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// Chemical & Biological Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering

For undergrads, program provides unparalleled research opportunities

For undergraduate students who may not have research opportunities at their own institutions, the Research Experience for Undergraduates in Chemistry and Chemical and Biological Engineering…

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// Chemical & Biological Engineering

A new approach to combatting bacterial infections: Disrupting their communication

We call them “superbugs”—and antibiotic-resistant bacteria are literally an evolving threat. Doomsday prophets and other pessimists foresee a future where superbugs run amok, overwhelming doctors’…

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// College of Engineering

Wisconsin State Journal: UW-Madison students hope to create new high-speed transportation with Badgerloop pod

This Wisconsin State Journal article is about the UW-Madison Badgerloop team. Many students on the team are engineering majors. The vehicle unveiled Saturday in UW-Madison’s…

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Special Events and Seminars

Summer 2017 Seminar Schedule

Benjamin Wiley

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

Lecture at 9:00 AM
Room 1227 Engineering Hall

Abstract

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