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Elements of surprise for all ages

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Is your wedding ring really 14 karat gold? An x-ray fluorescence device can reveal the answer — and promote science to the public. In early 2016, the CEBC purchased one of these devices with a grant from NSF. It has been demonstrated at more than half a dozen events this year at schools, museums and libraries for hundreds of people, including the group of middle schoolers from Emporia, Kansas, during their tour of Assistant Professor James Blakemore’s laboratory.

CEBC Calendar

November 7, Tuesday - CEBC Industry Colloquium
Brandon Emme, Cellulose Team Leader, ICM, Inc.
"From Moonshining to Molecules: How ICM is moving farms to biotech"
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m., 1501 Wakarusa Drive, Building B seminar room
10:00 a.m. discussion with students

November 8, Wednesday - Mandatory Lab Safety Meeting
All researchers at 1501 Wakarusa Dr. must attend

9:00 a.m. in Building B seminar room

December 5, Tuesday - CEBC Industry Colloquium
Dr. John Warner, President & Chief Technology Officer, Warner Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry
"Title TBA"

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Spahr Auditorium, 2 Eaton Hall, 1520 W. 15th Street

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