Department of Chemistry Seminars

Fall 2016

All seminars are in Duncan Hall 250 on Tuesdays at 4:30 PM unless otherwise noted.

Aug. 30th, 2016

Graduate Program Information

Prof. Lionel Cheruzel

Department of Chemistry

San Jose State University

 Sept. 6th, 2016

"Light Harvesting with Ionic Molecular Wires"

Dr. Alexander Ayzner

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

University of California, Santa Cruz

 Sept. 13th, 2016

"Geometry Optimization Made Simple with Translation and Rotation Coordinates"

Dr. Lee Ping Wang

Department of Chemistry

University of California, Davis

 Sept. 20th, 2016

 SJSU Faculty Research

 Sept. 27th, 2016

"Charge Transfer Transitions in Solar Cells, Gemstones, and Moon Rocks"

Dr. Paul Wagenknecht

Department of Chemistry

Furman University

Oct. 4th, 2016

"RNA-Protein Structure Classifiers Incorporated into Second-Generation Statistical Potentials"

Takiyuki Kimura

Department of Chemistry

San Jose State University

Oct. 11th, 2016

"2D Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Materials and Devices"

Adam Swarzberg

The Molecular Foundry, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratories

Oct. 18th, 2016  
Oct. 25th, 2016

"Increasing Colistin Susceptibility in Antibiotic-Resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa"

Lauren Blankenship

San Jose State University

Nov. 1st, 2016

Dr. Hemamala Karunadasa

Department of Chemistry

Stanford University

Nov. 8th, 2016  
Nov. 15th, 2016

Dr. Christine Isborn


University of California, Merced

Nov. 22nd, 2016

Dr. Misty L. Kuhn

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

San Francisco State University

Nov. 29th, 2016

Benjamin Ploof

San Jose State University

Dec. 6th, 2016

 Milena Popovic

Space Science and Astrobiology

National Aeronautics and Space Administration