Fall 2003

Faculty Seminars

Seminars are held in the Chemistry Building, Room LL16 at 4:00 p.m. on Fridays unless otherwise specified. Refreshments are served at 3:45 p.m. For more information call (502) 852-6798.

September 12

David Graves, Univ. of Alabama, Birmingham
Targeting Cancer - Chemistry to Chemotherapy: Thermodynamic Considerations in Drug Design

September 26

Dr. Thomas Brunold, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Spectroscopic and Computational Insights into the Structure and Function of the B12 and Ni-F430 Cofactors

October 3

Dr Gary Ackers, Washington University
Intermediate States in Hemoglobin Allostery Reveal a Surprising Structural Mechanism

October 10

Dr. Lanny S. Liebeskind, Emory University
Bioinspired Organometallic Chemistry. The Development of New Synthetic Methods using Organosulfur Compounds

October 17 - Cancelled

Dr. John-Bruce Green, University of Alberta

October 24

Kelvin Chu, University of Vermont
Molecules in motion: What kinetic crystallography tells us about how proteins work

November 7

Dr. Michael Hall, Texas A&M University
Modeling Homogeneous Iridium (III) Catalysts: Carbon-Hydrogen Bond Activation and Alkane Dehydrogenation

November 14

Marcetta Darensbourg, Texas A&M University
Natural Organometallic Catalytic Sites: H2-Activating Metalloenzymes

November 20 - 4:00pm

Jian Dong, Case Western Reserve University
Probing 4-Chlorobenzoyl Coenzyme A Dehalogenase-Substrate Interactions by Laser Raman Spectroscopy

November 21

Dr. Angela M. Gronenborn, NIH

Student Seminars

Graduate student seminars are held in the Chemistry Building, Room LL-16 at 2:30 p.m. on Thursdays unless otherwise specified. For more information, call (502) 852-6798.

August 28


October 9

Lionel Cheruzel (R)

October 16

Brian Turner

October 30

Anton Petrov (R)

November 6

Mike Sabo

November 13

Alex Tchernatinsky

December 4

Laura Wells