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ChE Seminar – Dr. Yvonne Chen (University of California, Los Angeles)

Host: Dr. Lydia Contreras

ABSTRACT TBD

BIOGRAPHY

  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Stanford University
  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology

Prof. Chen’s research experience includes engineering RNA-based regulatory systems for mammalian systems, demonstrating the ability to achieve rapid, reversible, small-molecule–responsive control over T-cell proliferation in tissue culture and in animal models. As a postdoctoral scholar at

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October 17 @ 3:30 pmOctober 17 @ 4:30 pmCPE 2.218
Start: October 17 @ 3:30 pm
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ChE Seminar – Dr. Charles Schroeder (University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign)

Host: by Dr. Thomas Truskett

ABSTRACT TBD

BIOGRAPHY

Charles M. Schroeder is an Associate Professor and Ray and Beverly Mentzer Faculty Scholar in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. He is also an Affiliate in the Departments of Chemistry, Materials Science and Engineering, and Bioengineering, and he is a member of the Center for Biophysics and Computational … Read the rest »

October 24 @ 3:30 pmOctober 24 @ 4:30 pmCPE 2.218
Start: October 24 @ 3:30 pm
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ChE Seminar – Dr. Don Collins (Texas A&M University)

Host: Drs. Lea Hildebrandt Ruiz and David Allen

ABSTRACT TBD

BIOGRAPHY

Professor
Director of the Center for Atmospheric Chemistry and the Environment

My research focuses on the properties and effects of atmospheric aerosols. On a regional to global scale, the efforts of our research group are concentrated on investigating radiative forcing by tropospheric aerosols, while … Read the rest »

November 28 @ 3:30 pmNovember 28 @ 4:30 pmCPE 2.218
Start: November 28 @ 3:30 pm
Address:
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ChE Seminar – Dr. Tony Kiss (University of Twente, Netherlands; AzkoNobel)

Host: Dr. Michael Baldea; Endowed Lectureship

ABSTRACT TBD

BIOGRAPHY

Tony Kiss (Anton Alexandru) was born in Transylvania, and at a young age he was already winning awards at various national chemistry competitions, being also recruited in the National Chemistry Olympic Team of Romania. He was awarded a BSc degree in Chemical Engineering at Babes-Bolyai University … Read the rest »

December 5 @ 3:30 pmDecember 5 @ 4:30 pmCPE 2.218
Start: December 5 @ 3:30 pm
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ChE Seminar – Dr. David Simmons (University of Akron)

Host: Dr. Isaac Sanchez

ABSTRACT TBD

BIOGRAPHY

Assistant Professor of Polymer Engineering

  • Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin (2009)
  • B.S. in Chemical Engineering, University of Florida (2005)

The Simmons group employs theory, molecular simulation, optimization methods, high-throughput characterization, and machine learning to advance the understanding and design of polymers and other soft … Read the rest »

01/16/2018 @ 9:30 am01/16/2018 @ 10:30 amEER Mulva Auditorium
Start: 01/16/2018 @ 9:30 am

ChE Seminar – Dr. Jeffrey Hubbell (University of Chicago)

Host: Dr. Adrianne Rosales; 2017-2018 Pirkey Lectureship

ABSTRACT TBD

BIOGRAPHY

Hubbell received his bacehlor’s degree from Kansas State University in 1982, and his PhD from Rice University in 1986, both in chemical engineering. He started his academic career as a member of the chemical engineering faculty at the University of Texas, then at the California … Read the rest »

01/23/2018 @ 9:30 am01/23/2018 @ 10:30 amEER Mulva Auditorium
Start: 01/23/2018 @ 9:30 am

ChE Seminar – Dr. Brad Olsen (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Host: Dr. Venkat Ganesan

ABSTRACT TBD

BIOGRAPHY

Professor Olsen earned his S.B. in Course 10 (Chemical Engineering) from MIT in June 2003. His undergraduate research with Prof. Karen Gleason focused on understanding the polymerization kinetics of initiated chemical vapor deposition reactions to produce fluorocarbon and organosiloxane polymer coatings for biopassivation and hydrophobic surfaces. He also … Read the rest »

01/30/2018 @ 9:30 am01/30/2018 @ 10:30 amEER Mulva Auditorium
Start: 01/30/2018 @ 9:30 am

ChE Seminar – Dr. Roseanna Zia (Stanford University)

Host: Dr. Roger Bonnecaze

ABSTRACT TBD

BIOGRAPHY

Roseanna Zia received her Ph.D. at the California Institute of Technology for research with John F. Brady in Mechanical Engineering, with a minor in Chemical Engineering, in 2011. She received her bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering at the University of Missouri, and subsequently worked as a mechanical engineer … Read the rest »

02/13/2018 @ 9:30 am02/13/2018 @ 10:30 amNHB 1.720
Start: 02/13/2018 @ 9:30 am
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ChE Seminar – Dr. David Mooney (Harvard University)

Host: Dr. Adrianne Rosales; Texas Distinguished Faculty Lectureship

ABSTRACT TBD

BIOGRAPHY:

  • Robert P. Pinkas Family Professor of Bioengineering
  • Core Faculty Member, Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University

The basic question that drives Mooney’s research is: how do mammalian cells receive information from the materials in their environment.

By utilizing the tools of

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02/20/2018 @ 9:30 am02/20/2018 @ 10:30 amAVAYA Auditorium (ACES Building, POB 2.302)
Start: 02/20/2018 @ 9:30 am
Address:
201 E 24th St
Austin, TX , 78712 United States
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ChE Seminar – Dr. Chris Alabi (Cornell University)

Host: Dr. Benjamin Keith Keitz

ABSTRACT TBD

BIOGRAPHY

Christopher Alabi began his research career as an undergraduate student under the direction of Professor David Schuster at New York University. Upon receiving his B.S. in Chemistry from New York University and B.E. in Chemical Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology, he went on to pursue a … Read the rest »

03/27/2018 @ 9:30 am03/27/2018 @ 10:30 amEER Mulva Auditorium
Start: 03/27/2018 @ 9:30 am