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SPRING 2017 SEMINAR SERIES

Dr. Carl Lovely
Coordinator

W. A. Baker
Chemistry Research Building
Room 114

All seminars are at 3:00 pm on Fridays unless otherwise noted

Refreshments will be served in Room 112 CRB at 2:45 pm

January 20
Professor Samir Iqbal
Department of Electrical Engineering
University of Texas at Arlington

“Nanotextured Microdevices for Cancer Cell Characterization”

Host: Dr. Fred MacDonnell

January 27
Professor Alexander Lippert
Department of Chemistry
Southern Methodist University

“Shaping Light and Matter to Image and Visualize the Chemistry of Life”

Host: Dr. Saiful Chowdhury and Dr. Carl Lovely

February 3
Professor Ben Garcia
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
University of Pennsylvania

"Quantitative Proteomics for Understanding Modified Proteins and Proteomes"

Host: Dr. Saiful Chowdhury

February 10
Dr. Bill Carroll
Carroll Applied Science, LLC

“Advice on Careers in Chemistry from a Past ACS President”
Host: Dr. Tom Strom

February 17
Professor Scott Sieburth
Department of Chemistry
Temple University

“Productive Strain in Higher-Order Cycloadditions”

Host: Dr. Junha Jeon


February 24
Professor Stephan Estreicher
Department of Physics and Astroonomy
Texas Tech University

“Controlling Heat Flow in (Covalent) Materials With Defects”
Host: Dr. Sandy Dasgupta

March 3
Professor Caleb Martin
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Baylor University

“Exploiting the Diverse Chemistry of Boroles to Access Unsaturated Boracycles”
Host: Dr. Rasika Dias

March 10
Professor Andrew Harned
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Texas Tech University

"Old, New, Borrowed and Blue: Stereoselectivity in Complex Molecule Synthesis”

Host: Dr. Frank Foss


March 17

SPRING BREAK


March 24
Professor Muralidhar Hegde
Department of Radiation Oncology
Houston Methodist Hospital

“Genome Damage and Defective Repair Signaling in Degenerative Motor Neurons: Implications in TDP-43-associated Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis”

Host: Dr. Subhra Mandal

March 31
Professor Yan Jessie Zhang
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of Texas at Austin

“Deciphering CTD code: Understanding the Regulation of Eukaryotic Transcription”

Host: Dr. Kayunta Johnson-Winters

April 7
Dr. E. Jennings Taylor
Faraday Technology, Inc.


“Electropolishing of Niobium Superconducting Radio Frequency Cavities in Low-Viscosity, Water-Based, HF-Free Electrolytes: A Paradigm Shift
from the Viscous Salt Film Model - A Case Study in Innovation”

Host: Dr. Krishnan Rajeshwar

April 14
Professor Ryan Rodgers
National High Magnetic Field Laboratory
Florida State University

“Ultra-high Resolution Mass Spectrometry for Complex Mixture Analysis: Environmental, Petrochemical, and Forensic Applications”

Host: Dr. Kevin Schug

April 21
Professor Marino Resendiz
Department of Chemistry
University of Colorado Denver

“Structural and Functional Effects of 8-Oxo-7,8-dihydropurines on RNA Using Hairpins and Aptamers as Models”

Host: Dr. Alejandro Bugarin


April 28
Professor Craig E. Cameron
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
The Pennsylvania State University

“Next-Gen Virology: Use of Microfluidics and Live-Cell Imaging to Study Viral Replication at the Single-Cell Level”


Host: Dr. Kayunta Johnson-Winters

May 5
Professor Don Coltart
Department of Chemistry
University of Houston

“Leveraging the Reactivity of Activated Hydrazones and Oximes in the Development of New Asymmetric Methods: Applications to Natural Product Synthesis”

Host: Dr. Carl Lovely

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