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DEA1500_20201021_Lecture17 Gary Evans

This second lecture finishes up discussing one HER Process: Stress which is a helpful model of how the physical environment can influence human health and wellbeing. At the beginning of the lecture,…

From  Terri Jackson on February 23rd, 2021 4 plays

Polymers 2

Presenter: Caroline Hinrichs

From  Kenny Berkowitz on July 17th, 2020 33 plays

Searching for Spineless Wonders in the Ocean

Drew Harvell’s research uses Cornell’s Blaschka collection of glass invertebrates as a time capsule to find and film the living matches of these specimens in today’s oceans on SCUBA…

From  Kenny Berkowitz on July 10th, 2020 84 plays

IES Conversation Series: Maria Goula and Marina Cervera Alonso de Medina Interview

The Institute for European Studies hosted "Conversations on European Matters in the Midst of a Pandemic" on May 13th, 2020. This interview was part of a series of conversations with…

From  Claire Swensen on May 13th, 2020 20 plays

Coral Bleaching and Disease

Zoom Recording ID: 98352894285 UUID: titT4OXtQPKl+iggB83cnw== Meeting Time: 2020-04-20T20:07:22Z

From  Drew Harvell on April 20th, 2020 46 plays

Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar - Peter Adams: Bringing atmospheric chemical transport modeling into societal decision-making

Society faces the need to overhaul energy and transportation systems to meet climate change and other challenges. These decisions typically have very large “co-benefits” in terms of air…

From  E. Cornelius on May 16th, 2018 10 plays

Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar - Douglas Dockery: Measuring the Health Benefits of Fine Particle Air Pollution Controls

Professor Dockery has studied the health effects of air pollution exposures in populations for over 35 years. Long-term follow-up studies have shown particulate air pollution is associated with…

From  E. Cornelius on May 16th, 2018 39 plays

Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar - Anu Ramaswami: An Integrated Infrastructure-Systems Approach for Developing Environmentally Sustainable and Healthy Cities in China, India & U.S.A.

Cities would not function without infrastructures (defined broadly) that provide water, energy, food, shelter, waste management, transportation/connectivity and public spaces to more than half the…

From  E. Cornelius on May 16th, 2018 16 plays

Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar: Jerald L. Schnoor (Iowa) - Water Sustainability and Climate Change

Friday, April 11, 2014 at 12:00pm Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253 Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar: Jerald L. Schnoor (Iowa) - Water Sustainability and Climate Change Water is a vital renewable…

From  E. Cornelius on May 14th, 2018 22 plays

ORIE Colloquium, 2014-10-07 - Bruce Turnbull: Interim Monitoring of Clinical Trials: Decision Theory, Dynamic Programming and Optimal Stopping

There are currently over 33,000 clinical trials being conducted worldwide according to the registry clinicaltrial.gov. These are very expensive, often costing tens or even hundreds of millions of…

From  E. Cornelius on May 4th, 2018 4 plays