2019 Fall Seminar Series

Sponsored by:  CBE, CBME, CMEM and NSME

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.

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

August 21, 2019
Photo: Benjamin Clark
Neurobiology of Spatial Disorientation: Insights from Developmental and Neurodegenerative Disorders
Benjamin Clark
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
University of New Mexico
host: Eva Chi


September 4, 2019
Youngmin Lee
Fully conjugated block copolymers for high-performance organic photovoltaics
Youngmin Lee
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering
New Mexico Tech
host: Nick Carroll


September 11, 2019
Marriott photo
Creating, Maintaining and Expanding a High Impact Academic Program
Karla-Sue C. Marriott
Professor of Chemistry
Interim-Chair & Forensic Science Program Coordinator
Chemistry & Forensic Science Department
Savannah State University
host: Marina Miletic & Heather Canavan


September 18, 2019
vanwie photo

Implementing and Assessing Cooperative, Hands-on, Active, Problem-based Learning
Bernard J. Van Wie
The Gene and Linda Voiland
School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering
Washington State University
host: Marina Miletic & Abhaya Datye


September 25, 2019
Mandatory Safety Seminar
Fernando Garzon
Geoff Courtin


October 9, 2019
Shanks photo

Bioprivileged Molecules: A Strategy for Next Generation Chemical Products
Brent H. Shanks
Mike and Jean Steffenson Chair
Anson Marston Distinguished Professor in Engineering
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Iowa State University
host: Abhaya Datye


October 16, 2019
Renfro photo
LANL and Sandia Recruitment Seminar

Steve Renfro
Los Alamos National Laboratory
host: Nick Carroll


November 20, 2019
Agarwal photo

Passivated Contacts For High Efficiency Monocrystalline Silicon Solar Cells
Sumit Agarwal
Chemical & Biological Engineering
Colorado School of Mines
host: Sang M. Han


November 27, 2019
Thanksgiving • No seminar


December 4, 2019