Aven Nelson Room 114
Department of Botany, 3165
1000 E. University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071
Also see Ecology-related Seminars and Events across campus.
6 Department Meeting, Host: Greg Brown
13 Paige Copenhaver, PhD proposal seminar, “Tree-level biomass, partitioning, leaf area and aboveground net primary productivity across a density gradient of young, post-fire lodgepole pine in Yellowstone National Park,” Host: Dan Tinker
20 Roy Rasmussen, NOAA, “High Resolution Modeling of the Water Balance in the Colorado Headwaters Region and Sensitivity to Climate Change” Host: Brent Ewers and Terry Deschler (ATSC)
27 Bujidmaa Borkhuu, PhD proposal seminar, “Ecosystem response to large scale disturbance: Post-disturbance carbon cycling after mountain pine beetle infestation in a lodgepole pine forest” Host: Elise Pendall
4 No Seminar
11 9:00 a.m. Kiona Ogle, Arizona State University, “Exogenous and endogenous controls on soil carbon efflux in arid and semi-arid ecosystems,” Host: Elise Pendall, ROOM: 223 Aven Nelson
College of Arts and Sciences - Honors Convocation.
18 Steve Jackson, University of Wyoming (Professor Emeritus), “Meeting the challenges of climate change: a look forward from the past.” Host: Elise Pendall
25 Darren Sandquist, California State University, Fullerton, “” Host: Dave Williams
1 Joshua Irwin, MS Defense, Department of Botany, University of Wyoming. Host: Ronald Hartman.
4 Monday, 12-1 p.m. (Berry Center 138) Sam Yeaman, candidate for faculty position in Evolutionary Biology,
“How heterogeneous environments shape the species and the genome: theoretical predictions and empirical tests.” Host: Alex Buerkle.
8 Ming Nie, Department of Botany Postdoctoral Researcher, "Meta-analysis of climate change impacts on ecosystems." Host: Elise Pendall
11 Monday, 12-1 p.m. (Berry Center 138) Melissa Pespeni, candidate for faculty position in Evolutionary Biology,
“Ecological genomics in a diverse and changing world: studies in sea urchins and horned beetles.” Host: Alex Buerkle.
15 Kyle Bolenbaugh, MS Defense, Department of Botany, University of Wyoming. Host: Gregory K. Brown.
18 Monday, 12-1 p.m. (Berry Center 138) Catherine Wagner, candidate for faculty position in Evolutionary Biology,
“The origins of biodiversity in African cichlid fishes.” Host: Alex Buerkle.
22 Yao Liu, PhD Defense, Dept of Botany
29 Thanksgiving Break, no seminar
6 Arts and Sciences Graduation