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Each month, and often more frequently, a chemist from industry or academia presents a seminar on his or her research as part of our Departmental Seminar Series. Ph.D. candidates who are close to graduation also present seminars on their work in Departmental or Divisional Seminars, and newer graduate students present within their division. For a list of upcoming seminars please see below.

Calendar | Event List | Past Events

Speaker(s) / Presenter(s) Date
Understanding and manipulating metallohomeostasis of an opportunistic fungal pathogen Dr. Catherine Denning-Jannace -
Water-Soluble Palladium, Copper, and Nickel Catalysts and their Formation in Ligand-Free Suzuki-Miyaura Cross-Coupling Reactions Priya Karna -
Computational studies on molecular mechanisms for dysregulation of monoamine transporters by HIV-1 Tat and drug discovery of novel phosphodiesterase-2 inhibitors Charles Adeniran -
Developing and Deploying Data-Driven Tools for Accelerated Design of Organic Semiconductors Vinayak Bhat -
First Principles Calculations to Investigate Surface and Catalytic Properties of Materials for Green Energy Generation Keerthan Raghavendra Rao -
48th Annual Naff Symposium -
Applications of Mass Spectrometry for the Characterization of Synthetic Oligomers and Natural Lignin Poorya Kamali -

Other Seminars of Interest
Lexington-Bluegrass Local ACS Section Seminars, linked here, are also crosslisted in our Departmental Seminar Series. Depending on your research interests, you may want to attend seminars at the Departments of PhysicsChemical and Materials EngineeringBiochemistryPharmaceutical SciencesBiomedical Research Sciences, or Biological Sciences, as well as the Center for Applied Energy Research.
You may be interested in seminars at the University of Louisville, the University of Cincinnati, and the University of Tennessee at Knoxville.
World-class chemists speak every year at the Oesper Symposium at the University of Cincinnati, the Brown Lectures at Purdue University, and the Derby Lectures at the University of Louisville.