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School of Chemistry – Visiting Speakers 2016/17

2016

 
20th January: Prof. John Sodeau (University College Cork)
Title: Detecting Nature's Biological Warfare Agents
Venue: LT4
Time: 14:00
25th February:
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Prof. Sally Price (University College London) - Royal Society of Chemistry Interdisciplinary Prize
Title: Is the crystallisation of pharmaceutical molecules controlled by thermodynamics or kinetics?
Venue: LT4
Time: 15:00
16th March:
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Dr. Syma Khalid (University of Southampton) - Biochemical Society sponsored lecture
Title: Molecular dynamics simulations of bacterial membranes: adding the chemical complexity to biosimulations
Venue: LT4
Time: 14:00
8th April: Prof. R. David Brit (University of California, Davis)
Title: Mechanisms of solar fuel reactions as probed by advanced EPR spectroscopy
Venue: QUEENS 1.03
Time: 14:00
20th April: Dr. Alex Jones (University of Manchester)
Title: Animal Photomagnetoreception
Venue: LT3
Time: 14:00
27th April: Dr. Julia Weinstein (University of Sheffield)
Title: TBA
Venue: LT4
Time: 14:00
18th May:
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Prof. David O’Hagan (University of St Andrews) - Royal Society of Chemistry Organic Stereochemistry Award
Title: Fluorine in rings and things
Venue: QUEENS 1.03
Time: 14:00
3rd June: Prof. Dr. Cristina Nevado (University of Zurich)
Title: Mechanistic Diversity in Metal Catalyzed Reactions
Venue: LT3
Time: 15:00
15th June: Prof. Ulrike Eggert (Kings College London)
Title: A chemical approach to understanding cell division
Venue: QUEENS 1.03
Time: 14:00
23rd June:
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Prof. Roy Harrison OBE (University of Birmingham) - Royal Society of Chemistry Environment Prize
Title: Nanoparticles in the Urban Atmosphere: Sources, Processes and Health Implications
Venue: LT4
Time: 14:00
6th July: Prof. Justin Holmes (University College Cork)
Title: Semiconductor Nanowire Devices: Bottom-Up vs Top-Down Paradigms
Venue: QUEENS 1.03
Time: 14:00
16th November Dr. Marc Vendrell (University of Edinburgh)
Title: Fluorescent Chemical Probes for Clinical Imaging
Venue: ARTS 2.02
Time: 14:00
29th November

Dr Frantisek Sanda (Institute of Physics, Charles University, Prague)
Title: "Vibronic dynamics in molecular dimers"
Venue: Queens 2.21
Time: 4pm

14th December Dr. Amy Bonsor (University of Cambridge)
Title: Planet-eating white dwarfs: the fate of planetary systems
Venue: LT4
Time: 14:00

2017

 
25th January Prof. Lee Cronin (University of Glasgow)
Title: Investigating Electron Transfer Reactions in Polyoxometalate Clusters
Venue: E.FRY 1.01
Time: 14:00
1st March Prof. Sabine Flitsch (University of Manchester)
Title: De novo reaction cascades for biocatalysis
Venue: Julian Study Centre, JSC 1.02
Time: 14:00
29th March
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Prof. Claudia Höbartner  (Georg-August-University, Göttingen)  
Biochemical Society Sponsored Seminar
Title: TBA
Venue: ARTS 01.02
Time: 14:00

3rd May Prof. Graeme Hogarth (Kings College, London)
Title: TBA
Venue: LT4
Time: 14:00
17th May Prof. Georgios Tsaparlis (University of Ioannina, Greece)
(RSC Education award and medal presentation)
Title: TBA
Venue: LT4
Time: 14:00
24th May Dr. Russell Taylor (Durham University)
Title: Alkane Activation and Functionalisation by Zeolites - Elucidating the Role of Zeotype and Extra-framework Metal
Venue: ARTS 01.02
Time: 14:00
14th June Prof. Oliver Einsle (University of Freiburg)
Title: TBA
Venue: Julian Study Centre (JSC 0.01)
Time: 14:00