Colloquium Series, Fall 2006
Sept. 11 , 2006 4:00-5:00 pm Felmley Annex 133
Physics Alumni Lecture Series: "The Role of Physics in an Intellectual Property Career"
Ms. Melanie Seelig, Intellectual Property Attorney, Christensen, O'Cnnor, Johnson & Kindness, PLLC, Seattle, WA
Sept. 19 , 2006 4:00-5:00 pm
Physics Alumni Lecture Series: "Why Materials and Life Scientists Alike are Excited about Synchrotron-Based X-Ray Microscopes (a Physicists Invention)"
Dr. Barry Lai, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL
Oct. 3, 2006 4:00-5:00 pm
"Petroleum, Global Warming, and the Future of Biofuels"
Dr. John Sedbrook, Dept. of Biological Sciences, Illinois State University
Oct. 10, 2006 4:00-5:00 pm
"Surface Funtionalization of Nanoparticles and Nanotubes for Novel Biomedical and Engineering Applications"
Dr. Donglu Shi, Dept. of Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Cincinnati
Oct. 24, 2006 4:00-5:00 pm (Substitute Speaker)
"Single Molecule Measurements of Molecular Motors, in Vitro and in Vivo"
Dr. Hamza Balci, Dept. of Physics, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Nov. 28, 2006 4:00-5:00 pm (Rescheduled from 10/31/06)
"Materials and Devices for Direct Conversion of Heat to Electricity"
Mr. Andrew McGivray, Manager, Surface Engineering & Tribology, Advanced Materials Technology, Caterpillar