March 9, 2011. Dr. Joseph M. Suflita to participate as invited speaker at the Helmholtz Zentrum München Institution's Conference on Biological Transformations of Hydrocarbons in Herrsching/Ammersee, Germany. Presentation entitled: Stimulation of Anaerobic Hydrocarbon Metabolism: Insights from the Proteome.
March 16, 2011. Dr. Joseph M. Suflita meets in Houston, TX with the National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE International).
March 29,-31, 2011. Journal of Environmental Science and Technology
Associate Editor Dr. Joseph M. Suflita meets with members of the American Chemical Society.
June 16-17, 2011. MURI members meet at Montana State University in Bozeman, Montana to review technical progress and plan research strategies. Dr. Recep Avci will host and provide a tour of MSU facilities.
July 25-30, 2011. Dr. Iwona Beech will host BIOCOR ITN summer school at the University of Portsmouth, UK. The 6-day event entitled Understanding Biocorrosion: Fundamentals and Applications, will include international experts in the field from Academia, Research Institutes and Industry.
December 8, 2011. Dr. Joseph M. Suflita to speak at the ASTM Fuel Corrosivity Workshop in New Orleans, LA. Presentation entitled: "Anaerobic Biodegradation of Fuel Hydrocarbons and Corrosivity: Does the Amount of Sulfur Make a Difference?". (Visit the ASTM website)
April 25-27, 2012. BIT's 3rd Annual World Congress of Petromicrobiology in Xi'an, China. Dr. Joseph M. Suflita to participate as Keynote Forum Chair. Presentation entitled: Anaerobic Biotechnology For The Conversion Of Fossil Energy To Methane: Application To Oil, Shale, and Coal Reserves.
September 9-13, 2012.The European Corrosion Congress 2012 (EUROCORR) in Istanbul, Turkey. Dr. Recep Avci to deliver a presentation entitled "Nanopit Initiation at MnS Nano-Inclusions on Carbon Steel Exposed to Anaerobic Bacterium D. Alkanexedens".