Seminar Series

CBME Seminar Series information

Department Seminar Series

  • Thursdays 2:30pm-3:30pm
  • Room 215, Dupuis Hall
  • There will be an Open Discussion in the same room immediately following the seminar
  • Refreshments will be provided.
Date Seminar Details Presenter

September 16

Paul Duchesne, Queen's University - Chemistry
Heterogeneous Catalysts for the Conversion of CO2 to Value-added Products

 Paul Duchesne

September 30

Erik Kjeang, Simon Fraser University
The Quest for Fuel Cell Longevity


October 14

Lydia Wilkinson, University of Toronto
Supporting the whole engineer: from principles to practice in transdisciplinary engineering education


November 4

Dr. Arghavan Mirahsani, Grafoid
Application of Graphene Family in Water and Wastewater Treatment


November 18

Graduate Student Seminar Day
Agenda: Session 1, Session 2

Student Abstracts



Date Seminar Details Presenter

January 13



January 27

Charles Jia, University of Toronto
Is Black the New Green? - Monolithic Biochar as Functional Material for Sustainability. *Virtual Delivery*


February 10

Zhibin Ye, Concordia University
Designing Ultrasmall Carbon Nanospheres with Tailored Sizes and Textural Properties by Catalytic Miniemulsion Polymerization for Electrochemical Energy Storage *Virtual Delivery*


February 24

Roshni Rainblow, Mechanical & Materials Engineering, Queen's University
Harnessing Inflammation to Promote Regeneration


March 10

Drew Higgins, McMaster University
Development and understanding of catalysts for electrochemical CO2 conversion


March 24

Ehssan Koupaie, Chemical Engineering, Queen's University
Organic Waste Management: from TREATMENT to RESOURCE RECOVERY


April 7

Radhakrishnan Mahadevan, University of Toronto
Dynamic Control of Metabolism


April 28

Student Seminar Day
Agenda: Session 1

Student Abstracts

Attendance is mandatory for students registered in CHEE897

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