EXCITING UPCOMING GROUP MEETINGS!
Wed August 27th, 6pm in 8351 (Pizza will be provided at 5:30)
In search of structure and stability in a glassy world: A presentation of the High-Throughput Preparation and Characterization of Vapor-deposited Organic Glasses DOE grant by Diane and Ankit
Thurs September 4th, 6pm in 8351 (Pizza will be provided at 5:30)
Why do plastics stretch? A presentation of the Molecular mobility during polymer glass deformation NSF DMR grant by Josh and Kelly.
Wed September 10th, 6pm in 8351 (Pizza will be provided at 5:30)
Strange behaviors of PVD glasses: A presentation of Dynamics of Vapor-deposited Glasses and Liquids NSF Chemistry grant by Mike.
Thurs September 18th, 6pm in 8351 (Pizza will be provided at 5:30)
Paper Discussion: We will be discussing the following two papers:
- Highly stable glasses of celecoxib: Influence on thermo-kinetic properties, microstructure and response towards crystal growth. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022309314003445
- Commentary: The hidden structure of liquids. http://www.nature.com/nmat/journal/v13/n8/full/nmat4036.html
The majority of our discussion will be on the 1st paper. Links are above, but you are encouraged to come up to 7317 or 7305 to get a copy of the papers
Tue September 23rd, 8:30am in 3219
Engineering Organic Glasses: A presentation of the Engineering Organic Glasses MGI grant by Jaritza and Yue.
Starting October 7th, our regular group meetings will be on Tuesdays at 8:30am in room 3219