Department of Chemistry Seminars - Spring 2011

 

All seminars are in Duncan Hall 135 on Tuesdays at 4:30 PM unless otherwise noted.

February 1, 2011

"Open Tubular Capillary Electrochromatography of Small Polar Molecules Using Etched, Chemically Modified Capillaries"

Mr. Michael Nshanian

San Jose State University
M.S. Final Seminar
Research Advisor: Prof. Joseph Pesek

February 15, 2011

"Consulting for Gypsy Scientist and Engineer"

Dr. Robert Stevenson

ABACUS Group, Editor of Separation Science

February 22, 2011

"Studies of Electrochemically Degradable Polymers on a Metal Surface"

Ms. Anu Sundaram

San Jose State University
M.S. Final Seminar
Research Advisor: Prof.Marc d'Alarcao

March 1, 2011

"Profiling Minaturized Seperation Media by Micro Infrared Spectroscopy"

Ms. Kelsi Perttula

San Jose State University
M.S. Final Seminar
Research Advisor: Prof.Joseph Pesek

March 8, 2011

"Importance of Soft Skills in a Chemistry Career"

Dr. John Fetzer

Fetzpahs, Inc.

March 15, 2011

"Studies Toward the Enantioselective Conjugate Allylation of alpha,beta-Unsaturated Aldehydes Using Substituted Allyl Indium Reagents"

Prof. Claudia Lucero

California State University, Sacramento

March 22, 2011

"LC-MS and the Metabolism Quan/Qual Workflow"

Dr. Karen Salomon

Thermo Scientific

April 5, 2011

"Design and Optical Properties of Chelating Agents and their Boron Difluoride Complexes"

Dr. Anthony D'Aleo

University of Marseilles

April 12, 2011

"Novel Iodine Intermediates in the Paal-Knorr Synthesis of Pyrroles"

Mr. Michael Hurwitz

San Jose State University
M.S. Final Seminar
Research Advisor: Prof.
David Brook

April 19, 2011

"Exploring Nucleation and Sticking Bahaviors of Water Vapor on Ice at Martion Conditions"

Mr. Brendan Mar

San Jose State University
M.S. Final Seminar
Research Advisor: Prof. Bradley Stone

April 26, 2011

"An Investigation on the Natural Products of Some Eremophilia Species"

Mr. Ke Liu

San Jose State University
M.S. Final Seminar
Research Advisor: Prof. Roy Okuda

May 3, 2011

"Performance Qualifications of HPLC Instrumentation in Regulated Laboratories"

Mr. Bill Ciccone

President, MicroSolv Technology Corp.

May 10, 2011

"Miniaturized Chemical Analysis Systems and Ultrahigh Sensitivity Detection"

Prof. Andrew DeMello

Imperial College

May 17, 2011

"A Novel Method for Robust LC-MS-TOF Analysis of Hydrophilic Metabolite Classes by Aqueous Normal Phase"

Mr. Steve Fischer

Agilent Technologies, Metabolomics