CHE Seminars  
List of Seminars (January - December; 2008)

Jan 15, 2008 Dr. Sri Sivakumar
University of Melbourne, Australia
Nanoengineered materials: Small particles, big impact
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Jan 23, 2008 Prof. Wankei Wan
University of Western Ontario, Canada
Natural and Fabricated Nano Biomaterials
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February 1, 2008 Dr. V. K. Gupta
Reliance Industries Limited
Innovations in high performance polypropylene catalysts and process
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February 13, 2008 Prof. Georgiy Shul'pin
Semenov Institute, Russia
Transformations of hydrocarbons stimulated by metal complexes
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March 6, 2008 Dr. Atul Narang
Dynamics of gene regulation in bacteria and yeasts.
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April 10, 2008 Dr. Venkataramana Runkana
Process Engineering Research at Tata Research Development and
Design Centre, Pune
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June 2, 2008 Mrs. Anuradha Misra
University of Southern Mississippi, USA
Synthesis and film formation of novel colloidal particles and
their self-healing behavior
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June 12, 2008 Mr. Yash Kapoor,
University of Florida, U.S.A.
Ophthalmic drug delivery by surfactant-laden soft contact lenses
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September 5, 2008 Dr. Beena Rai
Surfactants at Interfaces: A Molecular Modeling Approach to Engineered Molecules for Industrial Applications
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September 10, 2008 Dr. Vandana Singh  Development of Emissive Layers for High Definition
Plasma Displays
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September 17, 2008 Dr. Raj Ganesh S. Pala
IIT Kanpur
Can industrial catalysts be “designed” by theory ? Yes... with some help from experiments !
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October 17, 2008 Dr. K. V. R. Chary
Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad.
Niobium Oxide as a Catalyst Support: Characterization
and Catalytic Properties
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October 20, 2008 Dr. Sandip Pal

Chemical Species Tomography in the University of Manchester
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November 10, 2008 Dr. Venkat Ganesan
University of Texas, Austin.
Equilibrium and Dynamics in Polymer-Nanoparticle Mixtures: From Solvents to Proteins to Nanocomposites
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November 14, 2008 Dr. K.P.Sandeep
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
Advances in Conventional and Alternative Heating Techniques:
Applications to Food Processing
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