Seminars

Current research discussions are presented by Graduate level students and NMSU faculty. Graduate Enrichment Seminar's are only held throughout Spring and Fall Semesters. Seminars will take place in Gerald Thomas Hall, Room 200, unless otherwise indicated.

Seminar Speaker Title
August 23 at 3:30 PM - First Friday Kickoff Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, NMSU (GT 194)NMSU researchers communicate their research in high speed lightning talks
September 6 at 3:30 PM - Sangu Angadi, Plant and Environmental Sciences, NMSU (GT auditorium)"Ecosystem services from circular buffer strips of native perennial grasses"
September 13 at 3:30 PM - David Schoep, NMSU Environmental Health and Safety (GT auditorium)"Annual laboratory environmental health and safety refresher course"
September 20 at 3:30 PM - NMSU China and Israel Delegates (GT auditorium)"Reports from the field: China Agricultural University and the Israel Exchange Program"
September 27 at 3:30 PM - Josh Hargraves, Nuclear Science and Engineering, Oregon State University (GT auditorium)"Phytoremediation of radioactive solis in Grants, NM"
October 4 at 3:30 PM - Brian Baldwin, PES Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient, MS State University (GT 194)"A path of forage research-from alfalfa to zoos"
March 8 at 3:30PM - Hasti Mozaffari, PhD candidate, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences (GT auditorium)"Alterations in photosynthesis and energy reserves in the red microalga, Galdieria sulphuraria"
March 15 at 3:30 PM - Scott Goetz, Northern Arizona University at Flagstaff (GT auditorium)"Advancing remote sensing science through the Arctic Boreal Vulnerability Experiment (ABoVE) and the Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (GEDI)"
March 22 at 3:30 PM - Jackie Jarvis, PhD, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences (GT auditorium)"Complex mixture analysis by ultrahigh resolution mass spectrometry"
March 29 at 3:30 PM - No seminar Spring Break
April 5 at 3:30 PM
Yi Zhu, PhD candidate, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences (GT auditorium)

Akram Ben Ali, PhD candidate, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences (GT auditorium)

"Pathogenicity test of Fusarium wilt and screening germplasm lines for wilt resistance in cotton"

"Irrigation with brackish groundwater and impacts of reverse osmosis on soil thermal properties"
April 12 at 3:30 PM -
Andrew Dominguez, Masters candidate, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences (GT auditorium)

Esmaiil Mokarighahroodokram, PhD candidate, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences (GT auditorium)

"Comparing rhizosphere communities of native black grama & invasive Lehmann lovegrass"

"Numerical modeling of nitrate in a flood-irrigated pecan orchard "
April 19 at 3:30 PM - No seminarSpring holiday
April 26 at 3:30 PM - Charles Havlik, PhD candidate, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences (GT auditorium)"Comparing rhizosphere communities of native black grama & invasive Lehmann lovegrass"
May 3 at 3:30 PM -
Vesh Thapa, PhD candidate, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences (GT auditorium)

Hannah Rheay, Masters candidate, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences (GT auditorium)

"Land use effects on soil health in semiarid drylands "

"Characterization of native hops (Humulus lupulus neomexicanus)"