Pablo G. Debenedetti - Professor in Engineering and Applied Science - Princeton University
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Lectures and Talks

This list includes only named, invited, plenary lectures (I) and seminars (II). Contributed talks and posters are not included.

I. Named, Invited and Plenary Lectures

1988

  • "Cluster Formation in Near-Critical Systems: Classical and Non-Classical Modeling". International Symposium on Thermodynamics in Chemical Engineering and Industry, Beijing, China, June 2, 1988.

1989

  • "Clustering in Supercritical Mixtures: Theory, Applications, and Simulations". Fifth International Conference on Fluid Properties and Phase Equilibria for Chemical Process Design, Banff Center, Banff, Canada, May 2, 1989.

1992

  • "Particle Formation by Rapid Expansion of Supercritical Solutions". Engineering Foundation Meeting on Vapor-Phase Manufacture of Ceramics, Kona, Hawaii, January 13, 1992.
  • "Use of Supercritical Fluids for the Production of Controlled Release Devices". Gordon Research Conference on Polymers for Biosystems, Oxnard, California, February 28, 1992.
  • "Application of Supercritical Fluids for the Production of Sustained Delivery Devices". Second European Symposium on Controlled Drug Delivery, Noordwijk aan Zee, Holland, April 1, 1992.
  • "Structure and Dynamics of Supercooled Liquids: Spinodals, Glasses, and Some Open Questions on the Theory of Metastability." Robert W. Vaughan Memorial Lecture. Department of Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, April 14, 1992.

1993

  • "Supercritical Fluids: Fundamentals and Applications". 6th International Congress on Engineering and Food, Chiba, Japan, May 26, 1993.

1994

  • "Towards an Understanding of Supercooled and Glassy Water." International Symposium on Molecular Thermodynamics and Molecular Simulation, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan, January 12, 1994.
  • "Phase Equilibrium, Thermal Expansion, and Stability Limits of a Model Network-Forming Fluid: Implications for the Phase Behavior of Supercooled Water". Gordon Research Conference on Water and Aqueous Solutions, Holderness School, Plymouth, New Hampshire, August 7, 1994.
  • "The Thermodynamics of Supercooled Water: a Critical Review". 12th International Conference on the Properties of Water and Steam, Orlando, Florida, September 13, 1994.

1995

  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Murphree Award Symposium honoring Charles A. Eckert, ACS Spring Meeting, Anaheim, California, April 3, 1995.
  • "Supercritical Fluids", a four-lecture course. Astra-Hässle, Mölndal, Sweden, May 22-23, 1995.
  • "Materials Processing with Supercritical Fluids". Invited tutorial. American Association for Aerosol Research, 14th annual meeting. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, October 9, 1995.

1996

  • "Particle Formation from Supercritical Fluids." International Fine Particle Research Institute Annual Meeting, Nancy, France, June 11, 1996.
  • "The Glass Transition: Thermodynamic and Dynamic Viewpoints." 1996 Colorado Protein Stability Conference, Breckenridge, Colorado, July 13, 1996.
  • "Metastable Water." Gordon Research Conference on Physics and Physical Chemistry of Water and Aqueous Solutions, Holderness School, Plymouth, New Hampshire, August 5, 1996.
  • "Materials Processing with Supercritical Fluids." Third International Symposium on High Pressure Chemical Engineering, ETH (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology), ZĂĽrich, Switzerland, October 8, 1996.

1997

  • "Thermodynamics of Polyamorphic Phase Transitions in Network-Forming Fluids." International Symposium on Molecular Thermodynamics and Molecular Simulation, Hosei University, Tokyo, Japan, January 14, 1997.
  • "Holes, Packings and Networks" Towards a Rigorous Understanding of Liquids Under Extreme Conditions." Stanley Katz Memorial Lecture, Department of Chemical Engineering, City College of the City University of New York, May 12, 1997.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." 13th Symposium on Thermophysical Properties, Boulder, CO, June 23, 1997.
  • "Models of Liquid Polyamorphism." Gordon Research Conference on the Chemistry and Physics of Liquids, Holderness School, Plymouth, New Hampshire, August 5, 1997.
  • "Towards a Fundamental Understanding of Liquids Under Extreme Conditions." Kurt Wohl Memorial Lecture, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Delaware, September 19, 1997.
  • "Materials Processing with Supercritical Fluids." Engineering Foundation Conference on Separation Technology: Separations for Clean Production, Davos, Switzerland, October 28, 1997.

1998

  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." March Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society, Symposium on The Chemistry and Physics of Water, Los Angeles, California, March 16, 1998.
  • "Statistical Geometry, Energy Landscapes, and the Glass Transition." Murphree Award Symposium Honoring Stanley I. Sandler, American Chemical Society Meeting, Dallas, Texas, April 1, 1998.
  • "Liquids at Extreme Conditions: Natural Occurrence, Engineering Applications, and Scientific Challenges." Ashton Cary Lecture, School of Chemical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, April 13, 1998.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Ashton Cary Lecture, School of Chemical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, April 14, 1998.
  • "Statistical Geometry and Energy Landscapes in Liquids and Glasses: Fundamentals and Applications." Eighth International Conference on Properties and Phase Equilibria for Product and Process Design. Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands, April 30, 1998.
  • "Statistical Geometry and Energy Landscapes in Liquids and Glasses." 5th Liblice Conference on the Statistical Mechanics of Liquids, Zelezna Ruda, Czech Republic, June 9, 1998.
  • "Phase Separation by Nucleation and Growth, and by Spinodal Decomposition: Fundamentals." NATO Advanced Study Institute, Supercritical Fluids. Fundamentals and Applications, Kemer, Turkey, July 20, 1998.
  • "Towards an Improved Understanding of Supercooled Liquids and Glasses." Professional Progress Award Lecture, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Miami Beach, Florida, November 17, 1998.

1999

  • "The Equation of State of an Energy Landscape." 81st Statistical Mechanics Conference, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, May 9, 1999.
  • "Statistical Geometry and Energy Landscapes in Liquids and Glasses." Symposium in Honor of Eli Ruckenstein, State University of New York, Buffalo, June 19, 1999.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, August 24, 1999.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." International Bunsen Discussion Meeting on Metastable Water, Schloss Nordkirchen, Germany, September 23, 1999.

