Published: Feb. 7, 2013

UPDATE: Watch the talks of Professors John Falconer, Jennifer Cha, and Will Medlin.

We will be hosting our inaugural ChBE Research Symposium: Focus on Energy on Thurs, March 7 from 5:00-7:00pm in the Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building (JSCBB). The event is open to alumni, professionals, and graduate researchers.

The Symposium will consist of faculty talks from 5:00-6:20pm followed by a poster session, as detailed below and in an informational flyer.

5:00-5:20 Associate Professor Ryan Gill
Reading, Writing, and Optimizing Genomes for Biofuels andBio-refining

5:20-5:40 Professor John Falconer
Gas Separations for Energy Applications

5:40-6:00 Associate Professor Jennifer Cha
DNA-Guided Self-Assembled Nanomaterials for Solar Energy Conversion

6:00-6:20 Associate Professor Will Medlin
Smart Catalysts for Fuels and Fine Chemicals

6:20-7:00 Graduate Student Poster Session and Refreshments

Talks will take place in JSCBB A115, while the poster session will be in the adjoining Café/Gallery area. Free parking is available in the lots on the west side of the building.

Please RSVP to We hope to see you there!