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  1. Week of February 10, 2016

    1. Wednesday, February 10, 2016

      1. 12:30 pm

        Ankit Disa, Yale University


        Condensed Matter Special Seminar: "Manipulating electronic structure and transport in correlated oxide heterostructures."

        MRL 280

      2. 10:00 am

        Christopher Evans

        Christopher Evans
        Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara

         


        MatSE Special Seminar

        280 Materials Research Laboratory

      3. 12:00 pm  

        Chem 199L Special Alumni Seminar

        Austin Picket and Chi Fong, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, "Experience and Advice on Job Search and Successful Career in Corporate R&D"

        217 Noyes Lab

      4. 1:00 pm

        Justin Masone, Product Specialist, Shimadzu Scientific Instruments


        XRF: Principles and Applications in Materials Science

        Room 280 Frederick Seitz Materials Research Laboratory

      5. 2:00 pmProf. Mischa Bonn, Max Planck Institute, Mainz, "Structure and Dynamics of Interfacial Water at the Water/Air Interface"

        B102 CLSL

      6. 4:00 pm

        Jose Mestre, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Physics Colloquium: "Relating Cognitive Research to Teaching and Learning in Physics"

        141 Loomis

    2. Thursday, February 11, 2016

      1. 12:30 pm

        Ankit Disa, Yale University


        Condensed Matter Special Seminar: "Manipulating electronic structure and transport in correlated oxide heterostructures."

        MRL 280

      2. 2:00 pm  

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

        CHBE 565: an International Paper Company Lecture Series, Seminar of Special Interest, "Dynamic Soft Materials: Gels, Bubbles, and Drops"
      3. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    3. Friday, February 12, 2016

      1. 12:30 pm

        Ankit Disa, Yale University


        Condensed Matter Special Seminar: "Manipulating electronic structure and transport in correlated oxide heterostructures."

        MRL 280

      2. 10:30 am  

        Final Defense, Prof. Greg Girolami, Advisor

        Mr. Peter Sempsrott, UIUC, "Methane as a Ligand: Low-Temperature Protonation Studies of Electron-Poor Osmium Methyl Complexes"

        161 Noyes Lab

      3. 1:00 pm

        Eduardo Fradkin, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Condensed Matter Seminar: "Pair-Density-Waves Solve all your Problems."

        ESB 190

  2. Week of February 14, 2016

    1. Monday, February 15, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm

        Professor Shinsei Ryu, University of Illinois


        ICMT Seminar: "The Entanglement Hamiltonian and others for one-dimensional gapped and critical systems"

        190 ESB

      2. 4:00 pm

        Oleg Shpyrko
        Oleg Shpyrko
        Department of Physics, University of California, San Diego

        webpage


        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Shota Atsumi, University of California, Davis, "Systematic Construction of Biosynthetic Pathways for Chemical Production"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    2. Tuesday, February 16, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm  

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

        CHBE 565: an International Paper Company Lecture Series, Seminar of Special Interest, "Computational Catalysis: Tuning and Predicting Reactivity at the Atomic Scale"
      2. 4:00 pmMatSE Soft Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    3. Wednesday, February 17, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Xiaoyang Zhu, Columbia University, "Solar Energy Conversion Beyond the Limit"

        B102 CLSL

      2. 4:00 pm

        Yann Chemla, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Physics Colloquium: "Probing nature’s nano-machines with “next generation” single-molecule techniques"

        141 Loomis

    4. Thursday, February 18, 2016

      1. 8:30 am

        Shoji Hall

        Shoji Hall
        Department of Chemistry, MIT

         


        MatSE Special Seminar

        280 Materials Research Laboratory

      2. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    5. Friday, February 19, 2016

      1. 1:00 pm

        Johnpierre Paglione, University of Maryland


        Condensed Matter Seminar. "Topological half-Heusler semimetals: a new family of non-centrosymmetric magnetic superconductors."

        ESB 190

      2. 2:00 pm

        Chris Fang-Yen, University of Pennsylvania


        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): "Optical dissection of rhythmic behaviors in a worm"

        Department of Physics, 144 Loomis Lab

  3. Week of February 21, 2016

    1. Monday, February 22, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm

        Huajia Wang, University of Illinois


        ICMT Seminar: "Huajia Wang"

        190 ESB

      2. 4:00 pm

        Stephen Craig
        Stephen Craig
        Department of Chemistry, Duke University

        webpage


        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    2. Tuesday, February 23, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmMatSE Soft Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    3. Wednesday, February 24, 2016

      1. 10:00 am

        Xun Wendy Gu

        Xun Wendy Gu
        Department of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley

         


        MatSE Special Seminar

        280 Materials Research Laboratory

      2. 12:00 pm

        Jonathan Simon, University of Chicago


        QI/AMO Seminar: "TBD"

        280 MRL

      3. 2:00 pmProf. Edward Valeev, Virginia Technological Institute, "Predictive electronic structure theory for realistic systems: are we there yet?"

