Fall 2020 Seminar Series

PPSM sponsors a series of seminars covering a broad range of topics of general interest to the polymer community, featuring speakers from both on and off campus. We invite the polymer community at MIT and elsewhere to participate. For further information, contact Professor Niels Holten-Andersen at holten@mit.edu.

All Fall 2020 PPSM seminars will be presented virtually on Wednesdays. 

Connect by 3:25 PM–Seminar Begins 3:30 PM / Email ppsm-www@mit.edu with any questions.

To receive Tuesday and Wednesday email announcements of the next upcoming PPSM seminar, please email your request including your email address to:  ppsm-www@mit.edu

 

PREVIOUSLY PRESENTED

SEPTEMBER

 
ColleenScott

9

“Organic/Polymeric Materials – Design Strategy for New Optoelectronic Materials and Post-Functionalization of Waste Materials”

Prof. Colleen Scott

Department of Chemistry
Mississippi State University

 

SCOTT SEMINAR VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WowcaQV4E5g

 Heilshornposter

30

Adaptable Hydrogels for Organoid Culture”

Prof. Sarah Heilshorn

Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Stanford University

 

VIDEO UNAVAILABLE 

OCTOBER

 KarenIWiney(UPenn)

 21

Nanoparticle, Segmental and Chain Dynamics in Polymer Nanocomposites

Prof. Karen I. Winey

Chair, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
University of Pennsylvania

 

WINEY SEMINAR VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PGA8wZmq7HE

 

NOVEMBER

 
HerbertWaite(UCSB)

18

“Phase-dependent Redox Properties in Marine Adhesive Proteins”

Prof. Herbert Waite

Department of Molecular, Cellular,
and Developmental Biology
University of California/Santa Barbara

 

WAITE SEMINAR VIDEO: TBA 

DECEMBER

 VivekSharmaOCT2019

 9

“Surface Forces and Stratification in Micellar Foam Films” 

Prof. Vivek Sharma

Department of Chemical Engineering 
University of Illinois/Chicago

 

VIDEO UNAVAILABLE

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