Carnegie Mellon University

Spring 2014 Events

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Spring 2014 Seminar Schedule

January 23
Model Catalyst Studies: From Supports to supported Nanoparticles [pdf]
Professor Hajo Freund
Department of Chemical Physics
Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck Institute
January 28
Aerosol feedbacks on chemistry and climate at urban and regional scales [pdf]
Professor Gregory R. Carmichael
Karl Kammermeyer Professor of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
The University of Iowa
February 4
Grasping Complexity of Chemical Kinetics [pdf]
Professor Grigoriy Yablonsky
Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology
St. Louis University
February 18 Macromolecular Engineering By Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization [pdf]
Professor Krzysztof Matyjaszewski
Department of Chemistry
Carnegie Mellon University
February 25
Self-Assembly and Crystallization in Conjugated Polymers [pdf]
Professor Rachel Segalman
Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, UC Berkeley, and Acting Division Director of Materials Sciences
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories
March 25 Cassassa Lecture
Can we use Thermodynamics to predict adhesion? [pdf]
Professor John C. Berg
Rehnberg Professor of Chemical engineering
University of Washington
April 1
Transport Phenomena of Chemotactic Bacteria: Diffusion and Dispersion in Porous Media [pdf]
Professor Roseanne M. Ford
Professor and Chair, Department of Chemical Engineering
University of Virginia
April 8
About Natural Gas and Hydraulic Fracturing [pdf]
Gregory M. Martin
Distinguished Engineering Associate
ExxonMobil Research and Engineering
April 15
Reaction Pathways in Processing Photons and Students [pdf]
Professor Tim Anderson
Chemical Engineering Department
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
April 29
Process Systems Engineering Approach to Optimizing Drug Therapy [pdf]
Professor G.V. (Rex) Reklaitis, Gedge Distinguished Professor
School of Chemical Engineering
Purdue University

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 Janet Latini at 412-268-2230.

Other Events

Friday, April 11, 2014

2014 Spring Carnival ChemE Alumni, Faculty & Student Mixer

April 11, 2014, from 2:00-3:00 p.m. in Doherty Hall, Rothfus lab A-100

ChemE alumni are welcome to join the faculty & students to meet & greet over refreshments & to catch up what's new with the student projects in the making. See the Unit Ops lab and take a tour of the renovated space in Doherty Hall.