Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Chemistry & Biochemistry Colloquium 2017-2018

Colloquia are held at 4:00 p.m. in WO1205 unless otherwise noted.

                                             Fall 2017

Date

Speaker

Host

8-28-2017 Faculty Talks  
8-30-2017 TA Orientation  
9-4-2017  Labor Day  
9-6-2017  Faculty Talks  
9-11-2017  Faculty Talks  
9-13-2017  Faculty Talks  
9-18-2017  Faculty Talks  
9-20-2017    
9-25-2017    
9-27-2017    
10-2-2017    
10-4-2017    
10-9-2017 Prof. Peng Liu, University of Pittsburgh
Title: Computational Studies of Functionalization of C-H, C-C Bonds and Olefins
Jianglong Zhu 
10-11-2017 Prof. John Wolfe, University of Michigan
Title: Palladium-Catalyzed Alkene Difunctionalization Reactions for the Synthesis of Heterocycles and Carbocycles
Wei Li
10-16-2017 Fall Break  
10-18-2017    
10-23-2017    
10-25-2017 Prof. David Benson, Calvin College
Title: Oxidative Protein Post-Translational Modifications and Protein Oxidation
Ajith Karunarathne
10-30-2017

Dr. Andrew Lees, Fina Biosolutions LLC
Public: Towards Affordable Conjugate Vaccines: Efficient Chemistry, Low Cost Carrier Protein and Supporting New Entrants

Special Seminar: 

Grad Student/Post Doc:  Life as a Micro Bio-Entrepreneur
BO 2083 - 12:00 - 12:30 pm

 

 

Peter Andreana
11-1-2017    
11-6-2017    
11-8-2017    
11-13-2017 Dr. Tom Connelly, CEO of the American Chemical Society
Title: TBA
Joanna Hinton
Jon Kirchhoff
11-15-2017    
11-20-2017 Prof. Guijun Wang, Old Dominion University
Title: Synthesis and Applications of Glycomimetics, from Asymmetric Synthesis to Advanced Materials
Peter Andreana 
11-22-2017 Thanksgiving Break  
11-27-2017 Dissertation Defense: Krishnakant Patel Peter Andreana 
11-29-2017    
12-1-2017 Dissertation Defense: Vinay Mutthamsetty Ron Viola
12-4-2017 Prof. Amanda J. Morris, Virginia Tech
Title: Mechanistic Insight into Efficient Energy Transfer in Metal Organic Frameworks
Michael Young
12-6-2017 Prof. Joshua Pierce, North Carolina State University
Title: Marine Natural Products Synthesis: A Platform for Chemical and Biological Discovery
Wei Li
12-8-2017    

Spring 2018

Date

Speaker(s)

Host

1-15-2018 Martin Luther King Jr. Day  
1-17-2018 Biochemistry Faculty Search Candidate  
1-22-2017 Prof. Richard Neubig, Michigan State university
Title: TBA
Ajith Karunarathne
1-24-2018 Prof. Alan Smrcka, University of Michigan
Title: TBA
Ajith Karunarathne 
1-29-2018 Biochemistry Faculty Search Candidate  
1-31-2018 Biochemistry Faculty Search Candidate  
2-5-2018 Biochemistry Faculty Search Candidate  
2-7-2018 Biochemistry Faculty Search Candidate  
2-12-2018    
2-14-2018    
2-19-2018  Courtney Aldrich, University of Minnesota, Dept. of Medicinal Chemistry Steve Sucheck 
2-21-2018    
2-26-2018 Jimmie Weaver, Oklahoma State University
Title: TBA
Michael Young
2-28-2018 Isaac T. Schiefer, University of Toledo, College of Pharmacy Dragan Isailovic 
3-2-2018 Reserved Peter Andreana
3-5-2018 Spring Break  
3-7-2018 Spring Break  
3-12-2018

Doug Genna, Youngstown State University
Title: TBA

Michael Young
3-14-2018    
3-19-2018 Dr. Dan Dransfield, Siamab Therapeutics, Boston MA
Title: Developing Novel Glycan-Targeted Cancer Immunotherapies
Peter Andreana
3-21-2018    
3-26-2018    
4-2-2018 Dr. Chris Senanayake, VP of Chemical Development
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Steve Sucheck
4-4-2018    
4-9-2018

Organic Synthesis Lecture
Prof. Scott Rychnovsky, University of California - Irvine
Title: TBA

Peter Andreana
Steve Sucheck

4-11-2018    
4-16-2018    
4-18-2018 Jiangjiang (Chris) Zhu, Miami University
Title: TBA
 Dragan Isailovic
4-23-2018    
4-25-2018    

Schedules

Last Updated: 11/29/17