2000

  • "Materials Processing with Supercritical Fluids. Pharmaceutical Applications." 5th International Symposium on Supercritical Fluids, Atlanta, Georgia, April 9, 2000.
  • "Recent Developments on the Statistical Geometry of Amorphous Packings." 2nd International TRI-Princeton Workshop on Characterization of Porous Materials: from Angstroms to Millimeters, Princeton, New Jersey, June 19, 2000.
  • "Recent Advances in the Theory of Metastable Fluids and Glasses." 14th Symposium on Thermophysical Properties, Boulder, Colorado, June 28, 2000.
  • "Recent Developments in the Theory of Bulk and Confined Water." 3rd Joint China/USA Chemical Engineering Conference " CUChE3 " Beijing, China, September 28, 2000.

2001

  • "Towards a Quantification of Disorder in Liquids and Solids." Cullimore Lecture, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, New Jersey, January 24, 2001.
  • "Recent Developments in the Theory of Bulk and Confined Water." Symposium on "Probing Molecular Aqueous Environments in Chemistry and Biology," American Chemical Society National Meeting, San Diego, California, April 2, 2001.
  • "Preservation of Biomolecules in Carbohydrate-Water Glasses." Ipatieff Award Symposium Honoring Joan Brennecke, American Chemical Society National meeting, San Diego, California, April 4, 2001.
  • "Recent Developments in the Theory of Amorphous Aqueous Systems." The Amorphous State: a Critical Review. Churchill College, Cambridge University, May 16, 2001.
  • "Ubiquitous but Unusual, Odd but Ordered: Recent Developments in Aqueous Thermodynamics." John M. Prausnitz Award Lecture. 9th International Conference on Properties and Phase Equilibria for Product and Process Design. Kurashiki, Japan, May 23, 2001.
  • "Recent Developments in the Theory of Bulk and Confined Water." Euresco Conference on Water at the New Millenium. Obernai, France, September 11, 2001.
  • "Recent Developments in the Theory of Bulk and Confined Water." Session in Honor of James Wei. Annual meeting of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Reno, Nevada, November 6, 2001.
  • "Recent Developments in the Theory of Supercooled Liquids and Glasses." Session on Thermodynamics of Amorphous Solids and Metastable Liquids. Annual meeting of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Reno, Nevada, November 8, 2001.

2002

  • "Thermodynamics of Glasses: the Kauzmann Paradox Revisited, Energy Landscape Diversity, and Supercooled Liquid Properties." Second conference on Unifying Concepts in Glass Physics. Accademia dei Lincei, Rome, Italy, February 28, 2002.
  • "Thermodynamics and Energy Landscapes." American Physical Society Division of Polymer Physics short course on Glasses and the Glass Transition. APS meeting, Indianapolis, Indiana, March 16, 2002.
  • "Recent Progress in Aqueous Thermodynamics." First North American Lectures in Chemical Engineering. Mexican Petroleum Institute, Mexico City, Mexico, April 25, 2002.
  • "Towards an Improved Understanding of Glasses and Viscous Liquids." First North American Lectures in Chemical Engineering. Institute of Physics, Mexican National Autonomous University, Mexico City, Mexico, April 26, 2002.
  • "Supercooled Liquids and Glasses." A three-lecture course. Physics Department, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, Italy, May 13, 15, 17, 2002.
  • "Supercooled and Glassy Water." A three-lecture course. Physics Department, University of Rome III, Rome, Italy, May 20, 22, 24, 2002.
  • "Recent Developments in the Theory of Supercooled Liquids and Glasses." 6th Liblice Conference on the Statistical Mechanics of Liquids, Spindleruv Mlyn, Czech Republic, June 10, 2002.
  • "Relationship Between Structural Order and Liquid-Phase Anomalies: Similarities and Differences Between Water and Silica." CECAM Workshop: Understanding the Similarities of SiO2, H2O and Other Systems with Local Tetrahedral Order, Lyon, France, July 24, 2002.

2003

  • "Metastability, Confinement and Hydrophobicity: Recent Progress in Aqueous Thermodynamics." Dean's Distinguished Colloquia Series, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, State University of New York at Stony Brook, February 26, 2003.
  • "Metastability, Confinement and Hydrophobicity: Recent Progress in Aqueous Thermodynamics." Thirteenth Annual Merck Distinguished Lecture Series. Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Rutgers University, March 27, 2003.
  • "Recent Progress in the Thermodynamics of Supercooled Liquids and Glasses." 2003 Berkeley Lectures in Chemical Engineering. Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California at Berkeley, April 28, 2003.
  • "Towards the Engineering of Biological Stability in the Amorphous Solid State." 2003 Berkeley Lectures in Chemical Engineering. Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California at Berkeley, May 1, 2003.
  • "The Kauzmann Paradox Revisited." Chemistry and Dynamics in Complex Environments, Telluride Summer Research Conference. Telluride, Colorado, June 23, 2003.
  • "Recent Progress in the Theory of Glass-Forming Systems." Area 1a Keynote Lecture, American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, November 18, 2003.

2004

  • "Some Recent Results on the Theory of Glasses and Supercooled Liquids." Symposium on the Occasion of George Stell's Retirement, Chemistry Department, State University of New York at Stony Brook, April 24, 2004.
  • "Energy Landscape Statistics." 91st Statistical Mechanics Conference, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, May 16th, 2004.
  • "Some Recent Developments in the Theory of Glasses." Unifying Concepts in Glass Physics III, Jawaharlal Nehru Institute for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore, India, July 1, 2004.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Plenary Lecture. 18th IUPAC International Conference on Chemical Thermodynamics, Beijing, China, August 17, 2004.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." ISOPOW 2004, 9th International Symposium on the Properties of Water, Mar del Plata, Argentina, September 26, 2004.
  • "Supercooled and Glassy Water: Thermodynamics, Transport Phenomena and Relaxation." Workshop on Dynamics and Relaxation in Supercooled Fluids and Glassy Systems, Mar del Plata, Argentina, September 28, 2004.
  • "New Applications of Thermodynamics in the Life and Material Sciences." Plenary Lecture. Dechema/GVC Annual Meeting, Karlsruhe, Germany, October 12, 2004.

