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  1. Week of April 21, 2015

    1. Tuesday, April 21, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 11:00 am

        A two day interdisciplinary symposium highlighting work of recent Center for Advanced Study Associates and Fellows


        Interdisciplinary Spring Symposium: Showcasing Research of CAS Associates and Fellows

        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory; Urbana

      2. All DayScience of Security Symposium and Bootcamp
      3. 12:00 pm

        Stephen Dalton, PhD


        IGB & CNLM Seminar: How Stem Cells Make Decisions

        612 Institute for Genomic Biology

      4. 12:00 pm

        Hans Henrich Hock (Professor Emeritus in Linguistics, Illinois)


        Noontime Scholars Lecture - Language, Linguistics, and Ideology in Eastern Europe and Beyond

        101 International Studies Buillding

      5. 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

        Hua Chen, University of Illinois, Springfield


        Effects of Global Change on Terrestrial Carbon Dynamics: Implications for Carbon Sequestration

        Room 201, Illinois State Water Survey (map)
        2204 Griffith Drive, Champaign, IL

      6. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - Dr. Jonathan Epstein - The Ecology of Emerging Zoonoses
      7. 3:45 pm

        Ian Roederer, University of Michigan


        Astronomy Colloquium - "Rare Elements from the First Stars to Today"

        Astronomy 134

      8. 4:00 pmSoft Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

      9. 6:30 pm

        Arieh Warshel, 2013 Nobel Laureate


        Physical Chemistry & Biophysics Joint Seminar: "Multiscale Modeling of the function of Bioloigical Systems"

        141 Loomis Lab

    2. Wednesday, April 22, 2015

      1. All DayScience of Security Symposium and Bootcamp
      2. 12:00 pm

        Lenore Matthew, PhD Student in School of Social Work and WGGP GRID Minor


        "Informally Employed Women's Decisions to Participate in Technical Training Programs in Brazil

        314A Illini Union

      3. 12:00 pm

        Manuela Campanelli,Rochester Institute of Technology


        Theoretical Astrophysics and General Relativity Seminar:"Merging Black Holes in Astrophysics"

        464 Loomis

      4. 3:00 pm

        Chris (Xiao) Cai and Shayan Saeed, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        ACC Seminar

        3405 Siebel Center

      5. 4:00 pm

        Brad Marston, Brown University


        Physics Colloquium: "The Quantum and Fluid Mechanics of Climate Change"

        141 Loomis

    3. Thursday, April 23, 2015

      1. 11:00 am

        Manuela Campanelli, Director of Center for Computational Relativity and Gravitation and Professor of Mathematical Sciences, Rochester Institute of Technology


        NCSA Colloquium: Revealing the Hidden Universe: Black Hole Mergers

        Auditorium, NCSA Building, 1205 W. Clark St., Urbana

      2. 12:00 pm

        Hapsatou Wane, Lemann Institute Fellow, University of Illinois


        CLACS Lecture Series: "The Nervous Conditions of Hyphenated Diasporas: Postcolonial Perspectives on Afro-Brazilian Writings"

        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign

      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

        ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR ILIA SOLOV’YOV

        Dept. of Physics, Chemistry and Pharmacy

        University of Southern Denmark - Odense


        Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group-“Solvent Driving Force Ensures Fast Formation of a Persistent and Well-Separated Radical Pair in Plant Cryptochrome”

        3269 Beckman

      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

        ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR ILIA SOLOV’YOV

        Dept. of Physics, Chemistry and Pharmacy

        University of Southern Denmark - Odense


        Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group-“Solvent Driving Force Ensures Fast Formation of a Persistent and Well-Separated Radical Pair in Plant Cryptochrome”

        3269 Beckman

      5. 4:00 pmHard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

      6. 6:00 pmIGB Art of Science 5.0

        Indi Go Artist Co-Op, 9 E University Ave, Champaign, IL 61820

    4. Friday, April 24, 2015

      1. 6:00 pmIGB Art of Science 5.0

        Indi Go Artist Co-Op, 9 E University Ave, Champaign, IL 61820

      2. 1:00 pm

        Dan Swetz, NIST, Boulder


        Condensed Matter Seminar: "Superconducting Detectors for X-ray Spectroscopy."

