Colloquium Program Page

Time and location: Unless otherwise noted, seminars will be held on Friday in the Life Sciences Annex Auditorium (A-101) at 3:30 PM. Check the individual notices posted in the hallways or your e-mail box for confirmation of times and locations. 

Spring 2019 Schedule

Date Talk Speaker Institute Host
1/11 Safety Seminar Multiple Speakers LSU (Chemistry) David Spivak
1/18 Spectroelectrochemical Sensors:  The Quest for Selectivity

William R. Heineman

University of Cincinnati Graduate Students
1/25 Mentoring: An Important Component of Undergraduate and Graduate Education in STEM Isiah Warner LSU (Chemistry) Robert Cook
 2/1 Electrochemical Transformations of CO2 and CH4 John Flake LSU (Chemical Engineering) Andrew Maverick
 2/8 OPEN      
2/15 Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer in Molecules and Electrocatalysis James Mayer Yale University
Noemie Elgrishi
2/22 Cancelled      
3/1 RESERVED      
3/8 How to Succeed in Business or Research by Really Trying Dr. Mike Griffith  LSU (Chemistry) Carol Taylor
3/15 TBA Shekhar Garde Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Revati Kumar
3/22 RESERVED      
3/29  OPEN      
4/5  OPEN      
4/12  OPEN      
4/19 SPRING BREAK      
4/26 Graduate Awards  Multiple  LSU (Chemistry)  John Pojman


Fall 2019 Schedule

Date Talk Speaker Institute Host
8/30 Safety Meeting (Home Game: Georgia Southern)      
9/6 TBA Revati Kumar  LSU (Chemistry)  TBA
9/13 Tenure and Promotion (Home Game: Northwestern State)      
9/20 Boussert lecture Shelley Claridge  Purdue University  
9/27 TBA Shelley Minteer  University of Utah  Noemie Elgrishi
10/4 (Home Game: Utah State)      
10/11 (Home Game: Florida) Paul Buras  LSU (Chemistry) Carol Taylor 
10/18 Fall Break      
10/25 (Home Game: Auburn)      
11/1  Structure and Dynamics of HIV-1 Protein Assemblies by an Integrated Approach Tatyana Polenova University of Delaware Tuo Wang
11/8  Open      
11/15  TBA Francesco Paesani University of California San Diego  Revati Kumar
11/22 (Home Game: Arkansas)      
11/29 Thanksgiving Break (Home Game: Texas A&M)      
12/6  Open      


For inquiries regarding the Chemistry Colloquium, please contact, Professor Robert L. Cook (


Colloquium Schedule 2018
Colloquium Schedule 2017
Colloquium Schedule 2016
Colloquium Schedule 2015
Colloquium Schedule 2014

Colloquium Schedule 2013

Colloquium Schedule 2012