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Time Event
June 23 through August 15 "Monotype / Monothon"
Open to the Public
Speakers: Karin Broker, Patrick Masterson, Cathie Kayser
Sponsor: Visual and Dramatic Arts
August 01
10:00 AM
Thermophysical Properties and Solution Thermodynamics of Hydrocarbon Systems at High Temperatures and Pressures
Open to the Public
Speaker: Fei Wang
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 02
9:30 AM
Voter Demands and Representative Behavior
Open to the Public
Speaker: Mathias Tromborg
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 02
12:00 PM
Friend Orientation for International Friends at Rice program
Open to the Public
Sponsor: Office of International Students and Scholars
August 02
2:00 PM
Integrating Coherent Anti-Stokes Raman Scattering Imaging and Deep Learning Analytics for High Precision, Label Free Cancer Diagnosis
Open to the Public
Speaker: Sheng Weng
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 03
12:00 PM
Methods and Applications for Mixed Graphical Models
Open to the Public
Speaker: Yulia Baker
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 03
5:15 PM
Friend Orientation for International Friends at Rice program
Open to the Public
Sponsor: Office of International Students and Scholars
August 04
9:00 AM
Spatial sorting is a critical component in determining the speed and variability of range expansion
Open to the Public
Speaker: Brad Ochocki
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 04
11:00 AM
Design and Construction of an Apparatus for Optically Pumping 87Sr
Open to the Public
Speaker: Joshua Hill
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 04
12:30 PM
Theoretical investigation of protein search for targets on DNA
Open to the Public
Speaker: Maria Kochugaeva
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 04
1:30 PM
Sentence processing in aphasic speakers with short-term memory deficits: Interactions between structural and lexical processing
Open to the Public
Speaker: Hao Yan
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 04
2:00 PM
Statistical Machine Learning Methodology and Inference for Structured Variable Selection
Open to the Public
Speaker: Frederick Campbell
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 04
2:30 PM
Engineering of microbial cell factories for the sustainable production of fuels and chemicals using a novel carbon elongation pathway
Open to the Public
Speaker: Seohyoung Kim
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 04
3:30 PM
Blame, Forgiveness, and Honor in Aristotle and Beyond
Open to the Public
Speaker: Carissa Phillips-Garrett
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 04
Deadline: For instructors to submit grades via ESTHER for Summer Session III
Sponsor: Academic Calendar
August 07 through August 08 Operations Research Boot Camp
Open to the Public / Admission Charge
Sponsor: Ken Kennedy Institute for Information Technology
August 07
12:00 PM
Mechanical Properties of Transcription
Open to the Public
Speaker: Stuart Sevier
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 07
3:00 PM
Photoactive metal complexes for studying amyloid-B aggregates
Open to the Public
Speaker: Amirhossein Aliyan
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 07
3:30 PM
Global Distributive Justice: A Structural Approach
Open to the Public
Speaker: Elizabeth Hupfer
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 08
12:30 PM
Skin Stretch as Haptic Feedback for Upper Limb Prostheses
Open to the Public
Speaker: Janelle Clark
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 08
2:00 PM
Advanced Optical Detection of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes for Biomedical Applications and Photophysical Studies
Open to the Public
Speaker: Ching-Wei Lin
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 09 through August 12 Advances in Tissue Engineering 2017
Open to the Public / Registration Required / Admission Charge
Sponsor: Center for Excellence in Tissue Engineering
August 11
1:00 PM
Analysis of the Dynamics of Heavy-Rydberg Ion Pair Formation Through Studies of Electron Capture Reactions
Open to the Public
Speaker: Michael Kelley
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 11
Deadline: For an August conferral of degree, students must submit thesis to the Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies by 12:00 noon
Sponsor: Academic Calendar
August 11
Deadline: Last day to add a course via ESTHER for Summer Session IV and Full Summer Session
