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Scott Shaffer, A New Form of Biotechnology
Start Date: 9/25/2013Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Date: 9/25/2013End Time: 1:00 PM

Event Description:
A New Form of Biotechnology: Novel Data Logging Devices Reveal Secrets About The Lives Of Marine Animals.

Dr. Shaffer’s uses novel smart technologies to study long-range movements, distribution, and behavior of wild seabirds and marine mammals in Alaska, Antarctica, the Arctic, and the tropical Pacific. This new form of biotechnology is shedding light on the secret lives of marine animals that range widely over the open sea. Dr. Shaffer is an associate professor in SJSU's Department of Biological Sciences.

This event is a part of the University Scholar Series. For additional information, please go to
Location Information:
SJSU Main Campus

SJSU Main Campus - King Library

SJSU Main Campus - King Library
Room: 225

SJSU Main Campus - King Library
Room: 229
Contact Information:
Name: Elisabeth Thomas
Phone: 408-808-2193
Photo of Dr. Shaffer on the beach working with a seabird.
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