Lycoming Department of Chemistry
Colloquium Schedule
Spring 1997

Date Speaker Title
Jan. 24
Film by Dr. Roald Hoffmann, Nobel Laureate "Driving Forces" a Video from the Annenberg "World of Chemistry" Series
Jan. 31
Film by Dr. Roald Hoffmann, Nobel Laureate "Molecules in Action" a Video from the Annenberg "World of Chemistry" Series
Feb. 07
Dr. Marie C. Messmer, Lehigh University "Vibrational Spectroscopy at the Liquid-Liquid Interface: an Investigation of Surfactants at the Oil-Water Interface by Sum Frequency Generation"
Mar. 07
Dr. Chriss McDonald, Lycoming College "The Use of 4-aryl-substituted Vinyl Hydrazones in Hetero Diels-Alder Reactions"
Mar. 12
Dr. Xumu Zhang*, Pennsylvania State Univ. "Transition Metal Catalyzed Asymmetric Reactions"
Mar. 19
Dr. Jim D. Atwood**, University of Buffalo "Organometallic Reactions in Water: Wet Is Not So Bad"
Apr. 04
"Demo Mania",
The Demo Derby!
The Super Bowl of Chemical Demonstrations! The Best Demonstration / Lessons, Presented by the Winning Teams from Each of the Five General Chemistry 111 Lab Sections.
Apr. 11
Bimal Desai,
Lycoming College
Internship Report: "Manganese Sequestration in Public Water Supplies Using Polyphosphates"
Apr. 18
Ann Bullion,
Lycoming College
"The Reaction of Cuprate with Dihalomethoxy Carbamates"

All Colloquia Will Be Held in HBC Room G09. Refreshments Will Be Served at 3:00 PM and the Talk Will Begin Promptly at 3:15 PM Unless Otherwise Indicated.

*ACS Speaker, Time: 8 PM
**Time: Refreshments 4 PM, Talk 4:15 PM.

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