Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) Chemistry Department Seminar Schedule (Chemistry Home)    

Seminars this semester will be presented on Fridays at 3:15 pm in the Science Building, Room 1191. (Exceptions to this location and time denoted in red below.)  If you are interested in presenting, please contact Dr. Charles Chusuei by email. Come early to chat with the speaker and other attendees. Refreshments will be served.

Reminders to MS students:  Turn in your abstract pages to the seminar host at the conclusion of each scheduled talk, following the Q&A session. Refer to this link for CHEM 6800 and to help navigate through your degree program.


Date                          Speaker/Presentation Title

Sept 05, 2014          Dr. Charles Chusuei (MTSU Chem Dept)

                                  “Welcome MS Chemistry Graduate Students”

Sept 12, 2014          Dr. Peter Pulay (University of Arkansas)

                                   Title TBA

Oct 01, 2014           Dr. Donna Nelson (University of Oklahoma)

                                  Title and location TBA

Oct  03, 2014          Dr. Charles Chusuei (MTSU Chem Dept - Tenure Tour)

                                  Part I:  “Cytotoxicity in the Age of Nano

                                  Part II: “How Low Can You Go? Increasing Amperometric

                                  Detection for Biosensing

Oct  10, 2014           Dr. De-in Jiang (University of California at Riverside)

                                   “What Can Molecular Simulation Do for Global Warming?”

Oct 17, 2014            MS thesis defense TBA

Oct  20, 2014           Dr. Harry Kroto (Florida State University)

                                   “Carbon in Nano and Outer Space”

                                   7:00 pm  in SCI 1006

Oct  24, 2014           Dr. William Tolman (University of Minnesota)

                                  “Plastic from Plants: The Chemistry of Sustainable Polymers”

                                   (MTSU Distinguished lecture series)

Oct 31, 2014            MS thesis defense TBA

Nov 07, 2014           Dr. Vlad Iluc (University of Notre Dame)

                                   Title TBA

Nov 14, 2014           MS thesis defense TBA

Note to visiting seminar speakers:  Parking space in the “white area” adjacent to the Davis Science Building and Wiser Patten Science Hall Building is recommended.  A decal and parking spot will be reserved for you in advance of your visit.  See web links (contained herein) for directions to campus and parking.

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