Here is a list of the outside speakers participating in the Powell Seminar Series. Besides presenting interesting research, they are valuable sources of information about graduate school and/or the chemical industry. All are willing to spend time with students after their presentation. For presenters from graduate programs, please click here for a list of potential questions to ask them.
Unless noted below, these presentations will be in the Gottwald Centrum for the Science Auditorium, GCS A001, beginning at 1:30 pm.
Please note that there are other speakers also giving excellent talks in chemistry and biochemistry; please click here to the schedule and location of these talks.
|Powell Seminar Series – Spring 2014|
|Jan 17||No seminar because of MLK schedule|
|Jan 24||Dr. Walter Weare, NC State University
Title: Controlling the Energetics and Lifetimes of Metal-to-Metal Charge Transfer Excited States
|Jan 31||student presentations|
|Feb 7||Dr. Jillian Dempsey, University of North Carolina
Title: New Approaches to Probing Charge Transport Pathways in Solar Fuel Production Schemes
|Feb 14||student presentations|
Barbara Imperiali, Massachusetts Institute
Title: Chemical Tools for the Study of Complex Biological Systems
|Feb 28||student presentations|
|Mar 7||student presentations|
|Mar 14||Spring Break|
|Mar 21||Dr. Barney Ellison, University of Boulder, Colorado
Title: Climate Change, Biomass Energy, and Organic Radicals
|Mar 28||student presentations|
|Apr 4||student presentations|
|Apr 11||Arts and Sciences Student Symposium|
|Apr 25||Chemistry Department Awards Ceremony and Reception|