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NIST Colloquium Series

Displaying Colloquia from January 01, 2012 To December 30, 2012

Where Do New Medicines Come From?
January 20, 2012

Jennifer Martin Australian Laureate Fellow, Institute for Molecular Bioscience University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia more

Betting on Las Vegas: Designing Popular Slot Games
February 3, 2012

Olaf Vancura Vice President of Game Development American Gaming Systems more

A Demographic Look at the Near Future
February 10, 2012

Howard Hogan Chief Demographer U.S.Census Bureau more

The Role of Technology in the Outlook for Energy
March 16, 2012

Nazeer Bhore Senior Technology Advisor ExxonMobil Corporation more

Riding the Waves: Harnessing Ocean Wave Energy through Research, Development, and Testing
March 23, 2012

Alex Yokochi School of Chemical, Biological, and Environmental Engineering Oregon State University & Northwest National Marine Renewable … more

Near-Earth Objects: finding them before they find us
April 13, 2012

Donald Yeomans Manager, NASA Near-Earth Object Program Office more

Paul Dirac - The Strangest Man
April 27, 2012

Graham Farmelo Churchill College, University of Cambridge more

Complexity: A Guided Tour
May 4, 2012

Melanie Mitchell Portland State University and Santa Fe Institute more

A Memoir of Los Alamos in World War II
May 18, 2012

Murray Peshkin Argonne National Laboratory more

Contaminants, Water and Human Health: New Lessons from Alligators
June 15, 2012

Louis J. Guillette, Jr. Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of South Carolina & Hollings Marine Laboratory more

Powering the Planet with Solar Fuel
October 26, 2012

Harry Gray Arnold O. Beckman Professor of Chemistry California Institute of Technology more

Tiny Conspiracies: cell-to-cell communication in bacteria
November 16, 2012

Bonnie Bassler Squibb Professor in Molecular Biology Princeton University Special Time: 1:30 p.m. more

The Asia-Pacific Economy
November 30, 2012

His Excellency, Honorable Kim Beazley Ambassador of Australia to the United States Special location: Portrait Room more

Dramatic Changes in Polar Ice: Are We Waking Sleeping Giants?
December 11, 2012

Waleed Abdalati NASA Chief Scientist more


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Colloquia are videotaped and available in the NIST Research Library.