Date: Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Time: 11:00 AM
Speaker: Vincent Conticello, Emory University
Talk Title: Peptide and Protein Nanomaterials: The Design Challenge
Location: Chemla Room (67-3111)
Dr. Vincent P. Conticello is a Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Emory University. His research interests lie in the design, synthesis, and characterization of synthetic materials derived from self-assembly of sequence-specific proteins and peptides. Vincent received his Ph.D. degree in Chemistry from Northwestern University under the direction of Professor Tobin Marks. He completed post-doctoral fellowships in Chemistry at Caltech (under Professor Robert Grubbs) and in Polymer Science at UMass-Amherst (under Professor David Tirrell). He joined Emory University as an Assistant Professor in 1995.