Departmenal Seminars

Past seminars

Date Time Venue Speaker Seminar Title Host
1 Jun 2021
(Tue)
2:30 pm LT-7
(YEUNG)
Dr. Lu Zhenpin
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Seminar:
From Small Molecule Activation to Supramolecular Chemistry

Lecture:
Hydroboration-oxidation Reaction

Miss Cheryl Cheung
Tel: 3442-7402
Email: cheryl.sy.cheung@cityu.edu.hk
27 May 2021
(Thur)
4:30 pm Online via Zoom Prof. Beatrix Suess
Department of Biology
Technical University Darmstadt
HONG KONG RNA CLUB
Next-level riboswitch development - Implementation of Capture-SELEX allows fast and easy identification of new synthetic riboswitches

Dr. Chun Kit Kwok
Tel: 3442-6858
Email: ckkwok42@cityu.edu.hk
27 Apr 2021
(Tue)
10:00 am Online via Zoom Prof. John C. Chaput
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of California, Irvine (UCI)
HONG KONG RNA CLUB
Advancing the Next Generation of Nucleic Acid Therapeutics

Dr. Chun Kit Kwok
Tel: 3442-6858
Email: ckkwok42@cityu.edu.hk
13 Apr 2021
(Tue)
2:00 pm Online via Zoom Dr. Yu Iris K. M.
Technische Universität München
Seminar:
Sustainable Biorefineries via Microwave Technology and Renewable Carbon-based Catalysts

Lecture:
Roles of Heterogeneous Catalysis in Green Chemistry

Dr. S G Cheung
Tel: 3442-7749
Email: bhsgche@cityu.edu.hk
25 Mar 2021
(Thur)
4:00 pm Online via Zoom Prof. Meng How Tan
School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering
Nanyang Technological University
HONG KONG RNA CLUB
The ADAR and CRISPR-Cas families of RNA-binding proteins: Functions and Biotechnological Applications

Dr. Chun Kit Kwok
Tel: 3442-6858
Email: ckkwok42@cityu.edu.hk
25 Feb 2021
(Thur)
4:30 pm Online via Zoom Prof. Beatrix Suess
Department of Biology
Technical University Darmstadt
HONG KONG RNA CLUB
Next-level riboswitch development – Implementation of Capture-SELEX allows fast and easy identification of new synthetic riboswitches

Dr. Chun Kit Kwok
Tel: 3442-6858
Email: ckkwok42@cityu.edu.hk
25 Feb 2021
(Thur)
9:30 am Online via Zoom Dr. Hu Xiaoran
California Institute of Technology
Seminar:
Molecular Design Strategies for Functional Polymeric Materials

Lecture:
Unimolecular substitution reactions (SN1)

Dr. Guangyu Zhu
Tel: 3442-6857
Email: guangzhu@cityu.edu.hk
23 Feb 2021
(Tue)
9:30 am Online via Zoom Prof. Ding Feng
Department of Material Science and Engineering
Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology

Theories for Controllable New Materials Synthesis

Prof. Kenneth M Y Leung
Tel: 3442-7198
Email: kmyleung@cityu.edu.hk
17 Feb 2021
(Wed)
4:30 pm Online via Zoom Prof. Mark Bradley
The University of Edinburgh, UK
Adventures in Chemical Biology

Prof. Kenneth Lo
Tel: 3442-7231
Email: bhkenlo@cityu.edu.hk
16 Feb 2021
(Tue)
10:00 am Online via Zoom Dr. Chen Xiankai
Kyushu University, Japan
Seminar:
The role of charge-transfer (CT) electronic states in photo-physical properties of organic materials for display and energy harvesting

Lecture:
General Introduction to Quantum Chemistry

Dr. Guangyu Zhu
Tel: 3442-6857
Email: guangzhu@cityu.edu.hk
28 Jan 2021
(Thur)
4:30 pm Online via Zoom Prof. Wai-Lung (Billy) Ng
School of Pharmacy
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
HONG KONG RNA CLUB
Drug discovery for COVID-19

Dr. Chun Kit Kwok
Tel: 3442-6858
Email: ckkwok42@cityu.edu.hk


Departmental Seminars from 2008 onwards

- Departmental Seminars 2020

- Departmental Seminars 2019

- Departmental Seminars 2018

- Departmental Seminars 2017 (July to December)

- 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