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Inorganic Chemistry seminar series
Date Speaker Time & Location
09/04/18Professor Hill Harman, Department of Chemistry, University of California, Riverside
Boron-Doped Acenes for the Redox Activation of Small Molecules
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
Abstract
09/11/18Professor Aaron Sadow, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
Rare Earth and Main Group Organometallic Compounds for Catalytic Hydroboration and Hydrosilylation
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
Abstract
09/18/18Professor Scott Daly, Department of Chemistry, University of Iowa
Cooperative Small Molecule Reactivity with Triaminoborane-Bridged Diphosphines and Redox-Active Tetradentate Ligands
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
Abstract
09/25/18Professor Janet Macdonald, Department of Chemistry, Vanderbilt University
Synthesizing Nanoparticles for Green Energy: New Chemistry from the Core to the Surface
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
Abstract
10/02/18Professor Jeffrey Rinehart, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California San Diego
Designing molecular and nanoscale materials for bottom-up control of magnetism
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
Abstract
10/09/18Professor Taylor Sparks, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Utah
tba
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
10/16/18Professor Daniel Shoemaker, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois
tba
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
10/30/18Professor Trevon Hayton, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Santa Barbara
tba
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
11/06/18Professor Sara Skrabalak, Department of Chemistry, Indiana University
tba
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
12/04/18Professor Seth Marder, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Georgia Tech
tba
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
01/22/19Professor Aaron Appel, Department of Physical Sciences, Pacific Northwest National Laboraotry
tba
12:30 p.m., tba
01/29/19Professor Jakoah Brgoch, Department of Chemistry, University of Houston
tba
12:30 p.m., tba
02/05/19Professor John Berry, Department of Chemistry, University of Wisconsin, Madison
tba
12:30 p.m., tba
02/12/19Professor Mark Allendorf, Department of Metal Organic Framework Materials for Electronic Devices, Energy Harvesting and Sensing, Sandia National Laboratory
tba
12:30 p.m., tba
02/19/19Professor Lawrence Sita, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland
tba
12:30 p.m., tba
02/26/19Professor David Herbert, Department of Chemistry, University of Manitoba
TBA
12:30 P.M., SSC Auditorium
03/19/19Professor Yujie Sun, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Utah State University
TBA
12:30 P.M., SSC Auditorium,
04/09/19Professor Connie Lu, Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota
tba
12:30 p.m., tba
04/16/19Professor Tom Meyer, Department of Chemistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
tba
12:30 p.m., tba
04/23/19Professor Joe Hupp, Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University
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12:30 p.m., tba

Chemical Biology seminar series
Date Speaker Time & Location
08/30/18Professor Sivaraj Sivaramakrishnan, Department of Genetics, Cell Biology & Development, University of Minnesota Twin Cities
In Cell Biochemistry: Targeting Synergies in Dynamic Protein Ensembles
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
Abstract
09/06/18Professor Evan Miller, Department of Chemistry and Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley
Electrophysiology, Unplugged: New Chemical Tools to Watch Cells in Action
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
Abstract
11/08/18Professor Bryan Dickinson, Department of Chemistry, University of Chicago
tba
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
11/15/18Professor Danica Fujimori, Department of Cellular Molecular Pharmacology, University of California, San Francisco
tba
12:30 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
02/07/19Professor Dirk Trauner, Department of Chemistry, New York University
tba
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03/07/19Professor Danny Chou, Department of Biochemistry, University of Utah
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03/28/19Professor Rakhi Rajan, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Oklahoma
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04/11/19Dr. Morgan Huse, Immunology Research Program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
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Organic-Materials Chemistry seminar series
Date Speaker Time & Location
10/08/18Professor Peter Zhang, Department of Chemistry, Boston College
Metalloradical Catalysis for Stereoselective Radical Reactions
12:00 p.m., Olah Library
Abstract
10/17/18Professor Adelina Voutchkova, Department of Chemistry, George Washington University
Value-added Chemicals from CO2 and Biomass via Transfer Hydrogenation from Glycerol
12:00 p.m., Olah Library
Abstract
10/25/18Professor Shelley Claridge, Department of Chemistry, Purdue University
tba
2:00 p.m., Olah Library (Special Time)
11/07/18Professor Masahiro Murakami, Department of Synthetic Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University
tba
12:00 p.m., Olah Library
01/08/19Professor James Mayer, Department of Chemistry, Yale University
tba
12:00 p.m., Olah Library
01/30/19Professor Guoliang (Greg) Liu, Department of Chemistry, Virginia Tech
tba
12:00 p.m., Olah Library
02/27/19Professor Jianguo Mei, Department of Chemistry, Purdue University
tba
12:00 p.m., Olah Library
03/13/19Professor Emily Pentzer, Department of Chemistry, Case Western Reserve University
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12:00 p.m., Olah Library

Physical-Theoretical Chemistry seminar series
Date Speaker Time & Location
09/10/18Professor Robert Baker, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Ohio State University
Visualizing Ultrafast Electron Dynamics at Catalytic Surfaces
12:00 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
Abstract
10/15/18Professor Ziad Ganim, Department of Chemistry, Yale University
tba
12:00 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
10/29/18Professor Peter Walter, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
tba
12:00 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
11/05/18Professor Josh Vura-Weis, Department of Chemistry, University of Illinois
tba
12:00 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
11/12/18Professor Adam Willard, Department of Chemistry, Massachusettts Institute of Technology
tba
12:00 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
11/19/18Professor Lois Pollack, School of Applied and Engineering Physics, Cornell University
tba
12:00 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
02/25/19Professor Wei Xiong, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, San Diego
tba
12:00 p.m., Seaver Science Auditorium
04/08/19Professor Sunil Saxena, Department of Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh
tba
12:00 p.m., tba

Special Chemistry seminar series
Date Speaker Time & Location
08/01/18Dr. Raji Heyrovska, Academy of Sciences Czech Republic
The Golden Ratio in Atomic Architecture and Additivity of Radii in Bond Lengths
12:00 p.m., Olah Library
Abstract

Other events
Date Event name Time & Location
10/05/18Olah Lecture4:15 p.m., SGM 123
Abstract
10/26/18Burg Lecture: New BN Isosteres of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons4:00 p.m., SLH 100
Abstract
03/21/19Stauffer Lecture4:00 p.m., tba
03/22/19Stauffer Symposiumtba

 

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