Spring 2009 Seminar Series

January 28

Yiannis Kaznessis, University of Minnesota

"Models for Synthetic Biology"

February 18

Joerg Lahann, The University of Michigan

"Multicompartmental Biomaterials via Electrohydrodynamic Co-Jetting"

March 4

Effie Kokkoli, University of Minnesota

"Biomimetic Peptide-Amphiphiles for Receptor-Targeted Therapeutics"

March 25 (Sponsored by B. Wayne Bequette)

Ruben G. Carbonell, North Carolina State University, Raleigh

"Purification of hIgG from Mammalian Cell Culture Medium Using Small Peptide Ligand Affinity Chromatography"

April 8 > Abbott Lecture Series

Zhen-Gang Wang, California Institute of Technology

"Two Tales of Entropy"

April 9 > Abbott Lecture Series

Zhen-Gang Wang, California Institute of Technology

"Some Electrostatic Effects in Polymer Fluids"

April 22

Eric V. Shusta, University of Wisconsin ñ Madison

"Engineering Strategies for Mimicking the Blood-Brain Barrier In Vitro and Overcoming it In Vivo"