During the academic year, SAFL hosts weekly seminars on various topics related to environmental, geophysical and biological fluid mechanics and engineering featuring presenters from academia, government agencies and industry. These seminars are free and open to the public. Join us to learn about the latest research advancements and network with contacts in the field.
SAFL seminars are be held on Tuesdays, from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. in the SAFL Auditorium.
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Katy Barnhart, Institute for Artic and Alpine Research, University of Colorado-BoulderA tale of two (contradictory?) poles: What happens when people are exposed to seemingly contradictory information about sea ice and climate change
Francis Rengers, Research Geologist, U.S. Geological SurveyUsing reduced complexity models to estimate debris flow timing in post-wildfire watersheds
Heinz G. Stefan Award Ceremony
Award Recipient: Mirko Musa, PhD Candidate, Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering, University of Minnesota
Distinguished Speaker: John Gulliver, Professor, Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering, University of MinnesotaGismos for Stormwater Runoff
Ajay Limaye, Post-Doctoral Research Associate, St. Anthony Falls Laboratory, University of MinnesotaFollowing the threads of channels—from river valleys to the sea floor
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Alvin Anderson Award Ceremony:
Award Winners: Anne Wilkinson (Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering) and Abigail Tomasek (Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering)
Distinguished Lecture: Chris Rehmann, Associate Professor, Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, Iowa State UniversityTransport and Mixing Near the Boundary of a Lake
Craig Hill, Research Associate, Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center, University of
WashingtonMarine renewable energy in the Pacific Northwest: Experiments in turbine loads, hydrodynamics, control strategies, and “Is that a seal!?”
SAFL StaffSAFL Grab Bag Seminar: Technological Resources for Researchers and Scientists
Amy Hansen, Research Associate, St. Anthony Falls Laboratory, University of MinnesotaHow much is enough? The potential use of wetlands to reduce agricultural nitrate losses