Past Events

Towards Breaking the Barrier to 100% Energy Conversion
Professor Dirk Guldi (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen, Department of Chemistry and Pharmacy)

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 11:40am
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professor Michael Therien; co-sponsored by the Duke University Energy Initiative's... Read More

Toward the kinetics of polymerization at the single polymer chain
Shawn Yu, graduate student

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 1:00pm
French Family Science Center 3232
Kevin Welsher, advisor

Simple Dynamics of Complex Systems: from Nuclei to Fish
Professor Martin Gruebele (University of Illinois, Department of Chemistry)

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 11:40am
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professor Weitao Yang

STEM PhD Careers at RTI International: A Panel Discussion with Duke Alumni
See description

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 11:30am
French Family Science Center 2237
What opportunities are available for STEM PhDs at RTI International? Join James Harrington, PhD... Read More

MEMS/MatSci Seminar: Design of Functional Protein Membranes
Monica Olvera de la Cruz: Northwestern University

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 12:00pm
Teer 203
The accessibility of reactants to the surface of enzymes is crucial for its function. Therefore, in... Read More

Dominant Rotors as a Means to Control Macrocycles
Professor Andrei Yudin (University of Toronto, Department of Chemistry)

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 11:40am
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professor Dewey McCafferty

Faculty Colloquium - Facet-Selective and Flow-Through Electrochemistry with Metal Nanowires
Professor Benjamin Wiley (Duke University, Department of Chemistry)

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 2:00pm
French Family Science Center 4233
Host: Professor Kathy Franz

MEMS Seminar: Exciton-Plasmon Interactions in Thin Films and Metasurfaces
Dr. Deirdre O'Carroll (Rutgers University, Department of Materials Science and Engineering)

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 12:00pm
Teer 203
In thin-film organic optoelectronic devices, manipulation of light below the diffraction limit in a... Read More

Insight into the Role of Metal Homeostasis in Fungal Adaptation to Drug Stress
Elizabeth Hunsaker, Ph.D. candidate

Friday, October 11, 2019 - 9:00am
French Family Science Center 3232
Katherine Franz, advisor

FIP Seminar Co-hosted with Department of Chemistry: Single-molecule imaging uncovers nanometer-scale fundamentals of cell biology and plasmonics
Dr. Julie Biteen, Associate Professor, Departments of Chemistry & Biophysics, University of Michigan

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 12:00pm
Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium Side A, room 1464
Julie Biteen is an Associate Professor of Chemistry and of Biophysics at the University of Michigan... Read More