Events

Highlight Seminar: Alexander Mitsos, RWTH Aachen University

Date: September 12, 2016
Location: Maeder Hall
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Professor Alexander Mitsos, of RWTH Aachen University, will give a talk entitled “(Chemical) Process Industry: An Enabler for Renewable Energy?” as part of the 2016-2017 Highlight Seminar Series. ABSTRACT Central governments, in particular Germany, have decided to convert the energy system to one based on renewable energy sources and eliminate nuclear power and fossil fuels. […]

Highlight Seminar: Marcelo Mena Carrasco, Ministry of the Environment, Government of Chile

Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Location: Maeder Hall
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Marcelo Mena Carrasco, Undersecretary of the Environment for the Government of Chile, will speak on the topic of “Atmospheric Chemistry, Air Pollution and the Complex Mechanisms of Climate Change” as part of the 2016-2017 Highlight Seminar Series. Secretary Mena Carrasco’s abstract and biography will be posted closer to the date of this seminar. Most seminars are […]

Highlight Seminar: Lee Rybeck Lynd, Dartmouth College

Date: October 24, 2016
Location: Maeder Hall
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Professor Lee Rybeck Lynd, of Dartmouth College, will speak on the topic of “Energy from Plant Biomass and Microbial Cellulose Utilization” as part of the 2016-2017 Highlight Seminar Series. Professor Lynd’s abstract and biography will be posted closer to the date of this seminar. All seminars are held on Mondays (unless otherwise noted) from 4:00 p.m. – 5:15 […]

Highlight Seminar: Steven Cowley, United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority

Date: Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Location: Maeder Hall
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Steven Cowley, Chief Executive Officer of the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority and Professor of Plasma Physics at Imperial College London, will speak on the topic of fusion energy as part of the 2016-2017 Highlight Seminar Series. Professor Cowley’s abstract and biography will be posted closer to the date of this seminar. Most seminars are held on […]

Highlight Seminar: Ed Arens, University of California, Berkeley

Date: February 8, 2017
Location: Maeder Hall
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Professor Ed Arens, of the University of California, Berkeley’s Center for Environmental Design Research, will speak on the topic of “Architectural Building Science and Resource Efficient Urban Design” as part of the 2016-2017 Highlight Seminar Series. Professor Arens’ abstract and biography will be posted closer to the date of this seminar. Most seminars are held on […]

Highlight Seminar: Jenny Nelson, Imperial College London

Date: March 13, 2017
Location: Maeder Hall
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Professor Jenny Nelson, of Imperial College London, will speak on the topic of “Molecular Semiconductor Materials and Their Application to Organic Solar Cells” as part of the 2016-2017 Highlight Seminar Series. Professor Nelson’s abstract and biography will be posted closer to the date of this seminar. Most seminars are held on Mondays (unless otherwise noted) from 4:00 p.m. – […]