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Prospective Graduate Students Wednesday January 28, 2015
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Faculty Highlights: Prof. Chi Mak
Secondary structural motif (left), 4He exchange and angular density around methane (middle and right)

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01/30/2015: Inorganic-Biochemistry
Professor Raymond E. Schaak
Department of Chemistry, Pennsylvania State University
"Synthetic Design Tools for Complex Inorganic Solids and Nanostructures"
12:00 p.m., ZHS 252

02/03/2015: Inorganic-Biochemistry
Professor Neal Devaraj
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, San Diego
"Advancing Bioorthogonal Chemical Reactions for Applications in Imaging and Bottom-Up Synthetic Biology"
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium

02/09/2015: Physical-Theoretical
Prof. Christopher Elles
University of Kansas
"The Role of Higher-lying Excited States in the Reactions of Photochromic Molecules"
12:00 Noon, Seaver Science Auditorium

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Congratulations to Professor Mark Thompson
Prof. Mark Thompson has been elected to the National Academy of Inventors for his pioneering work in the development of OLED technology.  As stated by the NAI, "Election to NAI Fellow status is a high professional distinction accorded to academic inventors who have demonstrated a highly prolific spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development, and welfare to society.
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Travis Williams is the Gordon L Hodgson Memorial Lecturer in Science at GalaxoSmithKlein
Travis Williams was the 2014 Gordon L Hodgson Memorial Lecturer in Science at GalaxoSmithKlein. Previous lecturers in recent years include Larry Overman, Paul Wender and Carolyn Bertozzi.

Sri Narayan winner of the Pauchon Research Foundation prize
Sri Narayan is a winner of this year’s $10,000 prize from the Pauchon Research Foundation. The prize recognizes Sri's development of iron-based rechargeable batteries for worldwide electricity generation. The Pauchon Research Foundation makes awards once a year "to individuals and organizations who have contributed to the betterment of mankind”.

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