Lecture Series

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Hours and Location
Mon - Fri:8:30am - 5:00pm
Percy Julian, 1st Floor

Ernest Just/Percy Julian Lecture Series

Fall 2011

Speakers: Ms. Megan Jenny, Maryland Campus Organizer
Institution: Chesapeake Climate Action Network (CCAN)
Title of talk: Policy and security of clean energy in Maryland
Date: December 2, 2011
Place: Percy Julian Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin and Dr. Javonillo

Speakers: Dr. Katie L. Staab, Postdoctoral Researcher
Institution: George Washington University
Title of talk: Functional morphology and evolution of premaxillary protrusion: how and why does your goldfish make that face?
Date: October 14, 2011
Place: Percy Julian Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin and Dr. Javonillo

Spring 2011

Speakers: Prof. Maajida Murdock, Adjunct Professor
Institution: Coppin State University, Department of Natural Sciences
Title of talk: Hexagonal lattice Green functions applied to Graphene
Date: March 4, 2011
Place: Percy Julian Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Fall 2010

Speakers:
Dr. M. Jamal Uddin, Assistant Professor
Archer Jieutonne (Research Student)
Asif Ahmed (Research Student)
Caroline Kilemi (Research Student)
Institution: Coppin State University, Department of Natural Sciences Title of talk:
Topic 1: A High Efficiency Multi-Junction Solar Cell
Topic 2: Polymer based Photonic Crystals Biosensors
Date: December 3, 2010
Place: Percy Julian Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Speaker: Dr. Hany F. Sobhi, Assistant Professor
Institution: Coppin State University, Department of Natural Sciences
Title of talk: Biomarkers for new born screening
Date: October 19, 2010
Place: Percy Julian Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Speaker: Dr. Kavita R. Hegde, Assistant Professor
Institution: Coppin State University, Department of Natural Sciences
Title of talk: UV Damage to the Eye: Prevention by antioxidants
Date: October 15, 2010
Place: Percy Julian Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Speaker: Dr. Robert Javonillo, Assistant Professor
Institution: Coppin State University, Department of Natural Sciences
Title of talk: Biodiversity at multiple levels of biological organization, a case study using characid fishes
Date: October 1, 2010
Place: Percy Julian Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Speaker: Dr. Aurangzeb Khan, Assistant Professor
Institution: Coppin State University, Department of Natural Sciences
Title of talk: Nanotechnology: Big expectations from small things
Date: September 17, 2010
Place: Percy Julian Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Fall 2009

Speaker: Dr. Carmelle Rogers
Institution: Coppin State University, Department of Natural Sciences
Title of talk: A Strategy to Increase African American Awareness of Health Research
Date: November 20, 2009
Place: Health and Human Services Building, Room 103
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Speaker: Dr. Mustafa Habib Chowdhury
Institution: University of Maryland, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Title of talk: The Use of Nanoscience and Technology in Biology and Medicine
Date: October 30, 2009
Place: Health and Human Services Building, Room 103
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Speaker: Dr. Don Thomas, Former NASA Astronaut and Director of the Hackerman Academy of Mathematics and Science
Institution: Towson University
Title of talk: Science Aboard the Space Shuttle and International Space Station
Date: October 23, 2009
Place: Health and Human Services Building, Room 103
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Speaker: Dr. Michael P. Cummings, Associate Professor of the Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, and Mr. Adam L. Bazinet, a graduate student from the University of Maryland
Institution: Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, and University of Maryland
Title of talk: The Lattice Project: Combining Multiple Models of Grid Computing
Date: October 16, 2009
Place: Health and Human Services Building, Room 103
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Speaker: Dr. Anthony A. René, Former Assistant Director of NIH
Institution: National Institutes of Health
Title of talk: Planning for a Successful Career in Science
Date: October 9, 2009
Place: Health and Human Services Building, Room 103
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Spring 2009

Speaker: AbulKalam M. Shamsuddin (Professor of Pathology)
Institution: University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
Title of talk: IP6 & Inositol as Broad-spectrum Anticancer Agents
Date: April 24, 2009
Place: Percy Julian Science Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin
Research: IP-6 Research

