Topic and Distinguished Speaker

Sept. 19, 2013
ICI Distinguished
Lecture (Part 1)
Dr. John Brady
California Institute of Technology (Caltech), USA
The Micromechanics of Collodial Dispersions
Host: Dr. Steven Dubljevic
Sept. 20, 2013
ICI Distinguished
Lecture (Part 2)
Dr. John Brady
California Institute of Technology (Caltech), USA
Osmotic Propulsion: The Osmotic Motor
Host: Dr. Steven Dubljevic
Oct. 3, 2013
Schlumberger Lecture
Dr. Klavs F. Jensen
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA
Synthesis on Demand: On your desktop
Host: Dr. Neda Nazemifard
Oct. 31, 2013
Mackiw Lecture in
Dr. Philippe Marcus
Chimie ParisTech, France
Nanostructure and properties of metal surfaces and thin oxide
Host: Dr. Jingli Luo
Nov. 21, 2013
Alberta Innovates
Engergy and
Environment Solutions
Dr. Sue A. Carter
University of California - Santa Cruz, USA
Wavelength-selective photovoltaics for power generating greenhouses
Host: Dr. Zhenghe Xu
Jan. 30, 2014 Dr. Richard Sayre
New Mexico Consortium, USA
Next generation biofuels from algae
Host: Dr. William McCaffrey
Mar. 6, 2014 CANCELLED
Apr. 10, 2014 Dr. Francois Bertrand
École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
A mix of computational technologies for a better blend
Host: Dr. Robert Hayes
May 6, 2014*
Andrew Main Lecture
Dr. Jeroen S. van Duijneveldt
University of Bristol, UK
Controlling clay suspensions in water and oil using surfactants
Host: Dr. Murray Gray