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  1. Week of October 26, 2014

    1. Monday, October 27, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm   CHEM 535 Lit SeminarMr. Alfredo Garcia
        CANCELLED: Mr. Alfredo Garcia, UIUC, "Frustrated Lewis Pairs in Small Molecule Activation"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 4:00 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMr. Cole Johnson, UIUC, "Molecular Breathing in MOFs, a New Frontier in Customizability"
        161 Noyes Lab
      3. 4:30 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMs. Yoon Lee, UIUC, "Bloch Surface Wave Based Biosensors"
        161 Noyes Lab
    2. Tuesday, October 28, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCBI/CHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. David V. Schaffer, University of California, Berkeley, "Molecular Elucidation and Engineering of Stem Cell Fate Decisions"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmProf. David V. Schaffer
        Prof. David V. Schaffer, University of California at Berkeley, "Molecular Elucidation and Engineering of Stem Cell Fate Decisions"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      3. 4:00 pm   Inorganic Lit SeminarMr. Jordan Hinman UIUC, "Fluorescent Nanodiamonds" & Mr. Sumeng Liu, UIUC, "Phase Tags in the Recycling of Homogeneous Grubbs Catalysts"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Wednesday, October 29, 2014

      1. 10:00 amFINAL DEFENSE, Ms. Shuyi Ma, "Systems Biology of Lung Diseases: A Multi-Perspective View from Host and Pathogen"
        117 Roger Adams Laboratory
      2. 2:00 pmProf. Naomi S Ginsberg, UC Berkeley, "Seeing Nanoscale Structure in Organic Electronic Thin Films Using Ultrafast Exciton Dynamics or Scintillating Near-Fields"
        B102 CLSL
      3. 3:00 pm   NanohourNanohour Seminar Series, Ms. Elissa Grzincic, UIUC, " Gold Nanorods in a Model Extracellular Matrix Promote Migration of MDA-MB- 231 Human Breast Cancer Cells" and Ms. jAriane Vartanian, UIUC, "NMR Spectroscopy of Gold Particles: Insights into the Surface"
        4269 Beckman Institute
    4. Thursday, October 30, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMr. Chih-Cheng Yeh
        Mr. Chih-Cheng Yeh, UIUC, "The O-GlcNAc Modification: Dynamic Protein Glycosylation"
        163 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pm   Materials Lit SeminarMs. Brenda Andrade, UIUC, "Supramolecular Pillars In Stimuli Responsive Vesicles" & Ms. Brittany Walker, UIUC, "Recent Advances in Recyclable Thermoset Polymers"
        217 Noyes Lab
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSuccessfully Launching Your Academic Career Seminar
        165 Everitt Lab
    5. Friday, October 31, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm   Analytical Chemistry CHEM 525 Lit. Seminar Advisor- Professor Joaquin Rodriguez LopezMr. Mark Burgess
        Mr. Mark Burgess, UIUC "Gamma Ray Spectroscopy as an Elemental Mapping Tool for Interstellar Objects"
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pm   Analytical Chemistry CHEM 525 Lit. Seminar Advisor-Professor Richard PerryMr. Yao-Min Liu
        Mr. Yao-Min Liu, UIUC “Microfluidic Devices for the Isolation and Detection of Circulating Tumor Cells”
        116 RAL
  2. Week of November 2, 2014

    1. Monday, November 3, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMr. Ruopei Feng, UIUC, "TBA"
        161 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:30 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMs. Courtney Talicska, UIUC, "TBA"
        161 Noyes Lab
    2. Tuesday, November 4, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Professor Yoo Yeon Won, Purdue University, "Assisted Gene Delivery"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      2. 4:00 pm   Inorganic Lit SeminarMs. Courtney Ford, UIUC, "Exploiting the Reactivity of Metal-Metal Bonds in a Diruthenium Nitride Complex" & Ms. Bailey Jackson, UIUC, "Boron-Boron Double and Triple Bonds"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Thursday, November 6, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Professor Michael Henson, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, "Dynamic Metabolic Models for Analysis and Design of Synthetic Microbial Communities"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      2. 4:00 pm   CHEM 535 Lit SeminarMs. Laura Carson
        Ms. Laura Carson, UIUC, "The Lithiation-Borylation Strategy: Methods for Stereospecific sp3-sp3 Coupling"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      3. 4:00 pm   Inorganic SeminarProfessor Theodor Agapie, Cal Tech, "Synthetic Cluster Models of Biological and Heterogeneous Oxygen Evolving Catalysts"
        112 Chem Annex
    4. Friday, November 7, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm   Analytical Chemistry, G.F. Smith Memorial LectureGF Smith Lecture, Prof. R. Graham Cooks, Purdue University, "Reaction Monitoring, Surgical Diagnostics and Chemical Synthesis by Mass Spectrometry "
        116 RAL
    5. Saturday, November 8, 2014

      1. 8:30 amProfessor Kevin G. Pinney
        Beak-Pines Organic Area Allerton Conference, Prof. Kevin Pinney, Baylor University "Small-Molecule, Tubulin Binding Vascular Disrupting Agents as Anti-Cancer Therapeutics"
        Allerton Park
  3. Week of November 9, 2014

