Tag: NAS

Faculty note: Prof. Bakshi has new publication

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi (Chemistry, Natural and Applied Science) published a recent article, Keto–Enol Tautomerism of Temperature and pH Sensitive Hydrated Curcumin Nanoparticles: Their Role as Nanoreactors and Compatibility with Blood Cells, in ACS journal J of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. This work highlights the synthesis, characterization and applications of Curcumin nanoparticles […]

NAS Seminar set for Friday, Nov. 9

Christine Anhalt-Depies, from the Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology at UW-Madison, will give the next NAS Seminar on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018. Her topic is “Citizen science: A case of collaboration with the public for wildlife monitoring.” The seminar reception is at 3 p.m. in Environmental Sciences (ES) 317, Green Bay Campus. The seminar follows at […]

How do spiders survive the winter? Prof. Draney knows

“But the truth is, spiders don’t just live in warm places. Worldwide, there are over 40,000 species of spiders and they’re found living on every continent of the world except Antarctica. That means that they can survive in a wide range of climates. “Spiders are some of the northernmost animals and are a dominant predator […]

Next NAS Seminar to take place on Friday, Oct. 26

Lukas Bell-Dereske, of Michigan State University, will give the next NAS Seminar on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018 with his topic “The Role of Microbes in Switchgrass Productivity.” The seminar reception is at 3 p.m. in Environmental Sciences (ES) 317, Green Bay Campus. The seminar follows at 3:30 p.m. in ES 301. The seminars are free and open […]

NAS Seminar series continues on Friday, Oct. 12

Francisco Arriaga, assistant professor of soil science at UW-Madison, will continue the NAS seminar series on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018 with the topic “Soil management in agroecosystems: The picture is not always clear.” The seminar reception is at 3 p.m. in Environmental Sciences (ES) 317, Green Bay Campus. The seminar follows at 3:30 p.m. in ES […]

Reminder: NAS Seminar Series is this Friday (Sept. 28)

Sidney Hemming, professor and chair of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University, continues the NAS Seminar series on Friday, Sept. 28, 2018. The seminar reception is at 3 p.m. in Environmental Sciences (ES) 317, Green Bay Campus. The seminar follows at 3:30 p.m. in ES 301. The topic will be “Toward a 5-Million-Year Record […]

Not a Research Institution? We Beg To Differ.

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It’s high stakes for the next generation of problem-solvers. UW-Green Bay student researchers are ‘all in’ Hollywood has a way of framing how we should view the world. University scholarship and research are not immune, with most people seeing research as something done in a lab, under a microscope, by a mad scientist-looking-guy resembling Doc […]

Next NAS Friday Seminar set for Friday, Sept. 28

Sidney Hemming, professor and chair of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University, continues the NAS Seminar series on Friday, Sept. 28, 2018. The seminar reception is at 3 p.m. in Environmental Sciences (ES) 317, Green Bay Campus. The seminar follows at 3:30 p.m. in ES 301. The topic will be “Toward a 5-Million-Year Record […]

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service writes about UW-Green Bay partners

“Often, the most successful research is the result of strong partnerships and the use of pooled knowledge and resources — couple this with mentoring and providing fisheries experience for undergraduate and graduate students and it’s a win-win,” reports the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. “The Green Bay Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office (FWCO) has a […]

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Brian Welsch work selected ‘Editor’s Choice’

Assistant Prof. Brian Welsch (NAS) gave an invited talk at the Solar-Heliosphere-INterplanetary Environment (SHINE) conference in Cocoa Beach, FL, in late July. He also published a paper, “Flux Accretion and Coronal Mass Ejection Dynamics,” in the journal Solar Physics, which was selected for an Editor’s Choice award.