26 April 2018 - 2:00pm
Topic: Caterpillars Count! Survey Establishment
Establishing Caterpillar Count tree survey sites
19 April 2018 - 2:00pm
Topic: Adult moth light trap
12 April 2018 - 2:00pm
Topic: Occoquan Butterfly Data
A show and tell of the data processing and analysis to date.
5 April 2018 - 2:00pm
Topic: Plans for caterpillar monitoring
We are making plans to initiate moth sampling in our area
22 March 2018 - 2:00pm
Topic: Monarch arrival predictions
We will review Naresh's manuscript on monarch arrival predictability
15 March 2018 - 2:00pm
Topic: Spring and Summer Caterpillar Planning
We are going to plan out our spring and summer caterpillar activities!!
1 February 2018 - 2:00pm
Topic: Paper review: The Well-Temperatured Biologist
Mariana leads a discussion on the attached paper.
25 January 2018 - 11:00am
Topic: Paper review: Systematic variation in the termperature dependence of physiological and ecological traits
Mariana led a discussion on this paper.
28 November 2017 - 12:30pm
Topic: Extracting phenological metrics from butterfly monitoring GAMs
Developing a methodology for our phenological mismatch grant.
21 November 2017 - 12:30pm
Topic: Adaptive responses to environmental fitness landscapes
Lead: Judy Miller
Judy will talk about her work developing PDEs to test this long-standing theory in evolution about how species should (or should not) evolve when on an adaptive landscape.
7 November 2017 - 12:30pm
Topic: Energy & Climate Policy Research Seminar: Insights from China’s Wind Power Industry and Inherent Controversies of Chinese Industrial Upgrading
Lead: Julia Kirch Kirkegaard, Postdoctoral Researcher, Stanford Business School
24 October 2017 - 12:30pm
Topic: ESA practice and planning for winter experiments
Mariana will give a practice talk for ESA
We will plan experiments for the winter
17 October 2017 - 12:30pm
Topic: Energy & Climate Policy Research Seminar: The Political Economy of Pricing Carbon for a 2C World
Lead: Joe Aldy, Associate Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School.
Mortara Center for International Studies at 3600 N Street NW
3 October 2017 - 12:15pm
Topic: No lab meeting
I'll be out of town Monday-Wednesday
26 September 2017 - 12:30pm
Topic: Energy & Climate Policy Research Seminar: Club-Based Strategies for Regulating Soot (BC) and Methane in the Arctic: Implications for the Region and Global Cooperation on Climate Change
Lead: David Victor
Professor of International Relations and Director of the Laboratory on International Law and Regulation, UCSD.
19 September 2017 - 12:15pm
Topic: Phenological mismatch between caterpillar and hosts
We are having our project kick-off meeting here at Georgetown 9/15-17 so I'll outline our plans for the phenology project and how different activities in our lab are related. We will also review a recently released review of phenological...
12 September 2017 - 12:15pm
Topic: No lab meeting
27 July 2017 - 2:00pm
Topic: Caterpillars Count!
We're going to talk about initiating caterpillars count here in the lab!
20 July 2017 - 2:00pm
Topic: Review of 2016 Silver-spotted Skipper results
6 July 2017 - 12:00pm
Topic: Lab project checkin
A check in on the various projects going on in the lab, ideas for independent projects
29 June 2017 - 12:00pm
Topic: Collaborator research on physiological constraints on population growth
I will be sharing research of Kelly Nail (University of MN) and Tyson Wyprich (North Carolina State University)
20 June 2017 - 12:00pm
Lydia will talk about her exciting work with tardigrades
25 April 2017 - 2:00pm
Topic: Trophic dynamics, climate change and snails
Lead: Kevin Scriber (Howard University)
Kevin will come share his research on snails, feeding dynamics, and climate.
4 April 2017 - 12:30pm
Topic: Energy Transitions
Lead: Kyle Meng
Kyle Meng of UCSB will give a talk on Energy Transitions.
28 March 2017 - 12:15am
Topic: Greenhouse work day
Where your grubby clothes folks! We're going to get dirty in the greenhouse!
22 March 2017 - 12:15am
Topic: Summer 2017 Experiment planning
Mariana will go over plans for the summer based on some results from last summer!
14 March 2017 - 12:30pm
Lead: Energy and Climate Series - David Victor
David Victor from UCSD will give a talk.
28 February 2017 - 1:00pm
Topic: Lecture and discussion with Exec. Secretary of UN Framework on Climate
Lead: Patricia Espoinosa (GU lecture)
21 February 2017 - 12:15pm
Topic: No lab meeting
14 February 2017 - 12:15pm
Topic: Degree day follow up
We're going to continue our discussion!!!
7 February 2017 - 12:15pm
Topic: Climatic drivers of migration timing variation in monarchs
Naresh will present his work on monarch migration timing.
31 January 2017 - 12:15pm
Topic: Physiology Database update
Mariana will give us an update on the Physiology database
24 January 2017 - 12:15pm
Topic: Quantifying color - review manuscript
Elise will distribute her color manuscript to review.
22 September 2016 - 2:00pm
Topic: Climate-driven ecological models
Discussion of climate models, dealing with uncertainty, downscaling and other related topics.
Reference: Littell, J. S., McKenzie, D., Kerns, B. K., Cushman, S., & Shaw, C. G. (2011). Managing uncertainty in climate‐driven ecological...
15 September 2016 - 2:00pm
Topic: Review of wing color manuscript
8 September 2016 - 2:00pm
Topic: Paper discussion
Development rates of the embryonic and immature stages of codling moth, Cydia pomonella (L.) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae), at constant and fluctuating temperatures by Bloomfield and Guillome