Macromolecular Chemistry Seminar

Macromolecular Chemistry Seminars are hosted by Dr. David Spivak at 12:30 pm on Fridays

Fall 2020 Schedule

Date Speaker Credential/Advisor Title
September 18, 2020 Tianyi Yu Graduate Student-Louisiana State University (Zhang Group) "Design and Investigation of Amphiphilic Polypeptoids towards Environmental and Biological Applications"
September 25, 2020 Chris Bowman Distinguished Professor-University of Colorado Self Healing Vitrimers (pre-recorded ACS seminar)
October 2, 2020 Colleen Scott University of Mississippi

"Organic/Polymeric Materials – Design Strategy for New Optoelectronic Materials and Post-Functionalization of Waste Materials"

October 9, 2020 Dr. Marc Hillmyer University of Minnesota and Center for Sustainable Polymers

"Making Plastic Greener Through Next Generation Polymers" (ACS Pre-recorded video)

October 16, 2020 Dr. Miao Jin Associate Professor, University of Louisiana at Lafayette

"Machine Learning"

October 23, 2020 Dr. Borje Sellergren Professor, Malmo University, Sweden

"Molecular Imprinting"

October 30, 2020 Dr. Guoquiang Li

Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Louisiana State University

"Thermotropic Shape Memory Polymers"

* joint LaCNS/Macroseminar

For inquiries regarding the MacroMolecular Seminar, please contact Dr. David Spivak (