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January

“Mercury in the Savannah River Liquid Waste System: Facts, Myths, and Impacts”

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Venue:ECS 143

Seminar to be presented on Wednesday, January 17, 10:00 am, in ECS 143 by Dr. Bill Wilmarth, Savannah River National Lab.

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Venue:DM 100 & MSB 362(via polycom)

Dr. Susan D. Richardson, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry University of South Carolina, will present a talk entitled "What’s in my drinking water?"

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Venue:MMC - DM100, BBC - MSB 105

Dr. Amy Scott of University of Miami will visit FIU on Jan 26 to present a seminar to graduate students enrolled in CHM6935, entitled, "Dynamics and Mechanisms of Ultrafast Photoinduced Charge Transfer in Confined Spaces, Interfaces, and Condensed Soft Materials"

February

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Venue:DM100 MSB105

Graduate Seminar will be presented by Professor Weidong Wang from the National Institutes of Health/ National Institute on Aging/ Intramural Research Program

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Venue:DM100
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Venue:MSB362

Professor Ron Stewart from the Morgridge Institute of Research will present a seminar

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Venue:DM100 MSB105

Professor Jotham Coe from the Department of Discovery Chemistry, Pfizer will be presenting a seminar. See flyer for details. Dr. Coe will be at CP 320 from 1:15pm to 2:00pm available for all our graduate students that would like chat with him directly. This is a great opportunity.

March

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Venue:CP 320

Please join us for our annual Visitation Day to learn more about our Graduate Programs in traditional areas of Chemistry and Biochemistry as well as specializations in Environmental, Forensic and Radiochemistry. Tour our facilities. Reservations are necessary. Deadline to register, February 15, 2018 Contact mautie@fiu.edu

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Venue:DM 100, MSB 362

There is a compelling need for methods to characterize protein higher order structure and interactions especially when high resolution methods are not applicable, too slow or insensitive, or fail. Mass-spectrometry-based methods have high sensitivity, high information content, and fast turnaround, motivating their use for protein biophysics. Michael L. Gross, from Washington University in St. Louis will be presenting a seminar.

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Venue:SASC Auditorium

Come out to SASC on March 2, 2018 to see Ferrari's up close and personal! After Bran Ferren will be hosting a talk to discuss his supercar. One of the “100 Most Creative People in Business,” Bran Ferren is a master of the arts and sciences. Equal parts artist/designer and scientist/engineer, he is an expert on leveraging curiosity and creativity to inspire innovation.

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Venue:DM100 at MMC, and MSB 105 via Polycom at BBC

Dr. Jean-Hubert Olivier, of the Department of Chemistry at University of Miami, will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled, "Tuning Structure-Function Properties of π-Conjugated Superstructures by Redox-Assisted Self-Assembly"

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Venue:MMC - DM100, BBC MSB 105 VIA POLYCOM

Dr. Yan–Yan Hu of the Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Florida State University, National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, will visit FIU on 3/30 to present a seminar entitled, "Fast Ion Conductors for Solid-State Batteries"

April

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Venue:DM 100 (live) and MSB 105 (polycom)

This week's seminar: Water Filter Made with Iron Based Materials: Mitigation of Arsenic and other Toxic Species from Groundwater Dr. Abul Hussam - Center for Clean Water and Sustainable Technologies - George Mason University,

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Venue:MMC - DM100, BBC MSB 105 VIA POLYCOM

Dr. Marissa Alexander will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled, "Immunochemistry Methods to Detect Drugs of Abuse in Public Safety Environments."

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Venue:MMC - DM100, BBC MSB 105 VIA POLYCOM

Dr. Gregory L. Fisher will present a seminar entitled, Mass Spectrometry Imaging Beyond “Show & Tell”: 100 nm-Scale Imaging and Identification of Molecular Chemistry by Parallel Imaging MS/MS "

August

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Venue:MMC-AHC3-205, BBC -MSB362 (via Polycom)

Dr. Orlando Acevedo of the University of Miami will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled, "Simulating Chemical Reactions in Ionic Liquids: Development and Applications".

