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. 

Fall 2018 Schedule

Date Talk Speaker Institute Host
8/24 Safety Seminar  Multiple Speakers LSU (Chemistry) Safety Committe Chair: David Spivak
8/31 TBA

Kenneth Lopata

 LSU (Chemistry)  Andy Maverick
9/7 TBA Gerald Schneider LSU (Chemistry) John Pojman
 9/14 TBA Daniel Kuroda LSU (Chemistry) Les Butler
 9/21 Home Game (TBA) Kalliat T. Valsaraj LSU (Chemical Engineering) Coordinator: Robert Cook
 9/28 Home Game (TBA) Alexandra Stenson University of Southern Alabama Robert Cook
10/5 2018 Boussert Lecture Robert Cava  Princeton University  Department Chair: Mike Cherry
10/12 Home Game (TBA) Kanchan Maiti  LSU (Oceanography)  Coordinator: Robert Cook
10/19 Home Game (TBA) Miriam Siebenbuerger  LSU (CAMD)  Gerald Schneider
10/26 TBA William Tolman University of Minnesota Matthew Chambers
11/2 Home Game      
11/9 TBA Geoffrey Coates   Cornell University  Donghui Zhang
11/16 Home Game      
11/30 TBA Jeremy C. Smith  University of Tennessee and Oak Ridge National Laboratory Gerald Schneider


Spring 2019 Schedule

Date Talk Speaker Institute Host
1/11 Safety Seminar Multiple Speakers LSU (Chemistry) David Spivak
1/18 TBA

William R. Heineman

University of Cincinnati Graduate Students
1/25 OPEN      
 2/1 OPEN      
 2/8 OPEN      
2/15 TBA James Mayer Yale University
Noemie Elgrishi
2/22 Structure and Dynamics of HIV-1 Protein Assemblies by an Integrated Approach Tatyana Polenova University of Delaware Tuo Wang
3/1  OPEN      
3/8  OPEN      
3/15  OPEN      
3/22  OPEN      
3/29  OPEN      
4/5  OPEN      
4/12  OPEN      
4/19 SPRING BREAK      
4/26 Graduate Awards  Multiple  LSU (Chemistry)  John Pojman



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



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

Colloquium Schedule 2013

Colloquium Schedule 2012