Virtual Graduate Seminar Series - Hosted by Georgia Tech

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AIChE and Georgia Tech have collaborated to bring you a series of webinars to help graduate students, undergrads, and others. Georgia Tech's School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering has engaged its professors and those from other universities on this content. This is an ongoing series.

Human Transport of Third hand Tobacco Smoke

Archived Webinar
Mar 25, 2020
This webinar's topic is human transport of third hand tobacco smoke - a prominent source of hazardous air pollutants into indoor non-smoking environments. During the academic year, Georgia Technical...

Rheology to the Rescue: Problems in Bio-adhesion and ...

Archived Webinar
Apr 15, 2020
Certain problems in human health involve the adherence and friction of cells to surfaces. In this lecture, two such problems are considered: the strength of attachment of E coli bacteria onto bladder...

Chemomechanics of Soft Hydrated Materials

Archived Webinar
May 6, 2020
Soft and hydrated materials that consist of polymeric network and solvent are ubiquitous in nature from cells, tissues to organs. They are also important engineering materials. For instance, various...

Learning about Lewis Acid Catalysts using Epoxides

Archived Webinar
Jul 8, 2020
Over nearly 20 years, my research group and I have frequently returned to epoxides as a touchstone, especially for work on supported and homogeneous Lewis acid catalysts. This work has been enabled...

Panel Discussion on Teaching ChemE Labs Online

Archived Webinar
Jul 1, 2020
Many chemical engineering departments are contemplating the need to teach laboratory classes fully or partially online in the fall. This panel discussion will share insights from first hand...

Electrospinning: Theory and Applications

Archived Webinar
Sep 2, 2020
The needle or nozzle-based electrospinning process has long been explored for its capability to produce unique nanofiber materials with desirable properties, such as high surface area and high...

Silas Lecture

Archived Webinar
Sep 23, 2020
The Silas Lecture is funded by a grant from the Philips Petroleum Foundation and honors CJ "Pete" Silas, a GA Tech alum and former Philips Petroleum presdient. The series fouces on techical and...

Towards an integrated sugarcane biorefinery: from ...

Archived Webinar
Sep 30, 2020
Lignocellulosic biomass is a valuable renewable feedstock, which is largely available worldwide and comes from a wide variety of sources. They are mostly forestry residues or b-products of...

Thermodynamics and Design of Sequence-Defined ...

Archived Webinar
Oct 7, 2020
Charged polymers known as polyelectrolytes have been studied for decades, however understanding their physical properties remains a persistent challenge for polymer scientists. This difficulty stems...

Space and Thin Film Technology Utilizing Atomic Layer ...

Archived Webinar
Oct 14, 2020
In its 60 years of existence, the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) has developed and launched science and technology missions that have spanned from Earth observing satellites, rovers to Mars...

Molecular Gardening for Organic Electronics

Archived Webinar
Oct 28, 2020
Understanding and controlling the energy and charge transport phenomena that occur at the nanoscale, especially at the organic-substrate interface is a key challenge to improve organic optoelectronic...

Using synthetic biology and machine learning tools to ...

Archived Webinar
Nov 4, 2020
Regulatory RNAs enable bacteria to dynamically respond to stresses caused by changes in environmental conditions. Specifically, bacterial small RNAs, a class of RNA regulators, exert dynamic control...

Nanostar Sieving for Exact Polymer Synthesis

Archived Webinar
Mar 3, 2021
Creating exact polymers with precisely defined monomer sequences is a technology challenge especially important in drug manufacture, where purity and consistency are prized. State-of-the-art...

The Emerging Role of Peptides in Resource Recovery

Archived Webinar
Apr 7, 2021
As critical mined resources become scarcer, society must develop new technologies which enable resource recovery for a sustainable circular economy. Biomolecules such as designed peptides have the...

Towards Platinum-Free Fuel Cells for Affordable ...

Archived Webinar
Apr 21, 2021
Green hydrogen from wind and solar electricity is necessary to decarbonize certain sectors of our economy that are inaccessible by renewable electricity and it has the potential to reduce more than...