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  1. Week of February 1, 2015

    1. Monday, February 2, 2015

      1. 11:00 am   Chemical Biology Seminar of Special InterestDr. Jeremy Baskin
        Dr. Jeremy Baskin, Chemical Biology Special Interest Seminar, Yale University, "Mechanisms controlling phosphoinositide synthesis at the plasma membrane"
        165 Noyes Lab
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Janet Iwasa - U. of Utah - Department of Biochemistry
        Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group - "Animating Molecules"
        3269 Beckman
    2. Tuesday, February 3, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmJim Gilchrist, Associate Professor, Lehigh University
        Convective Assembly of Nanostructured Materials
        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere Pavilion)
      2. 12:00 pmArthur J. Coury, PhD
        Opportunities and Pitfalls in Translating Promising Medical Concepts to the Marketplace
        612 Institute for Genomic Biology
      3. 1:00 pmDr. Ferhat Ay, Computing Innovation Fellow, University of Washington, Seattle
        BIOENGINEERING - "Genome Architecture in Action: Gene Regulation via 3D Chromatin Organization in Eukaryotic Nuclei"
        2240 Digital Computer Lab, 1304 W. Springfield Ave., Urbana, IL
      4. 3:00 pmProfessor Derk Joester, Northwestern University
        Interfaces and Interphases in Biomineralization
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
      5. 4:00 pmBRL Seminar and Journal Club
        Tower Room 4269 Beckman Institute
      6. 4:00 pmNeuroscience Seminar-TBD
        1005 Beckman Institute
    3. Wednesday, February 4, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmBIONANO - BioNanotechnology Seminar Series resumes
        1000 Micro and Nanotechnology Laboratory, 208 N. Wright St., Urbana, IL
      2. 12:00 pmNeil Krueger (3d Micro- & Nanosystems), Giang-Chau Ngo (Bioimaging/Human Perception & Performance), Itamar Livnat (Neurotech)
        Beckman Institute Graduate Student Seminar
        1005 Beckman Institute
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCSE Seminar - Vincent Reverdy / Exploring New Software Architectures for Cosmological Simulations: Domain Specific Languages and Structures
        2240 Digital Computer Lab (DCL)
      4. 4:00 pmDigital Signal Processing Seminar
        4369 Side Conference Room, Beckman Institute
      5. 4:00 pmBret Payseur, University of Wisconsin-Madison
        Genetics of Speciation in House Mice
        B102 CLSL
      6. 4:00 pmLloyd Knox, University of California, Davis
        Physics Colloquium: "We Are Quantum Fluctuations: The Cosmic Microwave Background and the Quest for the Origin of All Structure in the Universe"
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, February 5, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmProf. Prabhakar R. Pagilla, Oklahoma State University
        Modeling and Control of Advanced Roll-to-Roll Manufacturing Systems
        2005 Mechanical Engineering Laboratory
      2. 12:20 pmThursdays@12:20 Concert Featuring A Jazz Duo
        Beckman Institute Atrium
      3. 12:30 pmKara Morgan-Short, University of Illinois, Chicago | Department of Psychology
        Language Processing Brown Bag
        4269 Beckman Institute
    5. Friday, February 6, 2015

      1. 8:00 am5th Annual Society of Postdoctural Scholars Research Symposium
        Beckman Institute Auditorium 1025
      2. 12:00 pmDr. Eric Jan
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Eric Jan (University of British Columbia), "Translational Recoding by a Viral Internal Ribosome Entry Site"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      3. 12:00 pmProfessor Kenny Breuer, Brown University
        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Aeromechanics of Bat Flight: From Live Animals to Robotic Models
        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere Pavilion)
      4. 2:00 pm

        John Elf, Uppsala University


        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): "Single molecule investigations of transcription factor kinetics living bacterial cells"
        144 Loomis
      5. 3:00 pmBeckman Imaging Weekly Journal Club
        Beckman Institute - Room 4269 Tower Room
  2. Week of February 8, 2015

