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  1. Week of December 20, 2014

    1. Saturday, December 20, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
  2. Week of December 21, 2014

    1. Sunday, December 21, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    2. Monday, December 22, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    3. Tuesday, December 23, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    4. Wednesday, December 24, 2014

      1.  Christmas Holiday
    5. Thursday, December 25, 2014

      1.  Christmas Day
    6. Friday, December 26, 2014

      1.  Day after Christmas - Designated Holiday
  3. Week of December 28, 2014

    1. Monday, December 29, 2014

      1.  Reduced Service Day
    2. Tuesday, December 30, 2014

      1.  Reduced Service Day
    3. Wednesday, December 31, 2014

      1.  Reduced Service Day
  4. Week of January 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, January 1, 2015

      1. All DayNew Year's Day
    2. Friday, January 2, 2015

      1. All DayReduced Service Day
  5. Week of January 4, 2015

    1. Thursday, January 8, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Inorganic ChemistryDr. Yaorang Zheng, MIT, "From Structures to Applications: Platinum-Based Self-Assembly and Anticancer Agents", Inorganic Seminar of Special Interest
        165 NL
    2. Friday, January 9, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Inorganic Chemistry of Special InterestDr. James Blakemore, Cal Tech, "Molecular Catalysis for Generation of Solar Fuels"
        165 NL
  6. Week of January 11, 2015

    1. Tuesday, January 13, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm   Materials Chemistry of Special InterestDr. James McKone, Cornell University, "Two-Dimensional Semiconductors for Solar Energy Storage"
        165 NL
  7. Week of January 18, 2015

    1. Monday, January 19, 2015

      1. All DayMartin Luther King Jr. Day - Designated Holiday
    2. Tuesday, January 20, 2015

      1.  First Day of Instruction, Spring Semester
    3. Wednesday, January 21, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmGeorge Crabtree, Director, Joint Center for Energy Storage Research (JCESR), Argonne National Laboratory, University of Illinois at Chicago
        Physics Colloquium: "The Joint Center for Energy Storage Research (JCESR): A New Paradigm for Energy Storage R&D"
        141 Loomis
    4. Friday, January 23, 2015

      1. 11:00 amDavid Hawthorn, University of Waterloo
        TBA
        190 ESB
  8. Week of January 25, 2015

    1. Monday, January 26, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmDr. Sriram Subramaniam - NIH Center for Cancer Research
        "3D electron microscopy comes of age: Biological applications and technological frontiers" - Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group
        3269 Beckman
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Matthew Francis
        Professor Matthew Francis, University of California, Berkeley, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Wednesday, January 28, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmDr. Lee-ping Wang, Physical Seminar of Special Interest, Stanford University, "Ab initio discovery of energy conversion pathways - theory and applications"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmMichel Campillo, ISTerre/Université Joseph Fourier
        Physics Colloquium: Michel Campillo
        141 Loomis
    3. Friday, January 30, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm

        Bo Wang, UIUC


        Bo Wang (UIUC): TBD
        144 Loomis
  9. Week of February 1, 2015

    1. Monday, February 2, 2015

      1. 11:00 am   Chemical Biology Seminar of Special InterestDr. Jeremy Baskin
        Dr. Jeremy Baskin, Chemical Biology Special Interest Seminar, Yale University, "Title TBA"
        165 Noyes Lab
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Janet Iwasa - U. of Utah - Department of Biochemistry
        Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group
        3269 Beckman
    2. Wednesday, February 4, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Peter Rossky, Rice University, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmLloyd Knox, UC Davis
        Physics Colloquium: Lloyd Knox
        141 Loomis
    3. Friday, February 6, 2015

      1. 11:00 amErica Carlson, Purdue
        TBA
        190 ESB
      2. 2:00 pm

        John Elf, Uppsala University


        John Elf (Uppsala): TBD
        144 Loomis
  10. Week of February 8, 2015

    1. Monday, February 9, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm   Materials ChemistryDr. Katherine Mirica, MIT, "TBA"
        165 NL
    2. Wednesday, February 11, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Mischa Bonn, Max Planck Institute, Mainz, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmJenny Hoffman, Harvard University
        Physics Colloquium: Jenny Hoffman
        141 Loomis
    3. Friday, February 13, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm

