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Department of Chemistry

Seminars

Seminars are usually held on Wednesday at 13:00 in CG60, but you should check the seminar details for exceptions.

Introduction to Flow Chemistry

Presented by Dr Marcus Baumann, Durham University

3 May 2017 10:00 in CG60

6-part weekly lecture course from 3rd May - 7th June 2017. Contact l.k.smith@durham.ac.uk to sign up.

Contact l.k.smith@durham.ac.uk for more information

Multifunctional liquid crystals: clusters, cages and surfaces

Presented by Dr Isabel Saez, University of York

3 May 2017 13:15 in CG60

Contact r.l.thompson@durham.ac.uk for more information

Exploiting the 'chemical memory' of materials to create new processes

Presented by Professor Ian Metcalfe , Newcastle University

10 May 2017 13:15 in CG60

Contact simon.beaumont@durham.ac.uk for more information

Rennes-Durham Symposium

Presented by ,

17 May 2017 09:15 in CG60

9:15 Prof Andy Whiting: Welcome
9:20 Prof Claude Lapinte: Charge localization vs delocalization in tetranuclear mixed-valence complexes: A spectroscopic study
10.00 David Chisholm: Fluorescent retinoids for cell biology and beyond
10:35 Coffee
11:05 Prof Christine Paul-Roth: Conjugated fluorenyl-porphyrin dendrimers for optics
11:45 Dr Karen Johnston: Solid-state NMR studies of battery materials
12.20 Mr Jack Pike: Transformations of π-arene Ru complexes
12.45 Lunch
13:45 Prof Fabienne Berrée: 2-Carbo[6]helicene boronic derivatives. Synthesis, functionalization and future prospects in catalysis
14:25 Benjamin François: Generation of Skeletal diversity and complexity from boron-substituted 1,3-dienes and nitroso compounds
14:50 Dr Matthew Kitching: Molecular rearrangement and macroscopic transport
15:25 Tea
15:55 Thomas Groizard: Theoretical studies of organometallic quantum cellular automata: from charge localization to information transfer
16:20 Dr Russell Taylor: Alkane activation and functionalisation in zeolites: towards understanding the role of extra-framework metal and zeolite framework type
16.50 Prof Véronique Guerchais: Controlling the deep-red emission in diplatinum complexes
17.30 Close

Contact andy.whiting@durham.ac.uk for more information

PG Physical Chemistry Seminar

Presented by PG Events Comm, Durham University

24 May 2017 12:00 in CG141

Programme TBA

Contact l.k.smith@durham.ac.uk for more information

RSC Corday-Morgan Award Lecture

14 June 2017 13:15 in CG60

Contact karen.johnston@durham.ac.uk for more information

The Atmosphere’s Detergent

Presented by Professor Marsha Lester, University of Pennsylvania

19 June 2017 11:00 in D110

Contact J.M.Hutson@durham.ac.uk for more information

Photo-induced dynamics of atmospherically important Criegee intermediates

Presented by Professor Marsha Lester, University of Pennsylvania

20 June 2017 11:00 in CG85

Contact J.M.Hutson@durham.ac.uk for more information

Interactions of hydroxyl radicals with molecular partners

Presented by Professor Marsha Lester, University of Pennsylvania

22 June 2017 11:00 in CG85

Contact J.M.Hutson@durham.ac.uk for more information