Department Seminar Series Winter 2015

Department Seminar Series Winter 2015

3:30 - 3:50pm: Reception in Physics/Astronomy Auditorium (PAA) A118 Lobby

4:00pm: Seminar in PAA A118

(unless otherwise noted below)

  Date   Speaker and Lecture Title

January 12
Monday

Heather Maynard

Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of California - Los Angeles

Bioinspired Polymers for Protein Drug Delivery

January 26
Monday

Reception:
Benson Lobby
Seminar: EEB 125

Heather Mayes

PhD Candidate
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Northwestern University

A Computational Exploration of Cellulosic Decomposition for Renewable Chemicals and Fuels

February 2
Monday

 

Hsiu-Yu Yu

Postdoctoral Researcher
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care / Department of Chemical an Biomolecular Engineering
University of Pennsylvania

Predictive Theoretical Modeling of Complex Fluids:
From Advanced Functionalized Materials to Targeted Vascular Drug Delivery

February 5
Thursday

Reception:
Benson Lobby
Seminar:

Hitchcock (HCK) 132

Robert Messinger

Postdoctoral Researcher
LEPMI Laboratory
CNRS & G
renoble Institute of Tehnology (France)

Measuring and Understanding Local (Dis)order: Crystallization of Zeolite Nanosheets & Defects in Li-ion Battery Electrodes

February 9
Monday

Daniel Beltran-Villegas

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Department of Chemical Engineering
University of Michigan

Dynamic Modeling of Colloidal Assembly

February 19
Thursday

Reception:
Benson Lobby
Seminar:

Hitchcock (HCK) 132

Joshua Michener

NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Biological Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Evolutionary Optimization of Heterologous Metabolic Pathways in Microbes

February 23
Monday

Elizabeth Nance

Postdoctoral Fellow
Anesthesiology/Critical Care Medicine, Center for Nanomedicine
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Nanotherapeutics for Neurological Disorders

March 2
Monday

Carissa Young

Postdoctoral Researcher
Department of Biological Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

From Yeast to Man: Systems Analyses Advance Therapeutic Development & Drug Discovery in Complex Diseases