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Updated: September 25, 2006

2006–2007 Events
   
Dec. 1, 2006 29th New England Complex Fluids Workshop at Harvard University
Sep. 15, 2006

28th New England Complex Fluids Workshop
at Brandeis University
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May 24, 2006 Squishy Physics Seminar
Long Cai, Harvard University
Life at Low Copy Numbers: A Single Molecule Adventure in Gene Expression
May 17, 2006 Squishy Physics Seminar
Roberto Kolter, Harvard Medical School
On the Biological Function of Surfactants
May 10, 2006 Squishy Physics Seminar
Andre Studart, ETH Zurich
How Can Colloid Science Help the Fabrication of Novel and Better Ceramics?
May 5, 2006 DEAS Industry Partnership Workshop
Bioengineering, Materials Science, and Nanosystems: A Confluence of Innovation
April 22, 2006

Encore Einstein Lecture:
It's Elementary, My Dear Einstein: A Celebration of the 100th Anniversary of Einstein's Miraculous Year
Science Center Lecture Hall D
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April 7, 2006 Research Experience for Teachers
Program Application Deadline
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April 5, 2006 Squishy Physics Seminar
Per Lyngs Hansen, MEMPHYS - University S. Denmark
Physics of Electrifying Biomatter
March 22, 2006 Squishy Physics Seminar
Oliver Dauchot, CEA, Sacley
Glassy Dynamics of Granular Media: Caging and Dynamical Heterogeneities
March 1, 2006 Squishy Physics Seminar
Pabitra Sen, Schlumberger Research
Self-Assembly in Asphaltenes—Enthalpy, Entropy of Depletion and Dynamics at Crossover

February–May 2006 Applied Physics 298r: Interdisciplinary Chemistry, Engineering and Physics
February 27, 2006 Summer 2006 Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program Application Deadline
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February 22, 2006 Squishy Physics Seminar
Pavel Kraikivski, Max Planck Institute, Golm
Polymer Manipulation and Motility on Substrates
February 8, 2006 Squishy Physics Seminar
Peter Domachuk, University of Sydney
Squishy and Shiny Physics: Optofluidics
January 18, 2006 Squishy Physics Seminar
Armand Ajdari, ESPCI Paris/Harvard University
Droplet Traffic in Microfluidic Trees: Complexity and Passive Control
January 11, 2006

Squishy Physics Seminar
Suliana Manley, MIT
Organization in Model Membranes: Proteins and Phase Separation

2004–2005 Events

 

December 11, 2005 2005 Holiday Lecture
December 7, 2005 Squishy Physics Seminar
Hans Wyss, Harvard University
Structure and Dynamics of Soft Glassy Materials
December 2, 2005 25th New England Complex Fluids Workshop at Harvard University
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November 30, 2005 Squishy Physics Seminar
Vesna Damljanovic, Boston University
Traction Assays for Studies of Cell Mechanotransduction
November 9, 2005 Squishy Physics Seminar
Oliver Reubenacker, University of Connecticut
Worm Algorithm in Microrheology
October 26, 2005 Squishy Physics Seminar
Vinny Manoharan, Harvard University
What's Shakin' Inside a Foam
October 19, 2005 Squishy Physics Seminar
Patrick Johnson, Simmons College
Anisotropic Silica Particles for Confocal Microscopy
October 12, 2005 Squishy Physics Seminar
Adam Engler, University of Pennsylvania
Mechano-chemical Signaling Directs Cell State
October 5, 2005 Squishy Physics Seminar
Roger Gaudreault, Cascades Corp.
Salt Necessary for PEO-Cofactor Association: The Role of Molecular Modelling in PEO Flocculation Mechanisms
August 17, 2005 Squishy Physics Seminar
Chinlin Guo, Harvard University
The Long-range Cooperativity in Yeast Mating Polarization
June 13 – August 19, 2005 Research Experience for Undergraduates Program
July 7, 2005 Squishy Physics Seminar
Benny Davidovich, Harvard University
Jarzynski Equality and Possible Applications at Various Scales
June 22, 2005 Squishy Physics Seminar
Corey O'Hern, Yale University
Random Close Packing Revisited: How Many Ways can we Pack Frictionless Disks?
June 15, 2005 Squishy Physics Seminar
Gregor Knoener, Queensland University
Twist and Pull: Optical Micromanipulation Applied to (Bio)physics
Summer 2005 Research Experience for Teachers
May 25, 2005 Squishy Physics Seminar
Anita Bowles, Harvard University
Stress and Relaxation in Polymer Thin Films
May 18–20, 2005 Frontiers of Soft Condensed Matter Workshop,
ExxonMobil Corporate Research Lab
Clinton, New Jersey
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May 18, 2005 Squishy Physics Seminar
Zvonomir Dogic, Rowland Institute
Bacterial Flagellum as a Model Chiral Polymer
May 11, 2005

