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  1. Week of January 16, 2017

    1. Wednesday, January 18, 2017

      1. 10:00 amDr. Jack Cahill, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, "Chemical Analysis at Small Scales: Developments in Single Particle and Imaging Mass Spectrometry"
        B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory
    2. Thursday, January 19, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProfessor Brandi Cossairt, University of Washington, "From Multimetallic Catalysts to Nanoscale Phosphides: Building Complex Inorganic 'Molecules' with Atom-Level Precision"
        217 Noyles Lab
    3. Friday, January 20, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmDr. Wenliang Huang, Seminar of Special Interest, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Molecular Design in Organometallic Rare-Earth Reduction Chemistry and Organic Light-Emitting Diodes (OLEDs)"
        116 RAL
  2. Week of January 22, 2017

    1. Monday, January 23, 2017

      1. 11:00 amDr. Ertugrul Osbudak
        Special BioPhysics (CPLC) Seminar: "Precision in Developmental Pattern Formation. "
        276 Loomis
      2. 4:00 pmDr. Jamie Neely, Seminar of Special Interest, Princeton University, "TBA"
        1024 CA
    2. Tuesday, January 24, 2017

      1. 11:00 amDr. Ertugrul Osbudak
        Special BioPhysics (CPLC) Seminar: "Precision in Developmental Pattern Formation. "
        276 Loomis
      2. 10:00 amDr. Hee-Sun Han, Harvard University Title "Towards a holistic understanding of intact, complex biological systems"
        161 Noyes Lab
    3. Wednesday, January 25, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmMariana Lencina (Gennis) -
        116 RAL
    4. 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"
        TBD
    5. 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
      2. 12:00 pmDr. Alexei Korennykh
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Alexei Korennykh (Princeton University), "Self-RNA in cross-sight of mammalian stress response"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
    6. Saturday, January 28, 2017

      1. 9:30 am - 6:30 pmweSTEM Conference
        Illini Union Ballroom, Rooms 314 A & B
  3. 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. 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
  4. 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. 4:00 pmAmy Carruthers (Huang) -
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmGovindjee Award for Excellence in Biological Research: William Arnold (Das) -
        116 RAL
    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. Chad Rienstra
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Chad Rienstra (University of Illinois), TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      2. 12:00 pmDr. Michael Schulz, Seminar of Special Interest, California Institute of Technology, "TBA"
        TBA
      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Francis Zamborini, University of Louisville, Title "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  5. 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"
        TBD
    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. 4:00 pmLu Chen (Gennis/Oldfield) -
        116 RAL
      4. 4:00 pmWaqar Arif (Kalsotra)) -
        116 RAL
    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"
        TBD
    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
  6. 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 RAL
    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, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pmRuchia Duggal (Sligar) -
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmXingchen Dong (Chen) -
        116 RAL
    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
    5. Friday, February 17, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Patrick Barth
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Patrick Barth (Baylor College of Medicine), TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      2. 2:00 pmDr. Margaret Cheung
        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): “TBA” Dr. Cheung
        Loomis 144
  7. 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, "Title TBA"
        TBD
    2. Tuesday, February 21, 2017

      1. 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
      2. 4:00 pmLogan Hurst (Fratti) -
        116 RAL
      3. 4:00 pmYuanyuan Hu (Cronan) -
        116 RAL
    4. Friday, February 24, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmDr. Roy Dar
        Biological Physics Seminar (CPLC): “TBA” Dr. Dar
        Loomis 144
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Susan Richardson, University of South Carolina Title "TBA"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
  8. Week of February 26, 2017

    1. Monday, February 27, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Levi Stanley
        Prof. Levi Stanley, Iowa State University, Title: "TBD"
        TBD
    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.

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