Spring 2014 Seminar Program
Departmental Seminars are held in the Van Lente Auditorium (Neckers 240) at 4:00 pm unless otherwise indicated.
|January 17||No seminar scheduled|
|January 24||No seminar scheduled|
De-en Jiang, ORNL (Ge)
"Understanding and Designing Materials from First Principles"
Nicholas Anthis, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
"Visualizing Sparsely Populated States in Calcium Signaling by NMR"
Keith Gagnon, UT Southwestern Medical Center
"Seeing Biochemistry and Disease through RNA Lenses"
Sean Moran, University of Wisconsin-Madison
"Using Vibrations to decipher the Structures of Aggregated Proteins"
Simon Blakey, Emory University (Scott)
"C-H Functionalization: An enabling technology for Pharmaceutical and Materials Chemistry"
Michael Trakselis, University of Pittsburgh
"Protein Complex Assemblies and Activities at the Replication Fork"
David Wei, University of Florida (Ge)
"Plasmon-Mediated Surface Chemistry and its implications for Solar Photocatalysis"
Shayantani Mukherjee, University of Southern California
"Secrets of the Walking and Rotating Nano-Machines of the cells revealed using Structure Based Mathematical Models"
Ryan Hayward, University of Massachusetts (Kohli)
"Responsive materials by buckling of polymer sheets and multilayers"
Zhihai Li, Temple University
"Probing the Nanoworld: From Supramolecular Architectures to Single Molecule Devices""
John Anthony, University of Kentucky (Plunkett)
"Molecule Design for Organic Electronics"
Tao Li, Argonne National Laboratory
"Biological Nanoparticles as Scaffolds for Nanomaterials Development"
Wei Gao, Los Alamos National Laboratory
"Graphene Oxide in Supercapacitors and Fuel Cells"
Jei Zheng, St Jude Children's Hospital (Du)
"Structure-based investigation of Wnt-signaling inhibitors"
Ajith Karunarathne, Washington University School of Medicine
"Dynamic control and analysis of single cell behavior with light"
Seth Rasmussen, North Dakota State University (Plunkett)
"Molecular Design of Conjugated Materials for Optoelectronics: Applications of Fused-ring Thiophene Building Blocks"
Jeanne Stachowiak, University of Texas Austin (Kohli)
"The role of Protein Crowding in Shaping and Organizing Cellular Membranes"
Paul Bohn, Notre Dame University (Kohli)
"Zero and One-Dimensional Nanostructures for Amplified Electron Transfer and Spectroelectrochemistry"
Marc Adler, Northern Illinois University (Scott)
"Towards a colorimetric dynamic covalent molecular switch"
Weihong Tan, University of Florida