Seminars of Interest

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  1. Week of January 26, 2015

    1. Monday, January 26, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   MatSE Department ColloquiaMark Hybertsen, Brookhaven National Laboratory, "From the "band-gap" problem in semiconductors to functional nano materials"
        100 Materials and Science and Engineering Building
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Matthew Francis
        Professor Matthew Francis, University of California, Berkeley, "Building New Materials From Chemically Modified Proteins"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Wednesday, January 28, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmDr. Lee-ping Wang, Physical Seminar of Special Interest, Stanford University, "Ab initio discovery of energy conversion pathways - theory and applications"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmChang Sun (Gennis Lab) - "Functional and Structural characterizations on the LM dimer from bacterial photosynthetic reaction center of Rb. sphaeroides"
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmSeung J. Oh (Blanke Lab) - "identification of the receptor binding site on vacuolation cytotoxin from Helicobacter pylori"
        116 RAL
    3. Thursday, January 29, 2015

      1. 1:00 pmFINAL DEFENSE: Pei Wang (Huang Lab) - Discovery and Characterization of Novel RNA Repair systems.
        Room 532 Morrill Hall
      2. 4:00 pmDr. John Macor
        Bristol-Myers Squibb: Dr. John Macor, Bristol Meyers Squibb Representative, "Heterocycles as Bioisosteres in the Discovery of Orally Active CGRP Receptor Antagonists for the Treatment of Migraine"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      3. 5:00 pmProfessor Dennis Hall
        Bristol-Myers Squibb: Professor Dennis Hall, University of Alberta, "Breaking New Ground in Stereocontrol and Catalysis with Boronic Acids"
        116 RAL
    4. Friday, January 30, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm

        Bo Wang, UIUC


        RESCHEDULED: Bo Wang (UIUC): TBD
        144 Loomis
  2. Week of February 1, 2015

    1. Monday, February 2, 2015

      1. 11:00 am   Chemical Biology Seminar of Special InterestDr. Jeremy Baskin
        Dr. Jeremy Baskin, Chemical Biology Special Interest Seminar, Yale University, "Mechanisms controlling phosphoinositide synthesis at the plasma membrane"
        165 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pm   MatSE Department ColloquiaProf. Valeria Milam, Georgia Tech, "Aptamer Panning Against Gold"
        100 Materials and Science and Engineering Building
    2. Wednesday, February 4, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Peter Rossky, Rice University, "Exciton Migration and Dissociation in Conjugated Molecular Materials"
        B102 CLSL
    3. Friday, February 6, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Eric Jan
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Eric Jan (University of British Columbia), "Translational Recoding by a Viral Internal Ribosome Entry Site"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      2. 2:00 pm

        John Elf, Uppsala University


        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): "Single molecule investigations of transcription factor kinetics living bacterial cells"
        144 Loomis
    4. Saturday, February 7, 2015

      1. All DayweSTEM Conference
        I Hotel and Conference Center
  3. Week of February 8, 2015

    1. Monday, February 9, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm   Materials ChemistryDr. Katherine Mirica, MIT, "Responsive Nanomaterials for Electronic Chemical Sensors"
        165 NL
      2. 4:00 pm   MatSE Department ColloquiaProf. Juan de Pablo, The University of Chicago, "TBA"
        100 Materials and Science and Engineering Building
    2. Tuesday, February 10, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 9:50 amWCC Stoesser Breakfast with Dr. Nancy B. Jackson, U.S. Department of State
        171 Roger Adams Laboratory
      2. 4:00 pm2015 Sylvia Stoesser Lecture in Chemistry: Dr. Nancy Jackson, U.S. Department of State, "Science Going Global: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory. Reception immediately following lecture in the CLSL-A atrium.
    3. Wednesday, February 11, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Mischa Bonn, Max Planck Institute, Mainz, "Structure an Dynamics of Interfacial Water"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmEZ Ellis (Fratti Lab)
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmZehua Bao (Zhao Lab)
        116 RAL
    4. Thursday, February 12, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Guangbin Dong
        Prof. Guangbin Dong, Cancer Prevention Research Institute of Texas, "C–C and C–H Functionalization Based on Common Functional Groups"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    5. Friday, February 13, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm

        Yamuna Krishnan, University of Chicago


        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): "Molecular DNA devices in Living Systems"
        144 Loomis
      2. 4:00 pm   Analytical Chemistry SeminarProfessor Mark Johnson
        Professor Mark Johnson- Yale University "From astrochemistry to structural metabolomics:The genesis and promise of vibrationally resolved cryogenic mass spectrometry"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  4. 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, "Gut Reactions: Exploring the Chemistry of the Human Microbiota"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm   5:00pmProf. Emily Balskus
        Prof. Emily Balskus, Harvard University, "Gut Reactions: Exploring the Chemistry of the Human Microbiota"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      3. 4:00 pm   MatsE Department ColloquiaProf. Chris Shuh, MIT, "TBA"
        100 Materials and Science and Engineering Building
    2. Tuesday, February 17, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Inorganic ChemistryProf. Suzanne Bart, Purdue University, Purdue University, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Wednesday, February 18, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Elif Ertikin, UIUC, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmAlex Cioffi (Burke Lab) -
        116 RAL
    4. Thursday, February 19, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMs. Evijola Llabani
        Ms. Evijola Llabani, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        163 Noyes lab
    5. Friday, February 20, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm

        Axel Brunger, Stanford University


        Axel Brunger (Stanford): TBD
        144 Loomis
  5. Week of February 22, 2015

    1. Monday, February 23, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 12:50 pmProfessor David Sarlah
        Meet Professor David Sarlah
        433 RAL
      2. 4:00 pm   MatsE Department ColloquiaChris Benmore, Argonne National Laboratory, "TBA"
        100 Materials and Science and Engineering Building
      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Ryan Shenvi
        Prof. Ryan Shenvi, The Scripps Research Institute, "Chemical Synthesis of Secondary Metabolites"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Tuesday, February 24, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm   Inorganic Chemistry Chemistry 515Mr. Kenan Tokmic, UIUC, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    3. Wednesday, February 25, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmXinyun Cao (Cronan Lab) -
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmZiqiao Ding (Gennis Lab)
        116 RAL
    4. Thursday, February 26, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMr. Kenton Hetrick
        Mr. Kenton Hetrick, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        163 Noyes Lab
      2. 4:00 pmChampak Chatterjee
        Prof. Champak Chatterjee, University of Washington, "Chemical approaches to study ubiquitin-like proteins in bacteria and humans"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    5. Friday, February 27, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Daniel G. Nocera
        CBI/Biochemistry Seminar: Prof. Daniel G. Nocera (Harvard University) "TBD"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, Room B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory
      2. 12:00 pmProf. Daniel G. Nocera
        Prof. Daniel G. Nocera, Harvard University, "The Artificial Leaf"
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmProf. Daniel G. Nocera
        Prof. Daniel G. Nocera, Harvard University, "The Artificial Leaf"
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
      4. 2:00 pm   Advisor: Professor Christina WhiteMs. Shauna Paradine
        Ms. Shauna Paradine, Final Defense, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        433 Roger Adams Lab

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