        Yamuna Krishnan, University of Chicago


        Yamuna Krishnan (U. Chicago): TBD
        144 Loomis
  11. Week of February 15, 2015

    1. Monday, February 16, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm   5:00pmProf. Emily Balskus
        Prof. Emily Balskus, Harvard University, title "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Wednesday, February 18, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Elif Ertikin, UIUC, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmPaul Johnson, Los Alamos National Laboratory
        Physics Colloquium: Paul Johnson
        141 Loomis
    3. Friday, February 20, 2015

      1. 11:00 amSue Coppersmith, University of Wisconsin, Madison
        TBA
        190 ESB
      2. 2:00 pm

        Axel Brunger, Stanford University


        Axel Brunger (Stanford): TBD
        144 Loomis
  12. Week of February 22, 2015

    1. Monday, February 23, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Brian Crane - Cornell University - Departmenbt of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
        Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group
        3269 Beckman
    2. Wednesday, February 25, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium
        141 Loomis
    3. Thursday, February 26, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmChampak Chatterjee
        Prof. Champak Chatterjee, University of Washington, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    4. Friday, February 27, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmProf. Daniel G. Nocera
        Prof. Daniel G. Nocera, Harvard University, title TBA
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
  13. Week of March 1, 2015

    1. Monday, March 2, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmDr. Chris Chipot - CNRS Research Director - Universite de Lorraine, France
        Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group
        3269 Beckman
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Phil Bevilacqua
        Prof. Phil Bevilacqua, Penn State University, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Wednesday, March 4, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium: No Colloquium - APS March Meeting
        141 Loomis
  14. Week of March 8, 2015

    1. Wednesday, March 11, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmCarl Wieman, Stanford University
        Physics Colloquium: Carl Wieman
        141 Loomis
  15. Week of March 15, 2015

    1. Tuesday, March 17, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Inorganic ChemistryProf. Joshua Goldberger, Ohio State University, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    2. Wednesday, March 18, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmDavid Hall, Amherst College
        Physics Colloquium: David Hall
        141 Loomis
    3. Friday, March 20, 2015

      1. 11:00 amJak Chakhalian, University of Arkansas
        TBA
        190 ESB
    4. Saturday, March 21, 2015

      1. 1:00 pmSpring Vacation Begins
  16. Week of March 22, 2015

    1. Wednesday, March 25, 2015

      1. 8:30 amPhysics Colloquium: Spring Break No Colloquium
  17. Week of March 29, 2015

    1. Monday, March 30, 2015

      1.  Instruction resumes
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmDavid A. Tirrell
        Prof. David A. Tirrell, Caltech, title "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  18. Week of April 1, 2015

    1. Wednesday, April 1, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmPhysics Colloquium
        141 Loomis Lab
    2. Thursday, April 2, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Materials ChemistryProf. Eugene Zubarev, Rice University, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Friday, April 3, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm

        Cristina Marchetti, Syracuse University


        Cristina Marchetti (Syracuse): TBD
        144 Loomis
  19. Week of April 5, 2015

    1. Wednesday, April 8, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Kurt Zilm, Yale, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmMaxim Pospelov, University of Victora, Perimeter Institute
        Physics Colloquium: Maxim Pospelov
        141 Loomis
    2. Thursday, April 9, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Inorganic and Materials ChemistryProf. Steven Suib, Univ. of Conn., "Novel Porous Metal Oxides and Sulfides and Their Applications in Adsorption, Batteries, and Catalysis"
        TBA
    3. Friday, April 10, 2015

      1. 10:00 amChemical and Biomolecular Engineering Undergraduate Research Symposium and Awards Ceremony
      2. 11:00 amNitin Samarth, Penn State
        TBA
        190 ESB
      3. 2:00 pm

        William Shih, Harvard University


        William Shih (Harvard Med.): TBD
        144 Loomis
  20. Week of April 12, 2015

    1. Monday, April 13, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Rommie Amaro - University of CA - Irvine
        Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group
        3269 Beckman
    2. Wednesday, April 15, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmEshel Ben-Jacob, Tel Aviv University
        Physics Colloquium: Eshel Ben-Jacob
        141 Loomis
    3. Friday, April 17, 2015

