1-Executive Committee Meeting
Our next meeting for the local section of ACS will be May 16, 2017
2- 2017 High School Awards
Save the date: May 30th and May 31 at 7pm Nazareth College Performing Arts Center
3- 2017 Chemistry In Emerging Technologies Lectures
Save the dates! Details for 2 Fall lectures (Oct. 2 and Nov.13) are posted below.
April 29, 2017, 8:30am – 1:00pm
The 62th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium sponsored by the Rochester Section of the American Chemical Society was held at Nazareth College 4245 East Avenue Rochester, NY in Peckham Hall on Saturday, April 29, 2017.
Keynote Address: Dr. Lea Michel
School of Chemistry and Materials Science
Rochester Institute of Technology
Please visit: http://www.rochester.sites.acs.org/50yearbiographies.htm
Nazareth College - Peckham Hall, Room 10-12
4245 East Avenue, Pittsford, NY
Chemistry, the “Central Science”, has played a critical role in the economic
development of Rochester. The long history of successful development of innovative technologies continues today, both at established companies and universities as well as at many area start-ups. This lecture series will highlight emerging technologies with significant chemical components that are being developed in the Rochester area. The lectures in the 2017 program will discuss the basic science and the target products of three technologies in the medical therapeutic and diagnostic areas and OLED-based energy efficient lighting. These free lectures are open to the general public - including students looking for insight into future career opportunities.
7:00 pm: Lectures
8:15 – 9:30 p.m.: Reception – Peckham Hall Lobby
|Monday March 27, 2017|
Mending Broken Bones: Opportunities and Challenges with
Prof. Hani Awad, Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation at University of Rochester www.urmc.rochester.edu/labs/awad-lab
INT’s Palladium™ Technology for Rapid Disease identification
Dr. D. Michael Connolly - President & CEO
White Organic Light- Emitting Diodes (OLEDs): Materials, Device, Architectures and Applications
Dr. Marina Kondakova - Director of Device Formulation
Our annual meeting was held on Thursday, February 9, 2017 (5:30-8:30 PM) at Pomodoro Grill and Wine Bar. This event was well attended (47) with members, non-menbers and students who wanted to hear our presentation.
Dr. Pence's presentation was very informative and led to a very lively discussion during the questioning time.
Dr. Laura Pence
Pictures of this event will be posted shortly.