Inorganic Seminar Schedule
Winter 2016
Thursdays (unless otherwise noted*) at 3:00-4:30 PM, Schaap Lecture Hall
Jan 14 Reserved for Faculty search
Jan 21 Reserved for Faculty search
Jan 28 Blake Reed (Groysman Group)
Research Seminar
"Synthesis and Reactivity of Bis(Aldimino)pyridine Nickel Complexes in Three Different Oxidation States"
Feb 4 Jessica Davis (Brock Group)
Research Seminar
"Towards Multicomponent Chalcogenide Aerogels: Effect of Chalcogenide, Capping Agent and Crystal Structure on the Kinetics of Assembly"
Feb 11 Matt Bailey (Allen Group)
Literature Seminar
"Graphene on Hexagonal Boron Nitride as a Metamaterial"
Feb 18 Sunalee Gonawala (Verani Group)
Research Seminar
"Redox active metallosurfactants: From current rectification and corrosion protection to water oxidation"
Feb 25 Samuel Mutinda (Brock Group)
Literature Seminar
"Halide-based perovskites: Beyond solar cells"
Mar 3 Neal Mankad, University of Illinois - Chicago
"Catalytic Transformations That Utilize Bimetallic Cooperativity" (Host: Stas Groysman)
Mar 10 Lauren Hopper (Allen Group)
Research Seminar
"Design and Synthesis of a Diverse Library of Cryptands Mediated by Solid-Phase and Microwave-Assisted Synthetic Techniques"
Mar 17 No Seminar. Spring Break & ACS National Meeting
Mar 21* Seth Cohen, University of California - San Diego
"The MOF-Polymer Interface: Top-Down and Bottom-Up Approaches" *Frontiers. (Host: Matt Allen)
Mar 24 Gabriel Caruntu, Central Michigan University
"Solution-Processed Ferroelectric Perovskite Nanocrystals for Flexible Energy Storage and Transistors Devices" (Host: Stephanie Brock)
Mar 31 Nour El-Harake (Verani Group)
Literature Seminar
"TBA"
Apr 7 Amanda Morris, Virginia Tech
"Exploring Metal Organic Frameworks for Use as Integrated Artificial Photosynthetic Assemblies". (Host: Claudio Verani)
Apr 14 Sameera Perera (Rabuffetti Group)
Literature Seminar
"TBA"
Apr 21 Kyle Blakeney (Winter Group)
Literature Seminar
"TBA"
Apr 28 No Seminar. Finals Week
May 5 Wilson Kokroko (Groysman Group)
"TBA"
May 12 Tauni Dissanayake (Rabuffetti Group)
Literature Seminar
"TBA"
May 19 No Seminar
May 26 Jennifer Dionne, Stanford University
"Inside Out: Visualizing phase transformations and light-matter interactions with nanometer-scale resolution". (Host: Frederico Rabuffetti))
Jun 2 Alex Zuhl (Allen Group)
Literature Seminar
"TBA"


Last updated: August 08, 2017