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Charles Musgrave - Computational Design of Organic Photocatalysis

Inorganic catalysts have been workhorses in many important industrial processes while many biological systems, such as photosynthesis, rely on organic catalysts. In this talk I will discuss the use…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 8 Months ago 7 views 0  

Biomass as fuel and feedstock for reduction of carbon emissions - Erica Belmont

Biomass holds great promise as a fuel or feedstock for carbon-neutral or even carbon-negative processes, including power, heat and chemical production. This talk discusses pathways for biomass…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 8 Months ago 15 views 0  

Martin Z. Bazant - Electrokinetic Control of Interfacial Instabilities

This talk will describe three examples of interfacial patterns – viscous fingers, deionization shocks, and metal dendrites – whose stability can be controlled by electrokinetic phenomena…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 9 Months ago 153 views 0  

Lauren Greenlee - FexNi1-xO(H)y Nanocatalysts for Alkaline Electrocatalysis

Sustainability in energy conversion processes requires materials that are designed to be high-performance and durable, yet cost-effective. Alkaline electrochemical systems provide an opportunity to…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 10 Months ago 11 views 0  

Chang Lu - Epigenomic profiling with ultralow-input microfluidic assays: technology, biology, and medicine

Epigenome dictates turning on and off genes during normal development and diseases, forming another layer of regulation on top of gene sequence. Epigenome is cell-type-specific and highly dynamic…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 10 Months ago 25 views 0  

David Sholl - Deep Work, Shallow Work, and Frippery

We are all surrounded by a never-ending stream of information, demands on our time and distractions. This talk will discuss how to establish habits that will allow you to focus deeply on long term…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 10 Months ago 65 views 0  

Predictive Multiscale Modeling of Complex Systems for Sustainability - Dion Vlachos

Sustainability of chemical process requires more energy-efficient processes, utilization of renewable energy such as solar and wind to drive reactions and separations, better catalysts to improve…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 32 views 0  

Chance, Necessity, and the Origins of Life - Robert Hazen

Earth’s 4.5 billion year history is a complex tale of deterministic physical and chemical processes, as well as "frozen accidents." This history is preserved most vividly in mineral…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 17 views 0  

The heart of darkness (in heterogeneous catalysis) - Aditya Bhan

Heterogeneous catalysts enable functionalization and derivatization of molecules for use as energy carriers, polymer precursors, and fine chemicals and mitigate the environmental consequences…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 86 views 0  

Catalysis to Eliminate Needless Chlorine in Industry - Direct Synthesis of H2O2 and “Green” Epoxidations - David W. Flaherty

H¬2O2 is an environmentally-benign and selective oxidant useful for epoxidations and bleaching, yet, its use is limited because the anthraquinone oxidation process is viable only at very large…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 41 views 0  

No equations, no variables, no parameters: Data and the computational modeling of complex systems - Yannis Kevrekidis

Obtaining predictive dynamical equations from data lies at the heart of science and engineering modeling, and is the linchpin of our technology. In mathematical modeling one typically progresses from…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 74 views 0  

Chemical Engineering Principles in Quantitative Systems Pharmacology to Drive Next-Generation Medical Imaging - Greg Thurber

Every drug given to a patient must reach its site of action in therapeutic concentrations, and similarly, molecular imaging agents need toreach their target so they can bind or react to generate…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 13 views 0  

The Waldemar T. Ziegler Award Winners Lecture 2016 - Sylvia Sullivan, Rebecca Han

Importance of updraft velocity to cloud ice crystal formation - Sylvia Sullivan Computational Characterization of Disorder and Heterogeneity in Bulk MOF Structures - Rebecca Han…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 2 Years ago 8 views 0  

Mechanistic Aspects of the Hydrodeoxygenation of Phenolics and Furanics over Supported Metal Catalysts - Daniel E. Resasco

Elucidating the detailed reaction mechanisms of the hydrodeoxygenation (HDO) of phenolics has been the goal of a number of recent studies. Yet, there are aspects of the mechanism that remain…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 2 Years ago 53 views 0  

How To Give A Truly Bad Talk, David Sholl

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From  Kathryn Gentilello 2 Years ago 47 views 0