AIBN Seminar Series

The AIBN Seminar series showcases a range of seminars across different topics and disciplines

AIBN Seminar Series Supramolecular approaches for catalysis, catalysis in living cells and as gene delivery agent

8 December 2022 12:00pm
​We are pleased to Present Professor Joost N.H Reek 

Professor at the University of Amsterdam

Van ‘t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences

Date: Thursday 8th December

Time: 12pm

Venue: AIBN Level 1 Seminar room and online via zoom https://uqz.zoom.us/j/85815716624

AIBN Seminar Series Metabolic engineering and early scale up of cell factories and microbial consortia: case studies to produce anticancer drugs and biofuels

7 December 2022 11:00am
We are pleased to present Associate Professor Leonardo Rios Solis
University of Newcastle, School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology. United Kingdom
to speak on Metabolic engineering and early scale up of cell factories and microbial consortia: case studies to produce anticancer drugs and biofuels.
Date: Wednesday 7th December 2022
Time: 11:00am
Venue: AIBN Level 1 Seminar room or online via zoom https://uqz.zoom.us/j/83277475089

AIBN Seminar Series Physical biochemistry of amyloidosis disease

5 December 2022 11:00am
Presenter: Assistant Professor Damien Hall

WPI - Nano Life Science Institute, Kanazawa University, Japan

AIBN Seminar Series HDR

1 December 2022 12:30pm
We are pleased to present Dan Cheng to speak on Surface Chemistry of Spiky Silica Nanoparticles Tailors Polyethyleneimine Binding and Intracellular DNA Delivery and Lauren Geurds to speak on Understanding mechanisms of aging in human brain organoids and in vivo.

Seminar Series ECR AND STUDENT HDR SEMINAR

24 November 2022 12:30pm
We are pleased to present Dr Julio Aguado of the Wolvetang group AIBN The University of QLD and
We are pleased to present Lauren Geurds of Amarilian group AIBN The University of QLD

AIBN Seminar Series Spectroscopy of Gold Nanocrystals – Pressure, Assembly and Sizing

17 November 2022 12:30pm
We are pleased to present Professor Paul Mulvaney
School of Chemistry, University of Melbourne.

AIBN Seminar Series HDR Student Seminar

10 November 2022 12:30pm
Presenter: Jingjing Wang from Xu group at AIBN The University of QLD
Presenter: Chengxi Zhang from Wang group at AIBN The University of QLD

AIBN Seminar Series

3 November 2022 12:15pm
Presenter: Dr Tushar Kumeria from University of New South Wales and  David Harrich  from QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute

AIBN Seminar Series Understanding of the overlapping between Biochemical Engineering and Synthetic Biology

27 October 2022 12:30pm
We are pleased to present Associate Professor Leonardo Rios Solis to speak on Understanding of the overlapping between Biochemical Engineering and Synthetic Biology
Date: 27th October 2022
Time: 12.30pm
Venue: AIBN Level 1 Seminar Room or Online Via Zoom

AIBN Seminar Series Defining Effective Therapies for the Treatment of Aggressive Adult and Pediatric Brain Cancer

20 October 2022 12:30pm
We are pleased to present Professor Bryan Day, Group Leader, Sid Faithfull Brain Cancer Laboratory, QIMR Berghofer MRI, Brisbane, Australia to speak on Defining Effective Therapies for the Treatment of Aggressive Adult and Pediatric Brain Cancer.
Date: 20th October
Time: 12.30pm
Venue: AIBN Level 1 Seminar room or online via zoom. Click here to join

AIBN Seminar Series Super-wettability and Beyond - Quantum-confined Superfluid: Biological Energy Conversion, Chemical Reaction and Information Transfer

17 October 2022 1:00pm
We are pleased to present Professor Lei Jiang from Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences (TIPC) to speak on Super-wettability and Beyond - Quantum-confined Superfluid: Biological Energy Conversion, Chemical Reaction and Information Transfer.
Date: 17th October 2022
Time: 1pm-2pm
Venue: AIBN Seminar Room or Online Via Zoom

AIBN Seminar Series NANOTECHNOLOGY FOR HELPING COMPLEX DRUGS AND VACCINES REACHING THEIR TARGETS

6 October 2022 4:00pm
We are pleased to present Professor Maria Josefa Alonso to speak on NANOTECHNOLOGY FOR HELPING COMPLEX DRUGS AND VACCINES REACHING THEIR TARGETS
Date: 6th October 2022
Time: 4:00pm
Venue: AIBN Level 1 Seminar Room or Online Via Zoom

AIBN Seminar Series Deploying Biotechnology at DSM to Address Global Challenges in Nutrition, Health and Sustainability

29 September 2022 10:00am
Deploying Biotechnology at DSM to Address Global Challenges in Nutrition, Health and Sustainability

Dr Chris Stowers
Sr Director of Biotechnology at Royal DSM

AIBN Seminar Series NANOTECHNOLOGY FOR HELPING COMPLEX DRUGS AND VACCINES REACHING THEIR TARGETS

26 September 2022 4:00pm
We are pleased to present Professor Maria Josefa Alonso to speak on NANOTECHNOLOGY FOR HELPING COMPLEX DRUGS AND VACCINES REACHING THEIR TARGETS
Date: 6th October 2022
Time: 4pm
Venue: AIBN Seminar Room or Online Via Zoom

AIBN Seminar Series Deploying Biotechnology at DSM to Address Global Challenges in Nutrition, Health and Sustainability

Cancelled
22 September 2022 10:00am
Presenter: Dr Chis Stowers
Sr Director of Biotechnology at Royal DSM

AIBN Seminar Series ECR AND STUDENT HDR SEMINAR

15 September 2022 12:30pm
We are pleased to present Dr Gustavo Rodrigues Rossi from The University of QLD Diamantina Institute to speak on
and Minjun Kim from AIBN to speak on Strategic design of Fe and N co-doped hierarchically porous carbon as superior ORR catalyst: From the perspective of nanoarchitectonics
Date: 15th September 2022
Time: 12:30pm
Venue: AIBN Level 1 Seminar room

AIBN Seminar series The interplay between hemostasis and immune response in biomaterial development for tissue healing

1 September 2022 12:30pm
Distinguished Professor Yin Xiao
Griffith University School of Medicine and Dentistry

AIBN Seminar Series A Platform Technology for Generating Subunit Vaccines Against Diverse Viral Pathogens

25 August 2022 12:30pm
A Platform Technology for Generating Subunit Vaccines Against Diverse Viral Pathogens

Dr Andrew Young
School of Chemistry & Molecular Biosciences

AIBN Seminar Series Complex Macromolecular Architectures and their Interplay with Light

18 August 2022 12:30pm
Complex Macromolecular Architectures and their Interplay with Light

Hendrik Frisch
Queensland University of Technology

AIBN Seminar series Competing with complexity: unlocking nature’s potential using synthetic biology

4 August 2022 12:30pm
Competing with complexity: unlocking nature’s potential using synthetic biology

Dr Tom Williams
Macquarie University / Number 8 Bio

AIBN Seminar Series From bugs to brains: targeting the membrane to enhance drug efficacy

28 July 2022 12:30pm
From bugs to brains: targeting the membrane to enhance drug efficacy

Professor Megan O’Mara
Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, The University of Queensland

AIBN Seminar Series A mosquito cell culture platform for the manufacture of arbovirus vaccines

21 July 2022 12:30pm
A mosquito cell culture platform for the manufacture of arbovirus vaccines

Henry De Malmanche
ECR Postdoctoral research fellow SCMB

AIBN Seminar Series HDR Student Seminar

14 July 2022 12:30pm
AIBN HDR Student Seminar
Fahima Akther and Xiao Tan
AIBN, Xu Group and Whittaker Group

AIBN Seminar Series Interplay of metal-organic framework crystals, liquids and glasses

7 July 2022 12:30pm
Interplay of metal-organic framework crystals, liquids and glasses

Dr Jingwei Hou
School of Chemical Engineering, the University of Queensland

AIBN Seminar Series (Cancer) theranostics with radiolabeled nanomaterials

1 July 2022 12:00pm
(Cancer) theranostics with radiolabeled nanomaterials

Professor Weibo Cai
Departments of Radiology, University of Wisconsin - Madison

AIBN Seminar Series Biomaterials and drug delivery: How they will change our lives

30 June 2022 9:30am
Biomaterials and drug delivery: How they will change our lives

Professor Robert Langer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

AIBN Seminar Series 2022 - HDR

23 June 2022 12:30pm
AIBN Seminar Series 2022 - HDR

Raïssa Teixeira and Feifei Liu
AIBN, The University of Queensland

AIBN Seminar Series Submicron-Sized Vermiculite Assisted Oregano Oil for Controlled Release and Long-Term Bacterial Inhibition

16 June 2022 12:30pm
Submicron-Sized Vermiculite Assisted Oregano Oil for Controlled Release and Long-Term Bacterial Inhibition

Sukitha Kothalawala
Yu Group

AIBN Seminar Series: Precision diagnostics and therapeutics for paediatric cancers

9 June 2022 12:30pm1:30pm
Precision diagnostics and therapeutics for paediatric cancers

Professor Maria Kavallaris AM
Children’s Cancer Institute, University of Technology Sydney

AIBN Seminar Series Biomimetic scaffolds for tissue engineering applications via melt electrowriting

2 June 2022 12:30pm
Biomimetic scaffolds for tissue engineering applications via melt electrowriting

Dr Elena Juan Pardo
Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research

AIBN Seminar Series Non coding RNA synthesis at DNA lesions

26 May 2022 3:00pm
Professor d’Adda di Fagagna
FIRC Institute of Molecular Oncology Foundation

AIBN Seminar Series Liquid metal enabled sensors and bio-systems

19 May 2022 12:30pm1:30pm
Professor Kourosh Kalantar-Zadeh
Chemical Engineering, University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney

AIBN Seminar Series: Student Seminars

12 May 2022 12:30pm
Student Seminars
Tomota Nagaura and Saikat Ghosh
Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology

AIBN Seminar Series Upconversion nanophotonic systems for super-resolution imaging and single-molecule assays

5 May 2022 12:30pm1:30pm
Professor Dayong Jin
ARC Laureate Fellow, University of Technology Sydney

AIBN Seminar Series: Understanding human reprogramming: a journey from epiblast and trophoblast into iBlastoids

28 April 2022 12:30pm
Professor Jose M Polo
Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

AIBN Seminar Series: PhD Student Seminars

21 April 2022 12:30pm
Presenter One: Ms Suchada Niamsuphap, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, UQ.
Presenter Two: Mr Nicolas Constantin, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, UQ.

AIBN Seminar Series: Long noncoding RNAs and memory

31 March 2022 12:00pm
Associate Professor Timothy Bredy
Queensland Brain Institute The University of Queensland

AIBN Seminar Series: Harnessing the power of microbial cell factories to assemble functional materials

24 March 2022 12:00pm
Professor Bernd H A Rehm
Centre for Cell Factories and Biopolymers, Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery, Griffith University, Australia

AIBN Seminar Series: An integrative approach to characterise membrane-altering peptides

17 March 2022 12:00pm
Presenter: Dr Evelyne Deplazes Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland and an Adjunct Research Fellow at the University of Technology Sydney

Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland and an Adjunct Research Fellow at the University of Technology Sydney

AIBN Seminar Series: AIBN Staff and Student Seminar

10 March 2022 12:00pm
Presenter One: Mr Matthias Noebel, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, UQ.
Presenter Two: Dr Helen Gunter, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, UQ.

AIBN Seminar Series: Biomimetic Systems Engineering for Advanced Healthcare Manufacturing Processes

24 February 2022 12:00pm
Presenter: Dr Mark Allenby, Senior Lecturer, School of Chemical Engineering, The University of Queensland

AIBN Seminar Series: Developing nanoparticle delivery platform for plant regulation

17 February 2022 12:00pm
Mr Jiaxi Yong
Xu Group, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology

AIBN Seminar Series: Extracellular vesicles for therapeutic and diagnostic applications

10 February 2022 12:00pm
Presenter: Associate Professor Joy Wolfram, Group leader, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, The University of Queensland

AIBN Seminar Series: PhD Student Seminars

25 November 2021 12:00pm
Presenter One: Mrs Malindrie Dharmaratne, Mar Group, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, UQ.
Presenter Two: Ms Fahimeh Farokhinejad, Trau Group, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, UQ.

AIBN Seminar Series: Glycopolymers - A journey from polymer synthesis to drug delivery applications

11 November 2021 12:00pm
Presenter: Professor Martina Stenzel, ARC Laureate Fellow and Professor in the School of Chemistry, University of New South Wales

AIBN Seminar Series: PhD Student Seminars

4 November 2021 12:00pm
Presenter One: Mr Emtiaz Ahmed, Trau Group, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, UQ.
Presenter Two: Mr Mohamed Ahmed, Wang Group, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, UQ.

AIBN Seminar Series: Double Feature Seminar

28 October 2021 12:00pm
Presenter One: Dr Matthew Baker, University of New South Wales
Presenter Two: Dr Ira Deveson, Garvan Institute of Medical Research

AIBN Seminar Series: Modelling human macrophages using pluripotent stem cells

21 October 2021 12:00pm
Presenter: Professor Christine Wells, Head of Laboratory, Wells laboratory, The University of Melbourne

AIBN Seminar Series: Microbiota Transfer Therapy for Autism: Multi-Omic Approaches to Lessons Learned

14 October 2021 12:00pm
Presenter: Dr Rosa Krajmalnik-Brown, School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment, Biodesign Center for Health Through Microbiomes, Arizona State University

AIBN Seminar Series: PhD Student Seminars

7 October 2021 12:00pm
Presenter One: Mr James Humphries, Thurecht Group, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, UQ.
Presenter Two: Mr Zhao Wang, Rowan Group, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, UQ.

AIBN Seminar Series: Making Polymer Science Work for Refugees and Refugees Work for Polymer Science

30 September 2021 4:00pm
Presenter: Professor Anthony J Ryan OBE, Professor of Physical Chemistry at the University of Sheffield and the founding Director of the Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures.

AIBN Seminar Series: Fundamentals and applications of reagent-free bio-functionalisable devices, scaffolds and nanoparticles

23 September 2021 12:00pm
Presenter: Professor Marcela Bilek, Professor of Applied Physics and Surface Engineering, The University of Sydney

AIBN Seminar Series: Polymeric/inorganic nanohybrids: attractive materials as molecular imaging probes

16 September 2021 12:00pm
Presenter: Dr Ruirui Qiao, Group leader and NHMRC Emerging Leadership fellow at Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN), The University of Queensland

AIBN Seminar Series: Mental Fitness: Handling pressure at work during uncertain times

9 September 2021 12:00pm
Presenter: Dr Christian Heim, Clinical Psychologist
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AIBN Seminar Series: PhD Student Seminars

2 September 2021 12:00pm
Presenter: Ms Weijing Chu, Thurecht Group, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, UQ.

AIBN Seminar Series: PhD Student Seminars

26 August 2021 12:00pm
Presenter One: Ms Cecilia Gomez Inclan, Wolvetang Group, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, UQ.
Presenter Two: Ms Yueqi Kong, Yu Group, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, UQ.

AIBN Seminar Series: Engineering Natural product biosynthesis to make rocket fuels and medicines

19 August 2021 12:00pm
Presenter: Dr Pablo Cruz Morales, Joint BioEnergy Institute, University of California, Berkeley. Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability. Yeast Natural Products, Denmark.

AIBN Seminar Series: Drafting a molecular MAP for biological carbon recycling

12 August 2021 4:00pm
UPDATED Presenter: Professor Anthony J Ryan OBE, The Professor of Physical Chemistry at the University of Sheffield and the founding Director of the Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures.

AIBN Seminar Series: Creating Vaccines at Pandemic Speed

5 August 2021 12:00pm
Presenter: Associate Professor Keith Chappell, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology / School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, The University of Queensland

AIBN Seminar Series: A novel 3D printing approach for structured microenvironments and defined cell behaviour

19 January 2021 11:00am12:00pm
Presenter: Professor Hala Zreiqat AM, Biomedical Engineering, University of Sydney

AIBN Virtual Seminar Series: Application of mixture models to RNA-seq data to discover ageing regulators

22 October 2020 12:00pm12:45pm
Presenter: Sasdekumar (Sas) Loganathan, AIBN PhD Student (Mar Group)

AIBN-RACI Virtual Seminar Series: Biomaterials as Synthetic Extracellular Matrices: Biology in the Fourth Dimension

30 September 2020 9:00am10:00am
Special Guest Speaker: Distinguished Professor Dr Kristi Anseth, BioFrontiers Institute, University of Colorado.

AIBN Virtual Seminar Series: Toward the biocontrol of the crown-of-thorn starfish

17 September 2020 12:00pm12:45pm
Presenter: Kuok Yap, AIBN PhD Student from UQ PEF.

Vortex Driven Thin Film Processing Under Flow

10 August 2017 12:00pm
Professor Colin L Raston AO

Through The Valley Of Death To Commercial Success – Taking Your Research To The Next Level

22 September 2016 12:00pm1:00pm
Dr Anthony Musumeci (Uniseed) and Dr Mike Molinari (MRCF)

Crystal Form Control via Gas Pressure

14 July 2016 12:00pm1:00pm
Professor Jerry Atwood

Design Build Deploy

6 July 2016 10:00am11:00am
Dr Darren Platt

Dissipative Systems and “Synthetic Complexity.”

1 July 2016 12:00pm1:00pm
Professor George Whitesides

Non-covalent Synthesis Of Functional Supramolecular Systems

19 May 2016 12:00pm1:00pm
Professor E.W. (Bert) Meijer