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Seminars - Fall 2011

August 19, 2011
(seminar will be held in Room 2124 EB3)
pdf Supercritical Fluids: New Opportunities for Energy Material Synthesis and Energy Production
Jaehoon Kim
Clean Energy Research Center
Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST)
August 22, 2011
pdf Building a Genetic Transistor in Yeast: How Protein Sequestration Generates a Tunable Threshold Response
Nicolas Buchler
Department of Biology and Physics
Duke University
August 29, 2011
Ollis Lecture (jointly hosted by CBE and BTEC)
pdfDevelopment of a Biocatalyst for Stability and Selectivity
Andreas S. Bommarius
Schools of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering and Chemistry and Biochemistry
Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience
Georgia Institute of Technology
September 12, 2011
pdf Materials in Nonequilibrium Thermodynamic States - On the Oxygen Electrodes in Energy Technologies
Xiao-Dong Zhou
Department of Chemical Engineering
University of South Carolina
September 19, 2011
pdf Hierarchically Structured, Liquid-Repellent, Multifunctional Coatings with Tunable Properties
Constantine M. Megaridis
Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
University of Illinois at Chicago
September 26, 2011
pdf Lipid-based Anti-Inflammatory Drug Delivery
Ramanan Krishnamoorti
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
University of Houston
October 3, 2011
pdf The Role of Computational Sciences in Strategic Growth Areas
Randy Avent
Department of Computer Science
North Carolina State University
October 10, 2011
pdf Synthetic Chemical Tools for the Regulation of Cellular Processes
Alexander Deiters
Department of Chemistry
North Carolina State University
October 31, 2011
pdf Understanding Nucleic Acid Based Material Properties Through Molecular Modeling
Yaroslava Yingling
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
North Carolina State University
November 7, 2011
pdf Computational Design of Protein Interfaces and Switches
Brian Kuhlman
Department of Biochemisty and Biophysics
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
November 14, 2011
pdfStimuli Responsive Polymers for Biotechnological and Biomedical Applications
Gabriel López
Departments of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Duke University
November 21, 2011
pdf Insight into Electrolyte Structure, Transport and Oxidative Decomposition from MD Simulations and DFT Calculations
Oleg Borodin
Army Research Laboratory
November 28, 2011
pdfRecent Developments in Elastin-like Polypeptides: New Motifs and New Self-Assembling Systems
Ashutosh Chilkoti
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Duke University