Squishy Physics Seminar
Stephan Koehler, Emory University
Cutting of Viscoelastic Materials

April 27, 2005 DEAS Industrial Outreach Program (IOP)
Materials in Bioengineering and Medicine
Conference Registration and Info

April 20, 2005

Squishy Physics Seminar
Jan Groenewold, Delft University
Collapse of the Cluster Phase

April 15, 2005 Summer 2005 Research Experience for Teachers (RET) Program deadline
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April 13, 2005

Squishy Physics Seminar
Phil Segre, Emory University
Marangoni Convection and Deviations from Maxwells' Evaporation Model

April 6, 2005

Squishy Physics Seminar
Yun Liu, MIT
An Effective Long-Range Attraction Between Protein Molecules in Solutions Studied by Small Angle Neutron Scattering

March 30, 2005

Squishy Physics Seminar
Allison Ferguson, Brandeis University
Stress and Large-Scale Spatial Structures in Dense, Granular Flows

March 18, 2005

PPG Lecture and Condensed Matter Seminar,
Professor Ludwik Leibler
Laboratoire Matière Molle et Chimie,
ESPCI, Paris, France,
From Nanostructured Plastics to Green Supramolecular Rubbers: Joys of Self-assembling
Pierce Hall, Room 209, 4:00 p.m.
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March 9, 2005

Squishy Physics Seminar
Margaret Gardel, Scripps Institute
Mechanical Feedback in Cell Motility: 'Dude, This Floor is so Soft, it's Hard to Grip on'

February 25, 2005

Summer 2005 Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program Application Deadline
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February 23, 2005

Squishy Physics Seminar
Christoph Merten, Cambridge University
Compartmentalization-based Techniques to Screen for Inhibitors of Viral Infections

February 9, 2005

Squishy Physics Seminar
Ian Morrison, Cabot
How to Calculate Contact Angles from Spreading Pressures

January 19, 2005

Squishy Physics Seminar
Alberto Fernandez de las Nieves, The University of Almeria, Spain
Liquid Crystal Drops and Shells

December 18, 2004 The Squishy Physics of Complex Fluids, a talk by Itai Cohen at the Museum of Science, Boston
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December 11, 2004 What Kind of Strange Matter is Metallic Glass?
a talk by Professor Mike Aziz at the Museum of Science, Boston
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December 11, 2004 2004 Holiday Lecture
A Playground of Polymers: From Strings and Worms to Bouncing Balls and Glowing Goo
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December 8, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Pablo Hurtado, Boston University
Nonequilibrium Behavior of a Simple One-dimensional Fluid

December 5, 2004 21st Quarterly Complex Fluids Workshop at Harvard University
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December 1, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Amy Rowat, The University of Southern Denmark Nuclear Biophysics: The Hard Core of Soft Matter

November 24, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Dominic Vella, DAMTP, Cambridge University
The Cheerios Effect

