Cava Lecture

2016 Cava Lecture: Amos Smith

Lectures Synthetic, Bioorganic and Medicinal Research in the Smith Group 4:00 PM, Thursday, October 13th, 2016 1000 North Lawn (Technical Talk) Publication of Research in the Future: A Personal Perspective 4:00 PM, Friday, October 14th, 2016 1004 Shelby Hall (General Interest Talk) Biography Amos B. Smith, III received his early education in Lewisburg, PA. In 1966 […]

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2013 Cava Lecture: Fraser Stoddart

Lectures Structure and Mechanism in Radical Mechanostereochemistry 12:45 PM, Thursday, February 14th, 2013 1093 Shelby Hall (Technical Talk) Mingling Art and Science 2:00 PM, Friday, February 15th, 2013 1093 Shelby Hall (General Interest Talk) Biography The academic career of Fraser Stoddart, who was born in the capital of Scotland on Victoria Day (24 May) in […]

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2011 Cava Lecture: Kyriacos Costa Nicolaou

Lectures Molecules That Changed the World 4:00 PM, Monday, September 19th, 2011 1004 Shelby Hall (General Interest Talk) Maitotoxin:  An Inspiration for Synthesis 12:45 PM, Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 1093 Shelby Hall (Technical Talk) Biography Kyriacos Costa (KC) Nicolaou was born on July 5, 1946 in Cyprus, where he grew up and went to school […]

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2009 Cava Lecture: Jerrold Meinwald

Lectures When the Chemistry is Right: Violence, Sex, and Drugs in the World of Insects 4:00 PM, Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 1093 Shelby Hall (General Interest Talk) Exploring the Chemistry of Biotic Interactions 12:45 PM, Thursday, October 29th, 2009 1093 Shelby Hall (Technical Talk) Musical Performance 12:00 PM, Friday October 30th, 2009 Moody Music Building […]

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2009 Cava Lecture: Richard R. Schrock

Lectures How Basic Research in Chemistry Led to a Nobel Prize 5:00 PM, Wednesday, April 29th, 2009 107 Shelby Hall (General Interest Talk) Thousands of Catalysts for Olefin Metathesis: Variability, Longevity, and Asymmetry at the Metal 12:45 PM, Thursday, April 30th, 2009 151 Shelby Hall (Technical Talk) Biography Richard R. Schrock is the Frederick G. […]

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