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  1. Week of March 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, March 1, 2017

      1. 1:30 pmMr. Abdulrahman Ibrahim, UIUC, "Catalytic Hydrofunctionalization at a Low-Valent Cobalt Center Supported by a Bis(Carbene) CCC Pincer Ligand"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 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 Cooper pairing in non-equilibrium electron-phonon systems"
        ESB 190
  2. Week of March 5, 2017

    1. Monday, March 6, 2017

      1. 11:00 amDidier Long , Research Director (CRNS) & Deputy Director (LPMA)
        Materials Science and Engineering Special Seminar
        280 Materials Research Laboratory, 104 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
      2. 11:00 amDr. Didier R. Long
        Seminar: "Strain Hardening of Glassy Polymers: Theory and Simulation"
        280 Materials Research Laboratory
      3. 12:00 pmGil Cho, KAIS
        ICMT Seminar: "Implications of Duality on Fractional Quantum Hall Transitions, Composite Fermi Liquids, and Fractional Topological Insulators"
        190 ESB
      4. 4:00 pmJonah Erlebacher, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Johns Hopkins University
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      5. 4:00 pmProf. John A. Porco Jr., Boston University, title "Recent Studies Towards the Synthesis of Bioactive Natural Products"
        116 RAL
    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. 11:00 amFrancisco Balzarotti, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry
        Special Biological (CPLC) Seminar: "Molecular resolution imaging and tracking of single proteins with minimal photon fluxes"
        276 Loomis
      2. 2:00 pmProf. Troy van Voorhis, MIT, "Electronic dynamics in complex environments: from electron transfer to singlet fission"
        B102 CLSL
      3. 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
  3. 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. 2:00 pmDr. Jong-Beom Baek, School of Energy and Chemical Engineering, UNIST
        Seminar: "Two-Dimensional Network Polymers for Energy Conversion and Storage"
        280 Materials Research Laboratory
      4. 4:00 pmProfessor Kyle M. Lancaster, Cornell University, "Mechanistic and Electronic Structural Insights into the Metallobiochemsitry of Nitrification"
        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
  4. Week of March 19, 2017

    1. Monday, March 20, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmNurit Avraham, Weizmann Institute of Science
        Condensed Matter Special Seminar: "Scanning Tunneling Microscopy of Weyl semimetals"
        MRL 280
      2. 8:00 pmBailar Lecture, Professor Omar M. Yaghi, University of California, Berkeley, "The atom, the molecule, and the framework"
        B102
    2. Tuesday, March 21, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmBailar Lecture, Professor Omar M. Yaghi, University of California, Berkeley, "A carbon neutral cycle and harvesting water from air"
        B102
    3. Wednesday, March 22, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmNo Colloquium - Spring Break
        141 Loomis
  5. 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: "Optical studies of current-induced magnetization switching and photonic quantum states"
        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
  6. Week of April 2, 2017

    1. Monday, April 3, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmProf. Nandini Trivedi, Ohio State
        ICMT Seminar: "Prof. Nandini Trivedi, Ohio State"
        190 ESB
      2. 4:00 pmYimei Zhu, Institute for Advanced Electron Microscopy , Brookhaven National Laboratory
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Tuesday, April 4, 2017

      1. 10:00 amDr Pilkyng Moon from NewYork University, Shanghai
        ICMT Seminar: "Moiré interference of atomic arrangement"
        3110 ESB
    3. Wednesday, April 5, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar
        280 MRL
      2. 4:00 pmHamish Robertson, University of Washington
        Physics Colloquium: Hamish Robertson
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, April 6, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmMr. Christopher Reinhardt
        Mr. Christopher Reinhardt, UIUC, "TBD"
        163 Noyes Lab
    5. Friday, April 7, 2017

      1.  Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Undergraduate Awards Ceremony
        B102 CLSL
      2.  Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Undergraduate Research Symposium
        CLSL A-Atrium
      3. 12:00 pmhttps://www.aaas.org/person/shirley-malcom
        Dr. Shirley M. Malcom, American Association for the Advancement of Science, title TBA
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
      4. 1:00 pmGil Refael, Cal Tech
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
  7. Week of April 9, 2017

    1. Monday, April 10, 2017

      1. 10:00 amMs. Yeyoung Ha, UIUC, "Investigation of Electrochemical Interfaces at the Molecular Level"
        33 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 12:00 pmProf. Steven Kivelson, Stanford
        ICMT Seminar: "Prof. Steven Kivelson, Stanford"
        190 ESB
      3. 4:00 pmSharon Glotzer, Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium - Racheff Lecture
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Tuesday, April 11, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Peter Ford, UC Santa Barbara, "TBA"
        1024 Chem Annex
    3. Wednesday, April 12, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmMohammad Hafezi, University of Maryland
        QI/AMO Seminar: TBD
        280 MRL
      2. 4:00 pmMartin Karplus, Harvard University
        Schulten Memorial Colloquium: Martin Karplus
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, April 13, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Leonid A. Mirny, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, title TBA
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    5. Friday, April 14, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmJeanie Cn Lau, University of California, Riverside
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
      2. 2:00 pmDr. Luis Amaral, Northwestern Institute on Complex Systems
        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): “TBA” Dr. Amaral
        Loomis 144
  8. Week of April 16, 2017

    1. Monday, April 17, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmYuxaun Wang, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
        ICMT Seminar: "Yuxuan Wang"
        190 ESB
      2. 4:00 pmAlon Gorodetsky, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of California - Irvine
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      3. 4:00 pmProf. Karin Musier-Forsyth
        Prof. Karin Musier-Forsyth, Ohio State University, "Biological and Biophysical Studies of Host tRNA and HIV-1 Genomic RNA Packaging "
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, April 18, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmSuslick-Sessler Lecture, James Collman, Stanford University, "TBA"
        TBA
    3. Wednesday, April 19, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar
        280 MRL
      2. 2:00 pmProf. Randall Goldsmith, University of Wisconsin - Madison, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      3. 4:00 pmStephan Meyer, University of Chicago
        Physics Colloquium: Stephan Meyer
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, April 20, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. Katharina Ribbeck, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    5. Friday, April 21, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmMaria Iavarone, Temple University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
  9. Week of April 23, 2017

    1. Monday, April 24, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmDavid Muller, School of Applied and Engineering Physics, Cornell University
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Tuesday, April 25, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmMs. Alex Stanton, UIUC, TBA
        433 Roger Adams Lab
    3. Wednesday, April 26, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar
        280 MRL
      2. 4:00 pmJohn Doyle, Harvard University
        Physics Colloquium: John Doyle
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, April 27, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmMr. Marc Ryan Gancayco
        Mr. Marc Ryan Gancayco, UIUC, "TBD"
        163 Noyes Lab
      2. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. Michael Solomon, University of Michigan, "Biomechanics of Bacterial Biofilms and its Connection to Bloodstream Infection and Clotting"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    5. Friday, April 28, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmJim Eckstein, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190

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