October 6, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Matthieu Wyart, Saclay and University of Chicago
Geometric Origin of Excess Soft Vibrational Modes in Amorphous Solid

September 29, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Azadeh Samadani, MIT
Non-genetic Individuality in the Gradient Sensing Response of Dictyostelium

September 15, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Markus Heutter, MIT
Structure of Colloidal Particle Networks: Characterization of Heterogeneity and Porosity
August 4 & 5, 2004
End of the Summer Seminar Series
(REU Participants)
Maxwell Dworkin G115

July 28, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Sarah Keoster, Boston University
Biomaterials in Confined Geometry

July 21, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Raghuveer Parthasarathy, UC Berkeley
Protein Patterns at Inter-membrane Junctions

July 14, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Christophe Riera, Harvard University
Hydro-dynamical Models for the Chaotic Dripping Faucet

June 30, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Ido Braslavsky, Ohio University
Step by Step up the DNA Ladder: Single Molecule DNA Sequencing by Synthesis

June 16, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Zhao Tong, University of Maryland
Current Induced Instabilities in Vicinal Si Surfaces

June 14, 2004 Research Experience for Undegraduates (REU) program begins
May 26, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Stefan Klumpp, MPI Golm
Movements of Molecular Motors: Random Walks and Traffic Phenomena

May 20–21, 2004 Industrial Outreach Program: Frontiers in Materials and Nanoscience
May 12, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Peter Virnau, MIT
Monte Carlo Simulations of Polymers in Supercritical Solution

May 5, 2004 Squishy Physics Seminar
Arpita Upadhyaya, MIT
Actin' Pushy and Pulling Springs: Two Forms of Cell Motility
April 28, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Ryan Hayward, UCSB
Organic Templating of Nanostructured Inorganic Oxide Thin Films

April 21, 2004 Squishy Physics Seminar
Bill Ristenpart, Princeton University
Electric-field Induced Assembly of Colloidal Particles
April 14, 2004 Squishy Physics Seminar
Jamie Forrest, MIT
Protein Adsorption and Stability at Biomaterial Interfaces

April 7, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Markus Zahn, MIT
Ferrohydrodynamic and Electrohydrodynamic Flow Phenomena

March 17, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Kirstin Purdy, Brandeis University
Nematic Phase Transitions in Mixtures of Thin and Thick Colloidal Rods

March 10, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Patrick Tabeling, ESPCI Paris
Playing with Chaos, Particles, Drops, or Other Things in Microfluidic System

March 1, 2004 Peer Instruction Workshop for Science and Math Teachers at Harvard University
Time: 5:30–8:00 pm
Location: Harvard University, 209 Pierce Hall,
29 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA
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Flyer for Peer Instruction 2004 (pdf)
February 27, 2004 Application Deadline for 2004 Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program

February 25, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Oliver Mullins, Schlumberger Research
Molecular Structure and Primary Aggregation of Asphaltenes: And the Future of Petroleum Science Petroleomics

February 18, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Jan Skotheim, Harvard University
Mechanics of the Venus Fly Trap

February 11, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Jane Kondev, Brandeis University
Physics of DNA Packaging in Viruses

February 4, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Chris Harrison and Dan Angelescu, Schlumberger Research
Air Entrainment Through Viscous Liquid

January 28, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Elise Lorenceau, Harvard University
Air Entrainment Through Viscous Liquid

January 21, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Robert Prud'homme, Princeton University
Soft Self Assembly with Amphiphilic Polymers: Making Drug Nanoparticles and Complex Liquid Crystal Phases

January 14, 2004

Squishy Physics Seminar
Joshua Bloustine, Brandeis University
Compaction, Ordering and Phase Transitions in Vibrated Granular Rods: Preliminary Results


