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  1. Week of February 21, 2017

    1. Tuesday, February 21, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmMr. Jiabao Zhang
        Mr. Jiabao Zhang, UIUC, "Recent Advancement in Silver Mediated C–F Bond Formation"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Hannah Shafaat, Ohio State, "Teaching old proteins new tricks: Engineering metalloenzymes for energy conversion reactions"
        1024 CA
    2. Wednesday, February 22, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf Jahan Dawlaty, University of Southern California, "Light, Electrons, Protons: Lessons from Model Systems and Potentials for Photocatalysis"
        B102 CLSL
    3. Thursday, February 23, 2017

      1. 12:30 pmMr. Nitin Neelakantan, UIUC, "Functionalized Silicone Composites: Omniphobic Coatings, Microspheres and Plastic Explosives"
        171 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmMr. Ephraim Morado
        Mr. Ephraim Morado, UIUC, "Autonomous Movement of Spherical Micro- and Nanomotors"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    4. Friday, February 24, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Susan Richardson, University of South Carolina Title "What's in my drinking water? New impacts and Issues
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  2. Week of February 26, 2017

    1. Monday, February 27, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Levi Stanley
        Prof. Levi Stanley, Iowa State University, "Synthesis of Polycyclic Heterocycles and Carbocycles through Catalytic Alkene Hydroacylation and Carboacylation Reactions"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, February 28, 2017

      1. 8:30 am - 9:45 amDr. Gayle Schueller, 3M Company, Vice President of New Platforms – Growth and Commercialization, 3M Research & Development
        WCC Stoesser Breakfast with Dr. Gayle Schueller, VP at 3M Company
        171 Roger Adams Laboratory.
      2. 4:00 pmDr. Gayle Schueller, 3M Company, Vice President of New Platforms – Growth and Commercialization, 3M Research & Development
        Sylvia M. Stoesser Lectures in Chemistry - Dr. Gayle Schueller, Vice President of New Platforms at 3M Company, "Materials and Technical Innovation for Relevance in a Changing World"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory. Reception immediately following in CLSL-A atrium.
  3. Week of March 1, 2017

    1. Thursday, March 2, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmMr. Anthony Sotelo
        Mr. Anthony Sotelo, UIUC, "Stimulated Raman Imaging for Drug Development and Disease Progression"
        163 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pmMr. Chengtian "John" Shen
        Mr. Chengtian Shen, UIUC, "TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  4. Week of March 5, 2017

    1. Monday, March 6, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. John A. Porco Jr., Boston University, title "Recent Studies Towards the Synthesis of Bioactive Natural Products"
        TBD
    2. Tuesday, March 7, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmMr. Chad Ungarean
        Mr. Chad Ungarean, UIUC, "TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    3. Wednesday, March 8, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Troy van Voorhis, MIT, "Electronic dynamics in complex environments: from electron transfer to singlet fission"
        B102 CLSL
    4. Thursday, March 9, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmMr. Zheng Li, UIUC, "TBA"
        A133 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab
      2. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. Zengyi Shao, Iowa State University, "Exploring Conventional and Nonconventional Yeasts to Produce Polymer, Pharmaceutical and Cosmetics Precursors"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      3. 4:00 pmTBD
        C.S. Marvel Postdoc Symposium: Mr. Scott Barraza, UIUC, "Synthesis and Functionalization of Novel Silicon-containing Heterocycles for Drug Discovery", Mr. Andrew Riley, UIUC, "Development of Broad-spectrum Nybomycin Antibiotics"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
  5. Week of March 12, 2017

    1. Tuesday, March 14, 2017

      1. 9:00 amMr. Ryan Baumgartner, UIUC, "Cooperative Polymerization of Alpha-helices Induced by Macromolecular Architecture"
        33 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. Gerald Fuller, Stanford University, "The Fluid Dynamics of Ultra-low Surface Tension Liquids"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      3. 4:00 pmMs. Lauren Hagler
        Ms. Lauren Hagler, UIUC, "TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      4. 4:00 pmProfessor Kyle M. Lancaster, Cornell University, "TBA"
        1024 CA
    2. Thursday, March 16, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmMr. Grant Hisao, UIUC, Final Defense " TBA'
        171 Roger Adams Laboratory
      2. 2:00 pmMs. Yi Ren
        Ms. Yi Ren, Final Defense, UIUC, "Development of Mechano-Active Organic Materials for Shock Wave Energy Dissipation"
        3269 Beckman Institute
      3. 4:00 pmProf. David Nicewicz
        Professor David Nicewicz, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, "New Avenues in Synthesis via Organic Photoredox Catalysis"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  6. Week of March 19, 2017

    1. Monday, March 20, 2017

      1. 8:00 pmBailar Lecture, Professor Omar M. Yaghi, University of California, Berkeley, "TBA"
        B102
    2. Tuesday, March 21, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmBailar Lecture, Professor Omar M. Yaghi, University of California, Berkeley, "TBA"
        B102
  7. Week of March 26, 2017

