Past OCO Events

OCO Seminars are typically held on Mondays between 4pm-5pm in the OCO Conference Room 240D Willamette Hall.

Title Date Speaker Speaker's Institution
SPECIAL TIME AND LOCATION - Biophysical chemistry in the membrane: visualizing protein lipid interactions and multiscale organization using infrared spectroscopic imaging. January 15, 2015 - 2:00pm - January 16, 2015 - 10:00am Carlos Baiz MIT/University of Chicago
SPECIAL TIME AND LOCATION - RNA conformations and dynamics in splicing complexes as studied using multidimensional and single-molecule spectroscopy. January 12, 2015 - 2:00pm - January 13, 2015 - 10:00am Julia Widom University of Michigan
SPECIAL TIME & LOCATION - Mapping out nanoscale variations in hydration dynamics with magnetic resonance as applied to signal transduction, mesoporous materials, and energy storage. January 8, 2015 - 2:00pm - January 9, 2015 - 10:00am John Franck University of California, Berkeley
Exploring Light-Activated Dynamics in Solar Cell and Photo-Catalytic Materials January 5, 2015 - 2:00pm - January 6, 2015 - 10:00am Dr. Matthias Waegele University of California, Berkeley
Molecular level understanding of heterogeneous catalysis and solar fuels synthesis using transient IR spectroscopy. January 5, 2015 (All day) - January 6, 2015 (All day) Matthias Waegele University of California, Berkeley
Delayed New Date TBD - Ultrafast transient absorption revisited: Watching molecular vibrations in photosynthetic light-harvesting complexes December 1, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm Jeffrey Cina University of Oregon
Shared vibrations: How photosynthetic light harvesting approaches 100% efficiency November 17, 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm David Jonas University of Colorado
Physics Career Seminar October 27, 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm Stephanie Majewski University of Oregon
Exploring Fundamentals of Quantum Mechanics in the Undergraduate Laboratory October 13, 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm Mark Beck Department of Physics, Whitman College
The bulk photovoltaic effect in polar oxides for robust and efficient solar energy harvesting May 12, 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm Andrew M. Rappe University of Pennsylvania