Events & Seminars

All seminars are held at 4pm in room 304 in the Chemistry Building unless otherwise noted.

Date Speaker (Host) Title
   September
4
Professor Kyle Lampe
Department of Chemical Engineering
University of Virginia
(Professor Rebecca Pompano)
Designing biomaterials for 3D hydrogel microenvironments and neural tissue engineering
11 Professor Aron Lichtman
Virginia Commonwealth University
(Professor Ken Hsu)
Targeting Endocannabinoid Regulating Enzymes to Treat Pain: Preclinical Assessment
18 Professor Todd Lowe
University of California, Santa Cruz
(Professor Cam Mura)
Unraveling the Complex Roles for 500+ Human tRNA Genes and the Ubiquitous, Overlooked tRNA Fragments
25 Professor Arun Yethiraj
University of Wisconsin
(Professor Kateri DuBay)
Polymers in Ionic Liquids
October
2
9 Professor Damian Young
Baylor College of Medicine
(Professor Ken Hsu)
Expanding  Small-Molecule Diversity for Discovering Novel Probes and Therapeutics
16 Professor John Matson
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
(Professor Linda Columbus and Eric Herbst)
Therapeutic Delivery of Hydrogen Sulfide: Small Molecules, Polymers, and Materials
23 Professor Yoshiki Chujo
Kyoto University
(Professor Cassandra Fraser)
TBA
30 Professor Krysztof Szalewicz
University of Delaware
(Professor Kevin Lehmann)
Water from dimer to Bulk
November
6
Professor Marcel Bruchez
Carnegie Mellon University
(Professor Andreas Gahlmann)
13 Professor Steve Soper
University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill
(Professor James Landers)
TBA