Speaker: Dr. Jayfus Doswell (President / CEO)
Institution: Juxtopia
Title of talk: The Digital Human Project: A Multidisciplinary Challenge to Advance Medical Practice and Clinical Research
Date: April 10, 2009
Place: Percy Julian Science Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Speaker: Dr. Jian Zhang, Assistant Professor
Institution: University of Maryland
Title of talk: Metal plasmon-coupled fluorophore: a probe for single molecule detection on cell image
Date: March 27, 2009
Place: Percy Julian Science Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Speaker: Mr. Jahangir Alam, Adjunct faculty
Institution: Coppin State University, Department of Natural Sciences
Title of talk: Influence of laboratory grown new materials (such as GaN) in the future developments of home based electronic devices, high definition (HD) TV’s, and high efficiency solar cells
Date: February 20, 2009
Place: Percy Julian Science Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin and Dr. Alfred Amah

Speaker: Dr. Erle C.Ellis, Associate Professor
Institution: University of Maryland Baltimore County, Department of Geography and Environmental Systems
Title of talk: Changing Climate by Managing Land
Date: February 27, 2009
Place: HHSB, Room 103
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin and Dr. Mintesinot Jiru

Fall 2008

Speaker: Dr. Moses Wekesa, Professor
Institution: Coppin State University, Department of Natural Sciences
Title of talk: Reduction of Fe(III)-tetrakis-(4-Sulphanatophenyl)-Porphyrin by Mild Reducing Agents
Date: December 5, 2008
Place: Percy Julian Science Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin and Dr. Alfred Amah

Speaker: Dr. Moses Wekesa, Professor
Institution: Coppin State University, Department of Natural Sciences
Date: November 21, 2008
Place: Percy Julian Science Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Speaker: Dr. Leonid Medved, Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Institution: University of Maryland, School of Medicine
Title of talk: Molecular mechanisms of formation and dissolution of fibrin clot
Date: November 7, 2008
Place: Percy Julian Science Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Speaker: Dr. Don Thomas
Institution: Hackerman Academy of Mathematics and Science, Towson University
Title of talk: "Living and Working in Space"
Date: October 3, 2008
Place: Percy Julian Science Building, Room 008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Spring 2008

Speaker: Dr. Tiffany Gary
Institution: Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
Baltimore, MD
Title of talk:"Translating Research into Real World Clinics and Community: Project Sugar 2"
Date: February 29, 2008
Place: Percy Julian Science Building, RM008
Time: 12PM
Host: Dr. Carmelle Rogers

Speaker: Kevin Kamps
Institution: Beyond Nuclear
Takoma Park, MD
Title of the talk: "Atomic Expansion: Risks to the Chesapeake Bay and Beyond"
Date: March 7, 2008
Place: Percy Julian Science Building, RM008
Time: 12PM-1PM(noon)
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin and Dr. Alfred Amah

Speaker: Dr. Bradley Arnold
Institution: University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)
Catonsville, MD
Title of the talk: "Photochemistry and Photophysics of Charge-Transfer Complexes"
Date: March 28, 2008
Place: Percy Julian Science Building, RM008
Time: 12PM-1PM(noon)
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin and Dr. Jacob Adeyeye

Speaker: Dr. Hashmat Sikder
Institution: University of Maryland
Baltimore, MD
Title of the talk: "CD1d gene expression regulation in keratinocytes and its role in skin immunological disease psoriasis"
Date: April 16, 2008
Place: Percy Julian Science Building, RM008
Time: 12PM-1PM(noon)
Host: Dr. Jamal Uddin

Speaker: Dr. Hussien D Jirdeh
Universities Space Research Association (USRA)
Title of the talk: "Careers Opportunities in the Space Sciences and Technology"
Date: April 23, 2008
Place: Percy Julian Science Building, RM008
Time: 12PM-1PM(noon)
Host: Dr. Roy

Speaker: Dr. Bernard Nebel
Author of Book - Environmental Science
Title of the talk: "Global Warming: A Climate Crisis"
Date: April 17, 2008
Place: Percy Julian Science Building, RM008
Time: 12PM-1PM(noon)
Host: Dr. Jiru Mintesinot

Speaker: Dr. Richard McCord
NSF, Program Director
Topic: Research experiences of NSF

Speaker: Ethan Nuss
Energy Coalition Network
Topic: Focus the Nation! - go-green updates

Number 4-7 : Host of the seminars are Dr. Mintesinot Jiru and Dr. Puthen. Roy