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Seminar Schedule, Fall Semester, 2005


Aug 31

Wednesday

New Methods in Quantum Dynamics and Molecular Applications. 

Dr. L. William Poirier
, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Sep 7

Wednesday

Gas-Phase Catalysis by Atomic and Cluster Metal Ions: The Ultimate Single-Site Catalysts. 
Prof. Dr. Drs. h.c. H. Schwarz, Institute of Chemistry, Technical University Berlin
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Sep 12

Monday

New Olefinic Addition and X-C/C-C Bond Formation Reactions. 
Dr. Guigen Li,  Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Sep 14

Wednesday

Vinyl Chloride, Cancer and Technology. 
Dr. William F. Carroll, Jr., President, American Chemical Society and Vice President, Chlorovinyl Issues, OxyChem
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Sep 14

Wednesday

A Year for Opportunity: The President’s Agenda, 2005. 
Dr. William F. Carroll, Jr., President, American Chemical Society and Vice President, Chlorovinyl Issues, OxyChem
Room 113, 7:30 pm


Sep 19

Monday

Chemistry and Biology. 
Dr. Satomi Niwayama, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
Room 113, 12:00 noon



Sep 21

Wednesday

Chalcogenide-Lewis Acid-Mediated Tandem Michael Aldol Reaction.  
Dr. Tadashi Kataoka, Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Gifu Pharmaceutical University, Japan
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Sep 28

Wednesday

Arabidopsis Osmotic Stress Responses Mediated by c-terminal Domain Phosphatase Gene Family.  
Dr. Hisashi Koiwa, Department of Horticultural Sciences, Texas A&M University
Room 113, 12:00 noon



Oct 5

Wednesday

Dynamics of Energy Exchange and Reaction Mechanisms in Gas-Surface Collisions. 
Dr. John Morris, Department of Chemistry, Virginia Tech
Room 113, 12:00 noon



Oct 12

Wednesday

Kinetics Studies of Surface Induced Dissociation of Complex Ions.  
Dr. Jean Futrell, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Oct 12

Wednesday

ACS TOUR SPEAKER - Rediscovery of the Elements.  
Dr. Jim Marshall, Department of Chemistry, University of North Texas
Room 113, 7:30 pm


Oct 26

Wednesday

Rotational and Translational Motion in Viscous Liquids. 
Dr. Ranko Richert, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Arizona State University
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Nov 2

Thursday

Structure and Reactivity of Open-Shell Anions.  
Dr. Paul Wenthold, Department of Chemistry, Purdue University
Room 113, 12:00 noon



Nov 9

Wednesday

Studies of Alkene Reactivity Applied to SWNT Reactions.   
Dr. Donna Nelson, Department of Chemistry, University of Oklahoma
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Nov 16

Thursday

New Sacrificial Layer Methods For Fabricating Microfluidic Analysis Systems.   
Dr. Adam Woolley, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Brigham Young University
Room 113, 12:00 noon

 

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