Research Seminars

The Academy host a series of scientific seminars throughout the year sponsored by the Academy’s chapter of Sigma Xi. These technical seminars are intended for scientists and college-level students. Guests from other research and higher education institutions and organizations are encouraged to attend.

Those interested in presenting their research at the Academy should contact Makiri Sei at seminars@ansp.org 

These seminars are typically held during the Fall, Winter, and Spring. All seminars are held at 12 noon in the Academy’s Darwin Room unless otherwise noted.

Winter/Spring 2017

January 13
Thomas Belton, Patrick Center of Ecological Research, ANS
“What Lies Beneath – Barnegat Bay”
January 27
Walter Yerk, Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, Drexel University
“Of Drops and Leaves: a Quest for Rainfall Interception by Urban Vegetation”
February 10
Stefanie Kroll, Patrick Center of Ecological Research, ANS
TBA
February 24
Therese Catanach, Department of Ornithology, ANS
TBA
March 6 (Monday)
TBA 
TBA
March 17, 12 noon
Benoit Dayrat, Department of Biology, Pennsylvania State University
TBA
April 14
Amy Savage, Department of Biology, Rutgers University
TBA
April 28
Nina Desianti, BEES, Drexel University
TBA
May 12
Lauren Sallan, Department of Earth and Environmental Science, University of Pennsylvania
TBA