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  1. Week of October 30, 2014

    1. Thursday, October 30, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMr. Chih-Cheng Yeh
        Mr. Chih-Cheng Yeh, UIUC, "The O-GlcNAc Modification: Dynamic Protein Glycosylation"
        163 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pmHard Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      3. 4:00 pm   Materials Lit SeminarMs. Brenda Andrade, UIUC, "Supramolecular Pillars In Stimuli Responsive Vesicles" & Ms. Brittany Walker, UIUC, "Recent Advances in Recyclable Thermoset Polymers"
        217 Noyes Lab
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSuccessfully Launching Your Academic Career Seminar
        165 Everitt Lab
    2. Friday, October 31, 2014

      1. 10:00 amScott Geraedts
        ICMT Seminar: "Numerical Study of a Bosonic Topological Insulator in Three Dimensions"
        190 ESB
      2. 12:00 pmDavood Shahrjerdi, Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering New York University
        Silicon Nanotechnology in Adjacent Spaces: From Biosensing to Energy Harvesting
        Room 280 Materials Research Laboratory
      3. 1:00 pmYing Liu, Pennsylvania State University and Shanghai Jiao Tong University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: "Search for half-flux-quantum state in Sr2RuO4†"
        190 ESB
      4. 2:00 pm

        Harold Kim, Georgia Institute of Technology


        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): "Mechanics of strong DNA bending"
        144 Loomis
      5. 3:30 pmChenjie Wang
        ICMT Seminar: Braiding statistics of loops in three spatial dimensions
        190 ESB
      6. 4:00 pmFrançois Amblard, Physics Department, Curie Institute, Paris - France
        Actin Microfilament Assembly in 2D/3D: Dimensionality, Chirality and Kinetics, François Amblard
        Room 280 Materials Research Laboratory
  2. Week of November 2, 2014

    1. Monday, November 3, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmAntonello Scardicchio-Dept of Physics, Princeton Univ. - On leave from ICTP Trieste
        ICMT Seminar: "Local integrals of motion in the many-body localized phase"
        ESB 190
      2. 4:00 pmIbrahim Karaman, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Texas A&M University
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      3. 4:00 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMr. Ruopei Feng, UIUC, "Making Molecular Movies with Ultrabright Electrons"
        161 Noyes Lab
      4. 4:30 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMs. Courtney Talicska, UIUC, "Utilizing Plasmonics to Improve Infrared Detectors"
        161 Noyes Lab
    2. Tuesday, November 4, 2014

      1. 11:00 amChong Wang
        ICMT Seminar: Chong Wang
      2. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Professor Yoo Yeon Won, Purdue University, "Assisted Gene Delivery"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      3. 4:00 pm   Inorganic Lit SeminarMs. Courtney Ford, UIUC, "Exploiting the Reactivity of Metal-Metal Bonds in a Diruthenium Nitride Complex" & Ms. Bailey Jackson, UIUC, "Boron-Boron Double and Triple Bonds"
        217 Noyes Lab
      4. 4:00 pmSoft Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    3. Wednesday, November 5, 2014

      1. 10:00 amD. Nowak, W. Morrison, and S. Park, Molecular Vista Inc
        Tip-Enhanced Nano-Microscopy/Spectroscopy: An Introduction to the VistaScope by Molecular Vista 
        Room 280 Materials Research Laboratory
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmSubhadeep (Deep) Gupta, University of Washington
        QI/AMO Seminar: "Quantum Mixtures of Alkali and Alkaline-Earth-Like Atoms"
        MRL 280
      3. 4:00 pmDavid Reitze, Executive Director of the LIGO Laboratory, California Technical Institute
        Physics Colloquium: "Advanced LIGO: A Prelude to Gravitational Wave Physics and Astronomy"
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, November 6, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Professor Michael Henson, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, "Dynamic Metabolic Models for Analysis and Design of Synthetic Microbial Communities"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      2. 4:00 pmHard Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      3. 4:00 pm   Inorganic SeminarProfessor Theodor Agapie, Cal Tech, "Synthetic Cluster Models of Biological and Heterogeneous Oxygen Evolving Catalysts"
        217 Noyes Lab
    5. Friday, November 7, 2014

