Department of Chemistry Seminars - Fall 2015


All seminars are in Duncan Hall 250 on Tuesdays at 4:30 PM unless otherwise noted. Please note that this is a new room!

September 8th, 2015 

 "Evolution of silica hydride-based diol stationary phases for HPLC"

Ms. Kathleen Talbott

M.S. Final Seminar, Professor Pesek

 September 22nd, 2015

 "Controlling the injection and propagation of domain walls"

Dr. Timothy Phuong

IBM Almaden Research Center

September 29th, 2015 

 "Single cell analysis by droplet radiofluidics"

Prof. Paul Abbyad

Santa Clara University

October 1st, 2015

"Making the virtual tangible: 3D printing in teaching and research"

Prof. Jerry Honts

Drake University

 October 6th, 2015

 "Developing aptamers for glycoprotein cancer biomarkers"

Prof. Steve Suljak

Santa Clara University

October 13th, 2015 

 "Designing inorganic molecules for conversion of CO2 and protons into fuels"

Prof. Louise Berben

University of California, Davis

October 20, 2015 

 "Understanding how DNA biosensors work at the single molecule level"

Professor Tao Ye

University of California, Merced

November 3rd, 2015 

 "Synthesis and characterization of silica hydride-based pentynoic acid stationary phase for HPLC

Ms. Nasrin Syed

SJSU Department of Chemistry, Dr. Joseph Pesek

 November 10th, 2015

 "Synthesis and studies of polymers crosslinked with electrochemically degradable crosslinging reagents"

Mr. Raymond Meury

SJSU Department of Chemistry, Dr. Marc D'Alarcao

November 17th, 2015 

 "Creating new energy transduction material platforms: Near infrared driven actuators

Prof. Jennifer Lu

University of California, Merced

November 24th, 2015

"Onset of intense surface enhanced raman scattering and aggregation in the Au@Ag system"

Mr. Caesar Munera

M.S. Final Seminar, Dr. Roger Terrill