SEMESTER 2 SEMINAR SCHEDULE

Held Fridays at 1 pm in room 201 Physical Sciences unless otherwise stated.

Date Speaker  Topic

11am Wednesday 5 August 2015
Room 2105

Dr Yun Wang
Griffith University

 

Computational Design of Nanomaterials Based on Structure-Function Relationship

Yun Wang Abstract (PDF 379KB)

SEMINARS PRESENTED IN SEMESTER 2 2015

Speaker

 

Topic

Tim Ditcham
PhD Student
School of Chemical and Physical Sciences
Flinders University 

Characterisation of Australian Uranium Ore Concentrates for Materials Provenancing in Nuclear Forensic Science

Abstract

Jonathan Sierke
PhD Student
School of Chemical and Physical Sciences
Flinders University 

 Incorporating POSS into Polymeric Water-Filtration Membranes
Towards Compaction-Resistant PVDF Membranes

Abstract

Prof Namita Choudhury
Ian Wark Research Institute
University of South Australia
Mawson Lakes, SA 5095
Australia  

 

Tunable Nanostructured Materials and Gels

Abstract

Prof Dayang Wang
Ian Wark Research Institute
University of South Australia
Mawson Lakes, SA 5095
Australia 

 How hydrophilic can a hydrophilic surface be?

Abstract

Prof Naba Dutta
Ian Wark Research Institute
Mawson Lakes Campus
UniSA

Molecularly Designed Functional Materials: Biomimetic Polymers, Nanobioconjugates and Nanostructured hybrid materials

Abstract 

Muhammad J. A. Shiddiky
Centre for Personalised NanoMedicine Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN) The University of Queensland  

New Technologies for Cancer Detection and Translation to Clinical Practice

Abstract

Alex Sibley
PhD Student
School of Chemical and Physical Sciences
Flinders University  

Plasma Growth of Organosilanes Films and their Attachment to Metal Oxide Surfaces

Abstract 

 

Kelsey Seyfang
PhD Student
School of Chemical and Physical Sciences
Flinders University 

Forensic Identification and Discrimination of Gunshot Residue

Abstract

 

Nick Rudgley
PhD Student
School of Chemical and Physical Sciences
Flinders University 

Synthetic Studies Towards the Serrulatanes EN3 and EN4

Abstract 

Lina Aviyanti
PhD Student
School of Chemical and Physical Sciences
Flinders University  

The Effectiveness Of The Inquiry Oriented Instructional Model On Students’ Content Knowledge In Physics And Scientific Reasoning Skills At Higher Education

Abstract 

Dylan Innes
PhD Student
School of Chemical and Physical Sciences
Flinders University  

Synthesis, Characterization, and Reactivity of Novel Benzimidazo-fused Thiadiazines from N,N Dialkyl-N’ Chlorosulfonyl Chloroformamidines

Abstract 

Assoc Prof Barbara Stuart School of Chemistry and Forensic Science /Centre for Forensic Science University of Technology, Sydney 

Shedding light on indigenous art: understanding paint chemistry using vibrational spectroscopy

Abstract

Prof Ajayan Vinu Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology University of Queensland 

Advanced Functional Nanoporous Materials for Multiple Applications

Abstract

Dr Cornelis van Walree
Membrane Biochemistry and Biophysics
Department of Chemistry
Utrecht University
Netherlands  

CUTTING MEMBRANES INTO NANODISCS WITH SMA

Abstract

 

Prof John Arkwright
South Australian Premier's Professorial Research Fellow in Biomedical Engineering
School of Computer Science, Engineering, and Mathematics
Flinders University at Tonsley  

Exploring the dark continent with fibre Bragg gratings

Abstract 

 

Sathisha Kamanna
PhD Student
School of Chemical and Physical Sciencers
Flinders University    

Mass Spectrometry-based proteomic analysis in forensic body fluids

Abstract 

 

Kimberly Patterson
PhD Student
School of Chemical and Physical Sciencers
Flinders University   

Stability of Ampicillin Sodium for the Hospital in the Home program

Abstract

 

Caitlyn Rogers
PhD Student
School of Chemical and Physical Sciencers
Flinders University   

Detection of Drugs in Hair – for forensic applications

Abstract

 

Jakob Andersson
PhD Student
School of Chemical and Physical Sciencers
Flinders University   

A platform for fast antibiotic viability testing

Abstract

 

Professor Mary Garson
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
University of Queensland  

Natural Bioassay-Guided Isolation of Sesquiterpenes with Rare Carbon Skeletons from Marine Animals

Abstract 

Zahrah Alhalili
PhD Student
School of Chemical and Physical Sciencers
Flinders University  

Paclitaxel- Gold Nanoparticles Conjugates designed for Breast Cancer Treatment

Abstract

 

Nasser Alotaibi
PhD Student
School of Chemical and Physical Sciencers
Flinders University   

Supramolecules and self assembly of benzene 1,3,5-tricarboxamide (BTA) derivatives

Abstract

 

Dr Craig Williams
School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
University of Queensland  

Natural Product Isolation, Total Synthesis, and Some Unusual Med Chem

Abstract

 

Prof Leonard Lindoy 

 

EXTENDED DIKETONE, TRIKETONE AND POLYPYRIDINE DERIVATIVES – VERSATILE BUILDING BLOCKS FOR METALLO-SUPRAMOLECULAR CHEMISTRY

Abstract 

Haniff Wahid
PhD Student
School of Chemical and Physical Sciencers
Flinders University  

GRAPHENE OXIDE ENCAPSULATION OF BACTERIA USING VORTEX FLUIDS

Abstract

 

Patryk Syta
PhD Srudent
School of Chemical and Physical Sciences 
Flinders University 

Synthetic Studies Towards Nocapyrone C and D

Abstract

 

Dr David Hoxley
LaTrobe University 

Are remote- access laboratories good enough for students?

Using the Atomic Force Microscope to measure electronic properties of mesoscopic systems

Abstract 

Prof Pavel Jungwirth
Acad. Sci. of the Czech Republic 

Unraveling the complex nature of the hydrated electron

Abstract