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  1. Week of January 20, 2017

    1. Friday, January 20, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmJoseph C. Oefelein, Distinguished Member of Technical Staff, Sandia National Laboratories, Combustion Research Facility
        Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Large Eddy Simulation of Liquid Injection and Combustion in High-Pressure Systems
        2005 Mechanical Engineering Laboratory (Deere Pavilion)
      2. 12:00 pmNCSA Faculty Fellows Kick-Off Meeting
        1040 NCSA
      3. 4:00 pmDr. Wenliang Huang, Seminar of Special Interest, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Molecular Design in Organometallic Rare-Earth Reduction Chemistry and Organic Light-Emitting Diodes (OLEDs)"
        116 RAL
  2. Week of January 22, 2017

    1. Monday, January 23, 2017

      1. 9:00 amAngel Yanguas-Gil, Principal Materials Scientist Argonne National Laboratory
        Materials Science and Engineering Special Seminar
        280 Materials Research Laboratory, 104 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
      2. 11:00 amDr. Ertugrul Ozbudak, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
        Special Biological Physics (CPLC) Seminar: "Precision in Developmental Pattern Formation. "
        276 Loomis
      3. 12:00 pmProf. Mike Stone, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign
        ICMT Seminar: "Hermitian Young symmetrizers and Jucys-Murphy elements."
        190 ESB
      4. 1:00 pmHao Jan Liu
        Preliminary Exam: Hao Jan Liu
        5070 ECE Building
      5. 4:00 pmDr. Jamie Neely, Seminar of Special Interest, Princeton University, "Applying Fundamental Insights to Reaction Design and Mechanistic Study in Rhodium and Cobalt Catalysis"
        1024 CA
      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor José A. Cobos, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
        ECE - 590 I POWER & ENERGY SYSTEMS SEMINAR
        2017 ECE Building
      7. 4:00 pmW. Craig Carter, Department of Materials Science, MIT
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Tuesday, January 24, 2017

      1. 10:00 amDr. Hee-Sun Han, Harvard University Title "Towards a holistic understanding of intact, complex biological systems"
        161 Noyes Lab
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. James Mann, Purdue University
        From Modulation-Assisted Machining to Manufacturing with Modulation-Based Procedures
        2005 Mechanical Engineering Laboratory (Deere Pavilion)
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm   4:00 pmProfessor Ali Javey, Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California, Berkeley
        Materials and Device Innovations for Future Electronics and Sensors
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
      4. 3:45 pmDr. Andrey Kravtsov, Professor, University of Chicago
        Astronomy Colloquium - "Towards understanding the inefficiency of star formation in galaxies"
        Astronomy 134
      5. 4:00 pmMatSE Department Soft Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    3. Wednesday, January 25, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmYuuki Omori, McGill University
        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar: "CMB lensing map over the SPT 2500 sq.deg field"
        464 Loomis
      2. 12:00 pmPeter Todd
        Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Peter Todd, Neurology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor "Repeat associated Non-AUG (RAN) Translation in Fragile X-associated disorders"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      3. 12:00 pmNCSA Seminar: "Uncertainty in Data Analytics" — David Stracuzzi
        1040 NCSA
      4. 12:00 pmDr. Jinyang Liang
        iOptics Seminar
        Beckman Institute 3rd Floor Tower Room, 3269
      5. 4:00 pmBrian DeMarco, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: "The Story of the First Fermi Gas and Deborah Jin’s Legacy"
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, January 26, 2017

      1. 8:30 amNicola Perry, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, MIT
        Materials Science and Engineering Special seminar
        280 Materials Research Laboratory, 104 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
      2. All DaySoftware Carpentry Workshop: Python
      3. 9:00 amDr. Thomas Gaj, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Bioengineering, University of California, Berkeley
        BIOENGINEERING
      4. 12:00 pmMartin Ostoja-Starzewski
        Director's Seminar- Traumatic Brain Injury, Waves, Fractals
        Beckman Institute. Room 1005
      5. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Rajiv Malhotra, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Oregon State University
        Physics-based Modeling and Process Innovation at the Intersection of Manufacturing and Materials
        2005 Mechanical Engineering Laboratory (Deere Pavilion)
      6. 2:00 pmBenjamin Kesler
        Final Examination: Benjamin Kesler
        3003 MNTL
      7. 4:00 pmMatSE Department Hard Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      8. 4:00 pmProf. Alex Miller
        Professor Alex Miller, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, "Hydride Transfer Tuned by Light and the Reaction Medium: Thermochemistry to Catalysis"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    5. Friday, January 27, 2017

