Chemistry Departmental Seminars
Chemistry Dept. Seminars - Spring 2023
January 20 - Peter Sues (Kansas State); Host: Jackson/Blakemore
"From Concepts to Catalysis: Manipulating the Secondary Coordination Sphere to Control Small Molecule Activation"
January 27 - Davidson Lecture: Greg Scholes (Princeton); Host: Caricato
"From synchronization to chemical reaction superpositions"
February 3 - Nan Jiang (University of Illinois, Chicago); Host: Farber
"Angstrom Scale Chemical Analysis via Scanning Tunneling Microscopy and Tip-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy"
February 10 - CANCELLED - Jonathan Sessler (University of Texas); Host: Bowman-James
"Pyrrole-Based Porus Materials (And Friends)"
February 17 - Dains Lecture: Karen Wooley (Texas A&M); Host: Teator
"Structural, Topological and Morphological Diversities for Sustainable, Digestible Polymers Derived from Carbohydrates as Natural Product-based Polymers that Address Health Food-Energy-Water Challenges: A story of pivots to overcome adversities while pursuing ambitions"
February 24 - Emanuel Waddell (JSNN); Host: Soper
"Lasers, People and Science"
March 3 - No Seminar (GROW Weekend)
March 8 - WEDNESDAY 3:30 1146 GL Kurt Brorsen (University of Missouri); Host: Caricato
"Including Nuclear Quantum Effects in Computational Chemistry Calculations with Multicomponent Methods"
March 10 - CANCELLED - Luke Lairson (Scripps); Host: Hartley
To be rescheduled next semester
March 17 - No Seminar (Spring Break)
March 22 - WEDNESDAY Robert Comito (University of Houston); Host: Tunge
"Amine synthesis by hydrogen-atom transfer and energy-transfer photocatalysis"
March 24 - Christian Amatore (ENS); Host: Lunte
"Nano-Amperometric Electrochemical Biosensors for Quantitative Measurements of Transient Release By Living Neurons.
Application to Glutamate Release"
March 31 - Office of Civil Rights & Title IX Presentation
April 6 - Schowen Lecture: Catherine Drennan (MIT); Host: Hartley/Schowen Committee
"Capturing Snapshots of Metalloenzymes in Action"
April 7 - Schowen Lecture (Public): Catherine Drennan (MIT); Host: Hartley/Schowen Committee
"Is the Classroom Lecture Becoming Extinct or Simply Evolving?"
April 14 - Adams Lecture: Nancy Allbritton (University of Washington); Host: Lunte
"Designing Functional Microdevices for Biomedical Research"
April 21 - John Protasiewicz (Case Western) Host: Barybin
"Photoluminescent π-Conjugated Materials Featuring Multiple Bonded Phosphorus Atoms"
April 28 - ACS Lecture: TIm Jackson (KU)
"Using Model Complexes to Understand How Enzymes Control the Reactions of Metals"
May 5 - No Seminar (Stop Day)