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Science for Humanity Series

 

Science for Humanity Series

community-focused, family friendly

this series invites the local community to attend engaging sessions relevant to the area & times
all are welcome to attend
 
 

Seth A. Fortuna Using Light-based Communication to Address the Hidden Energy Cost of the Internet”

Postdoctoral Scholar, NSF Center for Energy Efficient Electronics Science, UC Berkeley

Wednesday, June 26 | 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm | SE 2, 224

 

 

 

Armando Quintero “Water as a framework for Landscape Scale Networks”

Executive Director, Sierra Nevada Research Institute, University of California, Merced

Tuesday, June 25 | 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm | COB 2, 267

 

 

 

Theresa Oehmke “From the Pool to the Ocean: One Girl’s Path to Becoming a Scientist”

4th year PhD student in the Environmental Fluid Mechanics and Hydrology group in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley

Thursday, April 18 | 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm | SE 2, 224

 

 

 

Miriam Barlow “A Study: Antibiotic Resistance in Merced”

Associate Professor of Molecular Cell Biology, University of California, Merced

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm | SSB 130

 

 

 

Rudy Ortiz "Health Benefits of Chronic Almond Snacking in Millennials"

Full Professor of Physiology and Chair of the Department of Molecular & Cell Biology, University of California, Merced

Tuesday, February 26 | 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm | Dignity Health Medical Center - 315 Mercy Ave | Merced, CA 95340

 

 

 

Aleksandr Noy “Carbon Nanofluidics: Can Biomimetic Membranes Help Solve the Water Crisis?”

Associate Adjunct Professor, University of California, Merced

Senior Research Scientist, Lawrence Livermore National Lab

Thursday, Septembert 27 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | SSB 120

 

 

 

Kara McCloskey “Regenerative Medicine: Hype or Hope?”

Associate Professor of Bioengineering, University of California, Merced

Tuesday, August 28 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | SSB 170

 

 

 

Armando Quintero “Water in California – Connecting the Drops from Your Home to a Statewide View”

Executive Director, Sierra Nevada Research Institute, University of California, Merced

Wednesday, August 22 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | SSB 170

 

 

 

LeRoy Westerling “Our Changing Climate and Extreme Wildfires in California and the West”

Professor of Management of Complex Systems, University of California, Merced

Tuesday, July 31 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | SSB 170

 

 

 

Andy LiWang “Biological Clock Reassembled in a Test Tube”
Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, University of California, Merced
Thursday, July 19 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | SSB 170