27th EuCheMS Conference on Molten Salts and Ionic Liquids

  EuCheMSIL 2018 27th EuCheMS Conference on Molten Salts and Ionic Liquids http://www.euchemsil2018.org Lisbon, 7-12th October 2018 The 27th EuCheMS Conference on Molten Salts and Ionic Liquids – EuCheMSIL 2018 will be held from 7-12th October 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal. This series of meetings initiated in 1966 as EUCHEM Conference on Molten Salts in Norway, and after molten salt and ionic liquid communities joined forces in 2006, it developed to a true European event organized every two years, and it is fully sponsored by EUCHEMS, the European Society of Chemical and Molecular Sciences.…Read more

Professor Madalena Dionísio will be the next Chemforum speaker

On the 15th of February Professor Madalena Dionísio, from FCT-Nova, will give a talk in Chemforum. Madalena Dionísio graduated in Chemistry-Physical and Inorganic Chemistry 1986 in Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa (final thesis in calorimetry supervised by Professor José Artur Martinho Simões of IST at the time). She did her PhD in 1993 in Physical Chemistry, under the supervision of Professor Joaquim José Moura Ramos, IST/UTL in the application of dielectric spectroscopy to dynamic and structural studies (short internship in the Chemistry Department of the University College of Wales, Aberystwyth (U. K.)…Read more

Dr. Teresa Santos Silva will be the next Chemforum speaker

On the 8th of November Teresa Santos Silva, from REQUITE, FCT-NOVA will give a talk in Chemforum. Teresa Santos-Silva is a Structural Biologist interested in integrative approaches to study protein-ligand interactions with applications in drug development and biotechnology. She graduated in 2001 in “Applied Chemistry" at FCT-NOVA and obtained a PhD in Structural Biology from NOVA, under the supervision of Maria João Romão in 2006. After a postdoc with Carlos Fontes at Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária, ULisboa, Teresa started as Senior Scientist through “Ciência 2008 Program” in 2009. In 2014 she was awarded the…Read more

Prof. Mario A. Monteiro will be the next Chemforum speaker

On October the 12th Prof. Mario A. Monteiro will give a lecture on Chemforum. Mario Monteiro was born in Lisbon, but at the age of 2 years old moved to Serra da Estrela with his parents where he would do his early schooling. At the age of 14 he moved to Canada where he finished high school and University with a PhD at York University under the supervision of Professor Gerald Aspinall in 1996. Following his doctorate, Prof. Monteiro joined the research group of Dr. Malcolm Perry at the National Research Council Canada with…Read more

Dr. Jamal Moussa will be the first Chemforum speaker of the Autumn Edition

On September 27 the 2017 Autumn Chemforum Edition will start with a talk from Dr. Jamal Moussa from Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC), in Paris, France. Dr. Moussa studied chemistry at Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC), in Paris, France and obtained a PhD under the supervision of Dr. Hani Amouri at UPMC  in 2007 working on the synthesis of organometallic ligands for the preparation of luminescent transition metal complexes. He then moved to ETHZ for a two year postdoctoral stay in the group of Antonio Togni working on the use of ferrocenyl based NHC…Read more

Dr. Janarthanan Jayawickramarajah will be the next Chemforum speaker

Dr. Janarthanan Jayawickramarajah, an associate Professor from the Department of Chemistry and the Tulane Cancer Center & Tulane Vector Borne Infectious Diseases Research Center, from Tulane University will be the next Chemforum speaker, which will be held Friday, the 7th of July in Anfiteatro Abreu Faro.Read more