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January 2019
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20 - 9AM - UMdEgS - BeS
15 - 6PM - Nerds in NoMa - Nerds in the Making - Experimental & Traditional Learning in NoMa Schools
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    10:15AM - UMdBS - NACS
     7PM - RSC - The Science of Nuclear Deterrence (registration)
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     11AM - IBBR (at NIST) - Big Molecules with Big Motions You Want to See
     8PM - STScI - Initial Exoplanet Discoveries from TESS
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     noon - UMdES - Updates from the recent NASA Health and Air Quality Applied Sciences Team Meeting
16 - 11AM - UMdCS - High-Harmonic Generation and Probing Conical Intersection Dynamics
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            UMdBS - Learning new biology from genome-wide maps of regulatory elements
     1PM - APS - The Deep Carbon Cycle: Discoveries of the Deep Carbon Observatory
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                    Isolation, Introgression, and Interference: phylogenetic insights on plant reproduction
17 - noon - UMdES - Initial Geostationary Lightning Mapper Observations
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     1PM - UMdPS - The importance of Materials Porosity in Fuel Cell Performance at High Power and Use of Hydrogen Fuel Cells in Unmanned Air Vehicles
     7PM - HAL - Spacecraft Mission Development
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    2PM - UMdMS - Geometry is basically just Lie theory with extra steps
          RSC - MoCo Makers Group
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     3PM - UMdGS
     7:30PM - TBC - Goal Direction and Family Functioning (registration)
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    3:15PM - UMdMS
18 - 3:30PM - SCBI
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     8PM - PSW - Space Architecture for a Moon Village  Designing for Space Habitation
20 - 3PM - Convolutions Neural Networks..... How a AI program recognizes a Dog from a Cat
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    9PM - UMdObs - Behind and Beyond Astronomy Picture of the Day
    8PM - UMd Obs. - Planet Hunting with JWST/MIRI
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22 - 1PM - RSC - Linux / Unix User Group
21 - 3:15PM - UMdMS - Shrinking characteristics of precision matrix estimators
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23 - 11AM - IBBR - Directed development of methods in cellular electron tomography to answer functional questions in cell biology of infection and disease
23 - 10AM - UMdBS - BISI Master's Defense: Haley Wight
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            UMdPS - JQI
     10:30AM - UMdCSS - PhD Proposal: Cloud Computing: Algorithms and Applications
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    noon - UMdBS - BEES
     3:30PM - UMdPS - Energy transfer and electron energization in collisionless magnetic reconnection for different guide-field intensities
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     3PM - UMdPS - EPT
24 - 1AM - UMdBS - VMS
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     4:30PM - UMdSS - Particle Heating and Turbulence in Low Beta Reconnection with a Guide Field
    4PM - UMdBS - PSL
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     7PM - GMUObs - Big, Bigger, Biggest in Our Extreme Universe
     7PM - RSC - MoCo Makers Group
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24 - 11AM - UMdPS - Two theories of strange and bad metals
25 - 10AM - UMdBS - Biological connectivity of wetland and stream habitats on the Delmarva Peninsula using aquatic Macroinvertebrates
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            UMdCS - Spatial Domain Organization within the Homodimeric p66 Precursor of HIV-1 Reverse Transcriptase Probed by Double Electron-Electron Resonance EPR
    7PM - BUGSS - Biodiversity of the Chesapeake Bay
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     12:30PM - UMdBS - EGS
    8PM - PSW - Wearable Biosensors
 
28 - 3PM - UMdCS - Fighting Bad Bugs with Old Antibiotics and New Targets
 
29 - 11AM - UMdCS
 
     3:30PM - UMdBS - ANSC
 
 
     4PM - UMdPS
 
     4PM - UMdPS
31 - 11AM - UMdBS - VMS
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25 - 9AM - UMdEgS - Integrated Synthesis-Capture Strategies for Viral Templated and Catalytically Active Palladium Nanoparticles Toward Multifunctional Membranes
     12:30PM - UMdBS - BISI Dissertation Seminar: Da Yin
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    11AM - UMdCS
     3PM - UMdBS - CBCB/CBBG RIP
