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Swenson College of Science & Engineering
Events Calendar

April 13, 2015 - April 17, 2015

Monday, April 13, 2015

No Seminars

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

No Seminars

Wednesday 15 April 2015

Title:  “Perovskite solar cells

Speaker:  Dr. Zhihua Xu, assistant professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Minnesota Duluth

Time/Place:  12:00-12:50 PM / 290 Engineering Bldg

Host:  Ping Zhao, SCSE Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, 726-8802,

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Title:  “Mathematical and Statistical Applications in Mammal Research Projects in Minnesota

Speaker:  Ron Moen, associate professor, Department of Biology, University of Minnesota Duluth

Time/Place:  3:00 PM / SCC 130

Host:  Dalibor Froncek, SCSE Department of Mathematics & Statistics, 726-7958,


Title: “Yappalli: Preventing Addiction in Substance Use and Obesity in the Choctaw Nation

Speaker: Michelle Johnson-Jennings, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Co-Director, Research for Indigenous Community Health (RICH), University of Minnesota

Time/Place: 3:30 – 5:00 PM, 160 Life Science / 7-193/195 Weaver Densford Hall

Host: Social and Administrative Pharmacy Graduate Program


Title:  “An Overview of Environmental Review and Permitting of Metallic Mineral Mines in Minnesota

Speaker:  Jennifer Enstrom, Mineland Reclamation Manager, Minnesota DNR Division of Lands and Minerals

Time/Place:  4:00 PM / MWAH 191

Host:  Christina Gallup, SCSE Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences, 726-8394,


Friday, April 17, 2015

Title #1:  “Synthesis, Characterization, and Investigation of Non-covalent Interactions of Novel Pyrene-appended Porphyrins

Speaker #1:  Tony Wertish, MS student, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Minnesota Duluth

Host/Advisor #1:  Vicktor Nemykin, SCSE Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, 726-6729,


Title #2:  "Oxidation of Indoles Using Oxone: Product Dependence Upon Substituent Location"

Speaker #2:  Amber Nelson-Porter, MS student, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Minnesota Duluth

Time/Place:  3:00 PM / Kobilka Lecture Hall, Chem 200

Host/Advisor #2:  Peter Grundt, SCSE Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, 726-6939,


Title:  “Fishery Implications of Density-Dependent Recruitment Processes in Florida Bass

Speaker:  Dr. Michael Allen, professor, University of Florida

Place/Time:  3:15 PM / LSci 185

Hosted by:  Thomas Hrabik, SCSE Department of Biology, 726-7626,


If you are organizing a seminar and wish to include it in this list for maximal exposure and attendance.

Please Contact Sue Johnson 218-726-6397
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