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Seminar Schedule, Spring Semester, 2006


Jan 18

Wednesday

Unusual phosphorus compounds bearing extremely bulky substituents.  
Dr. Masaaki Yoshifuji, University of  Alabama
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Jan 25

Wednesday

Computational studies on silicon clusters. 
Dr. Frank Hagelberg, Computational Center for Molecular Structure and Interactions, Jackson State University
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Feb 1

Wednesday

Bio-inspired Carbene and Nitrene Transfer Reactions by Metalloporphyrins
Dr. X. Peter Zhang, Department of Chemistry, University of Tennessee
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Feb 6

Monday

ACS TOUR SPEAKER - Chem Appreciation 101.
Dr. Alton Hassell, Department of Chemistry, Baylor University
Seminar to be held at Wayland Baptist University


Mar 1

Wednesday

Quantum Dynamics with Trajectories: Application to Chemical Reactions   
Dr. Bob Wyatt, Chemistry Department, University of Texas Austin
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Mar 8

Wednesday

Biosynthetic Inorganic Chemistry: from Novel Coordination Compounds to Asymmetric Catalysts.
Dr. Yi Lu, Department of Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Mar 22

Wednesday

Design and Evolution of Protein-DNA Interactions in vivo and in vitro.  
Dr.Jumi Shin, Department of Chemistry, University of Toronto, Canada
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Mar 27

Monday

ROBINSON LECTURE SERIES - How to Succeed in Research
Dr. Richard Zare, Department of Chemistry, Stanford University
Room 107, 7:30 pm

Mar 28
Tuesday

ROBINSON LECTURE SERIES - Make it Count!
Dr. Richard Zare, Department of Chemistry, Stanford University
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Apr 5

Wednesday

Perchlorate, Wherefrom, Wherein and Where Do We go From Here?
Dr. Purnendu Dasgupta, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Texas Tech University
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Apr 11

Tuesday

ACS South Plains Awards Banquet Seminar - Alternate Energy.
Dr. Attila Pavlath, USDA Western Regional Research Center in Albany, CA
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Apr 19

Wednesday

Electrochemical atomic layer deposition of metals and semiconductors for structure formation.
Dr. John Stickney, Department of Chemistry, University of Georgia
Room 113, 12:00 noon


Apr 26

Wednesday

Threshold Collision-Induced Dissociation: From Dynamics to DNA Bases.

Dr. Mary Rodgers, Chemistry Department, Wayne State University
Room 113, 12:00 noon


May 3

Wednesday

Chemistry in Enhanced Oil Recovery. 
Dr. Ann Nalley, President of the American Chemical Society, Chemistry Department of Cameron University in Lawton, Oklahoma
Room 113, 12:00 noon


May 3

Wednesday

Ensuring the Future: The ACS and the Chemical Enterprise.

Dr. Ann Nalley, President of the American Chemical Society, Chemistry Department of Cameron University in Lawton, Oklahoma
Room 113, 12:00 noon

 

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