Seminars 2007 – 2008

Spring 2008 | Fall 2007

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 2008 Lecture Series

January 25

The Chemistry of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes: Applications to biomolecule detection, nanotube separation, and electronic networks

Dr. Michael S. StranoDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

February 29

What do cell rheology experiments really measure?

Dr. John CrockerSchool of Engineering & Applied Science

University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6391

March 7

New Insights into Nanostructured Block Copolymers: Networks, Membranes, Nanocomposites and Gels

Richard J. SpontakDepartments of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering and Materials Science & Engineering

North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC 27695

Top ⇑Fall 2007 Lecture Series

September 21

Polyelectrolyte adsorption kinetics under an applied electric potential

Dr. Paul Van TasselDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Yale University
New Haven, CT 06520

September 28

Membrane Separations: New Opportunities in Bioprocessing

Dr. Andrew L. ZydneyDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA 16802

October 5

Biomimetic Materials for Biomedical Applications

Dr. James E. HenryDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

October 19

Spontaneous Ordering of Particles at surfaces and interfaces

Dr. Kathleen StebeDepartment of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, Maryland

October 26

Tailoring the Nano-Architecture of Gel Materials for the Motion of Macromolecules: DNA vs. Nanoparticles

Dr. Pedro E. ArceDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Tennessee Tech University
Cookeville, TN 38505

November 30

Naturally chiral surfaces: A tour of the stereographic projection

Dr. Andrew J. GellmanDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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