+
    3PM - UMdPS - LPS
     3:30PM - UMdES - The Effect of Different Cloud Classes on Earth's Radiation Budget
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    3:15PM - UMdMS - What's new with Mathematica and Wolfram|Alpha
     4PM - UMdBS - PSL
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    4:05PM - UMdSS - All the Cool Planets Are Found by Microlensing
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     5:30PM - UMdMS - Annual Google Tech Talk
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26 - 11AM - UMdPS - NTS
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            UMdCS - Development of High-Valent Aerobic Oxidation Catalysis
 +
    noon - NOAA - Serving Coral Connections in the US Virgin Islands
 +
     12:30PM - UMdPS - Tree-like approximations and critical network cascades
 +
              UMdBS - MOCB RIP
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     3:30PM - UMdES - Use of mixture-model track clustering to interpret tropical cyclone ensemble forecasts
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              UMdBS - Events in Language and Cognition
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     4PM - UMdBS - PSL - Dissecting and Reconstructing Plant Metabolism with Synthetic Biology
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    4:05PM - UMdSS - Thirty Meter Telescope Discussion II
 
     7PM - RSC - MoCo Makers Group
 
     7PM - RSC - MoCo Makers Group
     7:30PM - ASG - Light Pollution
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     7:30PM - ASG
February
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27 - 9AM - UMdEgS - Challenges and Strategies for Intra-articular Delivery of Drugs in the Treatment of Arthritis
1 - 10:15AM - UMdBS - Multisensory Foundations of Infant Speech Perception and Early Word Learning
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    10:15AM - UMdBS - NACS
3 - 3PM - RSC - Convolutions Neural Networks..... How a AI program recognizes a Dog from a Cat
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    11AM - IBBR - Engineering next generation mammalian cells for biotherapeutics with systems and synthetic biology
5 - 8PM - STScI - Your Place in the Stars
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    noon - UMdBS - ENTM
7 - 7PM - RSC - MoCo Makers Group
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    3:10PM - UMdGS
8 - 8PM - PSW - Supersymmetry and Multi-Dimensional Spacetimes
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29 - 3PM - RSC - Introductory Reinforcement Learning Series - Deep Q-Network
9 - 1:30PM - NCAS - debunking DARPA myths
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30 - 11AM - UMdPS - JQI
     7:30PM - NCA - Pulsar Timing Arrays Look for Mergers of Super-Massive Black Holes
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    noon - UMdBS - BEES
12 - 12:30PM - UMdBS - Estimating and using epigenetic clocks in bats
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    3PM - UMdPS - EPT
    4PM - UMdPS - Totally Random: Why Nobody Understands Quantum Mechanics
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    4PM - UMdBpS - Topological Data Analysis for Ring Channels in Intracellular Transport
    7:30PM - HacDC - monthly meeting
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    6:30PM - UMdSoT - Automatically Learning How to Evade Censorship (registration
17 - 3PM - RSC - Convolutions Neural Networks..... How a AI program recognizes a Dog from a Cat
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October
20 - 8PM - NASM - Lava Worlds to Living Worlds  How a NASA Mission Sparked the Search for Life Beyond the Solar System (ticket required)
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1 - 7PM - RSC - Introduction to locks and physical security systems
21 - 6:30PM - DASER - Botany (registration & photo ID required)
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    8PM - STScI - Black Holes and Gravitational Waves
     7PM - HAL - Ring rain and tar polluting Saturn: a new understanding of the interactions between Saturn and its rings.
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2 - 9AM - UMdEgS - A Designer's Toolkit for Constructing Complex Nanoparticle Libraries
22 - 10:15AM - UMdBS - Exercise builds a stress resilient brain
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3 - 11AM - UMdPS - Novel methods for simulating quantum many-body physics on classical and quantum computers
     noon - UMdBS - Gene drive and gene drive technologies as insect pest management tools.
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    12:30PM - UMdPS - Can we use future observations to improve current forecasts without cheating?