2002–2003 Events
December 5, 2003 17th Quarterly Complex Fluids Workshop at Harvard University
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Map (PDF)
December 5, 2003 PPG Lecture, Professor Jerome Bibette, ESPCI, Paris, Self-Assembly of Magnetic Colloids as Biosensors
Pierce Hall, Room 209 at 4:00 p.m.
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December 3, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Marc Lavine, Science Magazine
Communicating Science, Communicating in Science: A View from inside Science Magazine

November 12, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Martin Bazant & Jaehyuk Choi, MIT
Diffusion and Mixing in Dense, Granular Drainage

November 5, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Pankaj Doshi, MIT
Non-Universal Drop Break-Up

October 29, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Thomas Hallsey, ExxonMobil
Kinematics of Rolling Grains

October 22, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Andrew Lee, University of Texas, Austin
Crater Formation: Dynamics of Projectile Impact in Granular Media

October 15, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Animangsu Ghatak, Harvard University
Tearing of a Thin Solid Sheet Using a Blunt Tool

October 8, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Ranjan Mukhopadhyay, Clark University
Physics of Red Blood Cell Shapes

October 1, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Andrea Freitag, Cabot Corporation
Electrical Properties of Carbon Black Using Impedance Spectroscopy

September 24, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Yitzhak Rabin, Bar-Ilan University/Rowland Institute
Polymer Gels: Static Inhomogeneities and Thermal Fluctuations

September 17, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Paula Hammond, MIT
From Energy Applications to Biomaterials:Nano- to Microscale Patterning and Assembly of Polyelectrolyte Multilayers

August 27, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Jonathan Rothstein, Umass Amherst
Extensional Flows of Wormlike Micelle Solutions

August 20, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Yossi Klafter, Tel Aviv University
Fractional Kinetics in Transport and Relaxation

August 5 & 7, 2003 End of the Summer Seminar Series (REU and RET Participants)
Maxwell Dworkin G115

August 1, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Stephan Koehler, Emory University
Physics of Cutting Soft Materials

July 23, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Surita Bhatia, U Mass Amherst
Rheology of Micellar Block Polyelectrolyte Gels

July 7, 2003 Research Experience for Teachers (RET) program begins

June 18, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Mason Klein and Leo Tsai, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
The Role of Interstitial Gas in the Segregation of vertically Vibrated Granular Media

June 13, 2003 15th Quarterly Complex Fluids Workshop at Yale University
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June 9, 2003 Research Experience for Undegraduates (REU) program begins

June 4, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Jeffrey Andrews, Atlas Venture
How to Found a Venture-Backed Startup Company

May 28, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Roger Adami, Pfizer, Inc.
Stabilization of DNA From a Pharmaceutical Perspective

May 7, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Predrag Bursac, Harvard University School of Public Health
Cell Rheology and Dynamics as Seen by Tracer Beads Attached to Cell Cytoskeleton

May 2, 2003 Final School Group for Cambridge and Brighton Public Schools participating in Project TEACH on campus (resumes in Fall, 2003)

April 30, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Piotr Habdas, Emory University
Local Perturbations of Colloidal Suspensions

April 23, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Chris Gabel, Harvard University
Energy Response of the Flagellar Rotary Motor of Escheria Coli Bacteria

April 16, 2003 Squishy Physics Seminar
Cornelius Storm, University of Pennsylvania
Strain Stiffening in Biopolymer Networks
April 11, 2003 Application Deadline for the Summer 2003 Research Experience for Teachers (RET) Program (6-8 week summer research program for middle and high school science teachers)
Apply online
April 10–11, 2003 Industrial Outreach Program with special MRSEC program
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April 10, 2003 MRSEC Advisory Board Meeting (in conjunction with IOP meeting)

April 9, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Yariv Kafri, Harvard University
DNA Denaturation

April 2, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Jim Martin, Sandia National Labs
Generating Strange Magnetic Interactions in Particle Suspensions

