Tag: natural and applied sciences

Sigmund is up next for Friday NAS Seminar

Thomas W. Sigmund, Executive Director of NEW Water, will present “R2E2: Transforming a Utility” at Friday’s NAS Seminar. Sigmund will be discussing NEW Water’s new solid handling facility called the Resource Recovery and Electrical Energy generation system (R2E2), which is expected to go online in 2018. The seminar will be held in ES301 from 3:30 […]

Knee deep in research: UW-Green Bay’s stream ecology class spends time in Wequiock Creek


Yesterday (Sept. 19) made a beautiful day for a walk in the… stream? Prof. Patrisck Forsythe (Natural and Applied Sciences) and his stream ecology class grabbed their waders and trekked the length of Wequiock Creek (not far from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay campus). “The primary goal was to walk the entire long profile of […]

Faculty Note: Tetyana Malysheva is new Project NExT fellow

UW-Green Bay Assistant Professor of applied mathematics Tetyana Malysheva has been selected by the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) to be a Project NExT Fellow for the 2016-2017 academic year. Project NExT, which stands for New Experiences in Teaching, is a prestigious professional development program for new or recent Ph.D.’s in the mathematical sciences. NExT […]

Natural and Applied Sciences kicks off Fall 2016 Seminar Series

The Natural and Applied Sciences Fall 2016 Seminar Series begins on Friday, Sept. 16. Prof. UWGB Assistant Prof. Brian Welsch (Physics) will give a talk on “Understanding the Dynamics of Solar Eruptions.” Seminars will be held from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in ES301 and are preceded by a social in ES317 at 3 p.m. Seminars are free […]

Faculty note: Erdmann is featured speaker

Tom Erdman, Curator of the Richter Museum of Natural History, Cofrin Center for Biodiversity was the featured, inaugural speaker for a new monthly speaker series sponsored by the Oconto County Historical Society at the Beyer Home and Carriage Museum at Oconto, recently. Erdman spoke on the history of Carl Richter, longtime Oconto resident, his family, […]

Arendt promoted to EMBI Director

John Arendt was promoted to Director of UW-Green Bay’s Environmental Management and Business Institute (EMBI) in July 2016. He is now responsible for seeking and developing relationships within the New North region of Wisconsin. Arendt graduated in 1988 from the UWGB with a degree in Business Administration/Management. He received his master’s degree in Environmental Science […]

Faculty note: Prof. Mahfuz named secretary

Assistant Prof. Mohammad Upal Mahfuz, an assistant professor of the Natural and Applied Sciences department (Electrical Engineering Technology), was named the Secretary of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Emerging Technical Subcommittee on Nanoscale, Molecular & Quantum Networking within the IEEE Communications Society. The subcommittee focuses on nanoscale communication systems. Mahfuz’s principal area […]

Faculty notes: Prof. Terry Publication

Professor Patricia Terry has had two paper accepted for publication. The first, “Removal of phosphates and sulfates in a multi-ion system with nitrates,” was co-authored with Assistant Professor Megan Olson Hunt, and has been accepted in a Springer special edition, Applications of Adsorption and Ion Exchange Chromatography in Chemical, Pharmaceutical, and Food Industries. The second, […]

Forsythe, Houghton receive fisheries grant for sturgeon and whitefish research

UW-Green Bay Associate Prof. Patrick Forsythe and Associate Research Scientist Chris Houghton (UWGB Aquatic Ecology and Fisheries Laboratory) received $635,728 in support of local fisheries research. Forsythe and Houghton have proposed to gain a better understanding of lake sturgeon and lake whitefish reproductive and behavioral ecology in lower Green Bay with emphasis on the Fox, […]

Faculty note: Mahfuz presentation

Assistant Prof. Mohammad Upal Mahfuz (NAS), was invited to present “Fundamentals of Molecular Communication Nanonetworks,” Monday, June 27 at the BRAC University in Dhaka, Bangladesh. His presentation focused on a brief introduction to molecular communication (MC) nanonetworks, which is a new communication paradigm and an interdisciplinary area of research at the crossroads of several disciplines […]