Frontiers in Biotechnology Seminar Series

This high profile seminar series is run by Trainees and Faculty Trainers. It provides immersive and interdisciplinary exposure to contemporary research in biotechnology with an emphasis on biomolecular science and engineering.

 

(2014-present)

Speaker(s)           

Affiliation                                          

Lecture(s)                                                                       

Date

Gaetano Montelione Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Proteins Flex to Function: The Role of Conformational Plasticity in Molecular Recognition 10/11/2018

Hani Awad

University of Rochester

Translational Approaches Towards Improving Regenerative Medicine

6/18/2018

Gina O'Connor

RPI

From the Lab to the Market: Large Mature Companies and the Challenges of Commercializing Breakthroughs

5/2/2018

Anil Bhansali

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)

Type 2 diabetes and its management

3/27/2018

Sam Walcott

University of California, Davis

Using molecular mechanics to predict large-scale biological function: applications to muscle activation and intracellular transport

3/21/2018

David Mooney

Harvard University

Viscoelasticity: From stem cells to medical adhesives

1/17/2018

Marvin Bentley

Sally Temple

Gary Banker

RPI

Neural Stem Cell Institute

Oregon Health and Science University

The Cell Biology of the Neuron (Symposium)

10/6/2017

Karl Deisseroth

Stanford University

Integrated BrainwideStructural and Functaional Analysis

9/8/2017

Mina Bissell

Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory

Why Don’t We Get More Cancer: The tales of ECM and p53 signaling

4/13/2017

Michael Feig

Michigan State University

Adventures with Computer Simulations of Biomolecules in Cellular Environment

3/30/2017

Marlene Belfort

University at Albany (SUNY)

Psyching out the Reviewers

2/8/2017

Carrie Mason

Carl Lawton

Jorg Thommes

Steve Cramer

Lonza Biologics

UMass Lowell

Visterra, Inc

RPI

Forum in Biomanufacturing: “Critical Aspects in Biomanufacturing”

1/25/2017

Alan Russell

Disruptive Health Technology Institute- Carnegie Mellon University

Polymer-Enhanced Biomacromolecular Systems

11/30/2016

Eben Alsberg

Case Western Reserve University

Instructive Systems for Engineering Complex Tissues

9/29/2016

Kaushal Rege

Arizona State University

Molecular and Nanoscale Technologies for Tissue Engineering  and Repair

9/15/2016

Dan Gruskin

Wythe Marschall

Kathy High

Deepak Vashishth

Genspace, NY

Harvard

RPI

RPI

BioDesigning the Future of Medicine

11/3/2015

Doug Bartlett

University of California at San Diego

Microbial Life in Ultra-Deep Ocean Habitats of the Piezosphere

10/14/2015

Min-Gon Kim

Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST)

Patterning and Design of Membranes for Smart Biosensing

9/17/2015

Shaomin Li

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Soluble Aβ Oligomers Impair Hippocampal LTP by Disrupting Glutamatergic/GABAergic Balance

8/26/2015

Song Li

University of California, Berkley

Regeneration of Blood Vessels in situ and in vivo

6/10/2015

Sean Palecek

University of Wisconsin, Madison

Bioinspired Engineering of Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Fate Choices

6/9/2015

N.L. Shasha Jumbe

Bill & Medinda Gates Foundation

Global Health in Numb3rs

2/4/2015

Steven Feiner

Dawn Bardot

Paul Bleicher

S. Ebadollahi

M. Honeck

Columbia University

Medical Device Consortium

Optum Labs

IBM

Disney Corp.

Models, Big Data and Healthcare (Symposium)

11/5/2014

Robert Filkins

GE Global Research

Digital and Molecular Imaging in Precision Medicine

10/28/2014

Scott Friedman

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

The Borderless World of Engineering, Biomedicine and Healthcare

9/10/2014

David Mendelson

Kusum Mathews

William L. Holden

Joseph L. Kannry

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Big Data and Healthcare Analytics (Symposium)

9/4/2014

James Fitzpatrick

School of Medicine and Medical Sciences, University College Dublin

Towards the yeast of Eden: Metabolic engineering of Saccharomyces cerevisiae for the hydrolysis and fermentation of cellulosic substrates

8/21/2014

Gyoo Yeol Jung

POSTECH Korea

Novel Synthetic Biology tools for rational and evolutionary metabolic engineering

8/6/2014

Dmitri Ermolendo

University of Rochester

Mechanics of Ribosomal Translocation

3/31/2014

Herb Levine

Rice University

The Physics of Cancer

3/6/2014

Martin Chalfie

Columbia University

Lighting up Life

2/20/2014

Ned Seeman

New York University

DNA not just the molecule of life

2/12/2014