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Science Cafe | Life after Death: Element Creation in Stellar Explosions, Nov. 1

Dr. Zach Meisel

Science Café presents Dr. Zachary Meisel discussing “Life after Death: Element Creation in Stellar Explosions,”on Wednesday, Nov. 1, at 5 p.m. at the Baker Center Front Room. Meisel, Assistant Professor of Physics & Astronomy at Ohio University, will discuss how star death produces chemical elements and how nuclear astrophysics try […]

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November 1, 2017 at 11:59 pmEvents

Science Cafe | Is Corrosion like Corruption? What’s the Cost? Can It be Stopped? Nov. 15

Srdjan Nesic

Science Café presents Srdjan Nesic on “Is Corrosion like Corruption? What’s the cost? Can it be stopped?” on Wednesday, Nov. 15, at 5 p.m. at the Baker Center Front Room. Corrosion is the chemical disintegration of a metallic infrastructure, including pipelines, bridges, power plants, refineries, cars, trains and planes; nearly […]

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November 1, 2017 at 8:30 pmEvents

Science Cafe | You are Getting Sleeeepy…, Oct. 11

Dr. Julie Suhr

Science Café presents Dr. Julie Suhr discussing “You are Getting Sleeeepy…” on Wednesday, Oct. 11, at 5 p.m. at the Baker Center Front Room. Not sleeping can have implications for everybody, but the effects can vary significantly by age. Suhr, Professor of Psychology, will discuss these issues during the Science […]

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October 1, 2017 at 9:30 pmEvents

Science Cafe | Harvest the Past, Feed the Future: Reviving the Legacy of Ancient Appalachian Crops, Oct. 18

Dr. Paul Patton

Science Café presents Dr. Paul Patton discussing “Harvest the Past, Feed the Future: Reviving the Legacy of Ancient Appalachian Crops” on Wednesday, Oct. 18, at 5 p.m. at the Baker Center Front Room. Patton is Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Food Studies and Director of OHIO Archaeological Field School. Ever […]

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October 1, 2017 at 7:45 pmEvents

Science Cafe | Secrets and Perils of the Southern Ocean, Sept. 20

Dr. Lisa Crockett

Science Café presents Dr. Lisa Crockett discussing “Secrets and Perils of the Southern Ocean” on Wednesday, Sept. 20, at 5 p.m. at the Baker Center Front Room. Crockett, Professor of Biological Sciences, focuses her research on what physiological and biochemical processes limit the ability of Antarctic fishes to tolerate increasing […]

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September 1, 2017 at 7:15 pmEvents

Science Cafe Kicks Off with Lisa Crockett on Sept. 20

Dr. Lisa Crockett

The 2017-18 lineup for Ohio University’s Science Café kicks off Sept. 20 with Dr. Lisa Crockett, Professor of Biological Sciences, and includes speakers from psychology, anthropology, engineering and more. Events are held on Wednesdays at 5 p.m. in the Front Room at Baker University Center. They are free and open to students, […]

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August 2, 2017 at 11:30 amEvents

Botte Discusses Importance of Electrochemical Engineering at Science Cafe

Dr. Gerardine Botte

By Amanda Biederman NQPI editorial intern In recent years, the need for sustainable manufacturing has become increasingly apparent. In a recent Science Cafe presentation, Dr. Gerardine Botte discussed how electrochemical engineering can be used to minimize costs and environmental impact at the industrial scale. Botte, Distinguished Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular […]

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April 6, 2017 at 12:58 amNews