2017 Fall Seminar Series

Sponsored by:  CBE, CBME, CMEM and NSMS

Safety Seminar

Seminars are held on Wednesday at 4:00 pm in Centennial Auditorium. Topical seminars are scheduled throughout the semester and can be used for seminar credit. New this semester is the Journal Club. The location and the host will be announced on UNM learn, check each week to find out where the journal club will be held and the papers that have been assigned for reading.

Quick Look at Fall 2017 Schedule 

Seminar questions contact: Cheryl Brozena • cbrozena@unm.edu or 505 277.2225

August 23, 2017
Safety Training
Fernando Garzon

August 30, 2017
host •

September 6, 2017
Preparation of High Performance MEAs for Low Temperature Fuel Cells
Hasuck Kim
Seoul National University
host • Plamen Atanassov

September 13, 2017
FexNi1-xOy Nanocatalysts for Alkaline Electrocatalysis and Reactive Water Treatment
Lauren Greenlee
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering
University of Arkansas
host • Plamen Atanassov

September 20, 2017
Nanoscale Pattern Formation by (Directed) Self-Assembly: Science, Schema, and Functionality
Jerry Floro
Department of Material Science & Engineering
University of Virginia
host • Sang M. Han

September 27, 2017
Classical and quantum mechanical calculations of adsorption/desorption and diffusion on surfaces
Hannes Jonsson
Department of Physical Chemistry
University of Iceland
host • Abhaya Datye

October 4, 2017
Flow Cytomety - Four Short Stories
James Jett
Laboratory Fellow
Los Alamos National Laboratory
host • Steven Graves

October 11, 2017
Designing and Probing Photovoltaic Materials
Jason Baxter
Associate Professor
Chemical & Biological Engineering
Drexel University
host • Sang M. Han

October 18, 2017
On the Reaction Mechanism and the Nature of the Active Site for Standard Selective Catalytic Reduction of NOx on Cu/SSZ-13 Zeolites
Fabio Ribeiro
R. Norris and Eleanor Shreve Professor of Chemical Engineering
Purdue University
host • Abhaya Datye

October 25, 2017
Develop personalized cell-based therapy for myotonic dystrophy type 1 using genome-edited iPS cells
Guangbin Xia
Associate Professor
Department of Neurology
University of New Mexico • Health Sciences
host • Andrew Shreve

November 1, 2017
No seminar AIChE Meeting

November 8, 2017
Surpassing the Conventional Limit of Response to Heat Radiation by Nanophotonic Structures
Sang Eon Han
Assistant Professor
Chemical and Biological Engineering
host •
Abhaya Datye

November 15, 2017
Soft Materials Engineering in Flatland: 2D Colloid Crystals, and Polymer Lung Surfactants
You-Yeon Won
Department of Chemical Engineering
Purdue University
host • Sang Eon Han

November 22, 2017
No Seminar Thanksgiving Holiday

November 29, 2017
Enzymatic and Hybrid Electrocatalysis for Energy Conversion and Electrosynthesis Applications
Shelley Minteer
Materials Science and Engineering
University of Utah
host • Plamen Atanassov

December 6, 2017
Li-air batteries: O2 electrochemistry in Li ion-bearing nonaqueous electrolytes
Bryan D. McCloskey
Assistant Professor
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
University of California, Berkeley
host • Plamen Atanassov