      1. All DaySoftware Carpentry Workshop: Python
      2. 10:00 amDr. David Hickey, University of Utah "Catalytic Design through Computational Modeling: Exploring the Electrochemical Oxidation of Glycerol by Nitroxyl Radicals"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      3. 10:00 amNCSA Idea Acceleration Workshop
        NCSA atrium
      4. 11:00 amHeidi Nelson, Mayo Clinic
        Health Innovations Lecture Series: Heidi Nelson
        Beckman Institute Room 1005
      5. 12:00 pmDr. Alexei Korennykh
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Alexei Korennykh (Princeton University), "Self-RNA in cross-sight of mammalian stress response"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      6. 1:00 pmGoran Karapterov, Drexel University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: "Spectroscopy of Correlated Electronic States in Single Crystals of CuxTiSe2."
        ESB 190
      7. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmBethany Fay, Graduate Student, DAS
        The Role of "Pulse" Downdrafts in the Evolution and Maintenance of an Elevated Nocturnal MCS
        135 Mechanical Engineering Building
  3. Week of January 29, 2017

    1. Monday, January 30, 2017

      1. 10:00 amXiling Zhao
        Ms. Xiling Zhao, Final Defense, UIUC, "Discovery and Structural Characterization of Lanthipeptides from Soil and Rumen Bacteria"
        117 Roger Adams Laboratory
      2. 12:00 pmAngela Kou
        ICMT Seminar: "Building quantum materials with superconducting circuits."
        190 ESB
      3. 4:00 pmLiangfang Zhang, Department of Nanoengineering, UC San Diego
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      4. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmUndergraduate Research Resource Fair
        Illini Union, Rooms B and C
    2. Tuesday, January 31, 2017

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Kristin Myers, Columbia University
        The Mechanical Environment of Pregnancy
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
      2. 3:45 pmYan-Fei Jiang, KITP fellow at the Kavli Institute of Theoretical Physics in University of California, Santa Barbara
        Astronomy Colloquium - "Understanding AGN Accretion Disks based on 3D Global Radiation MHD Simulations with Realistic Opacity"
        Astronomy 134
      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Don Tilley, University of California, Berkeley, "Highly Oxidized Metal Species in Water Splitting and Solar Fuels Production"
        1024 Chem Annex
      4. 4:00 pmMengjia Yan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Trust and Security Seminar: Secure Hierarchy-Aware Replacement Policy (SHARP): Defending Against Cache-Based Side Channel Attacks
        Coordinated Science Lab Auditorium (B02)
  4. Week of February 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, February 1, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmJoel Meyers, CITA
        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar
        464 Loomis
      2. 12:00 pmBeckman Institute Graduate Student Seminars
        Beckman Institute, Room 1005
      3. 12:00 pmPeter Todd
        Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Scott Keeney, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Molecular Biology Program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, "Breaking and chewing DNA in meiosis"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      4. 2:00 pmProf. Dwayne Miller, Max Planck Institute-Hamburg, "Mapping Atomic Motions with Ultrabright Electrons: Realization of the Chemists' Gedanken Experiment"
        B102 CLSL
      5. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmMatthew Kumjian, Asst. Professor, Penn State - Meteorology & Atmos Sci
        Exploring the Role of Vertical Wind Shear on Hail Growth in Simulated Supercell Storms
        114 Transportation Building
      6. 4:00 pmRead Sprabery, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Assured Cloud Computing Seminar: Trustworthy Services Built on Event-based Probing for Layered Defense
        2405 Siebel Center
      7. 4:00 pmJim Zuo, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: "Topological defects in mesoscopic and complex crystals – experimental insights and perspectives"
        141 Loomis
    2. Thursday, February 2, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Katy Huff
        CSE Seminar - Kathryn Huff / Advanced Nuclear Reactors and Fuel Cycles: Simulation of Multiple Physics at Disparate Scales
        NCSA Room 1030
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Amin Salehi-Khojin, University of Illinois at Chicago
        Energy Conversion, Storage and Transfer in 2D Material Based Systems
        2005 Mechanical Engineering Laboratory (Deere Pavilion)
      3. 4:00 pmProf. Amy E. Palmer, University of Colorado at Boulder, title "Quantitative Biology with Genetically Encoded Sensors: Opportunities and Challenges"
        116 RAL
    3. Friday, February 3, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Chad Rienstra
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Chad Rienstra (University of Illinois), TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      2. 12:00 pmDr. Michael Schulz, Seminar of Special Interest, California Institute of Technology, "TBA"
        TBA
      3. 1:00 pmAlex Levchenko, Michigan State University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
      4. 4:00 pmProfessor Francis Zamborini, University of Louisville, Title "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  5. Week of February 5, 2017

