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PROGRAM

 

At the Biology Department Auditorium B-392

9:30 – 10:00
Registration
10:00 – 10:30
Welcome
10:30 – 11:00

Measuring Planetary Habitability
Mr. Abel Méndez
Physics and Chemistry Department , UPRA

11:00 – 11:40
Comets and Meteorites as Planets Seedlings
Dr. Liza Chizmadia
Geology Department, UPRM
11:40 – 12:00
Break
Biology Terrace
12:00 – 12:40
Astrobiology: Searching for Signs of Life Beyond Earth
Dr. Tori Hoehler
NASA-AMES
12:40 – 1:20
MATS as Microbial systems to study Astrobiology
Dr. Pieter Visscher
UConn
1:20 – 1:50
Discussion panel
1:50 – 2:00
Closing remarks
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