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ChemE Community News & Events

Week of April 27, 2015
Events and Seminars  
Thesis Defense
Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
Special Programs, and Other Announcements
Student News Archive

The following announcements are as of April 24.

MIT Campus
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Events and Seminars
April 27: Student Seminar, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. in 66-110
-   Manish Shetty, "MoO3 as reducible metal oxide catalyst platform for hydrodeoxygenation (HDO) of bio-oil"
-  Sue Zanne Tan, "Controlling Central Carbon Metabolism for Improved Pathway Yields"
-  Aly Eltayeb, "Molecular and Process Design of Electrochemical Carbon Dioxide Capture"
  April 27: "Why Your Brilliant Idea Might Fail Demystifying the Social Side of Innovation" 7:30 PM in 4-237. [Details]
April 28: MIT Awards Convocation, 4:00p.m., Building 10-250. [Details]
April 30: CCE Seminar, Claire Tomlin, at 12 noon, in 37-212. [Details]
May 1: Symposium: Descartes and the Enlightenment. 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., MIT W20-491. [Details]
May 1: ChemE Seminar Series: "Identifying New Paradigms in Crystal Engineering", Jeffrey D. Rimer, University of Houston. 3:00 p.m. in 66-110
May 1: MIT FinTech Conference. 8am - 6:00pm. [Details]
May 2: MIT India Conference. [Details]
See ChemE calendar for more listing of events and seminars >>

Thesis Defense
May 1: Jonathon Harding (Hammond & Shao-Horn Groups), "Investigation of Oxidation in Nonaqueous Lithium–Air Batteries" 3:00 p.m., 56-114
May 5: Sivaraman Ramaswamy, (Barton & George Stephanopoulos Groups), "Simulation and Control of Dynamic Directed Self-assembly of Nanostructures", 3:00 PM, 76-156

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
May 7: Application due for Federal Postdoc Award Opportunity for Solar Energy Researchers. [Details]
June 5: Keck Foundation: Call for Applications - INTERNAL COMPETITION REQUIRED. [Details]
MIT Biological Engineering: two Technical Assistant positions open. [Details]
Aizenberg Group at Harvard University/Wyss Institute: Post-Grad-Fellow position [Details]
Little Devices Lab at MIT: Job opportunity. [Details]
2015 Colgate-Palmolive Research & Development Summer Internship Program. [Details]
EPA: Part-time student position in Cincinnati – Year Round! Apply now! [Details]
Amgen Internship opportunity for Chemical Engineering PhD students. [Details]
DuPont Summer Internship. [Details]
Ford Foundation Fellowship Programs. [Details]
McKinsey & Company: 2015 Internship and Summer Programs. [Details]
Merck: Internships and Fellowships. [Details]
Sistine Solar: Internship Opportunity. [Details]
NSF: Fellowship Opportunities [Details]
Insight Data Science Fellows Program. [Details]
Science and Technology Policy Fellowship: Geothermal Technologies Office. [Details]
InstaEDU: Become a tutor, set your own schedule, make $20/hour! [Details]
>>More postings for UROPs, full-time jobs, post-doctorial research, and other fellowship opportunities >>

Special Programs and Other Announcements
May 1: Application due for University of Delaware Master of Engineering in Particle Technology Program. [Details]
May 2: Submission due for 10th Annual Merck/BE-BMES Undergraduate research Poster Session. [Details]
June 3: Senior graduate students and post docs - application due for UW ChemE 2015 Distinguished Young Scholars Seminar Series. [Details]
June 15: New course - "Making Science and Engineering Pictures... " [Details]
July 2: Application due for James Dyson Award competition. [Details]
July 27: Application due for Thermo Fisher Scientific Pierce scholarships for students in science fields. [Details]
REFS (Resources for Easing Friction and Stress): Feeling stressed? We are here to help. [Details]
MIT-SUTD (Singapore University of Technology and Design) Collaboration - Summer Program. [Details]
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology: summer program for grad students and seniors. [Details]
The Green Program: Three destinations for a non-traditional spring and summer breaks. [Details]
MindSumo: Chemical engineering challenge. [Details]
InstaEDU: Online tutoring opportunity for students. [Details]

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