The Saykally Group

Experimental and Theoretical Physical Chemistry

Group Meetings

Join us! Thursday at 6 PM in 775B Tan Hall on campus. Food and refreshments provided as always!

Date Speaker Title
September 5 Shane Devlin [Latimer Hall 433] Probing Electronic Spectra of Organic Molecules at the Air/Water Interface with Broadband Deep Ultraviolet Electronic Sum Frequency Generation (DUV-ESFG) Spectroscopy
September 12 Hikaru Mizuno PAL-XFEL: Probing Liquid Carbon via Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering (RIXS) Spectroscopy
September 19 Alexander Prophet (Wilson Group, LBNL) Measuring Uptake Coefficients for the Simplest Criegee Intermediate onto Organic Aerosol Surfaces
September 26 Hikaru Mizuno Charge-Transfer-To-Solvent Spectra of Aqueous Iodide
October 3 Frank Bernal [Latimer Hall 433] Probing Ion Adsorption at the Metal-Water Interface using Deep Ultraviolet Second Harmonic Generation (DUV-ESHG) Spectroscopy
October 10 --- No Group Meeting - Power Outage
October 17 --- No Group Meeting - Shane Devlin - Graduate Research Conference, 4:00 PM, Latimer 120
October 24 Dan Miller (CSD Staff Scientist, Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis) Characterizing the Interactions of Ions and Molecules with Desalination Polymers by Nonlinear Optics
October 31 --- No Group Meeting
November 7 TBA [Latimer Hall 433] TBA
November 14 TBA TBA
November 21 Liron Cohen (Wilson Group, LBNL) Fenton Chemistry - A Surface Reaction?
November 28 --- No Group Meeting -- Thanksgiving
December 5 Katherine Oosterbaan (M. Head-Gordon Group) [Hildebrand Library 100F] TBA
December 12 TBA TBA
December 19 --- No Group Meeting -- Final Exams
TBA Richard Thurston (LBNL, AMOS Group) Experimental and Computational Study of Ultrafast Polarization Signal in Liquid Nitrobenzene
TBA Hikaru Mizuno Probing Adsorption Dynamics on Silica Nanoparticles in Solution using Resonant Second Harmonic Scattering (SHS) Spectroscopy