PRESENTATIONS

SELECTED SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS AND PRESENTATIONS

Invited Speaker, “What is in your olive oil?” at Yolo county master garners program, September 10th, 2014 

Invited Speaker, “Current challenges and recent advancements on the authentication and adulteration of olive oil” at annual ACS meeting, August 10th, 2014 

Invited Speaker, “ Olive Oil Authenticity: Pursuing Innovation in the Chemical Analysis” at annual AOAC meeting, February, 19th, 2014 

Keynote Speaker, “Pursing Innovation in the Chemistry of Olives and Olive Oil” at Perkin Elmer Open House, May, 8th and November 21st, 2013

Invited Speaker, “What’s in Your Extra Virgin Olive Oil?” at UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center, September, 18, 2013

Invited Speaker, “Food Fraud: How Scientists Detect it and What You Should Know”, Chemical & Engineering News Webinar and live audience at annual American Chemical Society meeting, September, 10, 2013

Co-instructor, UC Davis Olive Center Short Course on Chemistry and Sensory of Extra Virgin Olive oil, May 11, 2013

Expert Witness at the United States International Trade Commission (USITC), Washington DC, December 5, 2012

Instructor, Chemistry Camp for the Blind, Napa, May 6, 2012

Invited speaker, “Evaluation of Chemical and Sensory Testing Methods for Commercial Olive Oils in California” at AOCS Analytical session, Long Beach, May 1, 2012 

Invited speaker, “Olive Oil Quality in California: Recent Findings” at AOCS Short Course on Olive Oil Chemistry and Sensory Relationships, Long Beach, April 29, 2012

Panelist, “The Use of PPP, DAFs, UV, and the Life of Oil” at AOCS at AOCS Short Course on Olive Oil Chemistry and Sensory Relationships, Long Beach, April 29, 2012

Invited speaker, “US Standards: What Research Shows” at California Olive Oil Council Annual Meeting, Monterey, March 3, 2012

Panelist, “Demystifying Olive Oil Standards” and “Federal Marketing Order” at California Olive Oil Council Annual Meeting, Monterey, March 3, 2012

Invited speaker, “Virgin Or Not: Chemistry and Sensory Study of Olive Oil“ and “Getting What You Want Out of Graduate School“ at Careers in Chemistry Course (CHE 195/295), University of California, Davis, October 29, 2011

Panelist, “Politics and Science of Olive Oil Standards” at California Olive Oil Council Annual Meeting, Monterey, March 5, 2011 

Invited speaker, “Are Extra Virgin Olive Oils Really Extra Virgin?” at Agricultural and Environmental Chemistry Group Seminar Series, University of California, Davis, October 11, 2010

Invited speaker, “Theoretical Organic and Organometallic Chemistry: Tools for        Understanding and Designing Experiments”, Food Science and Technology Seminar Series, University of California, Davis, September 19, 2009

Invited speaker, “Theoretical Organic and Organometallic Chemistry: Tools for Understanding and Designing Experiments”, National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan, July 18, 2008

Wang, S. C. and Tantillo, D. J. “Mechanistic Studies on Molebdenum-Promoted Sigmatropic Rearrangements of Bicyclo[6.1.0]nona-2,4,6-triene Complexes", poster presented  at the SYLICCO.07 Symposium, Davis, CA, July 26, 2007

Wang, S. C. and Tantillo, D. J. "Mechanistic Studies on Molebdenum-Promoted Sigmatropic Rearrangements of Bicyclo[6.1.0]nona-2,4,6-triene Complexes”, poster presented at the National Organic Symposium, Durham, NC, June 3-7, 2007; paper D66

Wang, S. C. and Tantillo, D. J. “Mechanistic Studies of Nickel Catalyzed Vinylcyclopropane-Cyclopentene Rearrangements”, poster presented at the 232nd ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, September 10-14, 2006; paper COMP 252

Wang, S. C. and Tantillo, D. J. “Mechanistic Studies of Nickel Catalyzed Vinylcyclopropane-Cyclopentene Rearrangements”, poster presented at the Bradford Borge Weekend, University of California, Davis, CA, February 24-25, 2006

Wang, S. C. and Tantillo, D. J. “Reactions of Semibullvalene and its Derivatives”, poster presented at the National Organic Symposium, Salt Lake City, UT, June 12-16, 2005; paper C103

Wang, S. C. and Tantillo, D. J. “Reactions of Semibullvalene and its Derivatives”, poster presented at the Bradford Borge Weekend, University of California, Davis, CA, February 25-26, 2005

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