Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Seminar Series

Join us for the Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Seminar Series, which brings experts from around the country to campus to discuss their recent findings. Everyone is welcome!

Seminars are held Tuesdays, 11:00 a.m.—12:00 p.m., in Room 2108, Chemical and Nuclear Engineering Building, unless otherwise noted.

Questions? Want to meet the speaker? Please contact Amy Karlsson (ajkarl@umd.edu).  You can find all of these seminars, as well as others of potential interest, on our events calendar.

Spring 2018

(Dates, titles and abstracts will be added as they are scheduled and received.)

April 24

Date 
Speaker
Host
January 30 Overview & introduction (ENCH609 students only)

 

March 06

Professional Development (ENCH 609 Students only)

 

March 20

SPRING BREAK - NO SEMINAR

 

March 27

Design and Delivery of Biotherapeutics: Engineered proteins and extracellular 
Steven Jay
Assistant Prof of Bioengineering @ UMD
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A. Karlsson

April 03

Reversible fibrils of p53 nucleate within mesoscopic protein-rich clusters
Peter Vekilov
ChBE Professor, University of Houston
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M. Anisimov

April 10

Kuy Yong Choi
ChBE Professor, UMD
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A. Karlsson

April 17
Molecular Engineering of Real-Time Water Sensors Based on 2D Nanomaterials: from Concept to Product
Junhong Chen
Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering, UWM
Director of NSF Water Equipment and Policy I/UCRC
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M. Zachariah
April 24

Development of Multi-Organ Microphysiological Platforms for Drug Testing
Mandy Esch, Ph.D.
National Instittue of Science and Technology
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N.S. Wang
May 01

Coupling Molecular Design to Structure and Activity of Sequence-Defined Macromolecules
Christopher Alabi - CANCELLED - RESCHEDULED FOR FALL
ChBE Asst Prof, Cornell University
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A. Karlsson
May 08
Enabling Desulfarization Materials for Future Compact Jet Fuel (JP-8) Power Sources
Dat T. Tran
Army Research Laboratory
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D. Liu