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Seminar Schedule, Fall Semester 2013


Aug 28

Wednesday

"The aerosol albedo meter: from instrument development to science results"

Associate Professor Jon Thompson, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, TTU  
Room 113, 4:00 pm
 


Sep 4

Wednesday

"Cell Separations, Microfluidic Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury, and Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy: Integrated Tools for Cancer, Cardiovascular Disease, and Beyond"

Associate Professor Dimitri Pappas, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, TTU  
Room 113, 4:00 pm
 


Sep 11

Wednesday

"Sensitive Glycomics and Glycoproteomics: Understanding the Biological Attributes of Protein Glycans"

Associate Professor Yehia Mechref, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, TTU  
Room 113, 4:00 pm
 


Sep 16

Monday

ACS Event-“Drug Screening in Physiological Samples: An Olympian Task”

Dr. Joe A. Vinson, Professor, University of Scranton
Rm 107, Social starts at 6:45 PM, Presentation begins at 7:00 PM
 


Sep 18

Wednesday

"Theoretical and Programming Innovations for both Chemical Dynamics and Electronic Structure: From Electron Nuclear Dynamics and Coherent States Theory to Proton Cancer Therapy and ESR Spectra"

Associate Professor Jorge Morales, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, TTU  
Room 113, 4:00 pm
 


Sep 25

Wednesday

"Title New Catalysts for the Production of Linear Alpha-Olefins"

Dr. Brooke Small, Chevron Phillips  
Chem 101, 1:30 pm
 


Oct 1

Tuesday

"Stabilizing unusual low-oxidation and low-valent main group compounds with carbonyl-decorated carbenes"

Prof Todd Hudnall, TX State 
Chem 305, 12:00 PM
 


Oct 2

Wednesday

"Direct Functionalization of sp2 and sp3 Carbon-Hydrogen Bonds"

Dr. Olafs Daugulis, University of Houston  
Room 113, 4:00 pm
 


Oct 9

Wednesday

 

"π-π stacking is different from pancake bonding: interpretations with molecular and solid state
example"

Dr. Miklos Kertesz, Georgetown University 
Room 113, 4:00 pm
 


Oct 16

Wednesday

"Studying Virus Assembly and Bacteria Growth with Nanofluidics"

Dr. Stephen C. Jacobson, Indiana University
Room 113, 4:00 pm
 


Oct 23

Wednesday

"Obsessions with the Mechanism and Practical Limits of Electrospray Ionization"

Kevin A. Schug, UT Arlington 
Room 113, 4:00 pm
 


Oct 30

Wednesday

"Useful Optical Properties of Multi-Chromophore Materials"

Ted Goodson, University of Michigan 
 Room 113, 4:00 pm
 


Nov 6

Wednesday

"Structure of Ionic liquids at Charged Interfaces"

Steven Baldelli, University of Houston, Department of Chemistry  
Room 113, 4:00 pm
 


Nov 13

Wednesday

"Novel Method Development and Application via Transition-Metal Catalysis"

Prof Haibo Ge, Assistant Professor, Chemistry
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis IUPUI

Room 113, 4:00 pm
 


Nov 15

Friday

TBA

Dr. John Fourkas, Millard Alexander Professor and Associate Chair of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland
Livermore Center, Room 101, 3:00 PM


Nov 20

Wednesday

Faculty Search Candidate Seminar


   
Room 113, 4:00 pm
 


Nov 27

Wednesday

Thanksgiving Break


   
Room 113, 4:00 pm
 


Dec 4

Wednesday

Faculty Search Candidate Seminar


   
Room 113, 4:00 pm
 


Dec 11

Wednesday

Faculty Search Candidate Seminar


   
Room 113, 4:00 pm
 

 

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