Monday, September 21, 2020, 1:00 PM ET

GIDW Canada Coast-to-Coast

David Leitch, David Herbert,
Johanna Blacquiere, Mita Dasog​

Tuesday, September 22, 2020, 2:00 PM ET

Dispersion Interactions in DFT
and Application to Molecular
Crystal-Structure Prediction

Erin Johnson, Dalhousie University

Seeing the invisible by solution NMR spectroscopy

Lewis Kay, University of Toronto

Wednesday, September 23, 2020, 4:00 PM ET

Cryospheric chemistry across the ocean-sea ice-atmosphere interface

Feiyue (Fei) Wang, University of Manitoba

Rallying for resources

Statistics Canada reports that about a quarter of the Canadian population holds some kind of post-secondary degree but for members of the country’s Indigenous community, that figure drops to just one in 10. This distinction serves as a reality-check for Alex Veinot, who is completing his PhD in chemistry at Queen’s University. As a member...

Marking milestones in systems and control

According to Bhushan Gopaluni, Associate Dean of Education and Professional Development in the University of British Columbia’s Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, we now enjoy an embarrassment of riches when it comes to information technology. “If you look at the history of systems and control and data analytics, we are at a unique historic...

Global pandemic spawns global classrooms

Like so many educators around the world, I’ve spent more time than usual this summer thinking about what September would bring. Unlike March 2020, when we were engaged in a rushed response to the unfolding global pandemic, the Fall semester would reflect purposeful planning on the part of institutions and administrators, departments and individual faculty....

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