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Monday, November 19, 2018 - 10:00 to 13:00
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Roderick (Fan) Xia
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (Brumer Group)
Location: 
Chemistry D213
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Jean-François Masson I DOW Lecture
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, Université de Montréal
Location: 
Chemistry B250

Abstract:

This presentation will provide an overview of our research activities in plasmonic nanobiosensing. Our research lies in the areas of plasmonic materials, low-fouling surface...

Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 18:30 to 19:30
Event Category: 
CBDG - Chemical Biology Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Kyle Robinson - Withers Group
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, University of British Columbia
Location: 
Chemistry D300

Abstract: Trypanosoma cruzi trans sialidase (TcTS) has been identified as a potential therapeutic target for treatment of Chagas disease. Thus, rational inhibitor design and...

Monday, November 26, 2018 - 12:30 to 15:30
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Tengfei Li
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (Berlinguette Group)
Location: 
Chemistry D213
Monday, November 26, 2018 - 16:00 to 17:00
Event Category: 
External Examiner Seminar
Speaker: 
Prof. Yujie Sun
Affiliation: 
University of Cincinnati
Location: 
Chemistry D200

Abstract

One of the challenges to realize large-scale H2 production from water electrolysis is the lack of competent and inexpensive electrocatalysts. Our group...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. P. Andrew Evans
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, Queen’s University
Location: 
Chemistry B250

Abstract:

The seminar will describe the development and application of stereoselective transition metal-catalyzed cross-coupling and cycloaddition reactions for the total synthesis of...

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 18:30 to 19:30
Event Category: 
CBDG - Chemical Biology Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Erika Siren - Kizhakkedathu Group
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry and Centre for Blood Research University of British Columbia
Location: 
Chemistry D300
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr.Tonio Buonassisi
Affiliation: 
Photovoltaics Research Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Location: 
Chemistry B250

We envision a scientific laboratory where the process of materials discovery continues without disruptions, aided by computational power augmenting the human mind, and freeing the latter to...

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 17:00 to 18:00
Event Category: 
IDG - Inorganic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Dawson Beattie
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, University of British Columbia
Location: 
Chemistry D215

Abstract:  The reactivity profiles of nickel-containing complexes are underdeveloped compared to complexes of group 10 homologues platinum and palladium. I will discuss our...

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 12:30 to 15:30
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Rodrigo Vargas Hernandez
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (Krems Group)
Location: 
Chemistry D317
Friday, December 14, 2018 - 09:00 to 12:00
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Kevan Dettelbach
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (Berlinguette Group)
Location: 
Chemistry D213