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Departmental Seminars

All lectures are in King 4 at 1:30 pm unless indicated otherwise.
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June 26, 2013


Elangannan Arunan
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
Experiments with Supersonic Techniques: Defining Carbon Bonds and Reducing Ignition Delays
Host: Dr. Setser

July 25, 2013


Philippe Rabiller
University of Rennes, Rennes, France
Phase Transitions in Aperiodic Crystals.
Host: Dr. Hollingsworth

August 1, 2013


Hidehiro Sakurai
Institute for Molecular Science, Okazaki, Japan
Asymmetric Synthesis of C3 Symmetric Buckybowls
Host: Dr. Hua

September 12, 2013


Robert Walker
Montana State University
Title: Looking at Chemistry in Hard to See Places. Linear and Nonlinear Optical Studies of Liquid and Solid Interfaces.
Host: Dr. Higgins

September 17, 2013. 2:30 pm


Jim and Jenny Marshall
Montana State University
Title: Rediscovery of the Elements
Host: ACS Local Section

September 19, 2013


Takashi Ito
Kansas State University
Title: Self-Organized 1D Nanostructures for Analytical Applications.
Host: Dr. Maatta

September 26, 2013

Michael Ramsey
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Title: Micro- and Nanofluidic Devices for Elucidating Biochemical Information
Host: Dr. Culbertson

October 3, 2013

Patrick Lecture

Mostafa El-Sayed
Georgia Institute of Technology
Title: Nanotechnology Meets Biology in the Cancer Cell
Host: Dr. Aikens

October 24, 2013

Paul Bohn
University of Notre Dame
Title: Coupled Transport and Electron Transfer in Low-Dimensional Nanostructures.
Host: Dr. Ito

October 31, 2013

PLU Lecture

Vincent Rotello
University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Title: Nanoparticles in Biomedicine: Delivery and Sensing
Host: PLU

November 7, 2013


Yong Zeng
University of Kansas, Dept. of Chemistry
Title: Bioanalytical Microfluidics: from "omics" to clinical diagnostics.
Host: Dr. Jun Li

November 14, 2013


Bin Liu
Kansas State University, Dept. of Chemical Engineering
Title: First-Principles Calculations and Catalytic Trends in Complex Reaction Networks.
Host: Dr. Higgins

November 21, 2013, King 209


Matthew Brichacek
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Dept. of Chemistry
Title: New Methods for the Synthesis of N- and O-Heterocycles & Chemical Synthesis of Homogeneous ADP-Ribose Oligomers
Host: Dr. Bossmann

December 5, 2013, King 209


Ryan Rafferty
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Dept. of Chemistry
Title: Natural Products: Total Synthesis, Biosynthetic Elucidation, Structural Remodeling and Therapeutic Agent Discovery
Host: Dr. Bossmann

December 12, 2013, King 209


Mark Chen
University of California-Berkeley, Dept. of Chemistry
Title: Rational Design of Catalytic C-H Oxidations and Organic Electronic Materials.
Host: Dr. Bossmann

December 16, 2013, King 209, 2:00 pm


Jonathan Arambula
University of Texas at Austin, Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Title: Overcoming Cancer Drug Resistance with Texaphyrin-Platinum Conjugates
Host: Dr. Bossmann