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  1. Week of August 20, 2014

    1. Wednesday, August 20, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmKarto Keating, UC Berkeley
        "The Undiscovered CO: Charting the Molecular Gas of the Universe at High Redshift" - Karto Keating, UC Berkeley
        Astronomy 134
    2. Thursday, August 21, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmJeyong Yoon
        Special ChBE Seminar
        165 Noyes Lab
  2. Week of August 24, 2014

    1. Monday, August 25, 2014

      1. 3:00 pmAndrew Neitzke, University of Texas, Austin
        A "new supersymmetric index" in hyperkahler geometry
        Altgeld 243
      2. 4:00 pmJianjun Cheng, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Wednesday, August 27, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmSascha Hilgenfeldt, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: "Packings and Tilings: What do Shape and Structure tell us about Cellular Materials?"
        141 Loomis
    3. Friday, August 29, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmBernard F. Schutz, Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute)
        NCSA Colloquium: Data Science from a European Perspective
        Auditorium, NCSA Building, 1205 W. Clark St., Urbana
      2. 12:00 pmGianluigi Rossi, Dipartimento di Bioscienze, Universita degli Studi di Parma
        "Epidemiological Modeling:Assessment of Bovine Tuberculosis Surveillance in the Dairy Farm Network in Emilia-Romagna (Italy)"
        2506 Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences Building, 2001 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
      3. 1:00 pmRuslan Prozorov, Ames Laboratory Iowa State University
        Condensed Matter Seminar - Using Controlled Disorder to Study Pairing in Iron Based Superconductors -
        190 ESB
      4. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm"Molecular Basis of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus Nsp1-Mediated Interferon Regulation and Generation of Altered Interferon Phenotype Mutant Viruses"
      5. 3:00 pmDr. Robert Schooley
        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. Robert Schooley
        Room W-109 Turner Hall, 1102 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, Illinois
  3. Week of September 1, 2014

    1. Tuesday, September 2, 2014

      1. 9:00 amEvent Grant Conference: “Sepharad as Imagined Community: Language, Culture and Religion from the Early Modern Period to the 21st Century”
        The Illini Union, Room 210
      2. 12:00 pmReza Farivar, PhD
        Title to be Announced
        612 Institute for Genomic Biology
      3. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium - "Choose Your Own Adventure: Multiplicity of Planets among the Kepler M Dwarfs" - Sarah Ballard, University of Washington
        Astronomy 134
    2. Wednesday, September 3, 2014

      1. 9:00 amEvent Grant Conference: “Sepharad as Imagined Community: Language, Culture and Religion from the Early Modern Period to the 21st Century”
        The Illini Union, Room 210
      2. 12:00 pmMilton Ruiz
        Theoretical Astrophysics and General Relativity Seminar:"The Evolution of Compact Binary Star Systems"
        464 Loomis
      3. 1:00 pmDain Borges, Department of History, University of Chicago
        Lemann Lecture Series. Novels of Upward Mobility in a Post-Emancipation Metropolis: Lima Barreto and Machado de Assis
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      4. 4:00 pmTaylor Hughes, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: Taylor Hughes
        141 Loomis
    3. Thursday, September 4, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmCarol Leff, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science
        New Directions Lecture - Is There Still an “Eastern” Europe?
        210 General Lounge, Illini Union (1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL 61801)
      2. 6:00 pmOpening Event: The Great War: Experiences, Representations, Effects
        Krannert Art Museum Gelvin Noel Annex and Light Court
    4. Friday, September 5, 2014

      1. 1:00 pmCondensed Matter Seminar -
        190 ESB
      2. 3:00 pmDr. Elizabeth Flaherty
        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. Elizabeth Flaherty
        Room W-109 Turner Hall, 1102 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, Illinois
  4. Week of September 7, 2014

    1. Monday, September 8, 2014

      1. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmWGGP Fall Reception
        101 International Studies Building
      2. 4:00 pmTresa Pollock, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara
        Materials Science and Engineering Racheff Lecture
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Tuesday, September 9, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmAnya Hamrick-Nevinglovskaya (Ph.D. Candidate in Comparative and World Literatures)
        Noontime Scholars Lecture - Strung Out: Chekhov's Neurasthenics, Trauma, and Nineteenth Century Models of Nervous Shock
        101 International Studies Building (910 S. Fifth St., Champaign)
      2. 12:00 pmEben Alsberg, PhD
        Title to be Announced
        612 Institute for Genomic Biology
      3. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - Dr. J. L. Crane
        1005 Forbes Natural History Building - 1816 S. Oak St, Champaign
      4. 3:00 pmLisa Sun, Assistant Professor, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University
        “Narrating Disaster”
        College of Law Faculty Lounge
      5. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium - Samaya Nissanke, U of Colorado
        Astronomy 134
    3. Wednesday, September 10, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmJean-Michel Desert (Colorado University Boulder)
        Theoretical Astrophysics and General Relativity Seminar:"TBD"
        464 Loomis
      2. 4:00 pmSteven Chu, the William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of Physics and Molecular & Cellular Physiology, Stanford University
        2014-15 Nelson J. Leonard Distinguished Lecture
        Ballroom, Alice Campbell Alumni Center (ACAC), 601 South Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
      3. 4:00 pm   Reception immediately following lecture

        Steven Chu, Professor of Physics and Molecular & Cellular Physiology, Stanford University