March 21, 2003 14th Quarterly Complex Fluids Workshop at UMass-Boston

March 12, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Davide Iannuzzi, Harvard University
Casimir Forces in MicroElectroMechanical Systems

February 28, 2003 Application Deadline for 2003 Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program

February 26, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Andrew Loxley, A123Systems, Boston
Microcapsules: Controlled Release to Printable Electronic Displays
February 7, 2003

Harvard President Larry Summers visit to MRSEC and NSEC

January 29, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Zhengdong Cheng, Harvard University
Control of Colloids With Gravity, Temperature Gradient, and Optical Fields

January 22, 2003

Squishy Physics Seminar
Matthew Lynch Proctor & Gamble, Colloid and Surfactant Laboratory
Advances Towards the Practical Usage of Cubosomes

January 15, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Len Sander, University of Michigan
Growth Patterns of Microscopic Brain Tumors

December 11, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Meredith Betterton, New York University
Helicase Opening of DNA: Active Versus Passive Opening
December 6, 2002

13th Quarterly Complex Fluids Workshop at Harvard
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November 27, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Serpil Kocabiyik, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Flow Induced by a Circular Cylinder Subject to Forced Oscillations Combined with Applied Mechanics

November 21 2002 Symposium on Fluid Flow Focusing and Microfluidics
November 20, 2002 Squishy Physics Seminar
Shelley Anna, Harvard University
Designing Emulsions One Drop at a Time

November 13, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Nagu Nagarajan, Pennsylvania State University
Predicting Surfactant Self-Assembly

November 6, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Joyce Wong, Boston University
Novel Microgradient Compliant Hydrogels to Probe Cell Behavior

October 30, 2002 PPG Lecture, Professor Kathleen J. Stebe,
Department of Chemical Engineering,
The Johns Hopkins University
Using Surfactants to Direct Pattern Formation from an Evaporating Drop
Pierce Hall, Room 209 at 4:00 p.m.
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October 23, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Megan Valentine, Harvard University
Mechanics of Cellular Cytoplasm

October 16, 2002 Squishy Physics Seminar
Alan Parker, Switzerland
Gravity-driven Unjamming of Emulsion Gels

October 9, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Jean-Francois Berret, CNRS Universite de Montpellier II and Rhodia, New Jersey
The Shear Banding Transition in Wormlike Micelles

October 2, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Arijit Bose, University of Rhode Island
Microstructure Evolution and Materials Synthesis in Aerosol OT-based Gels and Microemulsions

September 4, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Gady Frenkel, Tel Aviv University
The Structure of the Memory Kernel in the Generalized Langevin Equation

August 28, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Greg Buck, St. Anselm's College
Untangling DNA

June 12, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Gijsje Koenderink, Utrecht University
Rotational and Translational Diffusion in Colloidal Mixtures

June 5, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Phil Jones, Imerys
Kaolinite and its Use in Paper Applications

May 22, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Denis Bendejacq, Rhodia
Structures of Amphiphilic Diblock Copolymers

May 15, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Stephen Arnason, UMass Boston
Electron Glass Behavior in Amorphous Indium Oxide FETs

May 8, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Stella Park, MIT
Explaining Polyelectrolyte Multilayers with Stickers and Loops

May 1, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Sid Redner, MIT
Explaining Polyelectrolyte Multilayers with Stickers and Loops

April 24, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Darren Link, Harvard University
Bent-core Liquid Crystals: Chiral Phases from Achiral Molecules

April 17, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Horatio Castillo, Boston University
Heterogeneous Aging in Spin Glasses

April 10, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Zhiqun Lin, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Surface and Interfacial Structures Induced by Electrohydrodynamic Instabilities

April 3, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Ryoichi Yamamoto, Kyoto University
Nonequilibrium Dynamics and Rheology of Glassy Materials

March 13, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Ross Mair, Harvard-Smithsonian Centre for Astrophysics
Applications of Laser Polarized Noble Gases to NMR Studies of Complex Media

