Community News – December 11, 2017

Week of December 11, 2017

The following announcements are as of December 8.


Events and Seminars

December 11: Application due for MIT Science & Technology Policy Bootcamp: January 22-26. [Details]

December 12:How the environment controls chemistry: Raman spectroscopic probes of the effects of nanoscale environments on chemical reaction dynamics” Professor Renee Frontiera, University of Minnesota. 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. in 34-401.

December 15: ChemE Holiday Events. [RSVP]

January 24: GECD and the Alumni Association welcomes guest speaker alumnus, Tarikh Campbell. 6:00 p.m. [Details]

May 4 – 6: The Chemical Biophysics Symposium, University of Toronto. [Details]

See ChemE calendar for more listing of events and seminars >>


Thesis Defense

December 14: Jose Gomez (Barton Group), “Simulation, Sensitivity Analysis, and Optimization of Bioprocesses using Dynamic Flux Balance Analysis” 11:00 a.m., 66-110.

December 15: Zachary Buras (Green Group), “Measuring Rate Constants and Product Branching for Reactions Relevant to Combustion and Atmospheric Chemistry“, 1:00 p.m. in E17-517.

December 19: Kevin Kaczorowski (Chakraborty Group), “Data-driven strategies for vaccine design” 11:00 a.m. in E25-202.

See ChemE calendar for more listing of events and seminars >>


Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

December 17: Blog and get paid! Application due for IAP Grad Blog Workshop. [Details]

February 2: Application due, Davis Projects for Peace $10,000 Fellowship. [Details]

Summer 2018 REU at the University of Kentucky. [Details]

The MIT Office of Sustainability (MITOS) seeking student for 2 part-time paid fellowships. [Details]

Millennium Space Systems: Externship application is open. [Details]

For more listing of upcoming career-related events, workshops, and company info sessions visit the Career Advice and Support page.


Other Announcements

December 31: Application due for MIT Water Innovation Prize. [Details]

New IAP Series: “Developing Leadership in Yourself and Others.” [Details]

1-year post-SB program at UNM: Prepare for a PhD in a bioscience area. [Details]

Spring Course: Sloan: “Operations Lab”, interactive learning opportunity. [Details]

Fuels Institute: 2018 University Case Competition application is open. [Details]


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