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Events, Seminars, & Workshops

SCS Seminars

September 7, 2017
Recent advances in carbon cycle research: Abiotic and biotic controls
Jim Tang, Associate Scientist, Marine Biological Laboratory, University of Chicago
Thursday, 12:20pm - 1:10pm • 135 Emerson Hall
Complete listing of the SCS Fall 2017 Seminars
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Mar 1
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12:20 pm

Microbial heterogeneity in an incipient homogenous basalt soil system

In an incipient soil system, the biotic component of soil development is microbially driven. However, there is limited understanding of microbial community establishment, functional associations,...
Location:
Emerson Hall
Event type:
Seminar
Mar 15
|
12:20 pm

Date-driven, outcome-based agrienvironmental policy: A critical analysis of institutional change

Payments made to farmers under agrienvironmental policy schemes in USA serve multiple functions. The material sustainability of farming (e.g., soil erosion control) and mitigation of off-farm...
Location:
Emerson Hall
Event type:
Seminar
Mar 29
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12:20 pm

Mineral-organic interactions in soil: From sub-nanometer to landscape scale

Location:
Emerson Hall
Event type:
Seminar
Apr 12
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12:20 pm

“How botanic gardens are countering the global loss of biodiversity“ - Dr. Peter Wyse Jackson

Dr. Peter Wyse Jackson...
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar
Apr 19
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12:20 pm

Angstroms to acres: Studies of organic matter-mineral interaction across scales

Location:
Emerson Hall
Event type:
Seminar
Apr 26
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12:20 pm

Effects of climatic conditions and edaphic characteristics on the residence time of extracellular DNA in soils AND Toxic metals in soil and their effects

Sirois abstract: Extracellular DNA (eDNA), defined as any DNA molecule not contained within a cell, is ubiquitous in soils and may persist for many years. When using high-throughput gene sequencing...
Location:
Emerson Hall
Event type:
Seminar
May 3
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12:20 pm

Soil nitrogen: Novel mechanisms for storage, transport and uptake

Location:
Emerson Hall
Event type:
Seminar
May 9
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12:20 pm

“Oxidative Stress Signaling in Plants. Towards the proteome and beyond” - Frank Van Breusegem

Frank Van Breusegem...
Location:
Plant Science Building
Event type:
Seminar