Chemistry Seminar Program


Fall 2015 | Spring 2016

August | September | October | November | December

All seminars begin at 3:40 pm in Dabney 124 unless otherwise noted.
Refreshments will be served outside Dabney 124 at 3:30 pm.

August

Friday, August 21

Host: Denis Fourches

Antony Williams, EPA

"Chemical Information in the Big Data Era: Data Quality, Data Integration and Building a Profile for Yourself as an Online Scientist"

Seminar Abstract (PDF) ]

Friday, August 28

TBA

September

Friday, September 4

Host: Gufeng Wang

Hui Wang, University of South Carolina

"Shaping Metallic Nanoparticles toward Integrated Plasmonics and Catalysis"

Seminar Abstract (PDF) ]

Tuesday, September 8
Special Interest Seminar
DAB 220 at 3:00 PM

Host: Felix Castellano

Koen Clays, KU Leuven, Belgium

"Hyper-Rayleigh Scattering: A paradigm change in molecular second-order nonlinear optics"

Seminar Abstract (PDF) ]

Friday, September 11

TBA

Monday, September 14
Organic Chemistry Seminar
DAB 220 at 3:30 PM

Host: Christian Melander

Binghe Wang, Georgia State University

"Therapeutic Carbon Monoxide? Yes, it is true!"

Seminar Abstract (PDF) ]

Friday, September 18

Host: TBA

Elena Jakubikova, NCSU

TBA

Friday, September 25

Host: Jonathan Lindsey

Bernhard Kräutler, University of Innsbruck

"Of Trees of Gold and Banana Blues"

Seminar Abstract (PDF) ]

October

Thursday, October 1
Inorganic Chemistry Seminar

Host: Paul Maggard

Tak Kee, University of Adelaide, Australia

"A Few Atoms of Gold – Photophysics and Photocatalytic Potential"

Seminar Abstract (PDF) ]

Thursday, October 1
Organic Chemistry Seminar

Host: Christian Melander

Bill Wuest, Temple University

TBA

Friday, October 2

Host: Felix Castellano

Greg Scholes, Princeton University

"Photosynthetic light harvesting and ultrafast energy transfer"

Seminar Abstract (PDF) ]

Friday, October 9

No Seminar

Fall Break

Friday, October 16

Host: David C. Muddiman

Alexander Makarov

"Past, Present and Future of Orbitrap Mass Spectrometry"

Seminar Program & Abstract (PDF) ]

Note: Seminar will be held in the James B. Hunt, Jr. Library at 3:45 PM

Friday, October 23

Host: Gufeng Wang

Dan Schwartz, Colorado State University

"Single Molecule Resolution of Heterogeneous Interfacial Dynamics"

Seminar Abstract (PDF) ]

Wednesday, October 28
Special Interest Seminar

Host: Joshua Pierce

Dale L. Boger, the Scripps Research Institute

"Redesign of Vancomycin for Resistant Bacteria"

Seminar Abstract (PDF) ]

Friday, October 30

Host: David Muddiman

Gavin Reid, University of Melbourne

"Comprehensive Lipidome Profiling to Elucidate the Functional Role of Lipids in Colorectal Cancer Malignancy and Metastatic Progression"

Seminar Abstract (PDF) ]

November

Friday, November 6

TBA

Friday, November 13

TBA

Friday, November 20

Host: Leslie Sombers

Richard McCreery, University of Alberta

TBA

Friday, November 27

No Seminar

Thanksgiving Holiday

August | September | October | November | December

Fall 2015 | Spring 2016