CBE Seminars & Events

Fall 2014 Seminar Series

Wednesday, September 3

James Faeder

Associate Professor, Department of Computational Biology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

"Modeling and Understanding Cell Division Processes"
3:00 p.m., Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall

 
Wednesday, September 24

Thomas Epps, III

Thomas & Kipp Gutshall Professor of Chemical Engineering, Associate Professor, DuPont Young Professor, University of Delaware

"Generating Functional Materials from Nanostructured Polymers"
3:00 p.m., Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall

 
Wednesday, October 1

Gerald Fuller

Professor, The Fletcher Jones Chair in the School of Engineering, Stanford University

"The Fluid Dynamics of Two Biological Interfaces"

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

Wednesday, October 8

BRITTON CHANCE LECTURE

James C. Liao

Parsons Foundation Professor and Chair, National Academy of Engineering Member, UCLA Engineering

"Rewriting Pathways to Life"
3:00 p.m., Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall

Wednesday, October 22

Sibani Lisa Biswal

Associate Professor in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Associate Chair, Graduate Studies, Rice University
"Directing Colloidal Systems with Rotating Magnetic Fields"
3:00 p.m., Towne 337

Wednesday, October 29

Raul Lobo

Director, Center for Catalytic Science & Technology (CCST), Professor, University of Delaware

"Zeolite Catalysis: Confinement, Electron Transfer and Lewis Acidity"

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

Wednesday, November 5

Nicholas Abbott

John T. and Magdalen L. Sobota Professor and Director, Materials Research and Engineering Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison

"Design of Biotic-Abiotic Interfaces Using Liquid Crystals"

4:00 p.m., DRL A4, David Rittenhouse Laboratory

Monday, November 10

Grant Karsner

Vice President of Products Technology, ExxoMobil Research and Engineering Company

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

Wednesday, December 3

Lonnie Shea
Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Northwestern University  
"Systems Tissue Engineering"
3:00 p.m., Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall

Wednesday, December 10

Thomas Truskett
Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Northwestern University  
"Engineering via Targeted Assembly"
3:00 p.m., Towne 337