CHEMISTRY DEPARTMENT COLLOQUIUM, FALL 2017
COORDINATED BY PROF. MICHELLE L. PERSONICK, PROFESSOR OF CHEMISTRY

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).
Date Speaker Affiliation Title Host
September 8 -- -- -- --
September 15 Quanli Gu, Ph.D. Wesleyan University, 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
Thursday
Keynote Speaker:
Dr. Arthur Palmer
Columbia University Medical Center 18th Annual Biophysics Retreat
Wadsworth Mansion
Prof. Ishita Mukerji
September 29 -- -- -- --
October 6 -- -- -- --
October 13 Prof. Tomo Mani University of Connecticut “Radical Ions and Triplet Excited States of Organic-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 Personick