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Solvay Seminar Series

Spring 2022 Solvay Seminar Series

Please continue to check this page often, as seminar details may be updated throughout the semester! We look forward to another exciting semester of seminars.

Speaker, Institution

Seminar Title



Pengfei Cao, Oak Ridge National Laboratory "Surpass the Modulus- Extensibility Trade-off of Elastomers: Go Beyond the State-of-Art" January 26, 11:15 AM Virtual
Junpeng Wang, University of Akron "Olefin Metathesis–Based Chemically Recyclable Polymers: From Monomer Design to Material Properties" February 16, 11:15 AM In person
Maryam Shakiba, VT MII "Physics, chemistry, and mechanics-based modeling of plastics degradations" February 23, 11:15 AM In person
Xianming (Simon) Dai, University of Texas at Dallas "Macromolecules Enabled Durable Surfaces for Water and Energy Sustainability" March 30, 11:15 AM In person
Linda Hsieh-Wilson, California Institute of Technology Title TBD April 13, 11:15 AM Format TBD
Pinar Akcora, Stevens Institute of Technology "Adaptive Polymer Nanocomposites by Interfacial Design: Chemical and Dynamic Heterogeneities in Interfacial Layers"
April 27, 11:15 AM In person