Tag: Chemistry

Mark your calendars: Spring 2019 Speaker Series at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus

Mark your calendars for the three upcoming speakers participating in the Spring 2019 Speaker Series at the UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus: Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 7 p.m. in the Wombat Room: UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus Prof. David Louzecky (Philosophy)

Professors Zorn and Fermanich among ‘soothsayers’ working on predicting dead zones on the bay

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“They are diverse group — a geoscientist, limnologist and natural resources educator. Also on the team is a water chemist, biologist, civil engineer and watershed scientist. As collaborators on a Sea Grant-funded effort to envision conditions in Green Bay, you could also say they are soothsayers.”  This story by Moira Harrington of Sea Grant describes […]

Reminder: UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus Speaker Series to continue on Tuesday, Nov. 13

The 2018-19 Speaker Series at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus will continue on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 at 7 p.m. in the Wombat Room (2114) with “Monsanto is a ‘Four Letter Word,’” presented by Associate Prof. James Kabrhel (Chemistry). This talk will examine the company that created Roundup and other common pesticides and herbicides, and look […]

Faculty note: Prof. Bakshi has new publication

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi (Chemistry, Natural and Applied Science) published a recent article, Keto–Enol Tautomerism of Temperature and pH Sensitive Hydrated Curcumin Nanoparticles: Their Role as Nanoreactors and Compatibility with Blood Cells, in ACS journal J of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. This work highlights the synthesis, characterization and applications of Curcumin nanoparticles […]

Speaker Series at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus continues on Tuesday, Nov. 13

The 2018-19 Speaker Series will continue on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 at 7 p.m. in the Wombat Room (Room 2114) on the UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus. The presentation is “Monsanto is a ‘Four Letter Word,’” by Sheboygan Campus Associate Prof. James  Kabrhel (Chemistry). The presentation will focus on examining Monsanto, a company responsible for creating […]

Faculty note: Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi publishes article in ACS Omega

Assistant Prof. Mandeep Singh Bakshi (Chemistry, NAS) has published an article in ACS Omega. This publication is from the research work of undergraduate student Apoorva Gurtu. The article highlights the self-assembled behavior of proteins catalyzed by the nanometallic surfaces in relevance to fibrillation and amyloidosis of proteins responsible for several critical diseases.

Alumnus Heintzkill ’16 takes second place in UWM Poster Competition 2018

UW-Milwaukee College of Engineering and Applied Science hosted its 10th annual Student Research Poster Competition in April. Reed Heintzkill ’16 (Chemistry), who studies Materials Science in UW-Milwaukee’s graduate studies program, was awarded second place (selected among graduate and doctoral students) for his poster, “Synthesis of Transparent Conductive Oxide (TCO) ZnO thin films by ‘solgel, spincoating’ technique.” […]