Upcoming Events


Monday, May 4, 2015

9:30am - 10:00am
Abelson 229
Senior Honor's Research Thesis Defense
Abby Knecht,'15
The effect of DNA supercoiling on transcription initiation at the glnAp2 promoter
Advisors: Profs. Jeff Gelles and Jane' Kondev
Refreshments.

10:00am - 10:30am
Abelson 229
Senior Honor's Research Thesis Defense
Adam Wang, '15
Controlling Coupled Chemical Oscillators: Toward Synchronization Engineering and Chemical Computation
Advisors: Profs. Seth Fraden and Paul Miller
Refreshments.

10:30am - 11:00am
Abelson 229
Senior Honor's Research Thesis Defense
Jacob Gold,'15
Inhibitively Coupled Chemical Oscillators as a Substrate for Logic Gates and Larger Circuits
Advisors: Profs. Seth Fraden, Irving Epstein, and Jordan Pollack
Refreshments.

11:00am - 11:30am
Abelson 229
Senior Honor's Research Thesis Defense
Matthew Cambria'15
Networks of Coupled Chemical Oscillators
Advisors: Profs. Seth Fraden, Zvonimir Dogic, and Irving Epstein.
Refreshments.

11:30am - 12:00pm
Abelson 229
Senior Honor's Research Thesis Defense
Min-Sung Hong'15
Rapid prototyping of microfluidic chips in COC for facilitating protein crystallization and x-ray crystallography.
Advisors: Profs. Seth Fraden and Zvonimir Dogic.
Refreshments.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

1:00pm - 1:30pm
Abelson 229
Senior Honor's Research Thesis Defense
Forrest Webler,'15
Sclervey: A New Device to Survey the Sclera
Advisors: Profs. Hermann Wellenstein and James Bensinger
Refreshments

1:30pm - 2:00pm
Abelson 229
Senior Honor's Research Thesis Defense
Jose Vargas, ' 15
Survey of High-Redshift Quasars using the Jansky VLA
Advisors: Profs. John Wardle and David Roberts
Refreshments

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Abelson 229
Senior Honor's Research Thesis Defense
Rachel Harrison'15
Part I: Implementing Efficient Hybrid Imaging in CASA
Part II: An Analysis of Faraday Rotation Measure Synthesis Techniques in CASA and AIPS
Advisors: Profs. David Roberts and John Wardle
Refreshments

2:30pm - 3:00pm
Abelson 229
Senior Honor's Research Thesis Defense
Jake Cohen,'15
X-Shaped Radio Galaxies Polarimetry
Advisors: Profs. David Roberts and John Wardle
Refreshments

3:00pm - 3:30pm
Abelson 229
Senior Honor's Research Thesis Defense
Michael Frederikse '15
Simulation of Alignment Error and Distortion of Chambers in the New Small Wheel in ATLAS, CERN
Advisors: Profs. Craig Blocker and James Bensinger
Refreshments

3:30pm - 4:00pm
Abelson 229
Senior Honor's Research Thesis Defense
Stefan Stanojevic '15
The large-N O(N) model on hyperbolic space
Advisors: Profs. Albion Lawrence and Matthew Headrick
Refreshments

Thursday, May 7, 2015

4:00 p.m.
MRSEC Seminar
Abelson 229
Wesley Wong, Children's Hospital Harvard
TBA

Friday, May 8, 2015

4:30pm -5:00pm
Abelson 229
Senior Honor's Research Thesis Defense
Wei Zhong Goh, '15
Study of the muon selection criteria to improve the transverse momentum resolution of high-energy muons of the ATLAS Detector
Advisors: Profs. Gabriella Sciolla and Craig Blocker


Thursday, May 14, 2015

4:00 p.m.
MRSEC Seminar
Abelson 229
Jeff Morris, Department of Chemical Engineering at City College of New York
TBA