Fall 2015

Seminars are from 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m., in 1017 HH Dow or NCRC Building 10 Research Auditorium, unless otherwise noted.

September 17, 2015
The Annual Blue/Green Seminar
Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library Auditorium 

Alexis Bell
University of California, Berkeley
“What Do Fundamental Studies in the Field of Catalysis Teach Us About what Governs Catalyst Activity, Selectivity, and Stability?"

Poster Session: 4:00-4:45 p.m.
Lecture: 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Dinner 6:00-8:00 p.m.

September 24, 2015

Kathryn E. Uhrich
Rutgers University
1017 H.H. Dow
Topic: “Polymeric Bioactives: Polymers from Bioactives”

October 1, 2015

Roseanne Ford
University of Virginia
1017 H.H. Dow
Topic: “Transport Phenomena of Chemotactic Bacteria: Diffusion and Dispersion in Porous Media””

October 8, 2015

Prodromos Daoutidis
University of Minnesota
1017 H.H. Dow
Topic: “Energy Efficiency and Sustainability: New Vistas for Systems and Control Research”

October 29, 2015

David Bogle
University College London
1017 H.H. Dow
Topic: “The Role of Process Systems Engineering in Physiology and Clinical Medicine”

November 5, 2015

Jeff Reimer
University of California, Berkeley
NCRC Building 10 Research Auditorium
Topic: “Carbon Capture, Metal Organic Frameworks and Surprise"


November 19, 2015

Lynn Walker
Carnegie-Mellon University
Topic: “Engineering Fluid-Fluid Interfaces through Multicomponent Adsorption”

December 3, 2015

Dr. Timothy C. Frank
The Dow Chemical Company

NCRC Building 10 Research Auditorium

Topic: “Industrial Separation Process Development: Traditional Methods and New Approaches”


December 10, 2015

Linda J. Broadbelt
Northwestern University

NCRC Building 10 Research Auditorium

Topic: “Mechanistic Modeling of the (Bio) Conversion of (Bio)