Events & Seminars > Fall 2017

All seminars are held at 3:30pm in room 205 in the Mechanical Engineering Building unless otherwise noted.

Date Speaker (Host) Title
September
1
Professor Jennifer Prescher
University of California, Irvine
(Professor Linda Columbus)
Expanding the imaging toolbox
8 Professor Scott Miller
Yale University
(Professor Mike Hilinski)
Searching for selective catalytic reactions in complex molecular environments
15 Professor Eric Brustad
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
(Professor Ken Hsu)
New recipes for biocatalysis: Expanding the cytochrome P450 chemical landscape
22 Professor Christy Haynes
University of Minnesota
(Professor Rebecca Pompano)
Designing nanoparticles for sustainability
29 Professor Angelo Cacciuto
Columbia University
(Professor Kateri DuBay)
Activity assisted self-assembly of colloidal particles
October
6
Professor Thomas Mallouk
(Penn State University)
(Professor Sen Zhang)
Assembly and disassembly of layered materials
12 Professor Paul Steinhardt
Princeton University
(Professors Kateri DuBay & Jill Venton)
Once upon a time in Kamchatka: The extraodinary search for natural quasicrystals
*Note: This seminar is at 7pm in room 190 in Gilmer Hall
20 Professor Jim Mayer
Yale University
(Professor Charlie Machan)
A proton-coupled electron transfer viewpoint on bond activation electrocatalysis and nanocrystals
27 Professor Dan Nomura
University of California, Berkeley
(Professor Ken Hsu)
Redefining druggability using chemoproteomic platforms
November
3
Professor Cynthia Lundgren
Army Research Laboratory
(Professor Sen Zhang)
Electrochemical power for future Army
10 Professor Jeff Aube
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
(Professors Ken Hsu & John Lazo)
From basic chemistry to new opioid biology
17 Professor Kristi Kneas
Elizabethtown College
(Professor Jim Demas)
Confessions of a cunning collaborator: Strategies for sustaining a successful research agenda at a PUI