CEE Seminar: A Multiscale Approach to Nanoparticles in the Environment "practice job talk"
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium Side A, room 1464
Nicholas Geitner, Duke University, Postdoctoral Research Associate,
The already huge number and diversity of nanomaterials in commercial and industrial applications is growing at a dizzying pace. The development of tools to examine these materials has also revealed the importance of naturally occurring nanoscale materials in environmental processes. In order to gain a more complete understanding of their behavior, I examine the behavior of nanoscale materials in complex environments on several scales, ranging from molecular simulations, to laboratory examinations of surface affinity, and ecosystem level experiments and modeling. I will conclude with a framework for my proposed future work along with initial examples.
Carpenter, Ruby Nell