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Darsh T. Wasan Lecture

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Dr. Robert S. Langer
October 7, 2014

Dr. Robert S. Langer delivers the 2014 Darsh T. Wasan Lecture, "Biomaterials and biotechnology: From the discovery of the first angiogenesis inhibitors to the development of controlled drug delivery systems and the foundation of tissue engineering." Langer is a David H. Koch Institute Professor Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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Dr. R. K. Pachauri
October 23, 2013

Dr. R. K. Pachauri delivers the 2013 Darsh T. Wasan Lecture, "Harnessing Knowledge to Meet the Challenge of Climate Change." Pachauri is the director general of the Energy and Resources Institute in New Delhi, India.

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Dr. Subra Suresh
September 18, 2012

Dr. Subra Suresh delivers the 2012 Darsh T. Wasan Lecture, "Challenges and Opportunities for Global Science." Suresh is the director of the National Science Foundation.

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Alice P. Gast
October 26, 2011

Alice P. Gast, a renowned leader in higher education and a distinguished researcher in the study of surface and interfacial phenomena, delivers the 2011 Darsh T. Wasan Lecture. Gast was appointed the 13th president of Lehigh University in 2006 and is the co-author of Physical Chemistry of Surfaces, a classic textbook on colloid and surface phenomena. She has presented named lectures at several of the nation's leading research institutions.

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Susan Solomon
October 13, 2010

Susan Solomon (CHE '77) presents the 2010 Darsh T. Wasan Lecture, "A Tale for Our Times: Something for Everyone About Climate Change and the Reasons for Climate Gridlock."Solomon is a senior scientist at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in Boulder, Colorado. She received her bachelor's degree in chemistry from IIT in 1977 and her Ph.D. from UC-Berkeley in 1981.

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