Events

Past Events

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

Structure-activity relationships in mechanophores with latent conjugation
Cameron Brown, Ph.D. candidate

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 1:00pm
French Family Science Center 3232
Steve Craig, advisor

The chemical and physical factors driving the self assembly of proteins
Professor Jennifer McManus (Maynooth University, Ireland; Chair, Department of Chemistry)

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 11:40am
French Family Science Center 2231
Host: Professor Patrick Charbonneau

Enhanced performance of copper nanowires in photo-electrochemical reduction of carbon dioxide under light illumination
Dong Ji, graduate student

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 1:00pm
French Family Science Center 3232
Jie Liu, advisor

Natural Product Synthesis as an Entry to New Method Development and Biological Studies
Professor Paul Floreancig (University of Pittsburgh, Department of Chemistry)

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 11:40am
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professor Jiyong Hong

Franz/Thiele Group Seminar: How to Maintain Essential Metallocofactors Under Stress: Lessons from the Suf Pathway for Fe-S Cluster Biogenesis
Professor Wayne Outten (University of South Carolina, Department of Chemistry)

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 2:00pm
French Family Science Center 2237
Host: Professors Kathy Franz and Dennis Thiele