Nano Speaker Series


Larry Nagahara, IEEE Distinguished lecturer, John Hopkins University
Convergence of Nanotechnologies in Healthcare: Current Challenges and Future Prospects
Date: 12/01/2017 - 11:15am
Location: CBB 104
Stefan Hertel, Researcher at Rock and Fluid Physics Group at Shell Intl. E&P Inc.
Selected Applications of MRI in Petrophysics
Date: 11/17/2017 - 11:15am
Location: CBB 104
Deji Akinwande, Electrical Computer Engineering, University of Texas Austin
Established, Emerging and Non-conventional 2D Devices and Technology
Date: 11/10/2017 - 11:15am
Location: CBB 104
Wei-Shun Chang, Department of Chemistry, Rice University
Absorption and Ultrafast Microscopies on Single Plasmonic Nanostructures
Date: 11/03/2017 - 11:15am
Location: CBB 104
Guru Naik, Electrical Computer Engineering, Rice University
Hot Nanophotonics: From Hot Carriers To Hot Thermal Emitters
Date: 10/27/2017 - 11:15am
Location: CBB 104
John T.W. Yeow, IEEE Distinguished lecturer, Waterloo Institute of Nanotechnology, University of Waterloo
Micro/Nano Biomedical Imaging Devices
Date: 10/20/2017 - 11:15am
Location: CBB 104
Jerome Schultz, Biomedical Engineering, University of Houston
Bioengineering — A Personal Adventure
Date: 10/13/2017 - 11:15am
Location: CBB 104
Perla Balbuena, Chemical Engineering, Texas A&M University
Analysis and Design of Materials for Advanced Batteries
Date: 10/06/2017 - 11:15am
Location: CBB 104
Jeff Rimer, Chemical Engineering, University of Houston
Identifying New Paradigms in Crystal Engineering for Energy and Biomedical Applications
Date: 09/29/2017 - 11:15am
Location: CBB 104
Alamgir Karim, Chemical Engineering, University of Houston
Directed Self-Assembly (DSA) Methods for Block Copolymers and Nanoparticles Thin Films: Fundamentals and Applications
Date: 09/22/2017 - 11:15am
Location: CBB 104
Vivek Shenoy, Materials Science Engineering, University of Pennsivina
Cell-Matrix Interactions in Fibrosis and Cancer: Multiscale Mechano-Chemical Models
Date: 09/15/2017 - 11:15am
Location: CBB 104
Zachary C. Cordero, Nanomaterials engineering, Rice University
Defect-Free Metal Additive Manufacturing Through Physics-Based Process Models
Date: 09/08/2017 - 11:15am
Location: CBB 104
Lisa Biswal, Chemical Engineering, Rice University
Speaker: Lisa Biswal
Date: 09/01/2017 - 11:15am
Location: CBB 104
Kevin Huang, Mechanical Engineering, University of South Carolina
Speaker: Kevin Huang
Date: 08/25/2017 - 11:15am
Location: CBB 104
Jakoah Brgoch
PHOSPHORS-By-DESIGN: Developing the next Generation of Luminescent Materials for Solid State Lighting
Date: 04/21/2017 - 12:30pm
Location: CBB, Rm 106
Kang Xu
Interfacing Electrolytes in Batteries
Date: 04/14/2017 - 12:30pm
Location: CBB, Rm 106
Eric Bittner
Quantum Dynamics of Organic Solar Cells
Date: 04/07/2017 - 12:30pm
Location: CBB, Rm 106
Jiang Chang
Versatile Functions of RND3/RHOE In Heart and Brain
Date: 03/31/2017 - 12:30pm
Location: CBB, Rm 106
Robert Pal
In the Pursuit of Higher Resolution in Live Cell Imaging
Date: 03/24/2017 - 12:30pm
Location: CBB, Rm 106
Shuo Chen
Understanding Materials for Energy Applications
Date: 03/10/2017 - 12:30pm
Location: CBB, Rm 106
Kursat Sendur
Broadband Plasmonic Surfaces and Cool Plasmonic Transducers
Date: 02/24/2017 - 12:30pm
Location: CBB, Rm 106
Douglas Verret
The Birthing of a Modern Integrated Circuit Technology
Date: 02/17/2017 - 12:30pm
Location: CBB, Rm 106
Xiaonan Shan
Seeing is Believing: Plasmonic Imaging Techniques for Energy and Biomedical Research at Nanoscale
Date: 02/10/2017 - 12:30pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Isabell Thomann
First Baby Steps towards Solar Hydrogen- Where can I do this research faster?
Date: 02/03/2017 - 12:30pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Yu Zhu
Design and Fabrication of Well-organized Nanomaterials for Energy Applications
Date: 01/27/2017 - 12:30pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122


Nanshu Lu
Epidermal Electronics for Mobile Sensing and Therapy
Date: 11/18/2016 - 2:30pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Oomman Varghese
Earth Abundant Functional Nanomaterials for Emerging Energy and Medical Applications
Date: 11/04/2016 - 12:30pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Kai Zhu
Perovskite Solar Cells: Materials Synthesis, Device Operation and Charge Carrier Dynamics
Date: 10/28/2016 - 12:30pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Arup Neogi
Nonlinear Optical Effects in Semiconductor Microcavities and Hybrid Two-Dimensional Light Emitters
Date: 10/21/2016 - 12:30pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Ray Beausoleil
The "Music" of Light: Optical Resonances for Fun and Profit
Date: 10/19/2016 - 5:00pm
Location: N 61 Eng 1 Basement
Ding-Shyue (Jerry) Yang
Visualizing Photoinduced Structural Dynamics of Materials and Interfaces Using Time-Resolved Electron Imaging Techniques
Date: 10/14/2016 - 12:30pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Hoe Tan
Semiconductor Nanowires for Optoelectronic and Energy Application
Date: 10/07/2016 - 12:30pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Walter Hu
Nanoimprinted Polymeric and Perovskite Photovolataics: Effects of Geometry on 3D Chain Alignment and Performance Enhancement
Date: 09/30/2016 - 5:00pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Greg P. Carman
Magnetics + Mechanics + Nanoscale = Electromagnetics Future
Date: 09/23/2016 - 12:30pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Seamus Curran
How Nanotechnology and Material Science is Now Changing the Modern World
Date: 09/16/2016 - 12:30pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Volker Schweinkard
Using novel super-resolution and live-cell imaging techniques to probe protein trafficking in human cells
Date: 09/09/2016 - 12:30pm
Location: Egr Bldg 2, Rm W122
Emilie Ringe
Understanding and Shaping Near-Field Enhancement in Plasmonic Nanostructures
Date: 09/02/2016 - 1:00pm
Location: Engineering Bulding 1, Rm N355