Past Seminars & Workshops

Yes, it's time for another Biophysics SLAM!!!

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 8:45am

LSL S330

Join us for the Five College Biophysics Research SLAM(!!!), a scientific jam session designed to connect and engender collaborations between life scientists and researchers who develop and use biophysical tools, imaging techniques, physical measurement, and modeling. Short morning talks and posters will be followed by in-depth break-out sessions.

Registration is now closed, but everyone is invited to attend the slam talks from 9 to 10:10 am and IALS tours at 10:30 am.
Coffee and light breakfast complements of a  UMass Office of Research Development IIW grant.

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Biophysics Lunch Thursday on Chemotaxis Receptor Assemblies!

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 2:00pm

Hasbrouck Room 409

Join us for this week's Five College Biophysics Network Lunch, featuring Lynmarie Thompson from UMass Dept of Chemistry telling us how "Chemotaxis Receptor Assemblies are Both Highly Ordered and Dynamic."  Join us for good science, lively discussion, and lunch from Atkins Farms!

 

Non-Enzymatic Redox Mechanisms in Fungal Degradation and Pathogenesis

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 2:00pm

Hasbrouck Room 409

Join us on Thursday as Barry Goodell from UMass Microbiology tells us about "Non-enzymatic Redox Mechanisms in Fungal Degradation and Pathogenesis."  As always, lively discussion will follow!  Lunch is provided! Students, postdocs, faculty, are all invited to this informal luncheon!

Paul Dubin to Speak at Biophysics Lunch!

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 2:00pm

Hasbrouck Room 409

Join us for the Five College Biophysics Network Lunch as Paul Dubin from the UMass Chemistry Department speaks on the topic of "Heparin and Heparan Sulfate - Essential (Polyelectrolytes?)"  Lively discussion follows!

Come early to chat with your colleagues and enjoy a catered Atkins lunch!  Postdocs, Students, and Faculty are all invited and encouraged to attend. Talks are informal and questions are encouraged.

We still need a speaker for Nov 16; email lgoldner@physics.umass.edu if you'd like to volunteer or make a suggestion.

 

How is a Root Like a Waterfall?

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 2:00pm

Hasbrouck Room 409

This week's Five College Biophysics Network Lunch will feature Tobias Baskin from the UMass Biology Department, who will address the question: "How is a root like a waterfall?"  Join us and find out!  As always, we promise free lunch and lively discussion!  

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