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Inside Innovation: Liangfang Zhang
Tue, May 16, 2017, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM PDT
Inside Innovation featuring Liangfang Zhang.
Roth Auditorium and Terrace, Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine, 3rd Tuesdays from 4-6pm.
4:00 pm - Registration
4:15 pm - Welcome
4:20 pm - Presentation
4:40 pm - Q&A
5:00 pm - Refreshments/ Networking
Prof. Liangfang Zhang received his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign (UIUC) in 2006, was a postdoctoral associate at MIT during 2006-2008, and holds B.E. and M.S. degrees in Chemical Engineering from Tsinghua University in China. He is currently a professor in the Department of Nanoengineering at UC San Diego.
His research group in the Nanomaterials and Nanomedicine Laboratory aims to create cutting-edge biomimetic nanotechnologies and exploit them to study and solve complex biological problems that are associated with human diseases. One major research goal is to overcome the various therapeutic barriers in the treatment of cancer and antibiotic-resistant bacterial infection. Overall, the group seeks to understand the fundamental sciences at the interface of nanomedicine and biology.
Inside Innovation is a presentation series featuring the latest innovative technologies developed by UC San Diego researchers. Get an inside look at what is happening in the labs, explore commercialization opportunities and inquire about licensing.
UC San Diego Office of Innovation and Commercialization - providing campus-wide innovation and entrepreneurism support, building a dynamic entrepreneurial community and promoting a vibrant regional ecosystem.
There is ample parking adjacent to the auditorium building, once you head upstairs from the parking lot, go walk past the Bella Vista Caffe to the left.
Directions to the Roth Auditorium (with Google maps link): http://www.sanfordconsortium.com/directions
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Roth Auditorium, Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Drive
San Diego, CA 92037