Science Seminars: April 29 to May 5

Monday, April 29

(title to be announced), Vadim Kaloshin, University of Maryland, 3:35 p.m., 114 McAllister Building, Department of Mathematics (814-865-7527).

Tuesday, April 30

“Molecular Modeling of Electrolytes for Lithium Batteries," Oleg Borodin, Army Research Laboratory, 10 a.m., 301 Steidle Building, Department of Materials Science and Engineering (814-865-4992).

“The Importance of Coupled Epistemic-Ethical Analysis for SCRiM Research,” Nancy Tuana, Penn State, noon, 117 EES Building, Earth and Environmental Systems Institute (814-865-5007).

"Optimal Bidding in a Limit Order Book," Giancarlo Facchi, Penn State, 1:30 p.m., 106 McAllister Building, Department of Mathematics (814-865-7527).

Wednesday, May 1

Thursday, May 2

“Janus Particles at Fluid-fluid Interfaces: The Third Face of Janus,” Daeyeon Lee, University of Pennsylvania, 10 a.m., 102 Chemistry Building, host: Seong Kim and Darrell Velegol, Department of Chemical Engineering (814-865-2574).

"The Genomic Basis of Human Adaptations, Host-Bacteria Interactions and Complex Disease," Ran Blekhman, Cornell University, 4 p.m., 8 Mueller Laboratory, host: Kateryna Makova, Department of Biology (814-865-4562).

Friday, May 3

"Short-range Capillary Interactions Between Floating Objects," Andong He, Yale University, 301 9 a.m., Steidle Building, Fluid Dynamics Seminar Series (814-865-8938).

"One-dimensional Pressureless Euler/Euler-Poisson Systems with or without Viscosity," Truyen Va Nguyen, University of Akron, 3:35 p.m., 106 McAllister Building, Department of Mathematics (814-865-7527).

Saturday, May 4(None)

Sunday, May 5

Cancellations and additions will be noted on weekly Science Seminar listings at

Last Updated January 09, 2015