Chemistry Department Seminar Schedule
Seminars are typically presented at 3:15 pm in the Science Building, Room 1191. If you are interested in presenting, please contact Dr. Charles Chusuei by email. Exceptions to this schedule are noted in bolded blue text below. 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.
|Jan 25, 2019||
Dr. Charles Chusuei, MTSU Chemistry Department
|Feb 1, 2019||
Dr. Mengliang Zheng, MTSU Chemistry Department
|Feb 22, 2019||
Dr. Tao Xu, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Northern Illinois University (Dekalb, IL)
|Mar 1, 2019||Mr. Daniel Nguyen, COMS PhD Candidate, MTSU Chemistry Department
"Fast analytical evaluation of intermolecular electrostatic interaction energies using the pseudoatom representation of the electron density: The Löwdin α-function and The Fourier Transform Method"
|Mar 8, 2019||
No seminar, Spring Break
|Mar 14, 2019||
Mr. Sunday Olaluwoye (MS thesis defense)
|Mar 15, 2019||
Dr. Roberto Peverati, Chemistry Department, Floridia Institute of Technology
|Mar 22, 2019||
No seminar, MTSU Scholar's Week
|Mar 29, 2019||
Dr. Beth Guiton, Department of Chemistry, University of Kentucky
"Investigating Nanostructure Synthesis Using In Situ TEM"
|Apr 5, 2019||
Dr. Tamara Keller, Analytical Instrumentation Division, Waters Corporation (Milford,
|Apr 12, 2019||
|Apr 19, 2019||
Dr. Hairon Guan, Department of Chemistry, University of Cincinnati
|TBA||Mr. Conrad Lewis (MS thesis defense)
"Analysis of Near-Degeneracy Correlation using Atomic Populations of Effectively Unpaired Electrons"
|TBA||Mr. Roderick Moore (MS thesis defense)
"Mechanism of Nucleoside Hydrolase Isolated from Alaska Pea Seeds"
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.