Materials Science & Nanoengineering

Materials Science & Nanoengineering

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Department of Materials Science and NanoEngineering (MSNE)

Phone: 713.348.3698

msne@rice.edu


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Past Events

April

Saturday, April 22, 2017
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

2017 REA/School of Engineering End-of-Year Picnic
Dean of Engineering

Engineering Quad

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

ECE Brice Distinguished Lecture: "Novel Materials for Next Generation Photonic Devices," Dr. Michal Lipson, Columbia University, (698/699)
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Speakers:
Michal Lipson
Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Columbia University
McMurtry Auditorium Duncan Hall

Thursday, April 13, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

MSNE Seminar Series- Distinguished Staff Scientist Uwe Bergmann "Making Movies of Molecules- The Science and Application of X-rays Lasers"
Materials Science & NanoEngineering

Speakers:
Uwe Bergmann
Distinguished Staff Scientist
Stanford PULSE Institute, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
180 Dell Butcher Hall


Thursday, April 6, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

MSNE Seminar Series- Prof. Ralph Nuzzo "Materials, Assembly Approaches, and Designs for Ultrahigh-Efficiency, Full-Spectrum Operation Photovoltaics" (450/451/500)
Materials Science & NanoEngineering

Speakers:
Ralph Nuzzo
Professor of Chemistry, Materials Science & Engineering
180 Dell Butcher Hall

Monday, April 3, 2017
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

RCEL Ethics and Leadership Panel
Rice Center for Engineering Leadership

Speakers:
Yvette Pearson Weatherton
Associate Dean for Accreditation and Assessment in the George R. Brown School of Engineering
Rice University
George Webb
Director of Industry Relations
George R. Brown School of Engineering
Rakesh Agrawal
Founder, CEO
SnapStream
C. Fred Higgs, III
John & Ann Doerr Professor of Mechanical Engineering; Faculty Director, Rice Center for Engineering Leadership (RCEL)
Rice University
McMurtry Auditorium Duncan Hall

March

Thursday, March 30, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

MSNE Seminar Series Prof. William Chueh "Defect Chemistry of Oxides at the Mesoscale" (450/451/500)
Materials Science & NanoEngineering

Speakers:
William C Chueh
Assistant Professor of Materials Science & Engineering
Stanford University
180 Dell Butcher Hall

Monday, March 27, 2017
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Chemical Vapor Deposition of Two-Dimensional Materials and the Investigation of Applications and Properties
Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Speakers:
Kunttal Keyshar
Doctoral Candidate
254 Mechanical Laboratory

Monday, March 20, 2017
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

MSNE Nanotechnology Lecture: Dr. Konstantin Novoselov "Materials in the Flatland"
Materials Science & NanoEngineering

Speakers:
Konstantin Novoselov
Professor of Physics
The University of Manchester
McMurtry Auditorium Duncan Hall

Thursday, March 16, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

MSNE Special Seminar - Prof. Mauricio Terrones "The Nano-Carbon Landscape: Form Doped Graphene and Molecular Sensors to Nanotubes and their Biological Applications"
Materials Science & NanoEngineering

Speakers:
Mauricio Terrones
Professor of Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science and Engineering
Penn State
180 Dell Butcher Hall

Thursday, March 9, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

MSNE Seminar Series - Prof. Susumu Saito "Materials Design and Electronic-Structure Engineering with Low-Dimensional Atomic Layers" (450/451/500)
Materials Science & NanoEngineering

Speakers:
Susumu Saito
Professor of Physics
Tokyo Institute of Technology
180 Dell Butcher Hall

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Property Enhancement via Interface Engineering
Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Speakers:
Alin Cristian Chipara
Doctoral Candidate
127 Mechanical Engineering Building

Thursday, March 2, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

MSNE Seminar Series - Prof. Richard D. James "Atomistically Inspired Origami” (450/451/500)
Materials Science & NanoEngineering

Speakers:
Richard D James
Professor of Aerospace Engineering & Mechanics
University of Minnesota
Rice University
6100 Main St
Houston, Texas
USA