        190 ESB

      3. 2:00 pm

        Claudio Grosman, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): "Using single-molecule electrophysiology and computer simulations to understand the molecular basis of cation conduction and charge selectivity in acetylcholine-receptor channels"

        144 Loomis

      4. 2:00 pm

        Jaime Derringer


        Risk and Resilience: Gene-Environment Interactions in Human Health

        612 IGB

      5. 3:00 pm

        Dr. Josh Schimel


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. Josh Schimel

        Room W-109 Turner Hall, 1102 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, Illinois

    5. Saturday, April 25, 2015

      1. 6:00 pmIGB Art of Science 5.0

        Indi Go Artist Co-Op, 9 E University Ave, Champaign, IL 61820

  2. Week of April 26, 2015

    1. Sunday, April 26, 2015

      1. 6:00 pmIGB Art of Science 5.0

        Indi Go Artist Co-Op, 9 E University Ave, Champaign, IL 61820

    2. Monday, April 27, 2015

      1. 6:00 pmIGB Art of Science 5.0

        Indi Go Artist Co-Op, 9 E University Ave, Champaign, IL 61820

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Dr. Pinde Fu


        CyberGIS Brown Bag - Dr. Pinde Fu - Web GIS: Technologies and Applications

        NCSA Room 1040

      3. 12:00 pm

        Dominique Pouliot, UIUC


        ICMT Seminar: Dominique Pouliot, UIUC

        ESB 190

      4. 4:00 pm

        Alan Aspuru-Guzik, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University


        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    3. Tuesday, April 28, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Michael R. Ward, PhD, JD


        IGB Pioneers Seminar: Intellectual Property in Agriculture

        612 Institute for Genomic Biology

      2. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - Dr. Emily Minor

        1005 Forbes Natural History Building - 1816 S. Oak St, Champaign

      3. 3:45 pm

        Brian Nord  Fermilab


        Astronomy Colloquium - "Our Warped Universe: Strong Gravitational Lensing in the Dark Energy Survey and Timescapes from the Andes"

        Astronomy 134

      4. 4:00 pmSoft Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    4. Wednesday, April 29, 2015

      1. 11:30 am - 1:00 pmPanel Discussion: Software Patents after the "Alice" Decision

        2405 Siebel Center

      2. 12:00 pm

        TBA


        Lunch with Core

        612 IGB

      3. 12:00 pm

        David Weiss, Penn State University


        QI/AMO Seminar: "TBD"

        MRL 280

      4. 12:00 pm

        Angelos Anastopoulos, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Theoretical Astrophysics and General Relativity Seminar:"TBD"

        464 Loomis

      5. 4:00 pm

        Hamed Okhravi, MIT Lincoln Laboratory 


        ITI Trust & Security Seminar

        2405 Siebel Center

      6. 4:00 pm

        Nadya Mason, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign


        Physics Colloquium: "Designing Superconductivity: Manipulating Interactions in Arrays of Superconducting Islands"

        141 Loomis

      7. 6:00 pmMovie Night: I Axechasti Poli (Do not Forget Me Istanbul)

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Building (FLB), 707 South Matthews Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801, USA

      8. 6:00 pmMovie Night: I Axechasti Poli (Do not Forget Me Istanbul)

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Building (FLB), 707 South Matthews Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801, USA

    5. Thursday, April 30, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Shantanu Pai - Waste Research Specialist, Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, a division of the Prairie Research Institute at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign


        ISTC - Sustainable Seminar Series - Zero Waste Illinois

        Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, One E. Hazelwood Dr., Champaign, IL 61820

      2. 4:00 pm

        Holly Hughes (University of Michigan), Kimberley Marra (University of Iowa) with Jane Desmond (Illinois)


        CAS Initiative - Knowing Animals: Histories, Strategies and Frontiers in Human/Animal Relations

        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum; 600 South Gregory, Urbana

      3. 4:00 pmHard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

  3. Week of May 1, 2015

    1. Friday, May 1, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm

        Michael Schuett, University of Minnesota


        Condensed Matter Seminar: "Electronically-Induced Resistivity Anisotropy in Underdoped Cuprates and Iron Pnictides."

