Events

The Department of Chemistry at Western Michigan University sponsors events each semester; faculty, staff, students and the general public are welcome to attend.

For more information regarding speakers, location or parking, please call the department at (269) 387-2870.

Fall 2020 CHemistry seminar schedule - via Webex

Friday, September 4, 1 p.m. - Pooja Singh - Western Michigan University - Literature Seminar

Friday, September 11, 1 p.m. - Melanie Mitchell - Western Michigan University - Literature Seminar
"Highly Biocompatible, Underwater Superhydrophilic and Multifunctional Biopolymer Membrane for Efficient Oil−Water Separation and Aqueous Pollutant Removal" Abstract

Friday, September 18, 1 p.m. - Sukanya Saha - Western Michigan University - Literature Seminar
"Highly Efficient Electron Transfer in a Carbon Dot-Polyoxometalate Nanohybrid" Abstract 

Monday, September 21, 4 p.m. - Dr. Matthew Disney - Scripps College
"Single-Atom Allow Caralysts: Born in a Vacuum, Tested in Reactors, and Understood in Silico" Abstract 

Friday, September 25, 1 p.m. - Shivi Saxena - Western Michigan University - Literature Seminar
"A Ratiometric Two-Photon Fluorescent Cysteine Probe with Well- Resolved Dual Emissions Based on Intramolecular Charge Transfer- Mediated Two-Photon-FRET Integration Mechanism Abstract 

Monday, October 12, 4 p.m. - Dr. Charles Sykes - Tufts University
"Single-Atom Alloy Catalysts: Born in a Vacuum, Tested in Reactors, and Understood in Silico" Abstract

Friday, October 16, 1 p.m. - Sajeena Bade - Western Michigan University - Literature Seminar
"An Evolutionary Path to Altered Cofactor Specificity in a Matalloenzyme" Abstract    WebEx Link

Friday, November 6, 1 p.m. - Irina Chapman - Western Michigan University - Literature Seminar
"Biocatalytic Site- and Enantioselective Oxidative Dearomatization of Phenols"

College of Arts and Sciences events

Thursday, Oct. 1, 7 p.m. - NSF ADVANCE Partnership - Virtual film screening and discussion
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