Fall 2006 Colloquium Series

Language Politics and Policy in the United States:
Implications for the Immigration Debate

Dr. April Linton
Assistant Professor of Sociology
University of California, San Diego

Monday, September 18, 2006
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Storm Hall 248


SADA: A Freeware Decision Support Tool Integrating GIS,
Sample Design, Saptial Modeling and Risk Assessment

Dr. Robert Stewart

Oak Ridge National Lab and University of Tennessee

Friday, September 22, 2006
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Storm Hall 337


Geopolitical Context and Urban Structure:
Trieste (Italy) and Rijeka (Croatia) Over Time

Dr. Florinda Klevisser
Department of Geographical and Historical Sciences
University of Trieste, Italy

Friday, September 22, 2006
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Storm Hall 337


Geo-Sensor Web

Dr. Ingo Simonis
Institute for Geoinformatics
University of Muenster, Germany

Friday, September 29, 2006
4:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Storm Hall 337


Continuous Time Random Walks and Delay Mechanisms
of Anomalous Diffusion in Heterogeneous Environments

Dr. Marco Dentz
Dept. of Geotechnical Engineering and Geophysics
Technical University of Catalonia (UPC), Barcelona, Spain

Friday, October 6, 2006
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Storm Hall 337


Local Statistics for Spatial Data Analysis: Inventory and Prospect

Dr. Barry Boots
Department of Geography and Environmental Studies
Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Friday, October 13, 2006
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
West Commons 220

Arthur Getis Distinguished Lecture Series


ANP-Fuzzy Pattern Recognition Approach
for Regional Cumulative Impact Assessments in Urban Watersheds

Dr. Luis Bojorquez-Tapia
Institute for Computational Earth System Science
University of California, Santa Barbara

Friday, November 3, 2006
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Storm Hall 337


Signature Extension Through Space and Time:
What is Possible Using Landsat Data?

Dr. John Rogan
Graduate School of Geography
Clark University, Worcester, Massachusetts

Friday, November 17, 2006
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Storm Hall 337