|Richard Saykally to present 2008 Abbott Lectures|
This year’s chemistry department Abbott Lectures will be given Thursday and Friday, March 13 and 14, by Richard J. Saykally, professor of chemistry at the University of California-Berkeley.
Professor Saykally will give two lectures: the first presentation, “Water Music: The Latest Word on the Most Important Substance in the Universe," will be given at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 13, in 101 Abbott Hall, and is intended for a scientifically interested general audience. A reception will follow in 232 Abbott Hall. He will also present a scientific talk, “pH of the Liquid Water Surface: Selective Surface Adsorption of Hydroxide and Hydronium," at noon Friday, March 14, in 138 Abbott Hall. All are welcome to both lectures.
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