Natural Science Seminar Series

This seminar series provides an opportunity to foster the engagement of faculty, students and staff in the scientific enterprise and to cultivate an environment of intellectual discourse and growth by promoting interaction between scientists at every level. ALL ARE WELCOME. REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED.

All seminars will be on Thursday at noon in room AC-4M06 unless otherwise noted. Please contact Dr. Yolanda Small (, 718-262-2592) or Dr. Shao-Ying Hua (, 718-262-5256) or Dr. Kevin Lynch ( for more information.

May312:00 pm

NSSS: Student Practice Talks

The Natural Science Seminar Series (NSSS) encourages students doing undergraduate research to present their work. This could be in preparation for a honors thesis defense, conference or just to practice discussing research.

May1012:00 pm

NSSS: Dr. Xia Xu

Talk Title: Application of Next Generation Sequencing for Subtyping Listeria monocytogenes

May1712:00 pm

NSSS: Gabriela Arias

Talk Title: Studying the aggregation of hIAPP12-18 using spectroscopic and microscopic techniques