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Bayer Day: A Celebration of 25 Years of Collaboration between MIT and the Bayer Corporation

Friday, November 30, 2007
9:00am to 2:30pm
Lunch and Poster Session 11:45AM-1PM
The Gilliland Auditorium, 66-110

A Symposium of former and current Bayer Professors, with guest speakers from MIT Chemistry and the Bayer Corporation.

The welcome will include remarks from Subra Suresh, Dean of the School of Engineering, and
Attila Molnar, President of Bayer Corporation and Senior Bayer Executive for the USA.

Broadband (220K):
Part 1 Part 2 Part 3
Dial-up (56K): Part 1 Part 2 Part 3


with technical speakers:


Gregory J. McRae, MIT Chemical Engineering "Fibrils, Finance and the Future"
Timothy M. Swager, MIT Chemistry "Triptycene: A Privileged Structure for Materials Design"
Ken G. McDaniel, Bayer Materials Science "Impact Polyether Technology"
Robert E. Cohen, MIT Chemical Engineering "Designing Oleophobic Surfaces"
Paula T. Hammond, MIT Chemical Engineering "Building Nanostructured Materials Layers at a Time"
Gregory Stephanopoulos, MIT Chemical Engineering "Using Grammar to Fight Bacteria"
Helmut Mothes, Bayer Technical Services, Germany "New Tools for the Life Science Industry"
Clark K. Colton, MIT Chemical Engineering "Hypoxia: The Key to Life or Death"