Oct 30, 2017, 5:00 PM
Kona resident Werner Thie is instrumenting his coffee farm with a number of different types of sensors. Come hear about the solar-powered wireless sensor nodes he is designing for it.
Nov 20, 2017, 5:00 PM
Dr. Linda Connelly will give an overview of Pharmaceutical Sciences research at UH Hilo where their major areas of focus are cancer biology and natural products drug discovery.
May 23, 2016, 5:00 PM
In 1978, Congress established Kaloko-Honokōhau National Historical Park to preserve, interpret, and perpetuate traditional native Hawaiian activities and culture by protecting the cultural and natural resources within the Park. Jeff Zimpfer will speak about the establishment of the Park, the Park’s natural and cultural resources, stewardship opportunities and long-term plans, and the efforts the NPS is taking to preserve Park resources for future generations.
Apr 25, 2016, 5:00 PM
Kampachi Farms’ has pioneered the Velella project, demonstrating two new concepts: untethered, open ocean "drifter pens"; and “over-the-horizon aquaculture”™. Co-founder Neil Sims will discuss the latest developments in open-ocean aquaculture.
Mar 28, 2016, 5:00 PM
In addition to county and state responses to the dengue fever outbreak, community action can be quite effective. Mosquito traps can substantially reduce the mosquito population and break the cycle of infection. Van Eden will describe how he has reverse engineered a number of commercial and research traps to enable anyone to make effective traps using relatively safe chemicals and containers like jars or buckets.