    1. Monday, March 27, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmAmgen Representative
        Amgen Lecture: Dr. Ana Minatti, Amgen Representative, "β-Secretase Research at Amgen: Past, Present and Future"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 5:00 pmProfessor Dirk Trauner
        Amgen Lecture: Professor Dirk Trauner, New York University, "A Tale Of Two Stereoisomers"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, March 28, 2017

      1. 9:00 amMr. Richard Graybill, UIUC, Final Defense "Title TBA"
        171 Roger Adams Laboratory
      2. 1:00 pmMr. James Wade, UIUC Final Defense "TBA"
        433 Roger Adams Laboratory
      3. 4:00 pmMr. Riley Svec
        Mr. Riley Svec, UIUC, "TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    3. Wednesday, March 29, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Stephen Leone, UC-Berkeley, "Attosecond Dynamics: From Molecules to Semiconductor Solids"
        B102 CLSL
    4. Thursday, March 30, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmMr. Meng Wu
        Mr. Meng Wu, UIUC, "TBD"
        163 Noyes Lab
      2. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. Yu-Shan Lin, Tufts University, "Understanding and Designing Cyclic Peptides"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      3. 3:30 pmTBD
        Fuson Student Talks: Mr. Stephan Ammann, UIUC, "Enantioselective Allylic C–H Oxidation of Terminal Olefins to Isochromans via Pd(II)/Chiral Sulfoxide Catalysis", Graham Hudson, UIUC "Expanding Thiopeptide Chemical Space Through In Vitro Enzymatic Synthesis", Emma Southgate, UIUC "Total synthesis of lycoricidine through chemical dearomatization of bromobenzene"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    5. Friday, March 31, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmDr. Alla Kloss, Genzyme Corp. Title "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  8. Week of April 2, 2017

    1. Monday, April 3, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmGraduate Student Appreciation Week: Pizza Luncheon
        Chemistry Life Sciences Lab A Atrium
    2. Tuesday, April 4, 2017

      1. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm   Jupiter's at the CrossingGraduate Student Appreciation Week: Research Group Trivia Competition
        Jupiter's at the Crossing, 2511 Village Green Pl, Champaign, IL 61822
    3. Wednesday, April 5, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm   Atrium of CLSLGraduate Student Appreciation Week: Cake and Ice Cream Social
        Atrium of CLSL A
    4. Thursday, April 6, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmMr. Christopher Reinhardt
        Mr. Christopher Reinhardt, UIUC, "TBD"
        163 Noyes Lab
      2. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm   Illini Union Rec Bowling Graduate Student Appreciation Week: Cosmic Bowling
        Illini Union Bowling Lower Level
    5. Friday, April 7, 2017

      1.  Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Undergraduate Awards Ceremony
        B102 CLSL
      2.  Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Undergraduate Research Symposium
        CLSL A-Atrium
      3. 9:00 am - 12:00 pm   Pick up your list at my office (109 Noyes Lab) and deliver your list back to me by 12:00 noon.  Graduate Student Appreciation Week: Scavenger Hunt
        109 Noyes Lab
      4. 12:00 pmhttps://www.aaas.org/person/shirley-malcom
        Dr. Shirley M. Malcom, American Association for the Advancement of Science, title TBA
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
      5. 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm   Atrium of RALGraduate Student Appreciation Week: Awards Ceremony
        Atrium of RAL
  9. Week of April 9, 2017

    1. Monday, April 10, 2017

      1. 10:00 amMs. Yeyoung Ha, UIUC, "Investigation of Electrochemical Interfaces at the Molecular Level"
        33 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, April 11, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Peter Ford, UC Santa Barbara, "TBA"
        1024 Chem Annex
    3. Thursday, April 13, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Leonid A. Mirny, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, title TBA
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Eric Anslyn
        Professor Eric Anslyn, The University of Texas at Austin, "Two Tales of Supramolecular Analytical Chemistry"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    4. Friday, April 14, 2017

      1. 11:00 amMr. Troy Comi, UIUC Final Defense "DEVELOPMENT Of ENABLING TECHNOLOGIES FOR SINGLE CELL ANALYSIS WITH MASS SPECTROMETRY"
        33 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 4:00 pm"Professor Yossi Weizmann, University of Chicago, Title, TBA
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  10. Week of April 16, 2017

    1. Monday, April 17, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Karin Musier-Forsyth
        Prof. Karin Musier-Forsyth, Ohio State University, "Biological and Biophysical Studies of Host tRNA and HIV-1 Genomic RNA Packaging "
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, April 18, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmMr. Yanhua "Henry" Xu
        Mr. Yanhua Xu, UIUC, "TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 4:00 pmSuslick-Sessler Lecture, James Collman, Stanford University, "TBA"
        TBA
    3. Wednesday, April 19, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Randall Goldsmith, University of Wisconsin - Madison, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    4. Thursday, April 20, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. Katharina Ribbeck, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      2. 4:00 pmProf. Mark Gandelman
        Professor Mark Gandelman, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  11. Week of April 23, 2017

