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Tuesday, February 7, 2023 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Katherine S. Elvira
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, University of Victoria
Location: 
Chemistry B250

Cells are complex and it is not always possible to know what effect each component of the cell has on drug transport. The goal of my research is to use microfluidic technologies to build bespoke...

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Erin R. Johnson
Affiliation: 
Departments of Chemistry and Physics & Atmospheric Science, Dalhousie University | MacDowell Lecture
Location: 
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The development of dispersion corrections has allowed the application of density-functional theory (DFT) to a wide range of problems in materials science. One such problem is molecular crystal...

Thursday, February 16, 2023 - 09:00 to 12:00
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Nan Zhang
Affiliation: 
UBC/U Calgary Chemistry (Schafer & Love Groups)
Location: 
Chemistry D219
Friday, February 24, 2023 - 12:30 to 15:30
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Tengxiao Ji
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (Berlinguette Group)
Location: 
UBC
Tuesday, February 28, 2023 - 09:00 to 12:00
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Jeanette Loos
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (MacLachlan Group)
Location: 
Chemistry E311
Tuesday, February 28, 2023 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Gabriela S. Schlau-Cohen
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Location: 
Chemistry B250
Wednesday, March 1, 2023 - 14:00 to 17:00
Event Category: 
PHD/MSC - Dissertation Defence
Speaker: 
Jian Guo
Affiliation: 
UBC Chemistry (Huan Group)
Location: 
Chemistry D213
Wednesday, March 1, 2023 - 17:00 to 18:00
Event Category: 
IDG - Inorganic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Georgii Nikonov
Affiliation: 
Brock University
Location: 
Chemistry D300
Tuesday, March 7, 2023 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Naomi S. Ginsberg
Affiliation: 
Departments of Chemistry and Physics, UC Berkeley
Location: 
Chemistry B250

Design advances for the bottom-up assembly of highly ordered functional nanomaterials have generated a wide range of fundamental questions that must be answered to continue to advance material...

Wednesday, March 8, 2023 - 17:00 to 18:00
Event Category: 
IDG - Inorganic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Shigekazu Ito
Affiliation: 
Tokyo Institute of Technology
Location: 
Chemistry D300
Tuesday, March 14, 2023 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Markita Landry
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, UC Berkeley
Location: 
Chemistry B250

Genetic engineering of plants is at the core of sustainability efforts, natural product synthesis, and agricultural crop engineering. The plant cell wall is a barrier that limits the ease and...

Tuesday, March 21, 2023 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Karen Faulds
Affiliation: 
Department of Pure and Applied Chemistry, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow
Location: 
Chemistry B250
Tuesday, March 28, 2023 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Xuanhe Zhao
Affiliation: 
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Location: 
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Polymers and water are the major components that constitute most living species on the earth, ranging from animals, plants, and fungi to bacteria. Polymers are also pervasive and indispensable in...

Wednesday, March 29, 2023 - 17:00 to 18:00
Event Category: 
IDG - Inorganic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Tian Zhang
Affiliation: 
University of British Columbia
Location: 
Chemistry D300
Tuesday, April 4, 2023 - 12:45 to 14:00
Event Category: 
LMC - Lectures in Modern Chemistry
Speaker: 
Dr. Deryn E. Fogg
Affiliation: 
Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences, University of Ottawa and Department of Chemistry, University of Bergen
Location: 
Chemistry B250
Wednesday, April 12, 2023 - 17:00 to 18:00
Event Category: 
IDG - Inorganic Discussion Group
Speaker: 
Marcus W. Drover
Affiliation: 
The University of Windsor
Location: 
Chemistry D300