The Molecular Foundry regularly offers seminars and events that feature compelling research and information for those who investigate at the nanoscale. Seminars occur on Tuesdays at 11:00 am, in Building 67, Room 3111 unless otherwise noted. To be added to the Molecular Foundry's seminar mailing list, please email Tina McCoy.

Upcoming Seminars

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Multimodal Chemical and Functional Imaging of Nanoscale Transformations Away from Equilibrium

Olga Ovchinnikova, Oak Ridge National Laboratory


Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Nanoscale Topologies in Multiferroics – From Bloch & Néel-Type Skyrmions to Conductive Domain Walls

Lukas Eng, Technische Universität Dresden


Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Molecular Foundry/ALS Joint Seminar: Enabling High Energy Long Life Rechargeable Batteries by Advanced Materials Diagnosis and Operando Characterization

Shirley Meng, University of California, San Diego


Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Interfacial Transport and Stability of Reactive Metal Electrodes in High-Energy Batteries

Lynden Archer, Cornell University


Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Small and Bright: Tailoring Luminescent Nanoparticles in Biology

Gang Han, University of Massachusetts Medical School


Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Self-assembly of complex structures - insight from computer simulations

Michael Grünwald, University of Utah


Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Peptoid Mimics of Lung Surfactant Proteins and Antimicrobial Peptides

Annelise Barron, Stanford University


Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Peptide and Protein Nanomaterials: The Design Challenge

Vincent Conticello, Emory University


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