Physical Chemistry Seminar

Physical Chemistry Seminars are hosted by Louis Haber at 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm on Tuesdays in 129 Tureaud Hall (15 S Stadium Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70808)

Fall 2016 Schedule

Date Title Speaker Credentials/Advisor
8/30 Accelerating Quantum Calculations for Spectroscopy Applications  Adam Bruner  
9/06 Understanding Chemical Reactions in Novel Materials: From Metal Organic Frameworks to Oxyallyl Cations Kiara Taylor-Edinbyrd   
9/13  The Effect of Ammonia and Amines in Atmospheric Nucleation Alisghar Sephri  
9/20  Solvation Structure and Dynamics of Li-ion Battery Electrolytes  Dr. Kristen Fulfer  
9/27  Ehrenfest and Excited State Dynamics Alex Meyer  
10/04  Development of Reactive Force Fields for the Study of Water Clusters Containing Acid Defects Caitlin Brenahan  
10/11  Simulated Solar Energy Effects on Environmentally Persistent Free Radicals in PM2.5 and Surrogate PM Cholena Ren  
10/18  Ultrafast and Nonlinear Spectroscopy of Silicon and Gold Nanoparticles Jeewan Ranasinghe  
10/25  Molecular Dynamics Study of Aggregation of Polypeptoids in Liquid Solutions: From Atomistic to Coarse-Grained Simulations Pu Du  
11/01  Examining the Role of Ion Pairs in the Nucleation of Atmospheric Water Troy Loeggler   
11/08  Solvation Dynamics of Small Molecules in Protic Solution  Xiaoliu Zhang  
11/15  Solvation Dynamics of Small Molecules in Protic Solution Dr. Sena Roberts UT Austin
11/22  Molecular Adsorption and Diffusion through Lipid Bilayers Studied by Second Harmonic Generation Rami Khoury   
11/29  Multiscale Modeling of Plasmon-Exciton Dynamics of Malachite Green Monolayers on Gold Nanoparticles Holden Smith   


For inquiries regarding the Physical Chemistry Seminar, please contact Dr. Louis Haber (