2018 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 22, 2018
No Seminar

August 31, 2018 • SMLC 104 - 4:00 pm
Datye photo

What is all the Fuss about Single Atom Catalysis?
Abhaya Datye
Professor and Chair
Chemical and Biological Engineering
University of New Mexico
host • Chemistry and Chemical Biology

September 5, 2018
Mandatory Safety Seminar
Fernando Garzon
Steve Graves
Geoff Courtin


September 12, 2018
Rachel Segalman

Polymeric Ionic Liquids as Functional Material
Rachel Segalman
Professor and Dept Chair
Chemical Engineering
Universit of California, Santa Barbara
host • Sang M Han

September 19, 2018
Johnston photo
Batteries and Fuel Cells – do we really have to choose?
Christina Johnston
Bosch R&D Center
host • Fernando Garzon

September 26, 2018
Catherine Brewer
Products from Biomass Residues in the Desert Southwest
Catherine Brewer
Assistant Professor
Chemical & Materials Engineering
New Mexico State University
host • Nick Carroll

October 3, 2018
No seminar

October 10, 2018 • Canceled
Shanks photo

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

October 17, 2018
Canavan photo
From Bedside back to Bench: Combining Human-Centered Design with Biointerfacial Research.
Heather Canavan
Associate Professor
Chemical & Biological Engineering
University of New Mexico
host • Abhaya Datye

October 31, 2018
No Seminar

November 7, 2018
John Durkin
University of New Mexico
host • Steve Graves

November 14, 2018
Chi Photo
Eva Chi
Associate Professor
Chemical & Biological Engineering
University of New Mexico
host • Abhaya Datye

November 21, 2018
No Seminar

November 28, 2018
Carroll photo
Assemblies of Liquids, Polymers and Proteins for Engineered Biological Systems
Nick Carroll
Assistant Professor
Chemical & Biological Engineering
University of New Mexico
host • Abhaya Datye

December 5, 2018