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Memorial Lecturers

Allan P. Colburn Memorial Lecturers Jack A. Gerster Memorial Lecturers
Robert L. Pigford Memorial Lecturers Kurt Wohl Memorial Lecturers

All seminars begin at 10 a.m. in 102 Colburn Lab

(unless otherwise specified)

2019 Spring Seminar Series

March 8 Tatiana Segura
Host: Millie Sullivan
Duke University "Engineering Therapeutic Angiogenic Materials for Brain Repair"
March 29
Mattheos Koffas
Host: Wilfred Chen
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute "A sense of Balance: Development of Metabolic Pathway Balancing Approaches for the Production of High Value Chemicals in Recombinant E.Coli"
April 12
Kaushal Rege
Host: Millie Sullivan
Arizona State University "Aminoglycoside-Derived Molecular and Cellular Technologies for Accelerated Discovery Platforms"
April 26 Allan P. Colburn Memorial Lecture
James Swan
Host: Eric Furst
Massachusetts Institute of Technology "Large Scale Simulation of Colloidal Hydrodynamics: Heterogenous Particles, Structures and Flow Patterns"
May 10 Charles Schroeder
Host: Arthi Jayaraman
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign "Self-Assembly and Single Molecule Charge Transport in Conjugated Organic Materials"
May 17 Kurt Wohl Memorial Lecture
Susannah Scott
Host: Bingjun Xu
University of California, Santa Barbara "Kinetics and Mechanisms of Reactions Relavant to Lignocellulosic Biomass Conversion in Porous Heterogeneous Catalysts"

2018 Fall Seminar Series

September 14
(Location: Perkins Gallery)
Jack A. Gerster Memorial Lecture
Kara Odom Walker
B.Ch.E., University of Delaware, 1999
Host: Eric Furst
Department of Health & Social Services, State of Delaware "When an Engineer-Turned-Doctor Takes on Health Issues for the State: The View from Delaware's Secretary of Health and Social Services"
September 28
Robert L. Pigford Memorial Lecture
Athanassios Z. Panagiotopoulos
Host: Arthi Jayaraman
Princeton University "Activities, Solubilities, and Nucleation Rates of Aqueous Electrolyte Solutions"
October 12 Kathryn Whitehead
B.Ch.E., University of Delaware, 2002
Host: Cathy Fromen
Carnegie Mellon University "Lipid-like Materials for RNA Delivery: A How-to Guide for Hacking Gene Expression"
November 16 Ali Mesbah
Host: Dion Vlachos
University of California, Berkeley "Model-Based Feedback Control of Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jets for Plasma Medicine"
December 7 J. Will Medlin
Ph.D., University of Delaware, 2001
Host: Bingjun Xu
University of Colorado at Boulder "Controlling Selectivity in Heterogeneous Catalysis with Organic Monolayers"

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