H2OSU: October 20, 2014

Monday, October 20, 2014
(Fall Term, Week 4)


OSU WATER EVENTS THIS WEEK

Wednesday, October 22, WRGP Fall Seminar Series - Matthew Weber "Documenting Public Values for River Ecosystem Services" | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm  |  Kearney Hall 305

 

UPCOMING OSU WATER EVENTS

Monday, October 27, Monday Morning Meeting - Dave Lytle, Department of Integrated Biology, OSU "Stream ecology in arid landscapes" |  10:00 am - 11:00am | Nash Hall 32

 

WATER COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Stormwater Facility Dedication "Ceremonial Pouring"
In case you missed the OSU-Benton County green stormwater infrastructure ribbon cutting ceremony, you can view a ceremonial pouring video online at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qUKCnAmbgk0.

 

RECENT OSU WATER PUBLICATIONS

Lemke D, González-Pinzón R, Liao Z, Wöhling T, Osenbrück K, Haggerty R, Cirpka OA (2014) Sorption and transformation of the reactive tracers resazurin and resorufin in natural river sediments Hydrology and Earth System Sciences OSU author: Haggerty
Wolters EA (09/2014) Attitude–behavior consistency in household water consumption The Social Science Journal
Ruehr NK, Law BE, Quandt D, Williams M (2014) Effects of heat and drought on carbon and water dynamics in a regenerating semi-arid pine forest: a combined experimental and modeling approach Biogeosciences OSU authors: Law and Quandt
Wagner MJ, Bladon KD, Silins U, Williams CHS, Martens AM, Boon S, MacDonald RJ, Stone M, Emelko MB, Anderson A (09/2014) Catchment-scale stream temperature response to land disturbance by wildfire governed by surface–subsurface energy exchange and atmospheric controls Journal of Hydrology OSU author: Bladon
Leon AS, Zhu L (11/2014) A dimensional analysis for determining optimal discharge and penstock diameter in impulse and reaction water turbines Renewable Energy OSU author: LeonLemke D, González-Pinzón R, Liao Z, Wöhling T, Osenbrück K, Haggerty R, Cirpka OA (2014) Sorption and transformation of the reactive tracers resazurin and resorufin in natural river sediments Hydrology and Earth System Sciences OSU author: Haggerty

Wolters EA (09/2014) Attitude–behavior consistency in household water consumption The Social Science Journal

Ruehr NK, Law BE, Quandt D, Williams M (2014) Effects of heat and drought on carbon and water dynamics in a regenerating semi-arid pine forest: a combined experimental and modeling approach Biogeosciences OSU authors: Law and Quandt

Wagner MJ, Bladon KD, Silins U, Williams CHS, Martens AM, Boon S, MacDonald RJ, Stone M, Emelko MB, Anderson A (09/2014) Catchment-scale stream temperature response to land disturbance by wildfire governed by surface–subsurface energy exchange and atmospheric controls Journal of Hydrology OSU author: Bladon

Leon AS, Zhu L (11/2014) A dimensional analysis for determining optimal discharge and penstock diameter in impulse and reaction water turbines Renewable Energy OSU author: Leon

 

FOR FACULTY: FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

NSF: Arctic Research Opportunities 10/20/2014 

NSF: Environmental Chemical Sciences (ECS) 10/31/2014 

OSU: L.L. Stewart Faculty Development Fund (10/31/2014)

American-Scandinavian Foundation Visiting Lectureships (LOI: 11/01/2014) 02/15/2014

NSF: Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL) 11/14/2014 

NSF: Applied Mathematics 11/15/2014 

NSF: Dynamics of Coupled Natural and Human Systems (CNH) 11/18/2014  

(Visit the IWW funding database for more funding links...)

 

FOR STUDENTS: FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES     

Oregon Heritage Fellowship (10/24/2014)

Undergraduate Research, Innovation, Scholarship and Creativity (URISC) program (11/03/2014)

2015 Ford Foundation Fellowships Programs for Achieving Excellence in College and University Teaching (11/14/2014)

Anchor QEA Scholarship (11/17/2014)

American Fellowships (women only) (11/15/2014)

O.K. Earl Postdoctoral Fellowship and Texaco Postdoctoral Fellowship (12/01/2014)

Career Development Grants (women only) (12/15/2014)

 

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Hydrologist (3 vacancies) | Middle Atlantic River Forecast Center (MARFC), State College, PA | Northeast River Forecast Center, Taunton, MA | Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH | Application due: 11/03/2014

OSU 2015 Graduate Legislative Internship Opportunity | Oregon Legislature Committee Services Office | Nominations due: 11/07/2014

Executive Director | Johnson Creek Watershed Council | Milwaukie, OR | Application due: 11/14/2014

PhD Fellowships in Experimental Geomorphology | University of Pennsylvania; Penn Sediment Dynamics Laboratory | (If interested, contact Doug Jerolmack: http://www.sas.upenn.edu/earth/people/douglas-j-jerolmack)

Stream Designer and Project Manager (2 positions) | Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC) | Bridgeport, WV | Columbus, OH

(All New!)

 

REGIONAL EVENTS AND CONFERENCES

The Columbia River Basin: Learning from our Past to Shape our Future | Tuesday, October 21 - Thursday, October 23, 2014 | Spokane, WA

2014 State of the Coast | 9am - 5pm | Saturday, October 25, 2014 | Florence Events Center | Florence, OR 

Northwest Environmental Conference & Tradeshow | Tuesday, December 9 - Wednesday, December 10, 2014 | Red Lion Hotel on the River - Jantzen Beach | Portland, OR

Within Our Reach 2014 | Thursday, December 11 - Friday, December 12, 2014 | OSU Alumni Center | Corvallis, OR 

(View the complete calendar of external events online.)

 

NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL EVENTS AND CONFERENCES

2014 AWRA Annual Water Resources Conference | Monday, November 3, 2014 - Thursday, November 6, 2014 | Tyson's Corner, VA

XVth IWRA World Water Congress | Monday, May 25 - Friday, May 29, 2015 | Edinburgh International Conference Center (EICC) | Edinburgh, Scotland

Water is not for Gambling: Utilizing Science to Reduce Uncertainty | Tuesday, June 16 - Thursday June 18, 2014 | Green Valley Ranch Resort | Las Vega, NV