February 13, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Thomas Peacock, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Micro-active Control of a Jet Flow

January 30, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Dan Blair, Clark University
Clustering Transitions in Excited Dipolar Hard Spheres

January 23, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Christian Clasen, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Gels in Beer

January 16, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Ralf Metzler, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Why Knot — Equilibrium Shapes of Knots

January 9, 2002

Squishy Physics Seminar
Itai Cohen, Harvard University
Topological Transitions in Two-fluid Flows

2001–2002 Events
May 15, 2002 Application Deadline for the 2002 Industrial Internship program
April 12, 2002 Application Deadline for the Summer 2002 Research Experience for Teachers (RET) Program (6-8 week summer research program for middle and high school science teachers)
March 15, 2002 Application Deadline for the 2002 Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program
December 7, 2001 9th Quarterly Complex Fluids Workshop at Harvard (led by D.A. Weitz and S. Fraden.) Download PDF application with map
October 12, 2001 PPG Lecture, Professor Norman Wagner, University of Delaware
Engineering Colloidal Interactions to Control Reversible Shear Thickening in Concentrated Dispersions
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October 5, 2001–May 11, 2002 Project TEACH, Fridays (each seventh grade class in the Cambridge Public School visits Harvard for the day, science presentations made by Center faculty)

2000–2001
Summer 2001 Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program (10 week summer research program for undergraduates)
 
Research Experience for Teachers (RET) Program (6-8 week summer research program for middle and high school science teachers)
May 8, 2001 Visit by 35 Italian Chemists, Physicists, Engineers from Universities and Industry, Scientific Attaches, and Specialized Journalists
April 27, 2001 Application Deadline for the 2001 Research Experience for Teachers (RET) Program
March 23, 2001 Application Deadline for the 2001 Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program.
Application Deadline for the 2001 Industrial Internship program
March 17, 2001 Presentation for the Harvard Foundation (K-8 students in Cambridge)
February 22–23, 2001 NSF Site Visit Review
December 15, 2000 5th Quarterly New England Complex Fluids Workshop (led by D.A. Weitz and S. Fraden)
October 20–April 27, 2000 Project TEACH, Fridays (each seventh grade class in the Cambridge Public School visits Harvard for the day, science presentations made by Center faculty)

1999–2000
Summer 2000 Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program (10 week summer research program for undergraduates)

Research Experience for Teachers (RET) Program (4-,6-,or 8-week research and education program for teachers)
May 26, 2000 Deadline for applications: Research Experience for Teachers (RET) Program
May 18, 2000 Peer Instruction Workshop for Middle and High School Math and Science Teachers led by Eric Mazur
May 13, 2000 Visit to Harvard and MRSEC by Kipp Academy, Texas
May 12, 2000 PPG Lecture. Professor William Russel, Princeton
April 26, 2000 Career Day, Peabody Middle School, Cambridge, MA
April 4, 2000 Visit to MRSEC by Hopi High School (AZ) students
March 24, 2000 Deadline for applications: Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program
March 18, 2000 Experimental Facilities Workshop for Saturday Science Academy high school students
March 18, 2000 Presentation for Harvard Foundation (K-8 students in Cambridge)
February 2–May 3, 2000 AP298 Materials Chemistry and Physics, survey course for graduate students in materials science, chemistry, physics, biology and engineering (led by E. Kaxiras, M.J. Aziz, H.A. Stone, D.A. Weitz, with 11 other Center faculty)
December 17, 1999 Complex Fluids Workshop (led by D.A. Weitz and S. Fraden)
December 3, 1999 NSF/MRSEC Directors Meeting, hosted by the Harvard MRSEC
October 22, 1999 PPG Lecture, Professor Paul Laibinis, MIT
October 22, 1999–May 12, 2000 Project TEACH, Fridays (each seventh grade class in the Cambridge Public School visits Harvard for the day, science presentations made by Center faculty)

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