Texas Tech University

Divisional Seminar Schedule, Fall 2017

September 1
Friday
12:00 PM
CHEM 305
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Organizational Meeting
Prof. Joachim Weber, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
September 1
Friday
1:00 PM
ESB 120
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Organizational Meeting
Prof. Edward L. Quitevis, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
September 8
Friday
12:00 PM
CHEM 305
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
ATP Synthase - The World's Smallest Rotary Motor
Prof. Joachim Weber, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
September 15
Friday
12:00 PM
CHEM 305
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Plant Salt Tolerance: Na+ in and out
Prof. Huazhong Shi, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
September 15
Friday
1:00 PM
ESB 120
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Theoretical Chemical Dynamics as a Tool for Advanced Kinetic Modeling
Stephen Klippenstein, Argonne National Laboratory
September 20
Wednesday
4:00 PM
CHEM 101
INORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Catalysis Using N-Heterocyclic Silylene Complexes
Shipra, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
September 22
Friday
12:00 PM
CHEM 305
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Plant Growth Promoting Rhizobacteria: An Evolving Paradigm
Prof. Paul W. Pare, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
September 27
Wednesday
4:00 PM
CHEM 101
INORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
The Role of Iron N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes as Catalysts for Organic Reactions
Chamila Manankandayalage, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
September 29
Friday
1:00 PM
ESB 120
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Combining Ion Mobility Spectrometry and Gas Phase Hydrogen Deuterium Exchange for 'Omics Analyses'
Prof. Stephen J. Valentine, West Virginia University
October 4
Wednesday
4:00 PM
CHEM 101
INORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Activation of P4 by Main Group Metal Compounds
Jinchun Qiu, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
October 6
Friday
12:00 PM
HSC 1C110AB
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Genomic Approaches to Uncover Mechanisms Underlying Drug Toxicity
Prof. Deanna Kroetz, Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences, University of California, San Francisco
October 13
Friday
12:00 PM
CHEM 305
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Elucidation of the Tropane and Granatane Alkaloid Biosynthetic Pathway
Kyle Glockzin, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
October 23
Monday
1:00 PM
CHEM 234
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Stereochemical Investigation of an Oxy-Cope/Alkylation Sequence Related to the Briarane Skeleton
Lu Cheng, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
October 25
Wednesday
4:00 PM
CHEM 101
INORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Catalytic Effect of Fe-Complexes for the Oxidation of C-H Bond
Mohammed Shahidul Islam, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
October 27
Friday
1:00 PM
ESB 120
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Physical Chemistry of Solid-State NMR
Prof. Benjamin Wylie, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
November 3
Friday
12:00 PM
CHEM 305
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Elucidation of the Tropane and Granatane Alkaloid Biosynthetic Pathway
Kyle Glockzin, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
November 6
Monday
1:00 PM
CHEM 234
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Nickel-Catalyzed Cross-Electrophile Coupling
Mingxiang Zhou, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
November 8
Wednesday
4:00 PM
CHEM 101
INORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Consequences of Ligand Bite Angle on Bismuth Lewis Acidity
Megan Gonzalez, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
November 10
Friday
12:00 PM
CHEM 305
BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Evolution of Putrescine N-Methyltransferase from Spermidine Synthase Demanded Alterations in Substrate Binding - by Biastoff et al.
Kayla Anderson, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
November 10
Friday
1:00 PM
ESB 120
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Increasing Molecular Coverage in Complex Biological and Environmental Samples Using Ion Mobility Spectrometry
Dr. Erin Baker, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
November 13
Monday
1:00 PM
CHEM 234
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Olefin Polymerization by Early and Late Transition Metals
Deepika Bedi, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
November 17
Friday
1:00 PM
ESB 120
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Dynamics and Local Structures of Mixtures of CS₂ in Monocationic and Dicationic Ionic Liquids - OHD-RIKES Measurements and Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Prof. Edward L. Quitevis, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
November 20
Monday
1:00 PM
CHEM 234
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Macmillan Catalysts: Use in Asymmetric Organocatalysis
Nanda Kumar Katakam, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
December 1
Friday
1:00 PM
ESB 120
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY SEMINAR
Direct Chemical Dynamics Simulations of O2 Interaction with Graphene Surfaces at High Temperatures
Dr. Seenivasan Hariharan, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University

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