Spring 2021 Semester—Seminars Series

Thursdays, 12:00 pm—1:00 pm
Virtual Seminar Via Zoom

Watch seminar here 

February 18, 2021

Theory of Neural Perturbome

Claudia Clopath, Ph.D.
Professor, Bioengineering Department and 
Head of Computational Neuroscience Laboratory
Imperial College London, London, England

February 25, 2021

Engineering the In Residence Times and Biomolecule Production Capacities of Probiotics

Nathan Crook, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC
Watch recorded seminar here 

March 4, 2021

Lipid Nanoparticle(LNP) Systems for Enabling Gene Therapies : Applications for an Hereditary Disease and a COVID-19 Vaccine

Pieter Cullis, Ph.D.
Scientific Director & CEO, NanoMedicines Innovation Network, Canada;
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology,
University of British Columbia 
Vancouver, British Columbia

March 18, 2021

Representation Learning and Alignment in Biological and Artificial Neural Networks

Eva Dyer, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology & Emory University
Atlanta, GA

March 25, 2021

Light and Sound: Integrating Photonics with Ultrasonics

Matthew O' Donnell, Ph.D.
Frank and Julie Jungers Dean Emeritus, College of Engineering;
Professor, Bioengineering Department
University of Washington,
Seattle, WA

April 1, 2021

Endotheliopathy, from bench to bedside 

Rosemary Kozar, Ph.D.
Professor of Surgery, Co-Director of Shock Trauma Anesthesia Research(STAR) Center,
Director of Translational Research at Shock Trauma
University of Maryland
College Park, MD

April 8, 2021

Autonomous Surgical Robots: Will Future Surgeons Need Caffeine or 120v?

Axel Kreiger, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

April 15, 2021

Hippocampal Dynamics: Simulation of Analogs of Place Field Firing in CA

Carmen Canavier, Ph.D.
Mullins Professor and Interim Head,
Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
New Orleans, LA

April 22, 2021


April 29, 2021