Seminars & Events

2012 - 2013

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Unless noted otherwise, talks are held in ChB 115 at 1:30 on Wednesday.

2014
Professor H. Bernhard Schlegel, Wayne State University
Title: TBA
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 115
Host: Viktor N. Staroverov

201310/01
Professor Darren Dixon (The Distinguished Pattison Lecturer 2013)
Title: TBA
Time: 11:00 am
Room: TBA
Host: Professor Michael A. Kerr

2013/10/21
Dr. Yan (Lucy) Pan, Seattle Genetics Inc. (The Paul de MAYO Award Winner 2012)
Title: Transitioning from Grad School to Industry: Protein Conformational Dynamics Explored by HDX Mass Spectrometry
Time: 2:30 pm
Room: TBA
Host: Professor Lars Konermann

2013/09/30
Professor Darren Dixon (The Distinguished Pattison Lecturer 2013)
Title: TBA
Time: 3:00 pm
Room: TBA
Host: Professor Michael A. Kerr

2013/09/04
Professor Ralph A. Whitney
Title: The Unusual Cure Chemistry of Brominated Butyl Rubber (BIIR)
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 115
Host: Professor Elizabeth (Beth) Gillies

2013/08/20
Professor Michael V. Mirkin, Queen's College - CUNY
Title: Electrochemistry on the Move
Time: 2:00 pm
Room: ChB 9, Chemistry Building
Host: Zhifeng Ding

2013/08/16
Dr. Wujian Miao, The University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS
Title: Applications of Electrogenerated Chemiluminescence in Heath and Global Security Related Areas
Time: 10:00 AM
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: Zhifeng Ding

2013/07/16
Professor Christopher D. Vanderwal, University of California Irvine
Title: Synthesis of Complex Natural and Non-natural Products
Time: 10:30 am
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: Brian L. Pagenkopf

2013/06/06
Prof. Jerome Waser, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
Title: Nitrogen-Substituted Small Rings: from Catalysis to Alkaloid Synthesis
Time: 3:00 pm
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: Prof. Michael A, Kerr

2013/06/06
Professor Michael O. Wolf, The University of British Columbia
Title: Photofunctional Conjugated Materials
Time: 2:00 pm
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: Prof. Paul J. Ragogna

2013/06/05
Dr. Josef Hormes, Canandian Light Source Inc. [Joint Seminar Sponsored by the Soochow - Western Centre for Synchrotron Radiation Research and CAMBR]
Title: Synchrotron radiation based techniques for materials and environmental research
Time: 10:30am - 12:00 noon
Room: ChB 9, Chemistry Building
Host: Professors T.K. Sham, John F. Corrigan, and Yang Song

2013/05/24
Dr. Heather Spinney, The Dow Chemical Company
Title: New Developments in the Rhodium-Catalyzed Homologation of Methanol
Time: 10:00 am
Room: ChB 9, Chemistry Building
Host: Prof. Paul J. Ragogna

2013/05/22
Dr. Alexandre Merlen, Universite et Universite de Toulon, France
Title: New Developments in the Rhodium-Catalyzed Homologation of Methanol
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 115
Host: Prof. Francois Lagugne-Labaarthet

2013/05/15
Professor Damien Arrigan, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia
Title: What can surface enhanced spectroscopy bring to plasmonic photovoltaics?
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: Prof. Francois Lagugne-Labaarthet

2013/04/24
Professor Damien Arrigan, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia
Title: Bioanalytical opportunities from electrochemistry at liquid-liquid interfaces
Time: 1:30pm
Room: ChB 115
Host: Prof. Zhifeng Ding

2013/04/16
3M LECTURE SERIES - Professor Ian Manners - University of Bristol, UK
Title: Functional Nanomaterials via Crystallization-Driven "Living Self-Assembly"
Time: 1:30pm
Room: B&GS 0165
Host: Michael A. KerrMichael A. Kerr

2013/04/16
3M LECTURE SERIES - Professor Ian Manners - University of Bristol, UK
Title: Catalysis in Service of Main Group Chemistry: Metal-Mediated and Metal-Free Dehydrocoupling/Dehydrogenation of Amine-Boranes
Time: 3:30 pm
Room: B&GS 0165
Host: Prof. Z. Ding

2013/04/15
Professor Louis Barriault, University of Ottawa
Title: Catalysis in Service of Main Group Chemistry: Metal-Mediated and Metal-Free Dehydrocoupling/Dehydrogenation of Amine-Boranes
Time: 3:30 pm
Room: B&GS 0165
Host: Michael A. Kerr

2013/04/05
Professor Henrik Ottosson, Uppsala University, Sweden
Title: Development and application of new synthetic transformations using phosphinogold(I) catalysts
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: Prof. Kim M. Baines

