Events

Past Events

Harnessing the Chemistry of Plant Natural Product Biosynthesis
Professor Sarah O'Connor (John Innes Centre, Department of Biological Chemistry)

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 3:00pm
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professor Jiyong Hong

POSTPONED - Sequence-Based Design of Lead Medicines Targeting RNA
Professor Matthew Disney (Scripps Research Institute, Department of Chemistry)

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 11:40am
Physics 128
Host: Professor Amanda Hargrove

Discovery and optimization of anti-cancer enzyme inhibitors using phenotypic screening
Professor Joseph Ready (UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dept. of Biochemistry)

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 11:40am
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professor Jiyong Hong

Development and Application of Mass Spectrometry-Based Approaches for Thermodynamic Analysis of Protein-Ligand Binding Interactions
Lorrain Jin, Ph.D. candidate

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 1:30pm
French Family Science Center 3232
Michael Fitzgerald, advisor

The Role of Light and Alkylamines in Controlling the Growth of Copper Nanowires
Samuel Alvarez, Ph.D. candidate

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 1:00pm
French Family Science Center 3232
Ben Wiley, advisor

Probing and Managing Photo-Induced Electronically Excited-State Dynamics of Molecular to Nanoscale Systems
Yusong Bai, Ph.D. candidate

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 1:00pm
French Family Science Center 3225
Michael Therien, advisor

Asymmetric Synthesis Enabled by Catalytic Reactions of Boron Reagents
Professor James P. Morken (Boston College, Department of Chemistry)

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 11:40am
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professor Steve Malcolmson

Design, Synthesis and Spectroscopy of Highly Absorptive Chromophores Based on the Bis(tridentate)metal-ethyne-(porphinato)metal Molecular Framework for Solar Energy Conversion
Ting Jiang, Ph.D. candidate

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 1:30pm
French Family Science Center 3232
Michael Therien, advisor

Mimics of Chemical Barrier Crossing to Strange "Non-Reciprocal" Dynamics in Optical Matter
Professor Norbert Scherer (University of Chicago, Department of Chemistry)

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 12:00pm
Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium Side B
Host: Fitzpatrick Institute for Photonics and Professor Kevin Welsher

2-Azaallyl Anions and Sulfenate Anions: Unusual and Unexpected Reactivity
Professor Patrick J. Walsh (University of Pennsylvania, Department of Chemistry)

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 11:40am
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professor Qiu Wang