Department of Biological Science

at Florida State University

BioNotes, 16-03-14


March 14 through March 18, 2016

Monday, March 14, 10:00 am, 2057 KIN—DISSERTATION DEFENSE, "The sine oculis homologue six7 maintains photoreceptor diversity and patterning in the diurnal zebrafish retina," Mailin Sotolongo-Lopez, Department of Biological Science, Florida State University. Advisor: Dr. James M. Fadool.

Monday, March 14, 11:00 am, 1302 COM—GENOMICS/PROTEOMICS GROUP MEETING, "Exploring your own genomic data sets with the UCSC genome browser," Dr. Daniel Vera, Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine, FSU.

Monday, March 14, 12:00 pm, KIN 2057—POSTDOCTORAL MENTORING WORKSHOP LECTURE AND LUNCH, "Laboratory management of people," Dr. David M. Gilbert, Department of Biological Science, FSU. Host: Erminia Fardone, PostDoctoral Affairs representative for Biological Science.

Monday, March 14, 7:00 pm, 1024 KIN—FRIENDS OF THE APPALACHICOLA NATIONAL FOREST PRESENTATION, "Adapting longleaf silviculture to the Southeast's changing climate," Seth W. Bigelow, Ph.D., Forest Ecologist, Joseph W. Jones Ecological Research Center, Newton, GA. Host: Dr. Todd Engstrom, Courtesy Faculty, Department of Biological Science.

Tuesday, March 15, 11:15 am, 112 KLB—BIOCHEMISTRY/STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY SEMINAR, "Automatic interpretation of near-atomic resolution cryoEM data," Dr. Frank DiMaio, Institute for Protein Design and Department of Biochemistry, University of Washington, Seattle, WA. Host: Dr. Scott Stagg.

Wednesday, March 16, 12:00 pm, 1306 COM—BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES SEMINAR, "Influence of early experience on sensory and non-sensory processing," Dr. Dan H. Sanes, Professor of Neural Science and Psychology, New York University, New York, NY.

Wednesday, March 16, 3:35 pm, 101 LOV—MATHEMATICS/BIOMATH SPECIAL COLLOQUIUM, "Seeing the wood for the trees with mathematical modelling," Professor Helen Byrne, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK. Host: Dr. Harsh Jain, Department of Mathematics, Florida State University.

Thursday, March 17, 9:30 am, 2057 KIN—PLANT SCIENCES SEMINAR, no meeting.

Thursday, March 17, 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE COLLOQUIUM, "Ecological genetics of adaptation in natural populations of Arabidopsis," Dr. Doug Schemske, Department of Plant Biology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI. Host: Dr. Thomas E. Miller.

Thursday, March 17, 7:00 pm, 1024 KIN—TRIBETA NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY COLLOQUIUM, "I'm sorry, there isn't a cure for temporal lobe epilepsy," Dr. Sanjay Kumar, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Florida State University College of Medicine. Host: Mr. Eduardo Davila, BBB President. Sponsor: D. Fadool.

Friday, March 18, 4:00 pm, 1024 KIN—ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION SEMINAR, "Evolution in the tropics: Dobzhansky revisited," Dr. Doug Schemske, Department of Plant Biology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI. Host: Dr. Thomas E. Miller.

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