Seminar Schedule, Spring Semester 2014
"Dynamical Processes at Molecular and Plymer Surfaces Examined with Molecular Beam Scattering, Scanning Probe Imaging, and Numerical Simulations"
Steven J. Sibener, Carl William Eisendrath Distinguished Service Professor
Director, University of Chicago Institute for Molecular Engineering Water Research Initiative
Rescheduled to February 10
Dr. Ying Li, Columbia
Dr. Junxia Lu, NIH
Dr. Michael Latham, U Toronto
"New Implicit Models for Short-Range Contributions to Solvation Energies from Exchange Repulsion, Dispersion Attraction, and Hydrogen Bonding"
Dr. Daniel Chipman, Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of Notre Dame
Dr. Alexey Potapov, NIH
"Pharmacoperons: A New Therapeutic Approach Un-Folding"
Dr. Michael Con, Vice President for Research
TTU Health Sciences Center
"Studies on Complex Bioactive Natural Products"
Dr. Yalan Xing, Harvard
Faculty-Search Candidate Seminar TBA
"Cyclohexadienones As A Challenging Platform for Reaction Discovery and Development"
Dr. Andrew Harned, University of Minnesota
"The Optoelectronic Nose: An Adventure in Molecular Recognition"
Kenneth S. Suslick, Marvin T. Schmidt Professor of Chemistry
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
"Synthesis of Natural Products Via Oxocarbenium Chemistry and Transfer Agents for
Pd-catalyzed Cross-Coupling Reactions"
Dr. Dionicio Martinez-Solorio University of Pennsylvania
Curt Wentrup, Professor Emeritus
University of Queensland
“Models of charge separation and recombination in organic polymer/fullerene solar cells”
Dr. Eric Bittner, John and Rebecca Moores, Professor, University of Houston- CANCELLED
ASC Meetings/Spring Break
Brad Pierce, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of Texas at Arlington
Theresa Windus, Professor, Iowa State University
Carol Parish, Professor, University of Richmond
Dr. Tushar Kanti Chakraborty, Director, Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow, India- CANCELLED
Dr. Alan Goldman, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Rutgers University
Dr. Melanie Sanford, University of Michigan
CHEM 107, 4:00 PM and CHEM 049, 7.30 PM
"The Chemistry Enterprise: Do We Have a Future, or What?"
Dr. William Carroll, Adjunct Professor of Chemistry Indiana University, Bloomington and Previous ACS
CHEM 101, 4:00 PM