2013 Chemistry Seminars
November 21, 2013
Dr. Steven J. Sibener
University of Chicago
Title: "Dynamical Processes at Surfaces Examined with Molecular Beam Scattering, Scanning Probe Imaging and Numerical Simulations"
November 14, 2013
Dr. Ka Yee C. Lee
University of Chicago
Title: "Poking Holes and Sealing them: The Actions of Antimicrobial Peptides and Copolymers on Lipid Membranes"
October 31, 2013
Dr. Al Yergey
National Institutes of Health
Title: "Profiles not Panels: Visualizing LC/MS for Urinary Steroids Analysis"
October 24, 2013
Dr. Glenn Micalizio
Title: "Metallacycle-Mediated Cross-Coupling: Reaction Development and Application in Stereoselective Synthesis"
October 17, 2013
Dr. Miriam Sherin
Title: "Examining the Development of Mathematics Teachers' Professional Vision"
October 10, 2013
Dr. Constance Jeffery
Dept. of Biological Sciences, University of Illinois Chicago
Title: "The Multiple Lives of Moonlighting Proteins"
September 26, 2013
Dr. Justin Lorieau
Dept. of Chemistry, University of Illinois Chicago
Title: "Grapnels of the Influenza Virus: The Hemagglutinin fusion domain structure, membrane interaction and pH-triggered activated states leading to the fusion pore"
September 19, 2013
Dr. Chae Yi
Dept. of Chemistry, Marquette University
Title: "Synthetic and Mechanistic Study of the Ruthenium-Catalyzed Dehydrative C-H Coupling Reactions"
September 12, 2013
Dr. Bongsup Cho
Dept. of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI
Title: “Insights in to the Conformations of Arylamine-DNA Adduct in Various Polymerases and Repair Proteins”
April 25, 2013
Peter W. Rabideau
Alumnus of the Year
Mississippi State University
Title: "Life is Just a Buckybowl of Cherries"
April 18, 2013
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Title: "Stretchy Electronics That Dissolve in Your Body"
April 11, 2013
Loyola University Chicago
Title: "The Roar of the Silent Mutation"
April 4, 2013
University of Michigan
Title: "C-H Bond Functionalization in Organic Synthesis"
March 21, 2013
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Title: "The Past, Present, and Future of Radical SAM Enzymology"
March 14, 2013
The University of Chicago
Title: "Engineering Persistent Electronic Coherence in Synthetic Systems"
February 28, 2013
University of Illinois at Chicago
Title: "Development of Novel Transition Metal-Catalyzed Synthetic Methodologies"
February 21, 2013
University of California-Irvine
Title: "Single Molecule Chemistry at the Atomic Scale"
February 14, 2013
Title: "Modeling Promiscuity in the Alkaline Phosphatase Superfamily"
February 7, 2013
University of Iowa
Title: "Using Discourse to Enhance Student Understanding in Chemistry"
January 31, 2013
Rush Medical Center
Title: "Genetic Signatures that Predict for Response to Anti-cancer Therapies"
January 24, 2013
Argonne National Lab
Title: "Rethinking the idealized morphology in organic photovoltaics"
January 17, 2013
University of Oklahoma
Title: "His-to-Asp Phosphorelay Signal Transduction in Yeast"