The Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Seminar Series is supported with a generous gift from SABIC, Inc.

If you would like to receive a weekly notification and abstract of the seminars by e-mail, please contact Nicolette Solano (nsolano2 [at]

All Seminars are held in L2D2, unless otherwise noted. There is no charge to attend.

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Past Seminars

Date Title Speaker
12/04/2020 - 10:30am TBA Adam Holewinski from University of Colorado, Boulder
11/13/2020 - 11:30am TBA HJ Kulik from Massachusetts Institute of Technology
10/30/2020 - 10:30am TBA Damein Guironnet from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
10/23/2020 - 8:00am OChEGS Symposium- Virtual OChEGS Keynote Speaker TBA
10/16/2020 - 10:30am Biomaterial Infection and Innate Immunity Phil Stewart from Montana State University
10/09/2020 - 10:30am The Catalytic Mechanics of Dynamic Surfaces Paul Dauenhauer from University of Minnesota
10/02/2020 - 10:30am TBA TBA
09/25/2020 - 10:30am Characterizing the Evolution of Gel Scaffolds Using Passive Microrheology Kelly Schultz from Lehigh University
09/18/2020 - 10:30am No Seminar this Week No Seminar
09/11/2020 - 10:30am Dynamics and Deformation of Complex Interfaces- Study of Vesicles, Cells and Droplets in Biology Vivek Narsimhan from Purdue University
09/04/2020 - 10:30am Molecular- to Nanoparticle- Scale Interactions with Environmental Implications Stacey Louie from University of Houston
08/28/2020 - 10:30am No Seminar this Week No Seminar
04/17/2020 - 10:30am TBA Krishnendu Roy- Georgia Tech
04/10/2020 - 10:30am TBA Ryan Hayward- University of Massachusetts Amherst
04/03/2020 - 10:30am TBA Jonathan Whitmer- University of Notre Dame
03/27/2020 - 10:30am TBA Kevin Van Geem- Ghent University, Belgium
03/20/2020 - 10:30am TBA Javier Perez-Ramirez from ETH Zurich, Switzerland
02/28/2020 - 10:30am Mentoring Undergraduate Engineering Students at a Liberal Arts Institution Polly Piergiovanni- Lafayette College
02/21/2020 - 10:30am Using Synthetic Biology and Machine Learning Tools to Characterize and Engineer RNAs Lydia Contreras- University of Texas at Austin
02/14/2020 - 10:30am Towards Novel Imaging Diagnostics for Alzhemier's Disease Ananth Annapragada- Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine
01/31/2020 - 10:30am FAST, Smart Therapeutics Anushree Chatterjee from University of Colorado Boulder
01/24/2020 - 10:30am Liquid Nanofabrication of Functional Multiphasic Soft Matter by Capillary Binding and Interfacial Templating Orlin D Velev- North Carolina State University
01/17/2020 - 10:30am Structure-Function Relationships at the Bio/Nano Interface Jim Pfaendtner- University of Washington
11/22/2019 - 10:30am Understanding and Tuning Catalytic Materials Using Nanocrystal Precursors Matteo Cargnello from Stanford University
11/08/2019 - 10:30am Anomalies in Ambient and Supercooled Water: Is There a Second Critical Point Lurking Nearby? James Skinner from University of Chicago
11/01/2019 - 10:30am Spectroscopic Observation of Surface Species and Their Reactions on Solid Acid Catalysts Friederike Jentoft from Univ of Massachusetts Amherst
10/25/2019 - 10:30am No Seminar this week No seminar this week
10/18/2019 - 10:30am TBA Krista Walton from Georgia Tech
10/11/2019 - 10:30am Modeling the effects of Acid Site Location, Pairing, and Diffusion during Zeolite-Catalyzed Reactions David Hibbitts from University of Florida
10/04/2019 - 10:30am The Design of Catalytic Processes for the Conversion of Biomass into Fuels and Chemicals George Huber from University of Wisconsin-Madison
09/27/2019 - 8:30am ChBE OChEGS Symposium ChBE OChEGS Symposium
09/20/2019 - 10:30am Fast, Smart Therapeutics Anushree Chatterjee from University of Colorado Boulder
09/13/2019 - 10:30am Controlling the Semi-Crystalline Morphology of Biodegradable PCL Thin Films Julie Albert from Tulane University
09/06/2019 - 10:30am Random Walks, Hydrodynamic Interactions, and Molecular Memory in Bacteria Pushkar Lele from Texas A&M University
08/30/2019 - 10:30am No Seminar this week
08/23/2019 - 10:30am Halide Perovskites: A New Class of Semiconductors with Emergent Functional Properties Aditya Mohite from Rice University
04/26/2019 - 10:30am no seminar no seminar
04/12/2019 - 12:40pm Design of Soft Materials using Liquid Crystallinity Nicholas L Abbott from University of Wisconsin-Madison
04/05/2019 - 10:30am Catalysts Live & Up Close BM Weckhuysen from Universiteit Utrecht
03/29/2019 - 10:30am TBA Krishnendu Roy from Georgia Tech
03/22/2019 - 10:30am Homotypic and Heterotypic Interactions in Amyloid Protein Networks Regina Murphy from University of Wisconsin
03/08/2019 - 10:30am On the Challenges of Using Micro Kinetics in Simulation of Technical Reactors: Emission Control of IC Engines and Solid-Oxide Cells Olaf Deutschmann from Karlsruher Institut for Technologie