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Campbell, Christine

Knoechel, R., D. Copeman and C.E. Campbell. 2007. A long-term study of the trophic evolution of a northern reservoir following impoundment: differing temporal response patterns of primary production and plankton biomass with a predictive model for future trends. Annual Conference of the Societas Internationalis Limnologiae. August 12-18, Montreal, Canada.

Jamu, D.M., L.M. Delaney and C.E. Campbell. 2006. Transboundary management plan for Lake Chilwa catchment. In Highlighting the Impacts of North-South Research Collaboration among Canadian and Southern Higher Education Partners. Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada. pp. 33-44.

Campbell, C.E., J. Humber and D.A. Wells. 2006. Benthos and zooplankton in Western Brook Pond: potential relationships with Atlantic salmon and tourists. Annual Conference of Atlantic Society of Fish and Wildlife Biologists. October 10-12, Norris Point, NL, Canada.

Jamu, D.M. and C.E. Campbell. 2005. Transboundary management plan for Lake Chilwa. AUCC Colloquium on Highlighting the Impacts of North-South Research Collaboration among Canadian and Southern Higher Education Partners. June 6-7, Ottawa, Canada.

Delaney, L.M., C.E. Campbell and D.M. Jamu. 2005. Seasonal patterns in water quality and abundance of Barbus fishes in the Mnembo River, southern Africa. Annual Conference of the Society of Canadian Limnologists, Jan 6-9. Windsor, Ontario, Canada.

 


Dust, Julian

Rice, K. and J.M. Dust. 2007. Kinetics of the abiotic alkaline hydrolysis of methyl parathion in the presence of a cationic surfactant, cetyl trimethylammonium bromide (CTAB). APICS Environmental Studies Student Conference, March 8-11, SWGC, Corner Brook, NL.

 


Krishnapillai, Mano

Sarkar, A. and M. Krishnapillai. 2012.  A study of groundwater quality of private wells in Western Newfoundland.  A public presentation given at Grenfell Campus on June 26, 2012.

Monnon, N., M. Krishnapillai., and C. Liu. 2010. The influence of nickel-contaminated soil on growth parameters and nickel-uptake of five plant species naturalized in Newfoundland. APICS Environmental Studies Conference, March 5 - 6, MUN, St. John's, NL.

Krishnapillai, M. 2009. Use of plastic mulch for Kalmia angustifolia (Sheep laurel) weed control. Canadian Biosystems Engineering, CSBE/SCGAB Annual Conference, Rodd's Brudnell River Resort, July 12-15, Georgetown, PE.

Krishnapillai, M. and R. Sri Ranjan. 2007. Nitrate content prediction in soil using TDR bulk electrical conductivity, water Content, and bulk density data. ASAE Paper No: 07-2269. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) Annual International Meeting, June 17-20. Minneapolis, MN.

Krishnapillai, M. and R. Sri Ranjan. 2006. In situ measurement of nitrate concentration using Time Domain Reflectometry. Paper No: 06-158. Annual Conference of the Canadian Society of Bioengineering, July 16-20, Edmonton, AB.

Krishnapillai, M. and R. Sri Ranjan. 2005. Evaluating the phytoremediation potential of atriplex patula on salt contaminated soil. Paper No: 05-052. North Central ASAE/CSAE Conference, September 24-25. Winnipeg, MB.

Krishnapillai, M. and R. Sri Ranjan. 2005. Measuring snow water equivalent and snow density using tdr mini-probes Paper No: 05-049. North Central ASAE/CSAE Conference, September 24 -25. Winnipeg, MB.

 


Parkinson, Don-Roger

Parkinson, D-R. 2009. Selective weathering mechanisms from rock and soil by water to assess ions and riverine marine sediment in natural waters. Environmental Studies Seminar, Bishop’s University, December 17, Lennoxville, QC. [Invited lecture]

Parkinson, D-R. 2009. Exploring methods to monitor mold in indoor buildings. Chemistry Seminar Fall 2009 Series, Bishop’s University, November 27, Lennoxville, QC. [Invited talk]

Parkinson, D-R. 2009. Method development: sample preparation and extraction, in the use of biomarkers as indicators of mould in indoor buildings and materials. Environment and Sustainability Graduate Fall 2009 Seminar Series, Room NR12, University of Western Ontario, October 02, London, ON. [Invited talk]

Parkinson, D-R. 2009. Extraction and speciation of heavy metals from sediments. Biochemistry/Medical Sciences Fall 2009 Seminar Series, Rm115, University of Western Ontario, October 01, London, ON. [Invited talk]

Parkinson, D-R. 2008. Analysis of gasoline residues in aqueous environments using SPME-GC/MS. Eastern Analytical Symposium & Exposition (EAS), November 14-17, Somerset, NJ, USA.

