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  1. Week of October 25, 2015

    1. Wednesday, October 28, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium:

        141 Loomis


  1. Week of October 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, October 1, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Irene Lugo, Department of Sociology. Colegio de Mexico.


        CLACS/Lemann Institute Lecture Series: Persistant Inequalities and New Era. Justification of Privileges in the Salvadoran Upper Middle Class

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

      2. 4:00 pmCritical Digital Humanities@Illinois: Women in Print, Value-added E-books, and New Digital Collaboration

        IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)

      3. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    2. Friday, October 2, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm

        Peter Armitage, Johns Hopkins University


        Condensed Matter Seminar: Peter Armitage, Johns Hopkins University

        ESB 190

      2. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Dr. Matthew Scott, University of Waterloo

        144 Loomis

      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  2. Week of October 4, 2015

    1. Monday, October 5, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Peng Ye, University of Illinois


        ICMT Seminar: Dr. Peng Ye

        190 ESB

      2. 4:00 pm

        Dr. John R. Barr

        Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

        National Center for Environmental Health

        Division of Laboratory Sciences

         


        Dr. John R. Barr, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, title "TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

      3. 4:00 pm

        Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany

         
         

        ITI Distinguished Lecture

        Coordinated Science Laboratory Auditorium (B02 CSL)

      4. 4:00 pm

        Izabela Szlufarska
        Izabela Szlufarska
        Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison

        webpage


        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    2. Tuesday, October 6, 2015

      1. 3:45 pm

        Adam Leroy, Ohio State University


        Astronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

      2. 4:00 pmMatSE Soft Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    3. Wednesday, October 7, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Susmita Adhikari, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar

        Loomis 464

      2. 12:00 pmCritical Digital Humanities@Illinois: Scholarly Commons Brown Bag Workshop

        IPRH Seminar Room, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)

      3. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar

        MRL 280

      4. 3:00 pm

        Keywhan Chung, University of Illinois


        Assured Cloud Computing Seminar

        1131 Siebel Center

      5. 4:00 pm

        Liantao Wang, University of Chicago


        Physics Colloquium: Liantao Wang

        141 Loomis

      6. 5:30 pm

        Michael Saul


        Chambana Science Cafe

        Pizza M

        208 W Main St, Urbana, IL 61801

    4. Thursday, October 8, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Raanan Rein, Vice President, Tel Aviv       University. Director, The S. Daniel Abraham Center for International and Regional Studies, Elias Sourasky Professor of Latin American and Spanish History.


        CLACS / Lemann Institute Lecture Series: Soccer, Jews, and the Making of Argentina

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

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Sherri A. Mason - Professor of Chemistry and Environmental Sciences Program Coordinator at the State University of New York at Fredonia


        ISTC - Sustainable Seminar Series: Plastics Pollution: Where are We & Where are We Going?

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

      3. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    5. Friday, October 9, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Dr. Andre Fenton, SUNY

        144 Loomis

      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

    6. Saturday, October 10, 2015

      1. 10:15 am - 11:30 am

        Professor Liang Yang, Physics Department


        Saturday Physics for Everyone: "Hunting for the Elusive Neutrino"

         Room 141, Loomis Laboratory of Physics, 1110 West Green Street, Urbana, IL

  3. Week of October 11, 2015

    1. Monday, October 12, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Professor Liang Fu, MIT


        ICMT Seminar: Prof. Liang Fu

        190 ESB

      2. 4:00 pm

        Simon Phillpot
        Simon Phillpot
        Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida

        webpage


        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    2. 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. 12:00 pm

        Marina Filipovic (Ph.D. Candidate in Slavic Languages and Literatures, Illinois)


        The Digestive Tract of the Universe: Andrei Platonov's "Antropo-tekhnika"

        101 International Studies Building (910 S. Fifth St., Champaign)

      3. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - Dr. Nicholas Tinsley
      4. 3:45 pm

        Jeffrey Cooke, Swinburne University of Technology

         


        Astronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

      5. 4:00 pmMatSE Soft Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    3. Wednesday, October 14, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Arka Banerjee, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar

        Loomis 464

      2. 12:00 pm

        Andrea Burniske, International Extension Program Coordinator, International Programs in Agriculture, Purdue University

        Part of the Women and Development Focal Point Monthly Brownbag Series

        Optional readings are available at https://publish.illinois.edu/womenanddevelopment 

         


        Women's Empowerment & International Development Focal Point Series: "Building Partnerships in Women's Empowerment""

        Women's Resources Center, 702 S. Wright, 2nd Floor

      3. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar

        MRL 280

      4. 3:00 pm

        Uttam Thakore, University of Illinois


        Assured Cloud Computing Seminar

        1131 Siebel Center

      5. 3:00 pm

        Marta Terry Gonzalez,  Former president of and consultant to the Cuban Library Association (ASCUBI) and professor at the University of Havana, Cuba.


        CLACS / Lemann Institute Lecture Series: Dialogue with a Veteran Cuban Librarian: The Long View on Literacy, Literary Culture, Digitization, and Revolution

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

      6. 4:00 pm

        Rob Leigh, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Physics Colloquium: "What is Quantum Gravity?"

        141 Loomis

    4. Thursday, October 15, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Gabor Pataki, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


        ISE Seminar

        114 Transportation Building

      2. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

      3. 4:00 pmNEH 50–Questions in Common@Illinois: Lecture by Gregg Lambert “Is the Humanities a Collaborative Enterprise?”

        IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)

    5. Friday, October 16, 2015

      1. 10:00 am

        Paul Barford, University of Wisconsin-Madison

         
         

        Science of Security Speaker Series

        Coordinated Science Laboratory Auditorium (B02 CSL)

      2. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Dr. Anton ARkhipov, Allen Institute for Brain Science
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        TBA


        NRES Departmental Seminar

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

  4. Week of October 18, 2015

    1. Monday, October 19, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Professor Cenke XU, University of California, Santa Barbara


        ICMT Seminar: Cenke Xu, UCSB

        190 ESB

      2. 4:00 pm

        George Pharr
        George Pharr
        Department of Materials Science and Engineering, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

        webpage


        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    2. Tuesday, October 20, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Professor Christopher Mudry


        ICMT Seminar: Christopher Mudry

        190 ESB

      2. 12:00 pm

        Sean F. Brady, PhD


        IGB Seminar (MMG)

        612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

      3. 3:45 pm

        Greg Laughlin, University of California, Santa Cruz


        Astronomy Colloquium - "The Galactic Planetary Census”

        Astronomy 134

      4. 4:00 pmMatSE Soft Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    3. Wednesday, October 21, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Rebecca Hounsell, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar
      2. 1:00 pm

        Kater Murch, Washington University


        QI/AMO Seminar

        MRL 280

      3. 3:00 pm

        Cuong Pham, University of Illinois


        Assured Cloud Computing Seminar

        1131 Siebel Center

      4. 4:00 pm

        Eugenia Etkina, Rutgers University


        Physics Colloquium: Eugenia Etkina

        141 Loomis

    4. Thursday, October 22, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Carlos Javier Echarri, Center for Demographic, Urban and Environmental Studies (CEDUA), El Colegio de México and President of the Mexican Demographic Society.


        CLACS / Lemann Institute Lecture Series:Violence against Women: The Situation in México and Latín America

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

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Tom Moshage - Senior Process Development Specialist and Project Engineer, Carus Corporation


        ISTC - Sustainable Seminar Series: Carus Corporation Water Conservation through Softener Feed Water Reduction

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

      3. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    5. Friday, October 23, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm

        Markus Holzmann, Grenoble


        Condensed Matter Seminar: Markus Holzmann, Grenoble

        ESB 190

      2. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): TBD
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Dr. David "Bo" Bunnell


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. David "Bo" Bunnell

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

    6. Saturday, October 24, 2015

      1. 10:15 am - 11:30 am

        Professor Peter Abbamonte, Physics Department


        Saturday Physics for Everyone: "How Laws, Sausages, and Science are Made: an Inside View of How Science Really Works"

         Room 141, Loomis Laboratory of Physics, 1110 West Green Street, Urbana, IL

  5. Week of October 25, 2015

    1. Monday, October 26, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Prof Chao-Xing Liu, Penn State


        ICMT Seminar: Prof Chao-Xing Liu, Penn State

        190 ESB

      2. 3:00 pm

        Jeremy Waldron, New York University and Michael S. Moore, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        "The Legitimacy of Targeted Killings" An Exchange Between Michael Moore and Jeremoy Waldron

        College of Law Auditorium, 504 E. Pennsylvania, Corner of 4th Street and Pennsylvania Ave.

      3. 4:00 pm

        Robert Klie
        Robert Klie
        Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Chicago

        webpage


        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

      4. 4:00 pm

        Eliot Borenstein (Professor of Russian and Slavic Studies, New York University)


        The Talking Dead: Articulating the ‘Zombified’ Subject Under Putin

        126 Graduate School of Library & Information Science (501 E. Daniel St., Champaign, IL 61820)

    2. Tuesday, October 27, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Sarah A. Tishkoff, PhD


        Harris A. Lewin Pioneer in Genomic Biology Distinguished Lecture

        612 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

      2. 2:00 pm

        Antonio Carlos Lessa, Professor of International Relations at the University of Brasilia.


        CLACS/Lemann Institute Lecture Series: Threatening the Traditions: Brazilian Foreign Policy under the Worker’s Party Governments

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

      3. 3:00 pmINHS Seminar - Dr. Tim Whitfield
      4. 3:45 pm

        Hsiao-Wen Chen, University of Chicago


        Astronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

      5. 4:00 pmMatSE Soft Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

      6. 4:00 pm

        Prof. Dr. Christian Hertweck
        Professor for Natural Product Chemistry, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena
        Head of Department Biomolecular Chemistry, Leibniz Institute for Natural Product
        Research and Infection Biology - Hans Knöll Institute (HKI)


        Neglected Microbes, Cryptic Pathways, and their Impact on Infectious Diseases

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium
        Room B102
        Chemical & Life Sciences Building
        601 South Goodwin Avenue
        Urbana, Illinois

    3. Wednesday, October 28, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmAstrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar
      2. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar

        MRL 280

      3. 3:00 pm

        Hadi Hashemi, University of Illinois


        Assured Cloud Computing Seminar

        1131 Siebel Center

    4. Thursday, October 29, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

      2. 7:30 pmNEH 50–Public Address by William Adams (Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities)

        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum (600 S Gregory St, Urbana, IL)

    5. Friday, October 30, 2015

      1.  2015 Tinker Pre-Dissertation Field Research Workshop

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

      2. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Dr. Greg Huber, UCSB, Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics

        144 Loomis

      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

        Dr. Erin Gray


        NRES Departmental Seminar by Dr. Erin Grey

        Room W-109 Turner Hall

        1102 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

    6. Saturday, October 31, 2015

      1.  2015 Tinker Pre-Dissertation Field Research Workshop

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


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