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  1. Week of July 23, 2014

    1. Thursday, July 24, 2014

      1. 10:00 am   Final Defense, Prof. Ken Suslick, AdvisorMs. Jinrui Guo, UIUC, "Micro- and Nanostructured Materials via Ultrasonic Spray Pyrolysis"
        A133 CLSL
    2. Friday, July 25, 2014

      1. 10:00 am   Final Defense, Prof. Ken Schweizer, AdvisorMr. Ryan Jadrich, UIUC, "Directing Colloidal Structure and Electrical Conductivity Using a Quench-Disordered Large Mesh Fiber Network"
        33 Roger Adams Lab
  2. Week of August 1, 2014

    1. Friday, August 1, 2014

      1. 1:00 pm   Final Defense, Advisor: Prof. Doug MitchellMr. Kyle Dunbar
        Mr. Kyle Dunbar, UIUC, Final Defense, "Revealing the Molecular Details of Azoline Formation in Ribosomal Natural Product Biosynthesis"
        117 Roger Adams Lab
  3. Week of August 3, 2014

    1. Monday, August 4, 2014

      1. 1:00 pmAdrienne Barry Final Defense (Leckband Lab) -
        401 RAL
    2. Tuesday, August 5, 2014

      1. 1:00 pmBijoy Desai Final Defense (Gerlt Lab)
        401 RAL
    3. Wednesday, August 6, 2014

      1. 1:00 pmDaniel Wichelecki Final Defense (Gerlt Lab)
        401 RAL
  4. Week of August 10, 2014

    1. Friday, August 15, 2014

      1. 1:00 pmSheena Smith Final Defense (Kranz Lab)
        B102 CLSL
  5. Week of August 17, 2014

    1. Thursday, August 21, 2014

      1. 9:00 amFINAL DEFENSE, Mei-Hsiu Lai, Professor Hyunjoong Kong, Advisor, "Self-assembly of Bioactive or Electrocatalytic Polyaspartamide"
        117 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 10:00 am   Final Defense, Advisor: Wilfred van der DonkMr. Spencer Peck
        Mr. Spencer Peck, Final Defense, UIUC, "Mechanistic Investigations of Enzymes in Phosphonate Metabolism:
        612 IGB
  6. Week of August 24, 2014

    1. Monday, August 25, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm   Organic ChemistryMs. Patricia Blair, Mr. Marshall Brennan, Mr. Tony Grillo
        Fuson Student Talks: Ms. Patricia Blair, UIUC, "INVESTIGATION OF THE MECHANISM OF ACTION OF A SPECIES-SELECTIVE ANTIBACTERIAL COMPOUND", Mr. Marshall Brennan, UIUC, "LIGAND EFFECTS IN ENABLING TWO-ELECTRON REDOX ON CO(I) DISILAZIDE COMPLEXES: APPLICATIONS TO CATALYTIC CROSS-COUPLING REACTIONS ", Mr. Tony Grillo, UIUC, "RESTORING GROWTH IN PROTEIN DEFICIENT YEAST WITH A SMALL MOLECULE"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    2. Tuesday, August 26, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmInorganic T.S. Piper Awards, Christopher Barile, UIUC, "TBA" and Geoffrey Chambers, UIUC, "TBA"
        217 NL
    3. Thursday, August 28, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm   Inorganic and Materials ChemistryProfessor Kenneth Suslick, UIUC, "Seminar on Seminars"
        217 Noyes Lab
  7. Week of September 1, 2014

    1. Tuesday, September 2, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Professor Michael Jewett, Northwestern University, "Establishing Cell-free Synthetic Biology for the Production of Therapeutics, Materials, and Chemicals"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    2. Friday, September 5, 2014

      1. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmKeynote: Prof. Anthony A. James, UC Irvine
        10h Annual CBI TP Symposium: Prof. Anthony A. James, UC Irvine, "title TBA" & CBI TP trainees
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
    3. Saturday, September 6, 2014

      1.  ChBE GSAC Welcome Picnic
        Harley Residence
  8. Week of September 7, 2014

    1. Wednesday, September 10, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmIrisbel Guzman Sanchez (Gruebele Lab)
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmMichael Gregory (Sligar lab)
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pm   Reception immediately following lecture

        Steven Chu, Professor of Physics and Molecular & Cellular Physiology, Stanford University


        Nelson J. Leonard Distinguished Lecture, Professor Steven Chu, "TBA"
        Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom
    2. Friday, September 12, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmDr. P. Leslie Dutton
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. P. Leslie Dutton (University of Pennsylvania), "TBD"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
  9. Week of September 14, 2014

