The department hosts seminars on a variety of chemistry- and biochemistry-related topics. View seminars by year below. For non-seminar events, visit Events.
Seminars are held from
How to Search 10s of Millions of Synthetic Compounds While Only Requiring the Screening of 300-600 Samples?
Speaker: Richard Houghten, Torrey Pines Institute
Date: Jan. 11
Combating Antibiotic Resistance: Drug Repurposing and Nanoantibiotics
Speaker: Mingdi Yan, U. Massachusetts Lowell
Date: Jan. 18
Environmental Issues in Latin America: The Colombian Case
Speaker: Jesus Olivero-
Date: Jan. 25
G-quadruplex DNA as a Drug Target
Speaker: Brad Chaires, U. Louisville
Date: Feb. 1
Undergraduates Teaching Chemistry through Outreach: Characterizing Goals, Content Knowledge, and Training
Speaker: Ellen Yezierski, Miami U. (Oxford)
Date: Feb. 8
The Academic Journey of a Simple Chemist
Speaker: Rudolf Jaffe, FIU
Date: Feb. 15
Harnessing the Precision of Biorecognition for the Development of Responsive, Functional Inorganic Nanomaterials
Speaker: Marc Knecht, University of Miami, Coral Gables Florida
Date: Feb. 22
Speaker: Michelle Peace, Virginia Commonwealth U.
Date: March 1
Challenging Natural Order: 2D Non-Layered Chalcogenide Nanomaterials for Renewable Energy Applications
Speaker: Daniela Radu, FIU
Date: March 8
Speaker: Dr. Sheldon Landsberger, Robert B. Trull Chair in Engineering
Area Coordinator, Nuclear and Radiation Engineering Program
Date: March 19, 2019, 11-11:45 AM, CP 320 (Note special time and place)
Speaker: Brian Clowers, Washington State U.
Date: March 29
Speaker: Lata Blakrishnana, Indiana U.
Date: April 5
Hair Testing in Forensic Toxicology, From the Lab to the Courtroom
Speaker: Karen Scott, Arcadia U.
Date: April 12
Speaker: Vicky Wysocki, The Ohio State University
Date: April 19
Speaker: Bonnie Charpentier, ACS (president-elect), Cryogenetics
Date: April 26