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Great Lakes Science Boot Camp for Librarians 2016: Speakers

Great Lakes Science Boot Camp for Librarians 2017

     Looking for the 2017 Great Lakes Science Boot Camp, hosted by Michigan State University from July 19-21? Follow this link:


Nitesh ChawlaNitesh Chawla, PhD

Frank M. Freimann Collegiate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering 

University of Notre Dame College of Engineering

"Being a Dataologist: Role of Data and Analytics in Healthcare"

Session 1 - Small Science

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Mitchell Wayne, PhD

Professor, Elementary Particle Physics

Department of Physics

University of Notre Dame

"Higgs Boson"

Patrick Fay

Patrick Fay, PhD

Professor, Electrical Engineering

Professor, Wireless Institute

University of Notre Dame

"Nanoscale Devices and Integration for Low-Power Computation, Energy Harvesting, and Imaging"

Session 2 - Public Health and Disease

Marya Lieberman

Marya Lieberman, PhD

Professor, Chemistry

University of Notre Dame

"Finding Fake Medicines"

Neil F. Lobo

Neil Lobo, PhD

Research Associate Professor, Medical Entomology

University of Notre Dame

"The Role of Mosquitos in the Spread of Infectious Diseases"

Session 3 - The Environment

 Jeanne Romero-Severson

Jeanne Romero-Severson, PhD

Professor, Biological Sciences

University of Notre Dame


Joannes Westerink

Joannes Westerink, PhD

Joseph and Nora Ahearn Professor in Computational Science and Engineering

Professor and Henry J. Massman Department Chairman, Engineering

University of Notre Dame

"Hurricanes and Storm Surge and Storm Wave Prediction"