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  • Biological Synthesis of Fuels and Chemicals

    Archived Webinar
    Jul 22, 2010
    Global energy and climate problems have stimulated increased efforts in synthesizing fuels and chemicals from renewable resources. Compared to the traditional biofuel, ethanol, higher alcohols offer...
  • Biomaterials for Stem Cell Tissue Engineering

    Archived Webinar
    Apr 5, 2011
    Stem cells have become a promising cell source in the tissue engineering field. Intense studies have been focused at the cell and molecular biology levels on understanding the relationship between...
  • Body-on-a-Chip -- A Tool for Predictive ...

    Archived Webinar
    Mar 31, 2009
    In this presentation, Professor Mike Shuler details his work to understand the response of the human body to various pharmaceutical and environmental chemicals using a combination of whole body...
  • Cybernetic Approach to Metabolic Modeling

    Archived Webinar
    Mar 10, 2011
    Cybernetic modeling has evolved for well over two decades. This seminar seeks to: (i) introduce its basic tenets, (ii) expound its relationship to other approaches to modeling metabolism, and (iii)...
  • Designing Efficient Metabolic Networks for Biofuels ...

    Archived Webinar
    Jun 25, 2009
    Biotechnological processes depend to a large extent on the productivity of the organisms used. Recent advances in systems biology and bioinformatics have made it possible to rigorously analyze the...
  • Engineering and Health Care

    Archived Webinar
    May 16, 2011
    Dr. Langer discusses the involvement of engineering in health care, from the discovery of the first angiogenesis inhibitors to the development of controlled drug delivery systems and the foundation...