Harvard-Brazil Dialogues: Dean Frank Doyle


Friday, August 31, 2018, 8:00am


São Paulo

***Note: This is a private event***


The Harvard Alumni Club of Brazil has the honor of inviting you to:

Convergence and Entrepreneurship at Harvard SEAS

a special breakfast conversation featuring

Dean Frank Doyle
John A. & Elizabeth S. Armstrong Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences
John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University

moderated by
Virgilio Augusto Fernandes Almeida
Professor of Computer Science, Federal University of Minas Gerais
Faculty Associate, Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society, Harvard University


Frank Doyle assumed the deanship of the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences on July 1, 2015. A distinguished scholar in chemical engineering, he previously served as associate dean for research at the University of California, Santa Barbara’s College of Engineering, where he has served as chair of the department of chemical engineering.
As a scholar, Doyle applies systems engineering principles to the analysis of regulatory mechanisms in biological systems. His work includes the design of drug-delivery devices for diabetes; modeling, analysis, and control of gene regulatory networks underlying circadian rhythms; and computational analysis for developing diagnostics for post-traumatic stress disorder.