2005

  • "Why do Liquids Form Glasses?" Inaugural Walker Lecture in Physical Chemistry. Departments of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, January 20, 2005.
  • "Cold Water." Walker Lecture in Physical Chemistry. Departments of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, January 21, 2005.
  • "Applications of Thermodynamics to Molecular Design and Materials Characterization." Donald L. Katz Lectureship, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan, April 7, 2005.
  • "Why do Liquids Form Glasses?" Donald L. Katz Lectureship, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan, April 8, 2005.
  • "New Results on the Structure of Water Glasses, and on the Thermodynamics of Binary Mixtures of Non-Polar Solutes in Water." Thermo 2005 Symposium in Honor of Sandra Greer, University of Maryland at College Park, April 30, 2005.
  • "Towards the Engineering of Protein Stability." Distinguished Seminar Series, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Riverside, June 3, 2005.
  • "Thermodynamics and Dynamics of Supercooling and Vitrification: from Water to Simple Liquids." Opening Plenary Lecture, 6th Liquid Matter Conference, Utrecht University, The Netherlands, July 2, 2005.
  • "Thermodynamics of Glasses and Supercooled Liquids: from Fundamentals to Applications." Keynote Lecture, 7th World Congress of Chemical Engineering, Glasgow, Scotland, July 11, 2005.
  • "An Alternate View of Diffusion." Session in Honor of Eli Ruckenstein's 80th Birthday, AIChE Annual Meeting, Cincinnati, Ohio, October 31, 2005.

2006

  • "Thermodynamics of Confinement, Hydrophobicity, and Supercooling. What is Special About Water?" Patten Distinguished Lectureship, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, March 23, 2006.
  • "Confined Water and Bulk Water." 7th Liblice Meeting on the Statistical Mechanics of Liquids, Lednice, Czech Republic, June 15, 2006.
  • "Liquid and Glassy Water under Hydrophobic, Hydrophilic and 'Patchy' Confinement." Gordon Research Conference on Water and Aqueous Solutions, Holderness School, Plymouth, New Hampshire, August 2nd, 2006.
  • "Metastable Thermodynamics of Confined Liquid and Glassy Water." Opening Plenary Lecture, IV Workshop on Non-Equilibrium Phenomena in Supercooled Fluids, Glasses and Amorphous Materials, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy, September 18th, 2006.
  • "Thermodynamics of Water in Nanoscale Confinement." Symposium in Celebration of the Life and Work of Robert C. Reid, Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, October 13, 2006.
  • "Structure, Dynamics and Thermodynamics of Water Confined by Surfaces with Patterned Hydrophobicity." Session in Honor of Carol Hall's 60th Birthday, AIChE Annual Meeting, San Francisco, November 15th, 2006.

2007

  • "Water in Confined Spaces." Reilly Lectureship, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Notre Dame, April 3rd, 2007.
  • "From Particle Packings to Amino Acid Sequences: Statistical Characterization of Complex Systems." Reilly Lectureship, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Notre Dame, April 4th, 2007.
  • "The Order Map: Towards a Smooth Progression of Liquid Behavior, from Hard Spheres to Water." Symposium on Packing Problems, Classical Ground States, and Glasses, Princeton Center for Theoretical Physics, Princeton University, April 13th, 2007.
  • "Water in Confined Spaces." Michael M. Abbott Lecture, Isermann Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, May 16th, 2007.
  • "Water in Confined Spaces." Joe Smith Distinguished Lecture. Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of California, Davis, June 5th, 2007.
  • "Water in Confined Spaces." International Conference on Soft, Complex and Biological Matter (Socobim 2007), Citta del Mare, Sicily, July 17, 2007.

2008

  • "Hydrophobicity: a Theoretical and Computational Perspective." Centenary Seminar, Imperial College, London, March 12th, 2008.
  • "Water in Confinement." Kelly Lecture, School of Chemical Engineering, Purdue University, March 18th, 2008.
  • "Statistical Characterization of Structure in Complex Systems." Kelly Lecture, School of Chemical Engineering, Purdue University, March 19th, 2008.
  • "Water in Confinement." Hunter Henry Lecture, Department of Chemical Engineering, Mississippi State University, March 25th, 2008.
  • "Effect of Sequence on Protein Stability. A Numerical Study Using Water-Explicit Lattice Models." Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Divisional Fellow Award Symposium Honoring Ruben Carbonell, American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans, April 7th, 2008.
  • "Computational Studies of Confined Water." Joel Henry Hildebrand Award Lecture, Physical Chemistry Awards Symposium, American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans, April 8th, 2008.
  • "Liquid and Glassy Water in Nano-Scale Confinement." International Workshop on Aqueous Solutions and their Interfaces, Crete, June 26th, 2008.
  • "Hydrophobicity and its Consequences: from Nano-Scale Hydration to Protein Phase Diagrams." Plenary Lecture, 20th International Symposium on Chemical Thermodynamics, Warsaw, August 4th, 2008.
  • "Structural and Mechanical Properties of Glassy Water in Nano-Scale Confinement." Faraday Discussion, "Water: From Interfaces to the Bulk", Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, August 29th, 2008.
  • "Water in Confined Spaces." ADVANCE Distinguished Lecturer, Department of Chemical Engineering, Kansas State University, October 8th, 2008.
  • "Some Recent Applications of Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics." Symposium in Honor of the 60th Birthday of George Stephanopoulos, AIChE National Meeting, Philadelphia, November 17th, 2008.

2009

  • "Hydrophobic Hydration. Results from Simple, and from Detailed Models." Symposium in Honor of John Finney, University College of London, United Kingdom, January 8th, 2009.
  • "Water: Simple Models of Complex Thermodynamics." Symposium in Honor of C. Austen Angell, American Ceramic Society Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, June 3rd, 2009.
  • "Acqua! The Sounds and Science of Water." Entertaining Science Cabaret, Cornelia Street CafĂ©, New York, June 7th, 2009.
  • "Structure, Dynamics and Thermodynamics of Water in Nano-Scale Confinement." CECAM Workshop: Modeling and Simulation of Water at Interfaces from Ambient to Supercooled Conditions, Ecole Politechnique FĂ©dĂ©rale, Lausanne, Switzerland, June 30th, 2009.
  • "Water-Mediated Interactions. Fundamentals and Applications." Keynote Lecture. 8th World Congress of Chemical Engineering, Montreal, August 24th, 2009.
  • "Computational Studies of the Thermodynamics, Structure and Dynamics of Water in Nano-Scale Confinement." Opening Plenary Lecture. 6th International Discussion Meeting on Relaxations in Complex Systems, Rome, August 29th, 2009.
  • "Hydrophobic Hydration: Insights from Simple and from Detailed Models." Session in Honor of H.E. Stanley, 6th International Discussion Meeting on Relaxations in Complex Systems, Rome, September 3rd, 2009.
  • "Computational Studies of the Thermodynamics, Structure and Dynamics of Water in Nano-Scale Confinement." Schlumberger Lecture, D.B. Robinson Distinguished Seminar Speaker, Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, September 10, 2009.

