JACKSON, Tenn. – Oct. 8, 2003 – Nationally-renowned scientist Dmitri Babikov will deliver a special address Oct. 20 at Union University in conjunction with National Chemistry Week, according to Michael Salazar, an assistant professor of Chemistry at Union.
Babikov, from Los Alamos National Laboratory, will discuss the origin of the isotopic enrichment of ozone, a scientific question that has remained unsolved for decades, Salazar said. Babikov has published several papers on the topic and is currently lecturing in Italy.
“He is an excellent scientist,” Salazar said. “Indeed, we are fortunate to have him on our campus.”
The address will be delivered in Room A-7 of the Penick Academic Complex at 5 p.m. For additional information, call 661-5260.
Due to inclement weather, all Union campuses will be closed on Friday, March 6, with all classes canceled.
The wellness center will open at 10 a.m. and close at 8 p.m., and the aquatic center will be open from 1-3 p.m.
Friday's Preview Day has been canceled.
Brewer Dining Hall will be open from 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. on Friday. The Lex will be closed. No breakfast will be served.