    1. Monday, February 6, 2017

      1. 9:00 amBeth Nowadnick, Cornell University, School of Applied and Engineering Physics
        Materials Science and Engineering Seminar
        280 Materials Research Laboratory
      2. 12:00 pmProf, Gil Refael, Caltech
        ICMT Seminar: "Prof. Gil Refael, Caltech"
      3. 4:00 pmAlex Levine, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California - Los Angeles
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      4. 4:00 pmProf. John Jewett
        Prof. John Jewett , University of Arizona, "Viral Muses To Inspire Chemistry"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, February 7, 2017

      1. All DayManish Kohli, MD Consultant, Division of Medical Oncology, Professor of Oncology, Mayo Clinic, College of Medicine and Science
        IGB Theme Symposium: Omics Nanotechnology for Cancer Precision Medicine
        Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology, 612 IGB Conference Center, 1206 West Gregory Drive, Urbana, IL
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Mahesh Bandi, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
        The Spectrum of Wind Power Fluctuations
        2005 Mechanical Engineering Laboratory (Deere Pavilion)
      3. 3:00 pm   4:00 pmProfessor John Bush, Department of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        Hydrodynamic quantum analogs
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
      4. 3:45 pmDr. Caitlin Casey, Asst. Professor, University of Texas
        Astronomy Colloquium - "The Ubiquity of Coeval Starbursts in Massive Galaxy Cluster Progenitors"
        Astronomy 134
    3. Wednesday, February 8, 2017

      1. 10:00 amGuosong Yang
        Final Examination: Guosong Yang
        301 Coordinated Science Laboratory
      2. 12:00 pmChen He Heinrich, University of Chicago
        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar: TBD
        464 Loomis
      3. 12:00 pmDr. Erik Dreaden, Seminar of Special Interest, MIT, "TBA"
        1024 CA
      4. 2:00 pmProf. Christy Landes, Rice University, "Single molecule dynamics at soft interfaces: from basic science to a $100,000,000,000 problem"
        B102 CLSL
      5. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmJeff Trapp, Professor
        Jeff Trapp, DAS Professor
        114 Transportation Building
      6. 4:00 pmKristin Persson, University of California, Berkeley
        Physics Colloquium: "Accelerated Computational Design of Materials for Energy Applications"
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, February 9, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Alexandra Kolla
        CSE Seminar - Alexandra Kolla / Matrix Signings, Ramanujan Graphs and Non-Expanding Independent Sets
        NCSA Room 1030
      2. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. John Klier, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, "Applications of Polymer Self Assembly and Association"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      3. 4:00 pmProf. Mingji Dai
        Professor Mingji Dai, Purdue University, "Building Structural Complexity via Tandem Catalytic Transformations: Total Syntheses of Bioactive Macrolides and Terpenes"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    5. Friday, February 10, 2017

      1. 4:00 pm   G.F. Smith Memorial LectureProf. R. Mark Wightman, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Title "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  6. Week of February 12, 2017

