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  1. Week of October 2, 2016

    1. Monday, October 3, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmGeraldo Ortiz, Indiana University
        ICMT Seminar: "Repulsive Interactions in Quantum Hall Systems as a Pairing Problem"
        190 ESB
      2. 4:00 pmThomas Mason, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Los Angeles
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Tuesday, October 4, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmDaniel Hofmann, UIUC, Literature Seminar, "Luminescent d6 metal complexes for biomarker detection"
        217 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pmMatSE Soft Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      3. 4:00 pmSudharsan Dwaraknath, UIUC, Literature Seminar, "MetalloMOFzymes - Heterogeneous Catalysis Inspired by Nature"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Wednesday, October 5, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Victor Batista, Yale University, "Studies of Natural and Artificial Photosynthesis"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmVladimir Shiltsev, Fermilab
        Physics Colloquium: "Accelerator Technologies and Beam Physics Challenges and Perspectives for the High Energy Physics Frontiers"
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, October 6, 2016

      1. 3:00 pmYoni Schattner, Department of Condensed Matter Physics, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
        ICMT Special Seminar: "Quantum criticality in metals - results from quantum Monte-Carlo simulations"
        190 ESB
      2. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    5. Friday, October 7, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Samie R. Jaffrey, Cornell University, title “Imaging RNA and RNA biology using RNA mimics of green fluorescent protein”
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
      2. 1:00 pmAnthony Leggett, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Condensed Matter Seminar: "'Realism' in physics: implications of some recent experiments."
        ESB 190
      3. 3:00 pmAloysius Soon, Yonsei University,
        "In Search Of Unconventional Ultrathin Metastable Surface Oxides"
        280 Materials Research Laboratory
  2. Week of October 9, 2016

    1. Monday, October 10, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmChong Wang, Harvard
        ICMT Seminar: "A duality web in 2+1 dimensions"
        190 ESB
      2. 1:00 pm   Final Defense, Prof. Ralph Nuzzo, AdvisorMr. Yuan Yao, UIUC, "Fabrication and Light Management for Microscale Solar Cells"
        A446 Chemistry and Life Sciences Lab
      3. 4:00 pmC. Daniel Frisbie, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Minnesota
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Tuesday, October 11, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmJoseph Nugent, UIUC, Literature Seminar, "The Role of f-Orbitals in the Bonding and Reactivity of Thorium and Uranium Complexes"
        217 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pmTabitha Miller, UIUC, Literature Seminar, "Activation of Small Molecules Using Trinuclear Copper Complexes"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Wednesday, October 12, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Zahra Fakhraai, University of Pennsylvania, "Long-range Correlated Dynamics in Amorphous Systems"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmElisabeth Moyer, University of Chicago
        Physics Colloquium: Elisabeth Moyer
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, October 13, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMs. Effie Zhou
        Ms. Effie Zhou, UIUC, "TBD"
        163 Noyes Lab
    5. Friday, October 14, 2016

      1. 1:00 pmBrian DeMarco, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Condensed Matter Seminar: "Strange Metal Analog in a Fermi Lattice Gas."
        ESB 190
  3. Week of October 16, 2016

    1. Monday, October 17, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmProfessor Gabriele La Nave, University of Illinois
        ICMT Seminar: "Gabriele La Nave"
        190 ESB
      2. 4:00 pmSamantha Daly, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Tuesday, October 18, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Aaron Odom, Michigan State University, "Catalysis by High Valent Metals: Catalyst Design and Applications to Nitrogen Heterocycles"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Wednesday, October 19, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Dana Dlott, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, "Chemistry under extreme conditions"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmPeter Graham, Stanford University
        Physics Colloquium: "Precision measurement for particle physics"
        141 Loomis
    4. Friday, October 21, 2016

      1. 1:00 pmPhilip Kim, Harvard University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
  4. Week of October 23, 2016

    1. Monday, October 24, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmDavid Luitz, University of Illinois
        ICMT Seminar: "David Luitz"
        190 ESB
      2. 4:00 pmMaterials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Tuesday, October 25, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor George Christou, Illinois Distinguished Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry, University of Florida, Inorganic Chemistry, "Magnetic Molecules and Single-Molecule Magnets: A 'Bottom-Up' Molecular Approach to Nanoscale Magnetism"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Wednesday, October 26, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Annabella Selloni, Princeton University, "Trapping and dynamics of electrons and holes at TiO2 anatase surfaces and aqueous interfaces"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmChris Jarzynski, University of Maryland
        Physics Colloquium: Chris Jarzynski
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, October 27, 2016

      1. 10:00 amCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. Cory Berkland, University of Kansas, "A Few Early Lessons in Entrepreneurship..."
        119 MSEB, 1304 W Green
      2. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMr. Martin McLaughlin
        Mr. Martin McLaughlin, UIUC, "TBD"
        163 Noyes Lab
      3. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. Matthew Liberatore, University of Toledo, "Effect of Hydration on Mechanical Properties of Anion Exchange Membranes for Fuel Cells"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      4. 4:00 pmProfessor Thomas M. Makris, University of South Carolina, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    5. Friday, October 28, 2016

