Penn Center for Innovation Lecture I

Mon, 2014-09-29 17:00 - 18:00

Laurie Actman, PCI COO

Keith Marmer, PCI CBO

Trude Amick, PCI Director, Science and Engineering



Wu & Chen Auditorium

Levine Hall

Discussion of evolution of CTT into PCI, broadened responsibilities, new goals and structure, PCI New Ventures, and introduction to PCI staff working with SEAS, SAS and Penn Design.

Special Seminar in Energy Research: David Ginger, Washington

Thu, 2014-09-04 13:00 - 14:00
Prof. David S. Ginger University of Washington
Lynch Lecture Hall
Attached Document: 

Charge Generation and Recombination in Organic and Hybrid Quantum Dot Photovoltaics



Special Seminar in Energy Research: (Colin Nuckolls, Columbia)

Mon, 2014-08-18 11:00 - 12:00

Prof. Colin Nuckolls

Columbia University


From Moelcules to Materials


Lynch Lecture Hall

Gary Molander wins ACS National Award

Gary A. Molander, Hirschmann-Makineni Professor and Chemistry Department Chair, has been selected to receive the 2015 Herbert C. Brown Award for Creative Research in Synthetic Methods. The Brown award, sponsored by the Purdue Borane Research Fund and the Herbert C. Brown Award Endowment, was established in 1998 to recognize and encourage outstanding and creative contributions to research in synthetic methods.


Gary will be honored at an awards ceremony on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, in conjunction with the 249th ACS national meeting in Denver.

Penn Chemistry hosts first ACES Event

The inaugural ACES Program was held on July 19th. The program, which is designed to run several times per year, focused on introducing local students (grades 7-11) to the sciences with a hands-on approach. They had the opportunity to learn hands-on that science is fun!



Feng Gai to Receive ACS Section Award

Feng Gai has been selected to receive the 2014 American Chemical Society Philadelphia Section Award. First given in 1962, this Award recognizes an individual "who, by conspicuous scientific achievement through research, has made important contributions to man's knowledge and thereby aided the public appreciation of the profession."


Prof. Gai will receive the award in the Department on Thursday, October 16, 2014.


Michael Monteiro, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia; Special Organic Seminar

Fri, 2014-08-15 12:00 - 13:30
Lynch Lecture Hall
Title: "Quantitative Cross-Coupling Reactions to Generate Complex Polymer Architectures"

Frank Davis Symposium at Temple University

Wed, 2014-10-29 (All day)
Temple University

Physical Chemistry Seminar ( Young Min Rhee , Postech )

Thu, 2014-10-09 13:00 - 14:00
Carol Lynch Lecture Hall Chemistry Complex
Attached Document: 

Inquiries Please contact Rosa Vargas

Special Physical Chemistry Seminar (Leif Hammarstrom, Uppsala)

Thu, 2014-10-02 13:00 - 14:00
Prof. Leif Hammarström Uppsala University
Carol Lynch Lecture Hall Chemistry Complex
Attached Document: 


Molecular Mechanisms of Artificial Photosynthesis


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