Spring 2010 Seminar Series

February 10

David A. Putnam, The School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Cornell University

"Design and Synthesis of Functional Biomaterials and Vaccine Delivery Vessels"

February 17

Norman W. Loney, New Jersey Institute of Technology

"Application of Common Analytical Methods to Complex Transport Phenomena Problems"

March 3

Rebecca L. Carrier, Northeastern University

"Material Properties and the Biological Response in Drug Delivery and Regenerative Medicine"

March 17 (Sponsored by B. Wayne Bequette)

"RubÈn DarÌo Rojas Sulbar·n, Fulbright Visiting Research Scholar, Universidad de Los Andes, Merida, Venezuela

Modeling the Autonomic Control of the Sponsored by Cardiovascular System"

March 24

Simcha Srebnik, Technion ñ Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel

"Insights into the Mechanism of DNA-based Separation of Carbon Nanotubes"

March 31 (Sponsored by CHBE, BioMed And Biotech)

Molly S. Shoichet, University of Toronto, Canada

"Cell and Drug Delivery Strategies"

April 7

Anne S. Robinson, University of Delaware

"G-Protein Coupled Receptor Expression: Engineering Protein Expression by Understanding Biological Interactions"

April 21 > Abbott Lecture Series

George "Bud" Homsy, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

"Multimedia Fluid Mechanics: A New Approach to Teaching and Learning Undergraduate Fluid Mechanics"

April 22 > Abbott Lecture Series

George "Bud" Homsy, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

"Interfacial Fluid Mechanics: New Twists on an Old Topic"

April 28

Peter Tieleman, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

"Watching Lipids Move: Computer Simulation of Defects, Flipflop, Domains and Fusion"