    1. Monday, February 9, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmBIOE Grad Seminar Series: Matthew Kole and Alex Kreig
        1265 DCL
    2. Tuesday, February 10, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Gabriel Juarez, Postdoctoral Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        A mechanistic approach to microbial degradation of organic matter and crude oil in the ocean: The importance of interfacial processes
        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere Pavilion)
      2. 12:00 pmDavid B. Goldstein, PhD
        Toward Precision Medicine in Neuropsychiatric Diseases
        612 Institute for Genomic Biology
      3. 3:00 pmProfessor Robert Pitz, Department Chair, Mechanical Engineering, Vanderbilt University
        Cellular Tubular Flames: A Model of Preferential Diffusion and Extinction in H2 Fueled Laminar and Turbulent Flames
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
      4. 4:00 pmBRL Seminar and Journal Club
        Tower Room 4269 Beckman Institute
      5. 4:00 pmNeuroscience Seminar-TBD
        1005 Beckman Institute
    3. Wednesday, February 11, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmJia-Bin Huang
        "Physically Grounded Visual Synthesis and Analysis"
        Beckman Institute Side Conference room 2169
      2. 4:00 pmSai Ravishankar
        Digital Signal Processing Seminar
        4369 Side Conference Room, Beckman Institute
      3. 4:00 pmJenny Hoffman, Harvard University
        Physics Colloquium: "High Tc superconductivity in a single atomic layer of FeSe"
        141 Loomis
      4. 4:00 pmBarrett Klein, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
        The Vanishing Art of Visualizing Behavior (the power of visuals and their perplexing decline in one arena of science)
        B102 CLSL
    4. Thursday, February 12, 2015

      1. 12:30 pmLanguage Processing Brown Bag
        4269 Beckman Institute
    5. Friday, February 13, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmJoel Krehbiel and David Buchta, Mechanical Science & Engineering
        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: 2 talks
        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere Pavilion)
      2. 2:00 pm

        Yamuna Krishnan, University of Chicago


        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): "Molecular DNA devices in Living Systems"
        144 Loomis
  3. Week of February 15, 2015

    1. Monday, February 16, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmKevin Tsia
        Stretching the potentials of optical time stretch in bioimaging and beyond
        2269 Beckman Institute
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Dr. J. Leo van Hemmen - Physics Department - TU Munich, Germany
        TCB Seminar
        3269 Beckman
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm   5:00pmProf. Emily Balskus
        Prof. Emily Balskus, Harvard University, "Gut Reactions: Exploring the Chemistry of the Human Microbiota"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, February 17, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmEben Alsberg, PhD
        Guiding Stem Cell Fate for Tissue Engineering Applications via Spatiotemporally Controlled Signal Presentation
        612 Institute for Genomic Biology
      2. 3:00 pmProfessor Kripa Varanasi, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        Interfacial Engineering for Efficiency Enhancements in Energy-Water-Food
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
      3. 4:00 pmBRL Seminar and Journal Club
        Tower Room 4269 Beckman Institute
      4. 4:00 pmNeuroscience Seminar-TBD
        1005 Beckman Institute
    3. Wednesday, February 18, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCSE Seminar - Lav Varshney / Towards Fundamental Limits of Human Computational Systems
        2240 Digital Computer Lab (DCL)
      2. 4:00 pmButch Brodie, University of Virginia
        Channel surfing through the battleground between predators and prey: Tetrodotoxin resistance and toxicity in snakes and newts
        B102 CLSL
      3. 4:00 pmDigital Signal Processing Seminar
        4369 Side Conference Room, Beckman Institute
      4. 4:00 pmTBD
        Language Processing Brown Bag
        4369 Beckman Institute
      5. 4:00 pmPaul Johnson, Los Alamos National Laboratory
        Physics Colloquium: "Granular material under shear in relation to geophysical problems"
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, February 19, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMs. Evijola Llabani
        Ms. Evijola Llabani, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        163 Noyes lab
      2. 12:20 pmThursdays@12:20 Concert Featuring The Graduate String Quartet
        Beckman Institute Atrium
      3. 12:30 pmTBD
        Language Processing Brown Bag
        4269 Beckman Institute
    5. Friday, February 20, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm

        Axel Brunger, Stanford University


        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): "Molecular mechanisms of synaptic vesicle fusion"
        144 Loomis
      2. 3:00 pmBeckman Imaging Weekly Journal Club
        Beckman Institute - Room 4269 Tower Room
  4. Week of February 22, 2015

