Department of chemistry
Inorganic Seminar Schedule
Winter 2017
Thursdays (unless otherwise noted*) at 3:30-4:20 PM, Schaap Lecture Hall
Jan 9 No Seminar. Classes Begin
Jan 12 Reserved for ongoing faculty search
Jan 16 No Seminar. MLK Holiday
Jan 19 Reserved for ongoing faculty search
Jan 26 Reserved for ongoing faculty search
Feb 2 Harshani Arachchilage, Wayne State University (Winter Research Group)
Literature talk: "Production of advanced biofuel (butanol) from ethanol using Ruthenium catalysts".
Feb 9 Prof. Efrain Rodriguez, University of Maryland
"Tuning Magnetism and Superconductivity in Layered Metal Chalcogenides through Intercalation Chemistry". (Host: Stephanie Brock)
Feb 16 Prof. Jeremy Klosterman, Bowling Green University
"Directing Aggregation of Push-Pull organic chromophores using Metal-organic Frameworks". (Host: Claudio Verani)
Feb 23 Amanda Grass, Wayne State University (Groysman Research Group)
Literature talk: "Dinitrogen Iron Complexes as Models for Nitrogen Fixation Demonstrated in Nitrogenase".
Mar 2 No Seminar. Open Schedule date
Mar 9 Michael Overbeek, Wayne State University (Winter Research Group)
Literature talk: "Photoinduction of Cross-Coupling Reactions Mediated by Copper Catalyst".
Mar 16 No Seminar. Spring Break
Mar 23 Isuri Weeraratne , Wayne State University (Verani Research Group)
Literature talk: "New Therapies based on Metal Complexes".
Mar 30 Tyler Jenks, Wayne State University (Allen Research Group)
Literature talk: "TBA"
Apr 6 No Seminar: 253rd ACS National Meeting & Exposition (2-6 April), San Francisco. http://acs2017.org/
Apr 13 Ryan Hollingsworth, Wayne State University (Groysman Research Group)
"TBA"
Apr 20 No Seminar. MRS Spring meeting (17-21 April), Phoenix AZ. http://www.mrs.org/spring2017
Apr 27 Dinesh Amarasinghe, Wayne State University (Rabuffetti Research Group)
May 4 Dulani Bajjala, Wayne State University (Rabufettii Research Group)
Literature talk: "TBA"
May 11 Prof. Sheila Smith, University of Michigan at Dearborn
"TBA". (Host: Matt Allen)


Last updated: January 19, 2017