2014

Past events

Templated growth of ordered mesoporous silica and of ordered macroporous films of oxides and nitrides

Monday 15 December 2014

Templated growth of ordered mesoporous silica and of ordered macroporous films of oxides and nitrides

Measuring Air-Sea Fluxes of Climatically Important Gases - from the Open Ocean to the Coastal Sea

Wednesday 10 December 2014

Measuring Air-Sea Fluxes of Climatically Important Gases - from the Open Ocean to the Coastal Sea

Atmospheric Chemistry Experiment (ACE): spectroscopy from orbit

Friday 28 November 2014

ACE (also known as SCISAT) is making a comprehensive set of simultaneous measurements of numerous trace gases, thin clouds, aerosols and temperature by solar occultation from a satellite in low earth orbit.

Chemistry Seminar

Friday 28 November 2014

Cyclometallated iridium(III) complexes: tuning of optoelectronic properties and beyond

RSC Award and Departmental Seminar

Thursday 20 November 2014

2014 John Jeyes Award

Chemistry Seminar

Friday 14 November 2014

Polydentate Ligand Effects in Palladium Cross-Coupling/ C–H Activation Catalysis

Graduate Research Seminars

Wednesday 5 November 2014

An opportunity to find out more about the work of some of Chemistry's research students.

Chemistry Seminar

Friday 31 October 2014

Noble Metal Nanoparticles and Phosphine Coordination Materials for Heterogeneous Catalysis, Sequestration and Sensing

YorCat End of Year 2 Presentations

Friday 10 October 2014

The PhD students on the YorCat programme present their work from the last year

KMS Seminar and Year 2 PhD Poster Session

Wednesday 8 October 2014

PhD KMS prize winners talks and Year 2 poster session

Building Sustainability into your Business: The Case for Bio-Based Chemicals

Monday 6 October 2014

Presentations will look at both commercial and scientific topics, from the pros and cons of using bio-based chemicals to examples of what is already happening in this area.

Beyond the paper CV and developing a scientific profile through social media, altmetrics and micropublication

Thursday 2 October 2014

An overview of networking and collaborative sites available to scientists and ways to expose your scientific activities online

Seminar: "Dogma vs. consensus: Letting the evidence speak on climate change"

Thursday 18 September 2014

Find out what happens when science collides with worldview and financial interests. John Cook, Climate Communication Fellow for the Global Change Institute at the University of Queensland will talk about some of his work.

Bio-Based Polymer Day

Thursday 17 July 2014

Various speakers

Organic Synthesis Group Plenary Session

Wednesday 9 July 2014

Some of the final year PhD students in the organic section will be giving presentations on their research

Graduate Research Seminars

Wednesday 11 June 2014

Two of our PhD students will talk about their research

Solvents Day

Tuesday 10 June 2014

Various speakers

Cutting-edge Organic and Organometallic chemistry

Wednesday 21 May 2014

Various speakers

Developing Catalytic Reactions One Step at a Time

Thursday 8 May 2014

Inorganic Seminar

Organic colloquia

Wednesday 30 April 2014

Professor Nick Turner (Manchester) and Professor Wayne Hayes (Reading)

RSC Awards Symposium

Wednesday 26 March 2014

Talks by various RSC Award winners

Bruker Poster Competition and Seminar

Thursday 20 March 2014

Professor John Seddon (Imperial College, London)

Ion Mobility Mass Spectrometry – Measuring More Than Mass

Wednesday 19 March 2014

Professor Perdita Barran (Manchester Institute of Biotechnology, University of Manchester)

Organic colloquia

Wednesday 19 March 2014

Professor Chris Moody (Nottingham) and Dr Nathan Brown (ICR, Sutton)

Organic Synthesis Group Plenary Session

Friday 14 March 2014

Talks by various Chemistry graduate students

RSC Awards Symposium

Wednesday 12 March 2014

Talks by various RSC Award Winners

Switchable Solvents

Tuesday 11 March 2014

by Dr. Philip Jessop, FRSC, (Professor of Green Chemistry at Queen’s University in Canada and the Technical Director of Green Centre Canada)

Towards biophotocrystallography with Ruthenium-DNA crystals

Thursday 27 February 2014

A talk by Professor Christine Cardin

Organic colloquia

Wednesday 19 February 2014

Dr Stephen Thomas (Edinburgh) and Professor Luc Brunsveld (Eindoven, Netherlands)

Sustainability, Methanol and Renewable Energy (afternoon lecture)

Friday 24 January 2014

Sustainability, Methanol and Renewable Energy by Dr Robin White

Sustainability, Methanol and Renewable Energy (morning lecture)

Friday 24 January 2014

Sustainability, Methanol and Renewable Energy by Dr Robin White

Graduate Research Seminar

Wednesday 15 January 2014

Chemistry graduate students will talk about their research

From trash to treasure, the case of cashew nut shells

Tuesday 14 January 2014

From trash to treasure, the case of cashew nut shells by Dr Egid Mubofu, University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Conformational transitions as key features of PimA-mediated glycosyl transfer

Friday 10 January 2014

Professor Marcelo E. Guerin - Unit of Biophysics, Spain

Seminar archive