Seminars 2006 – 2007

Spring 2007 | Fall 2006

Sponsored through generous gifts from members of The Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Board of Advisors.

Seminars are 2-3 p.m. in room 243 of the Boggs Center for Energy and Biotechnology. For further information call (504) 865-5772.

Top ⇑Spring 2007 Lecture Series

January 19

Energy Landscapes and Dynamics in Materials and Proteins Under Stress

Dr. Daniel LacksDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Case Western Reserve University

January 26

Hydrogen Storage in Lithium Nitride

Dr. Yun Hang HuDepartment of Chemical and Biological Engineering

State University of New York at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260

February 2

Drug Delivery and Imaging Using Nanoparticles Produced by Block-copolymer Directed Flash NanoPrecipitation

Dr. Robert K. Prud'hommeDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Princeton University

March 9

Engineering Shape of Polymeric Drug Delivery Particles

Dr. Julie ChampionDepartment of Chemical Engineering

UC Santa Barbara

March 16

On-chip Droplet and Particle Manipulation by Electric Fields: Application in Microbioassays and Microfluidic Devices

Dr. Orlin VelevDepartment of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC

March 30

Design and Synthesis of Functional Biomaterials

Dr. David PutnamChemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Cornell University

April 20

Clarifying some basic consequences of confinement for fluids

Dr. Thomas TruskettDepartment of Chemical Engineering

College of Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

April 27

Metal and semiconductor nanoparticle deposition and separation using CO2-expanded liquids and supercritical CO2 processing

Dr. Christopher B. RobertsDepartment Chair & Uthlaut Professor

Department of Chemical Engineering
Auburn University

Top ⇑Fall 2006 Lecture Series

September 15

Engineering Shape of Polymeric Micro and Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery

Dr. Samir MitragotriDepartment of Chemical Engineering

University of California, Santa Barbara

September 22

Order And Mobility In Organic Semiconductor Thin Films

Dr. Paulette ClancyWilliam C. Hooey Director and Professor, School of Chemical Engineering

Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853

October 6

DNA Sequencing and Genotyping by Free-solution Conjugate Electrophoresis (FSCE) in Microchannels

Dr. Annelise E. BarronDepartment of Chemical & Biological Engineering

Northwestern University
Evanston, IL 60208

October 13

Prediction of Protein Affinity and Displacer Selectivity in Chromatographic Systems Using Multi-scale Modeling Techniques

Dr. Steve CramerDepartment of Chemical & Biological Engineering

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, New York

November 3

The Global Energy Challenge: Implications for Chemical Engineering Research and Education

Dr. Bob ArmstrongDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA

December 8

Templating Nanoparticles using Thermo-Reversible Block Copolymer Crystals

Dr. Lynn WalkerDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA

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