Seminars & Colloquia
Fall 2014


December 4
Eric Masanet


Establising Cell-free Synthetic Biology for the Production of Therapeutics, Materials, and Chemicals
November 13
Mike Jewett

Enabling Design-Driven Medicine through Systems and Synthetic Biology
November 6
Josh Leonard


Breaking Down Plant Cell Walls: A Few Short Stories in Improving Biofuels Production Processes
October 30
Gregg Beckham
National Renewable Energy Laboratory

In Pursuit of a Molecular-Scale Understanding of Catalyzed Reactions – Lessons Learned from Experiments and Theory
October 23
Alex Bell
University of California Berkeley

The Role of Catalysis in the Conversion of Renewable Energy Resources to Fuels
October 22
Alex Bell
University of California Berkeley

Poly(lactide-co-glycolide) Microspheres for Transcatheter, Intra-arterial Delivery of Sorafenib to Liver Tumors
October 16
Jeane Chen
Shea Lab

In Situ X-ray Scattering Analysis of Polymers Under Uniaxial Extensional Flow
October 16
Erica McCready
Burghradt Lab

Getting Through the Gatekeepers: Changing the Selectivity of Semi-Permeable Cellular Membranes
October 9
Danielle Tullman-Ercek
University of California, Berkeley

Plasmonic Fluids: Structure, Rheology and Applications
October 2
Suresh Sureshkumar
Syracuse University