Events in 2009-2010
John Deere Chapter of Sigma Xi

Noninvasive Chemical Monitors for Medicine and Biotechnology with Near Infrared Optics

Dr. Mark Arnold
Edwin B. Green Chair in Laser Chemistry
Director, Optical Science & Technology Center, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa

Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2009
Rogalski Center Ballroom, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa

New members


Research Presentations
Jan. 19, 2010
Augustana College

New associate members of the chapter inducted in November presented either a 10 minute talk or a poster describing the research that they had been doing.

NOVA ScienceNow
Apr. 21, 2010
St. Ambrose University

The third program of the year featured these three topics and local scientists.

"Alien Earths"
Lee Carkner, Augustana

"Picky Eaters"
Matt Halfhill, St. Ambrose

"Bird Brains"
Ian Harrington, Augustana