L30 2009 Nobel Prize

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Unformatted text preview: The Nobel Prize Lecture 30 6 November 2009 &¡¢ £¤¥ & ¦¡¤§¡&¨©ª«&©¤¡¬ &¡¢ £¤¥ & ¦¡¤§¡&¨©ª«&©¤¡¬ &¡¢ £¤¥ & ¦¡¤§¡&¨©ª«&©¤¡¬ &¡¢ £¤¥ & ¦¡¤§¡&¨©ª«&©¤¡¬ ­ ¢© ª© ® ¤«¢¯ ­ ¢© ª© ® ¤«¢¯ ­ ¢© ª© ® ¤«¢¯ ­ ¢© ª© ® ¤«¢¯ Wednesday, November 11 th 4:30-5:30pm Room 3330 Carol Tatkon Center Sponsored by the Learning Strategies Center Questions? Contact Mike Chen: [email protected] .edu Do you often find that there aren’t enough hours in the day? Do you spend hours thinking about work, rather than doing it? Wish you could stop procrastinating? Thermoregulation Concepts & Terms basking black smoker boundary layer conduction conformer countercurrent heat exchange convection ectotherm endotherm evaporative cooling fever heat exchange heterotherm hibernation hypothalamus Kleiber’s law mass specific metabolic rate metabolic rate Q 10 radiation regulator stilting surface area to volume ratio vasoconstriction vasodilation Alfred Nobel b. Stockholm, Sweden 21 October 1833 d. San Remo, Italy 10 Dec 1896 Where we’re going 1. Nobel - the chemist/businessman 2. Nobel - the peace activist 3. Telomere sequence 4. Telomerase activity Developing mines for the Czar’s navy in the Crimean War Nitroglycerin Ascanio Sobrero, 1847 4 (C 3 H 5 N 3 O 9 ) 6 N 2 + 12 CO + 10 H 2 O + 7 O 2 wildly exothermic, unstable, leaves no carbon residue (soot or smoke) In 1866 Nobel discovered how to stabilize nitroglycerin Kieselghur = diatomaceous earth Nitroglycerin + = Dynamite Silica gel from diatomaceous earth Bertha von Suttner aka Baroness Bertha Sophie Felicita von Suttner née Countess Kinsky von Chinic und Tettau...
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