        ESB 190

      2. 2:00 pm

        Jie Xiao, Johns Hopkins University


        Jie Xiao (Hopkins): TBD

        144 Loomis

      3. 3:00 pm

        Dr. Yuji Arai


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. Yuji Arai

        Room W-109 Turner Hall, 1102 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, Illinois

    2. Saturday, May 2, 2015

      1. 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

         Exploring the City in the Classroom:                   

        Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Cities, Urban Experience and the Built Environment in Latin America


        Spring 2015 LATIN AMERICAN TEACHERS WORKSHOP

         

        • Rosenwald Hall, Room 011, 1101 E. 58th Street, Chicago, IL 60637

         

  4. Week of May 3, 2015

    1. Monday, May 4, 2015

      1. 8:30 am

        Postdoctoral and Graduate students


        CPLC/Biophysics Graduate Student/Postdoc Symposium

        Beckman Institute, Room 1005

      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Diwakar Shukla, Assistant Professor, ChBE, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        The Secrets in their landscapes: Elucidating conformational preferences of proteins for design of allosteric modulators

        3269 Beckman

      3. 4:00 pmMaterials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

      4. 4:30 pm

        J.C. Séamus David; J.G. White Distinguished Professor in the Physical Science,  Cornell University


        The Twenty-Fifth Arnold O. Beckman Lecture on Science and Innovation

        Ballroom, Alice Campbell Alumni Center, 601 South Lincoln Avenue; Urbana IL

    2. Tuesday, May 5, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Sean F. Brady, PhD


        IGB Seminar (MMG)

        612 Institute for Genomic Biology

      2. 4:00 pmSoft Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    3. Wednesday, May 6, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dominik Schneble, Stony Brook University


        QI/AMO Seminar: "TBD"

        MRL 280

      2. 12:00 pm

        Alexander Heger, Monash University, Australia


        Theoretical Astrophysics and General Relativity Seminar:"TBD"

        464 Loomis

      3. 4:00 pm

        Dr. J.C. Seamus Davis, Cornell University, University of St. Andrews, and Brookhaven National Laboratory


        Physics Colloquium: "Atomic-scale Antagonism between d-Symmetry Cooper Pairs and d-Symmetry Density Waves in Cuprate Superconductors"

        141 Loomis

    4. Thursday, May 7, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

        Bonnie Bassler
        Squibb Professor in Molecular Biology
        Chair, department of molecular biology
        Princeton University
        "Bacterial Quorum Sensing and Its Control"


        IGB Fellows Symposium

        612 IGB Conference Center, 1206 W. Gregory Drive, Urbana

      2.  SAMUEL W. PARR LECTURE IN CHEMICAL AND BIOMOLECULAR ENGINEERING, Professor Joan Brennecke, University of Notre Dame
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Eric Masanet - Morris E. Fine Junior Professor in Materials and Manufacturing and Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Chemical and Biological Engineering, McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science, Northwestern University


        ISTC - Sustainable Seminar Series - How sustainable is information technology? Trends, challenges, and opportunities (Webinar)

        Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, One E. Hazelwood Dr., Champaign, IL 61820

      4. 3:00 pmWGGP Spring Reception

        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign

  5. Week of May 10, 2015

    1. Monday, May 11, 2015

      1. 8:00 am - 1:00 pmIGB Blood Drive

        612 Institute for Genomic Biology

    2. Tuesday, May 12, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Prof. Randy Schekman


        Prof. Randy Schekman, University of California at Berkeley, title "Genes and proteins required for secretion of large particles and miRNA"

        Illini Union Illini Rooms B & C

  6. Week of June 14, 2015

    1. Friday, June 19, 2015

      1. All Day2015 Ralph and Ruth Fisher Forum: Violence in Twenthieth-Century Russia and Eurasia: Experience, Affect, Memory, and Legacies
    2. Saturday, June 20, 2015

      1. All Day2015 Ralph and Ruth Fisher Forum: Violence in Twenthieth-Century Russia and Eurasia: Experience, Affect, Memory, and Legacies
  7. Week of July 5, 2015

