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Seminar Schedule, Fall Semester, 2009


Sep 2

Wednesday

Molecular Fastenation.

Dr. Michael Mayer, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
Room 113, 4:00 pm


Sep 9

Wednesday

Plant Stress Tolerance: Genes and Functions.

Dr. Huazhong Shi, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
Room 113, 4:00 pm


Sep 16

Wednesday

Interplay in Science: Organic, Bio, Analytical, and Physical Chemistry.

Dr. Satomi Niwayama, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
Room 113, 4:00 pm


Sep 23

Wednesday

Bacterial Elicitors and Down-Stream Responses that Induce Plant Growth.

Dr. Paul Pare, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
Room 113, 4:00 pm


Sep 30

Wednesday

Au Catalysis: From Novel Reactivities to Versatile Synthetic Methods.

Dr. Liming Zhang, Department of Chemistry, University of California, Santa Barbara
Room 113, 4:00 pm


Oct 7

Wednesday

A new twist on an old ligand: Recent developments in the coordination chemistry and reactivity of 1,3,5-triaza-7-phosphaadamantane (PTA).

Dr. Brian J. Frost, Department of Chemistry, University of Nevada, Reno
Room 113, 4:00 pm


Oct 14

Wednesday

Energy-Resolved Collision-Induced Dissociation of Proton-Bound Heterodimer Anions: Thermochemistry of Hydrodcarbon Radicals through Gas-Phase Ion Chemistry.

Dr. Kent Ervin, Department of Chemistry, University of Nevada, Reno
Room 113, 4:00 pm


Oct 21

Wednesday

Hydrogen molecules inside fullerenes:
Quantum dynamics of coupled translational and rotational motions in nanocavities of different sizes and symmetries.
Dr. Zlatko Bacic, Department of Chemistry, New York University
Room 113, 4:00 pm


Oct 28

Wednesday

Fundamental Processes in Polyatomic Solids.

Dr. Donald Thompson, Department of Chemistry, University of Missouri, Columbia
Room 113, 4:00 pm


Nov 4

Wednesday

Unraveling biological complexity: Microanalysis of tissues, cells, and organelles.

Dr. Edgar Arriaga, Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota
Room 113, 4:00 pm


Nov 11

Wednesday

Bond-Activation Reactivity of Tantalum(V) Complexes with Redox-Active Ligands..

Dr. Alan F. Heyduk, Department of Chemistry, University of California
Room 113, 4:00 pm


Nov 17

Tuesday

Purnendu Dasgupta Endowed Lecture
- Publishing Chemistry: Process, Ethics, And The Internet.
Dr. Royce Murray, Department of Chemistry, University of North Carolina
Room 107, 7:00 pm


Nov 18

Wednesday

Purnendu Dasgupta Endowed Lecture - The Composition, Structure, and Behavior of Very Small Nanoparticles.
Dr. Royce Murray, Department of Chemistry, University of North Carolina
Room 113, 12:00 pm


Dec 2

Wednesday

Organic Faculty Search Candidate

 

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