Events

Department of Chemistry Seminar Series: Connie Lu
Friday, March 1, 2019 - 3:15pm
Department of Chemistry Seminar Series: Connie Lu
Science Building 1, room 107, 1025 SW Mill Street
Free & open to the public

University of Minnesota Associate Professor, Connie Lu, will present Innovating Bimetallic Active Sites for Small-Molecule Catalysis at the Department of Chemistry's weekly seminar series

About Professor Lu

Connie Lu is an Associate Professor of Inorganic & Organometallic Chemistry at University of Minnesota. Dr. Lu received her B.S in 2000 from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and received her Ph.D. from California Institute of Technology in 2006. She held a post-doctoral position at Max Planck Institute for Bioinorganic Chemistry until 2009.  Her honros and awards include Department of Defense Pre-doctoral Fellowship (2001-2004), Alexander von Humboldt Post-doctoral Fellowship (2007-2008), National Science Foundation CAREER Award (2013), and Gerhard and Lisolette Closs Memorial Lecture, University of Chicago (2016).

About the Department of Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry maintains a teaching program of excellence at the undergraduate level and a graduate program emphasizing cutting-edge research in the chemistry of the environment, novel materials, and biological systems. The Department's curriculum, faculty, library, and facilities of the department are accredited by the American Chemical Society.