News & Events
Chemistry Weekly Seminar - Dr. Scott Murphy
Posted on 2018-12-17 in Events
Mar 22, 2019
Photoresponsive Langmuir–Schaefer films of amphiphilic dithienylethenes
We are developing photoresponsive multi-layered Langmuir–Schaefer (LS) films prepared from amphiphilic photochromic dithienylethenes. These functional materials will have potential application in optical devices and responsive surfaces. We have synthesized new amphiphilic dithienylethenes. In addition, we have assessed their spreading behaviour and stability as Langmuir films. Further, we have examined the photochromism and nanostructure of multi-layered LS films using absorption spectroscopy, and atomic force microscopy and transmission electron microscopy, respectively. Our most recent developments will be presented.
Chemistry Seminar - Dr. Sanjai Kumar Pathak
Posted on 2019-06-14
Dr. Sanjai Kumar Pathak, Queens College and Graduate Center of CUNY, New York will present a special seminar.
Chemistry Special Seminar - Dr. Claude Spino
Posted on 2019-05-21
Dr. Claude Spino, Universite de Sherbrooke, will present a special seminar at 11:00 a.m. in Thorvaldson 159.
Chemistry Weekly Seminar - PhD Candidate Vankata Garapati
Posted on 2019-04-18
Venkata Garapati, PhD Candidate, will present a seminar at 10:30 a.m. in Thorvaldson 159.
Chemistry Weekly Seminar - Dr. Rob Britton
Posted on 2019-03-14
Dr. Robert Britton, Department of Chemistry, Simon Fraser University, will present a seminar at 4:00 pm in Thorvaldson 110.
Special Seminar - Dr. Darren Derksen
Posted on 2019-03-06
Dr. Darren Derksen will present a Special Seminar at 11:30 am in Geology 261
Special Seminar - Dr. Amy Stevens
Posted on 2019-02-08
Dr. Amy Stevens, Department of Chemistry, will present a seminar