Events

Past Events

CANCELED: Schrodinger's What is Life? at 75: The Physical Aspects of the Living Cell Revisited
Professor Rob Phillips (California Institute of Technology, Department of Applied Physics and Materials Science)

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 11:40am
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Auditorium, Room 107
Host: Professor David Beratan

CANCELED: 2020 Fritz London Memorial Lecture/Steinhardt/TBA
Professor Paul Steinhardt (Princeton University, Albert Einstein Professor in Science, Department of Physics)

Monday, April 6, 2020 - 7:30pm
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Auditorium, Room 107
This lecture is hosted by the Duke University Chemistry and Physics Departments.

CANCELED: Moore/2020 Edinburgh Instruments Lecture in Photophysics and Photochemistry
Professors Ana L. and Thomas A. Moore (Arizona State University, School of Molecular Sciences)

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 5:00pm
TBD
Host: Professor Michael Therien

MEMS/MatSci Seminar: Topological floppy modes in aperiodic networks and a mechanical duality theorem
Xiaoming Mao, University of Michigan

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 12:00pm
Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium Side A, room 1464
Topological states of matter have been intensively studied in crystals, leading to fascinating... Read More

From Molecular to Macroscopic Mechanochemical Responses
Yudi Zhang, Ph.D. candidate

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 2:00pm
French Family Science Center 3232
Stephen L. Craig, advisor

Biological Charge Transfer in Redox Regulation and Signaling
Ruijie Darius Teo, Ph.D. candidate

Friday, March 20, 2020 - 1:00pm
French Family Science Center 3232
David Beratan, advisor.

Molecular-Level Engineering of Stress-Responsive Materials
Yangju Lin, Ph.D. candidate

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 2:00pm
French Family Science Center 3232
Stephen L. Craig, advisor

MEMS/MatSci Seminar: Designing Bio-Inspired Liquid Layers to Control Biological Systems at Surfaces
Caitlin Howell, University of Maine

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 12:00pm
Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium Side A, room 1464
Liquid-infused surfaces inspired by the Nepenthes pitcher plant have recently been introduced as a... Read More

Pfizer Outreach/Optimization of the chemical matter and synthesis leading to a ketohexokinase inhibitor clinical candidate
Dr. Aaron Smith (Pfizer, Inc., Senior Principal Scientist, Medicine Design)

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 11:40am
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professors Steve Malcolmson and Jennifer Roizen

Struggling to change: Research and development in a general chemistry course
Professor Vicente Talanquer (University of Arizona, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry)

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 11:40am
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professor Dorian Canelas