September

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Venue:MMC-AHC3-205, BBC -MSB362 (via Polycom)

On Friday, September 7, at 11 am, Dr. Weiqun Shi of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled, "Synthesis and Property Study on Actinide-Organic Rotaxane Compounds."

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Venue:CP117

Dr. Rashmi Gupta, Research Associate, Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Central Florida, will be giving a talk. Dr. Gupta is visiting FIU as an AFN-WISE awardee to conduct research seminar, develop collaborations, and build networks. She is developing her research in pathogenesis, drug resistance, drug screening and drug discovery for respiratory pathogens including Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium abscessus.

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Venue:MMC-AHC3-205, BBC -MSB362 (via Polycom)

Dr. Kevin O'Shea of FIU, will present a seminar entitled, "From Radical Reactions to Designer Environmental"

Graduate Seminar on Friday, Sept 21 at 11am, AHC3-205 (MMC) MSB362 (BBC)

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Venue:MMC-AHC3-205, BBC -MSB362 (via Polycom)

Dr. Bill Cooper of UC Irvine, will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled, "Current Understanding of Natural Organic Matter Photochemistry and Implications in Environmental Fate Studies"

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Venue:AHC4-402

The Molecular Screening Facility at Scripps Research Florida has a state-of-the-art HTS operation to support both intramural and extramural HTS needs. Join us for this BSI and Translational Molecular Discoveries Seminar. Click above to read more...

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Venue:MMC-AHC3-205, BBC -MSB362 (via Polycom)

Dr. Ted Betley, of Harvard University, will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled, "Radical Frontiers in Catalysis"

October

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Venue:GC 243

Interested in Graduate/ Professional School? The FIU Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, FIU’s Chemistry Graduate Student Organization, along with the Chemistry Club will be hosting the Chemistry Graduate School Symposium. Please join us as we hear from a panel of Graduate Program Directors, faculty and graduate students.

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Venue:MMC-AHC3-205, BBC -MSB362 (via Polycom)

David Tierney, of Miami University (Ohio), will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled, "Paramagnetic Resonance of High-Spin Co(II) Complexes"."

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Venue:MMC-AHC3-205, BBC -MSB362 (via Polycom)

Dr. Prem Chapagain, of FIU will present a seminar entitled, "Molecular Simulations: Coming of Age"

Graduate Seminar on Friday, October 26th at 11am, AHC3-205 (MMC) MSB362 (BBC)

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Venue:MMC-AHC3-205, BBC -MSB362 (via Polycom)

Dr. Marc Drolet, of University of Montreal, will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled, "Functions of bacterial type 1A topoisomerases"

November

Graduate Seminar on Friday, November 2nd at 11am, AHC3-205 (MMC) MSB362 (BBC)

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Venue:MMC-AHC3-205, BBC -MSB362 (via Polycom)

Dr. Vincent Remcho, of Oregon State, will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled, "Building measurement tools to provide solutions to difficult analysis problems."

Graduate Seminar on Friday, November 9th at 11am, AHC3-205 (MMC) MSB362 (BBC)

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Venue:MMC-AHC3-205, BBC -MSB362 (via Polycom)

Dr. Madeline Swortwood, of Sam Houston University, will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled, "The Role of LC-MS in Tackling the Opioid Epidemic"

Graduate Seminar on Friday, November 16th at 11am, AHC3-205 (MMC) MSB362 (BBC)

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Venue:MMC-AHC3-205, BBC -MSB362 (via Polycom)

Dr. Amar Flood, of Indiana University, will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled,"Anion Recognition Chemistry"

Happy Thanksgiving

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The Chemistry Department would like to wish you and your family a very Happy Thanksgiving. There will be no seminar scheduled for this week.

Graduate Seminar on Friday, November 30th at 11am, AHC3-205 (MMC) MSB362 (BBC)

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Venue:MMC-AHC3-205, BBC -MSB362 (via Polycom)

Dr. Melanie Cooper, of Michigan State University, will visit FIU to present a seminar entitled, "Organic Chemistry, Life the Universe and Everything (OCLUE): Design and Assessment of an Evidence Based Organic Chemistry Curriculum"