Fall 2017 Seminar Schedule

Fall 2017 Seminar Schedule Flyer

*Seminars are generally held in Chemistry A-203 unless noted otherwise

For all Chemistry Department events, please see our Events Calendar!

Chemistry Colloquium
Wed, Sept 6, 2017
4:15: Refreshments
4:30: Seminar
Stimuli-Responsive Materials for Chemical Sensing and Microelectronics
Katherine Mirica, Dartmouth | Host: Rebecca Quardokus
Chemistry Colloquium
Wed, Sept 13, 2017
4:15: Refreshments
4:30: Seminar
Engineering Redox Chemistry: From Non-Innocent Ligands to Intracellular Metal Chelators
Elisa Tomat, University of Arizona | Host: Christian Brückner
Graduate Seminar
Thurs, Sept 14, 2017
4:30: Refreshments
4:45: Seminar
Septanose Glycosides: New Synthetic Strategies and Investigations on their Physical and Biochemical Properties
Aditya Pote, 
Peczuh Group
Chemistry Colloquium
Wed, Sept 20, 2017
4:15: Refreshments
4:30: Seminar
Metastable Metal Complexes Supported by Guanidinate Ligands
Skye Fortier, UTEP | Host: Gael Ung
Chemistry Colloquium
Wed, Sept 27, 2017
4:15: Refreshments
4:30: Seminar
An Inherent Driving Force for Charge Separation in Organic Photovoltaics
Qin Wu, Brookhaven National Lab | Host: Tomo Mani
Chemistry Colloquium
Wed, Oct 4, 2017
4:15: Refreshments
4:30: Seminar
Tailoring Mesoporous Carbons and Related Materials for Energy Applications
Sheng Dai, Oak Ridge National Lab | Host: Jie He
Graduate Seminar
Thurs, Oct 5, 2017
4:30: Refreshments
4:45: Seminar
Epitope Resolved Detection of Peanut Specific IgE Antibodies by SPR Imaging
Min Shen, 
Rusling Group
Chemistry Colloquium
Wed, Oct 11, 2017
4:15: Refreshments
4:30: Seminar
Stereoelectronic Interactions as a Probe for the Existence of Anomeric and Related Phenomena
Eusebio Juaristi, National Polytechnic Institute, Mexico City | Host: William Bailey
Graduate Seminar
Thurs, Oct 12, 2017
4:30: Refreshments
4:45: Seminar
TBA
Ananta Ghimire,
 Kumar/Kasi Group
Chemistry Colloquium
Wed, Oct 18, 2017
4:15: Refreshments
4:30: Seminar
TBA
Prashant Kamat, University of Notre Dame | Host: Challa V. Kumar
Chemistry Colloquium
Wed, Oct 25, 2017
4:15: Refreshments
4:30: Seminar
TBA
Daniel Garcia Rivera, Universidad de la Havana | Host: Jose Gascon
Chemistry Colloquium
Wed, Nov 1, 2017
4:15: Refreshments
4:30: Seminar
Photoactive Rhenium Carbonyl Complexes as Sensors for Protein Aggregation and Photochemical Footprinting
Angel Marti, Rice University | Host: Challa V. Kumar/Alfredo Angeles-Boza

Graduate Seminar
Thurs, Nov 2, 2017
4:30: Refreshments
4:45: Seminar

Understanding the Nucleation Induced Cooperative Behavior in Complex Macromolecule System
Hailin Fu, 
Lin Group

Chemistry Colloquium
Wed, Nov 8, 2017
4:15: Refreshments
4:30: Seminar
A Tale of Two Projects: From Antimicrobial Peptides to CO2 Reduction
Alfredo Angeles-Boza, UConn| Host: Jie He
Chemistry Colloquium
Thurs, Nov 9, 2017
4:30: Refreshments
4:45: Seminar
Development of Inhibitors for E. coli Enolase, Synthesis and Molecular Docking / Synthesis of Inhibitors with B-lactone Motif for Ras-Targeting Human Acyl Protein Thioesterases 1 (APT1)
Akram Hazeen, 
Wright/Howell Group
Chemistry Colloquium
Wed, Nov 15, 2017
4:15: Refreshments
4:30: Seminar
Design and Synthesis of Organic Semiconductors for Advanced Applications
Malika Jeffries-EL, Boston University | Host: Amy Howell
Chemistry Colloquium
Thurs, Nov 16, 2017
4:30: Refreshments
4:45: Seminar
An Allylic Substituent Modulates Macrocyclic Conformations in [13]-Macrodilactones: Dihedral Flutter
Kelli Rutledge
, Peczuh Group
Chemistry Colloquium
Wed, Nov 29, 2017
4:15: Refreshments
4:30: Seminar
At the Nexus of Metals and Drugs: Zinc-promoted Antibiotic Resistance in Pseudomonas Aeruginosa
Keith Poole, Queen’s University (Canada) | Host: Alfredo Angeles-Boza
Chemistry Colloquium
Thurs, Nov 30, 2017
4:30: Refreshments
4:45: Seminar
A Material Genome Initiative to the Expansion of Chemical Space of Dielectrics with Metal-Organic Framework  Systems
Shamima Nasreen, 
Sotzing Group
Chemistry Colloquium
Wed, Dec 6, 2017
4:15: Refreshments
4:30: Seminar

TBA
Darrin J. Pochan, University of Delaware | Host:  Jie He