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  1. Week of February 20, 2017

    1. Monday, February 20, 2017

      1. 11:00 amJintao Liu, Division of Biological Physics, University of California, San Diego
        Special Biological Physics (CPLC) Seminar: "Emergent dynamics in bacterial communities"
        276 Loomis
      2. 4:00 pmPaul Voyles, Materials Science and Engineering, University of Wisconsin - Madison
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      3. 4:00 pmProf. Albert Bowers
        Prof. Albert Bowers, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, "Chemoenzymatic Platforms for the Discovery of New Peptide Therapeutics"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, February 21, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmMaterials Science and Engineering Soft Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Hannah Shafaat, Ohio State, "Teaching old proteins new tricks: Engineering metalloenzymes for energy conversion reactions"
        1024 CA
    3. Wednesday, February 22, 2017

      1. 9:00 amAnton Souslov, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Leiden University
        Materials Science and Engineering Special Seminar
        280 Materials Research Laboratory, 104 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
      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: "Tipping the quantum world critically out of equilibrium"
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, February 23, 2017

      1. 12:30 pmMr. Nitin Neelakantan, UIUC, "Functionalized Silicone Composites: Omniphobic Coatings, Microspheres and Plastic Explosives"
        171 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmMaterials Science and Engineering Hard Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    5. Friday, February 24, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmJim Sauls, Northwestern University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: "The Left Hand of the Electron in Superfluid 3He-A"
        ESB 190
      2. 2:00 pmDr. Roy Dar
        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): "Genetic coupling of viral-host gene expression presents migratory challenges in HIV therapies"
        Loomis 144
  2. Week of February 26, 2017

    1. Monday, February 27, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmTim Hsieh, Kavali Institute for Theoretical Physics
        ICMT Seminar: "Harnessing Topological Quantum Matter"
        190 ESB
      2. 4:00 pmZiqun Lin, School of Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
  3. Week of March 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, March 1, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmBryce Gadway, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: "Exploring topological phases with ultracold atoms"
        141 Loomis
    2. Thursday, March 2, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmMr. Anthony Sotelo
        Mr. Anthony Sotelo, UIUC, "Stimulated Raman Imaging for Drug Development and Disease Progression"
        163 Noyes Lab
    3. Friday, March 3, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmEugene Demler, Harvard University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: "Dynamical Copper pairing in non-equilibrium electron-phonon systems"
        ESB 190
  4. Week of March 5, 2017

    1. Monday, March 6, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmGil Cho, KAIS
        ICMT Seminar: "Gil Cho"
        190 ESB
      2. 4:00 pmJonah Erlebacher, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Johns Hopkins University
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      3. 4:00 pmProf. John A. Porco Jr., Boston University, title "Recent Studies Towards the Synthesis of Bioactive Natural Products"
        TBD
    2. Tuesday, March 7, 2017

      1. 8:30 amVicky Doan-Nguyen, California NanoSystems Institute, Materials Research Laboratory, University of California - Santa Barbara
        Materials Science and Engineering Special Seminar
        280 Materials Research Laboratory, 104 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, March 8, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Troy van Voorhis, MIT, "Electronic dynamics in complex environments: from electron transfer to singlet fission"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmDan McKinsey, University of California, Berkeley
        Physics Colloquium: Axel Lecture - "Who Has Seen the WIMP? Neither You Nor I"
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, March 9, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmMr. Zheng Li, UIUC, "TBA"
        A133 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab
      2. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. Zengyi Shao, Iowa State University, "Exploring Conventional and Nonconventional Yeasts to Produce Polymer, Pharmaceutical and Cosmetics Precursors"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    5. Friday, March 10, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmSuchrita Sebastian, Univiersity of Cambridge
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
      2. 2:00 pmDr. Sergey Kryazhimskiy, University of California San Diego
        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): "Epistasis and genetic variation in adaptability in yeast"
        280 MRL, 104 S. Goodwin
  5. Week of March 12, 2017

    1. Monday, March 13, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmSimon Phillpot, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering
    2. Tuesday, March 14, 2017

      1. 9:00 amMr. Ryan Baumgartner, UIUC, "Cooperative Polymerization of Alpha-helices Induced by Macromolecular Architecture"
        33 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. Gerald Fuller, Stanford University, "The Fluid Dynamics of Ultra-low Surface Tension Liquids"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Kyle M. Lancaster, Cornell University, "TBA"
        1024 CA
    3. Wednesday, March 15, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmNo Colloquium - APS March Meeting
        141 Loomis
    4. Saturday, March 18, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmSpring Vacation Begins
  6. Week of March 19, 2017

    1. Monday, March 20, 2017

      1. 8:00 pmBailar Lecture, Professor Omar M. Yaghi, University of California, Berkeley, "TBA"
        B102
    2. Tuesday, March 21, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmBailar Lecture, Professor Omar M. Yaghi, University of California, Berkeley, "TBA"
        B102
    3. Wednesday, March 22, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmNo Colloquium - Spring Break
        141 Loomis
  7. Week of March 26, 2017

    1. Monday, March 27, 2017

      1.  Instruction resumes
      2. 12:00 pmYizhi You, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
        ICMT Seminar: "Yizhi You"
        190 ESB
      3. 4:00 pmEmmanuelle Marquis, Materials Science and Engineering, University of Michigan
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Wednesday, March 29, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar
        280 MRL
      2. 2:00 pmProf. Stephen Leone, UC-Berkeley, "Attosecond Dynamics: From Molecules to Semiconductor Solids"
        B102 CLSL
      3. 4:00 pmVirginia Lorenz, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: Virginia Lorenz
        141 Loomis
    3. Thursday, March 30, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmMr. Meng Wu
        Mr. Meng Wu, UIUC, "TBD"
        163 Noyes Lab
      2. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. Yu-Shan Lin, Tufts University, "Understanding and Designing Cyclic Peptides"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    4. Friday, March 31, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmJasper van Wezel, University of Amsterdam
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
      2. 2:00 pmDr. Kirill Afonin, UNC, Charlotte
        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): “TBA” Dr. Afonin
        Loomis 144

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