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Research Calendar

July
23

Friday

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Lilian Bonjourne de Almeida

10:00 am - 12:00 pm | Videoconference | Dissertation Title: Drivers of mammalian communities in remnant forests: a case study in the Atlantic Forest, Southeastern Brazil Program of Study: EFB Conservation Biology Major Professor: Jacqueline Frair | Contact: Diane Kiernan, 315-470-6577


July
26

Monday

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Richard List

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Videoconference | Dissertation Title: The Effect of Environmental Conditioning Upon Hydroxide Accessibility and Crystallinity of Native Wood Fibers Program of Study: Paper Science and Engineering Major Professors: Robert Meyer & Mark Driscoll | Contact: John Wagner, 315-470-6971


July
28

Wednesday

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Michael Petroni

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Videoconference | ONGOING —continues through Monday, July 26, 2021 | Dissertation Title: Utilizing Geospatial Risk Assessment Datasets to Enable Informed Public Decision Making in Environmental Health Program of Study: ESC Environmental & Natural Resources Policy Major Professor: Mary Collins | Contact: Thomas Horton, 315-470-6743


July
30

Friday

MS Thesis Defense - Shaoming Jiang

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Microsoft Teams | Thesis Title: Optimization and kinetic analysis of Lactobacillus Pentosus using fructose for lactic acid fermentation Program of Study: PBE Bioprocess Engineering Major Professor: Shijie Liu | Contact: Danilo Fernando, 315-470-6746


August
13

Friday

PhD Capstone Seminar - "From Beer to Bioplastics: Valorization of an Agro-Industrial Waste Stream"

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 210 Walters Hall and Zoom | Zoom Link. | Capstone: Christopher M. Thomas PhD in Bioprocess Engineering Title "From Beer to Bioplastics: Valorization of an Agro-Industrial Waste Stream" Date Friday, August 13th Time 11:00am - 12:00 pm Location 210 Walters Hall and Zoom via https://zoom.us/j/96714695040?pwd=blFyYUkxTG55UTllbmYxeVYxdzhRUT09 Meeting ... Read More | Contact: Barb Scharf, 315-470-6501

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Christopher M. Thomas

12:15 pm - 2:15 pm | 210 Walters Hall or Zoom | Dissertation Title: From Beer to Bioplastics: Valorization of an Agro-industrial Waste Stream Program of Study: Bioprocess Engineering Co-Major Professors: Bandaru V. Ramarao & Deepak Kumar | Contact: Joshua Drew


August
17

Tuesday

MS Thesis Defense - Andrew Janik

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: Mycobacteriosis and control in zebrafish Program of Study: EB Fish & Wildlife Biology and Management Major Professor: Christopher Whipps | Contact: Mohammad Razkenari, 315-470-4867


August
19

Thursday

MS Thesis Defense - Michael Rosenthal

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Videoconference | Thesis Title: Beaver Impacts on Small Mammal and Bat Communities in the Central Adirondacks Program of Study: EFB Conservation Biology Co-Major Professors: John Stella & Shannon Farrell | Contact: Robin Hoffman, 315-470-6546


September
20

Monday

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense - Rea Manderino

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | TBD | Dissertation Title: Environmental drivers modulate parasitism of native giant silk moths by an exotic biological control agent Program of Study: Environmental and Forest Biology Entomology Major Professor: Dylan Parry | Contact: Ruth Owens, 315-470-4780