Spring 2013 Presidential Research Lecture scheduled for May 7
Presidential Research Lecture: At the Water's Edge
Understanding Environmentally Important Processes at Aqueous Surfaces
With a welcome by President Michael Gottfredson
Richard M. and Patricia H. Noyes Professor of Chemistry Geraldine Richmond was appointed by President Obama to the National Science Board in November 2012. She specializes in chemistry, materials science and chemical reactions on liquid surfaces. Inducted into the National Academy of Sciences in 2011, she co-founded the Committee on the Advancement of Women Chemists (COACh) to provide mentoring and support to women scientists around the globe.
“Dr. Richmond views her research as a means of discovery, of training and of cultivating the scientists of tomorrow. Her integrated passion for scientific research, teaching, and international engagement is a source of inspiration to scientists around the world.” -- Kimberly Andrews Espy, UO Vice President for Research and Innovation.