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 see the schedule and location of these talks.
|Powell Seminar Series – Fall 2015|
|Aug 28||Orientation/introduction to seminar|
|Sept 4||Dr. Henry F. Schaefer III, University of Georgia
|Sept 11||Dr. Rhiju Das, Stanford University
|Deadline for choosing paper/mentor and submitting presentation dates!|
|Sept 18||Dr. Yogi Surendranath, MIT
|Sept 25||Dr. Frank Gupton, VCU ChemEng & Chem
|Nov 27||Thanksgiving Break|
|Powell Seminar Series – Spring 2016|
|Jan 15||John Mancini*
|Feb 5||Reserved for Powell Lecturer|
|Feb 12||Reserved for Powell Lecturer|
|Feb 19||Reserved for Powell Lecturer|
|Feb 26||Reserved for Powell Lecturer|
|Mar 11||Spring Break|
|Apr 15||UR Research Symposium|
|Apr 22||Chemistry Department Awards Ceremony and Reception|
*UR chemistry alumn