Past Seminars


Wednesday, January 27, 2016

DNA uptake and transport in cells exposed to pulsed electric field

Dr. Fan Yuan - Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Duke University

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Cavity QED Lattices: A platform to study many-body physics with photons

Dr. Hakan E. Tureci - Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Princeton University


Tuesday, November 17, 2015

A multi-modal approach to image dynamical interactions with the root-microbe system

Dr. Kenneth M. Kemner - Research Scientist, Biogeochemical Processes Group, Bioscience Division, Argonne National Laboratory

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Magnetic circuits for large scale single cell analysis

Benjamin Yellen - Associate Professor, Duke University

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Diagnosis of materials and effectiveness of Er:YAG Laser cleaning in a Borrassa’s Panel Painting (15th Century)

Dr. Adele De Cruz and William P. Brown - William P. Brown, Chief Conservator at NC Museum of Art and Adele De Cruz, Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Department of Chemistry, Duke University, North Carolina Museum of Art and Duke University

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Ultraviolet Plasmonics

Henry O. Everitt - Adjunct Professor, Department of Physics, Duke University and Senior Research Scientist, Army AMRDEC, Redstone Arsenal

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Designing and developing simple and easy to use diagnostic systems

Dr. Scott Bornheimer - Ph.D., BD Biosciences

Friday, October 16, 2015

The Spark of Life: Understanding Nature’s Ion Channel Design via Computation (Co-hosted with Chemistry)

Dr. Michael L. Klein - Dean, College of Science and Technology Laura H.Carnell Professor of Science, Temple University

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Molecular Engineering for Imaging and Reprogramming in Live Cells

Dr. Peter Yingxiao Wang - Associate Professor, Department of Bioengineering, Institute of Engineering in Medicine, University of California, San Diego

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Emulating Layered Materials with Ultra-cold Fermi Gases

Dr. John E. Thomas - John S. Risley Distinguished Professor, Department of Physics, North Carolina State University