Department of Chemistry Biochemistry

Seminars

Seminar schedules

Departmental Seminars are held on Fridays in PSH-151 at 3:40pm unless otherwise specified.

Previous Seminars

8/29/2014
2 PM
LSE 104
Jim Liao
UCLA  Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Direct conversion of carbon dioxide to fuels and chemicals

Host: Wim Vermaas / Dan Buttry
9/5/2014

Zahra Fakhraai
University of Pennsylvania  Department of Chemistry
Surface Mediated Self-Assembly of Amyloid Peptides

Host: Marcia Levitus
9/12/2014

Yingxiao Wang
UCSD  
Molecular Engineering and Live Cell Imaging--Distinct Biophysical Mechanisms of FAK Mechanoactivation by Different Extracellular Matrix Proteins

Host: Jia Guo
9/19/2014

Trudy Kriven
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign  Department of Materials Science and Engineering
TBA

Host: Don Seo
9/26/2014

Phillip Christopher
University of California Riverside  Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
Exploiting unique mechanisms to manipulate photon driven catalysis at solid surfaces

Host: Dan Buttry
10/3/2014

Candace Chan
Arizona State University  School of engineering of matter, transport and energy
New approaches for addressing materials problems in lithium-ion batteries

Host: Dan Buttry
10/10/2014

Elisa Tomat
University of Arizona  Chemistry and Biochemistry
Interplay of metal coordination and ligand-based redox chemistry for medicinal and catalytic applications

Host: Giovanna Ghirlanda
10/17/2014

Christopher Hill
University of Utah  Department of Biochemistry
Activating the Proteasome

Host: Rebekka Wachter
10/24/2014

John Gordon
Los Alamos National Lab  
Catalysis for Energy Applications - Some Recent Efforts at Los Alamos

Host: Ryan Trovich
10/31/2014


 
No seminar (Halloween)

Host:
11/7/2014

Kate Freeman
Penn State University  Department of Geosciences
High-precision Stable Isotope Analyses of Small and Large Molecules: Principles, Practice and Prospects for Improvement

Host: H. Hartnett
11/13/2014
Thursday
7:30 PM
PSH 152
Peter Schultz
The Scripps Research Institute  
Eyring General Lecture - An Expanding Genetic Code

Host: Dan Buttry
11/14/2014

Peter Schultz
The Scripps Research Institute  
Eyring Technical Lecture - A Chemist's Foray into Translational Research

Host: Dan Buttry
11/21/2014

Irene Chen
UCSB  Chemistry and Biochemistry
Emergence and Evolution in the RNA World

Host: John Chaput
1/23/2015

Scott Sayres
Arizona State University  
TBA

Host: Tim Steimle
1/30/2015


 
TBA

Host:
2/6/2015


 
TBA

Host:
2/13/2015


 
TBA

Host:
2/20/2015

Elena Jakubikova
North Carolina State University  Department of Chemistry
Toward the computational design of iron-based chromophores for solar energy conversion

Host: Don Seo
3/13/2015


 
Spring Break-No seminar

Host:
3/20/2015

Eric Kool
Stanford University  
TBA

Host: John Chaput
3/27/2015


 
TBA

Host:
4/3/2015


 
TBA

Host:
4/10/2015

Amanda Morris
Virginia Tech  
TBA

Host: Ana Moore
4/17/2015


 
TBA

Host: