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Science Seminars

All seminars begin at 3:30 pm in the Collins Building, room 278
Pre-seminar refreshments will be provided in the lobby at 3:15 p.m. (Please remember no food or drinks are allowed in the auditorium)


Wednesday, October 22

Topic: The Struggle to Contain Ebola from Outbreak to Epidemic

William Fischer II, MD
Clinical Instructor, Division of pulmonary diseases and critical care medicine, UNC School of Medicine
http://abcnews.go.com/Health/stories-front-lines-ebola-outbreak/story?id=24354445 https://www.facebook.com/UNCSOM/photos/a.250149091841806.1073741830.239805449542837/251796608343721/?type=1


Wednesday, November 19

Topic: The use of 3-D laser microscopy to analyze the composition of paint used in Renaissance paintings

Warren S. Warren, PhD
James B. Duke Professor of Chemistry, Duke University Population Research Institute
http://www.bme.duke.edu/faculty/warren-s-warren


Past Science Seminar Topics

Fish Tales: Rise and Fall of the Lionfish and River Herring

Social environmental effects on primate gene regulation and evolution

Thymus Transplantation for Complete DiGeorge Anomaly

The Future of Energy

Cannibalistic Tadpoles: Altered developmental programs underlying their novel gut morphology

An Introduction to Biotech Product Development: The Story of Bioengineered Veins

Electrochemistry in the Driver's Seat

The Science and Technology of Concussion Prevention

Molecular Insights into Southeast Asian Amphibian and Reptile Diversity and Conservation

Are Designer Babies on the Way?

Taking Advantag of Disaster: The Microbial Response to the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

Bioengeneering the the Common Silkworm to Produce Biomimetic Spider Silk

Bioreactors for Air Pollution Control: How Bacteria Can Treat Industrial Pollution


Community Science Events

Duke University Science Events Calendar