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  1. Week of September 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 1, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    2. Wednesday, September 2, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    3. Thursday, September 3, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    4. Friday, September 4, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    5. Saturday, September 5, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

  2. Week of September 6, 2015

    1. Sunday, September 6, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    2. Monday, September 7, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    3. Tuesday, September 8, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    4. Wednesday, September 9, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    5. Thursday, September 10, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    6. Friday, September 11, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    7. Saturday, September 12, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

  3. Week of September 13, 2015

    1. Sunday, September 13, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    2. Monday, September 14, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    3. Tuesday, September 15, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    4. Wednesday, September 16, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    5. Thursday, September 17, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    6. Friday, September 18, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    7. Saturday, September 19, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

  4. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Sunday, September 20, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    2. Monday, September 21, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    3. Tuesday, September 22, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    4. Wednesday, September 23, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    5. Thursday, September 24, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    6. Friday, September 25, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    7. Saturday, September 26, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

  5. Week of September 27, 2015

    1. Sunday, September 27, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    2. Monday, September 28, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    3. Tuesday, September 29, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    4. Wednesday, September 30, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

  6. Week of October 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, October 1, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    2. Friday, October 2, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    3. Saturday, October 3, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

  7. Week of October 4, 2015

    1. Sunday, October 4, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    2. Monday, October 5, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    3. Tuesday, October 6, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    4. Wednesday, October 7, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    5. Thursday, October 8, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    6. Friday, October 9, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    7. Saturday, October 10, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

  8. Week of October 11, 2015

    1. Sunday, October 11, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    2. Monday, October 12, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    3. Tuesday, October 13, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    4. Wednesday, October 14, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    5. Thursday, October 15, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    6. Friday, October 16, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    7. Saturday, October 17, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

  9. Week of October 18, 2015

    1. Sunday, October 18, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    2. Monday, October 19, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    3. Tuesday, October 20, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    4. Wednesday, October 21, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    5. Thursday, October 22, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    6. Friday, October 23, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    7. Saturday, October 24, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

  10. Week of October 25, 2015

    1. Sunday, October 25, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    2. Monday, October 26, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    3. Tuesday, October 27, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    4. Wednesday, October 28, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    5. Thursday, October 29, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    6. Friday, October 30, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL

    7. Saturday, October 31, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmVishnu Krishnamurthy (Zhang Lab)

        116 RAL


  1. Week of September 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, September 3, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Kenneth Suslick, UIUC, "The 35th Seminar on Seminars"

        217 Noyes

    2. Friday, September 4, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): CANCELLED
      2. 3:00 pm  

        Advisor: Professor Paul Hergenrother

        Ms. Elizabeth Parkinson


        Ms. Elizabeth Parkinson, Final Defense, UIUC, "Deoxynyboquinones as NQO1-targeted anticancer compounds and deoxynybomycins as potent and selective antibiotics"

        165 Noyes Lab

      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Michael Thackeray, Argonne National Laboratory, "Energy Storage: Challenges and Opportunities in an Evolving Lithium Economy"

        116 RAL

  2. Week of September 6, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 8, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmInorganic Student Select Seminar, Professor Oleg Ozerov, Texas A & M University, "New Borylation Chemistry with Pincer Complexes"

        217 Noyes

    2. Thursday, September 10, 2015

      1. 1:00 pmFINAL DEFENSE - Sophia Yi (Gennis Lab) - SURVEYING THE HIGH-AFFINITY QUINONE BINDING SITE IN CYTOCHROME aa3-600 MENAQUINOL OXIDASE FROM BACILLUS SUBTILIS BY BIOCHEMICAL AND EPR METHODS

        B124 CLSL

      2. 2:00 pmCHBE 565: an International Paper Company Lecture Series, Prof. Fanxing Li, North Carolina State University, "Tailored Transition Metal Oxides for Sustainable Carbonaceous Fuel Conversion"

