Speaker: Professor Benjamin R Buckley from
Loughborough University, UK
About the speaker：He undertook his PhD with Professor Philip C. B.
Page at Loughborough and Professor A. John Blacker at Avecia (now at Leeds
University) in the area of asymmetric epoxidation, and remained with Professor
Page for a further year as a PDRA before taking a position as a Research Fellow
in the Department in 2004. In late 2007 he was appointed to a RCUK
Fellowship, in 2012 to a lectureship. 2014 promoted to Senior Lecturer. 2014-2015 Visiting
Professor at the University of Utah. RESEARCH FIELDS: Ben’s research interests include carbon
dioxide utilisation, green chemistry, asymmetric catalysis and novel probes for
reactive oxygen/nitrogen species detection.
Time：10:00am, November 6th, 2017
Venue：The Academic Hall on the second floor of Shi Xian Building