        Nelson J. Leonard Distinguished Lecture, Professor Steven Chu, "The Energy and Climate Challenge: We Need a Few Great Chemists!"
        Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom
      4. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, September 11, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmLaura Roush, Colegio de Michoacan, Mexico
        Lecture Series. The Santa Muerte, Protection and Desamparo: A View from a Mexico City Altar
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
    5. Friday, September 12, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEvelyne Accad, Professor Emerita, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        “Women in Middle East”
        101 International Studies Building
      2. 1:00 pmNuh Gedik, MIT
        Observation of Floquet-Bloch States on the Surface of a Topological Insulator
        190 ESB
      3. 2:00 pm

        Kai Zhang


        Kai Zhang (UIUC): TBD
        144 Loomis
    6. Saturday, September 13, 2014

      1. 10:15 am - 11:30 amProfessor Thomas E. Kuhlman
        Saturday Physics for Everyone: Decisions, Decisions: How Cells Sense Their Environment and Make Decisions to Adapt and Respond
        141 Loomis Laboratory, 1110 W. Green Street, Urbana, IL 61801
  5. Week of September 14, 2014

    1. Monday, September 15, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmShen Dillon, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      2. 5:30 pmNicolas Lampert, Senior Lecturer in Printmaking and in Writing and Critical Thinking, Peck School of the Arts, University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
        Visitor's Series Lecture: "A People's Art History of the United States" by Nicolas Lampert, University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
        Krannert Art Museum Auditorium | Lower Level, Room 62
    2. Tuesday, September 16, 2014

      1. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmMini-Symposium and Reception to Celebrate Dr. Matthew Wallig's Career and Achievements
        2271c Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences Building, 2001 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana, IL
      2. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium - Jennifer Yee, Harvard University
        Astronomy 134
      3. 4:00 pmHongyang Li, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        ITI Trust & Security Seminar
        3405 Siebel Center
    3. Wednesday, September 17, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmTBD
        Theoretical Astrophysics and General Relativity Seminar:"TBD"
        464 Loomis
      2. 4:00 pmSusan Kieffer; Center for Advanced Study and Walgreen Professor Emerita of Geology and Physics, University of Illinois and Author, Dynamics of Disaster (2013)
        CAS Initiative: Kieffer
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum; 600 S. Gregory Street; Urbana IL
      3. 4:00 pmPatrick Brady, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
        Physics Colloquium: Patrick Brady
        141 Loomis
    4. Friday, September 19, 2014

      1. 1:00 pmMatthew Fisher, The Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics
        Condensed Matter Seminar - Matthew Fisher,
        190 ESB
      2. 3:00 pmJeff McMahan, Professor, Department of Philosophy, Rutgers University
        “Collective Agency, Collective Responsibility, and the Ethics of War"
        130 Wohler's Hall
  6. Week of September 21, 2014

    1. Monday, September 22, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmLynden Archer, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Cornell University
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Tuesday, September 23, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmSean Brady, PhD
        Title to be Announced
        612 Institute for Genomic Biology
      2. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar
        1005 Forbes Natural History Building - 1816 S. Oak St, Champaign
      3. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium - Rafaella Margutti, ASIAA
        Astronomy 134
      4. 4:00 pmHaiming Jin, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        ITI Trust & Security Seminar
        3405 Siebel Center
    3. Wednesday, September 24, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmMarilena Loverde
        Theoretical Astrophysics and General Relativity Seminar:"TBD"
        464 Loomis
      2. 4:00 pmVidya Madhavan, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: Vidya Madhavan
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, September 25, 2014

      1. 5:30 pmValerie Hegarty, artist
        School of Art + Design "Agency" Lecture: "Reverse Archeology: The Creation of Decay and Other Uncanny Transformations" featuring Valerie Hegarty, artist
        Krannert Art Museum Auditorium | Lower Level, Room 62
    5. Friday, September 26, 2014

      1. 1:00 pmElif Ertekin
        Condensed Matter Seminar - Elif Ertekin
        190 ESB
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmDr. Jacob Durrant - University of California @ San Diego
        Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group - "Atomic-Resolution Model Building and Simulation of the Entire Influenza Virion Coat"
        2269 Beckman
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmDr. Jacob Durrant - University of California @ San Diego
        Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group - "Atomic-Resolution Model Building and Simulation of the Entire Influenza Virion Coat"
        Beckman 2269
    6. Saturday, September 27, 2014

      1. 10:15 am - 11:30 amProfessor Scott S. Willenbrock
        Saturday Physics for Everyone: This Old Zero-Net-Energy House
        141 Loomis Laboratory, 1110 W. Green Street, Urbana, IL 61801
  7. Week of September 28, 2014

    1. Monday, September 29, 2014

      1. 3:00 pmYuri Gurevic, Microsoft Research
        ITI Trust & Security Seminar
        3405 Siebel Center
      2. 4:00 pm   Inorganic John C. Bailar Lecture2014-2015 John C. Bailar Lecture, Prof. Richard Eisenberg, University of Rochester, "Fifty Years of Dithiolenes: A Gray Dawn, the Loss of Innocence and Fulfilling the Promise"
        100 Noyes Lab
      3. 4:00 pmDavid J. Blacker; Philosophy of Education and Legal Studies Program, University of Delaware
        CAS/MillerComm2015-Blacker
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum; 600 S. Gregory Street; Urbana IL
      4. 4:00 pmStefano Curtarolo, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Duke University
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Tuesday, September 30, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmValeria Sobol, Professor at the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
        Noontime Scholars Lecture - Title TBA
        101 International Studies Building (910 S. Fifth St., Champaign)
      2. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium - Rebekah Dawson, UC Berkeley
        Astronomy 134
      3. 8:00 pm   Inorganic John C. Bailar Lecture2014-2015 John C. Bailar Lecture, Prof. Richard Eisenberg, University of Rochester, "Fuel from Water: The Light-Driven Generation of Hydrogen"
        B102 CLSL

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