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Linus Pauling Medal Award Symposium and Awards Banquet
Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 12:15pm
Linus Pauling Medal Award Symposium and Awards Banquet

Hoffman Hall, Portland State University, Portland, OR

The Pauling Award Medal recognizes outstanding achievement in chemistry and is presented annually by the Portland, Puget Sound, and Oregon Sections of the American Chemical Society. The award is named after Dr. Linus Pauling, a native of the Pacific Northwest, because of the inspiration of his example. Christopher Cummins will be recognized at the 2017 Linus Pauling Medal Award Symposium and Awards Banquet on Saturday, November 18, 2017.

  • 12:15 PM - Doors open

  • 12:45 PM - Welcome

  • 1-5 PM - Lectures

    • Stephen J. Lippard, Arthur Amos Noyes Professor of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    • Daniel G. Nocera, Patterson Rockwood Professor of Energy in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University

    • T. Don Tilley, Professor of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley

    • 2017 Linus Pauling Pauling Award Medalist Christopher 'Kit' Cummins, Henry Dreyfus Professor of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • 5:15 - 6:30 PM - Reception & Poster Session

The lectures and reception/poster session are free and open to the public. Banquet tickets must be purchased in advance.

Find more information about the 2017 Linus Pauling Medal Award Symposium and purchase banquet tickets

About the Department of Chemistry

The Portland State University Department of Chemistry maintains a teaching program of excellence at the undergraduate level and a graduate program emphasizing cutting-edge research. The Department's curriculum, faculty, library, and facilities of the department are accredited by the American Chemical Society.

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