Community News – Weeks of November 25 and December 2, 2019

Weeks of November 25 and December 2, 2019

The following announcements are as of November 22.

Events and Seminars

December 2: Student Seminar, 3:00 p.m. in 66-110
Mark Payne, “3-Component Surrogate Oil: A Case Study in Developing Detailed Kinetic Models for Large Hydrocarbon Mixtures using RMG”
Andy Maloney, “A Virtual Plant for Synthetic Continuous Manufacturing Via Integrated Systems-Based Modeling”

December 3: #SpreadingFacts: Communicating Science for a Better World. MIT Samberg Conference Center. [Details]

December 6: ChemE Seminar Series, 3:00 p.m. in 66-110.
Predictive Control for Effective Dose Delivery in Plasma Medicine“, Ali Mesbah, Univ. of California, Berkeley

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”

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

Thesis Defense

November 25: Mark Goldman (Green and Kroll Group), 1:00 p.m., 48-308
– “Illuminating reaction pathways in low-temperature combustion, pyrolysis & atmospheric oxidation

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 6: Nomination due for MIT community for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Leadership Award. [Details]

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

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

MIT D-Lab: Nine fall classes open to all students! [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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