Fall 2013 Seminar Program
Departmental Seminars are held in the Van Lente Auditorium (Neckers 240) at 4:00 pm unless otherwise indicated.
|August 23||Boyd Goodson, Dept of Chemistry and Biochemistry SIU
“Enhancing NMR and MRI with Xenon, SPIONs, and Parahydrogen”
|August 30||Matt McCarroll, Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry, SIU
“From chiral discrimination to fluorescent sensors: A look at studies and applications of host:guest interactions”
Raven Huang, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign (Du)
|September 13||Aydogan Ozcan, University of California Los Angeles (Kohli)
“Computational Microscopy, Sensing and Diagnostics for Telemedicine and Global Health Applications”
|September 20||Barbara Golden, Purdue University (Du)
“An integrated picture of HDV ribozyme catalysis”
|September 27||Anne Gorden, Auburn University (Scott)
“Imine Soft-Donor Ligands for use in Selective Sensors and Catalysis”
|October 4||Juan Hinestroza, Cornell University (Kohli)
“Can Nanotechnology be Fashionable?”
|October 11||Scott Denmark, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign - Arnold Lecture
“Silicon-Based Cross-Coupling Reactions: Methodology, Total Synthesis and Mechanistic Studies”
Gower Research Awards Presentations - Homecoming
Julia Reyes Cuellar, Guan Wang and Krishanthi Weerasinghe
Omowunmi Sadik, State University of New York At Binghamton (Suni)
|November 1||No seminar scheduled|
Michael Haley, University of Oregon (Plunkett)
"Indenofluorenes- A New Class of Electron-Accepting Materials"
Yun Lu Department of Chemistry, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (Ge)
"Study of Enzyme Model Reactions to assess Physical Features in Enzyme Catalysis"
Derek Lake and David Zoller, SABIC Polymers (Kinsel)
"Analytical Chemistry in Polycarbonate Production"
|November 29||Thanksgiving Break - No seminar|
Jie Zheng, Department of Structural Biology, St Jude Childrens Research Hospital (Du)