Seminars will be presented at 3:15 pm in the Science Building, Room 1191. (Exceptions denoted in red below.) If you are interested in presenting, please contact Dr. Charles Chusuei by email. Come early to chat with the speaker and other attendees. Refreshments will be served.
Reminders to MS students: Turn in your abstract pages to the seminar host at the conclusion of each scheduled talk, following the Q&A session. Refer to this link for CHEM 6800 and to help navigate through your degree program.
|Sept 5th, 2014||
Dr. Ian Anderson (Oak Ridge National Laboratory) "Research Opportunities at Oak Ridge National Laboratory" 2:00 pm in SCI 1190
|Sept 12th, 2014||
Dr. Charles Chusuei (MTSU Chem Dept) “Welcome MS Chemistry Graduate Students"
|Sept 26th, 2014||
Dr. Peter Pulay (University of Arkansas) "The Calculation of Intermolecular Interaction Energies" Special reception with refreshments begins at 2:50pm in SCI 1191 Seminar begins at 3:20 pm
|Oct 1st, 2014||
Dr. Donna Nelson (University of Oklahoma) "Improving Organic Chemistry Education by Comparing Textbooks" [Co-sponsored by the MTSU Distinguished Lecture Series, Women in STEM, and MTSU Disability & Access Center]
|Oct 3rd, 2014||
Dr. Charles C. Chusuei (MTSU Chem Dept - Tenure Tour) Part I: "Cytotoxicity in the Age of Nano: the Role of Fourth Period Transition Metal Oxide Physicochemical Properties" Part II: "Designing Electrocatalyst Composites for Chemical Sensing"
|Oct 8th, 2014||
Ms. Olaa Alharbi (MS thesis defense) "Determination fo the relationship between the Geometric Structure of a Model Peptide and Its 13C isotoped-Edited Spectroscopy in H2O by ATR"
|Oct 10th, 2014||
Dr. De-en Jiang (University of California at Riverside) "What Can Molecular Simulation do for Global Warming?"
|Oct 17th, 2014||
No seminar due to SERMACS meeting.
|Oct 20th, 2014||
Dr. Harry Kroto (Florida State University) (Nobel Laureate) "Carbon in Nano and Outer Space" 7:00 pm in SCI 1006
|Oct 24th, 2014||
Dr. William Tolman (University of Minnesota) "Plastic from Plants: The Chemistry of Sustainable Polymers" (MTSU Distinguished Lecture Series)
|Oct 31st, 2014||
MS thesis defense TBA
|Nov 21st, 2014||
Dr. Vlad Iluc (University of Notre Dame)