Seminar List

See the Berkeley Calendar for a full list of program events.

Environmental Engineering seminars are on Fridays, 12-1pm, in 534 Davis Hall.  Coffee and cookies are served. Please bring your own coffee cup. 

Seminar Series Fall 2018

August 31 Dr. Ashok Gadgil

Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley

How I learned to stop worrying (about Physics) and learned to love Environmental Engineering

September 7 Faculty and Student Lunch

September 14 Dr. Andrew Green

Associate Director and PhD Counselor, UC Berkeley Career Center

Preparing for the job search

September 19 Dr. Amy Honigman (Special Wednesday Edition of ENV Seminar!)

Senior Clinical Psychologist, Tang Center

Mindfulness workshop

September 21 Graduate Student Lightning Talks

UC Berkeley ENV Graduate Students

Environmental engineering research in under 5 minutes

September 28 Dr. Kara Nelson

Professor, Associate Dean of Equity & Inclusion, College of Engineering, UC Berkeley

Diversity in engineering

October 5 Ben Horenstein, P.E.

Director, Santa Rosa Water

Water sector challenges ahead: A view from the front line

October 12 Dr. Khalid Kadir

Lecturer, Political Economy and Global Poverty & Practice program, UC Berkeley

The intersection of sustainability, social justice and higher education

October 19 Dr. Lauren Lowman

Assistant Professor, Department of Engineering, Wake Forest University

Modeling vegetation carbon uptake responses to extreme weather

October 26 Dr. Peter Gleick

President Emeritus, Pacific Institute

Water, climate, and interdisciplinary thinking

Novermber 2 Dr. Jim Williams

Professor, University of San Francisco

Pathways to deep decarbonization in the US

November 9 Dr. Sally Thompson

Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley

May the forest be with you: An ecohydrological path to tropical forest conservation, guaranteed bad puns, and some musing about being a braver academic

November 16 Dr. Joshua Apte

Assistant Professor, Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, UT Austin

Think globally, breathe locally: Sensing air pollution for a planet of cities

November 23 Happy Thanksgiving!

November 30 Yuan Li

PhD candidate, Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley

The inhibition study of nitritation and ANAMMOX processes by thermal hydrolysis pretreated sidestream