Professor Angela M. Belcher from MIT will Speak November 16, 2007, 3:00-4:00 pm at the Rathmann Auditorium

Friday, November 16, 2007

UCSB alumna and MIT coordinator for the ICB, Professor Angela Belcher will present, From Nature and Back Again: Giving New Life to Materials for Energy, Electronics, the Environment and Medicine. In addition to Professor Belcher’s recent recognition by Scientific American she is the recipient of the prestigious MacArthur Foundation "genius" fellowship for her extraordinary work in bionanotechnology. In 2005 she was one of ten women honored in Mass High Tech’s “10 Women to Watch” in technology and science. In June 2006 the UCSB Alumni Association presented Belcher with a Distinguished Achievement Award. Visit Belcher's Biomolecular Materials Lab