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Monday, November 20, 2017 -
11:00 to 12:00
Event Category: 
Special - Event
Speaker: 
Dr. Sabrina Leslie
Affiliation: 
Department of Physics, McGill University
Location: 
Chemistry D200

How biomolecules behave in a squeeze  – whether in response to confining walls or crowding agents, or inherent to molecular topologies – presents an open territory of exploration. For instance, a...

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 -
12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Mark Nitz
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, University of Toronto
Location: 
Chemistry B250
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 -
14:30 to 15:30
Event Category: 
ODG - Organic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Dr. Rebecca Ruck
Affiliation: 
Merck
Location: 
Chemistry D215

Abtract: Carbon and nitrogen are ubiquitous elements in drugs and drug candidates. The formation of carbon-nitrogen bonds is central to the synthesis of these active pharmaceutical ingredients....

Thursday, November 23, 2017 -
14:00 to 17:00
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Rebecca Winnick
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (MacLachlan Group)
Location: 
Chemistry D219
Thursday, November 23, 2017 -
18:30 to 19:30
Event Category: 
ODG - Organic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Professor A. Stephen K. Hashmi
Affiliation: 
Heidelberg University
Location: 
Chemistry D300

Abstract:

Two changes of paradigm in the field of homogeneous gold catalysis were the principle of dual activation and the use of gold-only photoredox catalysis. The...

Friday, November 24, 2017 -
12:30 to 15:30
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Akram Khodabandehloo
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (Chen Group)
Location: 
Graduate Student Centre Room 203
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 -
12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Sara Eisler
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, University of New Brunswick
Location: 
Chemistry B250
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 -
19:00 to 20:00
Event Category: 
IDG - Inorganic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Alyssa Yeo
Affiliation: 
University of British Columbia – Fryzuk Group
Location: 
Chemistry D200
Thursday, November 30, 2017 -
11:30 to 13:30
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Xiaofang Zhai
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (Mehrkhodavandi Group)
Location: 
Chemistry D219
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 -
16:00 to 17:00
Event Category: 
Seminar - Seminar
Speaker: 
Prof. Elizabeth R. Gillies
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry and Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, The University of Western Ontario
Location: 
Chemistry D215

Abstract: The development of degradable polymers is of significant interest across a wide range of fields from coatings to nanomedicine and tissue engineering. Much progress has been made with...

Thursday, December 7, 2017 -
09:00 to 12:00
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Yingqian Kitty Chen
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (Berlinguette Group)
Location: 
Chemistry D219
Thursday, December 7, 2017 -
18:30 to 19:30
Event Category: 
CBDG - Chemical Biology Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Dr. K K Viswanadham
Affiliation: 
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences - UBC
Location: 
Chemistry D300
Friday, December 8, 2017 -
09:00 to 12:00
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Andrea Terpstra
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (MacLachlan Group)
Location: 
Graduate Student Centre Room 200
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 -
19:00 to 20:00
Event Category: 
IDG - Inorganic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Cameron Kellett
Affiliation: 
University of British Columbia – Berlinguette Group
Location: 
Chemistry D215