Winter 2016

Seminars are from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., in 1017 HH Dow or NCRC Building 10 Research Auditorium, unless otherwise noted.

January 26, 2016

Sven Wagner
Process Safety Expert, BASF Corporation
1017 H.H. Dow
Topic: “Assessment of Chemical Reaction Hazards”

March 17, 2016

Robert K. Prud’homme
Princeton University
1017 H.H. Dow
Topic: “Scaleable processing for difficult-to-deliver therapeutics: Hydrophobic  drugs, peptides and soluble biologics, and targeted delivery”

March 31, 2016

Thomas Epps
University of Delaware
1017 H.H. Dow
Topic: “Generating Functional Materials from Nanostructured Polymers ”

April 14, 2016

Konstantinos Konstantopoulos
Johns Hopkins
Whiting School of Engineering
1017 H.H. Dow
Topic: “Harnessing Engineering and Biology to Understand Cell Locomotion in Confinement”


April 21, 2016

Ron Leng
The Dow Chemical Company
1017 H.H. Dow
Topic: “A Tale of Two Pyrimidine’s from a Process Development and Scale-Up    

April 28-29, 2016

Donald L. Katz Lectureship in Chemical Engineering
David Tirrell

Ross McCollum-William H. Corcoran Professor and
Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
California Institute of Technology

Event Website

Thursday, April 28
5:00 p.m., First Lecture
Topic: "Non-Canonical Amino Acids as Probes of Protein Synthesis in Complex Biological Systems"
Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library Auditorium

Social Hour and Dinner follows at 6:00 p.m. (Reservations are necessary)

Friday, April 29
1 p.m., Second Lecture
Topic: "Reinterpreting the Genetic Code: How to Do It and Why You Might Want to"
Bob and Betty Beyster Lecture Hall, Room 1670
(Reception 12:15 p.m.)