Department of Chemistry

Seminars & Events

The Department of Chemistry hosts guest speakers from local industry, research institutes, other universities, and from our own campus as part of a regular seminar series during the academic year. Most talks are open to the public.

If you’d like to be kept informed about upcoming seminars, please email chemistry@smu.ca


 

2018-2019 Chemistry Department Seminar Schedule

Friday,
Oct 19,
2018

 

Dr. Saurabh S. Chitnis
Department of Chemistry
Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS

 

Translational Main Group Chemistry – From Fundamental to Functional (abstract)

 

Time: 11:30 AM; Location: Atrium AT101

 

Oct 26, 2018

 

Dr. Avena Ross
Department of Chemistry
Queen's University, Kingston, ON

 

Approaches for accessing and studying the encoded natural product potential of marine proteobacteria (abstract)

 

Time: 9:30 AM; Location: Burke B205

 

Oct 26, 
2018

 

Student Presentations (Critical Reviews)
Department of Chemistry
Saint Mary's University, Halifax, NS

 

Various Topics Selected for Discusion & Review

 

Time: 11:30 AM;
Locations: Atrium AT101 & Burke "Theatre B"

 

Nov 2, 2018 

 

Dr. Heather Reader
Department of Chemistry
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's, NL

 

Fingerprinting dissolved organic matter: An approach to a better understanding of the chemical nature of reduced carbon in the ocean (abstract)

 

Time:  11:30 AM; Location: Atrium AT101

 

Nov 9, 2018

 

Dr. Youla S. Tsantrizos
Departments of Chemistry & Biochemistry
McGill University, Montreal, PQ

 

Engineering Phosphorus-Containing Molecules (abstract)

 

Time: 11:30 AM; Location: Atrium AT101