Join us for an exciting semester of seminars hosted by the School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy.

View archives of past semesters schedules (Spring 2011–Fall 2016).

 

Chemical Engineering Seminars

10:45 a.m.
Biodesign Institute Building B (BDBB) 105
Note for location changes on table below

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DATESPEAKERTITLE
January 23, 2017Shelly Peyton, Dept of Chemical Engineering University of Massachusetts"Putting Cancer Cells to Sleep with Synthetic Materials"
January 30, 2017Dennis Discher, Dept of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering University of Pennsylvania“Mechanobiology: From Extracellular Matrix Stiffness to Nuclear Rheology and From Early Development to Cancer”
February 6, 2017Robert Allen, Sr. Manager of Polymer Science and Technology IBM Almaden Research Center"Material Innovation in Advanced Technology"
February 13, 2017Paul Westerhoff, Fulton School of Engineering Arizona State University"Overcoming Implementation Barriers for Nanotechnology in Drinking Water Treatment"
February 20, 2017William Phillip, Dept of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering University of Notre Dame"Manufacturing Functional Membranes from Nanostructured Polymers"
February 27, 2017Hamid Ghanderhari, Dept of Bioengineering University of Utah“Approaches for Localized Drug Delivery to Solid Tumors”
March 13, 2017Andres Garcia, Dept of Mechanical Engineering Georgia Institute of Technology"BioArtificial Hydrogels for Regenerative Medicine"
March 20, 2017Kristi Anseth, Dept of Chemical & Biological Engineering University of Colorado, Boulder"Hydrogels as Synthetic ECM Analogs through Bio-Click Reactions"
March 27, 2017Norman Wagner, Dept of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering University of DelawareDistinguished Scholar Lecture
April 3, 2017Tae Seok Moon, Dept of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engr. Washington University, St. Louis"Systems and Synthetic Biology: Constructing Programmable Cells"
April 10, 2017Kyle Lampe, Dept of Chemical Engineering University of Virginia"Designing Biomaterials for 3D Hydrogel Microenvironments and Neural Tissue Engineering"
April 24, 2017Ayse Asatekin, Dept of Chemical & Biological Engineering Tufts University“ Next Generation Membranes with Controlled Selectivity Through Polymer Self-assembly”

 

Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Seminars

11 a.m.
Durham Language and Literature Building (LL) 2
Note for location changes on table below

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DATESPEAKERTITLE
January 20, 2017Marc Mignolet, Arizona State UniversityWelcome
January 27, 2017Patrick Phelan, Arizona State University“Buildings, Energy and the Future: Lessons from the DOE Building Technologies Office”
February 3, 2017To be announcedTitle to be announced
February 10, 2017Leonardo Chamorro, University of Illinois, Champaign"On the Potential of Windbreaks for Wind Farm-Scale Power Production"
February 17, 2017To be confirmedTitle to be announced
February 24, 2017Abdelrahman Shuaib, Arizona State University“Innovative Product Development Experience in Capstone Design Courses”
March 3, 2017Chris Dames, University of California, BerkeleyTitle to be announced
March 17, 2017Eliot Fang, Sandia National Laboratory“Creating Credibility for Computational Solid Mechanics Analyses”
March 24, 2017Lori Brady, Johns Hopkins University“Probabilistic Multi-scaling as a way to Capture Key Localizations in Material Preformance”
March 27, 2017
BDBB 105
Norman Wagner, University of DelawareDistinguished Scholar Lecture
March 31, 2017Jitesh Panchal, Purdue University“Product Development by Self-organizing Virtual Communities: An Emerging Frontier in Design Research”
April 7, 2017To be confirmedTitle to be announced
April 14, 2017To be confirmedTitle to be announced
April 21, 2017Armando Duarte, Unviersity of Illinois, Champaign“Bridging Multiple Structural Scales with a Generalized Finite Element Method”
April 28, 2017Fulton School of EngineeringApplied Science Poster Session

 

Materials Science & Engineering Seminars

Times and locations listed below

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DATESPEAKERTITLE
February 3, 2017
12:15 p.m.
WGHL 101
Naresh Thadhani, School of Materials Science & Engineering Georgia Institute of Technology“Meso-Scale Time-Resolved Sensing of Shock Compression Effects in Heterogeneous Materials”
February 17, 2017
12:15 p.m.
WGHL 101
Michael Strano, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyTitle to be announced
March 3, 2017
12:15 p.m.
WGHL 101
Wei Chen, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering Northwestern University“Design of Emerging Engineered Material Systems”
March 27, 2017
10:45 a.m.
BDBB 105
Norman Wagner, Dept. of Chemical Engineering University of DelawareDistinguished Scholar Lecture
March 31, 2017
12:15 p.m.
WGHL 101
Mark Asta, Dept. Of Materials Science & Engineering University of California, Berkeley"Computational Modeling for Materials Discovery"
April 21, 2017
12:15 p.m.
WGHL 101
Amit Misra, Dept. Of Materials Science & Engineering University of Michigan" High-Resolution in situ TEM Studies of Dislocation Dynamics"