College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Chemistry

Seminar Series

Wednesdays, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
West 329 Dolan Science Center

All seminars are free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided.

Spring 2017

Jan. 18Dr. Mark WanerJCUIntroduction to & expectations of CH 478A/B
Feb. 1Mike Kaminsky, '15 & Kim Kern, '08Baerlocher USA, Cincinnati"PVC 101"
Mar. 1Sandra PejicCase Western Reserve University"Fluorinated Electron Acceptors and High Dielectric Constant Semiconductors for Organic Photovolatics"
Mar. 22Kathi McGillKelly Scientific Resources
Mar. 29Dr. Aliaksei (Alex) BoikaThe University of Akron“Applications of AC Electrokinetic Phenomena to Electroanalysis”
Apr. 5Dr. Duy (Zoey) P. HuaOberlin College"Contribution of inter-domain electrostatic interactions to the regulation of Syk- immunoreceptor association by modulating the Syk tandem SH2 domain-domain structure"
Apr. 19Dr. Yana SandlersCleveland State University"The Role of Mass Spectrometry in Metabolic Studies"
Apr. 26Dr. Yaorong ZhengKent State University"Development of New Platinum-Based Cancer Therapy"
May 3Dr. Mike NicholsJCU"Using Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS) and Principal Component Analysis to Analyze Essential Oils and Commercial Cinnamon"
Note that all speakers and titles are subject to change. Contact Dr. Mark Waner with questions: 216.397.4791 or


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