Spring 2017 Seminar Program
Departmental Seminars are held in the Van Lente Auditorium (Neckers 240) at 4:00 pm unless otherwise indicated.
Professor Joaquin Lopez, , Department of Chemistry , UIUC (Shamsi)
“Elucidating Energy Storage in Soft Nanostructures through Versatile Electrochemistry”
"Characterization of flavor and aroma compounds present in lambic beer"
Professor Myron Jones, Department of Chemistry, SIUE (Wang)
"Synthesis and Characterization of Dinitrosyl Iron Compounds"
Professor Leah O'Brien, Chair, Department of Chemistry, SIUE (Wang)
"Spectroscopy on a laser beam: Intracavity laser absorption spectroscopy of diatomic radicals"
Dr Praveen Thallapally, PNNL (Deria)
"Metal Organic Frameworks for Energy and Environmental Applications"
Professor Jeremiah Gassensmith, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, UT-Dallas (Plunkett)
"Virus Based Nanotechnology and Nanotechnology Based on Viruses"
Professor Yongmei Wang, Department of Chemistry, University of Memphis (Ge)
"Bridging the gap between theory and experiment in nanomedicine"
Professor Eva Almenar Rosaleny, School of Packaging, Michigan State University (Kohli)
"Trends in Food Packaging"
Dr Derhsing Luu, President, DHL Analytical (Wang)
Professor Linda Peteanu, Acting Department Head, Department of Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University (Wang)
"Exploring Morphology and Dynamics in Semi-conducting Organic Materials and their Aggregates"
Dr Matthew Stone, Millpore (Plunkett)
“Protein Chromatography: Interface of biology and chemistry”
Professor Chuang-Jian Zhong, Department of Chemistry, SUNY, Binghamton (Wang)
"Catalysis by Design: A Nanoalloy Pathway"
Professor Bin Liu, Department of Chemical Engineering, Kansas State University (Ge)
"Molecular insights into monolayer hBN growth from a multiscale modeling toolset for catalysis applications"
Professor Sharon Hammes-Schiffer, Swanlund Chair, Dpartment of Chemistry, UIUC, Neckers Lecturer (Wang)
" Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer in Catalysis and Energy Conversion"