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Department of Chemistry Seminar Series

The King’s Department of Chemistry Seminar Series is open to Department staff and PhD students, as well as interested researchers and academic staff from other institutions. Speakers are leaders in their fields from King’s and a wide range of other research-intensive institutions, and there will be a chance to network with speakers and fellow attendees at the end of each seminar.

Seminars take place on Wednesdays, 15.00 - 16.00 in Room 106, Britannia House, Guy's Campus, unless otherwise specified. Tea and biscuits will be provided from 14.45.

 If you are not based at King’s but are interested in attending, please check the individual event listings for contact and booking details.

  • 25 Sept 2019 - Special time 16.00 - 17.00 

Professor Adam Nelson, Professor of Chemical Biology, School of Chemistry, University of Leeds

  • 30 Oct 2019 - Special time 13.00 - 14.00

Professor Paola Borri, Professor in Biophotonics, School of Biosciences, Cardiff University                                

  • 13 Nov 2019    

Dr Jacob Bush, Scientific Leader, Chemical Biology at GlaxoSmithKline

  • 27 Nov 2019

Professor Kevin Booker-Milburn, Professor of Organic Chemistry, School of Chemistry, University of Bristol

  • 11 Dec 2019

Dr Doryen Bubeck, Senior Lecturer in Structural Biology, Department of Life Sciences, Imperial College London                                      

  • 22 Jan 2020     

Professor Simon Lancaster, Professor of Chemical Education, School of Chemistry, University of East Anglia

  • 5 Feb 2020       

Dr Andre Cobb, Senior Lecturer in Organic Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, King’s College London

  • 19 Feb 2020     

Dr Dora Tang, Research Group Leader MaxSynBio, MPI Dresden

  • 26 Feb 2020     

Professor Gerhard Hummer, Director, Department of Theoretical Biophysics, MPI Frankfurt

  • 11 Mar 2020 - Student Invited Lecture*                                              

Professor Hans-Achim Wagenknecht, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Institut für Organische Chemie

  • 25 Mar 2020 - Burton Lecture*   

Professor Jim Naismith FRS FRSE FMedSci, Rosalind Franklin Institute

  • 8 Apr 2020

Professor Andrew deMello, Department of Chemistry and Applied Biosciences, ETH Zürich                                                                                        

  • 22 Apr 2020

Professor Josephine Bunch, Professor of Physics and Chair of Biomolecular Mass Spectrometry, National Physical Laboratory and Imperial College London                           

  • 13 May 2020 - Postdoc Invited Lecture

Professor Melinda Duer, Professor of Biological and Biomedical Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge 


* venue and time TBC


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