"Detection of Nitroaromatic Compounds through Fluorescence Quenching of Pyrene Labeled Starch Nanoparticles"
Supervisor: Prof. Jean Duhamel
"Controlling Plasmonic Properties via Manipulation of Defect Formation in ZnO Nanocrystals"
Location: P. Radovanovic
Thinking of applying to graduate school this year or next? Attend our information session for tips and tricks on how to ace your grad applications. Prof. Shawn Wettig, the Faculty of Science Associate Dean of Graduate Studies, will give the talk.
"Structural characterisation of SOD1 using conformation specific antibodies"
Supervisor: E. Meiering
"Vaccines at Guelph"
Professor Mario Monteiro
University of Guelph
Abstract: Our research efforts focus on the discovery and use of microbial-specific polysaccharides to control
gastric bacterial infections in humans. Two of our main targets are Clostridium difficile (antibiotic associated
diarrhea) and Campylobacter jejuni (traveller’s diarrhea).
"In-vitro selection, characterization and application of a silver-specific DNAzyme"
Supervisor: Prof. Juewen Liu
Through interactive exercises and discussions, the Men’s Circle will explore some of the ways in which men can become leaders in creating a safer campus for everyone.
Ligand Binding by the Cocaine-Binding Aptamer
Professor, Department of Chemistry
York University, Toronto
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
C2-361 (Reading Room)
The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology Seminar Series presents
Utilizing Solvent- and Polymerization-Induced Morphology Transitions to Create Nanostructured Materials
Dr. Robert J. Hickey III
Department of Material Science and Engineering
Pennsylvania State University
Thursday, November 15th, 2018
All are welcome to attend.
Wisdom in a complex world: Measurement, utility, and interventions
University of Waterloo
Tuesday, November 12, 2018
Davis Centre, Room 1304
The Waterloo Nanotechnology Conference is a student-organized conference that connects students and academia, industry, and entrepreneurs in various fields of nanotechnology.
This event showcases exciting speakers, an informative industry panel discussion, and other interactive activities.
Graphene: A Realistic View
Elena Polyakova, PhD
CEO and President
Graphene Laboratories, Inc.
Friday, November 9, 2018
QNC, Room 1501
The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN) is pleased to present a Distinguished Lecture Series talk by Dr. Arun Majumdar, Jay Precourt Professor of Stanford University, and former US Under-Secretary of Energy, as part of our WIN Research Day and Symposium for Next Generation Energy Systems Thematic Area.
This event will also feature research presentations from WIN members in this area, a panel discussion and a poster session. The event will conclude with a networking mixer to continue conversation.
WIN research presentations by:
Teams have each chosen an important industry problem, and will now pitch their research to a panel of judges for a chance to win up to $30K in grant funding. The 5-minute pitches will demonstrate each competitor’s knowledge of their problem’s history, scope and impact.