Research on Tap is an opportunity for you to explore your curiosity for knowledge and interact with scholars from Missouri S&T’s College of Arts, Sciences, and Business in an informal setting. Researchers from a range of academic disciplines present their latest findings to students, faculty, staff, and the community at large in the the loft at Rolla’s Public House Brewing Company. 

We hope you’ll satisfy your curiosity by joining us in this casual setting. Research on Tap meets at 6 p.m. on selected Wednesdays at Rolla's Public House Brewing Company at 600 N. Rolla Street. Please see the schedule below.

SEPT. 23, 2019

“Unraveling the Universe’s Deepest Mysteries with Gravitational Waves”
Dr. Marco Cavaglia, Professor, Department of Physics

OCT. 16, 2019

“Your Brain on Music”
Dr. Amy Belfi, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology

FEB. 19, 2020

“CO2 Sequestration from Air —
The Costs and Consequences of Action and of Inaction”
Dr. Rainer Glaser, Professor, Department of Chemistry

MAR. 18, 2020

“Archaeologists on the Nile in the 'Golden Age' of Travel”
Dr. Kathleen Sheppard, Associate Professor,
Department of History and Political Science

APR. 15, 2020

“Title to be determined”
Dr. Gayla Olbricht, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Would you like to
present your work?

For questions, contact Melanie Mormileassociate dean of research and external relations in the College of Arts, Sciences, and Business and professor of Biological Sciences

Contact: or call 573-341-6346