        117 Roger Adams Laboratory

      3. 4:00 pm  

        Materials Chemistry

        Professor Paula Hammond, MIT, "Nanostructured Polymer Assemblies for Targeted Bioresponsive Cancer Delivery"

        190 ESB

    3. Friday, September 11, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Pierre Joliot


        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Pierre Joliot (Institut de Biologie Physico-Chimique), "Compartmentation of plastoquinone and plastocyanin in plant thylakoids"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)

      2. 2:00 pm

        Arun Anantharam, Wayne State


        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC):Secretory vesicle heterogeneity and the regulation of fusion pore expansion

        144 Loomis Lab

      3. 4:00 pm  

        Analytical Chemistry CHEM 525 Literature Seminar, Advisor- Ryan Bailey

        Mr. Steven R. Doonan, UIUC, "Methods and Analytical Challenges in Profiling Bacterial Biofilms on Implanted Medical Devices"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

  3. Week of September 13, 2015

    1. Wednesday, September 16, 2015

      1. 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmHow to Succeed in Graduate School Panel Discussion
    2. Thursday, September 17, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm  

        G.F. Smith Lecture-Analytical Chemistry

        Reception starting at 3:15 outside of 116 RAL

        Professor Christian Amatore


        Professor Christian Amatore, Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris "Palladium Catalyzed Cross-Coupling Reactions: A Few Mechanistic Truths beyond a Nobel Prize"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    3. Friday, September 18, 2015

      1. 9:00 amEngineering at Illinois Impact Day 2015

        Beckman Institute

        405 N. Mathews Ave.

        Urbana, Illinois

      2. All DayNo Biochemistry Seminar Today in lieu of Chemistry G. F. Smith Memorial Lecture. Keynote address by Prof. Christian Amatore (Ecole Normale Superieure-Paris) "TBA"

        116 RAL

      3. 2:00 pm

        Dr. Sarah Keller, University of Washington, Seattle


        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Short stories in membrane biophysics of how complex behavior arises from minimal components

        144 Loomis

      4. 4:00 pm  

        G.F. Smith Lecture-Analytical Chemistry

        Prof. Christian Amatore


        Professor Christian Amatore- Ecole Normale Superieure- Paris- "Seeing, Measuring and Understanding Vesicular Exocytosis of Neurotransmitters"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

  4. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 22, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565: an International Paper Company Lecture Series-TOWN HALL MEETING for CHBE Graduate Students

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

      2. 3:00 pm  

        Advisor: Professor Wilfred van der Donk

        Ms. Chantal Garcia De Gonzalo


        Ms. Chantal Garcia De Gonzalo, Final Defense, UIUC "Title TBA"

        171 Roger Adams Lab

    2. Wednesday, September 23, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmNitesh Shashikanth (Leckband Lab)

        116 RAL

      2. 4:00 pmSwaminath Srinivas (Cronan Lab)

        116 RAL

    3. Thursday, September 24, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565: an International Paper Company Lecture Series, Prof. Martha Grover, Georgia Institute of Technology, "Design and Control of Self-Assembly"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

      2. 4:00 pm

        Michael D. Burkart


        Professor Michael D. Burkart, University of California, San Diego, title "Protein interactions in modular synthases"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    4. Friday, September 25, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Raven Huang


        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Raven Huang (University of Illinois), "RNA damage and repair: offensive and defensive mechanisms in living organisms for survival"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)

      2. 2:00 pm

        Dr. Hernan G. Garcia, Molecular & Cell Biology, UC Berkeley


        "How, when and where in pattern formation: Spying on embryonic development one molecule at a time"

        144 Loomis

  5. Week of September 27, 2015

    1. Monday, September 28, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm  

        Reception immediately following in the 'A' Atrium CLSL

        Professor Dennis Dougherty


        Kenneth L. Rinehart Lecture in Chemical Biology: Professor Dennis Dougherty, Caltech, "Chemistry on the Brain: Understanding the Nicotine Receptor"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

