The Materials Science and Engineering Seminar Series

Join us for the Materials Science and Engineering Seminar Series, which brings experts from around the country to campus to discuss their recent findings.  Everyone is welcome! 

Seminars are held Fridays from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. in Room 2108, Chemical and Nuclear Engineering Building, unless otherwise noted.

Please contact JoAnne Kagle at 301-405-5240 or jkagle@umd.edu if you have any questions about our seminars or would like to meet a speaker.

You can find all of these seminars, as well as others of potential interest, on our events calendar.

Spring 2017

(Titles and abstracts will be added as they are received.)

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Speaker
January 27

Imaging of Charge Carrier Dynamics at Semiconductor Surfaces and Interfaces by Ultrafast Electron Microscopy
Ebrahim Najafi
PostDoc, Department of Chemistry
California Institute of Technology
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February 3

Actinide Chemistry and its Role in Uranium Extraction from Seawater
John Arnold
Professor, Department of Chemistry
University of California, Berkeley
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February 10
 
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February 17

Nonlinear Plasmonics
Hans Robinson
Associate Professor, Department of Physics
Virginia Tech
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February 24


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March 3
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March 10

Hard and Soft Matter in Conservation Science: How Did I Get Here?
Richard  Weiss
Professor, Dept of Chemistry & Institute for Soft Matter Synthesis and Metrology
Georgetown University
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March 17
Airway Surface Brush Sweeps Lungs Clean: Polymer Physics Helps Us Breathe Easier
Michael Rubinstein
Professor, Department of Chemistry
University of North Carolina
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March 24

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March 31


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April 7
 
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April 14
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April 21  
April 28  
May 5