* Phyllis A. Brauner Memorial Lecture by Dr. Bassam Shakhashiri
Dr. Bassam Shakhashiri is a Professor of Chemistry at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is the
William T. Evjue Distinguished Chair for the Wisconsin Idea. Professor Shakhashiri is the 2012 President of the American Chemical Society. Professor Shakhashiri has captivated audiences with his scientific demonstrations at a variety of locations including Boston’s Museum of Science, the National Academy of Sciences and the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum in Washington. Taking place in Cahners Theatre (2nd floor, Blue Wing) at 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm.
* Admission to the museum is required. Free tickets to Dr. Shakhashiri’s show will be available on a
first come, first serve basis. Tickets are available via advance reservation. To reserve tickets, please
contact the NESACS secretary either via email firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred) or by phone 1-781-
272-1966 before October 20, 2011. Tickets will be available for pick-up in the lobby of the museum at
the ACS table.
* Hands-on Activities related to nanotechnology
Taking place from 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm throughout the Museum.