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​​Departmental Seminar Series

Green Centre Canada

We thank Friends of Chemistry and GreenCentre Canada for their support of our seminar program

*All seminars begin at 11:30 AM on Fridays in CHE117, unless otherwise indicated

2019-2020 Seminar Schedule

Sep 2019 | Oct 2019 | Nov 2019 | Dec 2019 | Jan 2020 | Feb 2020
Mar 2020 | Apr 2020 | May 2020 | Jun 2020 | Jul 2020 | Aug 2020

September 2019

Tuesday, August 27th at 1:30 p.m. in CHE202
Speaker: Christopher Thibodeaux - McGill University
Title: Examining the Role of Conformational Changes in Peptide Natural Product Biosynthesis
Host: D. Zechel

Abstract (PDF, 97KB)

Friday, August 30th at 1:30 p.m. in CHE202
Speaker: Jianfu Ding - National Research Council of Canada
Title: Single-walled carbon nanotubes and their preparation, purification and applications
Host: G. Liu

Wednesday, September 4th at 1:00 p.m. in CHE117
12 Annual Queen's Chemistry Graduate Symposium
Speaker: Christopher Barrett - McGill University
Title: Creating Bonds within our Chemical Community
Host: QGCS

September 6th
PhD Departmental Seminar & Department of Chemistry Graduate Orientation Session
Speaker: Timothy Wright - PhD Student
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Host: A. Evans - Supervisor

September 13th
Young Persons’ Lecture Competition Talk
Speaker: Morgan Lehtinen - PhD Student
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September 20th
Green Chemistry Lecture
Speaker: Audrey Moores - McGill University
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October 2019

October 4th
Speaker: Luc Robitaille - Chemistry Industry Association of Canada
Title: Responsible Care a proven model of voluntary self-regulation
Host: D. Zechel

October 11th
Harrison-MacRae Lecture
Speaker: Nasser Peyghambarian - University of Arizona
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Host: JM. Nunzi

October 18th
Student Mentoring Session
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October 21st at TBA
Speaker: Marian Chatenet - L’Universite Grenoble Alpes
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October 25th
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November 2019

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November 8th
Russell Lecture
Speaker: Shigehiro Yamaguchi - Nagoya University
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November 22nd
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November 29th
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December 2019

December 6th
Szarek Lecture
Speaker: Laura Kiessling - MIT
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Host: C. Crudden

December 13th
McRae Lecture
Speaker: Jillian Buriak - University of Alberta
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Host: D. Zechel

December 20th
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December 27th (University Closed - No Seminar)
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January 2020

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January 10th
Harrison-MacRae Lecture
Speaker: Ulrich Schollwöck - Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
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January 17th
Jones Lecture
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January 31st
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February 2020

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February 21st
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February 28th
Inaugural Dr. Stan Brown Lecture
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May 15th
Frost Lecture
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