Chemistry Seminar Talks

The Chemistry Seminar course is a forum for seminar presentations by students, faculty members and visiting scientists. Seminar talks by visiting scientists are open to all.

Fall 2021 Seminar Schedule

All seminar talks by visiting scientists begin at 12:15 p.m. in Pfahler Hall of Science Musser Auditorium unless otherwise noted in the schedule.  Most of our visiting scientists will present via Zoom.

Date Title and Speaker
Fri., Feb. 11

“Mechanism and Phosphine Ligand Design in Homogeneous Gold (I) Catalysis”

by Prof. Amanda Jones, Wake Forest University

Fri., Feb. 18


“Growing Model Catalysts Through the Tailored Design of Shaped Bimetallic Nanoparticles”

by Prof. Michelle Personick, Wesleyan University

Fri., Apr. 1



by Prof. Ryan Murelli, The City University of NY

Mon., Apr. 11


by Prof. Dalia Biswas, Whitman College

Past seminar talks by visiting scientists