Community News – Week of December 9, 2019

Week of December 9, 2019

The following announcements are as of December 6.

Events and Seminars

December 9: Seminar sponsored by Strano Group, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., 66-110
– “Plants-Electronics Interface“, Eleni Stavrinidou, Linköping University, Sweden

December 9: Student Seminar, 3:00 p.m. in 66-110.
MayLin Howard, “Layer-by-Layer Systems for Craniomaxillofacial Bone Repair”
Stephanie Kong, “Layer-by-Layer Nanoparticles for Targeted Delivery to Ovarian Cancer”

December 13: Don’t miss department holiday events!

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

Thesis Defense

December 10: Miao Wang (Hatton Group), 10:00 a.m., 66-360
Flue Gas CO2 Capture using Electrochemically Mediated Amine Regeneration

December 11: Justin Swaney (Chung Group), 10:00 a.m., 76-156
Scaling Up 3D Imaging, Analysis, and Culture of Complex Brain Models

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

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]

BS/MS Students graduating in 2020: Job opportunities at Celgene. [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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