    1. Monday, February 23, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmBIOE Grad Seminar Series : Caroline Cvetkovic and Jack Hou
        1265 DCL
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Brian Crane - Cornell University - Departmenbt of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
        Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group
        3269 Beckman
    2. Tuesday, February 24, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmDr. Pedro Jordan, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, Stennis Space Center
        Beyond Euler and Navier--Stokes: New Theories of Compressible Flow
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
      2. 4:00 pmBRL Seminar and Journal Club
        Tower Room 4269 Beckman Institute
      3. 4:00 pmNeuroscience Seminar-TBD
        1005 Beckman Institute
    3. Wednesday, February 25, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmCynthia Beall, Case Western Reserve University
        Andean, Ethiopian and Tibetan natives: three ways to live the high altitude life
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmDigital Signal Processing Seminar
        4369 Side Conference Room, Beckman Institute
      3. 4:00 pmJonathan Freund, Kritzer Faculty Scholar in Mechanical Science and Engineering at the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign and Co-Director of the Center for Exascale Simulation of Plasma-Coupled Combustion
        Physics Colloquium: Jonathan Freund
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, February 26, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Paul Jensen, Postdoctoral Fellow, Boston College
        BIOENGINEERING - "Antibiotic Discovery with Genome-scale Models"
        2240 Digital Computer Lab, 1304 W. Springfield Ave., Urbana, IL
      2. 12:00 pmNancy Sottos, UIUC, Materials Science & Engineering
        Beckman Institute Director's Seminar - "The Evolution of Vascular Materials"
        1005 Beckman Institute
      3. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMr. Kenton Hetrick
        Mr. Kenton Hetrick, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        163 Noyes Lab
      4. 12:30 pmLanguage Processing Brown Bag
        4269 Beckman Institute
      5. 4:00 pmChampak Chatterjee
        Prof. Champak Chatterjee, University of Washington, "Chemical approaches to study ubiquitin-like proteins in bacteria and humans"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      6. 4:00 pmWillett and Founder Investiture
        Beckman Auditorium, room 1025
    5. Friday, February 27, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Daniel G. Nocera
        CBI/Biochemistry Seminar: Prof. Daniel G. Nocera (Harvard University) "TBD"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, Room B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory
      2. 12:00 pmProfessor Amos Winter, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: How to impact two billion people with fluid mechanics: addressing challenges related to clean water and irrigation in global development
        2005 Mechanical Engineering Lab (Deere Pavilion)
      3. 12:00 pmProf. Daniel G. Nocera
        Prof. Daniel G. Nocera, Harvard University, "The Artificial Leaf"
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
      4. 2:00 pm

        Thomas Gregor, Princeton University


        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): "Precision and reproducibility in development"
      5. 3:00 pmBeckman Imaging Weekly Journal Club
        Beckman Institute - Room 4269 Tower Room
  5. Week of March 1, 2015

    1. Monday, March 2, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmDr. Chris Chipot - CNRS Research Director - Universite de Lorraine, France
        Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group
        3269 Beckman
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Phil Bevilacqua
        Prof. Phil Bevilacqua, Penn State University, "Combining Theory with Experiments to Attain Deeper Insight Into Ribozyme Mechanism"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, March 3, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmEric Alm, PhD
        Pioneers Seminar (BSD)- Title TBA
        612 Institute for Genomic Biology
      2. 4:00 pmBRL Seminar and Journal Club
        Tower Room 4269 Beckman Institute
      3. 4:00 pmNeuroscience Seminar-TBD
        1005 Beckman Institute
    3. Wednesday, March 4, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCSE Seminar - Weng Cho Chew / Sesquicentennial Year of Maxwell’s Equations and Computational Electromagnetics
        2240 Digital Computer Lab (DCL)
      2. 4:00 pmDigital Signal Processing Seminar
        4369 Side Conference Room, Beckman Institute
      3. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium: No Colloquium - APS March Meeting
        141 Loomis
      4. 4:00 pmScott Wing, Smithsonian Museum of Natural History
        TBA
        B102 CLSL
    4. Thursday, March 5, 2015

      1. 12:20 pmThursdays@12:20 Concert Featuring The Josh Song Duo
        Beckman Institute Atrium
      2. 12:30 pmAlison Shell, University of Maryland, College Park | Department of Psychology
        Language Processing Brown Bag
        4269 Beckman Institute
    5. Friday, March 6, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmDr. James Hemp
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. James Hemp, "TBD"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      2. 12:00 pmTomoya Wada, Postdoc, University of Illinois@Urbana-Champaign
        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Title: TBA
        143 Mechanical Engineering Building
  6. Week of March 8, 2015

