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"A Discussion with Scientist Cathy Murphy"

Come hear about Prof. Cathy Murphy's (U. Illinois,Dept. of Chemistry) journey into and through science. All are welcome.

Date: Monday, April 23rd, 2012

Time: 4:00 pm

Duration: 1 hour

Location: Olin 04

Contact: Trish Ferrett, Chemistry, x4408

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Prof. Cathy Murphy, Visitor in Chemistry and Nanotechnology

The Chemistry Department is hosting Prof. Cathy Murphy on Monday-Tuesday April 23-24. Cathy is a very prominent chemist who synthesizes and does research on the properties of gold nanorods for many applications relevant to biology, health, and the environment. She was named #32 onthe Science Watch List of Top 100 Chemists for the Decade 2000-2010. Her highly interdisciplinary work sits at the intersection of inorganic chemistry, biophysical chemistry, nanotechnology, biology, health and disease, and the environment.  She is currently in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign:   http://www.chemistry.illinois.edu/faculty/Catherine_Murphy.html

All are welcome. Drinks and snacks will be provided.


This visit is sponsored by the James D. and Julia P. Morrison Lectureship, the Elizabeth Nason Distinguished Women Visitor's Fund, the Carleton Chemistry Department, and WhIMS (Women in Math and Science, a Carleton student group).
 

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