2010

  • "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Models for the Appearance and Amplification of Biological Chirality." 103rd Statistical Mechanics Meeting, Rutgers University, May 11th, 2010.
  • "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Models of the Appearance and Amplification of Biological Chirality." Symposium in Honor of Robin Speedy, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand, July 9th, 2010.
  • "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Models of the Appearance of Biological Homochirality." Passion for Soft Matter Workshop. Passion for Knowledge Meeting in Celebration of the 10th Anniversary of the Donostia International Physics Center, San Sebastian, Spain, September 29th, 2010.
  • "Hydration Phenomena at the Nanoscale." Computational Materials and Chemical Sciences Network Workshop on Structure and Dynamics of Water and Aqueous Solutions, Princeton Center for Theoretical Science, Princeton University, December 7, 2010.
  • "Computational Studies of the Thermodynamics, Structure and Dynamics of Water in Nano-Scale Confinement." Symposium on New Experimental and Computational Probes of Water in Biological Systems, Pacifichem 2010, Honolulu, Hawaii, December 17, 2010.

2011

  • "Thermodynamics, Dynamics and Dimensionality Reduction in Biophysical Simulations." Second New York Theoretical and Computational Chemistry Conference, The Graduate Center, City University of New York, January 14, 2011.
  • "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Models of the Emergence of Biological Homochirality." HES70, Horizons in Emergence and Scaling, H.E. Stanley Symposium and Gala, Boston University, March 19, 2011.
  • "The Theory of Hydrophobicity: Some Recent Developments on a Venerable Topic. " Eli Ruckenstein Lecture, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, April 19, 2011.
  • "Nano-Scale Hydration Phenomena." American Conference on Theoretical Chemistry, Telluride, Colorado, July 22, 2011.
  • "Desarrollos Recientes en la Teoria de la Hidrofobicidad (Recent Developments in the Theory of Hydrophobicity)." Plenary Lecture. 2nd Joint Meeting of the Argentine and Uruguayan Physical Societies, Montevideo, Uruguay, September 20, 2011.
  • "Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Water in Hydrophobic Confinement." Sessions in Honor of Jan Sengers? 80th Birthday, Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Minneapolis, October 18, 2011.

2012

  • "Drying and Hydration of Model and Biological Substrates." Unilever Symposium on Enzymes in Challenging Environments, Liverpool, United Kingdom, February 3, 2012.
  • "Evaporation Dynamics of Water in Hydrophobic Confinement." Symposium on Water Mediated Chemical Assembly, National Meeting, American Chemical Society, San Diego, March 25, 2012.
  • "The Liquid-Liquid Transition of ST2 Water, Revisited." Workshop on Structure and Dynamics of Glassy, Supercooled and Nanoconfined Fluids. Centro Atomico Constituyentes, Buenos Aires, Argentina, May 18, 2012.
  • "The Theory of Hydrophobicity: Some Recent Developments on a Venerable Subject." William G. Lowrie Lecture. Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, The Ohio State University, May 24, 2012.
  • "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Models of the Emergence of Biological Homochirality." William G. Lowrie Lecture. Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, The Ohio State University, May 25, 2012.
  • "Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Capillary Evaporation in Hydrophobic Confinement." Telluride Science Research Center Workshop on Hydrophibicity: From Theory, Simulation, to Experiment. Telluride, Colorado, June 12, 2012.
  • "Hydration and Drying of Biological and Model Substrates." Foundations of Molecular Modeling and Simulation (FOMMS) Conference. Mt. Hood, Oregon, July 26, 2012.
  • "Drying and Hydration of Model and Biological Substrates." Water and Aqueous Solutions Gordon-Kenan Research Seminar. Holderness School, New Hampshire, August 11, 2012.
  • "Hydration and Drying of Biological and Model Substrates." Fredrickson Lecture, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Minnesota, October 11, 2012.
  • "Using Chemical Engineering Tools to Address an Important Puzzle Concerning the Origin of Life." Fredrickson Lecture to Undergraduate Students, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Minnesota, October 12, 2012.

2013

  • "Liquid-Liquid Transition in ST2 Water." Focus Session: Supercooled and Nanoconfined Water. American Physical Society Meeting, Baltimore, March 20, 2013.
  • "Drying and Hydration of Model and Biological Substrates." Julian C. Smith Lecture, School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Cornell University, March 25, 2013.
  • "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Models of the Emergence of Biological Homochirality." Julian C. Smith Lecture, School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Cornell University, March 26, 2013.
  • "Nanoscale Drying and Hydration Phenomena: Fundamentals and Applications." Opening keynote lecture, 13th International Conference on Properties and Phase Equilibrium for Product and Process Design, Iguazú Falls, Argentina, May 26, 2013.
  • "Liquid-Liquid Transition in ST2 Water." CECAM Workshop: New Insights on Simulations, Theory and Experiments in Supercooled Water, Ecole Polytechnique Federale, Lausanne, Switzerland, July 3, 2013.
  • "The Liquid-Liquid Transition in Water: a Computational Perspective." International School of Physics Enrico Fermi. Water: Fundamentals as the Basis for Understanding the Environment and Promoting Technology, Varenna, Italy, July 12, 2013.
  • "The Liquid-Liquid Transition in ST2 Water." Gordon Research Conference on the Chemistry and Physics of Liquids, Holderness School, Plymouth, New Hampshire, August 6, 2013.
  • "The Phase Behavior of Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective." Symposium on Frontiers in Computational Science, Temple University, October 18, 2013.
  • "The Phase Behavior of Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective." Chair Lecture, Department of Chemistry, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, November 1, 2013.
  • "Theory and Computation in Modern Chemical Engineering: a Thermodynamicist's Perspective." 65th Institute Lecture, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, AIChE Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, November 6, 2013.

