Ask a Scientist: "Acoustic Communication in Birds — The Original 'Social Network'"
Physics & Astronomy
Wednesday, December 18, 2013
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Campus Wide Events,College of Arts and Sciences
UW-Eau Claire's "Ask a Scientist" series
will continue Dec. 18 with a presentation by Dr. Lauren Wentz of the department of biological sciences at UW-Barron County. The presentation will begin at 7
p.m. at the Acoustic Café in downtown Eau Claire.
Wentz will present "Acoustic Communication in Birds
— The Original 'Social Network.'" She will discuss how vital
acoustic communication can be to survival and reproduction among birds. The
presentation also will focus on the characteristics of bird sounds and will
feature a look into one of the Northwoods' favorite birds, the common loon.
The series will continue at 7 p.m. Jan. 15 with a
presentation titled "Graphene" by Dr. Marc McEllstrem of the Materials Science
Center and department of chemistry at UW-Eau Claire.
For more information about "Ask a Scientist," contact Dr. Paul
Thomas, professor of physics and astronomy, at email@example.com.
Photo caption::Dr. Lauren Wentz