Departmental Seminar

Date Time Venue Speaker Seminar Title Host
8 Nov 2017
9:30 am B6605
Prof. Jean-Marie LEHN
ISIS, Université de Strasbourg
Senior Fellow of IAS and
Department of Chemistry
City University of Hong Kong
Molecular Motional and Constitutional Dynamics
From Motions to Machines
Dr. Michael Chan
Tel: 3442-9678

Departmental Seminars from 2008 onwards

Date Speaker Seminar Title Host Photo
27 Sep 2017 (Wed) Prof. Roger SHELDON
Molecular Science Institute
School of Chemistry
University of the Witwatersrand
Engineering a Sustainable Future with Green Chemistry and Catalysis Prof. István T. HORVÁTH Photo1
15 Sep 2017 (Fri) Dr. Jianping XIAO
Department of Chemical Engineering
SUNCAT - Center for Interface Science and Catalysis
Stanford University
from fundamental understanding to ab initio design of energy materials Dr. Guangyu ZHU Photo1
14 Sep 2017
Dr. Jung-Hoon LEE
Department of Chemistry
The University of Chicago
Synthetic Strategies of Plasmonic Nanostructures and Their Biomedical Applications Prof. Michael LAM Photo1
13 Sep 2017
Prof. Jye-Shane YANG
Department of Chemistry
National Taiwan University
Mechanochromic Luminescent Materials for Multicolor Fluorescence Drawing and Sensing Prof. H L KWONG Photo1
13 Sep 2017
Department of Biotechnology and Biomedicine
Technical University of Denmark
Understanding and Exploiting Fungal Natural Products Biosynthesis Prof. Michael LAM Photo1
1 Sep 2017 (Fri) Prof. Daniel J. Mindiola
Department of Chemistry
University of Pennsylvania
Titanium Alkylidynes and Methylidenes and Their Roles in Carbon-Hydrogen Activation, Catalytic Dehydrogenation of Alkanes, and Methane Dehydrocoupling to Olefins Dr. Michael Chan Photo1
9 Aug 2017
Prof. Takahisa Arima
The University of Tokyo
Observation of Magnetic Superstructures by Using Quantum Beams Dr. Hajime HIRAO
Dr. Shubo WANG
7 Aug 2017 (Mon) Prof. Cheng WANG
College of Chemistry and Molecular Sciences
Wuhan University, China
Functional Crystalline Porous Materials Dr. Hongyan SUN Photo1
4 Aug 2017
Prof. Hao-Li ZHANG
State Key Laboratory of Applied Organic Chemistry (SKLAOC)
College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Lanzhou University, China
Design of Heteropentacenes for Ambipolar Organic Thin Film Transistors and Single Fission Prof. C S LEE Photo1
4 Aug 2017
Prof. Yu TANG
Deputy Dean
College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering,
Key Laboratory of Nonferrous Metals Chemistry and Resources Utilization,
Lanzhou University, China
Studies on the Smart Luminescent Materials Based on Rare-Earth Complexes Prof. T C LAU Photo1
1 Aug 2017
Prof. Bing XU
Department of Chemistry
Brandeis University, USA
Enzyme-Instructed Self-Assembly in Cellular Milieu: From Soft Matters to Supramolecular Biomaterials Prof. C S LEE Photo1
14 Jul 2017
Prof. François P. Gabbaï
Department of Chemistry
Texas A&M University
Antimony-Based Lewis Acids for Anion Recognition and Catalysis Dr. Michael CHAN Photo1
14 Jul 2017
Dr. Zhenyu (Kevin) YANG
The Edward S. Rogers Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Toronto
Colloidal Quantum Dots: Surface Chemistry and Optoelectronic Applications Prof. H L KWONG Photo1
4 Jul 2017
Dr. Jwa-Min NAM
Department of Chemistry
Seoul National University
South Korea
Highly Tunable Plasmonic Nanogap Probes for Biomedical Applications Dr. Peggy LO Photo1
3 Jul 2017
Mr. Junji Adachi
CTO Kyulux Inc.
Materializing the future of OLEDs Prof. Kenneth LO Photo1


- Departmental Seminars 2017 (January to June)

- Departmental Seminars 2016

- Departmental Seminars 2015

- Departmental Seminars 2014

- Departmental Seminars 2013

- Departmental Seminars 2012

- Departmental Seminars 2011

- Departmental Seminars 2010

- Departmental Seminars 2009

- Departmental Seminars 2008