Dr. Gang Zheng will be the next Chemforum speaker

Dr. Gang Zheng from the University of Toronto will be the next Chemforum speaker. Dr. Gang Zheng is a Professor of Medical Biophysics, Biomedical Engineering and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Toronto, a Senior Scientist and the Joey and Toby Tanenbaum/Brazilian Ball Chair in Prostate Cancer Research at the Princess Margaret Cancer Center. He received his PhD in 1999 from SUNY Buffalo in Medicinal Chemistry. Following postdoctoral training in photodynamic therapy at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute, he joined the University of Pennsylvania in 2001 as an Assistant Professor of Radiology. Since moving…Read more

Dr. José Luis Capelo will be the next Chemforum speaker

On the 7th of June we’ll have a talk by Dr. José Luis Capelo from FCT-UNL. Mr. J. L. Capelo gets his bachelor degree in Chemistry by the University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain), his doctorate in Analytical Chemistry by the Chemistry Department of the University of Vigo, CD- UVIGO (Spain, award to the best doctoral thesis defended in the CD-UVIGO in 2002) and his Post-Doc from the Instituto Superior Técnico de Lisboa (Portugal, 2002-2005). His academic career comprises assistant to staff and lecturer at the CD-UVIGO; research fellow at the Chemistry Department of the…Read more

Prof. Teresa Duarte was awarded a Senior Visiting Fellowship at IAS, Bologna

Prof. Teresa Duarte was last year awarded a Senior Visiting Fellowship at the Institute of Advanced Studies of the Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna. During her stay she will have the opportunity to meet other colleagues in the College of Excellence, as well as the selected PhD students enrolled by the Institute. She will also give a talk, on May 30th, entitled: “The chemistry behind the crystals – from chemical synthesis to the enhancement of drug properties".   http://www.isa.unibo.it/en/lectures/the-chemistry-behind-the-crystals-2013-from-chemical-synthesis-to-the-enhancement-of-drug-properties-lecture-by-maria-teresa-duarte-university-of-lisbon-portugal-date-to-be-confirmed    Read more
3rd European Conference on Smart Inorganic Polymers in Porto

3rd European Conference on Smart Inorganic Polymers in Porto

Andreia Valente, a CQE@Ciencias member, belongs to the organizing committee of the 3rd European Conference on Smart Inorganic Polymers and invites you all to attend. The conference will be held at the Faculty of Sciences of University of Porto, throughout September 12th-14th, 2016. The preliminary schedule can be found on the webpage (http://www.iceta.up.pt/EUSIPS3/). The Training School (TS) preceding the EuSIPs Conference (September 8th-12th, 2016) will be held at the Centre of Materials of the University of Porto (CEMUP). All candidates (maximum of 25 trainees) participating in the TS are expected afterwards to participate in the EuSIPs…Read more

Vijayakrishna Kari will be the 1st speaker of Chemforum Summer Edition

Vijayakrishna Kari, an associate professor of the Department of Chemistry, School of Advanced Sciences, VIT University in Tamil Nadu, India will be the 1st speaker of 2016 Chemforum Summer Edition, which is devoted to invited visiting scientists. https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Viajayakrishna_Kari  Read more