Fall 2019 

Friday, August 30 

Prof. Erik Grumstrup  (Dept. of Chemistry and Materials Science MSU) will kick off our fall seminar series with a presentation titled "Dynamics at the mesoscale: time resolved microscopy of chemical systems from 10^-3 to 10^5 daltons."  3:10 pm in the Byker Auditorium.

Tuesday, September 3

Ms. Ece Topuzlu will defend her Ph.D. in Biochemistry beginning with a seminar titled "Biochemical and Biophysical Characterization of Plastic Degrading Aromatic Polyesterases."  Ece works in the laboraotry of Prof. Valérie Copié.3 pm in the Byker Auditorium.

Friday, September 6 -

Ms. Emerald Ellis will present her fourth year graduate student seminar titled "Controlling Oxygen's Potential for Fun and Profit." Emerald is Ph.D student in Jen DuBois' Lab.  3:10 pm in the Byker Auditorium

Friday, September 13

Prof. Dong Wang (U of Montana) will present "High-valent Co2(μ-O)2 Diamond Core Complexes: New Bio-inspired Strategies for Aliphatic C-H Bond Activation."  Byker Auditorium at 3:10 pm  Prof. Sharon Neufeldt host.

Friday September 20 - open

Friday, September 27 - 

MUS Materials Science Symposium

Friday, October 4 - 

David Tyler -University of Oregon (Mike Mock host)

Friday, October 11 

4th Year Graduate Student Seminar, Jesse Peach (Brian Bothner lab)

Friday, October 18

PhD Defense in Biochemistry, Amanda Fuchs (Valerie Copié Lab)

Friday, October 25 

May Nyman, Oregon State University, Nick Stadie Host

Friday, November 1 

Nick Borys (MSU, Physics) Erik Grumstrup host

Tuesday, November 5

PhD Defense in Chemistry, Grace Purnell, (Rob Walker) 3 pm

Thursday, November 7

PhD Defense in Chemistry - Colin Miller (Mary Cloninger/Ed Schmidt) 1 pm

Friday, November 8 

Aaron Wright (Pacific Northwest National Lab)  Roland Hatzenpichler

Tuesday, November 12 

Graduate Student Seminar Sarah Hopfner (Mary Cloninger) 3 pm

Friday, November 15 

Betul Kacar (University of Arizona) Roland Hatzenpichler

Friday, November 22 

Sean Brady (Rockefeller University)  Roland Hatzenpichler

Friday Dec 6 - Faculty Candidate



Friday April 17- Viola Birss (University of Calgary)  Rob Walker

Friday April 24- Jessica Hoover (Sharon Neufeldt)