The MSE Colloquium meets on select Fridays, from 11:00 AM-12:00 PM, in room 214 Mudd


Friday, October 7
11:00 AM, 214 Mudd
Professor E. Koray Akdogan, Rutgers University
"Flash Sintering of Ceramics"

Friday, October 14
11:00 AM, 214 Mudd
Professor Tomce Runcevski, Southern Methodist University

Friday, October 28
10:30 AM, Virtual (Zoom)
Professor Jeehwan Kim, MIT

Friday, November 4
11:00 AM, 214 Mudd
Dr. Pablo M. Piaggi, Princeton University

Friday, December 2
11:00 AM, 214 Mudd
Professor Ravi Prasher, University of California, Berkeley / Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Friday, December 9
11:00 AM, 214 Mudd
Professor Vlad Pribiag, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities


No seminars were scheduled during the 2021-2022 academic year


Fall 2021 - cancelled

Spring 2021 - virtual

January 29, 2021 - Professor F. H. da Jornada, Stanford University
Title: Understanding excited states in low dimensions for energy applications: from biexcitons to universal dispersionless plasmons

Host: Renata Wentzcovitch

February 5, 2021 - Professor A. Manthiram, UT-Austin
Title: Next generation battery technologies
Host: Yuan Yang

March 19, 2021 - Professor Sharmila M. Mukhopadhyay, The University of Maine
Title: Advanced Materials & Devices for Sensors and Intelligent Technologies
Host: S. -W. Chan

April 2, 2021 - Professor Qian Chen, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaig
Title: "Cinematography" of Soft, Biological and Energy Matter at the Nanoscale
Host: Oleg Gang

April 8, 2021 - Chair Professor D. Srolovitz, The City University of Hong Kong
Title:Grain Boundary Dynamics: From Atomistic Mechanism to Microstructure Evolution
Host: Katayun Barmak


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