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Water Resources Research Center (WRRC) Spring 2014 Seminars


Seminars will be on the first and third Tuesday of each month in the Marine Science Building on the UH Manoa campus.
WRRC seminars are free of charge and open to all interested persons.

Seminar Dates and Speakers:


Monday, February 3 - Daniel V. Lim, Ph.D.; Elizabeth A. Kearns, Ph.D., and Sonia Magaña, B.S., Advanced Biosensors Laboratory Department of Cell Biology, Microbiology, and Molecular Biology University of South Florida Tampa, Florida

The Value of an Innovative System to Process Large Volumes of Water (100 l) to Detect Microbial Pathogens in Sources of Water Used for Drinking, Recreational, Re-use, Agricultural and Food Production - MSB 114, UH Manoa Campus, at 2:00 PM

Tuesday, February 4 - Tissa H. Illangasekare, AMAX Distinguished Chair of Civil and Environmental Engineering Director, Center for Experimental Study of Subsurface Environmental Processes Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, USA

Multi-Scale Laboratory Experimentation for Process Understanding and Up-Scaling for Field Problem Solution - MSB 100, UH Manoa Campus, at 10:30 AM

Click here to view a video of the seminar: part one - part two

Tuesday, February 18 - Qi Chen, Ph.D., Professor of Geography, University of Hawaii at Manoa - CANCELLED.

Lidar Remote Sensing of Land Surface: Implications for Ecohydrology - MSB 100, UH Manoa Campus, at 3:00 PM

Tuesday, February 25 - João Carlos Simões Brandão, Medical Mycologist, Reference Unit for Parasitic and Fungal Infections - Department of Infectious Diseases, Instituto Nacional de Saúde/National Institute of Health

Plans for World Wide Public Health Risk Assessment and Regulations for Hygienic Quality of Beach Sand and Beach Water - MSB 100, UH Manoa Campus, at 3:00 PM

Click here to view a video of the seminar: part one - part two

Click here to view the PowerPoint from the presentation.

Tuesday, March 4 - Krishna Lamichhane, Graduate Researcher, University of Hawaii

Ecological Sanitation in Urine Diverting (UD) Mode to: Conserve Water and Energy, Recover Nutrients, and Reduce Estrogen Pollution - MSB 100, UH Manoa Campus, at 3:00 PM

Click here to view a video of the seminar: part one - part two

Tuesday, March 18 - Qi Chen, Ph.D., Professor of Geography, University of Hawaii at Manoa

Lidar Remote Sensing of Land Surface: Implications for Ecohydrology - MSB 100, UH Manoa Campus, at 3:00 PM

Click here to view a video of the seminar: part one - part two

Tuesday, April 1 - Tomoaki Miura, Associate Professor, Natural Resources and Environmental Management, University of Hawaii at Manoa

Evaluation of Suomi NPP VIIRS Vegetation Index EDR via Product Inter-comparison with Aqua MODIS - MSB 100, UH Manoa Campus, at 3:00 PM

Click here to view a video of the seminar.

Tuesday, April 22 - Kirsten L.L. Oleson (and lab), Assistant Professor, Natural Resources and Environmental Management, University of Hawaii at Manoa

Building an Ecosystem Service Tool to Support Ridge-to-Reef Management and Conservation in Hawaii - MSB 100, UH Manoa Campus, at 3:00 PM

Click here to view a video of the seminar: part one - part two

Tuesday, May 6 - Sergio Cocchia, Project Manager and Environmental Engineer/Geologist, CH2M Hill

A Case Study of a Sustainable, Dynamic, and Cost-Effective Approach to the Remediation of a Petroleum-Impacted Site - MSB 100, UH Manoa Campus, at 3:00 PM

Click here to view a video of the seminar: part one - part two