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Colloquia & Speaker Series

Fall 2018

School of Science Colloquium Series – Fall 2018

 

Date:         September 25, 2018 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   Ed 212

“The Great Epidemic, 100 Years Later”

Gina Kolata, New York Times writer and best-selling author


Date:         October 2, 2018 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   Education 212

(R)evolution? The Future of Computer Simulation of Matter

Alán Aspuru-Guzik, Professor of Chemistry and Computer Science, University of Toronto


Date:         October 23, 2018 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   P 101
School of Science Faculty Research Colloquium

Tamika Royal-Thomas, Mathematics and Statistics
Zaara Sarwar, Biology


Date:         November 27, 2018 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   P 101

School of Science Faculty Research Colloquium

Tracy Kress, Biology
Sharif Mohammad Shahnewaz Ferdouz, Computer Science

 

TCNJ-Novo Nordisk Lecture Series – Fall 2018

Date:          October 12, 2018 (Fri.)
Time:          12:00 – 1:30 pm

  • Lunch Reception: 12:00 – 12:30 pm
  • Lecture: 12:30 – 1:15 pm
  • Q&A and Discussion: 1:15 – 1:30 pm

Location:   Education 212

Understanding How ‘Real World’ Data Help Improve Patient Outcomes

Dr. Rahul Ganguly, Executive Director of Health Economics Outcomes Research and Data Analytics, Novo Nordisk, Inc.

 

Biology Colloquium Series – Fall 2018

 

Date:         October 26, 2018 (Fri.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   P 101

How Microbial Sequencing Solves Hospital Mysteries

Dr. Tara Palmore, Hospital Epidemiologist, NIH Clinical Center


Date:         November 9, 2018 (Fri.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   P 101

Fats in My Muscle? How Myocellular Lipids Contribute to Pathologies

Dr. Mitchell Sitnick, TCNJ Alum, Assistant Professor of Biology, Montclair University


Date:         November 16, 2018 (Fri.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   P 101

The Greatest Generation: The Pollen Lifecycle in Aquatic Plants

Dr. Mackenzie L. Taylor, Creighton University

 

Chemistry Colloquium Series – Fall 2018

 

Date:         September 13, 2018 (Thurs.)
Time:         3:30 – 4:30 pm
Location:   C 121

Using Spectroscopy and Chemometrics to Address the Global Challenge of Access to Clean Water

Dr. Todd Pagano, Rochester Institute of Technology, National Technical Institute for the Deaf


Date:         October 2, 2018 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   Education 212

(R)evolution? The Future of Computer Simulation of Matter

Alán Aspuru-Guzik, Professor of Chemistry and Computer Science, University of Toronto

 

Computer Science Colloquium Series – Fall 2018

 

 


Date:         September 18, 2018 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   P 101


Date:         October 2, 2018 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   Education 212

(R)evolution? The Future of Computer Simulation of Matter

Alán Aspuru-Guzik, Professor of Chemistry and Computer Science, University of Toronto


Date:         November 2, 2018 (Fri.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   STEM 102

Virtual Reality and Serious Games

Sharif Mohammad Shahnewaz Ferdous, TCNJ


Date:         November 20, 2018 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   TBD

Buildings, People, and Human Behavior

Davide Schaumann, Rutgers University

Mathematics and Statistics Colloquium Series – Fall 2018

 

Date:         September 7, 2018 (Fri.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   P 229

Mathematical modeling of the development of T cells in neonatal mice

Edward Lee, PhD., Albert Einstein College of Medicine


Date:         September 26, 2018 (Wed.)
Time:         11:00 – 11:50am
Location:   SCP 230


Date:         October 9, 2018 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   SCP 229

 

Physics Colloquium Series – Fall 2018

 

Date:         October 2, 2018 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   Education 212

(R)evolution? The Future of Computer Simulation of Matter

Alán Aspuru-Guzik, Professor of Chemistry and Computer Science, University of Toronto


Date:         October 19, 2018 (Fri.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:    TBD

Mitchell Revalski, Georgia State University


Date:         November 6, 2018 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:    TBD

