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, fall lectures will take place on a Friday from 10:00 to 11:30 A.M. in the Tory building, Room 238.


Date: Friday, October 5, 2018
Presenter: Prof. Pierre Chaurand, University of Montreal
Lecture Title: Metal-assisted LDI for high resolution imaging MS
Host: Dr. Jeff Smith

Date: Friday, October 12, 2018
Presenter: Prof. Mathieu Frenette, UQAM
Lecture Title: Pushing the Boundaries of Photoredox Catalysis
Host: Dr. Amy Rand

Date: Friday, November 2, 2018
Presenter: Dr. Marshall R. Brennan, Publishing Manager, ChemRxiv
Lecture Title:  ChemRxiv: Year One and Beyond
Host: Dr. Sean Barry

Date: Friday, November 9, 2018
Presenter: Prof. Erin R. Johnson, Dalhousie
Lecture Title:  Dispersion Interactions in Density-Functional Theory
Host: Dr. Toby Zeng

Date: Friday, November 16, 2018
Presenter: Dr. Shan Zou, NRC
Lecture Title: Nanomechanical Measurements for Characterization and Toxicity Assessment of Nanomaterials
Host: Dr. Anatoli Ianoul

Date: Friday, November 30, 2018
Presenter: Prof. Michael G. Organ, University of Ottawa
Lecture Title: Advancing Synthetic Chemistry Through Catalysis and Catalyst Design
Host: Dr. Chuck McDonald


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