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Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Roger Linington
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, Simon Fraser University
Location: 
Chemistry B250

Abstract:

Small molecules govern many essential processes in the natural world. From interspecies communication to the development and progression of human diseases,...

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 15:00 to 18:00
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Alberto Ruiz Orduna
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (Jetter Group)
Location: 
Chemistry D213
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 18:30 to 19:30
Event Category: 
CBDG - Chemical Biology Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Dr. Vikramaditya Yadav
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, The University of British Columbia
Location: 
Chemistry D300
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Sherri McFarland
Affiliation: 
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Texas at Arlington
Location: 
Chemistry B250

Abstract:

Photomedicine is an interdisciplinary field where chemistry and light meet to fight disease. Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a special branch of photomedicine that...

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 17:00 to 18:00
Event Category: 
IDG - Inorganic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Fraser Parlane
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, University of British Columbia
Location: 
Chemistry D300

Abstract:

Clean energy technologies are notoriously slow to commercialize because discovering and optimizing new materials for applications typically takes over a decade....

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 18:30 to 19:30
Event Category: 
ODG - Organic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Chris Voth
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, The University of British Columbia
Location: 
Chemistry D300
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Isil Ozfidan
Affiliation: 
D-Wave Systems
Location: 
Chemistry B250
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 17:00 to 18:00
Event Category: 
IDG - Inorganic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Chris Tonge
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, University of British Columbia
Location: 
Chemistry D300
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 18:30 to 19:30
Event Category: 
ODG - Organic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Weiling Chiu
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, The University of British Columbia
Location: 
Chemistry D300
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Charles M. Lieber I 3M Lecture
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University
Location: 
Chemistry B250
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 18:30 to 19:30
Event Category: 
CBDG - Chemical Biology Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Elesha Hoffarth
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, The University of British Columbia
Location: 
Chemistry D300
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Gary Siuzdak I DOW Lecture
Affiliation: 
Center for Metabolomics, Scripps Research
Location: 
Chemistry B250

Abstract:

Metabolomics and the comprehensive analysis of the metabolome and lipidome has traditionally been pursued with the aim of identifying biomarkers in the diagnosis...

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - 17:00 to 18:00
Event Category: 
IDG - Inorganic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Thomas Kostelnik
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, University of British Columbia
Location: 
Chemistry D300

Abstract:

Radiopharmaceuticals are a class of drug that rely on the physical decay of a radionuclide to elicit a diagnostic or therapeutic purpose. While organically...

Friday, November 29, 2019 - 09:00 to 12:00
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Ryan Chung
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (Hein Group)
Location: 
Graduate Student Centre Room 203
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 17:00 to 18:00
Event Category: 
IDG - Inorganic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Nicole Arsenault
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, University of British Columbia
Location: 
Chemistry D300

Abstract:

This talk will introduce a stimuli-responsive system incorporating a Lewis acidic dimesitylboron and Lewis basic phosphine oxide pair which is in equilibrium...