Community News – Week of December 16, 2019

Week of December 16, 2019

The following announcements are as of December 13.

Events and Seminars


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Thesis Defense

December 16: Te-Chun (Jim) Chu (Green Group), 2:00 p.m., E17-517 – POSTPONED
Revealing aromatics formation in combustion using experimental and modeling methods

December 17: Christina Dinh (Prather Group), 2:00 p.m., E17-517
Development of quorum-sensing circuits for metabolic flux control in Escherichia coli

December 18: Jon Paul Janet (Kulik and Marzouk Group), 2:00 p.m., 66-360
Multifidelity methods for design of transition metal complexes

December 19: Mengjie Liu (Green Group), 10:00 a.m., E17-517
Predictive Modeling of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Formation During Pyrolysis

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

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

Gotoco: Summer Opportunities in China for MIT Students. [Details]

Postdoc Opportunity: Purdue University – start date, February 2020. [Details]

DOE Scholars Program – Accepting Applications. [Details]

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

Other Announcements

December 20: Abstract due for Intl. Mexican Congress on Chemical Reaction Engineering – June ’20 [Details]

Undergraduates: Opportunities within the Journal of Young Investigators. [Details]

$50K MIT Collaborative Intelligence Entrepreneurship Competition. [Details]

MIT Alumni Advisors Hub: Students, signup to connect with MIT alumni for career conversations. [Details]

REFS (Resources for Easing Friction and Stress): Feeling stressed? We are here to help.
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