Chemistry Department Colloquium, Fall 2017
Coordinated by Michelle L. Personick, Professor of Chemistry

Working schedule.

Seminars are held in ESC58 unless noted on the flyer at 3:30 p.m. 
Coffee is served outside ESC58, unless noted on the flyer before the seminar and 
refreshments are served afterwards in the Chemistry Lounge (Hall-Atwater Laboratory, Room 6).







September 8



September 15

Quanli Gu, Ph.D. Wesleyan 2009. 


“Quantitative probing of subtle interactions among H-bonds in acid-water and acid-acid complexes”.  

Prof. Joseph Knee

September 22

Dr. Michael LeVine
Wesleyan 2011

Cornell University  

Weill Cornell Medical College 

 "Thermodynamic coupling in neurotransmitter reuptake"

Prof. Erika Taylor

September 28

Keynote Speaker:
Dr. Arthur Palmer

Columbia University Medical Center 

 18th Annual Biophysics Retreat
 Wadsworth Mansion 
 Schedule is available online

Prof. Ishita Mukerji

September 29





October 6




October 13

Prof. Tomo Mani 

University of Connecticut 

“Radical Ions and Triplet Excited States of Organic π-Conjugated Molecules” 

Prof. Carlos Jimenez-Hoyos

October 20

Dr. Jose Rodriguez  

 Brookhaven National Laboratory

“Novel Catalysts for C1 Chemistry.”

Prof. Michelle Personick

October 27

Prof. Maria Gomez

Mount Holyoke College

   "The influence of acceptor dopant and other defects on proton conduction pathways in barium zirconate”.

Prof. Erika Taylor and Prof. Caros Jimenez-Hoyos

November 3

Prof. Jingyi Chen  

Univ. of Arkansas  

 “Shaping Bimetallic Nanostructures for Catalysis.”

Prof. Michelle Personick

November 10

Prof. Scott Laughlin  

 Stony Brook University 

 “Small Molecule Control of Instinctive Fear.”

Prof. Michelle Personic