Seminar Series

Fall 2014

Friday, August 29th
“From Electron Transfer to Light Emission”
2:00 pm; TEC 106: Seminar by Prof. Wujian Miao; Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; USM; Faculty Highlight Series; Host: Paige Buchanan

Friday, September 12th
“Na+ Dependent Energy Metabolism in Pathogenic Bacteria”
2:00 pm; TEC 106: Seminar by Prof. Blanca Barquera; Department of Biological Sciences; Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Troy, NY; Host: Sabine Heinhorst

Friday, September 19th
"Functional Materials from Self-Assembling bis-Urea Macrocycles"
2:00 pm; TEC 106: Seminar by Prof. Linda Shimizu, University of South Carolina, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; Host: Karl Wallace

Friday, September 26th
"Dissolved & Colloidal Trace Elements in Rivers: Problems & Perspectives"
2:00 pm; TEC 106: Seminar by Prof. Alan Shiller, University of Southern Mississippi, Department of Marine Science; Host: Paige Buchanan

Friday, October 3rd
“Building Block Chemistry for the Renewable Refinery of the Future: A Path to Organic Reaction Discovery?”
2:00 pm; TEC 106: Seminar by Prof. Ned Jackson, Michigan State University, Department of Chemistry; Host: Paige Buchanan

Friday, October 10th
“What is Needed to Get Industrial Biotech Oil Crops to the Market”
2:00 pm; TEC 106: Seminar by Prof. Sten Stymne, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Plant Breeding; Host: Phillip Bates

Friday, October 24th
"Polimeri gratia Artis: Polymers for Art"
2:00 pm; TEC 106: Seminar by Prof. John Pojman, Louisiana State University, Department of Chemistry; Host: Sabine Heinhorst

Friday, November 7th
"Tunable Plasmonic Nanostructures with High Index Facets: Converging Nanoplasmonics and Nanocatalysis"
2:00 pm; TEC 106: Seminar by Prof. Hui Wang, University of South Carolina, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; Host: Song Guo

Friday, November 14th
“Mercury in the Mississippi Environment: Recent Research on Sources, Distribution, Cycling and Analytical”
2:00 pm; TEC 106: Seminar by Prof. James Cizdziel, The University of Mississippi; Host: Wujian Miao

Friday, November 21st
“Electron Transfer and Singlet Oxygen Initiated Oxidations”
2:00 pm; TEC 106: Seminar by Prof. Dr. Edward Clennan, University of Wyoming, Department of Chemistry; Graduate Student Choice Series; Host: Paige Buchanan and Emily Matthews

Friday, December 5th
Undergraduate Research Symposium