You are here: Home Seminars Spring 2011

Spring 2011

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 18

Dr. Feng-Ling Qing
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai Inst. of Organic Chemistry
Host(s): Dr. GB Hammond
Title: Oxidative Fluoroalkylation

Location/Time:  Shumaker Research Building Room 139 at 4 pm

January 21 - canceled due to bad weather

Dr. Hunter Moseley
University of Louisville, Dept. of Chemistry
Rescheduled for February 4th

January 28

Dr. Douglas Stephan
University of Toronto, Dept. of Chemistry
Host(s): Dr. Christopher Burns and Dr. John Richardson
Title:  "Frustrated Lewis Pairs": Metal-Free Activation of Hydrogen and
           Small Molecules

February 3

Dr. Jinjun Liu
Ohio State University, Dept. of Chemistry
Host(s): Dr. Richard Wittebort
Title: Molecular Spectroscopy: from Terahertz (THz) to eXtreme
          UltraViolet (XUV)
Location/Time:  Chemistry Building Room LL16 at 4 pm

February 4

Dr. Hunter Moseley
University of Louisville, Dept. of Chemistry
Host(s): Dr. Richard Wittebort
Title: Metabolic Modeling of Converging  Metabolic Pathways

February 11

Dr. John Markley
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Dept. of Biochemistry

Host(s): Dr. Hunter Moseley
Title:  Order-disorder Transitions in IscU, the Scaffold Protein for
           Iron-sulfur Assembly

February 18

Dr. Hairong Guan
University of Cincinnati, Dept. of Chemistry
Host(s): Dr. Christopher Burns
Title:  Catalysis with Bis(phosphinite) Pincer Complexes: From Reduction of
           CO2 to the Release of H2 from Formic Acid and Ammonia-Borane

February 25

Dr. Lili Ma
Northern Kentucky University, Dept. of Chemistry
Host(s): Dr. Frederick Luzzio
Title: Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of Isoflavanone Derivatives as
          Aromatase Inhibitors

March 4

Dr. Rebecca Lai
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Dept. of Chemistry
Host(s): Dr. Frank Zamborini
Title: Folding-based Electrochemical Biosensors

March 11

Dr. Stephen Foley
University of Saskatchewan, Dept. of Chemistry
Host(s): Dr. Chris Burns
Title: Design of Organometallic Complexes for Applications in Cross
         Coupling Reactions and Polymerizations of Cyclic Esters

March 25

No Seminar

April 1- CANCELLED

Dr. Robert Synovec
University of Washington, Dept. of Chemistry
Host(s): Dr. Xiang Zhang
Title: Analytical Adventures with Gas Chromatography:
          From Metabolomics to Ultra Fast GC Analyzers

April 8

Dr. John Herbert
The Ohio State University, Dept. of Chemistry
Host(s): Dr. Pawel Kozlowski
Title: Quantum Chemistry for Macromolecules and Condensed Phases:
          From DNA to Solvated Electrons and Beyond

April 15

Dr. Jonathan Lindsey
North Carolina State University, Dept. Of Chemistry
Host(s): Dr. Richard Wittebort
Title: Advances in the Synthetic Chemistry of Tetrapyrroles - The Pigments of Life

April 22

Dr. Seth Brown
University of Notre Dame, Dept of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Host(s): Dr. Craig Grapperhaus
Title: Unorthodox Redox: Gauging the Efficiency of Ligand Participation in
          Metal-Mediated Oxidation Reactions

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.

January 13

Mandatory Organizational Meeting

January 14

Prakash Doiphode (R)- Introduction Overheads Video

January 20

Souvik Biswas (R) - Introduction Overheads Video

February 3

February 10

Edward Miracco - Abstract
Dissertation Presentation - Mechanistic Studies of the Pseudouridine Synthases TruB and RluA and their Interaction with 5-Fluorouridine

February 17

open (L|R) - Introduction Overheads Video

February 24

open (L|R) - Introduction Overheads Video

March 3

Yang Yang (L) - Introduction Overheads Video

March 10

open (L|R) - Introduction Overheads Video

March 24

open (L|R) - Introduction Overheads Video

March 31

open (R|L) - Introduction Overheads Video

April 7

Davinder Kumar (L) - Introduction Overheads Video

April 14

Nidhi Shah (L) - Introduction Overheads Video

April 21

open (R|L) - Introduction Overheads Video
Document Actions
Personal tools