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Modular Materials by Self-Assembly

About this event

Speaker: Dr. Matthen Tirrell

Richard A. Auhll Professor and Dean
Departments of Chemical Engineering and Materials
University of California, Santa Barbara


Self-assembly is an approach being explored for materials creation and manufacture that draws inspiration from biology … Self-assembly will not achieve its full potential unless it is taken seriously as a manufacturing process, as opposed to a laboratory technique.