ChemistryWestern Science

2017 - 2018 Seminar Schedule

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2017/11/22
Professor Philip Britz-McKibbin, McMaster University
Title: Accelerating Biomarker Discovery and Drug Screening in Metabolomics for Innovations in Public Health: Blood, Sweat and Tears
Time:  1:30 pm
Room:  ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host:  Professor Lars Konermann

2017/11/29
Professor Gerhard Erker, Universität Münster --C A N C E L L E D
Title:  TBA
Time:  1:30 pm
Room:  ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host:  Professor Johanna M. Blacquiere

2017/12/11
Professor Aaron Rossini, Iowa State University
Title: TBA
Time:  TBA
Room: TBA
Host: Professor Yining Huang

2018/01/17
Professor Caleb Martin, Baylor University
Title:  TBA
Time:  1:30 pm
Room:  ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host:  Professor John F. Corrigan

2018/02/07
Professor Ilja Siepmann, University of Minnesota
Title:
Time:
Room:  ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host:  Professor Stella Constas

2018/03/07
Professor Robert E. Campbell
Title:  TBA
Time:  1:30 pm
Room:  ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host:  Professor Lars Konermann

2018/03/28
Professor Jochen Autschbach, University of Buffalo
Title:  TBA
Time:  1:30 pm
Room:  ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host:  Professor Viktor N. Staroverov


2017/09/06
Professor Dongping Zhan, Xiamen University
Title:  SECM investigations onthe interfacial transfer of photogenerated charge
Time:  2:00 pm
Room:  B&GS 0153, Biological & Geological Sciences Building
Host:  Professor Zhifeng Ding

2017/09/12
Prof. Sylvain Canesi, Université du Québec à Montréal
Title:  Stereoselective Total Synthesis of Alkaloids Mediated by Iodanes
Time:  2:30 pm
Room:  ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host:  Professor Michael A. Kerr

2017/09/13
Dr. Preston Chase, GreenCentre Canada
Title:  Development and Commercial Application of Novel Catalyst and Forward Osmosis Technologies
Time:  1:30 pm
Room:  ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host:  Professor Paul J. Ragogna

2017/09/15
Professor Tong Leung, University of Waterloo
Title:  Ulta-efficient photocatalysts for photoelectrochemical water splitting
Time:  9:00 am
Room:  2036, Social Science Centre
Host:  Professor Zhifeng Ding

2017/10/04
Professor Randall S. Dermont, McMaster University
Title:  Modeling molecular electronic devices
Time:  1:30 pm
Room:  ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host:  Stella Constas

2017/10/18
Professor Thomas Baumgartner, York University
Title:  Strongly Electron-Accepting, Phosphorus-bridged Viologens:  From Synthesis to Applications
Time: 1:30 pm
Room:  ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Student-Host:  Ryan Maar

2017/11/01
Professor Tim Newhouse, Yale University
Title: Total Synthesis of Neurologically Active Terpenoid Natural Products
Time:  1:30 pm
Room:  ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host:  Professor Johanna M. Blacquiere

2017/11/08
Professor Zhehong Gan, The National High Magnetic Field laboratory, (MagLab)
Title: 1.5 GHz NMR using 35.2T Series-Connected-Hybrid Magnet at NHMFL
Time:  1:30 pm
Room:  ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host:  Professor Yining Huang

2017/11/09
Professor Charles L.B. MacDonald, University of Windsor
Title:  New developments in the coordination chemistry of low valent main group compounds
Time:  2:30 pm
Room:  ChB 9, Chemistry Building
Host:  Professor Kim M. Baines

2017/11/14
Professor Howard Alper, University of Ottawa
Title: Metal Catalyzed Carbonylation Reactions
Time:  1:30
Room: ChB 115
Host: Professor Kim M. Baines