Department of Chemistry Seminars

Spring 2018

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

**Refreshments provided by SAACS/Chemistry Club**

Jan. 30, 2018

Graduate Student Welcome Reception

Feb. 6, 2018

"Synthetic biology approaches to new chemistry"

Prof. Michelle Chang

UC Berkeley

Feb. 13, 2018

"Exploring Gas-Phase DNA Nucleobases with UV Action Spectra and Excited State Calculations"

Mr. Andy Dang

University of Washington

Feb. 20, 2018

"Modular Approaches for the Synthesis of Next-Generation Antibiotics"

Prof. Ian Seiple

University of California, San Francisco

 Feb. 27, 2018

"Chemistry of Gasoline"

Dr. Suzanne Golisz

Chevron

THURSDAY

March 1, 2018

IN ROOM DH 505

"Transport and biosynthesis of a novel copper-chelating natural product"

Prof. Amy Rosenzweig

Northwestern University

March 6, 2018

"Understanding Protease Function through Protein Redesign"

Prof. Teaster Baird

San Francisco State University

March 13, 2018

 

Ms. Rebecca Moore

San Jose State University
M.S. Final Seminar
Research Advisor: Prof. Miller Conrad

March 20, 2018

"Protein Engineering of Toluene-o-Xylene Monooxygenase for Green Chemistry and Bioremediation" 

Prof. Gönül Schara

CSU Stanislaus

March 27, 2018

None

Spring Recess/No Classes

April 3, 2018

 

Mr. Thanh Le

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

April 10, 2018

 

Prof. Mahesh Mahanthappa

University of Minnesota- Twin Cities

April 17, 2018

 

Ms. Rachael Lucero

San Jose State University
M.S. Final Seminar
Research Advisor: Prof. Rascón, Jr.

WEDNESDAY

April 18, 2018

IN ROOM DH 505

 

Dr. Yanika Schneider

EAG Laboratories

April 24, 2018

 

Mr. Josh Topete

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

 May 1, 2018

 

Mr. Michael LeRoy

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

May 8, 2018

 

Ms. Olive Burata

San Jose State University
M.S. Final Seminar
Research Advisor: Prof. Rascón, Jr.