Spring 2021 MIST Speaker Series Schedule
The spring speaker series is co-organized with the Environmental Systems Graduate Group. The schedule is posted at Seminars | Environmental Systems Graduate Group (ucmerced.edu).
Talks are Wednesdays, 12:30-1:20pm (Pacific)
Fall 2020 California Fire Science Seminar Series
Every Thursday from 3:00 – 4:00 pm (PST) from September 10 – December 17, 2020.
|Sept. 10||How do we solve the “Wicked Problem”?: the State of Fire Science in California|
|Sept. 17||Radar and Lidar Observations of Wildfire Plume Dynamics|
|Sept. 24||Human dimensions of wildfire: Examining wildfire risk mitigation on private property and across landscapes|
|Oct. 1||Fuel Treatments and Megafires: lessons from the 2014 Carlton Complex, north-central WA|
|Oct. 22||A Micro-Meteorological Perspective into Wildland Fire Dynamics|
|Oct. 29||Wildfires across California’s diverse landscape: from ignition, spread, to severity|
|Nov. 5||Post-fire Soil Carbon Dynamics: Implications on Movement of Particulate and Dissolved Pyrogenic Carbon|
|Nov. 12||Fires, Air Pollution, and Public Health: A Remote Sensing-Based Perspective|
|Nov. 19||Challenges and Opportunities for Increasing Prescribed Fire on Federal Lands in the West: Lessons from Case Studies and Broader Implications for Improving US Fire Management|
|Dec. 3||Damage inspection and research implications on the California structure ignition problem|
|Dec. 10||Household Decision Making and Evacuation Behavior during Wildfires|