Texas Tech University

Divisional Seminar Schedule, Spring 2018

January 19
Friday
12:00 PM
CHEM 101
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Organizational Meeting
Prof. Joachim Weber, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
February 21
Wednesday
3:00 PM
CHEM 101
INORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Applications of Nickel Complexes as Catalysts in Polyethylene Chain Growth and Morphology Customization
Jinchun Qiu, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
February 23
Friday
12:00 PM
CHEM 101
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Structural Determination of Disulfide Generating Membrane Protein DsbB in the Lipid Bilayer
Collin Borcik, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
March 2
Friday
12:00 PM
CHEM 101
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
X-ray Crystal Structures of Enterococcus Faecalis Thymidylate Synthase with Folate Binding Site Inhibitors
Qingya Zou, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
March 7
Wednesday
3:00 PM
CHEM 101
INORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Palladium Catalyzed C-N Bond Cleavage of Amides
Shipra Garg, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
March 9
Friday
12:00 PM
CHEM 101
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Structural Mechanism of RuBisCO Activation by Carbamylation of the Active Site Lysine
Kyle Glockzin, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
March 21
Wednesday
3:00 PM
CHEM 101
INORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
The Role of Non-innocent Ligands for Small Molecule Activation
Chamila Manankandayalage, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
March 23
Friday
12:00 PM
CHEM 101
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Crystal Structure of Glucagon-like Peptide-1 in Complexwith the Extracellular Domain of the Glucagon-likePeptide-1 Receptor
Samiur Rahman, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
March 23
Friday
1:00 PM
ESB 120
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Direct Dynamics Simulations of Unimolecular Dissociation of 1,2-dioxetane
Shreyas Malpathak, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
March 30
Friday
12:00 PM
CHEM 101
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Characterizing the Importance of the Biotin Carboxylase Domain Dimer for Staphylococcus aureus Pyruvate Carboxylase Catalysis
Sakshi Gautam, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
March 30
Friday
1:00 PM
ESB 120
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Electron Paramagnetic Resonance (EPR) Spectroscopy and its Application in Biological Systems
Reza Amani, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
April 6
Friday
12:00 PM
CHEM 101
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Crystal Structure of the Potassium Channel Kirbac1.1 in the Closed State
Derek Versteeg, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
April 9
Monday
12:00 PM
CHEM 101
ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Nanopore Sensing
Mona Goli, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
April 11
Wednesday
3:00 PM
CHEM 101
INORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Catalytic Activation and Coordination Chemistry of Nitrogen
Shahidul Islam, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
April 13
Friday
1:00 PM
ESB 120
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Coupling Chemical Dynamics Simulations with Mass Spectrometry to Elucidate Reaction Mechanisms of Biomolecules
Malik Rao, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
April 16
Monday
1:00 PM
CHEM 234
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Nitrogen Fixation Using Model Complexes of Molybdenum and Iron
Arpita Singh, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
April 18
Wednesday
3:00 PM
CHEM 101
INORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Selective CO2 Hydrogenation to Formic Acid with Multifunctional Ionic Liquids
Adineh Rezaei, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
April 27
Friday
12:00 PM
CHEM 101
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
The Crystal Structure of Human Dopamine β-Hydroxylase at 2.9 A Resolution
Thomas Asrat, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
April 27
Friday
1:00 PM
ESB 120
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
TBA
Umut Ozuguzel, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
April 30
Monday
1:00 PM
CHEM 234
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Asymmetric Synthesis of Axially Chiral Allenes
Chitranjan Srivastav, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University

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