Events

Upcoming Events

 


Faculty Colloquium - Real-time 3D tracking: Capturing viruses and molecules in motion
Professor Kevin Welsher (Duke University, Department of Chemistry)

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 3:00pm
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professor Kathy Franz. (Beverage reception to follow.)

Selective, Functionalization Reactions with Small and Large Catalysts
SIGMA-ALDRICH LECTURE: Professor John F. Hartwig (Univ. of California, Berkeley, Dept. of Chemistry)

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:30am
LSRC B101 Love Auditorium
Host: Professor Steven Malcolmson

Accurate treatment of charge-transfer excitations and thermally activated delayed fluorescence using the particle-particle random phase approximation
Rachel Al-Saadon, Ph.D. candidate

Friday, March 2, 2018 - 10:30am
French Family Science Center 3225
Weitao Yang, advisor

Challenges in the atomistic modeling of nanoscale junctions: lasers, forces, statistics and beyond
Professor Ignacio Franco (University of Rochester, Department of Chemistry and Physics)

Friday, March 2, 2018 - 11:40am
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professor David Beratan This talk is cosponsored by the Duke University Energy Initiative as... Read More

Rational Design of Antibiotics for Tuberculosis and Development of New Chemistry for Antibiotic Synthesis
Professor Courtney Aldrich (University of Minnesota, Department of Medicinal Chemistry)

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 11:40am
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professor Emily Derbyshire

Olfactory receptor-based chemical sensors to accelerate the engineering of chemical-producing microbes
Professor Pamela Peralta-Yahya (Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Chemistry and Biochemistry)

Monday, March 19, 2018 - 1:00pm
French Family Science Center 4233
Host: Professor Emily Derbyshire

General electronic structure theory covering exact and variational solutions of the Schrödinger equation
Professor Hiroshi Nakatsuji (Quantum Chemistry Research Institute, Kyoto Technoscience Center)

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 11:40am
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professor Weitao Yang

RNA as a drug target and material for nanotechnology
Professor Thomas Hermann (Univ. of California, San Diego, Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry)

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 11:40am
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professor Amanda Hargrove

Waldeck/TBA
Professor David H. Waldeck (University of Pittsburgh, Department of Chemistry)

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 11:40am
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professor David Beratan

Douglas G. Hill Memorial Lecture/TBA
Professor Frances H. Arnold (California Institute of Technology, Dept. of Chemical Engineering)

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 5:00pm
French Family Science Center 2231
Hosted by the Duke Graduate Chemical Council and the Duke University Department of Chemistry