Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
- About the Graduate Degrees
- Graduate Programs
- Guidelines for Admission Status
- Graduate Financial Support
- How to Apply
- Pre-Application Form
- Chem Grad Students Association
- Chemistry Department Scholarships
- Graduate Student Handbook and Forms
- Fellowships, Scholarships and Stipends
- Regular Faculty A-Z
- Adjunct Faculty A-Z
- Emeriti Faculty A-Z
- Retired Faculty A-Z
- Daniel W. Armstrong
- William A. Baker
- Edward Bellion
- Alejandro Bugarin
- Saiful Chowdhury
- Purnendu (Sandy) K. Dasgupta
- Rasika Dias
- Ronald L. Elsenbaumer
- Frank W. Foss
- Robert F. Francis
- Jongyun Heo
- Junha Jeon
- Kayunta Johnson-Winters
- Peter Kroll
- Carl J. Lovely
- Frederick MacDonnell
- Subhrangsu S. Mandal
- Dennis S. Marynick
- Brad S. Pierce
- Martin Pomerantz
- Laszlo Prokai
- Krishnan Rajeshwar
- Jimmy R. Rogers
- Zoltan A. Schelly
- Kevin A. Schug
- E. Thomas Strom
- Norma Tacconi
- Seiichiro Tanizaki
- Richard B. Timmons
- Jennifer Rhinehart
- Robin Macaluso
- Research Interests Grid
- Analytical Chemistry
- Environmental Chemistry
- Inorganic Chemistry
- Medicinal Chemistry
- Organic Chemistry
- Organometallic Chemistry
- Physical Chemistry
- ABOUT US
Room 114, W. A. Baker Chemistry Research Building (CRB), Arlington, Texas
Saturday, January 25, 2014
8:30 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.
Meet DFW's New Young Investigators and learn about exciting research in the DFW Section.
This is also an excellent opportunity to network in the local section, meet local academic and industry leaders, and evelop collaborative research projects.
Rasika Dias (UT Arlington)
Patty Wisian-Neilson (Southern Methodist University)
Frank Foss (UT Arlington)
- Coffee and Welcome: 8:30 A.M. to 9:00 A.M.
- Speakers: 9:00 A.M to 12:00 P.M. (includes mid-morning coffee break)
- Lunch and Postdoctoral Posters: 12:00 P.M. to 2 P.M.
- Pizza Lunch will be provided
9:00 Welcome - Rasika Dias (UT Arlington)
9:10-9:30 Junha Jeon (UT Arlington)
Ligand-controlled, Selective Rhodium-Catalyzed Intramolecular Hydrosilylation
9:30-9:50 Brian Zoltowski (Southern Methodist University)
Chemistry of the Clock
9:50-10:10 Benjamin Janesko (Texas Christian University)
Simulating Chemistry on Surfaces
10:10-10:30 Gomika Udugamasooriya (UT-Southwestern Medical Center)
Peptoid-Combinatorial Strategies for Cancer Therapy-Diagnostic Tool Developments
10:30-10:45 Coffee break
10:45-11:05 Kayla Green (Texas Christian University)
Elucidating the Electronic Nature of Pyridol Derived N-heterocyclic Amine Ligands
11:05-11:25 Nicolay Tsarevsky (Southern Methodist University)
Functional Branched Polymers: From Synthesis to Applications
11:25-11:45 Kayunta Johnson-Winters (UT Arlington)
Investigation of Two F420-Cofactor Dependent Enzymes: A Kinetic Prelude
POSTER SESSION (12:30-2:00)
Posters should fit within a 5 x 3 foot (width x height) space
Newest Assistant Professors
Alejandro Bugarin (UTA – Organic Methodology and Catalysis)
Saiful Chowdhury (UTA – Analytical Method Development)
Jeremiah Gassensmith (UTD – Organic Chemistry and Biopolymer Materials)
Alexander Lippert (SMU – Organic Chemistry and Imaging Techniques)
Peng Tao (SMU - Computational Methodology and Enzymology)
Current Research Associates
Suchismita Acharya, Ph.D.
Shengjie Bian, Ph.D.
Animesh Das, Ph.D.
Weixiong Huang, Ph.D.
Ebenezer Joseph, Ph.D.
Naveen Kulkarni, Ph.D.
Min Zhang, Ph.D.