February 1, 2021 - Prof. Jin Kim Montclare, New York University

  • Endowing Intelligence into Protein Biomaterials

February 8, 2021 - Prof. Leslie Schoop, Princeton University

  • From Chemical Bonds to Toplogy

March 1, 2021 - Prof. Vincent Rotello, University of Massachusetts-Amherst

  • Interfacing Nanomaterials with Biology: From CRISPR Delivery to Antimicrobials

March 8, 2021 - Prof. Jorge Navarro, University of Granada, Spain

  • Metal-Organic Framework Based Materials for Capture and Degradation of Toxic Gases

March 15, 2021 - Prof. Maria Tzortziou, City College of New York

  • A view from space - Biogeochemical exchanges and ecological processes in vulnerable coastal ecosystems

March 22, 2021 - Prof. Sarbajit Banerjee, Texas A&M University

  • Designing Electrode Architectures across Length Scales: Some Lessons Learned from Li-ion and "Beyond Li" Chemistries

April 12, 2021 - Prof. Teddy Asefa, Rutgers University

  • Multifunctional Nanomaterials: From Synthesis to their Properties and Potential Applications

April 26, 2021 - Prof. Mary Watson, University of Delaware

  • Cross-Couplings of Alkyl Amine and Alcohol Derivatives

May 3, 2021 - Prof. Camille Petit, Imperial College London

  • Porous Boron Nitride: The Good, The Bad and The Unknown

May 10, 2021 - Prof. Juan Carlos Colmenares, Polish Academy of Sciences Institute of Physical Chemistry

  • Merging Sonication with Heterogeneous Photocatalysis: Environmental and Energy Applications




June 23, 2020 - Prof. Carlos Cabrera, Univeristy of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras

  • Center for Innovation, Research and Education in Environmental Nanotechnology (CIREN)

July 2, 2020 - Dr. Alex Couzis, Professor of Chemical Engineering and Dean of the Grove School of Engineering

  • Collodial Slurry Processing for Battery Manufacturing




November 1, 2019 - Dr. Yahira Meija, Program Coordinator of H-AGEP at CCNY

  • Career Development Opportunities in H-AGEP: Training for Faculty Positions

October 23, 2019 - Prof. Arjun G. Yodh, University of Pennsylvania

  • Transformation and Relaxation of Soft Materials

October 21, 2019 - Prof. Barry P. Rand, Princeton University

  • Devices emerging from controlling organic and metal halide perovskite energetics and morphology

May 6, 2019 - Prof. Stephanie Law, University of Delaware

  • Growth and Optical Properties of Complex Materials

April 15, 2019 - Dr. Kaushini Wickramasinghe, New York University Center for Quantum Phenomena, USA

  • InAs surface 2DEGs and superconducting proximity effect in Al-InAs heterostructures

April 8, 2019 - Prof. Donna McGregor, Lehman College, USA

  • A Structured, Flipped and Active Learning Classroom for General Chemistry: Design, implementation and evidence for success

March 12, 2019 - Dr. Alexey Belyanin, Texas A&M University, USA

  • Optics and plasmonics of Weyl semimetals

March 11, 2019 - Dr. Luis M. Campos, Columbia University, USA

  • Materials Design for 3rd-Generation Solar Cells




December 3, 2018 - Prof. Madeline Torres-Lugo, University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez, USA

  • Therapeutic Nanoparticles: Fantasy or Reality? Engineering solutions and the road ahead

October 9, 2018 - Dr. Stefan Hildebrandt, Editor-In-Chief Advanced Quantum Technologies, Annalen der Physik, Solar RRL and the physica status solidi family, Germany

  • Physica Status Solidi and other Wiley Physics and Materials Journals

October 4, 2018 - Dr. Niels Holten-Andersen, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Dr. Julio M. D'Arcy, Washington University in St. Louis

  • Supramolecular Materials Mini Symposium

September 20, 2018 - Dr. George Crabtree, Joint Center for Energy Storage (JCESR) at Argonne National Laboratory & University of Illinois-Chicago, USA

  • Where is Energy Storage Going?

September 13, 2018 - Dr. Luis Echegoyen, University of Texas at El Paso, USA

  • Buckyball Maracas: New Endohedral Fullerene Structures, Reactivity and Mechanistic Aspects

August 13, 2018 - Prof. Horacio Pastawski, Universidad nacional de Cordoba, Argentina

  • Information Scrambling, Quantum Chaos, and Intrinsic Decoherence in Many Spin Systems: A New Experimental Approach Through the Loschmidt Echo

July 13, 2018 - Dr. Christophe Testelin, Institut de Nanoscience de Paris, Sorbonne Universite, CNRS, Paris, France:

  • Spectroscopy of 0D and 2D Excitons in Colloidal Halide Oerovskite Nanostructures

July 9, 2018 - Dr. Maria Maragkou, Senior Editor Nature Materials:

  • Inside Nature Materials

February 8, 2018 – Dr. Erich D Jarvis, Rockefeller University, USA:

  • Insights from Nonhuman Animals into the Neurobiology of Human Language

January 31, 2018 - Dr. Eilaf Egap, Rice University, USA:

  • Molecular and Nanostructure Engineering of Semiconducting Polymers for Information, Energy and Health Technologies



November 20, 2017 – Dr. Peter J. Delfyett, University of Central Florida, USA:

  • Ultrafast Coherent Optical Signal Processing using Stabilized Optical Frequency Combs from Mode-locked Semiconductor Diode Lasers

November 13, 2017 – Dr. Gottfried Strasser, Institute of Solid State Electronics, Austria:

  • Monolithic Integration of QC (Quantum Cascade) Lasers and Detectors to QC Systems

November 7, 2017 – Prof. Kyungwha Park, Virginia Tech, USA:

  • Effects of Strain and Ferromagnetic Metallic Substrate on Topological Dirac Surface states in Bi2Se3 Films

July 12, 2017 – Dr. Marino Marsi, Laboratoire de Physique des Solides, CNRS, France:

  • Ultrafast study of out-of-equilibrium quantum materials

March 23, 2017 – Dr.Chris Palmstrøm, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA:

  • Growth and Electronic Properties of Heusler Epitaxial Thin Films

January 27, 2017 – Dr. Jennifer E. Hastie, University of Strathclyde, Scotland:

  • Narrow linewidth semiconductor disk lasers for quantum technologies



December 12, 2016 – Dr. Maryam Abazari, General Electric Research Laboratory, USA:

  • Materials physics of environmentally friendly complex oxides

November 28, 2016 – Dr. Thomas Myers, Texas State University, USA:

  • New Doping Approaches for CdTe Use in Photovoltaic Devices

November 7, 2016 – Dr. Mihaela Jitianu, William Paterson University, USA:

  • Layered double hydroxides crossing into composite materials –synthesis and photocatalysis

October 18, 2016 – Dr. David K. Smith, University of York, England:

  • Hard Facts About Soft Matter: Self-Assembled Multi-Component Gels for High-Tech Applications

September 26, 2016 – Dr. Katayun Barmak, Columbia University, USA:

  • Grain Boundary and Surface Scattering of Electrons in Metals for Deeply-Scaled Interconnects