CBE Seminars & Events

Fall 2015 Seminar Series

 

Wednesday, September 2

Joan Brennecke

Keating-Crawford Professor
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
University of Notre Dame

"CO2 Separations with Ionic Liquids"

3:00 p.m., Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall

 
Wednesday, September 16

J. Will Medlin

Associate Professor and Conoco Phillips Faculty Fellow
Department id Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
University of Colorado - Boulder
"Manipulating the near-surface environment to control surface reactivity: Organic monolayers in heterogeneous catalysis
3:00 p.m., Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall

 
Monday, September 21

Shawn Shadden

Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering,

University of California - Berkeley

"Computational Hemodynamics Modeling"

3:00 p.m., Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall

Wednesday, October 7

Monica Olvera de la Cruz

Lawyer Taylor Professor

Departments of Materials Science and Engineering, Chemistry and Chemical Biological Engineering, and Physics and Astronomy
Northwestern University

"DNA-functionalized Nanoparticle Assembly"
3:00 p.m., Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall

Wednesday, October 14

Britton Chance Lecture
Samir Mitragotri

Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering and Biomolecular Science and Engineering
University of California - Santa Barbara
"Innovative Systems for Effective Delivery pf Therapeutics"
3:00 p.m., Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall

Wednesday, October 21

Fernando Escobedo
Marjorie L. Hart Professor of Engineering
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Cornell University
"Engineering Entropy in Nanomaterials: The Bad, the Ugly, and the Good"
3:00 p.m., Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall

Wednesday, October 28

Yiannis Kaznessis

Professor of Chemical Engineering
University of Minnesota
"Antibiotic Probiotics to Reduce Pathogen Counts in Host GI Tracts"

3:00 p.m., Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall

Wednesday, November 18

Paulo Arratia
Associate Professor of Bioengineering
University of Pennsylvania
"Life in Complex Fluids"

3:00 p.m., Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall

Wednesday, December 2
Gunaretnam Rajagapol

VP Global Head - Computational Sciences
Jannsen Research & Development
"Disruptive Challenges in Healthcare & Pharma R&D: Opportunities for Pharma-Academic Collaboration"
3:00 p.m., Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall