Please join the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering on Homecoming weekend, Oct. 27-28, as we celebrate and reflect on the legacy of the late Chemical Engineering Professor Tom Hanratty. Friday’s highlights include technical presentations and reflections by Professor Ron Adrian, Professor Jonathan Higdon, Dr. John Kuzan, Professor Mark McCready, and Professor Dimitrios Papavassiliou, plus opportunities to connect with former colleagues and Hanratty alumni on Friday and Saturday evenings.
More information: https://chbe.illinois.edu/hanratty/
Online registration: https://my.chbe.illinois.edu/eventreg/register.asp
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Check-in and informal welcome lunch
Sandwiches and drinks will be served. North Lobby, Roger Adams Laboratory
Please register if you would like to join us for the luncheon.
1:30 p.m.-4:45 p.m. Technical Presentations
B102, Chemical Life Sciences Laboratory
1:30-1:45 p.m.: Welcome, Dr. Jonathan Higdon, University of Illinois
1:45-2:15 p.m.: Dr. Ronald Adrian, Regents Professor, Arizona State University,
2:15-2:35 p.m.: Dr. John Kuzan, Research Manager, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Co.
2:35-2:55 p.m.: Dr. Dimitrios Papavassiliou, Professor, University of Oklahoma
3:00-3:30 p.m.: Break/Refreshments
3:30-3:45 p.m.: The Hanratty Travel Fund, Dr. Paul Kenis, Professor and Department Head
3:45-4:15 p.m.: Dr. Mark McCready, Professor, Univeristy of Notre Dame
4:15-4:45 p.m.: In the Spirit of T.J. Hanratty – Current Fluid Mechanics Research at Illinois CHBE, Dr. Jonathan Higdon
5 p.m.-8 p.m. Evening reception
Hot appetizers and beverages will be served.
Chemistry Library, 170 Noyes Laboratory
Please register if you would like to join us for the reception.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28
9 a.m.: Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Alumni Tailgate
Grange Grove, tailgating area west of Memorial Stadium
11 a.m.: Football game: Illinois vs. Wisconsin
1 p.m. and 3 p.m.: Lab tours
Meet in north lobby, Roger Adams Laboratory
Evening Reception: Cocktails at 6 p.m.; dinner at 7 p.m.
Room 104, Illini Union
Please register if you would like to join us for the dinner.