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Seminar Series

Fall 2017

Environmental Engineering Seminars

Unless listed otherwise, all Environmental Engineering seminars are on Tuesdays from 3:00-4:00pm, in Nelson Auditorium, 112 Anderson Hall, Tufts University, Medford campus.

September 5, 2017 Course introductions

Natalie Capiro
Tufts University
September 12, 2017 The "actual" water renewal time in a large deep lake

Marco Pilotti
Università degli Studi di Brescia (Italy)
September 19, 2017 Science is a conversation

All dept-Engineering librarians
Tufts University
September 26, 2017 Learning the how and why of keeping your research organized

All dept-Engineering librarians
Tufts University
October 3, 2017 Vapor Intrusion Considerations Under Massachusetts Regulations

Jim Young
Cooperstown Environmental
October 10, 2017 Vulnerability of Groundwater Resources in Bangladesh

Holly Michael
University of Delaware
October 17, 2017 Arsenic and Groundwater Security in Bangladesh

William Burgess
University College London
October 24, 2017 TBD

John Tobiason
November 7, 2017 Non-Stick Science: Sixty Years of Research and (In)Action on Fluorinated Compounds

Phil Brown
Northeastern University
November 14, 2017 Data Visualization

All dept-Tania Alarcon
Tufts University
November 28, 2017 TBD

Mark Laquidara
Private consultant in Environmental Engineering industry
December 5, 2017 Variety of topics

All dept-Assistant Professor panel
Tufts University


Civil Engineering Seminars

Unless listed otherwise, all Civil Engineering seminars are on Fridays from 1:30-3:00pm, in Nelson Auditorium, 112 Anderson Hall, Tufts University, Medford campus.

September 22, 2017 The Behavior of Crushable Granular Materials

Juan M. Pestana
Geosyntec Consultants, Inc.
September 29, 2017 Using BIM/VDC to Design and De-Risk Public Infrastructure Projects

Paul Pedini
Skanska USA
October 6, 2017 How to Decide on Capital Investments When Your Need Far Exceeds Your Supply

Frank Depaola
October 13, 2017 Evolution of Drilled Shafts in the Northeast

John Roma
Skanska USA
October 20, 2017 Longfellow Bridge Construction

Ed Taylor
October 27, 2017 Iconic Infrastructure: The Building of the Panama Canal

Lewis Edgers
Tufts University
November 3, 2017 Foundation Design and Construction of the New NY Bridge

Robert Palermo
GZA Geoenvironmental
November 10, 2017 Holiday
November 17, 2017 Design, Construction and Field Testing and Monitoring of an Experimental Soil-Bentonite Cutoff Wall

Jeffrey Evans
Bucknell University
November 24, 2017 Holiday