    2. Tuesday, September 29, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm  

        Advisor: Professor Jonathan Sweedler

        Ms. Sarah Dowd, Final Defense UIUC "Mass Spectrometry-based Identification and Quantitation of Endogenous Peptides in Complex Biological Matrices"

        401 Roger Adams Laboratory

      2. 4:00 pm  

        Chem 535 Lit Seminar

        Alfredo Garcia


        Mr. Alfredo Garcia, UIUC, "Title TBA

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    3. Wednesday, September 30, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Ryan Steele, University of Utah, "Ab Initio Molecular Motion and Ionized Water"

        B102 CLSL

      2. 4:00 pmKeith Westcott Fellow in Biochemistry: Gregory Miner (Fratti Lab)

        116 RAL

      3. 4:00 pmKeith Westcott Fellow inn Biochemistry: Matthew Starr (Fratti Lab)

        116 RAL

  6. Week of October 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, October 1, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565: an International Paper Company Lecture Series, Prof. David Boger, University of Melbourne, Australia, "From Boger Fluids to Environmental Rheology"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

      2. 4:00 pm  

        Chemi 535 Lit Seminar

        Ms. Anasheh Sookezian


        Ms. Anasheh Sookezian, UIUC, "Title TBA

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    2. Friday, October 2, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Jamie H. D. Cate


        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Jamie H. D. Cate (University of California, Berkeley), "TBD"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)

      2. 1:00 pm

        Mr. Marshall Brennan


        Mr. Marshall Brennan, Final Defense, UIUC, "Mechanisms of Multielectron Redox Catalysis with Low-valent Cobalt: Defining the Roles of Coordination Number, Stereoelectronics and Field Effects in Selectivity for Two-electron Chemistry"

        170 Noyes Lab, Chemistry Library Conference Room

      3. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Dr. Matthew Scott, University of Waterloo

        144 Loomis

  7. Week of October 4, 2015

    1. Monday, October 5, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Dr. John R. Barr

        Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

        National Center for Environmental Health

        Division of Laboratory Sciences

         


        Dr. John R. Barr, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, title "TBA"

        116 RAL

    2. Tuesday, October 6, 2015

      1. 4:30 pm  

        reception immediately following

        Richard C. Alkire Investiture, honoring Professor Hong Yang

        Alice Campbell Alumni Center

    3. Wednesday, October 7, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmKeith Westcott Fellow in Biochemistry and Lowell Hager Fellow in Biochemistry: Jon Chekan (Nair Lab)

        116 RAL

      2. 4:00 pmKeith Westcott Fellow in Biochemistry: Shannon Walsh (Silverman Lab)

        116 RAL

    4. Thursday, October 8, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm  

        CHEM 575 Lit Seminar

        Ms. Chang He


        Ms. Chang He, UIUC, "Title TBA"

        163 Noyes Lab

    5. Friday, October 9, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Dr. Andre Fenton, SUNY

        144 Loomis

      2. 4:00 pm

        Sir John E. Walker


        Biochemistry Seminar: Colin A. Wraight Lecture, Sir John E. Walker (MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit, Cambridge), "TBA"

        Beckman Institute Auditorium

    6. Saturday, October 10, 2015

      1. All Day

        Tony Crofts, Les Dutton, Shelagh M. Ferguson-Miller, Rudy Fratti, Govindjee, Neil Hunter, Marilyn Gunner, David Kramer, Susan Martinis, Donald Ort, Sara Sackett, Stephen G. Sligar, Keith Westcott, Neal Woodbury


        Biochemistry Seminar: Colin A. Wraight Memorial Symposium

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)

  8. Week of October 11, 2015

    1. Monday, October 12, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Amgen Representative


        Amgen Lecture: Sheng Cui, Amgen, "Innovation in API Process Design and Development"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

