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2017


October 17

Covestro Lectureship: The Transition to a Low-Carbon World — It’s here, and it’s okay. October 17

100 Smith Hall
7:00 PM
Speaker: Jillian Buriak, University of Alberta
Hosted by MRSEC Investigator Marc Hillmyer through the Center for Sustainable Polymers
Must register to attend, registration is free at: https://csp.umn.edu/covestro/

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September 26

AVS MN Chapter Annual Symposium: September 26

UMN Continuing Education Center
Among other speakers, MRSEC Seed Investigator Jeong—Hyun Cho will be speaking in a talk titled “Self-assembled 3D Micro/Nanodevices”
Must register by September 20 at: http://www2.avs.org/chapter/MN/regform.html

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September 26

CEMS Department Seminar: September 26

Amundson B75
1:25 – 2:20 PM
Speaker: MRSEC Seed Investigator Xiang Cheng
Subject: From Flocking Birds to Swarming Bacteria: A Study of the Dynamics of Active Fluids


September 22

Introduction to Research Seminar (Physics): September 22

PAN 110
4:40 PM
Speaker: MRSEC Investigator Martin Greven
Subject: Doped Mott insulators and unconventional superconductors: exciting experimental research opportunities


September 15

Introduction to Research Seminar (Physics): September 15

PAN 110
4:40 PM
Speaker: MRSEC Investigator Rafael Fernandes


September 5

CEMS Department Seminar: September 5

Amundson B75
1:25 – 2:20 PM
Speaker: MRSEC Seed Investigator David Flannigan
Subject: Visualizing Materials Dynamics with Ultrafast Electron Microscopy


August 10

Summer Undergraduate Research Expo: August 10

Memorial Hall, McNamara Alumni Center
4:00 - 6:00 P.M.
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August 7 through 11

DiscoverSTEM: August 7–11

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July 31 through Aug 4

DiscoverSTEM: July 25 - August 4

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July 5

Start of Research Experiences for Teachers Program: July 5

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June 20 through 22

Green & Sustainable Chemistry Workshop for High School Teachers: June 20

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June 5

Start of Summer Undergraduate Research Programs: June 5

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May 30

IPrime Annual Meeting: May 30 - June 1

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May 23 – 25

Coating Process Fundamentals Short Course: May 23 – 25

Instructed by MRSEC Investigator Lorraine Francis.
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May 17 – 23

Energy and U: May 17 – 23


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April 26

Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) Student Expo: April 26



February 15

Summer Research Applications due: February 15

Applications for Summer 2017 Research Programs open November 1, 2016. Deadline: February 15, 2017
Programs include:
Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
Research Experience for Teachers (RET)
Native American Undergraduate Fellowship
Faculty-Student Research Team Program

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January 18

MRSEC Seed Symposium: January 18

Walter 101
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

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January 12

Physics Force Public Show: January 12

Northrop Auditorium, 7 PM
Admission is Free!

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January 10 – 11

IPrime Mid-Year Workshops: January 10 – 11

January 10: “Color and Appearance of Coatings”
January 11: “Biomolecular Transfer Into Cells: Nanostructural Processes”

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January 9 – 13

Physics Force: January 9 – 13

Registration is now open for school groups

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January 5 - 13

Energy and U: January 5 – 13

Energy and U is now accepting applications for school groups

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The University is funded through the National Science Foundation MRSEC Program, Award DMR-1420013


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