Bryce L. Crawford, Jr. Memorial Lectureship in Chemistry

Bryce Crawford

Bryce L. Crawford Jr. was a renowned Department of Chemistry professor and scientist. He died in September 2011, at the age of 96. He joined the department in 1940, and became a full professor of physical chemistry in 1946. He was chair of the department from 1955 to 1960, and was dean of the graduate school from 1960 to 1972. He retired in 1985. He loved studying molecular vibrations and force constants, and the experimental side of molecular spectroscopy and molecular structure.

2023 Lecture

W. E. Moerner

Professor W.E. Moerner
Stanford University

Tuesday, September 14th, 2023
The Story of Light and Single Molecules: From Spectroscopy in Solids, to Super-Resolution Nanoscopy in Cells and Beyond

  • 2023: Professor Guowei Wei, Michigan State University
  • 2022: Angela M. Gronenborn, University of Pittsburgh
  • 2021: Michael Fayer, Stanford University
  • 2020: Tianquan Lian, Emory University
  • 2018: Dongping Zhong, Ohio State University
  • 2017: Keith Nelson, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • 2015: David Jonas, University of Colorado
  • 2014: Dana Dlott, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • 2013: Andrei Tokmakoff, University of Chicago
  • 2012: Mischa Bonn, Max-Planck-Institute for Polymer Research
  • 2012: Martin Gruebele, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • 2008: David Nesbitt, University of Colorado at Boulder
  • 2003: A. R. Ravishnakara, University of Colorado
  • 2002: X. Sunney Xie, Harvard University
  • 2001: Robert Field, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • 2000: William A. Goddard III, California Institute of Technology
  • 1999: Richard Saykally, University of California, Berkeley
  • 1998: Michael Klein, University of Pennsylvania
  • 1997: Rudolph Marcus, California Institute of Technology
  • 1995: Ken Eisenthal, Columbia University
  • 1994: Robert G. Parr, University of North Carolina