Parkinson, D-R. 2008. Analysis of gasoline residues in aqueous environments using SPME-GC/MS. , November 14-17, Somerset, NJ, USA.

Parkinson, D-R. 2008. Inorganic Biomarkers dos and don’ts. Perkin Elmer Symposium, May 13, Toronto, ON.

Parkinson, D-R. 2008. Investigation of molds by the use of biomarkers. Bishop’s University Chemistry Symposium, May 10, Lennoxville, PQ.

Parkinson, D-R. 2007. Method development for the extraction of volatiles from molds’ by SPME-GC/MS. 53rd International Conference on Analytical Sciences and Spectroscopy (ICASS), Trent University, June 24-27, Peterbourgh, ON.

Churchill, T., and D-R. Parkinson. 2007. Investigation of the potential of methyl benzoate as a biomarker for mold growth in indoor buildings using SPME-GC/MS. Environmental Science Symposium, Sir Wilfred Grenfell College, April 17, Corner Brook, NL.

Churchill,T., W. Rolls, and D-R. Parkinson. 2007. Investigation of the potential of methyl benzoate as a biomarker for mold in indoor building materials. Environmental Studies Conference, APICS, Sir Wilfred Grenfell College, March 09-11, Corner Brook, NL.

Parkinson, D-R. 2006. Investigation of potential biomarkers of mold in determining indoor air quality. 90th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition, CSC2006 May 26-31, Halifax, NS.

Parkinson, D-R., W. Rolls, and D. Strickland. 2006. Interpretation of the correlation of ergosterol to methyl benzoate for use as biomarkers for indoor air quality determination. EnvironAnalysis2006, May 10-15, Toronto, ON. .

 

 

Rashid, Harunur

 

Rashid, H., Gourlan, A., Shum, C. K., Otieno, F. O. & Cane, G. 2012. Evidence of early warming of intermediate water in the tropical Indian Ocean before the sea-surface during the last deglaciation, Goldschmidt 2012 meeting, Montreal, Canada.
 
Rashid, H., Gourlan, A. & Smith, M. E. 2012. Evidence for increased Southern Ocean waters in the tropical intermediate Indian Ocean during the last deglaciation, Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) meeting, Portland, OR, USA.
 
Rashid, H., Vouis*, R., Boyle, E. A. & Skinner, L. C. 2010. Revised reconstruction of the North Atlantic meridional overturning circulation during the last deglaciation: a multi-proxy study, 2010 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, San Francisco, USA.
   
Rashid, H., Piper, D. J.W., Smith, M. & England, M. 2010. The role of Hudson Strait outlet in Younger Dryas sedimentation in the Labrador Sea, International Glaciological Symposium, Columbus, Ohio, USA.
 
Rashid, H., Piper, D.J.W., Flower, B., Polyak, L. & Mansfield, C. 2008. Abrupt North Atlantic Deep Water slowdown coeval to 10,200 years Labrador Sea freshwater forcing, American Quaternary Association (AMQUA) meeting, Penn State University, PA, USA.
 
England, E., Rashid, H. & Rodgers, B. 2008. Some aspects of the Indian Ocean Monsoon variability from the marine sediment of the Bay of Bengal. Eos Trans. AGU,
89
(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract PP44A-04.
 
Rashid, H., Grützner, J., Lodestro, S., Voelker, A., Flower, B. P. & Quinn, T. M. 2007. Millennial-scale deep ocean ventilation and sea-surface variability during the last four glacial cycles: a new assessment for the Northern Hemisphere ice-sheet growth. EOS Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., PP44B-07.
 
Rashid, H., Lodestro, S., Rodgers, B., Flower, B. P. & Quinn, T. M. 2007. Evidence for the collapse of upper water masses during ice-rafting events: a multi-species planktonic foraminiferal d18O approach. Geochim. Cosmoch. Acta 71 (15): A821-A821; Goldschmidt 2007 conference, Köln, Germany.

 

 


Rayner-Canham, Geoff

 

Rayner-Canham, G. 2013. Does Solid Lithium Hydrogen Carbonate Exist?, Chem13 News, 5 (April 2013).
 

