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Visiting Speaker Seminar Programs

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 2010

Monday,
August 30
Alexei Demchenko, University of Missouri-St. Louis "New Methods for Expeditious Synthesis of Complex Carbohydrates" Host:
C. Spilling
Monday,
September 6
Holiday Host:
Monday, September 13 Hal Harris, University of Missouri-St. Louis "Physical Chemistry for Everyone" Host:
C. Spilling
Monday,
September 20
Eugene Pinkhassik, University of Memphis "Porous Nanocapsules with 'Invisible' Walls" Host:
K. Stine
Monday,
September 27
Mary Jo LaDu, University of Illinois, Chicago "Apolipoprotein E: Amyloid-β42 Interactions and Alzheimer's Disease" Host:
M. Nichols
Monday, October 4 Leslie Hicks, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, St. Louis, MO "Thiol-based redox regulatory mechanisms induced by oxidative stress in plants" Host:
C. Wong
Monday,
October 11
Dennis Clouthier, University of Kentucky "Terrestrial and Extraterrestrial Studies of Nonexistent Compounds" Host:
J. O'Brien
Monday,
October 18
John Viator, University of Missouri-Columbia "Photoacoustic Isolation of Circulating Tumor Cells" Host:
J. O'Brien
Monday,
October 25
Kim Baines, University of Western Ontario "Fun with Germanium: From Digermenes to Donor-Stabilized Germylenes and Germanium Cations"
Host:
J. Wilking
Monday,
November 1
Luigi Panza, Dipartimento di Scienze Chimiche, Alimentari, Farmaceutiche e Farmacologiche, Università del
Piemonte Orientale, Novara, ITALY "The glycolipid game in the immune system"
Host:
A. Demchenko
Monday,
November 8
Peter Wolczanski, Cornell University "Azaallyl Ligands: Ancillary and Not-So Innocent" Host:
S. Holmes
Monday,
November 15
Shubhra Gangopadhyay, University of Missouri-Columbia "Applications of Nanostructured Materials for
Chemical and Biological Sensing"
Co-sponsored by the Center for Nanoscience and the Department of Physics & Astronomy
Host:
J. Liu
Monday,
November 22
Fall Break Host:
Monday,
November 29
Robert Blankenship, Washington University " Photosynthetic Antenna Systems: Where Light Interfaces With Biology" Host:
G. Gokel
Monday,
December 6
David Bernlohr, University of. Minnesota "Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes and Inflammation" Host:
C. Dupureur

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