2019-2020 Professional Development Seminars

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Date Topic Presenter Livestream Qualtrics
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9/6/19 Photoreactivity of Petrogenic Dissolved Organic Matter Phoebe Zito, University of New Orleans Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
9/13/19 Seasonal Solar Thermal Storage Philip Hayes, P.E. (Alyeska Pipeline) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
9/20/19 Sustainable Power Production by Biomass Gasification Internal Combustion Engine Farshid Zabihian, M.E. (California State University) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
9/27/19 Solar in Alaska Michelle Wilber (ACEP) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
10/4/19 Oil Beneath Arctic Sea Ice: Predicting Under-Ice Storage Capacity as a Means to Anticipate Oil Slick Spreading Under Ice Kelsey Frazier, UAA Graduate Fellow with ADAC Livestream Qualtrics

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10/11/19 Expedient Airstrips in NPRA, 1974-1981 Tom Brooks, P.E. Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
10/18/19 Anchorage Storm Drain Pipes: Inspection Results and Findings Matt Stephl, P.E. Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
10/25/19 Development of Test Sites and Atmospheric Corrosion Studies in Cold Arctic Climate Dr. Raghu Srinivasan (UAA) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
11/1/19 Security Costs in Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Dr. Sebastian Neumayer (UAA) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
11/8/19 Integrated Design Considerations for Net Zero Energy, Resilient Solar Communities in the Canadian Context Dr. Caroline Hachem Vermette (University of Calgary) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
11/15/19 AI in Medical Applications with Small Datasets and Limited Labels Dr. Syed Muhammad Anwar (UET Taxila) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
11/22/19 Enhancing Power Grid Resilience and Online Situational Awareness of Black-Sky Hazards Dr. Payman Dehghanian (George Washington University) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
12/6/19 Clean Energy in Alaska Colleen Fisk (REAP) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
1/17/20 Update on the Alaska Water and Sewer Challenge Cameron Wilson (UAA Graduate Student)
Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
1/24/20 Rehabilitation of 34,000 ft of Water Main Using Pipe Bursting Brian Gastrock, P.E. Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
1/31/20 Development of an IoT-Based Power Monitoring System for the Substation of Petrochemical Facilities Long Zhao (University of Texas at Arlington) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
2/7/20 Detection of Internal Corrosion in Pipelines: Challenges and Opportunities Dr. Oleg Shiryayev (UAA)
Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
2/14/20 Advanced Manufacturing of Multifunctional Polymer Nanocomposites Dr. Amir Ameli (University of Massachusetts - Lowell) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
2/21/20 Fire Protection and Life Safety Richard Harvey, FPE & Eliot Jordan, FPE (Coffman Engineers)
Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
2/28/20 Variable Refrigerant Flow Technology Elena Hartford (Mechanical Sales, Inc.)
Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
3/6/20 Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities Research Program and Innovation Partnerships Anna Bosin (AKDOTPF) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
3/20/20 CANCELLED CANCELLED Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
3/27/20 Port of Alaska:  Modernizing Program and Construction of the New Petroleum and Cement Terminal Jim Jager (Port of Alaska) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
4/3/20 Geotechnical Engineering Reconnaissance of the 2018 Mw 7.1 Anchorage Earthquake Prof. Zhaoui Yang (UAA) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
4/10/20 Smart Buildings: Integration, Data Collection, Cloud Analytics and Enhanced Occupant Experience Daniel Hart (Siemens) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
4/17/20 Alternative Computational Architectures Dr. Masoumeh Heidari Kapourchali, (Post-Doc Fellow, Johns Hopkins University) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
4/24/20 Space Weather Amani Reddy, Ph.D. (UAF) Livestream Qualtrics 1.0