Throughout the fall and winter terms, the Department of Chemistry is pleased to host a series of lectures delivered by guest speakers/visiting professors. Unless otherwise noted, the winter lectures will take place from 1:00 to 2:30 pm in the Tory building, Room 208.


Date: Tuesday, January 27
Presenter: Dr. Carlos Monreal, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Date: Tuesday, February 3
Presenter: Professor Mike Serpe, University of Alberta
Lecture title: Stimuli Responsive Polymer-Based Sensors, Muscles, and Drug Delivery Platforms
Read more OCCI Lecture Mike Serpe.

Date: Tuesday, February 10
Presenter: Professor Derek Wilson
Lecture title: When proteins go rogue: Conformational disorder in neurological disease and cancer

Date: Tuesday, March 3
Presenter: Dr. Gregory Lopinski, NRC Ottawa
Lecture title: solution-processable nanocarbon- based electronics

Date: Tuesday, March 10
Presenter: Prof. Federico Rosei, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique (INRS), Qu├ębec. Read more here.

Date: Tuesday, March 17
Presenter: Professor Curtis Berlinguette, UBC

Date: Tuesday, March 31
Presenter: Prof. Pat Forgione, Concordia University

Keep checking back to this site as other lectures and presentations will continue to be added as the term unfolds.