    1. Monday, July 6, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmIGB Pollen Power Camp

        Institute for Genomic Biology

    2. Tuesday, July 7, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmIGB Pollen Power Camp

        Institute for Genomic Biology

    3. Wednesday, July 8, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmIGB Pollen Power Camp

        Institute for Genomic Biology

    4. Thursday, July 9, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmIGB Pollen Power Camp

        Institute for Genomic Biology

    5. Friday, July 10, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmIGB Pollen Power Camp

        Institute for Genomic Biology

  8. Week of August 23, 2015

    1. Tuesday, August 25, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Arthur J. Coury, PhD


        IGB Pioneers Seminar: Opportunities and Pitfalls in Translating Promising Medical Concepts to the Marketplace

        612 IGB

    2. Friday, August 28, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Prof. Laura P.W. Ranum, Univerisity of Florida


        11th Annual CBI TP Symposium: Prof. Laura P.W. Ranum, Univerisity of Florida, "title TBA" & CBI TP Trainees TBD

        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab

  9. Week of September 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 1, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - TBD
  10. Week of September 6, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 8, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Susanne von Bodman, PhD


        IGB Seminar: Title to be Announced

        612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

  11. Week of September 13, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 15, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - TBD
    2. Thursday, September 17, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmG.F. Smith Memorial Lecture, Professor Christian Amatore-Ecole Normale Superieure-Paris "TBA"

        116 RAL

    3. Friday, September 18, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmG.F. Smith Memorial Lecture, Professor Christian Amatore- Ecole Normale Superieure- Paris- "TBA"

        116 RAL

    4. Saturday, September 19, 2015

      1. All Day

        Speakers include:
        Colleen Cavanaugh
        Penny Chisholm
        Jim Collins
        George Fox
        Larry Gold
        Nigel Goldenfeld
        Simonetta Gribaldo
        Harris Lewin
        Zan Luthey-Schulten
        Gary Olsen
        Norman Pace
        Larry Smarr
        Mitch Sogin
        Rachel Whitaker


        Looking in the right direction: Carl Woese and the New Biology

        Alice Campbell Alumni Center
        601 South Lincoln Avenue
        Urbana, IL 61801

  12. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Sunday, September 20, 2015

      1. All Day

        Speakers include:
        Colleen Cavanaugh
        Penny Chisholm
        Jim Collins
        George Fox
        Larry Gold
        Nigel Goldenfeld
        Simonetta Gribaldo
        Harris Lewin
        Zan Luthey-Schulten
        Gary Olsen
        Norman Pace
        Larry Smarr
        Mitch Sogin
        Rachel Whitaker


        Looking in the right direction: Carl Woese and the New Biology

        Alice Campbell Alumni Center
        601 South Lincoln Avenue
        Urbana, IL 61801

  13. Week of September 27, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 29, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        James Sharp


        IGB Seminar (GNDP)

        612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

      2. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - TBD
  14. Week of October 11, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 13, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Edward M. Marcotte, PhD


        IGB Pioneers Seminar (GNDP)

        612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

      2. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - TBD
  15. Week of October 18, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 20, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Sean F. Brady, PhD


        IGB Seminar (MMG)

        612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

  16. Week of October 25, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 27, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Sarah A. Tishkoff, PhD


        IGB Lewin Lecture

        612 Institute for Genomic Biology

      2. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - TBD
  17. Week of November 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, November 3, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Eben Alsberg, PhD


        IGB Seminar: Guiding Stem Cell Fate for Tissue Engineering Applications via Spatiotemporally Controlled Signal Presentation

        612 IGB

  18. Week of November 8, 2015

    1. Tuesday, November 10, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        David J. Lipman, PhD


        IGB Pioneers Seminar (HPCBio-NCSA)

        612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

      2. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - TBD
    2. Saturday, November 14, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmIGB Genome Day 2015

        Orpheum Children's Museum-Champaign

  19. Week of November 15, 2015

    1. Tuesday, November 17, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Andrew Leakey, PhD


        IGB Seminar: Title to be Announced

        612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

  20. Week of December 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, December 1, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - TBD
  21. Week of February 1, 2016

    1. Tuesday, February 2, 2016

      1. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - TBD
  22. Week of February 14, 2016

    1. Tuesday, February 16, 2016

      1. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - TBD
  23. Week of March 1, 2016

    1. Tuesday, March 1, 2016

      1. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - TBD
  24. Week of March 13, 2016

    1. Tuesday, March 15, 2016

      1. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - TBD
  25. Week of March 27, 2016

    1. Tuesday, March 29, 2016

      1. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - TBD

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