Macromolecular Chemistry Seminar

Macromolecular Chemistry Seminars are hosted by David Spivak at 12:30 pm pm on Fridays in 206 Williams  (Tower Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70808)

Spring 2018 Schedule

Date Speaker Credentials /Advisor Title

January 19

January 26 Open    
February 02 Cristina Sabliov Richard R. & Betty S. Fenton Alumni Professor, Louisiana State University, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering Research Presentation: Drug Delivery with Polymeric Nanoparticles
February 09 Xiaodan Gu

Assistant Professor, University of Southern Mississippi, School of Polymer Science and Engineering

Probing the mechanical property of free-standing conjugated polymeric thin films for future printed electronics
February 16 Aref Samadi-Dooki Ph.D. candidate, Louisiana State University, Department of Civil Engineering Research Presentation: Amorphous Plasticity and Shear Transformations in Polymers
February 23 David Spivak   Louisiana State University, Department of Chemistry ACS presentation practice
March 02

Dave Siefker

Garrett Sternhagen

Zhang Group

Zhang Group

Practice Presentation: Something about peptide

Practice Presentation: Something about peptoids

March 09

Kylee Fazende

Sam Bynum

Tianyi Yu

Pojman Group

Pojman Group

Zhang/Schneider Group

Poster Presentation: Deep U’s frontal polym 

Poster Presentation: FP of bones

Poster Presentation: Colloidal Particles

March 16

(NOTE: ACS meeting is March 18-22)

Baylen Thompson

Dennel Mckenzie

Pojman Group

Pojman Group

Poster Presentation: Cationic FP

Poster Presentation: Enzymatic Materials

March 23   Brave, young intelligent, active, can-do type people Open forum to present cool ACS presentations
March 30 SPRING BREAK    
April 06 Tianyi Yu Zhang/Schneider Group  Literature Talk
 April 13 Genevieve Palardy

Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, Louisiana State University

Research Presentation: Sustainable manufacturing and joining of composite materials
 April 20 CANCELLED    
 April 27 CANCELLED    


  * Joint LaCNS/Macromolecular seminar


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