MRSEC Sponsored Seminar Series

2021 Fall Seminar Series

Thursday, September 9

4:00 p.m. Central Time
Room 265 MS&E Bldg

MS&E Seminar: “The Theory of Glasses: The Last Twenty Years (Mostly)”

Presenter: Peter Wolynes, Rice University

Hosted by: Paul Voyles, Materials Science & Engineering

Part of the MS&E Seminar Series

Thursday, September 28

3:30 p.m. Central Time
Room 2120 Grainger Hall

Organic Chemistry Seminar: “Mechanism-Guided Discovery of Photocontrolled Materials and Reactions”

Presenter: Julia Kalow, Northwestern University

Hosted by: AJ Boydston, Chemistry Department

Seminar Link: https://chem.wisc.edu/event/organic-seminar-prof-julia-kalow-northwestern/

Tuesday, October 5

11:00 a.m. Central Time
Virtual via Zoom

Physical Chemistry Seminar: “Unearthing Single-Molecule Spectroscopy and Capturing the Dynamics of Extracellular Viruses”

Presenter: Kevin Welsher, Duke University

Hosted by: Randy Goldsmith, Chemistry Department

Seminar Link:
https://chem.wisc.edu/event/physical-seminar-prof-kevin-welsher-duke-university/

Thursday, October 28

4:00 p.m. Central Time
Room 265 MS&E Bldg

MS&E Seminar:
“Advancing Materials Design:
Uniting Physics-Based Models with Crystal Chemistry”

Presenter: Nicole Benedek, Cornell University

Hosted by: Dane Morgan and Paul Evans

Part of the MS&E Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 2

11:00 a.m. Central Time

Physical Chemistry Seminar: “Title TBD”

Presenter: Michael Grunewald. University of Utah

Hosted by: JR Schmidt, Chemistry Department

Seminar Link:

https://chem.wisc.edu/event/physical-seminar-prof-michael-grunewald-university-of-utah/

Tuesday, November 9

11:00 a.m. Central Time

Physical Chemistry Seminar: “Title TBD”

Presenter: Harald Ade, North Carolina State University

Hosted by: Mark Ediger, Chemistry Department

Seminar Link:
https://chem.wisc.edu/event/physical-seminar-prof-harald-ade-north-carolina-state-university/

Thursday, November 11

4:00 p.m. Central Time
Room 265 MS&E Bldg

MS&E Seminar: “Relaxation is Everywhere”

Presenter: John Mauro, Penn State

Hosted by: Paul Voyles, Materials Science & Engineering

Part of the MS&E Seminar Series