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IMS seminars – Fall 2013

These seminars are on Wednesdays at 3:30 pm, presented in Juneau (Lena Point 101) and Fairbanks (O'Neill 201), and shared by video conference.

September

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18

Ying-Chih Fang PhD Proposal Presentation, Oceanography
Mapping the Northeastern Chukchi Sea Surface Currents and their Dynamical Response Under Different Environmental Conditions

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25

Michelle Shero PhD Proposal Presentation, Marine Biology
What makes a year-round athlete?: Seasonal changes in Weddell seal (Leptonychotes weddellii) physiological condition and links with diving behavior

October

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2

Jonathan Whitefield


Heather McEachen
Modelling the long- and short-term Bering Strait transport

Arctic zooplanton advection and relative abundance in the Bering Strait

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9

Brandon Hassett
PhD Proposal, Oceanography
Diversity and functional role of chytrids in Arctic marine ecosystems

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16

Janne Søreide University Centre in Svalbard
Ecological effects of earlier sea ice retreat on overwintering Arctic zooplankton

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23

Olivia Lee Postdoctoral Fellow, Geophysical Institute
Early diving and foraging behavior of northern fur seal pups from Bering Island, Russia

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30

Christopher Latty PhD Proposal Presentation, Marine Biology
Prevalence, Sources, and Effects of Elevated Strontium in Boreal Nesting Duck Eggs

November

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6

Eric Collins SFOS – Biological Oceanography
Polar Marine Science in the Genomics Era

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13

Suzie Teerlink PhD Proposal Presentation, Marine Biology
A closer look at humpback whales near Juneau and exploration of innovative methods

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20

Adrian Gall PhD Proposal Presentation, Oceanography
Influence of physical and biological oceanography on seabird community structure in the northeastern Chukchi Sea

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27

Alex Ravelo PhD Proposal Presentation, Marine Biology
Epibenthic communities on the Alaskan Arctic shelves

December

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4

Terry Chapin UAF Professor Emeritus, Biology & Wildlife/IAB
Fostering Resilience of the Arctic System

    Alyssa Frothingham M.S. Fisheries graduate student
Exploring otolith chemistry in Arctic cod from the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas
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11

Sarah Apsens M.S. Fisheries graduate student
Fish diets in the Beaufort Sea
    Lauren Bell M.S. Marine Biology graduate student
Tracing the influence of terrestrial matter across lower trophic level food webs of the eastern Beaufort slope

    Jessie Turner

M.S. student
Investigating the influence of increasing freshwater input on carbon chemistry in Cook Inlet
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18

Pallavi Hariharan
M.S. student
Distributions of zooplankton in the Northeastern Chukchi Sea in relation to water masses
    Kyle Dilliplaine M.S. student
Oil Entrainment and Migration in Biota Laden Sea-Ice