Department of Chemistry

Mathematics and Science Center,
Room 260
146 Library Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4479
(location map)
(248) 370-2320
fax: 370-2321

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Oakland University Chemistry Seminar Series – Fall 2022

All seminars start at 1:15 p.m. Virtual and On-Site in 104 MSC

September 7
Dr. James Bour, Wayne State University, MI, USA
New Approaches in Porous Organic Polymer Synthesis

September 14
Dr. Jason Lynam, University of York, UK
Shining a light on manganese-catalysed reactions

September 21
Dr. Nikolay Dimitrov, Binghamton University, State University of New York, USA
Impact of Electrodeposition on the Design and Synthesis of Nanoporous Functional Materials

September 28
Dr. Emanuela Gionfriddo, University of Toledo, OH, USA
Tackling Complex Analytical Challenges Using Microextraction: a Convenient Solution for Environmental Bioclinical and Food Analysis

October 5
Dr. Christian Schoeneich, The University of Kansas, KS, USA

October 12
Dr. Pavel Anzenbacher, Bowling Green State University, OH, USA
Polymer Nanochemistry: Ultra-Small Reactors and Sensors

October 19
Dr. Mary Kay Pflum, Wayne State University, MI, USA
Chemical tools to study cell biology: Kinase-catalyzed labeling

October 26
Dr. Xiangqun Zeng, Oakland University, MI, USA
Real-time Chemical and Biosensors for environmental and health applications

November 2
Dr. Kevin Kubarych, University of Michigan, MI, USA
Chemical Applications of Multidimensional Infrared Spectroscopy

November 9
Dr. Zhifeng Ding, The University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
Photoelectrochemistry of Au Nanoclusters

November 16
Dr. Ngong Kodiah Beyeh, Oakland University, MI, USA
Cavity-containing molecules as components of functional materials

Novenber 30
Dr. Carlos Baiz, UT Austin, TX, USA
Measuring water dynamics in crowded cell-like environments

December 7
Dr. Daniela Arias-Rotondo, Kalamazoo College, MI, USA
Towards sustainable photoredox catalysts: The photophysics of Mn(II) complexes with asymmetric diimines