Sponsor: Academic Calendar
August 11
LAST DAY OF CLASSES - SUMMER SESSION IV AND FULL SUMMER SESSION
Sponsor: Academic Calendar
August 13 through August 18 Orientation week for new students
Sponsor: Academic Calendar
August 14
10:30 AM
Fractal Nanoparticle Plasmonics and Rotational Spectroscopy as an Analytical Tool for Photocatalysis
Open to the Public
Speaker: Samuel Gottheim
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 14
1:00 PM
Carbon nanomaterials and their small molecule analogues for biomedical applications
Open to the Public
Speaker: Lizanne Nilewski
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 15
8:30 AM
New Faculty Orientation
Registration Required
Sponsor: Office of Faculty Development
August 16
9:00 AM
New Faculty Orientation
Registration Required
Sponsor: Office of Faculty Development
August 17
3:00 PM
Manos de Obra: Class, Race, Gender, and Colonial Affect-Culture in Mexican American Literature
Open to the Public
Speaker: Lorena Gauthereau
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 17
6:30 PM
Data Science Night at Rice
Open to the Public
Speakers: Genevera Allen, Keith Cooper, William Fulton, Chris Jermaine, Devika Subramanian, Ashok Veeraraghavan
Sponsor: Ken Kennedy Institute for Information Technology
August 18
9:00 AM
Effect of Kaolinite on the Fate and Transport of Carbon Nanotubes
Open to the Public
Speaker: Tianxiao Wang
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 18
Deadline: For instructors to submit grades for Summer Session IV and Full Summer Session
Sponsor: Academic Calendar
August 18
Deadline: Last day for instructors to submit final grades to resolve "Other" (OT) grades for courses taken in Summer 2017
Sponsor: Academic Calendar
August 21
2:00 PM
Atomistic Simulation Characterization of Cement and Hybrid Cement-Based Materials
Open to the Public
Speaker: Lei Tao
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 21
All Day
First Day of Classes
Sponsor: Center for Computational Finance and Economic Systems
August 21
FIRST DAY OF CLASSES - START OF THE FALL SEMESTER
Sponsor: Academic Calendar
August 21 through August 25 Fall Registration Continues: Registration continues for undergraduate, graduate, and visiting students
Sponsor: Academic Calendar
August 24
8:00 AM
Automation & Robotics Workshop
Sponsor: Ken Kennedy Institute for Information Technology
August 24
2:30 PM
Real-Time Density Functional Tight Binding: A New Computational Tool for Probing Electronic Properties of Large Chemical Systems
Speaker: Dr. Bryan Wong
Sponsor: Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
August 24
6:15 PM
Artist Diploma Recital
Open to the Public
Artist: Ling Ling Huang
Sponsor: Shepherd School of Music
August 24
8:00 PM
Master’s Recital
Open to the Public
Artist: Shellie Brown
Sponsor: Shepherd School of Music
August 25
10:00 AM
Generation, Detection, and Manipulation of Light with Ultrahigh-Conductivity Carbon-Nanotube Fibers
Open to the Public
Speaker: Ahmed Zubair
Sponsor: Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
August 25
Deadline: Last day for instructors to submit final grades to resolve 'Incomplete' (INC) grades for courses taken in Spring and Summer 2017
Sponsor: Academic Calendar
August 28
3:00 PM
CAAM Colloquium, TBA
Speaker: David Fuentes
Sponsor: Computational and Applied Mathematics
August 28
4:00 PM
Electrostriction and giant permittivity of polymer nanocomposites
Speaker: Philippe Poulin
Sponsor: Chemistry
August 29
12:00 PM
Bioengineering Colloquia Series “Human iPSC-Heart Cells for Disease Modeling and Precision Medicine”
Open to the Public
Speaker: Joseph C. Wu, M.D., Ph.D.
Sponsor: Bioengineering
August 29
5:15 PM
Friend Orientation for International Friends at Rice program
Open to the Public
Sponsor: Office of International Students and Scholars
August 30
12:00 PM
Friend Orientation for International Friends at Rice program
Open to the Public
Sponsor: Office of International Students and Scholars
August 30
4:00 PM
Geometry-Analysis Seminar: To Be Announced
Open to the Public
Speaker: Darren Ong
Sponsor: Mathematics
August 30
4:00 PM
Exploiting Molecular Vibrations to Probe Chemical Structures & Dynamics in Advanced Materials
Speaker: Amber Krummel
Sponsor: Chemistry
August 31
2:30 PM
Dynamics of Stratification in Micellar Freestanding Films
Speaker: Dr. Vivek Sharma
Sponsor: Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
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