    1. Monday, March 9, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmBIOE Grad Seminar Series : Elizabeth Joachim and Joanne Li
        1265 DCL
    2. Tuesday, March 10, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmJulie Dunning Hotopp, PhD
        Pioneers Seminar (BCXT)- Title TBA
        612 Institute for Genomic Biology
      2. 3:00 pmProfessor Robert Carpick, University of Pennsylvania
        Friction and wear: New insights from atomic-scale measurements
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
      3. 4:00 pmBRL Seminar and Journal Club
        Tower Room 4269 Beckman Institute
      4. 4:00 pmNeuroscience Seminar-TBD
        5602 Beckman Institute
    3. Wednesday, March 11, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmDigital Signal Processing Seminar
        5602 Beckman Institute
      2. 4:00 pmDavid Reznick, University of California - Riverside
        Experimental studies of the interaction between ecology and evolution in a natural ecosystem
        B102 CLSL
      3. 4:00 pmCarl Wieman, Stanford University
        Physics Colloquium: Carl Wieman
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, March 12, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMs. Hannah Huff
        Ms. Hannah Huff, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        163 Noyes Lab
      2. 12:30 pmAkira Omaki, Johns Hopkins University | Department of Cognitive Science
        Language Processing Brown Bag
        4269 Beckman Institute
    5. Friday, March 13, 2015

      1. 9:00 amBeckman Institute Open House
        Beckman Institute
      2. 9:00 amBeckman Institute Open House
        405 N. Mathews, Urbana, IL
    6. Saturday, March 14, 2015

      1. 9:00 amBeckman Institute Open House
        Beckman Institute
      2. 9:00 amBeckman Institute Open House
        405 N. Mathews, Urbana, IL
  7. Week of March 15, 2015

    1. Monday, March 16, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Jennifer Heemstra
        Prof. Jennifer Heemstra, The University of Utah, "Title TBA
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, March 17, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmDavid F. Savage, PhD
        IGB Seminar (EBI)
        612 Institute for Genomic Biology
      2. 4:00 pmBRL Seminar and Journal Club
        Tower Room 4269 Beckman Institute
      3. 4:00 pmNeuroscience Seminar-TBD
        1005 Beckman Institute
    3. Wednesday, March 18, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmQian Yin (Bioimaging), Petra Majdak (Neurotech), Daniel McDougle (3d Micro- & Nanosystems)
        Beckman Institute Graduate Student Seminar
        1005 Beckman Institute
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmCSE Seminar - Davide Curreli / Title TBA
        2240 Digital Computer Lab (DCL)
      3. 4:00 pmDigital Signal Processing Seminar
        4369 Side Conference Room, Beckman Institute
      4. 4:00 pmDavid Hall, Amherst College
        Physics Colloquium: David Hall
        141 Loomis
      5. 4:00 pmEllen Simms, University of California - Berkeley
        TBA
        B102 CLSL
    4. Thursday, March 19, 2015

      1. 12:20 pmThursdays@12:20 Concert Featuring The COLAB
        Beckman Institute Atrium
      2. 12:30 pmTBD
        Language Processing Brown Bag
        4269 Beckman Institute
      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Gerald G. Fuller, Stanford University
        Arthur Newell Talbot Distinguished Lecture: The Dynamics of Two Biological Interfaces
        NCSA Auditorium
  8. Week of March 22, 2015

    1. Wednesday, March 25, 2015

      1. 8:30 amPhysics Colloquium: Spring Break No Colloquium
      2. 4:00 pmNo Seminar - Spring Break
        B102 CLSL
  9. Week of March 29, 2015

    1. Monday, March 30, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmBIOE Grad Seminar Series : Olivia Cangellaris and Guillermo Monroy
        1265 DCL
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmDavid A. Tirrell
        Prof. David A. Tirrell, Caltech, title "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, March 31, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmGregory Fournier, PhD
        Pioneers Seminar (BCXT)- Title TBA
        612 Institute for Genomic Biology
      2. 4:00 pmBRL Seminar and Journal Club
        Tower Room 4269 Beckman Institute
      3. 4:00 pmNeuroscience Seminar-TBD
        1005 Beckman Institute

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