      2. 5:00 pm

        Professor David Milstein


        Amgen Lecture: Professor David Milstein, Weizmann Institute of Science, "Design and Applications of Metal-Catalyzed Reactions for Sustainable Chemistry"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

    2. Thursday, October 15, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Professor Jennifer Prescher


        Professor Jennifer Prescher, University of California, Irvine, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

      2. 4:00 pm

        Professor Jennifer Prescher


        Professor Jennifer Prescher, University of California, Irvine, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

    3. Friday, October 16, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Pan Tao


        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Tao Pan (University of Chicago), "TBD"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)

      2. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Dr. Anton ARkhipov, Allen Institute for Brain Science
      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Scott Phillips, The Pennsylvania University Title "TBA"

        116 RAL

  9. Week of October 18, 2015

    1. Monday, October 19, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Dr. Kristine Frank


        Abbvie Lecture: Dr. Kristine Frank, Abbvie, "Tricyclic Kinase Inhibitors"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

      2. 5:00 pm

        Professor Jay Siegel


        Abbvie Lecture: Prof. Jay Siegel, Tian Jin University, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

    2. Tuesday, October 20, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Mr. Bryan Reynolds


        Mr. Bryan Reynolds, UIUC, "Title TBA

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    3. Wednesday, October 21, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Joel Bowman, Emory University, "TBA"

        B102 CLSL

      2. 4:00 pmKeith Westcott Fellow in Biochemistry: Julian Reed (Lu Lab)

        116 RAL

      3. 4:00 pmSeung J Oh (Blanke Lab)

        116 RAL

    4. Thursday, October 22, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Ms. Olivia Yang


        Ms. Olivia Yang, UIUC, "Title TBA"

        163 Noyes Lab

      2. 2:00 pmCHBE 565: an International Paper Company Lecture Series, Prof. Wenjun Zhang, University of California, Berkeley, "Biosynthesis of Functionalized Natural Products and Applications"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Rafal Klajn, Materials Chemistry Seminar, Weizmann Institute of Science, "TBA"

        217 Noyes

    5. Friday, October 23, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Jeffrey Esko


        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Jeffrey D. Esko (University of California, San Diego), "Proteoglycans, Arbiters of Lipoprotein Metabolism"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)

      2. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): TBD
  10. Week of October 25, 2015

    1. Monday, October 26, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Jared C. Lewis,ChemBio/Inorganic Seminar, University of Chicago, "TBA"

        116 RAL

      2. 4:00 pm

        Professor Jared Lewis


        Professor Jared Lewis, University of Chicago, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    2. Wednesday, October 28, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm  

        Advisor: Professor Wilfred van der Donk

        Mr. Manuel Ortega


        Mr. Manuel Ortega, Final Defense, UIUC, 'Title TBA"

        171 Roger Adams Lab

    3. Thursday, October 29, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm  

        CHEM 575 Lit Seminar

         

        Mr. Hao Li


        Mr. Hao Li, UIUC, "Title TBA"

        163 Noyes Lab

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Drs. Suzanne Walker & Ian A. Wilson


        Ada Doisy Lectures in BIOCHEMISTRY: Drs.Suzanne Walker (Harvard Medical School) & Ian A. Wilson (The Scripps Research Institute) "TBD"

        MSB Auditorium

      3. 4:00 pm  

        Chem 535 Lit Seminar

        Ms. Rebecca Leising


        Ms. Rebecca Leising, UIUC, "Title TBA

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    4. Friday, October 30, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Drs. Suzanne Walker & Ian A. Wilson


        Ada Doisy Lectures in BIOCHEMISTRY: Drs.Suzanne Walker (Harvard Medical School) & Ian A. Wilson (The Scripps Research Institute) "TBD"

        MSB Auditorium

      2. 2:00 pmBiological Physics Seminar (CPLC): Dr. Greg Huber, UCSB, Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics

        144 Loomis

      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Michael Mirkin, Queens College, Title "TBA"

        116 RAL


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