Spring 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.

January 8

Cancelled - No Seminar

January 12

Dr. Justin Ragains
Center for Systems Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Host(s):
Dr. George Pack
Title:  Diradicals, Dauers and Dots:  Chemical Synthesis Applied to Problems in Chemistry and Biology
Location/Time:  Shumaker Research Building 139 at 2 pm

January 15

Dr. Marc Maynor
University of Texas at Austin, Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Host(s):
Dr. George Pack
Title:  I)  Cross-Responsive Polythiophenes:  A Unique Approach
               towards Molecular Recognition and Molecular Sensing
           II) Supramolecular Approach for the Determination of
               Identity, Concentration, and Enantiomeric Excess of
               Chiral Carboxylates

January 20

Dr. Andrew Mitchell
University of Pennsylvania, Dept. of Chemistry
Host(s):
Dr. George Pack
Title:  I) Synthesis of Dialkyl Ethers from Acetals and Potassium
              Organotrifluoroborates