26 September 2007
Auburn University Chemistry Professor to Address ACS
Local Chapter of JSU
|Professor Thomas Albrecht-Schmitt
Professor Thomas Albrecht-Schmitt (Auburn) will address the American Chemical
Society in a seminar organized by the the ACS local chapter of Jacksonville State University to be held Wednesday, October 3, Room 234 - Martin Hall at 5:00 p.m. His
speech is entitled "Science on the Edge of Stability: Understanding the Chemistry of the Uranium Group Elements."
His presentation will detail the unique chemical and physical properties of uranium group elements (actinides). Comparisons will be made between
actinides, lanthanides, and transition metals. The seminar will also detail the
peaceful uses of actinides in technologically advanced societies.
Refreshments (cookies and soda) will be served before the talk.
For more information about Dr. Albrecht-Schmitt, visit the Auburn University Chemistry & Biochemistry faculty Website.
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