Inorganic Seminar Schedule
Fall 2016
Thursdays (unless otherwise noted*) at 3:00-4:30 PM, Schaap Lecture Hall
Sep 8 Corey Stephenson, University of Michigan
"Redox Catalysis for the Synthesis and Degradation of Polyphenolic Natural Products"
Sep 15 Maryam Yousif, Wayne State University (Groysman Research Group)
Sep 22 Marissa Kerrigan, Wayne State University (Winter Research Group)
"Selective Atomic Layer Deposition of Transition Metal Thin Films".
Sep 29 Da Li, Wayne State University (Brock Research Group)
Second Seminar
"Synthesis of Discrete Transition Metal Phosphide Nanoparticles and Their Catalytic Activity Towards Water Splitting".
Oct 3* Sarbajit Banerjee, Texas A&M University
"Metal Oxide Nanostructures for Electronics and Energy Applications: Endowing 'Intelligence' Through Phase Transformations".
Oct 6 Mike Rose, University of Texas - Austin
"Moving Hydrides with Iron and Electrons Through Metal Oxides: Biomimetic and Solar Fuels Approach to Hydrogen Utilization and Generation".
Oct 13 Ken Caulton, Indiana University
"Multifunctional Ligand Design towards Green Chemical Catalysis".
Oct 17* Daniel Gamelin, University of Washington
Oct 20 Kenneth Kpogo, Wayne State University (Verani Research Group)
"Water Splitting by Earth-abundant Cobalt and Manganese Molecular Catalysts".
Oct 21* Francisco Zaera, University of California - Riverside
"The Route to Better Catalysts: From Surface Science to Nanotechnology".
Oct 27 Janet MacDonald, Vanderbilt University
"Metal Sulfide Nanocrystals: New Chemistry from the Surface to the Core".
Nov 3 Dino Villagran, University of Texas - El Paso
"Manipulating the redox chemistry of bimetallic complexes and organic macrocycles for small molecule activation and water remediation".
Nov 10 Habib Baydoun, Wayne State University (Verani Research Group)
"Cobalt-based Amidopyridine Platforms for Catalytic Water Splitting".

Last updated: November 12, 2018