Seminars are held on Mondays at 4:00 pm in Room 451 Benton Hall, unless otherwise specified. Refreshments 15 minutes prior to seminar time. Seminars are typically attended by faculty, postdocs, and graduate students from all divisions, as well as undergraduate chemistry majors in their senior year.

Fall 2007

Monday,
August 20
ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA
Monday,
August 27
Keith Stine, University of Missouri-St. Louis, Monolayers as Models for Interactions at Membrane Surfaces and as Tools for Surface Modification

Host: C. Spilling

Monday,
September 3
Holiday
Monday,
September 10
David L. Bryce, University of Ottawa, Solid-State NMR Studies of Inorganic and Bioinorganic Model Systems in Ultra-high Magnetic Fields

Host: G. Gokel

Monday,
September 17
Fred Hawthorne, University of Missouri-Columbia, The History and Future Promise of Boron Neutron Capture Therapy of Cancer

Host: L. Barton

Monday,
September 24
Cristina De Meo, Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville, Recent Developments in the Chemistry of Sialic Acid

Host: C. Spilling

Monday,
October 1
Nicola Pohl, Iowa State University, Automated Oligosaccharide Synthesis and Immunity Host: A. Demchenko
Monday,
October 8
Charles McKenna, University of Southern California Host: C. Spilling
Monday,
October 15
Ronald Wetzel, University of Pittsburgh Structural plasticity and polymorphism in A-beta amyloid fibrils Host: M. Nichols
Monday,
October 22
Terry P. Lybrand, Vanderbilt University, Molecular dynamics simulation of cyclooxgenase complexes: Insights into mechanistic detail Host: C. Wong
Monday,
October 29
Pericles Stavropoulos, University of Missouri - Rolla, Metal-versus Ligand Metal- versus -centered Events in Oxygenation Chemistry Host: Nigam Rath
Monday,
November 5
Katja Michael, Department of Chemistry, University of Texas at El Paso, Photochemistry as a Tool for Glycopeptide and Peptide Thioester Synthesis Host: A. Demchenko
Monday,
November 12
Greg Hillhouse, University of Chicago, New Chemistry of Two- and Three-Coordinate Nickel" Host: E. Bauer
Monday,
November 19
Fall Break
Monday,
November 26
Jerry Atwood (tentative)
Monday,
December 3

Todd Boehlow, Pfizer, From 50 mL to 50 L: A Tale of Process Chemistry

Host: C. Spilling

Wednesday,
December 5, *3:00 pm
Yinsheng Wang, University of California at Riverside, Oxidative Intrastrand DNA Crosslink Lesions: Formation, Replication and Repair Host: J. Bashkin
Monday,
December 10
Duane Grandgenett, Molecular Virology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Inhibition of HIV-1 concerted integration by strand transfer inhibitors which recognize a transient structural intermediate

Host: C. Dupureur