    1. Tuesday, September 16, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Professor Joelle Frechette, Johns Hopkins University
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    2. Wednesday, September 17, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmWestcott & Carter Fellow: Neal Andruska (Shapiro Lab)
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmWestcott Fellow: Jon Chekan (Nair Lab)
        116 RAL
    3. Friday, September 19, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmDr. David Giedroc
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. David Giedroc (Indiana University), "TBD"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
  10. Week of September 21, 2014

    1. Wednesday, September 24, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Olga Dudko, UCSD, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmWestcott Fellow: Shannon Walsh (Silverman Lab)
        116 RAL
      3. 4:30 pmDaryl Meling (Das Lab)
        116 RAL
    2. Thursday, September 25, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Kazuaki Ishihara
        AbbVie Lecture: Professor Kazuaki Ishihara, Nagoya University, "Title TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    3. Friday, September 26, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Jochen Zimmer
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Jochen Zimmer (University of Virginia), "TBD"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      2. 4:00 pm   Analytical ChemistryProfessor Michael Heien, University of Arizona, "TBA"
        116 RAL
  11. Week of September 28, 2014

    1. Monday, September 29, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm   Inorganic John C. Bailar Lecture2014-2015 John C. Bailar Lecture, Prof. Richard Eisenberg, University of Rochester, "Fifty Years of Dithiolenes: A Gray Dawn, the Loss of Innocence and Fulfilling the Promise"
        100 Noyes Lab
    2. Tuesday, September 30, 2014

      1. 8:00 pm   Inorganic John C. Bailar Lecture2014-2015 John C. Bailar Lecture, Prof. Richard Eisenberg, University of Rochester, "Fuel from Water: The Light-Driven Generation of Hydrogen"
        B102 CLSL
  12. Week of October 1, 2014

    1. Thursday, October 2, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Professort Manos Mavrikakis, University of Wisconsin, Madison, "Reaction Mechanisms and New Catalytic Materials from First-principles"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    2. Friday, October 3, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Craig Thompson
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Craig Thompson (Sloan-Kettering), "TBD"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
  13. Week of October 5, 2014

    1. Monday, October 6, 2014

      1. 5:00 pmDennis and Cathy Houston Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Investiture
        Illini Union, South Lounge
    2. Tuesday, October 7, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Richard Silverman
        Kenneth L. Rinehart Lecture in Chemical Biology: Professor Richard Silverman, Northwestern University, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    3. Friday, October 10, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProf. Richard M. Caprioli
        Prof. Richard M. Caprioli, Vanderbilt University, title "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  14. Week of October 12, 2014

    1. Tuesday, October 14, 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. Wednesday, October 15, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmHager Fellow: Yue Hao (Nair Lab)
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmIsmaeel Muhamed (Leckband Lab)
        116 RAL
    3. Thursday, October 16, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Professor Szu-Wen Wang, University of California, Irvine
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    4. Friday, October 17, 2014

      1.  Biochemistry Seminar: TBA (Lowell P. Hager Memorial Symposium)
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
    5. Saturday, October 18, 2014

      1.  Biochemistry Seminar: TBA (Lowell P. Hager Memorial Symposium)
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
  15. Week of October 19, 2014

    1. Sunday, October 19, 2014

      1.  Biochemistry Seminar: TBA (Lowell P. Hager Memorial Symposium)
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
    2. Tuesday, October 21, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Professor Cynthia Collins, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      2. 4:00 pm   Organic ChemistryProfessor Cathleen Crudden
        Organic Reactions Lecture: Professor Cathleen Crudden, Queen's University, "Title TBD"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    3. Wednesday, October 22, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmPaween Mahinthichaichan (Tajkhorshid/Gennis lab)
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmRanjani Murali (Gennis Lab)
        116 RAL
    4. Thursday, October 23, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Dr. Paul Willems, Technology Vice President for Energy Biosciences, BP
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    5. Friday, October 24, 2014

      1. 8:00 am - 7:00 pm13th Annual ChBE Graduate Research Symposium
    6. Saturday, October 25, 2014

      1. All DayProfessor Melanie Sanford, Professor Julius Rebek Jr., Eric Kool, Eric Jacobsen, Justin Du Bois
        Frontiers Symposium - Speakers: Melanie Sanford, University of Michigan; Julius Rebek Jr., The Scripps Research Institute; Eric Kool, Stanford University; Eric Jacobsen, Harvard University; Justin Du Bois, Stanford University
        Beckman Institute Auditorium
  16. Week of October 26, 2014

