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Current & Past Lectures

December 2, 2022

Polymeric Materials for Lifecycle Control

2022 Brochure

2022 Photo Gallery

November 5, 2021

Molecular Oxygen as a Reagent in Late Transition Metal Organometallic Chemistry

2021 Brochure

2021 Photo Gallery

November 8, 2019

New Synthetic Methods for C-F Bond Formation: From Fundamental Science to Applications

2019 Brochure

2019 Photo Gallery

October 12, 2018

Enterface Science of Emerging Solar Cell Technologies

2018 Brochure

2018 Photo Gallery

October 27, 2017

Single-Nanoparticle Sensors of Nano-bio Interactions

2017 Brochure

2017 Photo Gallery

October 14, 2016

The Design of Third-Order Nonlinear Optical Materials

2016 Brochure

2016 Photo Gallery

October 16, 2015

From Planar Boron Clusters to Borophene & Borospherene

  • Dr. Lai-Sheng Wang
    Brown University

2015 Brochure

April 17, 2015

New Polymers from Old Monomers: Advances Enabled through Catalyst Design and Discovery

  • Dr. Geoffrey Coates
    Cornell University

2014 Brochure

October 25, 2013

Zero- to Three-Dimensional Carbon-Based Materials for Energy Storage

  • Dr. Yury Gogotsi 
    Drexel University

2013 Brochure

October 19, 2012

Understanding Interfaces in Air: The Last Frontier in Atmospheric Chemistry?

  • Dr. Barbara Finlayson-Pitts
    University of California, Irvine

2012 Brochure

September 23, 2011

Transition Metal-Catalyzed Carbon-Heteroatom Bond-Forming Processes: Progress, Applications and Mechanistic Studies

  • Prof. Stephen Buchwald
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
April 29, 2011

Heterogeneous Catalysis and Energy Efficiency:  Lessons from Surface Chemistry

  • Prof. Cynthia Friend
    Harvard University

October 2, 2009

Self-Assembly Processes for Constructing Unconventional Organic, Organometallic, and Inorganic Electronic Circuitry

  • Prof. Tobin Marks
    Northwestern University

October 2009 Brochure

October 27, 2008

New Tools and Techniques for Chemistry

  • Prof. Gary M. Hieftje
    Indiana University
October 26, 2007

Polymer Electronics for Ultra-Trace Chemical Sensors

  • Prof. Timothy M. Swager
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
April 6, 2007

Spectroscopic Methods in Bioinorganic Chemistry: Blue to Green to Red Copper Sites

  • Prof. Ed Solomon
    Stanford University
September 30, 2005

Radicals, Reactive Intermediates and Transition States: Spectroscopy along the Reaction Coordinate

  • Prof. W. Carl Lineberger
    University of Colorado
September 30, 2004

Selective, Yet General Catalysts

  • Prof. Eric Jacobsen
    Harvard University
October 24, 2003

From Protein-Sized Clusters to Super-Supramolecular Chemistry

  • Prof. Dr. Achim Müller
    Universität Bielefeld
October 11, 2002

Metal Nanoparticles: Analytical and Electron Transfer Chemistry

  • Prof. Royce W. Murray
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
October 5, 2001

Functional Analogs of Cytochrome C Oxidase: Is Copper-b Really Necessary?

  • Prof. James P. Collman
    Stanford University
November 17, 2000

Catalysts for the Synthesis of Large and Small Molecules

  • Prof. Robert H. Grubbs
    California Institute of Technology
October 14, 1999

Breaking Up Is Never Easy: A Twisted Tale of a Photofragment's Escape from the Bonds of Molecular Matrimony

  • Prof. Richard N. Zare
    Stanford University
November 11, 1998

Molecular Assembly and Encapsulation

  • Prof. Julius Rebek, Jr.
    Scripps Research Institute
March 6, 1998

Anti-Crown Chemistry: Electrophilic Metallacyclic Hosts Supported by Carborane Cages

  • Prof. M. Frederick Hawthorne
    University of California at Los Angeles