Thursday, December 5, 2013
Public Research Misconduct Cases in Texas: What We Can Learn From Them and How to Avoid Such a Case in Your Lab
featuring Dr. Alan R. Price
Dr. Price is the former Associate Director for Investigative Oversight of the DHHS Office of Research Integrity, and one of the world’s leading experts in investigating allegations of scientific and research misconduct. The event is open to all interested research faculty, staff, and students.
"Perspective and the Past and Future of the Oil and Gas Industry" Things move slowly in the oil business where it takes 20-30 years between invention and implementation. There are many reasons for this, all related to the slowness of the depletion of reservoirs. This presentation attempts to give a perspective to the past 30+ years in the “awl bidness” from an academic perspective. It reviews popular conceptions about producing hydrocarbons, the cyclic nature of the industry, and gives a few examples of paradigm shifts.
Looking for a fun way to de-stress before finals? Then come to the M.D. Anderson Library to “paws” and relax with some furry friends! The UH Libraries is partnering with local organization, Faithful Paws, to bring in certified therapy dogs for petting, cuddling, and treat-feeding.
For more information, visit: http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/
Alec Warren, Blake Wilkins, directors
Works by Brostrom, Daughtrey, Elder, Trevino, Sekhon