Spring Seminars are on Fridays from 11:00 AM to 11:50 AM in Arey 05 (except when noted otherwise).
Spring Seminar Series
|Seminar Date||Seminar Time||Speaker Name||Affiliation||Talk Title|
|2/16/18||11:00a.m.||Professor Keith Woerpel||NYU||“Stereoselective Addition Reactions to Carbon Electrophiles: Conformational Analysis, Stereoelectronic Effects, and Reactivity”
02.16.18 Seminal Flyer
|2/23/18||11:00a.m||Professor Julie T. Millard||Colby||"The Chemist's Code of Conduct"
02.23.18 Seminal Flyer
|3/2/18||11:00a.m.||Joshua Kritzer||Tufts||"Controlling Biology with Constrained Peptides"
03.02.18 Seminar Flyer
|3/9/18||11:00a.m.||Professor Christine Caputo||University of New Hampshire||"Hybrid Photocatalytic Systems for Solar Fuels Generation"
03.09.18 Seminal Flyer
|3/16/18||11:00a.m.||Tim Lewis||Broad Inst. (Harvard)||I. Discovery of DHODH Inhibitors to Treat Leukemia
II. PDE3 Modulators to Treat Cancer
03.16.18 Seminal Flyer
|3/23/18||11:00a.m.||Karena McKinney||Colby||"Can’t See the Forest for the Trees: The Emission, Oxidation, and Impacts of Biogenic Volatile Organic Compounds from New England to the Amazon Basin"
03.23.18 Seminal Flyer
|3/30/18||NO SEMINAR||SPRING BREAK||_____________||________________|
*Joint Department of Chemistry, Geology, and ES Seminar
|11:00a.m.||Eric Roy||Hydroviv||Hydroviv: How A Charitable Response To A Public Health Crisis Accidentally Turned Into A Tech Startup
04.06.18 Seminal Flyer
|Eben Cross||Aerodyne||"Can low-cost air quality sensors inform the way we understand (and avoid) local air pollution?"
04.13.18 Seminal Flyer
|4/20/18||11:00a.m.||Chris Hamann||Albright College||"Terpene Cyclization: The Portal to a Chiral Wonderland"
04.20.18 Seminal Flyer
*Joint Department of Chemistry and Geology Seminar
|Dr. Jim McManus||Bigelow Laboratory||“How changes in the lake level impact the chemistry and geology of the world's second deepest lake: Lake Tanganyika”.
04:27:18 Seminar Flyer
|5/3/18||CLAS CHEMISTRY Honors projects |
1:00 pm - 2:55 pm
Smith, Danielle M. ('18): Examining molecular markers of fertility in the male germline of the soapberry bug, Jadera haematoloma
Smith, Erika ('18): Haloferax volcanii for carotenoid production
Srour, Noura ('18): Silicon and tin substituted halocyclopropanes: approaches to strained cyclic allenes and new carbenes
Wen, Yuewei ('18): Generating Strained Heterocyclicalkynes
|5/11/18||11:00a.m.||Student Presentations: |
Amanda Loya: Transcriptional analysis of human leukemia cells treated with the experimental anticancer drug laromustine
Grace Uwase: Investigating phosphorylation patterns and their effect on the activity of transcription factor TaABF1 in imbibing cereal grains
Omolara Akingba: Phosphorylation of the wheat transcription factor TaABF1 in response to abscisic acid and gibberellin: A story of purification
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