     8PM - PSW - Neural Mapping
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     4PM - UMdBS - Refereeing the postharvest food fight between Penicillium spp. and apple fruit via multi-omic approaches
26 - 11AM - Protein:protein recognition: Ubiquitin Proteasome-degradation (UPS) System and Membrane Surface Complexes from the Ras-family
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    4:05PM - UMdSS - Thirty Meter Telescope Discussion III
28 - 3:30PM - UMdES - Assimilation of Microwave Observations in the Rain-bands of Tropical Cyclones
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    6:30PM - CI NLS - The Magic and Mystery of Magnetic Resonance (registration recommended)
March
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4 - 9AM - UMdEgS - Stem Cell Commercialization and Transitioning from Academia to Industry
8 - 10:15AM - UMdBS - Neural circuits of aggression
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    10:15AM - UMdBS - Known and unknown in infant's language learning: a story of perception, categorization, and inference
     8PM - PSW - Blockchain in Commerce
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    noon - UMdBS - Bees, Pesticides, and Politics: Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Urban Landscapes
9 - 7:30PM - NCA - NICER: What - besides neutrons- is inside neutron stars?
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    1PM - UMdPS - Development and Utilization of Advanced Electron Microscopy techniques for Unique Insight into Materials Fabrication, Processing, and Performance
21 - 6:30PM - DASER - Representing the Invisible (registration & photo ID required)
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7 - 4PM - UMdBpS - Do differences make a difference: human immune responsiveness and single-cell variations
    7PM - HAL - Out of this World Astronomy: The Orbiting Astronomical Observatory-A2
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    7PM - GMUObs - Mountains and Craters on the Moon and the Rings of Saturn
22 - 8PM - PSW - Speakers on Venus
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9 - 9AM - UMdEgS - Surface Plasmon Resonant Nanomaterials for Promoting Catalytic Ethanol Oxidation to Extend Army Operational Endurance
26 - 4PM - UMdPS - Science and National Security
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10 - 2PM - UMdPS - Using resonant ultrasound spectroscopy to identify multi-component superconductors
29 - noon - UMdBS - Satellites, Drones, Sensors, and Robots: Novel Tools For Insect Population Management
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    3:30PM - UMdES - Manure Happens: Some Unintended Consequences of Feeding over Seven Billion Human Omnivores
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    4PM - UMdBS - Integrating Classical and Genomic Approaches for Turfgrass Improvement in North Carolina
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    6:30PM - CI CSE - The Transformative Power of CRISPR-Cas9 (registration required)
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11 - 10:15AM - UMdBS - Corticostriatal computations in learning and decision making
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17 - 11AM - UMdCS - Crystals and 3D Printing Polymers 12:30PM - UMdPS - Using machine learning to assess short term causal dependence and infer network links
 +
    4PM - UMdBS - Another Brick in the Wall: Regulating Cell Wall Synthesis in Plants
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    6:30PM - DASER - Informal Education (registration & photo ID required)
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18 - 1PM - UMdPS - Electrical Energy Storage: Near-term and Long-term Perspectives
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     3PM - UMdGS - House building, subdivision development and farming in (and below) the active rift zones of Kilauea and Mauna Loa volcanoes, island of Hawai'i: What could possibly go wrong?
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    8PM - PSW - Like Life  Bottom-Up Synthetic Biology
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23 - 9AM - UMdEgS - Towards Scalable Manufacturing of Nanocomposite Films and Membranes Using Capillarity
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    4PM - UMdPS - Earth Strikes Back: The DART Mission to Impact an Asteroid
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    6:30PM - CI CSE - Slow, Energy-efficient, and Mysterious Life Deep Within Earth's Crust (registration required)
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24 - 3:30PM - UMdES - Local atmosphere-ocean predictability: dynamical origins,lead times, and seasonality
