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Chemistry Seminars

Welcome to the Chemistry Seminar page at SUNY College at Brockport. The seminar program at Brockport is hosted within the context of Seminar I and II (CHM 400 and 401), two formal courses that are required of all chemistry and physics majors. Our scheduling aims to include speakers from a wide variety of areas and disciplines from academia, industry, and career services. Visitors are welcome to attend!

Unless otherwise specified, seminars are held on Thursdays at 12:30 pm in Smith 114. Join us at 12:15 am for food and pre-seminar discussion.

Please send any correspondance regarding programming to the seminar coordinator.

September 3, 2015

Faculty and Staff
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Faculty Introductions

September 9, 2015

Prof. Michael A. Brown
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Graduate School & Chemistry Jobs information

September 17, 2015

Prof. Andrew Murkin
University at Buffalo, SUNY

From Mechanism to Drug Design: New Methods and Applications of Isotope Effects in Enzymology

September 24, 2015

Prof. Gerd-Uwe Fleichsig
University at Albany, SUNY

Field tests of solar UV photo-oxidative sample pretreatment for stripping voltammetric trace metal analysis in water samples from Warnow River (Germany) and Awash River (Ethiopia)

October 1, 2015

Phyllis Griswold
Career Services

Job searching, résumé preparation

October 8, 2015

Dr. Megan Bennett
Argonne National Laboratory (Brockport alumna)

Element Synthesis: From Element Discovery to Medical Radioisotopes

October 15, 2015


Career Panel

October 22, 2015

Prof. Jeffrey Hayes
University of Rochester, Medical Center

Macromolecular Interactions of Core and Linker Histone 'tail' Domains that Control Chromatin Structure and Function

October 29, 2015

Prof. Frank Bright
University at Buffalo, SUNY

Advanced Optical Sensing Platforms

November 5, 2015

Prof. Esther Takeuchi
Stony Brook University

Topic TBA

November 12, 2015

Chemistry & Biochemistry students

Topic synopses

November 19, 2015

Chemistry & Biochemistry students

Topic synopses

December 3, 2015

Chemistry & Biochemistry students

Topic synopses

December 10, 2015

Chemistry & Biochemistry students
Topic synopses