Chemical and Materials Engineering

2018-2019 Speaker Schedule

Date

Topic and Distinguished Speaker

September 20, 2018

Arthur Mar
Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Alberta
"Accelerating the Discovery of Solid State Materials: From Traditional to Machine-Learning Approaches"
3:30 pm in the Engineering Teaching and Learning Complex (ETLC) 1-001

October 4, 2018 Marco Mazzotti
Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering, ETH Zurich
ICI Distinguished Lecture
"The role of CCUS in a net-zero-CO2-emissions world"
3:30 pm in the Engineering Teaching and Learning Complex (ETLC) 1-001
October 5, 2018 Marco Mazzotti
Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering, ETH Zurich
ICI Distinguished Lecture
"Design and optimization of adsorbents and cycles in CO2 capture by adsorption"
3:00 pm in the Engineering Teaching and Learning Complex (ETLC) 1-001
October 25, 2018 Bhavik Bakshi
Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Ohio State University
"Including Nature in Engineering for Sustainability and Innovation"
3:30 pm in the Engineering Teaching and Learning Complex (ETLC) 1-001
December 6, 2018 Doris Vollmer
Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research
"How to design easy-to-clean surfaces"
3:30 pm in the Engineering Teaching and Learning Complex (ETLC) 1-001
February 14, 2019 Lutz Mädler
University of Bremen, Faculty of Production Engineering, and Leibniz Institute for Materials Engineering IWT,
"High-throughput with particle technology for toxicology and materials discovery"
3:30 pm in the Centennial Centre for Interdisciplinary Science (CCIS) L2 190
March 14, 2019 John Sader
ARC Centre of Excellence in Exciton Science, School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Melbourne
"Dynamics of micron and nanometre scale mechanical devices in fluid with applications to atomic and molecular sensing
3:30 pm in the Centennial Centre for Interdisciplinary Science (CCIS) L2 190
April 25, 2019 Michael Doherty
Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California Santa Barbara
"Digital Drug Product Design: From Crystal Structure to Process Structure"
3:30 pm (location to be announced)
July 11, 2019 Hans-Jurgen Butt
Director for Experimental Physics of Interfaces, Max-Planck-Institute of Polymer Research in Mainz
"Contact Angle Hysteresis"
3:30 pm (location to be announced)