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Department Seminar Series Spring 2013

Spring 2013

Seminars start at 4:00 p.m. Monday in the UW Physics Astronomy Auditorium A110 unless otherwise indicated.

Refreshments served in the lobby at 3:30 p.m.
Date Speaker and Lecture Title
April 22

Kenichi KurodaKenichi Kuroda
Assistant Professor of Dentistry, Biologic & Materials Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, and Chemistry
University of Michigan

Designing Antimicrobial Polymers as Synthetic Mimics of Host-defense Peptides

May 6

William RistenpartWilliam Ristenpart
Joe and Essie Smith Endowed Chair of Chemical Engineering
UC Davis

The Odd Behavior of Oppositely Charged Drops

May 13

Steven McIntoshSteven McIntosh
Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering
Lehigh University

Insights into Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Materials by In-Situ Neutron Diffraction


May 20

Paul DauenhauerPaul Dauenhauer
Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Unraveling Cellulose for Renewable Plastics


June 3

Burckhard SeeligBurckhard Seelig
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics
University of Minnesota

Artificial enzymes created by in vitro evolution – proteins with unexpected structure and dynamics


July 1

Professor A. Chitharanjan Hegde

Head of the Department of Chemistry
National Institute of Technology, Karanataka, Surathkal, India

Electrofabrication of Nanostructured Multilayer Alloy Coatings for Enhanced Corrosion Protection


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