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Science at the Edge Fall 2020 Seminar Series


Traditionally distinct scientific disciplines are merging to create new opportunities. Share the excitement and challenge through seminars and discussions with nationally recognized pioneers in Science at the Edge!

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 restrictions on campus, Science at the Edge seminars for Fall 2020 will be presented at 11:30am on Fridays using Zoom.  To attend these sessions, you will need to add yourself to the Science at the Edge announcement mailing list, which will enable you to receive the talk-specific Zoom link.

Please check back frequently as new speakers are still being added!!!

Date Speaker Department Institution Title
9/11/2020 Jon Lederer QB University of Maryland How mitochondrial ATP production is regulated in heart
11/20/2020 Simon Ebbinghaus QB Technische Universität Braunschweig In-cell protein folding stability in health and disease conditions
12/4/2020 Rebecca Wade QB Heidelberg University Zooming in on the dynamic interactions of proteins and drugs by computer simulation


Seminar Organizers

Interdisciplinary Physics Seminars:
Lisa Lapidus, Physics & Astronomy (
Ruby Ghosh, Physics & Astronomy (

Engineering Seminars:
Alexandra Zevalkink, Materials Science and Engineering (
Sara Roccabianca, Mechanical Engineering (

Quantitative Biology / Gene Expression in Development & Disease Seminars:
Alex Dickson, Quantitative Biology / Gene Expression in Development & Disease (
George Mias, Quantitative Biology / Gene Expression in Development & Disease (

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Individual Session Details