Loyola University Chicago

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Chemistry Seminars Fall 17

Flanner Hall 133 - 11:30 a.m.

Weekly seminars and the annual Denkewalter Lecture (which brings the winner of either the American Chemical Society's Pure Chemistry or Eli Lilly awards to campus) provide an opportunity to learn about up to date advances from respected scientists from industry and academia.

Seminars Begin at 11:30 a.m., Flanner Hall 133; Refreshments at 11:15 a.m.

Previous seminars


August 31, 2017
Graham R. Moran
Title: "Rediscovering Renalase, Amid a Decade of Phantoms"

September 14, 2017
W. Keith Jones
Loyola University-Maywood
Title: "Stem Cell Exosomes as Paracrine Mediators; How to Fix Your Own Heart"

September 21, 2017
Richard F. Jordan
University of Chicago
Title: "New Catalyst Designs for the Copolymerizations of Ethylene and Polar Vinyl Monomers"

September 28, 2017
Deborah Herrington
Grand Valley State University
Title: "Helping Students Construct Understanding of Chemistry Concepts with Online Simulations"

October 5, 2017
Jessica Horowitz
Loyola University Chicago-Graduate School
Title: "Grad School or Not to Grad School"

October 12, 2017
Jason F. Weaver
University of Florida
Dept. of Chemical Engineering
Title: "Alkane activation on late transition-metal oxides"

October 19, 2017
Alison Fout
Title: "Ligand Influences on Base Metals for Multi-Electron Transformations"

October 26, 2017
Rachael Farber
Loyola University Chicago
Title: "Structural and Chemical Consequences of High Oxygen Coverages on Rh(111)"

November 2, 2017
James Johnson
Loyola University Chicago
Title: "Pre-Health 101"

November 9, 2017
Susan Wortman
Loyola University Chicago
Career Development Center
Title: "Resumes for a Career in Science"

November 9, 2017
Please note, this talk will be at 5:30PM
Elizabeth Nolan
Title: Chemical explorations of human innate immunity and microbial pathogenesis"

November 16, 2017
Daniel Graham
Loyola University Chicago
Title: "Invitation to Protein Sequence Analysis"

December 7, 2017
Tharanga Wijethunga
Title: "A Journey in Crystal Engineering: From Directed Nucleation to Practical Co-Crystallizations"