SAVE the DATE: STEM-NET November Virtual Research Cafe 10.0

November 3, 2021

STEM-NET November Virtual Research Cafe 10.0

Friday, November 19, 2021

11:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.


The HSU Sponsored Programs Foundation will be hosting this Live Virtual Cafe  Presented by Dr. Frank A. Gomez, Executive Director, CSU STEM-NET. You can either register and view it on your own, or come participate with our staff via zoom.

The Café’s aim is to help foster research collaborations across the CSU system and catalyze the submission of intercampus proposals. Each café involves three 10 minute faculty presentations on their research and ideas for future work. Q&A takes place during the virtual mixer following presentations.



  • Dr. Kristi Closser, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Fresno State, Using Quantum Chemistry to Study Photodegradation of Persistent Organic Pollutants

  • Dr. Raisa Hernández Pacheco, Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Cal State Long Beach, Rhesus Macaques as Models of Life History Theory and Population Dynamics

  • Dr. Louise Edwards, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics,Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, Hidden Worlds at Dawn and Dusk: Mitigating the effects of Satellite Megaconstellations


REGISTRATION Register via this link by November 18, 2021.  You can either register and view it on your own, or email Erika Andrews at for the zoom link.