Spring 2011-Department of Materials Science and Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

Departmental Seminar Series

Spring 2011

Fridays, 10:30 AM - Scaife Hall 125

Date Speaker & Location Title
January 14 Paul Nealey
University of Wisconsin

Directed assembly of block copolymer films on lithographically-defined chemically nanopatterned surfaces

January 21 Kimberly Hamad-Schifferli
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Engineering the Nanoparticle – Biology Interface
January 28 No Seminar  
February 4 Eric Maire
French National Center for Scientific Research
In situ experiments in X-ray imaging, Application to materials science
February 11 Li Huang
February 18 G. Malcolm Stocks
Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Fundamental Studies of Defects in Structural Materials: Dislocations and Displacement Cascades

February 25 Daniel Gianola
University of Pennsylvania
Deformation at the Nanoscale: Pushing the Limits of Strength
March 4 Graduate Symposium  
March 11 No Class Spring Break
March 18 Younan Xia
Washington University
Shape-Controlled Synthesis of Noble-Metal Nanocrystals
March 25 No Seminar  
April 1 No Seminar Open House Weekend
April 8 Steve Sibener
University of Chicago
Dynamics of Molecular and Polymeric Interfaces Probed with Atomic Beam Scattering and Scanning Probe Imaging
April 15 No Class Carnival
April 22 Sandra Rosenthal
Vanderbilt University
Ligand-Conjugated Quantum Dots Enable Single Molecule Analysis of Serotonin Transporter Proteins
April 29 Victor Klimov
Los Alamos National Laboratory
From Carrier Multiplication and Hot-Electron Transfer to the Mysteries of Nanocrystal Blinking