Fall 2020 Amgen Seminar Series in Chemical Engineering

Seminars will take place on Thursdays from 12:45 – 1:45 pm via Zoom video conferencing. For more information, contact Assistant Professor Daniel Roxbury.

Date Speaker Title
Sept. 17 Dr. Irene Andreu, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, URI The Rhode Island Consortium for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology: Materials Characterization Across Length Scales
Sept. 24 Dr. Markita Landry, Dept. of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, University of California, Berkeley Nanomaterials Engineering to Probe and Control Living Systems
Oct. 1 Sarah Brousseau, Amgen; Rachael Browning, Nestle France; Thomas Bryant, Sanofi; Robert Ervolino, Toray Plastics CHE Alumni Panel #1
Oct. 8 Dr. Mohammad F. Islam, Dept. of Materials Science & Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University Soft Materials Approaches to Carbon Nanotubes: Gels and Composites
Oct. 15 Dr. David Kaplan, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, Tufts University Silk Proteins – Functional Biomaterials and Medical Applications
Oct. 22 Dr. Navid Saleh, Dept. of Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering, University of Texas at Austin Nano-enabled Water Treatment: Socially Embedded and Safe Routes of Application
Oct. 29 Dr. Lilo Pozzo, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, University of Washington Understanding Nanoscale and Molecular Processes in Emulsions Systems with Neutron and X-ray Scattering
Nov. 5 Dr. Marian Gindy, Merck Pharmaceuticals Novel Vaccine Technologies
Nov. 12 Dennis Belov, General Electric; Megan Buonincontro, 3M; Chris Dudinski, Thermo Scientific; Megan McSweeney, Georgia Tech CHE Alumni Panel #2
Dec. 3 Dr. Korkut Uygun, Harvard Medical School Extending the Limits of Organ Preservation
Dec. 10 Dr. Matthew Preiss, Intellectual Property Attorney Intellectual Property Applications in Science and Engineering