Chemistry and Biochemistry

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.
Winter/Spring 2014
Monday,
January 27

Thomas Albrecht-Schmitt, Florida State University 
"Plutonium and Beyond:  Understanding the Structure and Bonding in Transuranium Borates"
Host:
Beatty
Monday,
February 3

Martha Oakley, Indiana University
"Structure and Interactions of Bacterial Condensins"
Host:
Dupureur

Monday,
February 10

France-Isabelle Auzanneau, University of Guelph
"Molecular modeling and synthesis of dimLex and LeaLex analogues: investigations towards anti-cancer vaccines"
Host:
Demchenko
 
Monday,
February 17
*Postponed*
Chrys Wesdemiotis, University of Akron
"Multidimensional Mass Spectrometry Methods for the Characterization of Polymer Structures and Architectures"
Host:
Bythell
Monday,
February 24

Jeffrey Evers, Department of Environmental Health and Safety, University of MO-St. Louis
"Managing Laboratory Generated Waste Materials"
Host:
Bashkin


Monday,
March 3
Kristina Hakansson, University of Michigan
"Gas-Phase Ion-Electron and Ion-Photon Reactions for Biomolecular Structural Determination"
Host:
Bythell

Monday,
March 10

Christopher Welch, Merck
"Chromatographic Separation of Closely Related Species"
Host:
Hamper and Spilling
Monday,
March 17
No Seminar
ACS Meeting, Dallas

Host:

Monday,
March 24
No seminar
Spring Break
Host:
Monday,
March 31

17th Annual Robert W. Murray Lecture
Joanna Aizenberg, Harvard University 
"New Materials:  When Chemistry Meets Optics and Surface Science"
Host:
Barton

Monday,
April 7

No seminar
Graduate Student Symposium
Host:

Monday,
April 14
Clay Bennett, Tufts University
"Stereoselective Synthesis of Glycosides Without Directing Groups"
Host:
Demchenko

Monday,
April 21

Jeffrey Zaleski, Indiana University
 "Thermally and Photothermally Activated Radical Architectures:  From New Material Morphologies to Dissolution of Biopolymers"
Host:
Bashkin

Monday,
April 28

Patrick Kinlen, Boeing     
"Electroactive and Conductive Polymers for Aerospace Applications"
Host:
Bashkin

Monday,
May 5

Distinguished Alumni Lecture
Katherine Block, Senior Scientist at Novartis Clinical Trial Center of Excellence (Genoptix)
"A Perspective on the Path to Industry"

Host:
Barton





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