Visiting Speakers Seminars

2017/18 Schedule

All seminars are held in Chemistry room 226 unless otherwise indicated.

Date/time

Speaker/Institution

Title/Sponsorship

Host

Friday
September 7
1:30 pm
Professor Janis Louie
Department of Chemistry
The University of Utah
Adventures in Fe and Ni Catalysis M. Stradiotto
Friday
September 14
1:30 pm
Professor Roger Linington
Department of Chemistry
Simon Fraser University
Integrated Methods for Bioactive Natural Product Discovery A. Thompson
Wednesday
September 19
1:30 pm
Professor Stephen G. Newman
Department of Chemistry  University of Ottawa
New Cross-Coupling Reactions by C-O Bond Activation: A High Throughput Approach to Reaction Discovery M. Stradiotto
Friday
September 28
1:30 pm
Professor Christopher N. Rowley
Department of Chemistry
Memorial University
The Right Method for the Right Problem: Modeling Ions, Membranes, and Covalent-Modifiers E. Johnson
The Coffin Lecture (Oct. 19) has been postponed – date TBA. TBA The Coffin Lecture (Oct. 19) has been postponed – date TBA. N.P. Schepp
Friday
October 26
1:30 pm
Professor Barry A. Blight
Department of Chemistry
University of New Brunswick
Using the Hydration of Zirconium MOFs to Develop New Functional Materials M. Dasog
Friday
November 2
1:30 pm
Sir Shankar Balasubramanian    Department of Chemistry
University of Cambridge

Walter J. Chute Research Lecture

The Structure and Function of the DNA Quadruplex Helix - G Quadruplex

N.P. Schepp
Friday
November 2
5:00 pm
Scotiabank Auditorium
Sir Shankar Balasubramanian    Department of Chemistry
University of Cambridge

Walter J. Chute Public Lecture

Decoding Human Genomes on a Population Scale

N.P. Schepp
Friday
November 9
1:30 pm
Professor Samuel A. Johnson
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of Windsor
TBA M. Stradiotto
Friday
November 16  1:30 pm
Professor Jeff R. Dahn
Departments of Physics & Atmospheric Science and Chemistry
Dalhousie University
TBA M. Obrovac
Friday
November 23  1:30 pm
Professor Albert Stolow
Departments of Chemistry & Physics
University of Ottawa
TBA J.W. Zwanziger
Monday
November 26  1:30 pm
Professor Warren E. Piers
Department of Chemistry
University of Calgary
TBA  L. Turculet
Friday
December 7  1:30 pm
Professor Adam P. Willard
Department of Chemistry
MIT
TBA A. Kelly