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Chemistry Seminar Series

Fall Seminar 2010

Fall 2010

Seminars are on Fridays from 11:00 AM to 11:50 AM in Diamond 122 except when noted otherwise.

Link to tips for a successful presentations

September 10 Organizational Meeting
September 17

Dr. Wim Van Rossom, Colby College

"Efficient Synthetic Approaches and Applications of Oxacalix[m]arene[n]pyrimidines"

September 24

Cate Ashton/Roger Woolsey, Career Services, Colby College

"Getting to Know the Career Center"

October 1

Professor Benjamin Wiley, Duke University

"Production and Properties of Metal Nanostructures"

October 8

Dr. Hwan Su Yoon, Bigelow Laboratories

"Post-endosymbiotic Evolution in Paulinella"

October 15

Professor Amit Basu, Brown University

"Cutting carbohydrates"

October 22

Professor Jing Li, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey

"Developing New Materials for Energy Applications"

October 29

Professor Paul Lahti, University of Massachussetts, Amherst

"Organic Molecules and Polymers for Electronics: Conductors, LED's, and Solar Cells"

November 5

Professor Nilay Hazari, Yale University

"The Functionalization of Carbon Dioxide Using Transition Metal Catalysts"

November 12

Alex Boches, Mark Ziffer, Jack Vernamonti, Dan Goldstein, and Colin Anson

November 19

Solomon Gisemba, Roxy Ghazvinian, Lisa Park, Ken Perrone, and James Bowe

November 20

(No seminar) Thanksgiving Break

December 3

Peter Serafini, Becca Falendar, Mengfei Zhang, Kojo Opoku-Nsiah, and Christopher Ng

December 10

Elaura Patton, Jo Bellairs, Marc Poore, Brittany Tschaen, and Tim Sciore

Seminar program coordinated by Das Thamattoor