FSU - Biological Science

Department of Biological Science

at Florida State University

BioNotes, 12-01-30


January 30 through February 3, 2012

Monday, January 30, 4:00 pm, 1003 CSL—INTEGRATIVE NANOSCIENCE INSTITUTE SEMINAR, "Nonblinking semiconductor nanocrystals: suppression of nonradiative Auger," Dr. Alexander Efros, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC.

Tuesday, January 31, 10:00 am, 1306 COM—NIKON MICROSCOPY IMAGING DEMONSTRATION, "Advanced confocal techniques," Joel Silfies, Nikon Senior Applications Specialist.

Tuesday, January 31, 11:15 am, 112 KLB—BIOCHEMISTRY/STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY SEMINAR, "Nuclear cardiac troponins and actin in native ventricular cardiomyocytes," Faizal Asumda, Institute of Molecular Biophysics, FSU. Host: Dr. P. Bryant Chase.

Tuesday, January 31, 1:00 pm, 1306 COM—NIKON MICROSCOPY IMAGING DEMONSTRATION, "Super resolution microscopy: imaging beyond the diffraction limit," Joel Silfies, Nikon Senior Applications Specialist.

Wednesday, February 1, 12:00 pm, 1306 COM—BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES SEMINAR, None scheduled..

Wednesday, February 1, 2:30 pm, 1003 CSL—SPECIAL EARTH, OCEAN AND ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE SEMINAR, "Carbon and nitrogen cycling within the sediment microbial community," Dr. Amber K. Hardison, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island. Host: Dr. Markus Huettel. Dr. Hardison is a candidate for a faculty position in the Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science.

Thursday, February 2, 9:30 am, 2057 KIN—PLANT SCIENCES SEMINAR, None scheduled.

Thursday, February 2, 12:00 pm, 1400 MSB—COLLEGE OF MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS, "Matching payments to patient needs: why old 'capitation' models failed and how we can do better," Dr. Arlene Ash, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester. Host: Dr. Gail R. Bellamy.

Thursday, February 2, 3:30 pm, 208 BIO—BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE FACULTY MEETING

Thursday, February 2, 5:30 pm, A113 COE—CHEMICAL AND BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING SEMINAR, "The development of scalable manufacturing processes for human pluripotent stem cell (hPSC) derived therepeutics," Dr. Yan Li, Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, FSU. Host: FSU Student Chapter of the Biomedical Engineering Society.

Thursday, February 2, 7:30 pm, 1024 KIN—FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY MEETING, "Florida's central Panhandle: undersurveyed, undiscovered. Our trek into no man's land." Edwin J. Keppner, National Marine Fisheries Service, retired, and Lisa A. Keppner, Keppner Biological Services. Social hour begins at 7:00 p.m

Friday, February 3, 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION SEMINAR, "The effect of habitat fragmentation on plant-pollinator interaction networks," Brian Spiesman, Department of Biological Science, FSU. Host: Dr. Brian D. Inouye.

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