    1. Monday, February 13, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmNathan Newman, School of Materials, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Arizona State University
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      2. 4:00 pmProf. Matt Disney
        Prof. Matt Disney, The Scripps Research Institute, "Sequence-Based Design of Small Molecules Targeting RNA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, February 14, 2017

      1. 9:00 amArjun Athreya
        Preliminary Exam: Arjun Athreya
        301 CSL
      2. 3:45 pmDr. Rachel Bezanson, Princeton University
        Astronomy Colloquium
        Astronomy 134
      3. 4:00 pmDr. Jerzy Klosin, Dow Chemical, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Wednesday, February 15, 2017

      1. 9:00 amSatoru Emori, Stanford University
        Materials Science and Engineering Special Seminar
        280 Materials Research Laboratory, 104 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
      2. 12:00 pmTim Scully, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar: TBD
        464 Loomis
      3. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar
        280 MRL
      4. 2:00 pmProf. Susan Marqusee, UC - Berkeley, "Touring the Protein Energy Landscape: the view depends on how and when you look"
        B102 CLSL
      5. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmDaniel Moser, Graduate Student, DAS
        Daniel Moser, Graduate Student, DAS
        114 Transportation Building
      6. 4:00 pmSamindranath Mitra, Editor, Physical Review Letters
        Physics Colloquium: "Physics After the Lab and the Desk: Your Work in PRL"
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, February 16, 2017

      1. 12:20 pmTwelve-Twenty Concerts
        Beckman Institute, Atrium
      2. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. Nicholas Abbott, University of Wisconsin-Madison, "Influence of Chemical Nanopatterns on Hydrophobic Interactions"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    5. Friday, February 17, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Patrick Barth
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Patrick Barth (Baylor College of Medicine), TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      2. 2:00 pmDr. Margaret Cheung
        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): “TBA” Dr. Cheung
        Loomis 144
  7. Week of February 19, 2017

    1. Monday, February 20, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmPaul Voyles, Materials Science and Engineering, University of Wisconsin - Madison
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      2. 4:00 pmProf. Albert Bowers
        Prof. Albert Bowers, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, February 21, 2017

      1. 3:45 pmDr. Michael Perryman, Professor, University College Dublin
        Astronomy Colloquium - "Space astrometry: the Hipparcos and Gaia missions"
        Astronomy 134
      2. 4:00 pmMr. Jiabao Zhang
        Mr. Jiabao Zhang, UIUC, "TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Hannah Shafaat, Ohio State, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Wednesday, February 22, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar
        280 MRL
      2. 2:00 pmProf Jahan Dawlaty, University of Southern California, "Light, Electrons, Protons: Lessons from Model Systems and Potentials for Photocatalysis"
        B102 CLSL
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmDave Kristovich, Senior Scientist, IL State Water Survey
        Dave Kristovich, Senior Scientist, IL State Water Survey
        114 Transportation Building
      4. 4:00 pmSmitha Vishveshwara, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: Smitha Vishveshwara
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, February 23, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmGillian Hamilton and Tomacz Wrobel
        Director's Seminar- Alcohol and the Developing Brain
        Beckman Institute. Room 1005
      2. 4:00 pmMr. Ephraim Morado
        Mr. Ephraim Morado, UIUC, "TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    5. Friday, February 24, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmJim Sauls, Northwestern University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
      2. 2:00 pmDr. Roy Dar
        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): “TBA” Dr. Dar
        Loomis 144
      3. 2:30 pmWen Ma's Defense
        Beckman Institute. @nd Floor Tower Room, 2269
      4. 3:00 pmBIOP Final Defense of Wen Ma: "TBA"
        2269 Beckman
      5. 4:00 pmProfessor Susan Richardson, University of South Carolina Title "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  8. Week of February 26, 2017

    1. Monday, February 27, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmZhiqun Lin, School of Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      2. 4:00 pmProf. Levi Stanley
        Prof. Levi Stanley, Iowa State University, Title: "TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, February 28, 2017

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Sang-Gook Kim, Mechanical Engineering Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        Could we make MEMS energy harvesting a reality?
        190 Engineering Sciences Bldg.
      2. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium
        Astronomy 134

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