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  1. Week of September 27, 2016

    1. Tuesday, September 27, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmMatSE Soft Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    2. Wednesday, September 28, 2016

      1. 11:00 amProfessor Ashvin Vishwanath, University of California, Berkely
        ICMT Special Seminar: "Criterion for non-Fermi Liquid behavior in a metal with broken symmetry"
        190 ESB
      2. 2:00 pmProf. Prashant Jain, UIUC, "Chemical Secrets Told, One Nanocrystal At A Time"
        B102 CLSL
      3. 4:00 pmJohn Friedman, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
        Physics Colloquium: "Measuring the neutron-star equation of state with gravitational waves from binary inspiral"
        141 Loomis
    3. Thursday, September 29, 2016

      1. 4:00 pmAbigail Halmes, Lit Seminar, UIUC, "Supramolecular Materials for the Advancement of Medicine"
        217 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pmKim Ta, Lit Seminar, UIUC, "Hollow Micro-/Nanostructures: Improved Materials for Applications in Biomedicine""
        217 Noyes Lab
      3. 4:00 pmMatSE Hard Materials Seminar
        119 Materials Science and Engineering Building
    4. Friday, September 30, 2016

      1. 1:00 pmVladimir Dobrosavljevic, Florida State University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: "Bad Metal Behavior and Mott Quantum Criticality."
        ESB 190
      2. 2:00 pmProf. Joachim Sauer, Universitaet zu Berlin, " Different C-H Bond Activation Mechanisms on Solid Oxide Catalysts"
        B102 CLSL
  2. 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, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pmSudharsan Dwaraknath, UIUC, Literature Seminar, "TBA"
        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
        ICMT Special Seminar: "Yoni Schattner"
    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
  3. Week of October 9, 2016

    1. Monday, October 10, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmChong Wang, Harvard
        ICMT Seminar: "Chong Wang"
        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, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pmTabitha Miller, UIUC, Literature Seminar, "TBA"
        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
  4. 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: Peter Graham
        141 Loomis
    4. Friday, October 21, 2016

      1. 1:00 pmPhilip Kim, Harvard University
        Condensed Matter Seminar: Title TBA
        ESB 190
  5. 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 pmMichelle O'Malley, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara
        Materials 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, "TBA"
        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
  6. 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

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