Gustav H. Carlson School of Chemistry

Student and professor in lab

Chemistry Department Seminar Schedule

Seminars are held on Fridays at 12:15 p.m. in room S122, Sackler Sciences Center.
A luncheon is served at 11:45 p.m. in room S325, Sackler Sciences Center.

Upcoming Seminars: Fall 2015

Friday, September 4th, 2015 Jeffrey C. Monroe, Graduate Student, Department of Chemistry, Clark University ICP in Elemental Analysis: Principles and Applications Relative to Standard Compositional Analysis and for the Evaluation of Homogeneity in Doped Systems.

Friday, September 11th, 2015

"10 Minute Talks" - Graduate Research Updates Seminar



Friday, September 18th, 2015 Prof. Justin K. Sello, Ph.D, Brown University Novel Small Molecules, Targets, and Strategies in Anti-Infective Development


Previous Seminars

Fall 2014

Date Speaker Title
August 29, 2014 Dr. Erik Berda, Department of Chemistry, University of New Hampshire "Single-Chain Nanoparticles: Synthesis of Nano-Scale Architectures by Manipulating Discrete Macromolecules"
September 12, 2014 Dr. Robert Kane, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Baylor University "Improving Vaccines and Islet Transplants Using Synthetic Chemistry"
September 19, 2014 Research Proposal; Jia (Will) Wei, Graduate Student, Department of Chemistry, Clark University "Molecular Imprinting based Drug Delivery of siRNA for Anticancer Therapy: Efficient Loading and Controlled Release"
September 26, 2014 Graduate Research Updates Seminar Kai Peng, Graduate Student, Clark University
"Update of Lysyl Oxidase Research"
Xiaorui (Sean) Chen, Graduate Student, Clark University
"Study of Ion Conducting Materials using Multifunctioal Phase-Separated Block Copolymers"
Hanzhong (Fido) Liu, Graduate Student, Clark University
"Comparing Two Clustering Methods Based on Inherent Structure and RMSD"
October 17, 2014 Li-Qiong Wang, Department of Chemistry, Brown University "Probing Structures and Porosity of Electrode Materials in Li Ion Battery"
October 24, 2014 Graduate Research Updates Seminar Jia (Will) Wei, Graduate Student, Clark University
"Block Copolymer Synthesis of Triazole-Bearing Cyclobutenes via Ring Opening Metathesis Polymerization"

Joshua Boykin, Graduate Student, Clark University
"Microwave Assisted Alkoxylation of Layered Niobates as a Route Towards Exfoliation"
Michael Reardon, Graduate Student, Clark University
"Synthesis of Anti-MRSA Dolabellane Alcohol"