CCEW-6: Highly Porous Crystalline Materials based on the Rare-Earth Metals
Prof. Kenneth Balkus will be talking about “CCEW-6: Highly Porous Crystalline Materials based on the Rare-Earth Metals” on 29 October 2021, at 5pm.
About the speaker:
Professor Kenneth Balkus is a professor of Chemistry at the University of Texas at Dallas. He received his PhD in Inorganic Chemistry from the University of Florida. After a post-doctoral stay at the University of Pennsylvania, he started his academic career at the UTD as an assistant professor and was promoted to Professor in 1997. He is a fellow of the American Chemical Society and was awarded the US Presidential Scholar-Teacher award in 2012. Other prominent awards include NSF Presidential Young Investigator Award and ACS Doherty Award. He is the associate editor of the Journal of Porous solids and a member of the editorial board of Microporous and Mesoporous Materials.