SCS seminars

The School of Chemical Sciences has two vibrant and impactful departments within its auspices. Their faculty have a wide variety of research interests and many have affiliations with other research centers on campus. The SCS seminars calendar contains more than just the speakers brought in by the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and the Department of Chemistry. Internationally and nationally well respected speakers visit the campus to give these seminars.

SCS Major Named Lectures and symposia

The School and Departments host annual and biannual named lectures, bringing in acclaimed scientists from a wide variety of disciplines.

Following is a listing of all lectures including dates for those that have been scheduled presently. 

October 15, 2018 Beckman-Brown Lecture on Interdisciplinary Science
  John C. Bailar, Jr. Lectures
  Herbert Carter Lectures in Biochemistry
September 25, 2018 ChBE Distinguished Lecture
  Ada Doisy Lectures in Biochemistry
May 1, 2019 Flygare Memorial Lecture
October 22-23, 2018 R. C. Fuson Visiting Professor Lectures
  Nelson Leonard Centennial Symposium
November 29-30, 2018 Carl Shipp Marvel Lectures in Organic Chemistry
September 20, 2018 Samuel W. Parr Lecture in Chemical Engineering
November 12, 2018 Kenneth L. Rinehart Lecture in Chemical Biology
  G. F. Smith Memorial Lectures
  Sylvia M. Stoesser Lectures in Chemistry
March 5, 2019 Suslick-Sessler Lecture in Materials Chemistry

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