Chemistry Department Seminar Schedule

Seminars are typically presented at 3:15 pm in the Science Building, Room 1191. Exceptions denoted in blue below.) If you are interested in presenting, please contact Dr. Charles Chusuei by email.  Come early to chat with the speaker and other attendees.  Refreshments will be served.

Reminders to MS students:  Turn in your abstract pages to the seminar host at the conclusion of each scheduled talk, following the Q&A session. Consult the MS Chemistry Handbook for important requirements to be fulfilled for your degree. Remember to submit your abstract (click here to see an example) 10 days before your scheduled defense date.
Additional information can be found on our MTSU MS Chemistry Blog.

Date Speaker/Presentation Title
June 12,
Mr. Mohammad Kader (MS thesis defense)
"A Cobalt Oxide Carbon Nanotube Composite
for Dopamine Detection"
Science Building, Room 1003, 3:00 PM 
June 22,

Mr. Saad Alrashdi (MS thesis defense)
"Synthesis, Purification, and Surface Chemistry
Study of α-Synuclein (61-95)"
Science Building, Room 1003, 2:30 PM

June 26,
Mr. Md Abdul Hoque (MS thesis defense)
"Comparison of Chlorine Dioxide and Ozone
as Oxidants for the Degradation of Volatile
Organic Compounds"
Davis Science Building, Room 103, 1:30 PM
TBA Mr. Zachary Taylor (MS thesis defense)
"Scavenger Assisted Synthesis of Aurones
and Analysis of their Biological Activity
Against Leishmania"

Note to visiting seminar speakers:  The address of the Science Building is: 440 Friendship Street, Murfreesboro, TN 37132.  You may set your GPS destination to this location. A parking spot will be reserved for you in advance of your visit.