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Student News & Events

Week of May 25, 2009
Student Office
Events and Seminars
Thesis Defense
Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
UROP Opportunities
Special Programs and Other Announcements
Student News Archive

  The following announcements are as of May 22
TG - May 15, 2009
ChemE TG - May 15, 2009
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Photos: courtesy of Emily Chang - thank you!

Student Office
Pre-registration for summer and fall is now open on WebSIS.

Events and Seminars
    June 5: Reception for ChemE Graduates and their Families. [Details]

Thesis Defense
May 26: Brian Mickus (Cooney Group), “Transcriptomic and Proteomic Analysis of Lycopene-Overproducing Escherichia coli Strains”, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. in 66-360.
May 26: Ben Wang (Greg Stephanopoulos Group), “High throughput screen for cells with high extracellular metabolite consumption/secretion rates using microfluidic droplets”, 3:30 p.m. in 56-154.
May 27: Fei Chen (Hatton/Smith Groups), “Magnetically Enhanced Centrifugation for Continuous Biopharmaceutical Processing”, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. in 56-114.
    May 28: Earl Solis (George Stephanopoulos Group), "Controlled formation of nanostructures with desired geometries: Robust dynamic paths to robust desired structures", 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., 66-319.
    May 28: Michelle Miller (Colton Group) "In Vitro Evaluation of Cytotoxicity and Cellular Uptake of Alternating Copolymers for Use as Drug Delivery Vehicles", 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. in 56-114.

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
May 29: Application deadline for Science and Technology Policy Fellowships. [Details]
    May 31: Application deadline for A*STAR Investigator-ships (Physical Sciences & Engineering). [Details]
July 14: Application deadline - Trust–MIT Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Fellowships. [Details]
Instrumentation Laboratory: Full-time job opportunities are available. [Details]
    FTI Consulting, Inc.: Energy Analyst Summer Internship and Energy Analyst Full-time position [Details]
MIT Legatum Center: Summer internships in Africa for MIT students. [Details]
1366 Technologies, inc: Innovative solar company looking for engineering talent. [Details]
Life Sciences Internship Challenge (MIT) [Details]
Summer research opportunities for undergraduate Chemical Engineering students. [see listing]
Please check more announcements for full-time, post-doctorial research and other fellowship opportunities.

Special Programs and Other Announcements
Short Programs – MIT Professional Education: Check courses taught by ChemE faculty. [Details]
    The Program in Science, Technology and Society (STS) is offering two new subjects this fall and four in the spring. [Details]
June 1-3: Professional Grant Development Workshop. [Details]

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