All seminars are held in 350 Lavery Hall, 10:10am-11:00am.

 

 

DATE

SPEAKER

TITLE

FACULTY HOST

Monday

February 4

Prof. Roman Voronov

Dept. of Chemical & Materials Eng.

New Jersey Institute of Technology

Newark, NJ

 

Image-Based Simulation of Transient PDGF-BB Gradient Explains How Fibroblasts Affect Each Other’s Directional Decisions during Chemotaxis

Deshmukh

 

Friday,

February 15

Travis Murphy

PhD Student

Advisor:  Prof. Chang Lu

Microfluidic Tools for Molecular Analysis and Engineering

 

Lu

Monday,

February 18

Prof. Matthew Lazzara

Dept. of Chemical Engineering

University of Virginia

Applications of Mechanistic and Data-Driven Models to Problems in Cell Signaling

Tong

Monday,

February 25

Jimmy Dickmann

PhD Student

Advisor:  Prof. Erdogan Kiran

Experimental Determinations and Modeling of Volumetric Properties and Viscosity of Fluid Mixtures Under Pressure

Kiran

Friday,

March 1

Prof. Eugene Chen

Department of Chemistry

Colorado State University

 

Towards a Circular Materials Economy: Chemical Synthesis of Nature’s Polyesters with Robust Properties and Closed-Loop Life Cycles

Tong

Monday,

March 4

Prof. Edward Maginn

Dept. of Chemical & Biomol. Eng.

Univ. of Notre Dame

Computational Design of New Materials for Separations and Energy Storage

Deshmukh

Monday,

March 18

Dr. Yimin Luo

Dept. of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

University of Delaware

Trajectory Planning and Spatial Organization in Soft Matter

Cox

Friday,

March 29

Mimosa Sarma

PhD Student

Advisor:  Prof. Chang Lu

Microfluidics for Single Cell Transcriptomics

Lu

Friday,

April 5

Prof. Jonathan Whitmer

Dept. of Chemical & Biomol. Eng.

Univ. of Notre Dame

TBD

Deshmukh

Friday,

April 12

Prof. Peng Chen

Dept. of Chemistry & Chemical Biol.

Cornell University

Single-Molecule Catalysis:  Nanoparticles and Polymers

Karim

Monday,

 April 15

Yow-Ren Chang

PhD Student

Advisor:  Prof. William Ducker

TBD

Ducker

Friday,

April 19

(The Inn at Virginia Tech

CHEGSA SYMPOSIUM

Keynote Speaker:

Prof. Zachary Ulissi

Carnegie Mellon Univ.

TBD

ChEGSA

Monday,

April 22

Prudvi Gaddam

PhD Student

Advisor:  William Ducker

TBD

Ducker

Monday,

April 29

Wenhui Li

PhD Student

Advisor:  Prof. Ayman Karim

Connecting Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Ligand Controlled Colloidal Pd Nanoparticle Synthesis

Karim

Friday,

May 3

Prof. Henry Ashbaugh

Dept. of Chemical & Biomol. Eng.

University of Tulane

TBD

Deshmukh