2021-10-17-23: National Chemistry Week Celebration

“Fast or Slow . . . Chemistry Makes It Go!”
October 17–23, 2021

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Join us in celebrating the National Chemistry Week! SCALACS has planned four Virtual Talks on different topics in chemistry related to the National Chemistry Week theme presented by eminent scientists. Please RSVP using the link provided for each talk here. Zoom links to the talks will be emailed to you separately.
Monday, October 18, 2021
Speaker: Prof. Paula L. Diaconescu
Faculty Professor
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of California, Los Angeles
Title: “Redox Switchable Catalysis”
Time: 8:00-9:00 PM
This session was not recorded.

Tuesday, October 19, 2021
Speaker: Prof. Stephen Burke Cronin
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Chemistry
Viterbi School of Engineering
University of Southern California
Title: “Solar Fuels, Photochemistry, and Clean Solar Energy Storage”
Time: 8:00-9:00 PM
RSVP Link: https://bit.ly/2YXrsqf

Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Speaker: Dr. Richard D. Kidd
Senior Technologist
Planetary Surface Instrument Group
Jet Propulsion Laboratory – NASA
California Institute of Technology
Title: “Travelogue through Astrobiology & NASA”
Time: 8:00-9:00 PM
RSVP Link: https://bit.ly/3CpvKVM

Thursday, October 21, 2021
Speaker: Prof. Nicos A. Petasis
Harold E. & Lillian M. Moulton Endowed Chair in Chemistry
Professor of Chemistry and Pharmacology
University of Southern California
Title: “Chemistry for Biomedical Advances, Methods, Molecules, Mechanisms, Medicines”
Time: 8:00-9:00 PM
RSVP Link: https://bit.ly/3EmcWbQ