CSE Public Lecture


Curiosity Drives Progress Lecture Series: Sustainability and the Environment

New this year, the College of Science and Engineering is modifying its annual public lecture format and introducing the “Curiosity Drives Progress Lecture Series.” The series will focus on showcasing CSE's top faculty in short, TED-style lightning talks around key research areas. Our next lecture will spotlight faculty members presenting their research related to "Sustainability and the Environment."

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
6 p.m.—Doors open
6:30 p.m.—TED-style talks featuring faculty members
7:45 p.m.—Reception (light refreshments provided)
Coffman Memorial Union, Theater
University of Minnesota–Twin Cities campus

Registration coming soon!


  • Bill Arnold, Distinguished McKnight University Professor, Joseph T. and Rose S. Ling Professor, Associate Department Head, Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering
  • Paul Dauenhauer, Associate Professor, DuPont Young Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
  • Crystal Ng, Assistant Professor, Department of Earth Sciences