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  1. Week of January 20, 2017

    1. Friday, January 20, 2017

      1. 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 Osbudak
        Special BioPhysics (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. 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
      5. 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. 4:00 pmMatSE Department Soft Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    3. Wednesday, January 25, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar
        280 MRL
      2. 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. 4:00 pmMatSE Department Hard Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    5. Friday, January 27, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmGoran Karapterov, Drexel University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
  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. 4:00 pmProfessor Don Tilley, University of California, Berkeley, "Highly Oxidized Metal Species in Water Splitting and Solar Fuels Production"
        1024 Chem Annex
  4. Week of February 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, February 1, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar
        280 MRL
      2. 2:00 pmProf. Dwayne Miller, Max Planck Institute-Hamburg, "Mapping Atomic Motions with Ultrabright Electrons: Realization of the Chemists' Gedanken Experiment"
        B102 CLSL
      3. 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. 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. Michael Schulz, Seminar of Special Interest, California Institute of Technology, "TBA"
        TBA
      2. 1:00 pmAlex Levchenko, Michigan State University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
  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. Wednesday, February 8, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Erik Dreaden, Seminar of Special Interest, MIT, "TBA"
        1024 CA
      2. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar
        280 MRL
      3. 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
      4. 4:00 pmKristin Persson, University of California, Berkeley
        Physics Colloquium: "Accelerated Computational Design of Materials for Energy Applications"
        141 Loomis
    3. Thursday, February 9, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. John Klier, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, "Applications of Polymer Self Assembly and Association"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
  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. 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. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar
        280 MRL
      3. 2:00 pmProf. Susan Marqusee, UC - Berkeley, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      4. 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. 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. 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. 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. 4:00 pmSmitha Vishveshwara, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: Smitha Vishveshwara
        141 Loomis
    4. 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
  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

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