Distinguished Lecture Series

Wed, Jan 13 4:00pm
California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI) Auditorium
Speaker Professor Sharon Hammes-Schiffer
Hosted by
UCLA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer in Catalysis and Energy Conversion
We are delighted to invite you to join us for the UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry Distinguished Lecture Series.  The lecture will target students, faculty, friends, and alumni whose interests range from systems biology and complex molecule synthesis to nanomaterials and chemical theory.  The lecture will be followed by a reception.
The 2016 Winter Quarter lecture will be presented by Professor Sharon Hammes-Schiffer, Swanlund Professor of Chemistry at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  
Professor Hammes-Schiffer received her B.A. degree in Chemistry from Princeton University in 1988 and her Ph.D. in Chemistry from Stanford University in 1993. After working as a postdoctoral fellow at AT&T Bell Laboratories, she was a faculty member at the University of Notre Dame from 1995-2000 and at The Pennsylvania State University from 2000-2012.  In August 2012, Professor Hammes-Schiffer joined the faculty of the Department of Chemistry at the University of Illinois.  She is also the Editor-in-Chief of Chemical Reviews.
Please direct any questions about the event to Penny Jennings, penny@chem.ucla.edu, 310-825-9809.