Seminar Series

The Department of Marine Science Seminar Series is held on Fridays at 11am in Room 101 of the George Knauer Building (Bldg 1022) at Stennis Space Center, unless otherwise noted. Please contact Liz Hamm at 228-688-3177 or for directions or if you need to request a visitor’s badge.


The Department of Marine Science
Fall 2014 Seminar Series


Fall 2014 Seminar Series (PDF)



  • Friday, August 29th
    Dr. Mustafa Kemal Cambazoglu- Dept. of Marine Science, Univ. of Southern Mississippi
    Impact of Model Resolution on Wind Predictions and Atmospheric Forcing for Ocean Models in Coastal Regions 


  • Friday, September 12th
    Dr. Torbjörn Törnqvist- Dept. of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Tulane University
    Tipping Points of Mississippi Delta Marshes Due to Accelerated Sea-level Rise
  • Friday, September 19th
    Dr. Huiming Bao- Department of Geology & Geophysics, Louisiana State University
    Sulfate: A time capsule for Earth's O2, O3, and H2


  • Friday, October 11th
    Dr. Derek Burrage, Naval Research Laboratory – Oceanography Division, Stennis Space Center

    Airborne and Satellite Observation of Ocean Surface Salinity and Roughness: Combining Microwave Radiometry and Reflectometry
  • Friday, October 24th
    Dr. Joe Griffitt, Department of Coastal Sciences, University of Southern Mississippi
    One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, DEAD FISH 

  • Friday, October 31st
    Dr. Dubravko Justic, Louisiana State Univ.
    From Box Models to 3-D Hypoxia Models: Can the Biology and Data Keep up with Computers? 


  • Friday, Novemeber 7th*
    Dr. Arne-R. Diercks- Department of Marine Science, University of Southern Mississippi
    A Dive into the Deep Sea with NIUST's AUVs
  • Friday, November 14th
    Dr. John Anderson- Department of Earth Science, Rice University
    Gulf Coastal Response to Global Climate Change 
  • Friday, November 21st
    Dr. Richard Fulford- Environmental Protection Agency – Gulf Ecology Division
    Evaluating Ecosystem-based Management of Oyster Restoration using a Multi-species Bioenergetics Model 
*Denotes a seminar that will begin at 11:30 a.m.