2014

  • "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Models of the Emergence of Biological Homochirality." Warren L. McCabe Lecture, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, North Carolina State University, February 3, 2014.
  • "The Phase Behavior of Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective." Roger Miller Lecture, Department of Chemistry, University of North Carolina, February 26, 2014.
  • "The Liquid-Liquid Transition in ST2 Water." International Conference on Water Sciences, Peking University, Beijing, China, April 15, 2014.
  • "Chiral Symmetry Breaking: From the Origin of Life to Pharmaceutical Processing." Honorary Professorship Lecture, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, Beijing, China, April 16, 2014.
  • "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Models of the Emergence of Biological Homochirality." Bird, Stewart and Lightfoot Lecture, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Wisconsin, May 13, 2014.
  • "One Substance, Two Liquids? Computational Studies of the Phase Behavior of Supercooled Water." Molecular Physics Lecture, Liblice Conference on the Statistical Mechanics of Liquids, Sec, Czech Republic, June 19, 2014.
  • "The Phase Behavior of Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective." Joint European-Japanese Molecular Liquids Group Conference, Molecular Liquids and Soft Matter – From Fundamentals to Applications, University of Rome III, Italy, September 8, 2014.
  • "Metastable Liquid-Liquid Transition in a Molecular Model of Water." 112th Statistical Mechanics Meeting, Rutgers University, December 15, 2014.

2015

  • "Computational Investigation of Homogeneous Ice Nucleation and Metastable Phase Behavior in Supercooled Water." Workshop on Fundamental Problems in the Physics and Chemistry of Water, Houston, January 16, 2015.
  • "Molecular Simulation in Modern Chemical Engineering: a Thermodynamicist's Perspective." 40th Annual David M. Mason Lectures, Department of Chemical Engineering, Stanford University, May 11, 2015.
  • "Chiral Symmetry Breaking: From the Origin of Life to Pharmaceutical Processing." 40th Annual David M. Mason Lectures, Department of Chemical Engineering, Stanford University, May 13, 2015.
  • "Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Deeply Supercooled Water: A Computational Perspective." Molecular Physics Lecture, Thermodynamics 2015 Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, September 15, 2015.
  • "Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Deeply Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective." Barnett Dodge Distinguished Lecture in Chemical Engineering, Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Yale University, October 28, 2015.
  • "Models of Chiral Symmetry Breaking: From the Origin of Life to Pharmaceutical Processing." 17th W.E. Palke Memorial Lectures, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California at Santa Barbara, November 4, 2015.
  • "Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Deeply Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective." 17th W.E. Palke Memorial Lectures, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California at Santa Barbara, November 5, 2015.
  • "Computational Studies of Biophysical Systems." Invited Lecture at session on New Frontiers of Molecular Thermodynamics, AIChE Annual Meeting, November 10, 2015.
  • "Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Deeply Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective." Symposium on Liquids and Glassy Soft Materials: Theoretical and Neutron Scattering Studies, Materials Research Society Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, December 3, 2015.

2016

  • "Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Deeply Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective." Greater Boston Area Theoretical Chemistry Lecture Series, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, February 24, 2016.
  • "Molecular Simulation in Modern Chemical Engineering: a Thermodynamicist’s Perspective." John A. Quinn Lecture, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, March 16, 2016.
  • "Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Deeply Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective." International School of Neutron Science and Instrumentation. Course on "Water and Water Systems." Ettore Majorana Foundation and Center for Scientific Culture, Erice, Italy. Two lectures, delivered remotely, July 28 and 29, 2016.
  • "Extreme Environments." Discussion Leader at the Gordon Research Conference on Water and Aqueous Solutions, Holderness School, Plymouth, New Hampshire, August 1, 2016.
  • "Drying and Hydration Phenomena at the Nanoscale: Implications for Protein Stability and Long-Term Storage." Distinguished Lindsay Speaker, J.D. Lindsay Lecture Series, Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering, Texas A&M University, November 2, 2016.
  • "Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics of Drying at the Nano-Scale." In Honor of Carol Hall, invited session, AIChE Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, November 14, 2016.

2017

  • "Nano-scale Drying and Hydration Phenomena." Award Symposium Honoring Hildebrand Award Recipient Salvatore Torquato, 253rd ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, April 3, 2017.
  • "Computational Investigation of the Liquid-Liquid Transition in Deeply Supercooled Water." Congress on Water Under Extreme Conditions, Universitŕ degli Studi Roma Tre, Rome, Italy, June 15, 2017.
  • "Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Hydrophobically Induced Nano-scale Evaporation Transitions." Liquid Theory: Symposium in Honor of Ben Widom's 90th Birthday, 254th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 21, 2017.


II. Seminars

1984

  • "Molecular Diffusion in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois, January 31, 1984.
  • "Molecular Diffusion in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Houston, February 24, 1984.
  • "Molecular Diffusion in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, March 6, 1984.
  • "Molecular Diffusion in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Wisconsin, March 14, 1984.
  • "Molecular Diffusion in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemical Engineering, Stanford University, March 8, 1984.
  • "Molecular Diffusion in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemical Engineering, Princeton University, March 28, 1984.
  • "Molecular Diffusion in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Delaware, March 29, 1984.

1986

  • "Sub-Triple Liquids: an Unexplored State of Matter." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, April 21, 1986
  • "From Molecular Chaos to Statistical Order: Some Novel, Predictive Applications of Fluctuation Theory." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, December 1, 1986.
  • "From Molecular Chaos to Statistical Order: Some Novel, Predictive Applications of Fluctuation Theory." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Davis, December 3, 1986.
  • "From Molecular Chaos to Statistical Order: Some Novel, Predictive Applications of Fluctuation Theory." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, December 5, 1986.

1987

  • "From Molecular Chaos to Statistical Order: Some Novel, Predictive Applications of Fluctuation Theory." Department of Chemical Engineering, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, April 13, 1987.
  • "Clustering in Supercritical Mixtures." The Dow Chemical Company, Midland, Michigan, June 23, 1987.
  • "The Molecular Basis of Supercritical Extraction." AIChE Central Jersey Section, October 20, 1987.
  • "Sub-Triple Liquids: an Unexplored State of Matter." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, December 3, 1987.
  • "Clustering in Supercritical Solvents and other Topics in Fluctuation Theory." Department of Chemical Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, December 14, 1987.

1988

  • "Solid Formation and Heterogeneous Catalysis with Near-Critical Fluids." W.R. Grace & Co., Columbia, Maryland, February 10, 1988.
  • "Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics of Near-Critical Mixtures." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Patras, Patras, Greece, September 8, 1988.
  • "Thermodynamics of Near-Critical Systems: Theory, Experiments, Simulations, and Applications." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, December 9, 1988.