2013/04/05
Professor Jonathan Sweedler, AC EIC
Title: The Cell by Cell Chemical Characterization of the Brain: from New Tools to New Insights
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: Lars Konerman and Zhifeng Ding

2013/04/03
Professor Jonathan Sweedler, AC EIC
Title: Scanning Electrochemical Microscropy Study of Light Weight Magnesium Alloy
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: Lars Konerman and Zhifeng Ding

2013/03/08
Professor Robert W. Schurko, University of Windsor
Title:
Time: 9:30 AM
Room: SSC 3028, Social Science Centre
Host: Prof. Kim M. Baines

2013/03/08
Professor Maria DeRosa, Carleton University
Title:
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: Prof. Kim M. Baines

2013/03/06
Professor Maria DeRosa, Carleton University
Title: Twenty Years of Protein NMR Spectroscopy at Western
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: Elizabeth (Beth) Gillies

2013/01/17
Professor Arthur Mar, University of Alberta
Title: X-ray Spectroscopy of Pnictides and Chalcogenides
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 115
Host: T.K. Sham

2013/01/16
Professor Sylvie Morin, York University
Title: Structure and Properties of Atomic and Molecular Assemblies at Surfaces
Time: 9:30 am
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: T.K. Sham

2013/01/10
Professor Sylvie Morin, York University
Title: Structure and Properties of Atomic and Molecular Assemblies at Surfaces
Time: 3:30 pm
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: Zhifeng Ding

2012/12/17
Dr. Glenn H. Penner, University of Guelph
Title: Investigating Hydrogen Bonding in Solids with NMR Spectroscopy and Quantum Chemical Conditions
Time: 3:30 pm
Room: ChB 9, Chemistry Building
Host: J. Clara Wren

2012/12/03
Prof. Yitao Long
Title: Single-Molecule and Single-Particle Detection on Biointerface
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 9, Chemistry Building
Host: Zhifeng DingZhifeng Ding

2012/12/03
Professor Denis Boudreau, Université Laval
Title: Plasmonic Metal@Silica Fluorescent Nanoprobes for Cellular Imaging and Biosensing Applications
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB115
Host: Francois Lagugne-Labarthet

2012/11/28
Professor Ian Burgess, University of Saskatchewan
Title: Plasmonic Metal@Silica Fluorescent Nanoprobes for Cellular Imaging and Biosensing Applications
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: David W. ShoesmithDavid W. Shoesmith

2012/11/21
Professor Ian Burgess, University of Saskatchewan
Title: Insights on Nanocrystal Formation and Stability Using Classical Electrochemical Techniques
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: Elizabeth (Beth) Gillies and John F. Corrigan

2012/11/16
Professor Tom Mallouk, Penn State Department of Chemistry (JOINT SEMINAR IN CHEMISTRY & CAMBR)
Title: Taming Radicals for Novel Peptide and Protein Fragmentation
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: Lars Konermann

2012/10/26
Professor Fred Kanofi, ESPCI ParisTech-CNRS, Physicochimie des Electrolytes Colloïdes et Sciences Analytiques, France
Title: Taming Radicals for Novel Peptide and Protein Fragmentation
Time: 10:30 AM
Room: ChB 115, Chemistry Building
Host: Lars Konermann

2012/10/24
Professor Fred Kanofi, ESPCI ParisTech-CNRS, Physicochimie des Electrolytes Colloïdes et Sciences Analytiques, France
Title: Commercialization of Green Chemistry
Time: 10:30 AM
Room: 7, Natural Sciences Centre
Host: Zhifeng Ding

2012/10/24
Michael G. Szarka, Green Centre Development
Title: Process Research & Development in the Pharmaceautical Industry
Time: 12:30 pm
Room: 34, Physics & Astronomy Building
Host: Kim Baines

2012/10/19
Professor Matthew Allen, Wayne State University
Title: Investigating Hydrogen Bonding in Solids with NMR Spectroscopy and Quantum Chemical Conditions
Time: 2:30 pm
Room: 34, Physics and Astronomy Building
Host: Elizabeth (Beth) Gillies

2012/10/17
Dr. Markus Kuhn, Intel Technology Development
Title: Extending Moore's Law: Challenges and Opportunities in a Nanotechnology Era
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 115
Host: T.K. Sham

2012/09/19
Prof. Greg Welch, Dalhousie University
Title: Extending Moore's Law: Challenges and Opportunities in a Nanotechnology Era
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB115
Host: Mike Kerr

2012/09/19
Prof. Greg Welch, Dalhousie University
Title: Molecular Materials for Solution Processed Organic Solar Cells
Time: 1:30 pm
Room: ChB 115
Host: Mike Kerr

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