 +
              UMdBS - Limits and possibilities of modality's effect on language: phonology through the lens of sign languages
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     4PM - UMdBS - Regulation of Plant Cell Expansion by SAUR-PPC.D Control Modules
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     7:30PM - ASG - Ghosts of Astronomies Past
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25 - 9AM - UMdEgS - Programmable DNA nanostructures for biomedical research
 +
    10:15AM - UMdBS - The challenges of learning complex behavioral sequences - lessons from songbirds
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    1PM - UMdPS - Materials Science Investigations to Advance Li-ion and Li Metal Batteries
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    3PM - UMdGS - Searching for the deep roots of arc volcanoes: results from iMUSH seismic imaging in the Washington Cascades
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28 - 4:30PM - UMdSS - New Advancements in our Understanding of AGN Feedback from the VLA and Beyond
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29 - 4PM - UMdPS - Machine Learning and the Scientific Method
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31 - 12:30PM - UMdPS - A putative mechanism for implicit learning in biological and artificial neural systems
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    4PM - UMdBS - Cell Expansion Control in Plant Growth and Reproduction
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November
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1 - 10:15AM - UMdBS - Connecting vision to behavior in Drosophila
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    noon - UMdBS - Algal contribution to trophic dynamics in heterotrophic streams: Impact on macroinvertebrate diversity and growth
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    3PM - UMdGS - Shakedowns, creeps, and other triggering events: investigating the relationship between water and earthquakes in California and Taiwan
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     8PM - PSW - Tess' Exoplanets  Results of the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite Mission
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4 - 6PM - GMUObs - This Isn't Your Grandaddy's Moon
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7 - 3:30PM - UMdES - Efforts to merge MODIS and VIIRS cloud property data records
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    6:30PM - CI NLS - The Biology of Corals, Basic Research and Environmental Health (registration recommended)
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8 - 9AM - UMdEgS - The blood microenvironment: the good, bad and the sticky
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    10:15AM - UMdBS - Building internal models in the cerebellum
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    noon - UMdBS - Impact of postharvest practices on Bt degradation in corn plants
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    1PM - UMdPS - Shape-Symmetry Incommensurate Polymer Crystals
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    3PM - UMdGS - Tracking volatile recycling in a heterogeneous mantle: Insights from the boron isotope composition of ocean island basalts
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14 - 3:30PM - UMdES - Aerosol Chemistry in Baltimore: Effects of Agriculture, Industry, and the Urban Heat Island
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              UMdBS - Reverse Engineering the Origins of Intelligence
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15 - 10:15AM - UMdBS - Comparative neurobiology of vocal communication
 +
    3PM - UMdGS - Azimuthal P-P seismic measurements: Past, present, and future
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    8PM - PSW - Global Autonomous Ocean Sensor Flotilla  ARGO and the Global Integrated Observation Strategy
 +
17 - 7PM - CSW/WCDG - Challenges in Forensic Separations (reservation requested - csw@acs.org, (202) 659-2650)
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18 - 5:30PM - GMUObs - Shedding Light on Gravitational Waves
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21 - 4PM - UMdBS - Plant Syntetic Biology will Revolutionize Agricultural Capabilities and Sustainability
 +
    7:30PM - ASG - Telescope show and tell night
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22 - 9AM - UMdEgS - Measuring mechanical forces at cell-cell junctions and the nuclear LINC complex
