

The communications team from International Programs will highlight the opportunities and challenges of using multi media tools to capture stories abroad and...

“Can CRISPR Displace Crop Pesticides?”- Paul Vincelli

Paul Vincelli University of Kentucky Focus Extension & Research Management of diseases of turfgrasses and forest treesInternational agricultureMolecular...

James Elwell, Ph.D. Candidate, Cornell University (Mann 102)

James Elwell, Ph.D. Candidate, Cornell University More information about speaker can be found here: https://www.human.cornell.edu/people/jpe65 Title and...

LEPP Theory Seminar: Paul Oehlmann, Virginia Tech

F-theory and global models of high energy physics Abstract: Using F-theory, we construct globally consistent 4d three family models of particle physics...

Taking Students Abroad: A primer for trip leaders

Leading a group of students abroad is not easy and comes with additional responsibilities and expectations. Join the Manager of International Health &...

Seminar - Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Matt Jackson: "Lost continents and preserved primordial reservoirs: Clues from the Earth's deep interior".

 Biophysics Colloquium with Fred MacKintosh

Fred MacKintosh, Departments of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Chemistry, Physics & Astronomy, and the Center for Theoretical Biological Physics, Rice...

Enterprise Engineering Colloquium: Brenda Dietrich Ph.D. '86 (Cornell ORIE) - Riding Technology Waves:  Perspectives and Opportunities for Leveraging Data.

This talk begins with a fly-by of five decades of information technology beginning with its use to automate business processes and extending to its current...

Veterinary Senior Seminars

Alexander Quilty - "Splenic and Adrenal Masses in a Dachshund " Amy Trey - "Perineal Urethrotomy in a 15-year-old Gelding Appendix Quarter Horse" Kelly...

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Karl Polanyi: the History of Ideas and the History of Capitalism

Patrick Iber (History, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison) will present as part of the American Studies Fall Colloquium series, "The History of Capitalism: New...

Veterinary Nutrition Rounds: Nutritional Approaches to Weight Loss

The Nutritional Opportunities in Veterinary Medicine club will be hosting its first ever nutrition rounds focusing on weight loss in companion animals. The...

Twenty Years of Nuclear South Asia

Zia Mian, of the Program on Science and Global Security, Princeton University will speak at 12:15 p.m. in G-08 Uris Hall about "Twenty Years of Nuclear South...

Energy Engineering Seminar: Shailesh Upreti

Shailesh Upreti President , Charge CCCV (C4V) Cohesive Approach to Build Smart Giga Machines to Manufacture Lithium Ion Battery in New York C4V has been a...

Soil health: The history and geographical contexts

The concept of soil health, briefly defined as the soil’s ability to function, has gained international interest in recent years. We mostly think of soil...

NBB Seminar Speaker; Marcello Dietrich, Yale University

The function of homeostatic systems during mammalian development

Materials Science and Engineering Seminar Series

Prof. Boris Rybtchinski Department of Organic Chemistry Weizmann Institute of Science Aqua Materials Can noncovalent interactions be adequate for...

Friday, September 14, 2018

The Works in Progress Seminar (TWIPS)

TWIPS (the Works in Progress Seminar) is a weekly seminar in the field of economics where graduate students present their research. Pizza and soft drinks are...

Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar: Biao Huang  (Alberta) - Process Data Analytics in Upstream Processes

Modern industries are awash with large amount of data. Extraction of information and knowledge discovery from data, particularly from day by day routine...

"Landscapes of linalool: multiple scales of variation in a ubiquitous floral volatile"- Rob Raguso

Rob Raguso Professor, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior ResearchFloral scent, the focus of my research, is a key sensory component of plant-pollinator...

LEPP Joint Seminar: Nathan Lourie, U of Pennsylvania

Sub-arcminute Galactic Polarimetry with the Next Generation Balloon-borne Large-Aperture Submillimeter Telescope (BLAST-TNG) Abstract: Mapping the polarized...

BME 7900 Seminar - Tzung Hsiai, PhD

This week, we welcome our next seminar speaker, Dr. Tzung Hsiai from UCLA. Advanced Imaging and Sensing for Digital Medicine Abstract: During cardiac...

Farmer Suicides and Food Sovereignty: Synthesizing Insights from the Political Ecologies of Health and Education - David Meek, University of Oregon

Speaker: David Meek, Department of International Studies, University of Oregon Abstract: Skyrocketing rates of farmer suicides throughout the world...

GSPS

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

BESS Seminar Series: Laurel Lynch - "Tracing carbon flows through Arctic and alpine watersheds"

Cornell Biogeochemistry, Environmental Science, and Sustainability (BESS) is cross-departmental graduate student association with common interests in the...

MBG Friday Seminar with Dieter Egli "Genomic Instability during Cell Type transitions"

Cornell Molecular Biology and Genetics and Amnon Koren will be hosting Dr, Dieter Egli from Columbia Univeristy for his "Genomic Instability during Cell Type...

September 9 - 15, 2018