1989

  • "Thermodynamics of Near-Critical Systems: Theory, Experiments, Simulations, and Applications." Department of Chemical Engineering, Drexel University, January 23, 1989.
  • "Solids Formation from Supercritical Fluids." Enzytech, Inc. Cambridge, MA, January 27, 1989.
  • "Thermodynamics of Cooperative Behavior in Near-Critical Systems: Theory, Simulations, and Applications." Department of Chemical Engineering and the Levich Institute for Physicochemical Hydrodynamics, The City College of the City University of New York, February 13, 1989.
  • "Thermodynamics of Cooperative Behavior in Dilute Supercritical Systems: Theory, Simulations and Applications." Department of Chemical Engineering, Cornell University, April 4, 1989.
  • "Toward an Understanding of the Molecular Basis of Solubility in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology, September 6, 1989.
  • "Toward an Understanding of the Molecular Basis of Solubility in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Arizona, October 24, 1989.
  • "Tensile Instabilities, Density Anomalies, and Mechanical Stability in Supercooled Liquids: Using Thermodynamics to Understand the Behavior of Liquids Under Tension." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Rochester, November 29, 1989.

1990

  • "Particle Formation from Supercritical Fluids." Merck, Sharp & Dohme Research Laboratories, West Point, PA, January 15, 1990.
  • "Toward an Understanding of the Molecular Basis of Solubility in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Notre Dame, January 30, 1990.
  • "On the Cohesive Strength of Liquids: Some Recent Developments on an Ancient Topic." Department of Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, February 1, 1990.
  • "Toward an Understanding of the Molecular Basis of Solubility in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemical Engineering, Lehigh University, February 14, 1990.
  • "Toward an Understanding of the Molecular Basis of Solubility in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemical Engineering, Yale University, March 22, 1990.
  • "On the Cohesive Strength of Liquids: Some Recent Developments on an Ancient Topic." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Delaware, April 5, 1990.
  • "Toward an Improved Understanding of the Molecular Basis of Solubility in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemical Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, September 12, 1990.
  • "Toward an Improved Understanding of the Molecular Basis of Solubility in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemical Engineering, Rutgers University, December 13, 1990.

1991

  • "Stability of Supercooled Liquids." Department of Chemical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, January 30, 1991.
  • "Particle Formation with Supercritical Fluids." Merck Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Division, West Point, PA, May 6, 1991.
  • "Particle Formation with Supercritical Fluids." Lilly Research Laboratories, Indianapolis, IN, June 6, 1991.
  • "Mechanisms of Solvation and Nucleation in Supercritical Fluids." Advanced Fuels Workshop, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, September 4, 1991.
  • "How much can Liquids be Supercooled? Kinetics, Thermodynamics, and some Biological and Technical Implications." Department of Chemical Engineering, Rice University, September 26, 1991.
  • "How much can Liquids be Supercooled? Kinetics, Thermodynamics, and some Biological and Technical Implications." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, November 11, 1991.

1992

  • "How much can Liquids be Supercooled? Kinetics, Thermodynamics, and some Biological and Technical Implications." Department of Chemistry, Purdue University, February 19, 1992.
  • "Solvation, Nucleation, and Particle Formation in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemical Engineering, Purdue University, February 20, 1992.
  • "Mechanical Instabilities in Some Supercooled Liquids." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara, March 5, 1992.
  • "Near-critical Mixtures: Microstructure, Thermodynamics, and Applications." Department of Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, April 13, 1992.
  • "Mechanical Instabilities in Some Supercooled Liquids." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, April 17, 1992.
  • "Mechanical Instabilities in Some Supercooled Liquids." Department of Chemical Engineering, Stanford University, April 29, 1992.
  • "Mechanical Instabilities in Some Supercooled Liquids." Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, April 30, 1992.
  • "How Much can Liquids be Supercooled? Kinetics, Thermodynamics, and Some Biological and Technical Implications." Department of Chemical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, May 19, 1992.
  • "Nucleation, Solvation, and Particle Formation in Supercritical Fluids." Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of California, San Francisco, June 16, 1992.
  • "Applications of Supercritical Fluids in the Production of Controlled Release Devices." Biomedical Polymers Group, SRI International, Menlo Park, California, June 22, 1992.
  • "Supercritical Fluids as Novel Particle Formation Media: Applications to the Formation of Polymeric and Biological Materials." Exxon Research and Engineering Company, Annandale, NJ, November 18, 1992.
  • "The Stability of Supercooled Liquids." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Texas, Austin, December 1, 1992.

1993

  • "Supercritical Fluids as Particle Formation Media." DuPont Chemicals, Wilmington, Delaware, January 14, 1993.
  • "Stability of Supercooled Liquids." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Maine, Orono, February 19, 1993.
  • "Solvation, Nucleation, and Particle Formation in Supercritical Fluids." Fuel Science Program, Department of Materials Science, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, April 16, 1993.
  • "Computational Studies of Metastability." Graduate School of Engineering, University of Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan, May 29, 1993.
  • "Solute-Solute Interactions in Supercritical Solutions: A Molecular Dynamics Investigation." Symposium on Scientific Research on Supercritical Fluids, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, May 31, 1993.

1994

  • "Computer Simulation of Molecular Interactions in Supercritical Solvents." Advanced Fuels Workshop, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, February 7, 1994.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Maryland, February 22, 1994.
  • "Supercritical Fluids as Particle Formation Media." Department of Chemical Engineering, Yale University, March 28, 1994.
  • "Supercooled Water: Biological Significance, Thermodynamic Puzzles, and Some General Questions on Metastability in Liquids." Department of Chemical Engineering, Yale University, March 31, 1994.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, April 15, 1994.
  • "Supercritical Fluids as Particle Formation Media." AIChE Central Jersey Section, Princeton University, May 19, 1994.
  • "Supercritical Fluids as Particle Formation Media." Robert L. Mitchell Technical Center, Hoechst Celanese Corporation, Summit, New Jersey, July 14, 1994.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Department of Chemical Engineering, City College of the City University of New York, October 31, 1994.
  • "Supercritical Fluids as Particle Formation Media." Alza Corporation, Palo Alto, California, December 9, 1994.

