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  1. Week of January 24, 2017

    1. Tuesday, January 24, 2017

      1. 10:00 amDr. Hee-Sun Han, Harvard University Title "Towards a holistic understanding of intact, complex biological systems"
        161 Noyes Lab
    2. Thursday, January 26, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Alex Miller
        Professor Alex Miller, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, "Hydride Transfer Tuned by Light and the Reaction Medium: Thermochemistry to Catalysis"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    3. Friday, January 27, 2017

      1. 10:00 amDr. David Hickey, University of Utah "Catalytic Design through Computational Modeling: Exploring the Electrochemical Oxidation of Glycerol by Nitroxyl Radicals"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    4. Saturday, January 28, 2017

      1. 9:30 am - 6:30 pmweSTEM Conference
        Illini Union Ballroom, Rooms 314 A & B
  2. Week of January 29, 2017

    1. Monday, January 30, 2017

      1. 10:00 amXiling Zhao
        Ms. Xiling Zhao, Final Defense, UIUC, "Discovery and Structural Characterization of Lanthipeptides from Soil and Rumen Bacteria"
        117 Roger Adams Laboratory
      2. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmUndergraduate Research Resource Fair
        Illini Union, Rooms B and C
    2. Tuesday, January 31, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Don Tilley, University of California, Berkeley, "Highly Oxidized Metal Species in Water Splitting and Solar Fuels Production"
        1024 Chem Annex
  3. Week of February 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, February 1, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Dwayne Miller, Max Planck Institute-Hamburg, "Mapping Atomic Motions with Ultrabright Electrons: Realization of the Chemists' Gedanken Experiment"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Thursday, February 2, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Amy E. Palmer, University of Colorado at Boulder, title "Quantitative Biology with Genetically Encoded Sensors: Opportunities and Challenges"
        116 RAL
    3. Friday, February 3, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Michael Schulz, Seminar of Special Interest, California Institute of Technology, "TBA"
        TBA
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Francis Zamborini, University of Louisville, Title "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  4. Week of February 5, 2017

    1. Monday, February 6, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. John Jewett
        Prof. John Jewett , University of Arizona, "Viral Muses To Inspire Chemistry"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Wednesday, February 8, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Erik Dreaden, Seminar of Special Interest, MIT, "TBA"
        1024 CA
      2. 2:00 pmProf. Christy Landes, Rice University, "Single molecule dynamics at soft interfaces: from basic science to a $100,000,000,000 problem"
        B102 CLSL
    3. Thursday, February 9, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. John Klier, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, "Applications of Polymer Self Assembly and Association"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      2. 4:00 pmProf. Mingji Dai
        Professor Mingji Dai, Purdue University, "Building Structural Complexity via Tandem Catalytic Transformations: Total Syntheses of Bioactive Macrolides and Terpenes"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    4. Friday, February 10, 2017

      1. 4:00 pm   G.F. Smith Memorial LectureProf. R. Mark Wightman, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Title "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  5. Week of February 12, 2017

    1. Monday, February 13, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Matt Disney
        Prof. Matt Disney, The Scripps Research Institute, "Sequence-Based Design of Small Molecules Targeting RNA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, February 14, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmDr. Jerzy Klosin, Dow Chemical, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Wednesday, February 15, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Susan Marqusee, UC - Berkeley, "Touring the Protein Energy Landscape: the view depends on how and when you look"
        B102 CLSL
    4. Thursday, February 16, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Prof. Nicholas Abbott, University of Wisconsin-Madison, "Influence of Chemical Nanopatterns on Hydrophobic Interactions"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
  6. Week of February 19, 2017

    1. Monday, February 20, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Albert Bowers
        Prof. Albert Bowers, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, "Chemoenzymatic Platforms for the Discovery of New Peptide Therapeutics"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, February 21, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmMr. Jiabao Zhang
        Mr. Jiabao Zhang, UIUC, "TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Hannah Shafaat, Ohio State, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. 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
    4. Thursday, February 23, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmMr. Ephraim Morado
        Mr. Ephraim Morado, UIUC, "TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    5. Friday, February 24, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Susan Richardson, University of South Carolina Title "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  7. Week of February 26, 2017

    1. Monday, February 27, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Levi Stanley
        Prof. Levi Stanley, Iowa State University, Title: "TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, February 28, 2017

      1. 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.
  8. Week of March 1, 2017

    1. Thursday, March 2, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmMr. Anthony Sotelo
        Mr. Anthony Sotelo, UIUC, "TBD"
        163 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pmMr. Chengtian "John" Shen
        Mr. Chengtian Shen, UIUC, "TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  9. Week of March 5, 2017

    1. Monday, March 6, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. John A. Porco Jr., Boston University, title TBA
        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. 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
      2. 4:00 pmTBD
        C.S. Marvel Postdoc Symposium: Mr. Scott Barraza, UIUC, "Title TBA", Mr. Andrew Riley, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
  10. 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
        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"
        217 Noyes Lab
    2. Thursday, March 16, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. David Nicewicz
        Professor David Nicewicz, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  11. Week of March 19, 2017

    1. Monday, March 20, 2017

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

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

    1. Monday, March 27, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmAmgen Representative
        Amgen Lecture: Dr. Ana Minatti, Amgen Representative, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 5:00 pmProfessor Dirk Trauner
        Amgen Lecture: Professor Dirk Trauner, New York University, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, March 28, 2017

      1. 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, "Title TBA", Graham Hudson, UIUC "Title TBA", Emma Southgate, UIUC "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    5. Friday, March 31, 2017

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

    1. Thursday, April 6, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmMr. Christopher Reinhardt
        Mr. Christopher Reinhardt, UIUC, "TBD"
        163 Noyes Lab
    2. 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. 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
  14. Week of April 9, 2017

    1. 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, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Friday, April 14, 2017

      1. 4:00 pm"Professor Yossi Weizmann, University of Chicago, Title, TBA
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  15. Week of April 16, 2017

    1. Monday, April 17, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Karin Musier-Forsyth
        Prof. Karin Musier-Forsyth, Ohio State University, Title: "TBA"
        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
  16. 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. 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
  17. 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"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Friday, May 5, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmFlygare Memorial Lecture, Prof.Marsha I. Lester, University of Pennsylvania, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. Week of August 20, 2017

    1. Friday, August 25, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmKeynote: Jon Clardy, Harvard University, title TBA
        13th Annual Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Program Symposium
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
  21. Week of September 3, 2017

    1. Tuesday, September 5, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. David Kokel, University California, San Diego, title TBA
        TBD
  22. Week of October 1, 2017

    1. Thursday, October 5, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Alan Saghatelian, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, title TBA
        TBD
  23. 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
  24. Week of October 15, 2017

    1. Tuesday, October 17, 2017

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

    1. Friday, November 17, 2017

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

    1. Monday, November 27, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Sarah E. Reisman, California Institute of Technology, title TBA
        TBD
  27. 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

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