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The MBSE Seminar Series occurs weekly during the fall semester only. In fall 2021, seminars will be at noon on Tuesdays in CLSSRM 263 and via Zoom.

If you want to be included in the MBSE Seminar distribution list, please contact Sarah Kurtz.


MBSE Seminar Schedule Fall 2021

Sept. 7 Dr. Lane Martin, University of California Berkeley

New Understanding and Emergent Phenomena in Ferroic Complex Oxide Thin Films

Sept. 14 Dr. Waltraud Kriven, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

“In situ, high temperature synchrotron studies of ceramics at 3000°C”

Sept. 21 Dr. Sierra Cook, California State Assembly

"From the Lab to the Legislature: Exploring Career Opportunities in Public Policy and Beyond"

Sept. 28 Dr. Bryce Meredig, Citrine Informatics

"Accelerating materials design with machine learning"

Oct. 5 Dr. Julianne Holloway, Arizona State University

"Designing Biomaterials with Spatiotemporal Control for Tissue Engineering Applications"

Oct. 12 Dr. Kent Leach, University of California Davis

"Potentiating the cellular contributions to tissue repair with engineered biomaterials"

Oct. 19 Dr. Ravi Ponangi, Gallo Winery

"Grape to Wine: Art & Technology at Work"

Oct. 26 Dr. Rachel Segalman, University of California Santa Barbara

"Superionicity:  A new path for polymer electrolytes"

Nov. 2 Dr. LaShanda Korley, University of Delaware 

"Bio-inspired and Sustainable Design: Towards Functional Materials"

Nov. 9 Dr. Syeda Tajin Ahmed, University of California Merced

"Interfacial properties of grafted zwitterionic polymers and interaction with proteins at the nanoscale"

Nov. 16 Dr. Christopher Hahn, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

"Electrocatalysis for CO2 and CO Reduction: Using Microenvironments to Control Reactivity"

Nov. 23 Week of Thanksgiving: No seminar; students will meet separately  

Nov. 30 Dr. Roger Aines, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

"Getting to Neutral"

Dec. 7 Semester review and wrapup