1995

  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Department of Chemical Engineering, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, March 3, 1995.
  • "Simulation of Structure and Dynamics at Supercritical Conditions." Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, Ohio, March 10, 1995.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Department of Chemical Engineering, Polytechnic University, New York, March 15, 1995.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." School of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, April 27, 1995.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Department of Chemical Engineering and Petroleum Refining, Colorado School of Mines, April 28, 1995.
  • "Materials Processing with Supercritical Fluids." Merck Research Laboratories, Rahway, New Jersey, May 1, 1995.
  • "Computer Simulation of Molecular Interactions in Supercritical Solvents." AFOSR Supercritical Fuels Workshop, Ann Arbor, Michigan, June 15, 1995.
  • "Materials Processing with Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Southern Illinois, Carbondale, Illinois, September 8, 1995.
  • "Towards an Understanding of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Department of Chemical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, October 24, 1995.
  • "Towards an Understanding of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana, November 7, 1995.

1996

  • "The Surface Enrichment Problem in Interfacial Thermodynamics." Department of Chemical Engineering, Princeton University, April 22, 1996.
  • "Phase Behavior of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Southern Florida, Tampa, Florida, April 26, 1996.
  • "Theoretical and Computational Studies of Nucleation in Supercritical Fuels." AFOSR Contractors Meeting, Virginia Beach, Virginia, June 4, 1996.
  • "Materials Processing with Supercritical Fluids." David Sarnoff Research Center, Princeton, December 4, 1996.
  • "The Glass Transition." Merck & Co., Inc., West Point, PA, December 12, 1996.

1997

  • "Materials Processing with Supercritical Fluids." Bristol-Myers Squibb, New Brunswick, NJ, January 3, 1997.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Department of Chemical Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, March 3, 1997.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Department of Chemical Engineering, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, April 10, 1997.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Chemistry Division, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY, April 23, 1997.
  • "Materials Processing with Supercritical Fluids." Inhale Therapeutic Systems, Palo Alto, CA, May 21, 1997.
  • "The Glass Transition: Fundamentals and Applications." Merck Laboratories, Pharmaceutical Research, West Point, PA, May 30, 1997.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled and Glassy Water." Polymer Science and Engineering Department, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, September 26, 1997.

1998

  • "Towards an Improved Understanding of Supercooled Liquids and the Glass Transition." Department of Chemical Engineering, Tulane University, February 13, 1998.
  • "Towards an Improved Understanding of Supercooled Liquids and the Glass Transition." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, February 26, 1998.
  • "Statistical Geometry and Energy Landscapes in Liquids and Glasses." Institute for Physical Science and Technology, University of Maryland, College Park, May 12, 1998.
  • "Water at Extreme Conditions." Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Minnesota, October 27, 1998.
  • "Water at Extreme Conditions." Department of Chemical Engineering, McGill University, November 3, 1998.

1999

  • "Water at Extreme Conditions: Its Properties and Uses." Department of Chemical Engineering, Texas A&M University, January 29, 1999.
  • "Water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, March 15, 1999.
  • "Statistical Geometry and Energy Landscapes in Liquids and Glasses." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara, April 15, 1999.
  • "Statistical Geometry and Energy Landscapes in Liquids and Glasses." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, April 16, 1999.
  • "Statistical Geometry and Energy Landscapes in Liquids and Glasses." Department of Chemical Engineering, Northwestern University, June 3, 1999.
  • "Water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink." Department of Chemical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, September 9, 1999.
  • "Water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink." Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, September 10, 1999.
  • "Particle Formation with Supercritical Fluids." Department of Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, and Environmental Science, New Jersey Institute of Technology, October 18, 1999.
  • "Water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan, December 9, 1999.

2000

  • "Water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of South Carolina, Columbia, February 10, 2000.
  • "Towards an Improved Understanding of Supercooled Liquids and Glasses." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison, May 9, 2000.
  • "Relaxation and Dynamics in Supercooled Liquids and Glasses." ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company, Clinton, September 15, 2000.
  • "Towards an Improved Understanding of Water." Department of Chemical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, November 30, 2000.

2001

  • "Ubiquitous but Unusual, Odd but Odered: Recent Developments in Aqueous Thermodynamics." Department of Chemical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, November 15, 2001.
  • "Towards an Improved Understanding of Glasses and Supercooled Liquids." Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, November 16, 2001.

2002

  • "Engineering Pharmaceutical Stability in the Solid State." Baxter Healthcare Corp., Round Lake, IL. May 3, 2002.
  • "Metastability, Cinfinement and Hydrophobicity: Recent Progress in Aqueous Thermodynamics." Department of Chemical Engineering, City College of the City University of New York. October 28, 2002.
  • "Recent Progress in the Thermodynamics of Glasses and Supercooled Liquids." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, November 26, 2002.

2003

  • "Metastability, Confinement and Hydrophobicity: Recent Progress in Aqueous Thermodynamics." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Virginia. April 10, 2003.

2004

  • "Cold Water." Department of Chemical Engineering, Drexel University, March 8th, 2004.
  • "Recent Developments in the Theory of Glasses and Supercooled Liquids." Department of Chemical Engineering, Ohio State University, April 8th, 2004.
  • "Derivation of Inequalities Using the 2nd Law of Thermodynamics." Friday Lunch Talk, Department of Chemical Engineering, Princeton University, April 16th, 2004.
  • "Recent Developments in the Theory of Glasses: Energy Landscape Statistics." Complex Materials Seminar, Department of Chemical Engineering, Princeton University, April 19th, 2004.
  • "Cold Water." Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois, April 21st, 2004.
  • "Some Recent Developments in the Theory of Glasses and Supercooled Liquids." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, May 13th, 2004.
  • "Recent Developments in the Theory of Glasses and Supercooled Liquids." Pfizer Pharmaceutical Research and Development, Groton, Connecticut, June 18th, 2004.

2005

  • "Biopreservation and Amorphous Glass Characterization." Bend Research, Inc., Bend, Oregon, March 14th, 2005.
  • "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Perspective on the Glass Transition." Department of Mechanical Engineering, Yale University, October 12th, 2005.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled, Glassy and Confined Water." Department of Chemistry, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, November 17th, 2005.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled, Glassy and Confined Water." Department of Chemical Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, November 18th, 2005.

2006

  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled, Glassy and Confined Water." Department of Chemical Engineering, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, January 30th, 2006.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled, Glassy and Confined Water." Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, April 19th, 2006.
  • "Thermodynamics of Supercooled, Glassy and Confined Water." Department of Chemical Engineering and Chemical Technology, Imperial College, London, June 9th, 2006.
  • "Thermodynamics of Confined, Supercooled and Glassy Water." Department of Chemical Engineering, Lehigh University, September 6th, 2006.

