Carnegie Mellon University

Spring 2010 Events

Spring 2010 Seminar Schedule

January 12 High Efficiency Power Production from Fossil Fuels with Carbon Capture [pdf]
Thomas A. Adams II
Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Chemical Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
January 14 TBA [pdf]
Oliver Inderwildi
Research Fellow, Smith School of Enterprise and The Environment
University of Oxford
January 19 Multifunctional, Hierarchical NanoArchitectures by Directed and Spontaneous Assembly: from Biomimetics to Ultra-Strong Composites [pdf]
Dr. Paul Podsiadlo,
Willard Frank Libby Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Nanoscale Materials
Argonne National Laboratory
January 26 Discovery Through In Silico Approaches for Mass Spectrometry-Based Proteomics [pdf]
Peter A. DiMaggio, Jr.
Jacobus Fellow, Department of Chemical Engineering
Princeton University
February 2

Multi-Valent Electrostatic Interactions in Polyelectrolytes
Matthew Tirrell [pdf]
Professor of Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering and
Materials Science and Engineering

February 4 Nanoscale Electrokinetics: healing lengths, salt jets, slippery electrophoresis, and ion sterics. [pdf]
Aditya Khair
Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Chemical Engineering
University of California, Santa Barbara
February 9 Multiscale modeling of polymers and glass-forming liquids [pdf]
Robert A. Riggleman
Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Chemical Engineering
University of California, Santa Barbara
March 2 Hydration Phenomena at the Nano-scale Theoretical and Computational Perspectives
Pablo G. Debenedetti
Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering 
Princeton University
March 23 TBA
William Brune
Distinguished Professor and Head, Department of Meteorology
Pennsylvania State University
April 13 Bayer Lecture
Optimal Dynamic Operation of Chemical Processes: Assessment of the Last 20 Years and Current Research Operations
James B. Rawlings
Professor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
University of Wisconsin-Madison
April 22 Novel Routes for Patterning Colloidal Films, Granules, and 3D Structures [pdf]
Jennifer A. Lewis
Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
May 6 TBA
Jay D. Keasling
Professor, Department of Chemical and Bioengineering
University of California

All seminars (unless noted) begin at 10:45 a.m. in Doherty Hall Room 1112.  Coffee and doughnuts are served at 10:30 a.m. in the Conference Room, Doherty Hall, Room 1102. For more information, please call Dolores Dlugokecki at 412-268-2251.