The department hosts seminars on a variety of chemistry- and biochemistry-related topics. View seminars by year below. For non-seminar events, visit Events.
The Seminar Series will resume in the Fall semester of 2019. Please visit us then.
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