    1. Monday, November 10, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm   CHEM 535 Lit SeminarMr. Sam Gockel
        Mr. Sam Gockel, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 4:00 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMr. Will Bassett, UIUC, "TBA"
        161 Noyes Lab
      3. 4:30 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMs. Drishti Guin, UIUC, "TBA"
        161 Noyes Lab
    2. Tuesday, November 11, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCBI/CHBE 565 Seminar, Professor Jason Burdick, Universityof Pennsylvania
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmProf. Jason A. Burdick
        Prof. Jason A. Burdick, University of Pennsylvania, "title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    3. Wednesday, November 12, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Andrew Moran, University of North Carolina, "Investigating Photochemical Dynamics with Multidimensional Resonance Raman Spectroscopy"
        B102 CLSL
    4. Thursday, November 13, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Gojko Lalic
        Prof. Gojko Lalic, University of Washington, "Copper Catalysis: From hydroamination of alkenes to the synthesis of fluorinated compounds"
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pm   Materials ChemistryProfessor Jill MIllstone, University of Pittsburgh, "Colloidal Nanoparticle Alloys"
        217 Noyes Lab
      3. 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmMythbusters: Graduate School
        tba
    5. Friday, November 14, 2014

      1. 3:00 pmSamuel W. Parr Lecture in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Professor Mark Davis, Warren and Katharine Schlinger Professor of Chemical Engineering, Caltech, "Fighting Cancer with Nanoparticle Medicines: The Nanoscale Matters!"
        Alice Campbell Alumni Center, East Ballroom
  4. Week of November 16, 2014

    1. Monday, November 17, 2014

      1. 3:00 pm   Final Defense, Prof. Chad Rienstra, AdvisorMs. Mary Clay, UIUC, "Structural Studies of Membrane-Associated Complexes by Solid-State NMR"
        162 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pm   Reception immediately following in the 'A' Atrium CLSLProfessor Carolyn Bertozzi
        Marvel Lectrure, Professor Carolyn Bertozzi, University of California, Berkeley, "Bioorthogonal Chemistry: An Enabling Tool for Biology and Drug Development"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    2. Tuesday, November 18, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Carolyn Bertozzi
        Marvel Lecture, Professor Carolyn Bertozzi, The University of California, Berkeley, "Glycocalyx Engineering Toward Probing Cancer Glycome Evolution"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    3. Wednesday, November 19, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Xiaosong Li, University of Washington, "Time-Dependent Electronic Structure Theory: Excitonic, Charge-Transfer, and Spin Dynamics"
        B102 CLSL
    4. Thursday, November 20, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMs. Lisa Della Ripa
        Ms. Lisa Della Ripa, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        163 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pm   CHEM 535 Lit SeminarMr. Evan Vanable
        Mr. Evan Vanable, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  5. Week of November 23, 2014

    1. Monday, November 24, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Yan Zhao
        Professor Yan Zhao, Iowa State University, "Responsive Supramolecular Materials Based on Amphiphilic Principles for Controlled Release, Light-Harvesting, Transport, and Catalysis"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  6. Week of December 1, 2014

    1. Monday, December 1, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMr. Anustup Poddar, UIUC, "TBA"
        161 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pm   CHEM 535 Lit SeminarMs. Silvia Bobeica
        Ms. Silvia Bobeica, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      3. 4:30 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMs. Nicole Koeppen, UIUC, "TBA"
        161 Noyes Lab
    2. Thursday, December 4, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMr. Bing O'Dowd
        Mr. Bing O'Dowd, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        163 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Silas Cook
        Prof. Silas Cook, Indiana University, "The Search fo Efficiency in Synthesis: From Natural Products to Catalysis"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    3. Friday, December 5, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm   Analytical Chemistry CHEM 525 Lit. Seminar Advisor- Professor Richard PerryMr. Jedidiah Veach
        Mr. Jedidiah Veach, UIUC
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pm   Analytical Chemistry CHEM 525 Lit. Seminar Advisor: Professor Ryan BaileyMs. Yi Xu
        Ms. Yi Xu, UIUC
        116 RAL
  7. Week of December 7, 2014

    1. Monday, December 8, 2014

      1. 1:30 pm   Final Defense, Advisor: Prof. Christina WhiteMs. Iulia Strambeanu
        Ms. Iulia Strambeanu, UIUC, Final Defense, "Synthetic Diversity in C-H Activation: Development of Selective and Efficient C-H Functionalization Reactions"
        433 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 4:00 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMr. Brian Nguyen, UIUC, "TBA"
        161 Noyes Lab
      3. 4:00 pm   CHEM 535 Lit SeminarMr. Kevin Robb
        Mr. Kevin Robb, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      4. 4:30 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMs. Aparna Karippara Harshan, UIUC, "TBA"
        161 Noyes Lab
    2. Tuesday, December 9, 2014

      1. 4:00 am   Inorganic SeminarProf. Neal Mankad, UIC, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
      2. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Professor Fabio Ribeiro, Purdue University, "Active Sites in Heterogeneous Catalysis: From Single Atoms to Clusters"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    3. Wednesday, December 10, 2014

