Fall 2022 Series

  • Talks start at 3:30pm with social (with pizza) between 3 - 3:30pm.

  • Please bring T-Card to every colloquium talk for attendance tracking. T-Cards will be scanned between 3 - 3:15pm.

1. September 14, 2022 3:30pm - 4:30pm CC2150

Sheref S. Mansy

Department of Chemistry, University of Alberta

Cellular mimics as model protocells

Mr. Matthew Tung
2. September 21, 2022 3:30pm - 4:30pm CC2150

Nikole Bingham-Koslowski

Geological Survey of Canada

An overview of 'Geological synthesis of Baffin Island (Nunavut) and the Labrador-Baffin Seaway', a Geo-mapping for Energy and Minerals (GEM-2) Geological Survey of Canada Publication

Prof. Marc Laflamme
3. September 28, 2022 3:30pm - 4:30pm CC2150

Maciej Korzynski

Department of Chemical and Physical Sciences, University of Toronto Mississauga

Synthetic inorganic chemistry as a toolkit for formation of bespoke functional materials

Prof. Lindsay Schoenbohm
4. October 5, 2022 3:30pm - 4:30pm via Zoom

Shahar Sukenik

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of California, Merced

Observing disordered proteins inside the cell

Prof. Sarah Rauscher

  October 12, 2022

No colloquium during reading week

5.  October 19, 2022 3:30pm - 4:30pm CC2150

Naki Akçar

Institute of Geology Sciences, University of Bern

A glimpse of two decades of research on landscape evolution: the change in the drainage pattern of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet for the last 8 Million years

Prof. Lindsay Schoenbohm
6. October 26, 2022

3:30pm - 4:30pm


Daniel G. Isom

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Department of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology

Protons gating of cell signaling

Prof. Scott Prosser
7. November 2, 2022 3:30pm - 4:30pm via Zoom

Joanna M. Wolfe

Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University

Molecular paleobiology of arthropod body plans

Prof. Marc Laflamme
8. November 9, 2022 3:10pm - 4:10pm via Zoom

Sylvie Roke

Laboratory for Fundamental BioPhotonics

École Polytechnique Fédérale Lausanne, Switzerland

Aqueous Nanoscale Interfaces: Hydrophobicity and Confinement

Prof. Virgis Barzda
9. November 16, 2022 3:30pm - 4:30pm CC2150

Ashlee Howarth

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Concordia University

From detoxifying chemical warfare agents to solid state lighting: adventures in the synthesis of rare-earth metal-organic frameworks

Prof. Maciej Korzynski
10. November 23, 2022    

Colloquium Cancelled

11. November 30, 2022 3:30pm - 4:30pm CC2150

Rachael (Re) Mansbach

Department of Physics, Concordia University

Nothing is a straight line: solving non-linear biophysical problems (including life)

Prof. Sarah Rauscher
12. December 7, 2022 3:30pm - 4:30pm CC2150

Haissi Cui

Department of Chemistry, University of Toronto

Aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases - genetic code interpretation and beyond

Prof. Alana Ogata

13. December 14, 2022 3:30pm - 4:30pm CC2150

Katie Maloney

NSERC Postdoctoral Fellow, McGill University

Tonian Macroalgae from the Mackenzie Mountain Supergroup in the Wernecke Mountains, Yukon Territory


Prof. Marc Laflamme