Department of Materials Science & Mechanics

Duke University


Interfacial Phase Transitions: Solving Old Materials Science Problems and Tackling New Energy Challenges

Jian Luo, PhD

School of Materials Science and Engineering, Clemson University


Tetracyanoquinodimethane and Dawson-Type Polyoxometalates as

Catalysts for Water Oxidation in Ionic Liquid Media

Note location of seminar in EBU II 479, Friday 1:30 -2:30

Alan M. Bond

School of Chemistry,

Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

Adult Stem Cells for Tissue Engineering Applications

Josephine Allen, PhD

Department of Materials Science & Engineering

University of Florida, Gainesville


Synergistic Approaches in Molecular and Nanoscale Therapeutics and Delivery Systems for Cancer Diseases

Kaushal Rege, PhD

Department of Chemical Engineering

Arizona State University




Semiconductor Nanowires for Solar Energy Conversion

Peidong Yang, PhD

Department of Chemistry, Materials Science and Engineering

University of California Materials Science Division

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Engineering Photonic Gene Circuits

Somin Eunice Lee, PhD
NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein Postdoctoral Fellow
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories


11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fung Auditorium

Design of Metal Nanoarchitectures: Nanocatalysts to Nanophotonics
Prof. Regina Ragan
Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
University of California, Irvine

The Art of Falling Apart: Exploiting Nanomaterial Disassembly for Medicine and Pharmacy

Adah Almutairi, PhD.

Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of NanoEngineering

and the Materials Science and Engineering Program, UCSD