Goddard Engineering Colloquia

Fall 2001 Schedule

All colloquia are held at 3:30 p. m. on Mondays in the Building 8 Auditorium, unless otherwise indicated below. Any changes in the schedule will be indicated on this page with the minimum possible delay.

SPECIAL NOTE:  The Fall 2001 series is reduced in the total number of colloquia due to the refurbishment work on the Building 3 Auditorium and the consequent reduction in the number of available dates in the Building 8 Auditorium.

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Date  Topic  Speaker 
September 17 
(Moe I. Schneebaum Lecture) 
From Satellites to Saris: Unlocking the Secrets of Climate and Human Health Rita Colwell
Director, NSF 
September 24  William Gilbert and the Dawn of Modern Science  David P. Stern 
GSFC Retired, Emeritus
October 1  Assembly and Advanced Servicing in Space Rud Moe 
October 8  No Colloquium (Columbus Day Holiday)   
October 15  Einstein's Unfinished Symphony Marcia Bartusiak
October 22  No Colloquium (Bldg 3 and 8 not available)   
October 29  Creating a Bird and the Fifth Day Blues: Copying, Modeling, and Starting from Scratch Doug Warrick
Minot State University
November 5  No Colloquium (Bldg 3 and 8 not available)   
November 12  No Colloquium (Veteran's Day Holiday)   
November 19  The SMSI "Implant-Once-Read-Many" Real-Time Glucose Sensor Anthony Czarnik
Sensors for Medicine and Science, Inc. 
November 26  No Colloquium (Bldg 3 and 8 not available)   
December 3  The Microwave Anisotropy Probe (MAP) Mission Liz Citrin 
December 10  "One Good Turn: A Natural History of the Screwdriver and the Screw" Witold Rybczynski
University of Pennsylvania 

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