Department of chemistry
Physical Seminar Schedule
Winter 2016
Wednesdays at 3:00 pm in Schaap Lecture Hall (unless noted otherwise)
Jan 13 No Seminar scheduled
Jan 20 No Seminar scheduled
Jan 27 Bishnu Thapa (Schlegel Group)
"Computational Studies of Guanine Oxidation and DNA Damage"
Feb 3 Daniel Austin, Brigham Young University
"Novel Devices for Mass Spectrometry using Printed Electrodes". (Host: Mary Rodgers)
Feb 10 Hedieh Torabiford, (Cisneros Group)
"Classical Simulations of Biological and Condensed Systems"
Feb 17 Rui Wang, Wayne State University (Chernyak Group)
"Semiclassical Scattering at Conical Intersections"
Feb 24 Jeff Potoff, Wayne State University, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
"Development of State of the Art Models and Software for the Prediction of Vapor-Liquid Equilibria"
Mar 2 Kangmin Liu (Chernyak Group)
"Solvent Effects on Charge Transfer State in Polymer Solar Materials"
Mar 9 Gabriel Hanna, University of Alberta
"Theoretical Insights Into the Reactivity of Carbonic Acid in Bulk Water, Water Clusters, and at the Water Surface". (Host: Andres Cisneros)
Mar 16 No seminar scheduled. Spring Break & 251st ACS National Meeting (San Diego, CA)
Mar 23 Roi Baer, Hebrew University Jerusalem
"Spontaneous Charge-Carrier Localization in Extended Systems". (Host: Andres Cisneros)
Mar 30 Chris Greene, Purdue University
"Reactive Processes Involving Some Exotic, Weakly-Bound Species". (Host: Wen Li)
Apr 6 Dominika Zgid, University of Michigan
"Designing Multi-Scale Methods to Handle Weak and Strong Correlations in Solids". (Host: Berny Schlegel)
Apr 13 Timothy Stemmler, Wayne State University Pharmaceutical Sciences
"Molecular Characteristics of the Mitochondrial Iron-Sulfur Cluster Assembly Pathway". (Host: Berny Schlegel)
Apr 20 Daniel Lawson, University of Michigan - Dearborn
"Calculated Molar Volume Profiles". (Host: Berny Schlegel)
Apr 25 Classes End. Honors Convocation


Last updated: January 07, 2016