    1. Tuesday, October 28, 2014

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmProf. David V. Schaffer
        Prof. David V. Schaffer, University of California at Berkeley, "title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    2. Wednesday, October 29, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Naomi S Ginsberg, UC Berkeley, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmDaniel Harris (Kranz Lab)
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmPeiwen Wu (Lu Lab)
        116 RAL
  17. Week of November 2, 2014

    1. Tuesday, November 4, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Professor Yoo Yeon Won, Purdue University
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    2. Wednesday, November 5, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmJason Bouvier (Gerlt Lab)
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmKiruthika Selvadurai (Huang Lab)
        116 RAL
    3. Thursday, November 6, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm   Inorganic SeminarProfessor Theodor Agapie, Cal Tech, "TBA"
        112 Chem Annex
    4. Friday, November 7, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Jane Jackman
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Jane Jackman (Ohio State University), "TBD"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      2. 4:00 pm   Analytical Chemistry, G.F. Smith Memorial LectureGF Smith Lecture, Prof. R. Graham Cooks, Purdue University, "TBA"
        116 RAL
  18. Week of November 9, 2014

    1. Tuesday, November 11, 2014

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

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Andrew Moran, University of North Carolina, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmShyamal Subramanyam (Maria Spies Lab)
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmYi Yu (van der donk Lab)
        116 RAL
    3. Thursday, November 13, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm   Materials ChemistryProfessor Jill MIllstone, University of Pittsburgh, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
    4. 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
        217 Noyes Laboratory
  19. Week of November 16, 2014

    1. Monday, November 17, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm   Reception immediately following in the 'A' Atrium CLSLProfessor Carolyn Bertozzi
        Marvel Lectrure, Professor Carolyn Bertozzi, University of California, Berkeley, "Title TBD"
        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, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    3. Wednesday, November 19, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Xiaosong Li, University of Washington, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmNitesh Shashikanth (Leckband Lab) -
        116 RAL
  20. Week of December 1, 2014

    1. Wednesday, December 3, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmFord Fellow: Manuel Ortega (van der Donk Lab)
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmSwaminath Srinivas (Cronan Lab)
        116 RAL
    2. Friday, December 5, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmDr. R. David Britt
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. R. David Britt (University of California-Davis), "TBD"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
  21. Week of December 7, 2014

    1. Tuesday, December 9, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCHBE 565 Seminar, Professor Fabio Ribeiro, Purdue University, "Active Sites in Heterogeneous Catalysis: From Single Atoms to Clusters"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
  22. Week of January 18, 2015

    1. Friday, January 23, 2015

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

    1. Wednesday, January 28, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmChang Sun (Gennis Lab) -
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmSeung J. Oh (Blanke Lab) -
        116 RAL
  24. Week of February 1, 2015

    1. Wednesday, February 4, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmEZ Ellis (Fratti Lab)
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmPadmaja Venkatakrishnan (Gennis Lab)
        116 RAL
  25. Week of February 8, 2015

    1. Tuesday, February 10, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm2015 Sylvia Stoesser Lecture in Chemistry: Dr. Nancy Jackson, Sandia National Laboratories, "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    2. Wednesday, February 11, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmHanchao Zhao (Martinis Lab)
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmZehua Bao (Zhao Lab)
        116 RAL
  26. Week of February 15, 2015

    1. Wednesday, February 18, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Elif Ertikin, UIUC, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmAlex Cioffi (Burke Lab) -
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmXinyun Cao (Cronan Lab) -
        116 RAL
    2. Friday, February 20, 2015

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

    1. Wednesday, February 25, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmAaron Frimel (Martinis Lab)
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmZiqiao Ding (Gennis Lab)
        116 RAL
    2. Thursday, February 26, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmChampak Chatterjee
        Prof. Champak Chatterjee, University of Washington, "Title TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
    3. 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, title TBA
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
  28. 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
    2. Wednesday, March 4, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmGus Lawrence (Fratti Lab) -
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmRichard Travers (Morrissey Lab) -
        116 RAL
  29. Week of March 8, 2015

    1. Wednesday, March 11, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmXin Ye (Sligar Lab)
        116 RAL
      2. 4:00 pmZhongyi Li (Martinis Lab) -
        116 RAL
  30. Week of April 5, 2015

    1. Wednesday, April 8, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Kurt Zilm, Yale, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
    2. Friday, April 10, 2015

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

    1. Wednesday, April 15, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Sunney Xie, Harvard University, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  32. Week of April 19, 2015

    1. Wednesday, April 22, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmDr. Farid Salama, NASA-Ames Research Center, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
  33. 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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