Departmental Seminar Series

Our chemistry and physics seminar series meets by Zoom at 11:00 AM on Tuesdays. Students interested in attending graduate school are encouraged to meet with the academic seminar speakers on Tuesday afternoon.

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Spring 2021 Seminar Series

Date Speaker
Jan 26 Aron Huckaba, Department of Chemistry, University of Kentucky, "Tuning Charge Transport with Intermolecular Interactions of an Organic Semiconductor" (Homepage)
Feb 2 Ian Webb, Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology, IUPUI, "Ion/Ion, Ion/Neutral, and Ion/Electron Interactions for Rapid and Accurate Structural Biology" (Homepage)
Feb 16 Sheikh Fahad Ferdous, Department of Applied Engineering and Technology Management, Indiana State University, "Computational Material Design and Mechanical Behavior of Materials at the Molecular Level" (Homepage)
Mar 2 Stephen Wolf, Department of Chemistry & Physics, Indiana State University, "Investigations into the Distribution of the Highly Volatile Trace Elements Bi, Pb, Cd, In, and Tl within the Allende Carbonaceous Chondrite" (Homepage) 
Apr 20 Fengyuan Yang, Department of Physics, The Ohio State University, "Electrical Switching of Antiferromagnetic Spins in Pt/Fe2O3 Bilayers" (Homepage)
Apr 27 Garth Patterson, Department of Science, Mount St. Mary's University, "Griffin Analytical, A Student’s Path from Pure Research to IPO" (Homepage) 

 

Fall 2020 Seminar Series

Date Speaker
Aug 25 David Giedroc, Department of Chemistry, Indiana University, "Inorganic Chemistry of the Cell: Transition Metal Homeostasis in Bacterial Pathogens" (Homepage)
Sept 1 A. Douglas Kinghorn, College of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, "Natural Products and Pharmacognosy" (Homepage)
Sept 8 Angeline Lyon, Department of Chemistry, Purdue University, "Conformational Regulation of Phospholipase C Enzymes" (Homepage)
Oct 13 Karin Dahmen, Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, "Universal Avalanches: From Nanocrystals to Earthquakes to Stars?" (Homepage)
Oct 20 Brent Schludecker, Midwest Compliance Labs, "Career Opportunities for Professional Chemists Available in Terre Haute" (Company Website)
Oct 27 Gabor Csathy, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Purdue University, "A Glance at Electronic Order in Two Dimensions" (Homepage)

 

Spring 2020 Seminar Series

Date Speaker
Feb 4 Sébastien Laulhé, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, IUPUI, "N-Chloroimides as Novel Multifaceted Amination Reagents: Enabling C–H Aminations and Deoxyaminations" (Homepage)
Mar 10 Peter Abbamonte, Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, "Bose Condensation of Excitons in a Transition Metal Dichalcogenide" (Homepage)
Mar 31 CANCELED:  Stephen Wolf, Department of Chemistry and Physics, Indiana State University (Homepage)
Apr 7 CANCELED:  Karin Dahmen, Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Homepage)
Apr 21 CANCELED:  Angeline Lyon, Department of Chemistry, Purdue University, "Molecular Insights into Phospholipase Cepsilon Regulation" (Homepage)

 

Fall 2019 Seminar Series

Date Speaker
Aug 27 Sergiy Rosokha, Department of Chemistry, Ball State University, "Anion-pi and Halogen Bonding: Unconventional Intermolecular Interactions at Work" (Homepage)
Sept 3 Patrick Cheek and Kim Gleason (ISU Chemistry Alumni), Elanco Animal Health – Clinton Laboratories (Company webpage)
Sept 17 David Bahr, School of Materials Engineering, Purdue University (Homepage)

"Low Density Mats and Foams with Metal Components, or: How Strong Is That Squishy Metal Thing?"

Special additional presentation sponsored by the Wabash Valley Section of the ACS: "Getting Students into Undergraduate Research: What Else is Out There Other Than Apprenticeship Models?", 5:30 PM in Science 018

Oct 22 Lucas Wagner, Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, "Many-Particle Simulations of Condensed Matter" (Homepage)
Dec 3 Rob Noll, Department of Chemistry & Physics, Indiana State University, "Heat Capacities, Refrigerators, and Self-Charging Batteries" (Homepage)

 

Contact Information
Jennifer Inlow, Chairperson
email:jennifer.inlow@indstate.edu

Department of Chemistry and Physics
600 Chestnut Street
Science Building, Room 035
Indiana State University
Terre Haute, IN 47809

Chemistry
Office: Science 035
Phone: 812-237-2239
Fax: 812-237-2232

Physics
Office: Science 165
Phone: 812-237-2239
Fax: 812-237-4396

Office Hours
Monday-Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

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