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Seminar Series - Academic Year 2013-2014

The Chemistry Department at Boston College presents dozens of speakers each year from leading universities, industrial corporations, and the private sector. All seminars are open to the public and are free of cost. We would like to express our appreciation to the following companies for their generous support of our seminar series: Boehringer-Ingelheim, Strem Chemicals, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Eli Lilly and Company, Novartis Corporation, and Abbott Laboratories.


The Merkert Chemistry Center is pleased to present some of our distinguished lecturers on Front Row. Front Row is a service of Boston College’s Office of Marketing Communications.


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FALL 2014
SPRING 2015
FALL 2015
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FALL 2014

August 28, 2014
Professor Alison Frontier, University of Rochester
“Stereocontroled cyclizations”
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

September 9, 2014
Professor Erin Carlson, University of Minnestota
“Chemical Probes to Explore and Inhibit Bacterial Pathways”
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

September 11, 2014
Professor Kenji Katayama, Chuo University
“Heterogeneous reaction dynamics revealed by transient grating technique”
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

September 18, 2014
Professor Uttam Tambar, UT Southwestern Medical Center
“Catalytic Asymmetric [2,3]-Rearrangements”
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

September 23, 2014
Professor Ted Betley, Harvard University
TBA
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

September 25, 2014
Professor Ning Fang, Iowa State University
“Science of Rock 'n' Roll”
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

October 2, 2014
Professor Wei Fan, Umass Amherst
TBA
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

October 28, 2014
Professor Champak Chatterjee, University of Washington
TBA
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

November 18, 2014
Professor Christopher Beaudry, Oregon State University
TBA
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

November 26, 2014
Professor Warren Piers, University of Calgary
TBA
4:00 PM, Merkert 130


SPRING 2015

January 13, 2015
Professor Doug Stephan, University of Toronto
TBA
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

January 20, 2015
Professor Brian McNaughton, Colorado State
TBA
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

January 27, 2015
Professor Tom Muir, Princeton University
TBA
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

February 17, 2015
Professor Alexander Statsuk, Northwestern University
TBA
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

March 12, 2015
Professor Sarah Reisman, Caltech
TBA
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

March 17, 2015
Professor Xiang Wang, University Colorado-Boulder
TBA
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

March 19, 2015
Professor Pratap Rao, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
TBA
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

March 31, 2015
Professor Paul Chirik, Princeton University
TBA
4:00 PM, Merkert 130

May 4, 2015
Professor Seth Herzon, Yale University
TBA
4:00 PM, Merkert 130


FALL 2015

October 13, 2015
Professor John Hartwig, UC Berkeley
TBA
4:00 PM, Merkert 130





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