Whiting School of Engineering

The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

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Seminar Series

Fall 2008 Seminars

Seminars are held in 110 Maryland Hall on Thursdays at 10:30am unless otherwise noted.

September 11

""Self-assembly and interfacial engineering of micro-nanoscale devices"
David Gracias
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

September 18

"Instabilities of polymers at interfaces: Creasing of hydrogel surfaces and spontaneous generation of amphiphilic assemblies"
Ryan Hayward
Polymer Science & Engineering, UMass Amherst

September 25

"Computational Materials Design for Self-Assembly of Next-Generation Nanoparticles and Colloids"
Sharon Glotzer
Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan

October 2

"Disentangling the Stability and Function of Natively Unfolded Proteins"
Henry Ashbaugh
Chemical Engineering, Tulane University

October 9

"Physicochemical Mechanics in Asymmetric Nanomembranes"
James Ferri
Chemical Engineering, Lafayette College

October 16

"The Virtual Lung Project:
Measuring and Modeling Mucus Propulsion and Flow"

Richard Superfine
Physics and Astronomy, University of
North Carolina

October 23

"Computer-based Design of Protein-Protein Interactions"
Brian Kuhlman
Biochemisty and Biophysics, University of North Carolina

October 30

Shoshana Wodak
Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University

November 6

"Motion of Droplets on Surfaces Induced by Noise and a Bias"
Manoj Chaudhury
Chemical Engineering, Lehigh University

November 13

Song Li
Bioengineering, University of California, Berkeley



.Nano and Micro Technology

.Cell and Molecular Biotechnology

.Interfacial Phenomena

.Computational Biology and Functional Genomics

.Molecular Thermodynamics

.Drug Delivery, Biomaterials, and Tissue Engineering