Department of chemistry
Physical Seminar Schedule
Fall 2018
Wednesdays at 2:30 pm in Schaap Lecture Hall (unless noted otherwise)
Sep 5 Prof. Jason Goodpaster, University of Minnesota
"New electronic structure methods for the study of large and periodic systems". Expertise: Theoretical/Computational Chemistry. (Host: Liu)
Sep 12 Prof. Artur Izmaylov, University of Toronto Scarborough
"Constrained variational quantum eigensolver: Quantum computer navigator in the Fock space". Expertise: Theoretical/Computational Chemistry. (Host: Schlegel)
Sep 19 Prof. Denis Proshlyakov, Michigan State University
"Highly Oxidized Iron Complexes and the Role of Protein in the Catalysis by Metalloenzymes". Expertise: Experimental Physical Chemistry. (Host: Rodgers).
Sep 26 Prof. Timothy Berkelbach, University of Chicago
"Electronic excitations in the condensed phase: From models to methods". Expertise: Theoretical/Computational Chemistry. (Host: Liu)
Oct 10 Prof. Thomas Allison, SUNY-Stony Brook
"Cavity-enhanced ultrafast spectroscopy: ultrafast meets ultrasensitive". Expertise: Experimental Physical Chemistry. (Host: Li)
Oct 17 Prof. Charles Schmuttenmaer, Yale University
"Terahertz Spectroscopy of Semiconductors and Semiconductor Nanostructures". Expertise: Experimental Physical Chemistry. (Host: Rury)
Oct 24 Prof. Bern Kohler, Ohio State University
"Ultrafast Dynamics of Photoexcited States in Supramolecular Assemblies". Expertise: Experimental Physical Chemistry. (Host: Rury)
Nov 5* Martin Grubele, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
"Simple dynamics of complex chemical systems: from nanoparticles to proteins in the cell" *Frontiers Monday 3:30pm. Expertise: Experimental Physical Chemistry/Biophysics. (Host: Rury)
Nov 7 Thomas Theis, North Carolina State University
"Hyperpolarization Chemistry and Spin Physics for Next-Generation Biosensing". Expertise: Experimental Physical Chemistry/Biophysics. (Host: Chekmenev)

Last updated: November 06, 2018