      1. 2:30 pm   Final Defense, Advisor: Prof. Martin BurkeMr. Stephen Davis
        Mr. Stephen Davis, UIUC, Final Defense, "Title TBA"
        223 Greg Hall
  8. Week of January 18, 2015

    1. Friday, January 23, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Amanda Hummon, University of Notre Dame,"TBA"
        116 RAL
  9. Week of January 25, 2015

    1. Monday, January 26, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Matthew Francis
        Professor Matthew Francis, University of California, Berkeley, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Thursday, January 29, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Dennis Hall
        Bristol-Myers Squibb, Professor Dennis Hall, University of Alberta, "Title TBA"
        116 RAL
    3. Friday, January 30, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Analytical Chemistry SeminarProfessor Rena Robinson, University of Pittsburgh, "TBA"
        116 RAL
  10. Week of February 1, 2015

    1. Wednesday, February 4, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Peter Rossky, Rice University, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  11. Week of February 8, 2015

    1. Wednesday, February 11, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Mischa Bonn, Max Planck Institute, Mainz, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Thursday, February 12, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Guangbin Dong
        Prof. Guangbin Dong, Cancer Prevention Research Institute of Texas, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  12. Week of February 15, 2015

    1. Monday, February 16, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm   5:00pmProf. Emily Balskus
        Prof. Emily Balskus, Harvard University, title "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Wednesday, February 18, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Elif Ertikin, UIUC, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    3. Friday, February 20, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Analytical Chemistry seminarProfessor Amy Herr, University of California at Berkeley, "TBA"
        116 RAL
  13. Week of February 22, 2015

    1. Monday, February 23, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Ryan Shenvi
        Prof. Ryan Shenvi, The Scripps Research Institute, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Thursday, February 26, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmChampak Chatterjee
        Prof. Champak Chatterjee, University of Washington, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Champak Chatterjee
        Professor Champak Chatterjee, University of Washington, "Title TBD"
        116 RAL
    3. Friday, February 27, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmProf. Daniel G. Nocera
        Prof. Daniel G. Nocera, Harvard University, title TBA
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
  14. Week of March 1, 2015

    1. Monday, March 2, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Phil Bevilacqua
        Prof. Phil Bevilacqua, Penn State University, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  15. Week of March 15, 2015

    1. Monday, March 16, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Jennifer Heemstra
        Prof. Jennifer Heemstra, The University of Utah, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, March 17, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Inorganic ChemistryProf. Joshua Goldberger, Ohio State University, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Thursday, March 19, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor James Morken
        Eli Lilly Lecture, Professor James Morken, Boston College, "Title TBA"
        116 RAL
  16. Week of March 29, 2015

    1. Monday, March 30, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmDavid A. Tirrell
        Prof. David A. Tirrell, Caltech, title "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  17. Week of April 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, April 2, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Materials ChemistryProf. Eugene Zubarev, Rice University, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
  18. Week of April 5, 2015

    1. Wednesday, April 8, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Kurt Zilm, Yale, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Thursday, April 9, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Jennifer Shomaker
        Professor Jennifer Shomaker, University of WI, Madison, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    3. Friday, April 10, 2015

      1. 10:00 amChemical and Biomolecular Engineering Undergraduate Research Symposium and Awards Ceremony
  19. Week of April 12, 2015

    1. Monday, April 13, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Michael Krische
        Professor Michael J. Krische, University of Texas at Austin, "Title TBA"
        116 RAL
    2. Thursday, April 16, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmAmgen Lecture: Professor David Milstein
        Amgen Lecture: Professor David Milstein, The Weitzmann Institute of Science, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    3. Friday, April 17, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Peter Wolynes, Flygare Memorial Lecture, Rice University, "TBA"
        TBA
  20. Week of April 19, 2015

    1. Tuesday, April 21, 2015

      1. 7:00 pmProf. Arieh Warshel, University of So. Cal., "TBA"
        TBA
    2. Wednesday, April 22, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmDr. Farid Salama, NASA-Ames Research Center, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    3. Thursday, April 23, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Materials ChemistryProf. Gordana Dukovic, University of Colorado, Boulder, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Abigail Doyle
        Professor Abigail Doyle, Princeton University, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  21. Week of April 26, 2015

    1. Monday, April 27, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Elizabeth Nolan
        Professor Elizabeth Nolan, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Wednesday, April 29, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Philippe Guyot-Sionnest, University of Chicago, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  22. Week of May 1, 2015

    1. Friday, May 1, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Sunney Xie, Harvard University, "TBA"
        116 RAL
  23. Week of May 3, 2015

    1. Monday, May 4, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Alexander Statsyuk
        Prof. Alexander Statsyuk, Northwestern University, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, May 5, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Inorganic ChemistryProf. Michael Hopkins, University of Chicago, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
  24. Week of May 10, 2015

    1. Tuesday, May 12, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProf. Randy Schekman
        Prof. Randy Schekman, University of California at Berkeley, title "TBA"
        Illini Union Illini Rooms B & C

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