TBD


Date:         November 16, 2018 (Fri.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:    TBD

TBD


Spring 2019

School of Science Colloquium Series – Spring 2019

Date:         March 26, 2019 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm (lunch served at 12:00 pm)
Location:  Education 212

Towards a More Diverse and Inclusive Computing Community 

Janice E. Cuny, Ph.D., National Science Foundation


Date:        April 2, 2019 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm (lunch served at 12:15 pm)
Location:  Education 212


Date:        April 23, 2019 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm 
Location:  SCP 101

School of Science Faculty Research Colloquium

Dr. David Reimer, Mathematics and Statistics
Dr. Jeffery Erickson, Biology


TCNJ-Novo Nordisk Lecture Series – Spring 2019

Date:          February 19, 2019 (Tues.)
Time:         12:00 – 1:30 pm
(Lunch Reception & Lecture)

Location:   Education 212

Diabetes is a Cardiovascular Disease – So Now We Need to Treat it as One

Dr. Cory Gamble, DO, FACOI, FACE, Medical Director Novo Nordisk, Inc.

 

Biology Colloquium Series – Spring 2019


Date:         February 8, 2019 (Fri.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   P 101

Human impacts on blue crabs in Barnegat Bay

Dr. Paul Jivoff, Rider University


Date:         February 22, 2019 (Fri.)
Time:        12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   P 101

What the Funding?

Dr. Benjamin Corb, American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Date:         March 8, 2019 (Fri.)
Time:        12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   P 101

Copy Number Variation in Vertebrate Evolution and Human Disease

Dr. Craig Lowe, Duke University


Date:         April 26, 2019 (Fri.)
Time:        12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   P 101

The Love and Hate of Dandelions: the Biological Background for their Symbolism in Contemporary Society

Dr. Lena Struwe, Rutgers University


 

Chemistry Colloquium Series – Spring 2019

Date:         March 6, 2019 (Wed.)
Time:         11:00 – 11:50 am
Location:    C 121

Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea

Dr. Don Nuzzio, Analytical Instrument Systems, Inc.


Date:         March 27, 2019 (Wed.)
Time:         11:00 – 11:50 am
Location:    C 121

Dr. Joe Macor

TCNJ Alum, Universal Display Corporation


Date:        April 17, 2019 (Wed.)
Time:         11:00 – 11:50 am
Location:    C 121

How a Local Company Manufactures a Chemical Diamond Coating in an Environmentally Advanced Facility

Michael Feldstein, President and Director of Innovation, Surface Technology, Inc.


Computer Science Colloquium Series – Spring 2019

 

Date:         February 1, 2019 (Fri.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   Education 113

UI Test: to automate or not to, is that even a question?

Junmin Liu, Bloomberg Princeton


Date:        March 26, 2019 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   Education 212

Towards A More Inclusive and Diverse Computing Community

Janice E. Cuny

National Science Foundation


Date:        April 29, 2019 (Mon.)
Time:        5:30 – 6:30 pm
Location:  Forcina 226

Biye Li, Engineering Manager, Machine Learning Team


 

Mathematics and Statistics Colloquium Series – Spring 2019

 

Date:         February 12, 2019 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:20pm
Location:   TBD

Growth in groups via linear algebra

Samuel Taylor, Temple University


Date:         February 27, 2019 (Wed.)
Time:         11:00 – 11:50am
Location:   TBD

Breaking the Enigma the First Time

David Saltman, Center for Communications Research


Date:         March 12, 2019 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   TBD

How do mathematicians believe?

Brian Katz, Augustana College


Date:        March 27, 2019 (Wed.)
Time:         11:00 – 11:50 am
Location:  SCP 229


Date:         April 9, 2019 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   TBD

Outlier Detection in Dynamic Functional Models

Andrada Ivanescu,Montclair State University


 

 

Physics Colloquium Series – Spring 2019

Date:         April 2, 2019 (Tues.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:  P 117


Date:         April 19, 2019 (Fri.)
Time:         12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location:   TBD

Plasma, Fusion and PPPL: The Quest for Making a Star on Earth

Dr. Arturo Dominguez, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory

 

 

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