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Alumnus Paul Hansen’s ingenuity spawned successful 3M products

Behind every innovation, from Scotch Tape to Post-It Notes to medical masks, there is a creative thinker, a team, and a company pushing for success.…

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Manos Mavrikakis earns research award from Michigan Catalysis Society

The Michigan Catalysis Society recently announced that Manos Mavrikakis, Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor and Paul A. Elfers Professor in chemical and biological engineering, received the…

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CBE hosts international visiting scientist supported by Humboldt Foundation

In April 2017, the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering welcomed Thomas Erhard Kropp, a visiting scientist from Germany who is supported by the Humboldt…

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Special Events and Seminars

Spring 2017 Seminar Schedule

Sujit Datta

Postdoctoral Scholar,
Department of Chemical Engineering,
California Institute of Technology

Lecture at 9:00 AM
Room 1227 Engineering Hall

please note room change

Abstract

 Jiandong Feng

Postdoctoral Researcher,
Institute of Bioengineering, School of Engineering,
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, Switzerland

Lecture at 9:00 AM
Room 3609 Engineering Hall

Abstract

Panchao Yin

Clifford G. Shull Fellow,
Chemical and Engineering Materials Division
Neutron Sciences Directorate, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Lecture at 9:00 AM
Room 3609, Engineering Hall

Abstract

Vojislav R. Stamenkovic

Argonne National Laboratory
Materials Science Division
Argonne, IL, USA

Lecture at 3:15 PM
Refreshments served at 3:00 PM
Room 3609, Engineering Hall

Abstract

Benjamin Wiley

Associate Professor,
Department of Chemistry,
Duke University, Durham NC

Lecture at 4:00 PM
Room 1800 Engineering Hall
Refreshments will be served at 3:45 PM

Abstract

Linsey Seitz

Postdoctoral Researcher,
Institute for Photon Science and Synchrotron Radiation, Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany

Lecture at 9:00 AM
Room 3609 Engineering Hall

Abstract

John Church

Executive Vice President
Supply Chain
General Mills, Inc.

Seminar Reception
3:30-4:00 pm
Cheney Room/1413 Engineering Hall (1415 Engineering Drive)

Lecture
4:00-5:00 pm
Room 1800, Engineering Hall

Abstract

Jeffrey Rimer

Ernest J. and Barbara M. Henley Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
University of Houston, Houston TX

Lecture at 4:00 PM
Room 1800 Engineering Hall
Refreshments will be served at 3:45 PM

Abstract

 

Yiyang Li
Postdoctoral Scholar
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Lecture at 9:00 AM
Room 3534 Engineering Hall

Abstract

Vicky Doan-Nguyen
Postdoctoral Fellow
Materials Research Laboratory/California NanoSystems Institute
University of California, Santa Barbara

Lecture at 9:00 AM
Room 3609 Engineering Hall

Abstract

Cancelled Event

Craig Hawker
Clarke Professor
Materials Department
Alan and Ruth Heeger Chair of Interdisciplinary Science
University of California, Santa Barbara

Seminar Reception
3:30-4:00 pm
Cheney Room/1413 Engineering Hall (1415 Engineering Drive)

Lecture
4:00-5:00 pm
Room 1800, Engineering Hall

Abstract

Charles Musgrave

Professor and Department Chair
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
University of Colorado, BoulderLecture at 4:00 PM

Lecture at 4:00 PM
Room 1800 Engineering Hall
Refreshments will be served at 3:45 PM

Abstract

Julia A. Kornfield

Department of Chemical Engineering
California Institute of Technology (Caltech)
Pasadena, CA

Seminar Reception
3:30-4:00 pm
Cheney Room/1413 Engineering Hall (1415 Engineering Drive)

Lecture
4:00-5:00 pm
Room 1800, Engineering Hall

Abstract

Michael Wong

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Rice University
Houston, TX

Lecture
4:00-5:00 pm
Room 1800, Engineering Hall
Refreshments will be served at 3:45 PM

Abstract

Fernando Escobedo

Marjorie L. Hart Professor of Engineering
Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY

Lecture
4:00-5:00 pm
Room 1800, Engineering Hall
Refreshments will be served at 3:45 PM

Abstract

Andrew Spakowitz

Associate Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering
Stanford University
Stanford, CA

Lecture
4:00-5:00 pm
Room 1800, Engineering Hall
Refreshments will be served at 3:45 PM

Abstract

Ignacio E. Grossmann

R. R. Dean University Professor of Chemical Engineering
Carnegie Mellon University,
Pittsburgh, PA

Lecture 1: Role of Process Systems Engineering in Chemical Engineering
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Lecture 2: Recent Advances in Computational Models for the Discrete and Continuous Optimization of Industrial Process Systems
Thursday, May 4, 2017

Lectures
4:00-5:00 pm
Room 1800, Engineering Hall
Refreshments will be served at 3:30 PM in the Cheney Room

Abstract