        B102 CLSL

      4. 4:00 pm

        Nigel Goldenfeld, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Physics Colloquium: "Ecological collapse and the phase transition to turbulence"

        141 Loomis

    4. Thursday, February 25, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    5. Friday, February 26, 2016

      1. 1:00 pm

        Abhay Pasupathy, Columbia University


        Condensed Matter Seminar: Abhay Pasupathy

        ESB 190

  4. Week of February 28, 2016

    1. Monday, February 29, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm  

        217 Noyes Laboratory

        CHBE 565: an International Paper Company Lecture Series, Seminar of Special Interest, "Programming Cells by Genetic Design"

        217 Noyes Laboratory

      2. 12:00 pm

        Eugeniu Plamadeala, UCSB


        ICMT Seminar: "Eugeniu Plamadeala"

        190 ESB

      3. 4:00 pm

        Shanhui Fan
        Shanhui Fan
        Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University

        webpage


        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

  5. Week of March 1, 2016

    1. Tuesday, March 1, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm  

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

        CHBE 565: an International Paper Company Lecture Series, Seminar of Special Interest, "Data-Driven Protein Engineering"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

      2. 4:00 pmMatSE Soft Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    2. Wednesday, March 2, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm

        Chad Orzel, Union College


        Physics Colloquium: "Talking Dogs and Galileian Blogs: Social Media for Communicating Science"

        141 Loomis

    3. Thursday, March 3, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm  

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

        CHBE 565: an International Paper Company Lecture Series, Prof. Christopher Jones, Georgia Institute of Technology, "Amine-Modified Silicates as CO2 Sorbents and Catalysts"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

      2. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    4. Friday, March 4, 2016

      1. 1:00 pm

        Kyle Shen, Cornell University


        Condensed Matter Seminar: Kyle Shen

        ESB 190

  6. Week of March 6, 2016

    1. Monday, March 7, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm

        Tin-Lun (Jason) Ho, Ohio State University


        ICMT Seminar: "Tin Lun Ho"

        ESB 190

      2. 4:00 pm

        Alex K.Y. Jen
        Alex K.Y. Jen
        Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Washington

        webpage


        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    2. Tuesday, March 8, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm

        Alison Dunn
        Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

        webpage


        MatSE Soft Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    3. Wednesday, March 9, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Amber Krummell, Colorado State University, "TBA"

        B102 CLSL

      2. 4:00 pm

        Greg MacDougall, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Physics Colloquium: Greg MacDougall

        141 Loomis

    4. Thursday, March 10, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm  

        CHEM 575 Lit Seminar

        Mr. Joshua Francis


        Mr. Joshua Francis, UIUC, "TBD"

        217 Noyes Lab

      2. 2:00 pm  

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

        CHBE 565: an International Paper Company Lecture Series, Prof. Teresa Head-Gordon, University of California, Berkeley, "Statistical Fluctuations, Dynamics, and De Novo Enzyme Catalysis"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

      3. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

      4. 4:00 pm

        David G. Lynn


        Professor David G. Lynn, Emory University, title "TBA"

        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab

    5. Friday, March 11, 2016

      1. 10:00 am  

        Final Defense, Prof. Cathy Murphy, Advisor

        Ms. Ariane Vartanian, UIUC, "TBA"

        B124 CLSL

      2. 1:00 pm  

        Final Defense, Prof. Cathy Murphy, Advisor

        Ms. Elissa Grzincic, UIUC, "TBA"

        171 Roger Adams Lab

  7. Week of March 13, 2016

    1. Monday, March 14, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm

        Adam Feinberg
        Adam Feinberg
        Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University

        webpage


        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    2. Wednesday, March 16, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmQI/AMO Seminar: "TBD"

        280 MRL

      2. 4:00 pmNo Colloquium: APS March Meeting

        141 Loomis

    3. Saturday, March 19, 2016

      1. 1:00 pmSpring Vacation Begins
  8. Week of March 20, 2016

    1. Wednesday, March 23, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmNo Colloquium: Spring Break

        141 Loomis

    2. Thursday, March 24, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar

        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building

  9. Week of March 27, 2016

    1. Monday, March 28, 2016

      1.  Instruction resumes
      2. 12:00 pm

        Eun-Ah Kim, Cornell


        ICMT Seminar: "Eun-Ah Kim"

        190 ESB

      3. 4:00 pm

        Lin-Wang Wang
        Lin-Wang Wang
        Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

        webpage


        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium

        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building

    2. Wednesday, March 30, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm

        Ms. Ambika Bhagi


        Ms. Ambika Bhagi, Final Defense, UIUC, "Title TBA"

        B126 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab

      2. 4:00 pm

        Dmitri Averin, University of California, Santa Barbara


        Physics Colloquium: Dmitri Averin

        141 Loomis

    3. Thursday, March 31, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm  

        CHEM 575 Lit Seminar

        Ms. Linna An


        Ms. Linna An, UIUC, "TBD"

        217 Noyes Lab

      2. 2:00 pm  

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

        CHBE 565: an International Paper Company Lecture Series, Prof. Tim Lodge, University of Minnesota, "Ionic Liquid/Block Polymer Nanocomposites: Remarkably Versatile, Functional Materials"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory


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