Texas Tech University

Departmental Seminar Schedule, Spring Semester 2018


Jan 24
Wednesday
12:00 PM
CHEM 113
Tailored Functionalization of 2D Materials for Assembly at Interfaces
Prof. Emily B. Pentzer, Department of Chemistry, Case Western Reserve University
Dept. Host: Prof. Kristin M. Hutchins
Jan 31
Wednesday
12:00 PM
CHEM 113
No Seminar Scheduled
Feb 07
Wednesday
05:00 PM
CHEM 049
Dasgupta Lecture - Public Lecture: Understanding the Brain a Cell at a Time: From New Measurement Tools to New Chemical Insights
Prof. Jonathan V. Sweedler, Department of Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
Dept. Host: Prof. Yehia Mechref
Reception:
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Feb 8
Thursday
12:30 PM
CHEM 107
Dasgupta Lecture - Technical Lecture: D-amino Acids in Our Brain: What Are They Doing and How Did They Get There?
Prof. Jonathan V. Sweedler, Department of Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
Dept. Host: Prof. Yehia Mechref
Feb 14
Wednesday
12:00 PM
CHEM 113
No Seminar Scheduled
Feb 21
Wednesday
12:00 PM
CHEM 113
Organic Silanols and Siloxanols as Hydrogen-bonding Catalysts
Prof. Annaliese K. Franz
, Department of Chemistry, University of California Davis
Dept. Host: Prof. Andrew Harned
Feb 28
Wednesday
12:00 PM
CHEM 113
No Seminar Scheduled
Mar 07
Wednesday
12:00 PM
CHEM 113
Functionalizing Aliphatic Amines via C-H Oxidations: Fe Catalysis and Aerobic Photoredox Catalysis
Prof. Marion Emmert
, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Dept. Host: Prof. Michael Findlater
Mar 14
Wednesday
12:00 PM
CHEM 113
Spring Vacation
Mar 21
Wednesday
12:00 PM
CHEM 113
No Seminar Scheduled
Mar 28
Wednesday
12:00 PM
CHEM 113
Exploiting the Potential of Narrow Open Capillary for Biomolecule Separations
Prof. Shaorong Liu, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, The University of Oklahoma
Dept. Host: Prof. Yehia Mechref
Apr 04
Wednesday
12:00 PM
CHEM 113
Measuring Misconceptions: Student Understanding of Multiple Representations in Chemistry
Prof. Stacey Bretz, Department of Chemistry, Miami University
Dept. Host: Miranda C. Andrews & Dr. Cozzolino
Apr 11
Wednesday
12:00 PM
CHEM 113
No Seminar Scheduled
Apr 18
Wednesday
12:00 PM
CHEM 113
No Seminar Scheduled
Apr 25
Wednesday
12:00 PM
CHEM 113
Leveraging Nature's Tools for Complex Molecule Synthesis
Prof. Alison Narayan, Department of Chemistry, University of Michigan
Dept. Host: Prof. Andrew Harned
May 02
Wednesday
12:00 PM
CHEM 113
The Search for Life on Mars at the Nano Scale
Dr. Everett K. Gibson, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Dept. Host: Prof. Yehia Mechref

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