    1. Monday, April 24, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Thomas Maimone
        Professor Thomas Maimone, University of California, Berkeley, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, April 25, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmMs. Alex Stanton, UIUC, TBA
        433 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 4:00 pmMs. Stephanie Nakamata Huynh
        Ms. Stephanie Nakamata Huynh, UIUC, "TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    3. Wednesday, April 26, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Joseph T. Hodges, National Institute of Standards and Technology, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    4. Thursday, April 27, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmMr. Marc Ryan Gancayco
        Mr. Marc Ryan Gancayco, UIUC, "TBD"
        163 Noyes Lab
      2. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. Michael Solomon, University of Michigan, "Biomechanics of Bacterial Biofilms and its Connection to Bloodstream Infection and Clotting"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      3. 4:00 pmDr. Bruce Ellsworth
        Bristol-Myers Squibb Lecture: Dr. Bruce Ellsworth, Bristol-Myers Squibb, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      4. 5:00 pmProfessor Stephen Buchwald
        Bristol-Myers Squibb Lecture: Professor Stephen Buchwald, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  12. Week of May 1, 2017

    1. Monday, May 1, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Anna K. Mapp, University of Michigan, title TBA
        TBD
    2. Tuesday, May 2, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmMs. Edzna Garcia Ramirez
        Ms. Edzna Garcia Ramirez, UIUC, "TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Claudia Turro, Ohio State, "TBA"
        1024 CA
    3. Thursday, May 4, 2017

      1. 10:00 am - 11:30 amValerie Young
        "Impostor Syndrome", Valerie Young <Live Webcast>
        Chemistry Annex Auditorium (1CA)
    4. Friday, May 5, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmFlygare Memorial Lecture, Prof.Marsha I. Lester, University of Pennsylvania, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  13. Week of May 7, 2017

    1. Tuesday, May 9, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmJennifer Doudna
        Kenneth L. Rinehart Lecture in Chemical Biology: Professor Jennifer Doudna, University of California, Berkeley, "Title TBA"
        Alice Campbell Alumni Center
  14. Week of May 14, 2017

    1. Sunday, May 14, 2017

      1. 10:00 amSpeaker will be announced later this spring.
        Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Convocation
        Tryon Festival Theatre, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
  15. Week of August 13, 2017

    1. Monday, August 14, 2017

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2017
        Various
    2. Tuesday, August 15, 2017

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2017
        Various
    3. Wednesday, August 16, 2017

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2017
        Various
    4. Thursday, August 17, 2017

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2017
        Various
    5. Friday, August 18, 2017

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2017
        Various
    6. Saturday, August 19, 2017

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2017
        Various
  16. Week of August 20, 2017

    1. Sunday, August 20, 2017

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2017
        Various
    2. Monday, August 21, 2017

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2017
        Various
    3. Tuesday, August 22, 2017

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2017
        Various
    4. Wednesday, August 23, 2017

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2017
        Various
    5. Thursday, August 24, 2017

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2017
        Various
    6. Friday, August 25, 2017

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2017
        Various
      2. 1:00 pmKeynote: Jon Clardy, Harvard University, title TBA
        13th Annual Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Program Symposium
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
    7. Saturday, August 26, 2017

      1. All DayGrad Orientation Weeks 2017
        Various
  17. Week of September 3, 2017

    1. Tuesday, September 5, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. David Kokel, University California, San Diego, title TBA
        TBD
  18. Week of September 17, 2017

    1. Friday, September 22, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmProf. Eric Gaucher, Georgia Institute of Technology, title TBA
        TBD
  19. Week of October 1, 2017

    1. Thursday, October 5, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Alan Saghatelian, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, title TBA
        TBD
  20. Week of October 8, 2017

    1. Monday, October 9, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Vy M. Dong
        R.C. Fuson Lecture: Professor Vy M. Dong, University of California at Irvine, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, October 10, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Vy M. Dong
        R.C. Fuson Lecture: Professor Vy M. Dong, University of California at Irvine, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
  21. Week of October 15, 2017

    1. Tuesday, October 17, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Kevan Shokat, University California, San Francisco, title TBA
        TBD
  22. Week of November 12, 2017

    1. Friday, November 17, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmProf. Peter C. Dedon, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, title TBA
        TBD
  23. Week of November 26, 2017

    1. Monday, November 27, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Sarah E. Reisman, California Institute of Technology, title TBA
        TBD
  24. Week of December 3, 2017

    1. Monday, December 4, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Xiaowei Zhuang
        Kenneth L. Rinehart Lecture in Chemical Biology: Professor Xiaowei Zhuang, Harvard University, Title: "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Wednesday, December 6, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Kenneth M. Merz, Michigan State University, title TBA
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  25. Week of January 28, 2018

    1. Monday, January 29, 2018

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Victoria D'Souza, Harvard University, title TBA
        TBD

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