Rayner-Canham, G. 2013.  Electron Affinity, the oft-forgotten – yet essential – periodic property, Chem13 News, 4-5 (February 2013).

Rayner-Canham, G. 2013. Chemistry Past, Chemistry Present, Chemistry Future. invited Reg Friesen Memorial lecturer at the ChemEd 2013 Conference, University of Waterloo, July 29, 2013.

Rayner-Canham, G. 2012.  New Period in the Periodic Table?, Chem13 News, 7-8 (September 2012). 

Rayner-Canham, M. and G. Rayner-Canham 2012.  Chemistry & Poetry by young British Women: 1870s-1940s, invited lecture, Ursinus College, Pennsylvania, 11 November 2012.

Rayner-Canham, G. 2012.  Communicating Chemistry: Personal Adventures from the Battlefront, invited lecture, Ursinus College, Pennsylvania, 12 November 2012.
 

Rayner-Canham, G. 2012.  The Periodic Table: So Much More Than Groups & Periods, invited lecture, Ursinus College, Pennsylvania, 11 November 2012.

Rayner-Canham, G.W. 2009. Chemical knowledge, chemical ignorance, and pseudo-chemistry. Hamilton, ON: 92nd Canadian Society for Chemistry Conference.

Rayner-Canham, G.W. 2008. Isoelectronic – what exactly does it mean? Why should an inorganic chemist be interested? Bloomington, IN: 20th Biennial Conference on Chemical Education.

Rayner-Canham, G.W. 2008. Stoichiometric Problem-Solving for the 21st Century. Bloomington, IN: 20th Biennial Conference on Chemical Education.

Rayner-Canham, G.W. 2008. (invited presenter) They’re not weeds, they’re talented flowers! Edmonton, AB: 91st Canadian Society for Chemistry Conference.

Rayner-Canham, G.W. 2008. Invited Chemical Education Award Lecture: General chemistry: fossilized or futurized? Edmonton, AB: 91st Canadian Society for Chemistry Conference.

Rayner-Canham, G.W. and C. Smeaton. 2008. Invited Keynote Lecture: You mean chemistry is interesting? Enticing students outside the ‘usual suspects’. Edmonton, AB: 35th College Chemistry Canada Conference.

Rayner-Canham, G.W. 2007. (invited presenter) Thinking scientifically. St. John’s, NL: Instructional Development Seminars and Workshops.

Rayner-Canham, G.W. 2007. (invited presenter) Ideas that work in the science classroom. St. John’s, NL: Instructional Development Seminars and Workshops.

Rayner-Canham, G.W. 2007. (invited presenter) You mean chemistry is Interesting? St. John’s, NL: A.P.I.C.S. Executive Meeting.

Rayner-Canham, M.F. and G.W. Rayner-Canham. 2007. The pioneer British women chemists: a forgotten generation. Manchester, UK: British Association for the History of Science Conference.

Rayner-Canham, M.F. and G.W. Rayner-Canham. 2007. (invited plenary lecture) History re-written: the pioneer women of atomic science. Murfreesboro, TN: National Women’s History Month Women in Science Lecture, Middle Tennessee State University.

Rayner-Canham, G.W. and B. Hunt. 2007. Chromium, toxic or essential? Using the Erin Brockovich saga in chemistry teaching. Chem13 News (January): 4-5.

Rayner-Canham, G.W. 2007. Hassium-270: Another triumph for the shell model of the nucleus. Chem13 News (September): 16-17.

Rayner-Canham, M.F. and G.W. Rayner-Canham. 2006. Education of women chemists: past and present. West Lafayette, IN: 19th Biennial Conference on Chemical Education.

Rayner-Canham, M.F. and G.W. Rayner-Canham. 2006. Pioneering British women chemists: why so many? Halifax, NS: 89th Canadian Society for Chemistry Conference.

Rayner-Canham, G.W. 2006. (invited presenter) Is PowerPoint really just ‘Eye Candy’? St. John’s, NL: Instructional Development Seminars and Workshops.

Rayner-Canham, G.W., C. Smeaton, A. Snook, and T. Churchill. 2006. Taking chemistry to remote communities: challenges and successes. West Lafayette, IN: 19th Biennial Conference on Chemical Education.

Rayner-Canham, G.W. 2006. Making inorganic chemistry a visual experience. West Lafayette, IN: 19th Biennial Conference on Chemical Education.

