Past events

20
Mar
2017
Speaker: Professor Matthew Rockman
                      
15
Mar
2017
Speaker: Mark Westoby, Macquarie University
Please join us for an evening with the inaugural winner of the Ralph Slatyer medal – Professor Mark Westoby, from Macquarie University.
15
Mar
2017
Speaker: Professor Mark Tester, King Abdullah University of Science & Technology, Saudi Arabia
Abstract - One-third of the world’s food is produced under irrigation, and this is directly threatened by over-exploitation of water resources and global environmental change.
15
Mar
2017
Speaker: Louis Bernatchez, Université Laval
Professor Louis Bernatchez - Institut de Biologie Intégrative et des Systèmes (IBIS), Université Laval, Québec; Canada Research Chair in Genetic Management of Freshwater Species.
14
Mar
2017
Speaker: Nerilie Abram, Research School of Earth Sciences, ANU
The development of climate warming since the Industrial Revolution provides critical context for future climate change and the processes that control regional warming over land and in the oceans.
07
Mar
2017
Speaker: Nina McLean, van de Pol Group, EEG, RSB
If a trip to the southern tip of the world doesn’t teach you some life lessons, then I don’t know what will!
03
Mar
2017
Speaker: Emma Sherratt, Ian Brennan, Ecology and Evolution Division, RSB
“Nothing in Biology Makes Sense Except in the Light of Evolution” was famously said by Theodosius Dobzhansky. And equivocally, phenotypic variation among species can only be interpreted in light of a phylogenetic framework.
28
Feb
2017
Speaker: Dr Sophie Lewis, Fenner School of Environment and Society, ANU
In recent years, Australia has experienced unprecedented heat, including heatwaves and record-breaking hot days, months, seasons and years.
24
Feb
2017
Speaker: Alexa McIntyre, Mason lab, Weill Cornell Medicine, Cornell University
As the lengths of spaceflights and the distances of their destinations increase, portable sequencing will aid in onboard research, environmental sampling, and infectious disease diagnosis.

Pages

Updated:  26 March 2017/Responsible Officer:  Director RSB/Page Contact:  Webmaster RSB