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Chemistry Seminar Series

<H4>Fall Seminar 2010

Spring 2012

Seminars are on Fridays from 11:00 AM to 11:50 AM inArey 5 except when noted otherwise.

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February 3


Organizational Meeting

February 10
Faculty Research Poster Session at 3:00 pm on the second floor of Keyes

February 17

Rebecca I. Goldstein '07, Boston College

"Structural Studies of a Phosphatidylinositol Specific Phospholipase-C from S. aureus"


February 24

Professor Igor Alabugin, Florida State University

"New tricks from an old functional group: redesigning alkyne reactions for DNA-photocleavage and preparation of carbon nanostructures."

March 2

Dr. Christopher Mundy, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

"Ions at interfaces: A new look at an old problem using molecular simulation"


March 9
Professor Sarah Stoll, Georgetown University

"Magnetic Nanostructures"

March 16

Seminar Cancelled

March 23

No Seminar (Spring Break)

March 30

Thomas J. Sisto '09, Boston University

"The Cycloparaphenylenes: Building Blocks Towards the Bottom-up Synthesis of Homogenous CNTs."

April 6

Professor Scott Snyder, Columbia University

"Exploring Chemoselectivity through Natural Product Total Synthesis"

April 13

Professor Kyuson Yun, The Jackson Laboratory

"Stem cells in cancer: a new paradigm in cancer research"

April 20

 Josie Thiele, Michael Verschoor-Kirss, and Vanesa Silvestri

April 27

 At 11:00 am in Arey 5: Alex Hymanson, Emily Kaye, and Kristina Blazanovic

At 3:00 pm in Keyes 105: Lindsay Dale, Erin Powers, and Catherine Gallagher