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The Chemical Theory Center consists of faculty members and their research groups in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Minnesota who carry out a broad range of cutting-edge theoretical chemistry and computational chemistry research. Click here for a printable pdf member list.
Group Photo, 2012
The Chemical Theory Center Monthly Seminar Series features the research of postdoctoral researchers or graduate student from one of the faculty groups.
Unless otherwise specified, regular monthly seminars are in 117/119 Smith Hall, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm.
Monthly Seminars, Spring Semester 2016:
Friday, January 8 - no seminar
Friday, February 12 - Yingjie Wang, Gao Group. "Characterizing Conformational Dynamics and Allostery of DnaJ-PKAc Chimera through Computation and NMR/SAXS Experiments." Abstract
Friday, March 11 - Gagliardi Group
Friday, April 8 - Truhlar Group
Friday, May 13 - Cramer Group
Special Seminars, Spring Semester 2016:
(LOCATION: 402 Walter Library) Friday, February 19, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Ben Lynch, Minnesota Supercomputing Institute (MSI), will speak on useful tools for programming. Notes
(LOCATION: 231 Smith Hall) Monday, May 9, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Benjamin G. Levine, Professor, Department of Chemistry at Michigan State University. "Conical Intersections and Non-Radiative Recombination in Semiconductor Nanocrystals." Abstract
Pictured left to right: J. Gao, D. Truhlar, L. Gagliardi, C. Cramer, I. Siepmann
Director, 2011 - 2016
|Jason Goodpaster | Starting June 2016|
|Don Truhlar | Founding Director, 2005-2011|