      1. 11:00 amJoel Moore, University of California, Berkeley
        TBA
        190 ESB
      2. 2:00 pm

        Minsu Kim, Emory University


        Minsu Kim (Emory): TBD
        144 Loomis
      3. 4:00 pmProf. Peter Wolynes, Flygare Memorial Lecture, Rice University, "TBA"
        TBA
  21. Week of April 19, 2015

    1. Tuesday, April 21, 2015

      1. 7:00 pmProf. Arieh Warshel, University of So. Cal., "TBA"
        TBA
    2. Wednesday, April 22, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmDr. Farid Salama, NASA-Ames Research Center, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmBrad Marston, Brown University
        Physics Colloquium: Brad Marston
        141 Loomis
    3. Thursday, April 23, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Materials ChemistryProf. Gordana Dukovic, University of Colorado, Boulder, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    4. Friday, April 24, 2015

      1. 11:00 amDan Swetz, NIST, Boulder
        TBA
        190 ESB
      2. 2:00 pm

        Claudio Grosman, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Claudio Grosman (UIUC): TBD
        144 Loomis
  22. Week of April 26, 2015

    1. Monday, April 27, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Elizabeth Nolan
        Professor Elizabeth Nolan, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, April 28, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Inorganic ChemistryProf. Nathaniel Szymczak, Univ. of Michigan, "TBA"
        217 NL
    3. Wednesday, April 29, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Philippe Guyot-Sionnest, University of Chicago, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmStan Liebler, The Rockefeller University
        Physics Colloquium: Stan Liebler
        141 Loomis
    4. Thursday, April 30, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Dorothea Fiedler
        Prof. Dorothea Fiedler, Princeton University, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  23. Week of May 1, 2015

    1. Friday, May 1, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm

        Jie Xiao, Johns Hopkins University


        Jie Xiao (Hopkins): TBD
        144 Loomis
      2. 4:00 pmProf. Sunney Xie, Harvard University, "TBA"
        116 RAL
  24. Week of May 3, 2015

    1. Tuesday, May 5, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Inorganic ChemistryProf. Michael Hopkins, University of Chicago, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    2. Wednesday, May 6, 2015

      1.  Instruction Ends
    3. Thursday, May 7, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2.  SAMUEL W. PARR LECTURE IN CHEMICAL AND BIOMOLECULAR ENGINEERING, Professor Joan Brennecke, University of Notre Dame
    4. Friday, May 8, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2.  Final Exams Begin
    5. Saturday, May 9, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
  25. Week of May 10, 2015

    1. Sunday, May 10, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    2. Monday, May 11, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    3. Tuesday, May 12, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProf. Randy Schekman
        Prof. Randy Schekman, University of California at Berkeley, title "TBA"
        Illini Union Illini Rooms B & C
    4. Wednesday, May 13, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    5. Thursday, May 14, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    6. Friday, May 15, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    7. Saturday, May 16, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2.  Commencement
        Memorial Stadium
  26. Week of May 17, 2015

    1. Sunday, May 17, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2.  Commencement
        Memorial Stadium
    2. Monday, May 18, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2.  First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 1
    3. Tuesday, May 19, 2015

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
  27. Week of May 24, 2015

    1. Monday, May 25, 2015

      1. All DayMemorial Day
  28. Week of June 7, 2015

    1. Saturday, June 13, 2015

      1.  End of Summer Session 1
  29. Week of June 14, 2015

    1. Monday, June 15, 2015

      1.  First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 2
  30. Week of July 1, 2015

    1. Friday, July 3, 2015

      1. All DayIndependence Day (observed)
  31. Week of August 2, 2015

    1. Thursday, August 6, 2015

      1.  End of Summer Session 2
    2. Friday, August 7, 2015

      1.  Final Exams Begin
  32. Week of September 6, 2015

    1. Thursday, September 10, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Materials ChemistryProfessor Paula Hammond, MIT, "TBA"
        TBA

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