Nanolecture Series 2016-2017

January 2017

January 18th – David Julian McClements, Professor, Fergus Clydesdale Endowed Chair
Department of Food Science, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

Title: Food grade nanoparticles: Properties, applications, gastrointestinal fate, and potential toxicity [Flier]
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February 2017

February 23rd – Michael S. Strano, Carbon P. Dubbs Professor in Chemical Engineering
Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA

Title: Understanding and Engineering the Nanoparticle Corona and Its Effect on Biological Interfaces [Flier]
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April 2017

April 5th – Andrea Haase, German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR)
Department of Chemical and Product Safety
Berlin, Germany

Title: How to ensure quality in nanosafety research? [Flier]
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May 2017

May 3rd – Jason C. White, Vice Director of The Connecticut Agricultural Experimentation Station
Head of the Department of Analytical Chemistry
New Haven, CT

Title: Engineered Nanomaterials in Agriculture: Implications and Applications. [Flier]
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June 2017

June 28th – Wendel Wohlleben, Senior Scientist Dept. of Material Physics & Dept. of Experimental Toxicology and Ecology
BASF, Germany

Title: Grouping of nanomaterials: The value of extrinsic properties, of lifecycle transformation and release behavior