2007

  • "Water in Confined Spaces." Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Northwestern University, May 31st, 2007.
  • "Water in Confined Spaces." Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Florida State University, September 14th, 2007.
  • "Water in Confined Spaces." Department of Physics, University of Missouri-Rolla, October 11th, 2007.
  • "Water in Confined Spaces." Otto York Department of Chemical Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, October 29th, 2007.
  • "Water in Confined Spaces." Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Houston, November 30th, 2007.
  • "Thermodynamics of Heat-, Cold-, and Pressure-Induced Protein Unfolding." College of Chemical Engineering, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, Beijing, China, December 20th, 2007.
  • "Thermodynamics of Heat-, Cold-, and Pressure-Induced Protein Unfolding." Department of Chemical Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, December 21st, 2007.
  • "Water in Confined Spaces." School of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, China, December 29th, 2007.

2008

  • "Computational Characterization of Structure in Equilibrium and Non-Equilibrium Materials." Department of Chemical Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, January 4th, 2008.
  • "Theory and Simulation of Glasses and Glass-Forming Materials." Department of Chemical Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, January 10th, 2008.
  • "Hydrophobicity: Theoretical and Computational Perspectives." School of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Oklahoma, February 21st, 2008.
  • "Water in Confined Spaces." Chemistry Department, University of Wisconsin, September 23rd, 2008.
  • "Water in Confined Spaces." Department of Physics, Yeshiva University, December 2nd, 2008.

2009

  • "Phase Behavior and Structure of Water in Nano-scale Confinement." Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, Princeton Forrestal Campus, January 15th, 2009.
  • "Phase Behavior and Structure of Water in Nano-scale Confinement." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Rhode Island, April 22nd, 2009.
  • "Water in Confined Spaces." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Washington, April 27th, 2009.

2010

  • "Hydration Phenomena at the Nano-Scale: Theoretical and Computational Perspectives." Department of Chemical Engineering, Carnegie-Mellon University, March 2nd, 2010.
  • "Water. A Computational Perspective." Carbon Mitigation Initiative Luncheon Seminar, Princeton University, May 18th, 2010.
  • "Hydration Phenomena at the Nano-Scale: Theoretical and Computational Perspectives." Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, September 15th, 2010.

2011

  • "Computational Studies of Mechanical Stresses on Proteins Upon Vitrification (and a Cautionary Note on the Calculation of Fragility via Simulation)." Workshop on Molecular Glasses, Unilever, Colworth, United Kingdom, January 27, 2011.
  • "Thermodynamics and Dynamics of Drying Transitions in Nano-Scale Confinement." Workshop on Molecular Glasses, Unilever, Colworth, United Kingdom, January 28, 2011.
  • "Nano-scale Hydration Phenomena: Theoretical and Computational Perspectives." Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Tulane University, February 18, 2011.
  • "Hydration Phenomena at the Nano-Scale: Theoretical and Computational Perspectives." Physical Chemistry Colloquium, Department of Chemistry, University of Utah, April 5, 2011.
  • "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Models of the Appearance of Biological Homochirality." Biological Physics Seminar, Arizona State University, April 6, 2011.
  • "Hydration Phenomena at the Nano-Scale: Theoretical and Computational Perspectives." Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Arizona State University, April 8, 2011.
  • "CO2-H2O Phase Behavior and CO2 Hydrate Dynamics." Tenth Annual Carbon Mitigation Initiative (CMI) Meeting, Princeton University, April 12, 2011.
  • "Nano-scale Hydration Phenomena: Theoretical and Computational Perspectives." Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Maryland, May 3, 2011.
  • "Desarrollos Recientes en la Teoria de la Hidrofobicidad (Recent Developments in the Theory of Hydrophobicity)." Department of Inorganic, Analytical and Physical Chemistry, Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciences, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, September 23, 2011.
  • "Structural Order and Thermodynamics in Tetrahedral Liquids." Workshop on: Towards Unifying Concepts in the Physics of Aperiodic Systems, Princeton Center for Theoretical Science, Princeton University, October 14, 2011.

2012

  • "Computational Studies of Maintenance and Repair of Biological Substrates". Unilever, Port Sunlight, United Kingdom, February 1, 2012.
  • "Theoretical and Computational Studies of Nano-Scale Hydration Phenomena". Department of Mechanical Engineering, Villanova University, February 24, 2012.
  • "Theoretical and Computational Studies of Nano-Scale Hydration Phenomena". Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Florida, February 27, 2012.
  • "Theoretical and Computational Studies of Nano-Scale Hydration Phenomena". School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Georgia Institute of Technology, March 8, 2012.
  • "Polyamorphism in Water: a Computational Perspective." Lunch Seminar Series on Towards Unifying Concepts in the Physics of Aperiodic Systems, Princeton Center for Theoretical Science, Princeton University, April 4, 2012.
  • "Hydration and Drying of Biological and Model Substrates." Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Iowa State University, October 25, 2012.
  • "Hydration and Drying of Biological and Model Substrates." Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University, November 8, 2012.

2013

  • "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Models of the Origin of Biological Homochirality." Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Delaware, September 6, 2013.

2014

  • "The Phase Behavior of Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective." Department of Chemistry, Duke University, February 25, 2014.
  • "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Models of the Emergence of Biological Homochirality." Princeton Center for Theoretical Science, March 13, 2014.
  • "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Models of the Emergence of Biological Homochirality." Princeton Origin of Life Discussion Group, April 2, 2014.
  • "One Substance, Two Liquids: Computational Studies of Cold Liquid Water." Princeton Institute for Computational Science and Engineering (PICSciE), Symposium on Data Science, May 16, 2014.
  • "The Phase Behavior of Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective." Department of Chemistry, University of Calgary, Canada, October 31, 2014.

2015

  • "Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective." Department of Chemistry, Virginia Commonwealth University, January 29, 2015.
  • "Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective." Chemistry Division, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC, February 26, 2015.
  • "Thermodynamic and Kinetic Models of the Emergence of Biological Homochirality." Physical Chemistry Seminar, Chemistry Department, University of California, Berkeley, March 10, 2015.

2016

  • "The Phase Behavior of Deeply Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective." The Thomas Young Center for the Theory and Simulation of Materials, London, United Kingdom, January 21, 2016.
  • "The Phase Behavior of Deeply Supercooled Water: a Computational Perspective." Chemistry Department, Cambridge University, Cambridge, United Kingdom, January 22, 2016.
  • "Drying and Hydration Phenomena at the Nanoscale: Implications for Stability and Long-Term Storage of Proteins." Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Rochester, September 7, 2016.
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