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Chemistry Department Seminar Schedule


Seminars will be presented at 3:15 pm in the Science Building, Room 1003. Exceptions denoted in blue 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. 

Date Speaker/Presentation Title
Jan 30th, 2015  Dr. Charles Chusuei (MTSU Chem Dept)
“Welcome New MS Chemistry Graduate Students"
Feb 06th, 2015

Dr. Jesse D. Carrick, Tennessee Tech University                                                                    "Experiential Investigations in Organic Synthesis"

Feb 20th, 2015

Ms. Tasha Frick (MS thesis defense)                                                                                                      “Chemistry Teachers' Journey Through Modeling Instruction” 

Feb 27th, 2015

Dr. Dennis Salahub, University of Calgary                                                                                   CBAS Distinguished Lecture Series                                                                                                       "Multiscale Modeling of in-situ Oil Sands Upgrading with Molybdenum                                          Carbide Nanoparticles"

Mar 06th, 2015

MS thesis defense (TBA)

Mar 13th, 2015 No seminar - Spring Break
Mar 20th, 2015 No seminar - MTSU Scholar's Day
Mar 27th, 2015

Dr. Ronald Rahaim, Oklahoma State University                                                                            "Development of Organometallic Methods for Applications                                                          in Drug Discovery"

Apr 01st, 2015

Mr. Robert Green (MS thesis defense)                                                                                      "Cloning and Sequencing Topoisomerase II and Gossypium hirsutium"                                          Basic and Applied Sciences, Room S336, 3:15pm

Apr 03rd, 2015 Dr. Christopher Jones, Georgia Institute of Technology                                                            Golden Goggles Lecture                                                                                                                          Title TBA
Apr 10th, 2015 Dr. Bob Read, Tennessee Department of Health                                                    "Environmental Laboratory Challenges"
Apr 17th, 2015

Dr. Michelle Oakes, US Environmental Protection Agency                                                National Center for Environmental Assessment                                                                                  (Research Triangle, NC)                                                                                                                          "Air Quality and Human Exposure Near Sources"

Apr 24th, 2015

Dr. Martin Stewart (MTSU Chem Dept)                                                                                                    “Archibald Belcher: First Chemistry/Physics Professor                                                                    at MTSU. His Education (Part 2).

Note to visiting seminar speakers:  A reserved parking spot will be reserved for you in advance of your visit.  See web links (contained herein) for directions to campus and parking.