      1.  ChBE Graduate Research Symposium
      2. 12:00 pmhttps://microbiology.washington.edu/users/e-peter-greenberghttp://depts.washington.edu/epglab/
        Dr. E. Peter Greenberg, University of Washington, title "The Social Life of Microbes: Communication, Cooperation and Conflict in Bacteria"
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
      3. 1:00 pmDan Dessau, University of Colorado
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
      4. 2:00 pmDr. Young-Wook Jun
        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): “TBA” Dr. Jun
        Loomis 144
      5. 3:00 pm   Final Defense, Prof. Alison Fout, AdvisorMs. Yun Ji Park, UIUC, "TBA"
        B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab
  5. Week of October 30, 2016

    1. Monday, October 31, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmTBD
        ICMT Seminar: "TBD"
        190 ESB
      2. 4:00 pmShengbai Zhang, Department of Physics, Rensselear Polytechnic Institute
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
  6. Week of November 1, 2016

    1. Tuesday, November 1, 2016

      1. 10:00 am   Final Defense, Prof. Ben McCall, AdvisorMr. Adam Perry, UIUC, "TBA"
        171 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 4:00 pmDr. Adeana Bishop, Exxonmobil, "TBA"
        161 Noyes Lab
    2. Wednesday, November 2, 2016

      1. All DayMRL Fall Biological Conferenece 2016
        Materials Research Laboratory
      2. 2:00 pmProf. Yang Zhang, UIUC, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      3. 4:00 pmAida El-Khadra, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Physics Colloquium: Aida El-Khadra
        141 Loomis
    3. Thursday, November 3, 2016

      1. All DayMRL Fall Biological Conferenece 2016
        Materials Research Laboratory
      2. 4:00 pmCecilia Gentle, Lit Seminar, UIUC, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
      3. 4:00 pmJose Zavala, Lit Seminar, UIUC, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
  7. Week of November 6, 2016

    1. Monday, November 7, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmYevgeny Bar Lev, Columbia Unversity
        ICMT Seminar: "TBD"
        190 ESB
      2. 4:00 pmErik Luijten, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Tuesday, November 8, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Liviu Mirica, University of Washington, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Wednesday, November 9, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmKater Murch, Washington University
        Physics Colloquium: Charles Slichter Lecture - Kater Murch
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, November 10, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMr. Adam DiCaprio
        Mr. Adam DiCaprio, UIUC, "TBD"
        163 Noyes Lab
      2. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. Frank Bates, University of Minnesota, "Frank-Kasper and Quasicrystal Phases in Block Polymer Melts"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      3. 4:00 pmMatthew Kromer, Lit Seminar, UIUC, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    5. Friday, November 11, 2016

      1. 1:00 pmArend Van Der Zande, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
      2. 2:00 pmDr. Rhonda Dzakpasu
        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): “TBA” Dr. Dzakpasu
        Loomis 144
  8. Week of November 13, 2016

    1. Monday, November 14, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmItimar Kimchi, MIT
        ICMT Seminar: "Itimar Kimichi"
        190 ESB
      2. 4:00 pmMatthew Becker, Department of Polymer Science, The University of Akron
        Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Wednesday, November 16, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmStudent Select Seminar, Prof. Greg Voth, University of Chicago, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmMichael Ramsey-Musolf, University of Massachusetts
        Physics Colloquium: Michael Ramsey-Musolf
        141 Loomis
    3. Thursday, November 17, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Jillian Dempsey, University of North Carolina, "Modulating Charge Separation across Semiconductor Interfaces"
        217 Noyes Lab
    4. Friday, November 18, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmProf. Phil Low
        Prof. Phil Low, Purdue University, "Title TBA"
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
      2. 1:00 pmMohit Randeria, The Ohio State University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
    5. Saturday, November 19, 2016

      1.  Thanksgiving Break Begins
  9. Week of November 20, 2016

    1. Wednesday, November 23, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmNo Colloquium - Thanksgiving Break
        141 Loomis
    2. Thursday, November 24, 2016

      1. All DayThanksgiving Day
    3. Friday, November 25, 2016

      1. All DayDay After Thanksgiving - Designated Holiday
  10. Week of November 27, 2016

    1. Monday, November 28, 2016

      1.  Instruction resumes
      2. 12:00 pmProfessor Chris Laumann, Boston University
        ICMT Seminar: "Chris Laumann"
        190 ESB
      3. 4:00 pmMaterials Science and Engineering Colloquium
        100 Materials Science and Engineering Building
      4. 4:00 pmProf. William Pomerantz, University of Minnesota, Title: "Fluorinated Bromodomains: Choosing the Right Halogen for Small Molecule Discovery"
        116 RAL
    2. Tuesday, November 29, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Kara Bren, University of Rochester, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Wednesday, November 30, 2016

      1. 1:00 pmKartik Srinivasan, NIST
        QI/AMO Seminar - TBD
        280 MRL
      2. 2:00 pmProf. Megan Tielges, Indiana University, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      3. 4:00 pmMike Manfra, Purdue University
        Physics Colloquium: Mike Manfra
        141 Loomis

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