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, September 18, 2018 at 11:00 AM

How Nanoscience Can Teach Us About the Origins of the Universe

Sinéad Griffin, Molecular Foundry/Materials Sciences Division, Berkeley Lab


Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Superfluid-like Exciton Condensation in Topological Insulators

Dong Yu, UC Davis


Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Insight into How Membrane Proteins Bend Membranes to Conduct Ions and Lipids

Michael Grabe, UCSF


Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Atom Probe Tomography

Thomas Kelly, CAMECA Instruments, Inc.


Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Molecular Foundry/ALS Joint Seminar: The Challenge of Gregarious Qubits

Irfan Siddiqi, Materials Sciences Division, Berkeley Lab/UC Berkeley


Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Toward the Systematic Generation of Hypothetical Atomic Structures: Neural Networks and Geometric Motifs

Tess Smidt, Computational Research Division, Berkeley Lab


Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Functional Organic Materials: Design or Discovery?

Andrew Cooper, University of Liverpool


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