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Carnegie Mellon Department of Chemistry

Bridging Research Communities

Department of Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Saturday, October 20, 2012

photo of downtown pittsburgh

Downtown Pittsburgh, Pa.

photo of grad student poster session

Bridging Research Communities 2010 poster session.

photo of students in lab

LInda Peteanu with graduate students.


photo of Codrina Popescu photo of Violeta Marin photo of Santosh Kumar


times activity
9:30–11:30 Registration, continental breakfast, and poster set-up
10:30–11:30 Mellon Institute Chemistry Lab Tour
Meet at the registration table at 10:30 sharp!
12:00–12:30 Lunch and opening remarks
12:30–1:00 Codrina Popescu, Ursinus College
Mössbauer Spectroscopy and the Exploration of Novel Iron-Containing Catalytic Systems
1:00–1:30 Violeta Marin, Abbott Laboratories
From Bench to Market — Drug Discovery at Abbott
1:30–2:00 Santosh Kumar, Carnegie Mellon University
Synthesis and Optical Properties of Water-soluble Gold Nanoclusters
2:00–5:00 Poster Competition and Reception
5:15–8:00 Dinner in downtown Pittsburgh

To learn more, contact:

Linda Peteanu, professor of chemistry

(Pittsburgh photo by Bobak Ha’Eri, Wikimedia Commons. Lab and poster session photos by Nicole Reading. Speaker photos courtesy of the speakers.)