Banse Seminar Series

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The Banse Oceanography Seminar Series is named in honor of Dr. Karl Banse, who was recently named as a AAAS fellow, honored for his continuing work on the ecology of the plankton.  This year's quarter-long seminar series is being held during Winter Quarter (2020), organized by Dr. Jodi Young.  The series will be held on Wednesdays from 2:30 to 3:50 in the Ocean Sciences Building, room 425.

Upcoming Seminars

Jan 8             

Colleen Hoffman, School of Oceanography, UW

The changing paradigm of hydrothermal iron and ligands in hydrothermal plumes


Jan 15           

Anna Boyar and Khadijah Homolka, School of Oceanography, UW

Pairing Academic Research and Allyship in the Face of Climate Change


Jan 22           

Julie Barber, Senior Shellfish Biologist, Swinomish Indian Tribe

Treaty fishing rights and tribal science: An example from the Swinomish Fisheries Department


Jan 29           

Evan Soloman, School of Oceanography, UW

A decade digging in the mud - investigating the role of continental margin sediment diagenesis in marine geochemical cycles


Feb 5             

Howard Spero, Earth and Planetary Sciences, UC Davis

Improving Paleoceanographic Reconstructions: Carbon Isotopes, the Carbonate Ion Effect and Other Long-Ignored Problems


Feb 12           

Seth Book, EPA Coordinator, Skokomish Indian Tribe

Skokomish Tribe Water Quality Program: Monitoring Harmful Algal Toxins, Coccolithophores and fish kills in the Hood Canal 


Feb 19           

Karl Banse, School of Oceanography, UW

Do we live in a bottom-up controlled but top-down regulated world, including the micrometer-sized aquatic cells?


Feb 26           

Sarah Frias-Torres, Coral Reef Scientist, Vulcan Inc.

Restoring Reefs Using Corals Adapted to Climate Change


Mar 4             

Emily Shroyer, CEOAS, Oregon State University

The 2018 Monsoon Onset in the Bay of Bengal


Mar 11          

Brian Rosenberg, Hydrodynamicist, Oscilla Power

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