Rayner-Canham, M.F., and G.W. Rayner-Canham. 2006. The Einstein enigma: the role of Mileva Marić. Chem13 News (January): 10-11.

Rayner-Canham, M.F. and G.W. Rayner-Canham. 2005. (invited speaker) Women in Pharmacy: The Pioneers. New Brunswick, NJ: Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society.

Rayner-Canham, M.F. and G.W. Rayner-Canham. 2005. (invited speaker) Harriet Brooks: Canada’s first woman physicist. Vancouver, BC: Canadian Association for Physics.

Rayner-Canham, M.F. and G.W. Rayner-Canham. 2005. Women in Chemistry: 100 Years of Progress? Saskatoon, SK: 88th Canadian Society for Chemistry Conference.

Rayner-Canham, G.W. and C. Smeaton. 2005. Chemistry outreach: taking chemistry to remote communities. Saskatoon, SK: 88th Canadian Society for Chemistry Conference.



Warkentin, Ian

Munro KJ, Warkentin IG and Doucet CM. 2011. Evaluation of habitat characteristics and a habitat suitability index model for boreal owls (Aegolius funereus) in Western Newfoundland, Canada. Raptor Research Foundation Annual Meeting. Duluth Minnesota.

Warkentin, IG, Whitaker DM, Mitchell GW, Leonard TD, Dalley KL and Taylor PD. 2007. Songbird response to forest management in western Newfoundland. Society of Canadian Ornithologists Annual Meeting. Lake Opinicon, ON. [invited symposium presentation]

Smith, CY, Warkentin IG and Moroni MT. 2007 Snag availability for cavity nesting birds and other wildlife over a chronosequence of post-harvest landscapes in western Newfoundland. American Ornithologists’ Union Annual Meeting; Laramie, Wyoming.

Mitchell, GW, Dalley KL, Leonard TD, Jonsen ID, Whitaker DM, Taylor PD and Warkentin IG. 2007. Songbird response to forest management in the Gros Morne Greater Ecosystem. Sixth International Science and Management of Protected Areas Association Conference. Wolfville, NS.

Warkentin, IG. 2006. Partnerships behind the science - the Gros Morne Project. Atlantic Cooperative Wildlife Ecology Research Network Annual Conference. St. John’s, NL.

Whitaker, DM, Taylor PD and Warkentin IG. 2006. Natal and breeding dispersal by migratory boreal forest songbirds. Atlantic Cooperative Wildlife Ecology Research Network Annual Conference. St. John’s, NL.

Mitchell, GW, Taylor PD and Warkentin IG. 2006. Juvenile songbird movement in the boreal forest. IV North American Ornithological Conference, Vera Cruz, México.

Whitaker, DM, Taylor PD and Warkentin IG. 2006. Breeding dispersal by migratory songbirds. IV North American Ornithological Conference, Vera Cruz, México.

Dawe, RS and Warkentin IG. 2006. Songbird nest visitation rates during chick rearing in harvested and natural boreal forest landscapes. Atlantic Society of Fish and Wildlife Biologists Annual Meeting, Norris Point, NL.

Thompson, R, Warkentin IG and Flemming SP. 2006. Impact of nest predation in a changing boreal forest landscape: the influence of a limited and variable predator guild. Atlantic Society of Fish and Wildlife Biologists Annual Meeting, Norris Point, NL.

Leonard, TD, Taylor PD and Warkentin IG. 2006. Breeding movements of boreal songbirds in naturally and anthropogenically heterogeneous forests. Northeastern Biological Graduate Student Conference, Bar Harbor, Maine.

Mitchell, GW, Taylor PD and Warkentin IG. 2006. Movement and Habitat Associations of Juvenile Songbirds in Managed Boreal Forests of Northwestern Newfoundland. Northeast Biology Graduate Student Conference, Bar Harbor, Maine.

Whitaker, D and Warkentin IG. 2005. Songbird movements: concepts, ecological relevance and research approaches. Atlantic Canada Wildlife Ecology Research Network Annual Conference. Kouchibouguac National Park, NB.

Mitchell, GW, Taylor PD and Warkentin IG. 2005. Movements, habitat use and survival of juvenile songbirds in managed boreal forests of northwestern Newfoundland. Atlantic Cooperative Wildlife Ecology Research Network Annual Conference. Kouchibouguac National Park, NB.

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