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Polymers 2

Presenter: Caroline Hinrichs

From  Matt Gorney on July 17th, 2020 10 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  Matt Gorney on July 10th, 2020 54 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 7 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 30 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 35 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 14 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 20 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 3 plays

Ezra's Round Table - Ian Parry: Getting Energy Prices Right: From Principle to Practice

This talk will discuss (based on a recent IMF study) how developed and developing countries alike might put into practice the principle of ‘getting prices right’ to address the major…

From  E. Cornelius on May 4th, 2018 13 plays

ORIE Colloquium, 2013-02-14 - Yehua Wei: Understanding the Effectiveness of Sparse Process Flexibility

ORIE Colloquium: Yehua Wei (MIT) - Understanding the Effectivness of Sparse Process Flexibility Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 3:00pm Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253 The seminal paper of Jordan and…

From  E. Cornelius on April 30th, 2018 12 plays