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    noon - UMdBS - Why socio-environmental research is so important: the role of UMD's National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC)
 
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Revision as of 23:40, 19 September 2019

See wiki.hacdc.org/index.php/Area_science_event_info for the "instruction manual" for this list. 20 - 9AM - UMdEgS - BeS 10:15AM - UMdBS - NACS 11AM - IBBR (at NIST) - Big Molecules with Big Motions You Want to See noon - UMdES - Updates from the recent NASA Health and Air Quality Applied Sciences Team Meeting UMdBS - Learning new biology from genome-wide maps of regulatory elements Isolation, Introgression, and Interference: phylogenetic insights on plant reproduction 1PM - UMdPS - The importance of Materials Porosity in Fuel Cell Performance at High Power and Use of Hydrogen Fuel Cells in Unmanned Air Vehicles 2PM - UMdMS - Geometry is basically just Lie theory with extra steps 3PM - UMdGS 3:15PM - UMdMS 8PM - PSW - Space Architecture for a Moon Village Designing for Space Habitation 9PM - UMdObs - Behind and Beyond Astronomy Picture of the Day 22 - 1PM - RSC - Linux / Unix User Group 23 - 11AM - IBBR - Directed development of methods in cellular electron tomography to answer functional questions in cell biology of infection and disease UMdPS - JQI noon - UMdBS - BEES 3PM - UMdPS - EPT 4:30PM - UMdSS - Particle Heating and Turbulence in Low Beta Reconnection with a Guide Field 7PM - GMUObs - Big, Bigger, Biggest in Our Extreme Universe 24 - 11AM - UMdPS - Two theories of strange and bad metals UMdCS - Spatial Domain Organization within the Homodimeric p66 Precursor of HIV-1 Reverse Transcriptase Probed by Double Electron-Electron Resonance EPR 12:30PM - UMdBS - EGS 4PM - UMdPS 25 - 9AM - UMdEgS - Integrated Synthesis-Capture Strategies for Viral Templated and Catalytically Active Palladium Nanoparticles Toward Multifunctional Membranes 11AM - UMdCS 3PM - UMdPS - LPS 3:15PM - UMdMS - What's new with Mathematica and Wolfram|Alpha 4:05PM - UMdSS - All the Cool Planets Are Found by Microlensing 5:30PM - UMdMS - Annual Google Tech Talk 26 - 11AM - UMdPS - NTS UMdCS - Development of High-Valent Aerobic Oxidation Catalysis noon - NOAA - Serving Coral Connections in the US Virgin Islands 12:30PM - UMdPS - Tree-like approximations and critical network cascades UMdBS - MOCB RIP 3:30PM - UMdES - Use of mixture-model track clustering to interpret tropical cyclone ensemble forecasts UMdBS - Events in Language and Cognition 4PM - UMdBS - PSL - Dissecting and Reconstructing Plant Metabolism with Synthetic Biology 4:05PM - UMdSS - Thirty Meter Telescope Discussion II 7PM - RSC - MoCo Makers Group 7:30PM - ASG 27 - 9AM - UMdEgS - Challenges and Strategies for Intra-articular Delivery of Drugs in the Treatment of Arthritis 10:15AM - UMdBS - NACS 11AM - IBBR - Engineering next generation mammalian cells for biotherapeutics with systems and synthetic biology noon - UMdBS - ENTM 3:10PM - UMdGS 29 - 3PM - RSC - Introductory Reinforcement Learning Series - Deep Q-Network 30 - 11AM - UMdPS - JQI noon - UMdBS - BEES 3PM - UMdPS - EPT 4PM - UMdBpS - Topological Data Analysis for Ring Channels in Intracellular Transport 6:30PM - UMdSoT - Automatically Learning How to Evade Censorship (registration October 1 - 7PM - RSC - Introduction to locks and physical security systems 8PM - STScI - Black Holes and Gravitational Waves 2 - 9AM - UMdEgS - A Designer's Toolkit for Constructing Complex Nanoparticle Libraries 3 - 11AM - UMdPS - Novel methods for simulating quantum many-body physics on classical and quantum computers 12:30PM - UMdPS - Can we use future observations to improve current forecasts without cheating? 4PM - UMdBS - Refereeing the postharvest food fight between Penicillium spp. and apple fruit via multi-omic approaches 4:05PM - UMdSS - Thirty Meter Telescope Discussion III 6:30PM - CI NLS - The Magic and Mystery of Magnetic Resonance (registration recommended) 4 - 9AM - UMdEgS - Stem Cell Commercialization and Transitioning from Academia to Industry 10:15AM - UMdBS - Known and unknown in infant's language learning: a story of perception, categorization, and inference noon - UMdBS - Bees, Pesticides, and Politics: Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Urban Landscapes 1PM - UMdPS - Development and Utilization of Advanced Electron Microscopy techniques for Unique Insight into Materials Fabrication, Processing, and Performance 7 - 4PM - UMdBpS - Do differences make a difference: human immune responsiveness and single-cell variations 7PM - GMUObs - Mountains and Craters on the Moon and the Rings of Saturn 9 - 9AM - UMdEgS - Surface Plasmon Resonant