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Seminar Schedule, Fall Semester, 2006


Sep 6

Wednesday

Developing Enabling Technologies for Proteomic Research.
Dr. Shaorong Liu, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Sep 18

Monday

Immunoaffinity chromatography based on different supports: from agarose beads to monolithic column.
Dr. Meiping Zhao, College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, Peking University, Beijing, P.R. China
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Sep 20

Wednesday

Coherent-States Chemistry: A Unified Approach to Ab Initio Molecular
Dynamics.
Dr. Jorge Morales, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Sep 22

Friday

Ionic Nanowires: Using Mesoporous Nanoarchitectures to Optimize Electrical Transport,
Dr. Debra Rolison, Surface Chemistry Branch, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C.
Room 113, 3:00 pm


Sep 27
Wednesday

Novel synthetic methods for alpha-hydroxy and alpha-aminophosphonate
derivatives.
Dr. Cong-Gui Zhao, Department of Chemistry, University of Texas in San Antonio
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Oct 4

Wednesday

Hyperthermal Atomic-Oxygen Reactions with Spacecraft Materials and Rocket Plumes,
 
Dr. Tim Minton,
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Montana State University
Room 113, 12:00 noon



Oct 17

Tuesday

Symposium to Honor Dr. Sandy Dasgupta and his 25 Years of Service to Texas Tech University
Texas Tech University Library Room 309, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Oct 18

Wednesday

Informal Discussion on Industrial Opportunities for Chemists,
Dr. George Thomas
Room 113, 12:00 noon



Nov 7

Tuesday

ACS South Plains Seminar -  Lab Coats and Other Fashion Statements.
Dr. Pete Ludovice
, Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
Room 113, 7:30 pm



Nov 13

Monday

Biomimetic Materials: A Marriage of Material Science and Biology at the Nanoscale.
Dr. Michael Klem, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Montana State University
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Nov 15

Wednesday

Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy (SECM): Probing Ion Transport in Conducting Polymers, 
Dr. Cindy Zoski, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, New Mexico State University
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Nov 17

Friday

Helical Chirality in Dendronized Polyarylacetylenes.
Dr. Jonathan Rudick, The Procter & Gamble Company
Room 113, 1:00 pm


Nov 27

Monday

Properties of Prussian Blue Materials Manifested in Molecular Complexes: Spin Crossover and Cyanide Linkage Isomerism in Pentanuclear Cyanide Clusters,
Dr. Mikhail Shatruk, Department of Chemistry, Texas A&M University
Room 113, 12:00 noon



Dec 1

Friday

Structure, Binding, and Coordination Studies of m-Phenylene Ethynylene Foldamers.
Dr. Matthew Stone, Chemical Research Laboratory, University of Oxford
Room 113, 11:00 am


Dec 4

Monday

Nanostructured Composites of Polymers and Ionic Liquids.
Dr. Yiyong He, Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota
Room 113, 12:00 noon

 

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