Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Colloquia & Seminars Schedule — Fall 2021

Welcome to the website for the Fall 2021 series of the departmental colloquia and seminars!
  • Departmental colloquia (CHEM 6920/8920) typically meet at 4 pm on Monday and Wednesday.
  • Departmental seminars (CHEM 6930/8930) typically meet at noon on Monday and Wednesday.
  • This semester colloquia will be held either in person in WO 1205 or virtually via WebEx. You will receive a link to the virtual talks via e-mail.
  • Seminars will be held in person in WO 1205.
  • Please email Dr. Michal Marszewski with any questions.
Special Colloquia

FALL 2021






 Monday August 30 Noon

Dr. Matthew Wohlever


Faculty Talks
 Monday August 30 4:00 pm



Faculty Talks
Wednesday September  1 Noon

Dr. Michael Young


Faculty Talks
Wednesday September  1 4:00 pm

Dr. Wei Li

Faculty Talks
Monday September  6 Noon Labor Day  
Monday September  6 4:00 pm Labor Day  
Wednesday September  8 Noon

Dr. Cora Lind-Kovacs


Faculty Talks
Wednesday September  8 4:00 pm

Dr. John Bellizzi

Dr. Joseph Schmidt

Faculty Talks
Monday September  13 Noon Dr. Emanuela Gionfriddo Faculty Talks
Monday September  13 4:00 pm

Dr. Dragan Isailovic


Faculty Talks 
Wednesday September 15 Noon Dr. Michal Marszewski Faculty Talks
Wednesday September 15 4:00 pm _____________


Faculty Talks
Monday September 20 Noon    
Monday September 20 4:00 pm    
Wednesday September 22 Noon

Leart Sejdarasi (2nd year talk)

_____________ (2nd year talk slot)

Dr. Mark Mason
Wednesday September 22 4:00 pm

Dr. Chris Shoemaker via WebEx
Dartmouth College

Dr. Matthew Wohlever
Monday September 27 Noon

Fenglong Wu (2nd year talk)

_____________ (2nd year talk slot)

 Dr. Jianglong Zhu
Monday September 27 4:00 pm    
Wednesday September 29 Noon    
Wednesday September 29 4:00 pm    
Monday October 4 Noon


Monday October 4 4:00 pm Dr. Joseph Furgal
Bowling Green State University
Dr. Michael Young
Wednesday October 6 Noon  Aghogho Abigail Olomukoro (2nd year talk)

Akanksha Chhikara (2nd year talk)

Dr. Emanuela Gionfriddo

Dr. Wei Li

Wednesday October 6 4:00 pm Heidi Fresenius (4th year talk) Dr. Matthew Wohlever 
Monday October 11 Noon    
Monday October 11 4:00 pm    
Wednesday October 13 Noon    
Wednesday October 13 4:00 pm Dr. Shunji Egusa via WebEx
The University of North Carolina, Charlotte
Dr. Terry Bigioni
Monday October 18 Noon    
Monday October 18 4:00 pm    
Wednesday October 20 Noon Saniya Khan (4th year talk) Dr. Steven Sucheck 
Wednesday October 20 4:00 pm    
Monday October 25 Noon Ronald Emmons (4th year talk) Dr. Emanuela Gionfriddo
Monday October 25 4:00 pm    
Wednesday October 27 Noon Mollie Enright (4th year talk) Dr. Mark Mason
Wednesday October 27 4:00 pm Dr. Phyllis Hanson
University of Michigan
Dr. Matthew Wohlever
Monday November 1 Noon Radhika Thanvi (4th year talk) Dr. Steven Sucheck
Monday November 1 4:00 pm Dr. Nina McClelland's Memorial Service   
Wednesday November 3 Noon Nipunika Hirimuthu (4th year talk) Dr. Emanuela Gionfriddo 
Wednesday November 3 4:00 pm    
Monday November 8 Noon Abiral Poudel (4th year talk)  Dr. Jon Kirchhoff
Monday November 8 4:00 pm    
Wednesday November 10 Noon Shanika Gamage (4th year talk)  Dr. Peter Andreana
Wednesday  November 10 4:00 pm    
Monday November 15 Noon Amendra Liyanarachchi (4th year talk)
 Dr. Peter Andreana
Monday November 15 4:00 pm    
Wednesday  November 17 Noon Sandhya Adhikari (4th year talk)  Dr. Jon Kirchhoff
Wednesday  November 17 4:00 pm    
Monday November 22 Noon    
Monday November 22 4:00 pm

Ashley Scheutzow (honors thesis)
Gracie Siffer (honors thesis)

Dr. Matthew Wohlever
Wednesday  November 24 Noon No classes  
Wednesday  November 24 4:00 pm No classes  
Monday November 29 Noon Sabitri Lamichhane (4th year talk)  Dr. Dragan Isailovic 
Monday November 29 4:00 pm    
Wednesday  December 1 Noon    
Wednesday  December 1 4:00 pm    
Monday December 6 Noon Sharmila Thenuwara (4th year talk) Dr. Dragan Isailovic
Monday December 6 4:00 pm Dr. Tom Linz
(Wayne State University)
Dr. Ajith Karunarathne
Wednesday  December 8 Noon    
Wednesday  December 8 4:00 pm    


Last Updated: 11/16/21