Nanomaterials for Promoting Catalytic Ethanol Oxidation to Extend Army Operational Endurance 10 - 2PM - UMdPS - Using resonant ultrasound spectroscopy to identify multi-component superconductors 3:30PM - UMdES - Manure Happens: Some Unintended Consequences of Feeding over Seven Billion Human Omnivores 4PM - UMdBS - Integrating Classical and Genomic Approaches for Turfgrass Improvement in North Carolina 6:30PM - CI CSE - The Transformative Power of CRISPR-Cas9 (registration required) 11 - 10:15AM - UMdBS - Corticostriatal computations in learning and decision making 17 - 11AM - UMdCS - Crystals and 3D Printing Polymers 12:30PM - UMdPS - Using machine learning to assess short term causal dependence and infer network links 4PM - UMdBS - Another Brick in the Wall: Regulating Cell Wall Synthesis in Plants 6:30PM - DASER - Informal Education (registration & photo ID required) 18 - 1PM - UMdPS - Electrical Energy Storage: Near-term and Long-term Perspectives 3PM - UMdGS - House building, subdivision development and farming in (and below) the active rift zones of Kilauea and Mauna Loa volcanoes, island of Hawai'i: What could possibly go wrong? 8PM - PSW - Like Life Bottom-Up Synthetic Biology 23 - 9AM - UMdEgS - Towards Scalable Manufacturing of Nanocomposite Films and Membranes Using Capillarity 4PM - UMdPS - Earth Strikes Back: The DART Mission to Impact an Asteroid 6:30PM - CI CSE - Slow, Energy-efficient, and Mysterious Life Deep Within Earth's Crust (registration required) 24 - 3:30PM - UMdES - Local atmosphere-ocean predictability: dynamical origins,lead times, and seasonality UMdBS - Limits and possibilities of modality's effect on language: phonology through the lens of sign languages 4PM - UMdBS - Regulation of Plant Cell Expansion by SAUR-PPC.D Control Modules 7:30PM - ASG - Ghosts of Astronomies Past 25 - 9AM - UMdEgS - Programmable DNA nanostructures for biomedical research 10:15AM - UMdBS - The challenges of learning complex behavioral sequences - lessons from songbirds 1PM - UMdPS - Materials Science Investigations to Advance Li-ion and Li Metal Batteries 3PM - UMdGS - Searching for the deep roots of arc volcanoes: results from iMUSH seismic imaging in the Washington Cascades 28 - 4:30PM - UMdSS - New Advancements in our Understanding of AGN Feedback from the VLA and Beyond 29 - 4PM - UMdPS - Machine Learning and the Scientific Method 31 - 12:30PM - UMdPS - A putative mechanism for implicit learning in biological and artificial neural systems 4PM - UMdBS - Cell Expansion Control in Plant Growth and Reproduction November 1 - 10:15AM - UMdBS - Connecting vision to behavior in Drosophila noon - UMdBS - Algal contribution to trophic dynamics in heterotrophic streams: Impact on macroinvertebrate diversity and growth 3PM - UMdGS - Shakedowns, creeps, and other triggering events: investigating the relationship between water and earthquakes in California and Taiwan 8PM - PSW - Tess' Exoplanets Results of the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite Mission 4 - 6PM - GMUObs - This Isn't Your Grandaddy's Moon 7 - 3:30PM - UMdES - Efforts to merge MODIS and VIIRS cloud property data records 6:30PM - CI NLS - The Biology of Corals, Basic Research and Environmental Health (registration recommended) 8 - 9AM - UMdEgS - The blood microenvironment: the good, bad and the sticky 10:15AM - UMdBS - Building internal models in the cerebellum noon - UMdBS - Impact of postharvest practices on Bt degradation in corn plants 1PM - UMdPS - Shape-Symmetry Incommensurate Polymer Crystals 3PM - UMdGS - Tracking volatile recycling in a heterogeneous mantle: Insights from the boron isotope composition of ocean island basalts 14 - 3:30PM - UMdES - Aerosol Chemistry in Baltimore: Effects of Agriculture, Industry, and the Urban Heat Island UMdBS - Reverse Engineering the Origins of Intelligence 15 - 10:15AM - UMdBS - Comparative neurobiology of vocal communication 3PM - UMdGS - Azimuthal P-P seismic measurements: Past, present, and future 8PM - PSW - Global Autonomous Ocean Sensor Flotilla ARGO and the Global Integrated Observation Strategy 17 - 7PM - CSW/WCDG - Challenges in Forensic Separations (reservation requested - csw@acs.org, (202) 659-2650) 18 - 5:30PM - GMUObs - Shedding Light on Gravitational Waves 21 - 4PM - UMdBS - Plant Syntetic Biology will Revolutionize Agricultural Capabilities and Sustainability 7:30PM - ASG - Telescope show and tell night 22 - 9AM - UMdEgS - Measuring mechanical forces at cell-cell junctions and the nuclear LINC complex noon - UMdBS - Why socio-environmental research is so important: the role of UMD's National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC)