Department of Chemistry Seminars

Spring 2016

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

Feb. 2nd, 2016

 “Utilizing native cysteines to drug nuclear hormone receptors”

Dr. Felipe de Jesus Cortez

Pharmaceutical Chemistry

University of California, San Francisco

 Feb. 9th, 2016

"Models of molecules: 3D printing in biochemistry"

 Prof. Elizabeth Pollom

Department of Chemistry

San Jose State University

 March 1st, 2016

"Li+ conductivity in a superionic solid electrolyte driven by dynamically frustrated bond disorder"

 Prof. Nicole Adelstein

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

San Francisco State University

 March 8th, 2016

Ms. Veena Menon

San Jose State University

 March 15th, 2016

"Time-resolved pump–probe spectroscopy to follow valence electronic motion in molecules: Theory and simulation"

Prof. Anthony Dutoi

Department of Chemistry

University of the Pacific

March 22nd, 2016

Mr. Timothy Hom 

San Jose State University

April 5th, 2016

"Shape-Persistent Molecules and Materials Enabled by Catalytic Arene-Norbornene Annulative Ladderation (CANAL)"

Prof. Yan Xia

Department of Chemistry

Stanford University

April 12th, 2016

"Dissecting the Molecular Basis of Circadian Timekeeping"

Prof. Carrie Partch

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

University of California Santa Cruz

April 19th, 2016

"New Methods in Fourier Transform Microwave Spectroscopy: A Toolkit for Structural Measurements"

Prof. Kyle Crabtree

Department of Chemistry

University of California Davis

May 3rd, 2016

"Unprotected Amino Acids as Stable Radical Precursors"

Prof. Ryan Baxter

Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology

University of California Merced