99th Annual Meeting
Cal Poly Pomona
Pomona, California
June 12 - 15, 2018

 

SYMPOSIA and WORKSHOPS by
SPONSORING/CO-SPONSORING
SECTION



The following symposia and workshops are in various stages of planning for the annual meeting. The listings below are tentative and subject to change. New symposia and workshops are added as information is received from the organizers. Check this web site regularly for updated information. Inquiries can be emailed to aaaspd@sou.edu. If you plan to attend the meeting largely for one symposium or workshop, please call 541–552–6869 to confirm its status before committing travel funds.

Bookmark this page and check back frequently, as this information is frequently updated. Abstracts for all of the symposium presentations are expected to be available for downloading by the end of April, perhaps earlier.


Index to Symposia, Including Descriptions
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Index To Symposia and Workshops by
Sponsoring/Co-sponsoring Section

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Agriculture, Food, and Renewable Resources

(25) Implications of Foodborne Pathogens for Agriculture



Anthropology and Archaeology

(19) Vietnam: Cultural Legacy, Crisis of Immigration, Current United States and Vietnam Policies, and an American Anthropologist in the Vietnam War



Atmospheric and Hydrospheric Sciences

(14) Linking Atmospheric Chemistry, Modeling and Health Effects of Ozone and Particulate Matter with Improved Public Policy for Megacities



Chemistry and Biochemistry

(11) Active Learning Practices in Chemistry Courses

WORKSHOP How Do You Carry Out Research in a Teaching Lab?



Cell and Molecular Biology

(27) Microbiome in the Environment, Health and Disease



Computer and Information Sciences

WORKSHOP Using Games to Teach Children Science



Earth Sciences

(16) La Brea Tar Pits: Old Bones and New Insights



Ecology, Environmental Sciences, and Sustainability

(14) Linking Atmospheric Chemistry, Modeling and Health Effects of Ozone and Particulate Matter with Improved Public Policy for Megacities

(15) Saving the Planet One Course at a Time

(27) Microbiome in the Environment, Health and Disease



Education

(4) Advances in Engineering Education

(10) Strategies for Active Learning in Undergraduate Biology Education

(11) Active Learning Practices in Chemistry Courses

(15) Saving the Planet One Course at a Time

(18) Multi-Disciplinary Experiences in Flipping Quantitative Courses

(22) Creativity, Imagination, and Design in STEM Education

WORKSHOP Examples of Strategies for Active Learning in Undergraduate Biology Education

WORKSHOP Active Learning in Quantitative Courses

WORKSHOP Communicating Science to the Public: Setting Up speaking Clubs/Circles

WORKSHOP How Do You Carry Out Research in a Teaching Lab?



Engineering, Technology, and Applied Sciences

(1) Recent Advances in Turbulence Research: Experiments, Theory, and Computations

(2) Unmanned Aerial Systems: Advancing Technology and Applications

(3) Rocket Propulsion

(4) Advances in Engineering Education

(20) Smart Grid, Micro Grid Technologies and Cyber Security Issues in a Complex Grid System

(24) Structural Engineering Advancements for Earthquake Resistance

WORKSHOP A Hands-on Introduction to Wearable Fashion Electronics



Evolution, Organismal Biology, and Biodiversity

(10) Strategies for Active Learning in Undergraduate Biology Education

(16) La Brea Tar Pits: Old Bones and New Insights

(27) Microbiome in the Environment, Health and Disease

WORKSHOP Examples of Strategies for Active Learning in Undergraduate Biology Education



History and Philosophy of Science

(13a) The Intersection Between Science and Philosophy: Medical Advancements, Values in Science, and Ethical Concerns

(13b) The Intersection Between Science and Philosophy: Rethinking Some Fundamental Aspects of Science

(28) Exploring Public Facets of Science and Technology Studies



General and Interdisciplinary Studies

(12) Library Science Symposium

(19) Vietnam: Cultural Legacy, Crisis of Immigration, Current United States and Vietnam Policies, and an American Anthropologist in the Vietnam War

(23) The Practice, Ethics, and Communication of Interdisciplinary Research

WORKSHOP Advanced Beer Tasting Course at Innovation Brew Works

WORKSHOP An Introduction to Grant Writing for Foundations



Materials Science

(5) Renewable Energy and Thermal Science: Materials, Design, and Applications

(6) Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Manufacturing and Applications

(7) Space Power Technologies - Thermoelectrics, Fuel Cells and Batteries

(8) Polymer Synthesis and Processing for Advanced and Emerging Applications

(9) Medical and Dental Implants – Materials, Stability and Compatibility

(21) Additive Manufacturing of Metals: Process – Structure – Property Relationships

(26) Corrosion and Protective Coatings

WORKSHOP 3D Printing and Open Source Hardware Science Workshop



Pharmaceutical Sciences

(17) Pharmaceutical Research and Development: From Bench to Patient-centered Care



Psychology

(29) Political Consequences of Framing Issues



Science and the Arts and Humanities


(22) Creativity, Imagination and Design in STEM Education



Social, Economic, and Poilitical Sciences

(14) Linking Atmospheric Chemistry, Modeling and Health Effects of Ozone and Particulate Matter with Improved Public Policy for Megacities


(29) Political Consequences of Framing Issues





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