Seminar Series

Chemical and Biological Engineering

Fall 2022 Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering Seminar Series

Time: 11am-12pm, Thursday, Central Time
Location: Lloyd Hall 324

Theme Date Speaker University/Institute
September 22, 2022 Christopher Jones
Development and Deployment of Negative Emissions Technologies (NETs): Direct Air Capture (DAC) of CO2 as Humanity’s Moonshot for the 21st Century
Georgia Tech
September 29, 2022 Nathaniel Lynd
University of Texas
October 6, 2022 Daniel Shantz
Copper-Containing SSZ-13 and SSZ-39: A Tale of Two Zeolites
Tulane University
October 13, 2022 Tingting Wu
October 20, 2022 Ruilan Guo
Hierarchically Functional Polymers with Engineered Microporosity for Gas Separation Membranes
Notre Dame
October 27, 2022 Michael Wong
Rice University
November 3, 2022 Artie Mckim
Gaylord Chemical Co.
November 10, 2022 Abhaya Datye
Single atom catalysis: from an academic curiosity to industrial applications
University of New Mexico
December 1, 2022 Randy Mrozek
Polymer Research at the US Army Research Laboratory
Army Research Lab

Mechanical Engineering

Speaker Invitation for Fall 2022 ME Seminar Series

Time: Tuesdays 2 – 3 PM (9/14 talk will be 10 – 11 AM)
Location: SERC 1059 (9/14 talk will be in SERC 3030)

Date Time Speaker Host Title Venue


10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Dr. Sung Hoon Kang (Johns Hopkins University) Dr. Dan Fonseca Bio-inspired materials with self-adaptable mechanical behaviors and architected materials with extreme energy absorption & deep subwavelength sound absorption SERC 3030


2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Dr. Chang-Dong Yeo (Texas Tech University) Dr. Keivan Davami Impacts of Structural Vibration and Electrode’ Surface Roughness on Electrical Contact Resistance SERC 1059


2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Dr. W. Hong Yeo (Georgia Institute of Technology) Dr. Kasra Momeni Nanomanufacturing and Soft Packaging Technologies for Flexible Biosensors and Bioelectronics SERC 1059


2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Dr. Beomjin Kwon (Arizona State University) Dr. Hyun Jin Kim Opportunities in Heat Transfer Systems: 3D Printing & Machine Learning SERC 1059


2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Dr. David Blunck (Oregon State University) Dr. Ajay Agrawal TBA SERC 1059


2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Dr. Dan Preston (Rice University) Dr. Sree Kalyan Patiballa Fluidic Control and Energy Harvesting in Textile-Based Wearable Robots SERC 1059


2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Dr. Chad Rose (Auburn University) Dr. Christian Cousin SERC 1059


2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Student Presentations SERC 1059


2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Dr. Myunghee Kim (University of Illinois Chicago) TBD SERC 1059


2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Dr. Mark Obstalecki (USAF AFMC) Dr. Matthew Kasemer SERC 1059

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Spring 2021

Wednesdays -2 pm CT -Zoom | Read pdf of seminar series

Date Name Title University Location
February 3 Kavan Hazeli Assistant Professor, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering The University of Alabama in Huntsville
February 10 Tae-Sik Oh Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering Auburn University ZOOM LINK
February 17 Chris Marvel Research Scientist, Materials Science and Engineering Lehigh University ZOOM LINK
February 24 Paul Baker Director, Material Characterization The University of Alabama at Birmingham
March 3 Ruigang Wang Associate Professor, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering The University of Alabama
March 10 Scott Misture Inamori Professor, Materials Science and Engineering Alfred University
March 17 Kyung-Ho Roh Assistant Professor, Chemical and Materials Engineering The University of Alabama in Huntsville
March 24 Stefan Schaffoener Assistant Professor, Materials Science and Engineering University of Connecticut
April 21 Greg Thompson Professor, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering The University of Alabama

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