Macromolecular Chemistry Seminar

Macromolecular Chemistry Seminars are hosted by John Pojman at 12:30 pm pm on Fridays in 206 Williams  (Tower Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70808)

Spring 2019 Schedule

Date Speaker Credentials/Advisor Title Hot
01/18/2019 Dr. Leah  Broussard Wigner Fellow, Oak Ridge National Laboratory The Nab Experiment: A Laboratory for Neutron Beta Decay Dr.Gerald Schneider
01/25/2019 Ms. Shreeja Bhatt Southeastern Louisiana State University Nano dispersed platinum(0) in organically modified silicate matrices as sustainable catalysts for a regioselective hydrosilylation of alkenes and alkynes Dr. John Pojman
02/01/2019 Arjun Pandey Dr. David Spivak Data Defense Dr. John Pojman
02/08/2019 Dr. Flora Meilleur Neutron Scattering Scientist, Oak Ridge National Laboratory Cellulose degrading oxidative enzymes: structural insights from neutron diffraction and scattering Dr. Gerald Schneider
02/15/2019 NO SEMINAR All day Introduction to GPC Workshop    
02/22/2019 Justin G. Kennemur

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Florida State University

Leveraging Equilibrium Polymerization Thermodynamics to Produce New Materials from Stubborn Monomers Dr. John Pojman

David Siefker

Dr. Donghui Zhang

Literature Talk  Dr. John Pojman

Andrew Peters

Department of Chemical Engineering, Louisiana Tech

Advanced Sampling of High Energy Barriers in Block Copolymers and Block Copolymer Grafted Nanoparticles: Protracted Colored Noise Dynamics  Dr. John Pojman

Anthony Mai

Dr. John Pojman

Literature Talk Dr. John Pojman

Professor Joshua Sangoro

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

 Mesoscale Organization and Dynamics in Ionic Liquids  Dr. Gerald Schneider

Rasangi Perera

Dr. Gerald Schneider

Literature Talk Dr. John Pojman

Baylen Thompson

Dr. John Pojman Literature Talk Dr. John Pojman

Bruno Jakobi

Dr. Gerald Schneider Data Defense Dr. John Pojman


Spring Break    
04/26/2019 Sam Bynum Dr. John Pojman Data Defense Dr. John Pojman


  * Joint LaCNS/Macromolecular seminar


For inquiries regarding the MacroMolecular Seminar, please contact Dr. John Pojman (