Unless otherwise noted, all seminars are held at 11 a.m. in Brauer Hall, Room 12.

January 20 Faculty Candidate Seminar
January 27 Ramesh Raliya, Research Scientist
Department of Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering
Washington University in St. Louis
Nanoscale chemical engineering for sustainable agriculture and environment
[Host: Dr. Biswas]
February 3 Faculty Candidate Seminar
February 10

Faculty Candidate Seminar

February 17Faculty Candidate Seminar
February 24Faculty Candidate Seminar
March 3 Iryna Zenyuk, Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Tufts University
Transport Processes in Energy Conversion and Storage Devices: X-ray computed Tomography Study
[Host: Dr. Ramani]
March 10 John Thompson, Director
Fossil Transition Project, Clean Air Task Force
Challenges and Pathways to Large-Scale CCS Deployment
[Host: Dr. Axelbaum]
March 17

Nga Lee (Sally) Ng, Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
Chemical characterization and water solubility of organic aerosols in the southeastern United States
[Host: Dr. Biswas]

March 24Becca Gilberg, Alternative Transportation Coordinator
Washington University
Alternative Commuting Options During East End Construction and Beyond
March 31 Steve Schwartz, Senior Scientist
Environmental and Climate Sciences Department
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Can Global Temperature Rise be Limited to 2 Degrees? The Cold Turkey Experiment
[Host: Dr. Chakrabarty]
April 7 James Dumesic, Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Catalytic Conversion of Biomass to Fuels and Chemicals
[Host: Dr. Foston]
April 14 Robert Brown, Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Iowa State University
Thermal Deconsturctio nof Lignocellulosic Biomass
[Host: Dr. Foston]
April 21
Earth Day
AEESP Distinguished Lecturer
Meny Elimelech, Professor
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Yale University
High-Performance Membranes for Energy-Efficient DEesalination and Wastewater Reuse
[Host: Dr. Giammar]
April 28

EECE402, ChE Capstone
Class Presentations
[Host: Dr. Moon]

May 5 Helen Nguyen, Associate Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Univeristy of Illinois at urbana-Champaign
Drinking Water Biofilm: Structure, Mechanical Properties, and Pathogen Release
[Host: Dr. Giammar]