Texas Tech University

Seminar Schedule, Spring Semester, 2011

Jan 12

Wednesday

Faculty Hire Seminar

Jan 19

Wednesday

Faculty Hire Seminar

Jan 26

Wednesday

TBA.

Dr. Michael Roper, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Florida State University

Room 113, 4:00 pm


Feb 2

Wednesday

Response of Nanomaterials to Electric Fields.

Dr. Bernard Kirtman, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of California Santa Barbara

Room 113, 4:00 pm


Feb 9

Wednesday

Assemblies of Nanoparticles as 3D Scaffolds for New Materials: from Mechanically Strong Polymer Crosslinked Aerogels to Porous Metals and Ceramics..

Dr. Nicholas Leventis, Department of Chemistry, Missouri University of Science and Technology

Room 113, 4:00 pm


Feb 16

Wednesday

TBA.

Dr. Joseph Mabry, Air Force Research Laboratory, Propulsion Materials and Applications

Room 113, 4:00 pm


Feb 22

Tuesday

Henry J. Shine Lecture Series

Chemical Publishing in the 21st Century: Perspectives of a JACS Editor.

Dr. Peter Stang, Department of Chemistry, University of Utah

Room 107, 7:30 pm


Feb 23

Wednesday

Henry J. Shine Lecture Series

Abiological Self-Assembly: Predesigned Metallacycles and Metallacages via Coordination.

Dr. Peter Stang, Department of Chemistry, University of Utah

Room 113, 4:00 pm


Mar 2

Wednesday

Will porous materials be the hydrogen storage medium in your car's fuel tank?

Dr. Juergen Eckert, Materials Research Laboratory, University of California, Santa Barbara

Room 113, 4:00 pm


Mar 9

Wednesday

To benzoxazoles and back: cruciform sensors and kinetic self-sorting.

Dr. Ognjen S. Miljanic, Department of Chemistry, University of Houston

Room 113, 4:00 pm


Mar 23

Wednesday

Toward Lutetium Imido Complexes: A Synthetic, Kinetic and Mechanistic Study.

Dr. Paul Hayes, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Lethbridge

Room 113, 4:00 pm


Mar 30

Wednesday New Cycloaddition and Annulation Strategies for the Synthesis of Heterocyclic Compounds.

Dr. Rick Danheiser, Department of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Room 113, 4:00 pm


Apr 13

Wednesday

Dynamic stereochemistry of conformationally chiral enolates and enantioenriched grignard reagents.

Dr. Paul Carlier, Department of Chemistry, Virginia Tech

Room 113, 4:00 pm


Apr 20

Wednesday

The role of low-energy electrons and interfacial water in the damage of DNA constituents and DNA assemblies.

Dr. Thomas Orlando, Department of Chemistry, Georgia Tech University

Room 113, 4:00 pm


Apr 27

Wednesday

Measuring Gaps and Holes with Scanning Ion Conductance Microscopy.

Dr. Lane Baker, Department of Chemistry, Indiana University

Room 113, 4:00 pm

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