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The MIT Department of Chemistry is taking a leading role in discovering new chemical synthesis, catalysis, creating sustainable energy, theoretical and experimental understanding of chemistry, improving the environment, detecting and curing disease, developing materials new properties, and nanoscience.

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Personal Page: Lecture Title: Functional Chemistries for the Next-Generation Warfighter Registration...

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at 2:30pm
Will Howland (MIT - Surendranath Group): Inorganic Chemistry Seminar

Title: TBA

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
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Lecture Title: Photoenzymatic Catalysis - Using Light to Reveal New Enzyme Functions​ Hyster Group Website: Zoom Meeting...

Thursday, October 21, 2021 at 4:00pm
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - Steph Petry (Freedman Group)

Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) is a student-organized seminar series that host graduate students and postdocs to share their research in a friendly and...

Friday, October 22, 2021 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Timothy Barnum (MIT - McGuire Group) - Modern Optics and Spectroscopy Seminar

Title: Watching Molecules Fall to Pieces: High-Resolution Spectroscopy of Highly Energized Molecules

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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Wednesday, October 06, 2021

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Wednesday, September 29, 2021

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