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Friday, January 19, 2018 -
15:00 to 16:00
Event Category: 
Analytical Professor Search
Speaker: 
Dr. Tao Huan
Affiliation: 
PhD from University of Alberta, Research Associate at The Scripps Research Institute
Location: 
Chemistry D215

Abstract: Global metabolomics is an emerging field in postgenomic biology that correlates the comprehensive analysis of small molecules in biological systems with phenotypes and...

Friday, January 19, 2018 -
16:00 to 17:00
Event Category: 
ODG - Organic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Professor Rylan Lundgren
Affiliation: 
University of Alberta
Location: 
Chemistry D300

Abstract:

Metal catalyzed oxidative cross-couplings between two different nucleophilic components can offer advantages over alternative forms of contemporary coupling...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 -
12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. William Dichtel
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University
Location: 
Chemistry B250
Friday, January 26, 2018 -
12:30 to 15:30
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Joseph Clarkson
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (Schafer Group)
Location: 
Graduate Student Centre Room 200
Friday, January 26, 2018 -
16:00 to 17:00
Event Category: 
Seminar - Seminar
Speaker: 
Dr. Adam Veige
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, University of Florida
Location: 
Chemistry D300

Abstract: Cyclic polymers do not contain end groups, and as a result they demonstrate a number of unique physical properties. For example, the density, refractive index, Tg,...

Monday, January 29, 2018 -
16:00 to 19:00
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Meng Wang
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (Andersen Group)
Location: 
Graduate Student Centre Room 200
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 -
12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Lei Liu I UBC/China Lectureship
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, Tsinghua University
Location: 
Chemistry B250

Abstract: Proteins are fascinating molecules of life, but not every protein can be obtained biologically. Synthetic chemistry provides a supplementary approach for the production...

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 -
17:00 to 18:30
Event Category: 
IDG - Inorganic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Damon Gilmour
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, University of British Columbia
Location: 
Chemistry D300
Thursday, February 1, 2018 -
18:30 to 19:30
Event Category: 
ODG - Organic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Dr. Mathieu Lepage
Affiliation: 
University of British Columbia – Perrin Group
Location: 
Chemistry D200

Abstract: The past decade has seen the emergence of organotrifluoroborates as a useful class of substrates to perform various types of chemical reactions, including metal-mediated and/or...

Friday, February 2, 2018 -
09:00 to 12:00
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Marco Paladino
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (Ciufolini Group)
Location: 
Graduate Student Centre Room 203
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 -
12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Shana Kelley I DOW Lecture
Affiliation: 
Departments of Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Biochemistry, Institute for Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto
Location: 
Chemistry B250
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 -
17:00 to 18:00
Event Category: 
IDG - Inorganic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Dr. Ingo Krossing
Affiliation: 
Institute for Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry, University of Freiburg
Location: 
Chemistry D300
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 -
17:00 to 18:00
Event Category: 
IDG - Inorganic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Peixi Wang
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, University of British Columbia
Location: 
Chemistry D300
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 -
12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Timothy Swager
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Location: 
Chemistry B250

Abstract: This lecture will focus on the design of systems wherein reconfiguration of complex liquid emulsions (droplets) can be triggered chemically or biochemically.  The...

Thursday, February 22, 2018 -
18:30 to 19:30
Event Category: 
CBDG - Chemical Biology Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Phillip Danby - Withers Group
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, University of British Columbia
Location: 
Chemistry D200
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 -
12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Karl Scheidt
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, Department of Pharmacology, Center for Molecular Innovation and Drug Discovery, Northwestern University
Location: 
Chemistry B250
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 -
17:00 to 18:00
Event Category: 
IDG - Inorganic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Dr. Suzanne Bart
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, Purdue University
Location: 
Chemistry D300

Abstract: Redox-active ligands have been demonstrated to mediate multi-electron chemistry on a variety of transition metals and main group elements, promoting useful bond forming...

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 -
12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Daniel Nocera | XEROX Lecture
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University
Location: 
Chemistry B250
Thursday, March 8, 2018 -
18:30 to 19:30
Event Category: 
CBDG/ODG - Chemical Biology Discussion Group/Organic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Kaveh Matinkhoo
Affiliation: 
University of British Columbia - Perrin Group
Location: 
Chemistry D200
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 -
12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Neil Garg | Distinguished Organic Lecture
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Los Angeles
Location: 
Chemistry B250