      1. 10:00 amJennifer Cano
        ICMT Seminar: Jennifer Cano
        MRL 280
      2. 1:00 pmVenkat Chandrashekhar, Northwestern University
        Condensed Matter Seminar - Venkat Chandrashekhar
        190 ESB
  3. Week of November 9, 2014

    1. Monday, November 10, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmLubos Mitas, NC State University
        ICMT Seminar: Lubos Mitas-Title TBA
        TBA
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Teresa Head-Gordon
        Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group-Determining the Structural Ensemble of Intrinsically Disordered Disease Peptides combining Theory and Experiment: Applications to Alzheimer’s Disease Biology
        3269 Beckman
      3. 4:00 pmMichael Bedzyk, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      4. 4:00 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMr. Will Bassett, UIUC, "TBA"
        161 Noyes Lab
      5. 4:30 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMs. Drishti Guin, UIUC, "TBA"
        161 Noyes Lab
    2. Tuesday, November 11, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCBI/CHBE 565 Seminar, Professor Jason Burdick, Universityof Pennsylvania, "Engineering Injectable Hydrogels to Alter Biological and Mechanical Signals after Infarction"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmProf. Jason A. Burdick
        Prof. Jason A. Burdick, University of Pennsylvania, "Engineering Injectable Hydrogels to Alter Biological and Mechanical Signals after Infarction"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      3. 4:00 pmSoft Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    3. Wednesday, November 12, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Andrew Moran, University of North Carolina, "Investigating Photochemical Dynamics with Multidimensional Resonance Raman Spectroscopy"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmKlaus Schulten, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: "Blue Waters at Work: Energy Conversion in Photosynthesis Resolved from Angstrom-scale Physics to Cell-scale Biology"
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, November 13, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmShelby Hutchens, Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering, University of Illinois
        Hard Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      2. 4:00 pm   Materials ChemistryProfessor Jill MIllstone, University of Pittsburgh, "Colloidal Nanoparticle Alloys"
        217 Noyes Lab
    5. Friday, November 14, 2014

      1. 1:00 pmDmitri Basov, University of Californa, San Diego
        Condensed Matter Seminar: "Nano-plasmonic phenomena in graphene"
        190 ESB
      2. 3:00 pmSamuel W. Parr Lecture in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Professor Mark Davis, Warren and Katharine Schlinger Professor of Chemical Engineering, Caltech, "Fighting Cancer with Nanoparticle Medicines: The Nanoscale Matters!"
        Alice Campbell Alumni Center, East Ballroom
  4. Week of November 16, 2014

    1. Monday, November 17, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmAnushya Chandran-Perimeter Institute
        ICMT Seminar: Anushya Chandran-Title TBA
        ESB 190
      2. 3:00 pm   Final Defense, Prof. Chad Rienstra, AdvisorMs. Mary Clay, UIUC, "Structural Studies of Membrane-Associated Complexes by Solid-State NMR"
        162 Noyes Lab
      3. 3:00 pmProfessor Rachelle Gaudet
        Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group-Structural Determinants of TRPV Channel Activation and Desensitization
        3269 Beckman
      4. 4:00 pmMonica Olvera de la Cruz, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Tuesday, November 18, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmSoft Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    3. Wednesday, November 19, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Xiaosong Li, University of Washington, "Time-Dependent Electronic Structure Theory: Excitonic, Charge-Transfer, and Spin Dynamics"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmSteven Ritz, University of California Santa Cruz
        Physics Colloquium: Steven Ritz
        141 Loomis Lab
    4. Thursday, November 20, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMs. Lisa Della Ripa
        Ms. Lisa Della Ripa, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        163 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pmHard Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    5. Friday, November 21, 2014

      1. 1:00 pmBoris Spivak, University of Washington
        Condensed Matter Seminar - Boris Spivak
        190 ESB
      2. 2:00 pm

        Thomas Gregor, Princeton University


        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Precision and reproducibility in development
        144 Loomis
    6. Saturday, November 22, 2014

      1.  Thanksgiving Break Begins
  5. Week of November 23, 2014

    1. Wednesday, November 26, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium: No Colloquium Fall Break
    2. Thursday, November 27, 2014

      1. All DayThanksgiving Day
    3. Friday, November 28, 2014

      1. All DayDay After Thanksgiving - Designated Holiday
      2. 1:00 pmCondensed Matter Seminar - No Seminar Thanksgiving Break

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