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Mar 01, 2013 - 4:30 PM
Conte A110/111 3:35 pm

Department of Chemistry

University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Comprehensive Characterization of Energy Harvesting Polymer Nanocomposites via Neutron Scattering

Feb 22, 2013 - 3:00 PM

Department of Chemistry

University of Toronto

Crystallization-Driven Self-Assembly of Block Copolymer Micelles

Feb 15, 2013 - 1:15 PM

Chemistry and Biochemistry

University of South Carolina

Functional Cationic Metallocene Polymers and Renewable Bio-Based Polymers

Feb 13, 2013 - 5:00 PM

Biomedical Engineering

Northwestern University

Molecular Organization and Translocation in Nuclear Pore Complexes

Dec 07, 2012 - 9:00 AM
Conte A110/111

Jared Archer will defend his dissertation entitled, Impact Resistant Glassy Polymers: Pre-Stress and Mode II Fracture, on Friday, December 7, 2012 at 9:00 am in Conte A110/111. Jared is advised by Professor Alan Lesser.... Read More...

Dissertation Defense
Nov 09, 2012 - 3:30 AM
Conte A110/111

Dr. Richard Vaia

Air Force Research Lab

Towards Bottom Up Meta Materials: Directed Assembly of Plasmonic Architechtures

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Sep 18, 2012 - 9:00 AM
Conte A111

Wei Zhao will defend his dissertation entitled, Helical Ordering in Chiral Block Copolymers, on Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 9:00 am in Conte A111. Wei is advised by Professors Greg Grason and Tom Russell. Refreshments will... Read More...

Dissertation Defense
Jun 19, 2012 - 11:00 AM

Dr. Karen Lienkamp
Tew Research Group Alumna
University of Freiburg-IMTEK
Department of Microsystems Engineering
Laboratory for Chemistry & Physics of Interfaces

Jun 06, 2012 - 2:15 PM

This grant has been awarded to study bioadhesion in geckos and insects. The researchers received international scientific and media attention recently for their discovery reported in the journal Advanced Materials, of how gecko feet and... Read More...

Oct 17, 2011 - 10:00 AM

Raghavendra Maddikeri will defend his dissertation entitled "Characterization of Self-Assembled Functional Polymeric Nanostructures: I. Magnetic Nanostructures from Metallopolymers II. Zwitterionic Polymer Vesicles in Ionic Liquid", on... Read More...

Dissertation Defense
Jun 17, 2011 - 2:00 AM

Mark Kelly will defend his dissertation entitiled, "Multi-Scale Modeling of Biophysical Phenomena: Ionic Transport, Biomineralization, and Force Spectroscopy," on Friday, June 17 at 2:00 p.m. in Conte A110/111. Refreshments will be... Read More...

Dissertation Defense
Sep 28, 2007 - 3:30 PM

Professor Lawrence Sita from the Chemistry and Biochemistry Department at the University of Maryland will be delivering a seminar on Friday, September 28, 2007 at 3:30 PM in Conte A110-111.  His lecture is titled, "Harnessing Reversible... Read More...

Sep 21, 2007 - 3:30 PM

Rice University's Professor Eugene Zubarev will be lecturing on Friday, September 21, 2007 in Conte A110-111 at 3:30 PM.  His lecture is titled, "Self-Organization of Polymer-Functionalized Nanocrystals."  Professor Zubarev is the... Read More...


Gunjan Gadodia will defend his dissertation entitled “Synthesis and Study of Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Polyhedral Oligomeric Silsesquioxane (POSS) Based Polymers” on Friday, May 29, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. in Conte A110-111. The event is open... Read More...

Dissertation Defense

Dr. Alex Ribbe has recently joined our department as the Director of the W. M. Keck Electron Microscopy Facility.

Beth Miller Cooper will defend her dissertation entitled, "PEGylated and Zwitterionic Aliphatic Polyesters: Novel Polymers and Pro-drugs” on Monday, June 21, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. in Conte A110/111. This event is open to the public and all... Read More...

Dissertation Defense

Hyun Suk will defend his dissertation entitled, Macroscopic Patterning via Dynamic
Self-assembly and Wrinkling Instability
, on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. in Conte A110/111. All are welcome to attend this public... Read More...

Dissertation Defense

Professor Helim Aranda-Espinoza from the Fischell Department of Bioengineering at the University of Maryland will open the PSE Fall Seminar Series on Friday, September 7, 2007. Professor Aranda-Espinoza will give his lecture titled, “... Read More...


Maria has been selected as a member of the 2010 class of Fellows of The American Chemical Society. The 2010 ACS Fellows were honored at a special ceremony during the ACS National Meeting in Boston on Monday, August 23, 2010.

Felicia Bokel will defend her dissertation entitled, "Solution Assembly of Conjugated Polymers", on Monday, January 14 at 10:00 am in Conte A110/111. There will be refreshments served prior to the defense and all are welcome to... Read More...

Dissertation Defense