Seminars 2008 – 2009

Spring 2009 | Fall 2008

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 2009 Lecture Series

January 30

Crystallization and Other Adventures on the Protein Phase Diagram

Dr. Abraham (Bramie) LenhoffChemical Engineering Department

University of Delaware
Newark, DE 19716

February 6

Photosystem I Films for Biomimetic Solar Energy Conversion

Dr. Kane JenningsChemical & Biomolecular Engineering

Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN 37235

March 13

Using molecular simulation to understand wetting at rough surfaces

Dr. Jeffrey ErringtonChemical & Biological Engineering

University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260

April 3

Surfactant-Laden Interfaces in Microfluidic Devices

Dr. Shelley AnnaDepartment of Mechanical Engineering

Scaife Hall, 3255000 Forbes Avenue
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Top ⇑Fall 2008 Lecture Series

September 12

Preparation, Properties, and Application of "Janus" and "Patchy" Particles

Dr. Ilona KretzschmarChemical Engineering Department

City College of New York
New York, NY 10031

September 19

Colloidal Interactions, Dynamics, and Assembly on Energy Landscapes

Dr. Michael BevanChemical & Biomolecular Engineering

Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD 21218

September 26

Active Control of Surfactants

Dr. Nicholas L. AbbottChemical & Biological Engineering

University of Wisconsin – Madison
Madison, WI 53706

October 17

Molecular Engineering of Stem Cell and Gene Therapeutics

Dr. David SchafferChemical Engineering, Bioengineeering, & The Wills Neuroscience Institute

University of California at Berkeley

October 24

Using Colloidal Suspensions to Investigate Atomic Scale Phenomena

Dr. Itai CohenDepartment of Physics

Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853

November 7

Accelerated Molecular Dynamics of Catalysis Kinetics and
Assembly at Surfaces

Dr. Kristen FichthornDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Penn State University
University Park, PA 16802

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