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Department of Chemistry and Environmental Science

SPRING 2016 SEMINAR

Monday, February 8, 2016

Babak Behnam Azad

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Department of Radiology

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

TOPIC

Development of Targeted Tracers and Therapeutics For Image-guided Cancer Therapy

Friday, February 19, 2016

Helen (Xueqing) Zhang

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Harvard Medical School/Koch Institute Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

TOPIC

Developing Polymeric Biomaterials for Therapeutic Delivery

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Dr. Manos Gkikas

Department of Chemical Engineering

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA

Topic

Functional Polymers for Industrial and Bio-Applications: Synthesis, Properties & Engineering

Monday, February 22, 2016

Dr. Yuanwei Zhang

Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology

University of Massachusetts Medical School

Worcester, MA

Topic

Photon-responsive biomaterials: light-up using near-infrared light

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Dr. Yong Yan

Inorganic and Materials Chemist

National Renewable Energy Laboratory(NREL)

Golden, CO

Topic

Photoelectrocatalytic Conversion of Carbon Dioxide and Water into Fuels

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Dr. Zhi Cao

Postdoctoral Associate

Department of Chemistry

University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

Topic

Molecular and Materials Chemistry for Electronic Materials and Energy Catalysis

Friday, February 26, 2016

Dr. Zhenjie Zhang

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

University of California

LaJolla, CA

Topic

Porphyrin-Encapsulating MOFs and Polymer-MOFs hybrid materials

Monday, March 7, 2016

Dr. Lev N. Krasnoperov

Department of Chemistry and Environmental Science

New Jersey Institute of Technology

Newark, NJ

Reactions in Non-Thermal Plasma, Transient Luminous Events,

and Atmospheric Chemistry

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Dr. Andres D. Campiglia

Department of Chemistry

University of Central Florida

Orlando, FL

Topic

Exploring the Multidimensionality of Luminescence Spectroscopy to Face Current Analytical Challenges

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Dr. Chong Qiu

Department of Chemistry and Industrial Hygiene

University of North Alabama

Florence, AL

Topic

Atmospheric Aerosols Aging Involving Organic Compounds and Impacts on Particle Properties

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Theodore S. Dibble

Professor and Associate Chair

Department of Chemistry

College of Environmental Science and Forestry

State University of New York

Topic

A New Frontier in Atmospheric Mercury Oxidation: Reactions of the BrHg Radical