Fall 2010

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.

August 27

No Seminar

September 3

Dr. Michael Jenson
Ohio University, Dept. of Chemistry
Host(s): Dr. Craig Grapperhaus
Title:  Biomimetic Nickel-Sulfur Coordination Chemistry

September 10

No Seminar

September 17

Dr. T. Joseph Kappock
Purdue University, Dept. of Biochemistry
Host(s): Dr. Eugene Mueller
Title: Carbon-Carbon Bond Formation in Purine Biosynthesis

September 24

Dr. Xiaodong Michael Shi
West Virginia University, Dept. of Chemistry
Host(s): Dr. GB Hammond
Title: Lewis Base Catalyzed Nitroalkene Activation and Beyond

October 8

Dr. Dean Tantillo
University of California, Davis, Dept. of Chemistry
Host(s): Dr. Michael Nantz
Title: Walking in the Woods with Quantum Chemistry - Carbocation
         Casades in Terpene Biosynthesis. 

October 22 - canceled

Dr. Robert Synovec
Rescheduled to April 1, 2011

October 29

Dr. Wei Zhan
Auburn University, Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Host(s): Dr. Frank Zamborini
Title:  Lipid-Bilayer Based Photocurrent-Generating Systems

November 4

Dr. Jeffery Hoch
University of Connecticut Health Center
Dept. of Molecular, Microbial and Structural Biology
Host(s): Dr. Hunter Moseley

Title: NMR in Biology -- An Evergreen
Location/Time: Chemistry Building, Room LL16, Thursday at 2:30 pm

November 12 - canceled

Dr. Stephen Foley
Rescheduled to March 11, 2011

November 19

Dr. Peter Prevelige
University of Alabama at Birmingham