Department of Chemistry RSS feed The University of Minnesota's Department of Chemistry RSS feed contains announcements about awards, seminars and information on the latest research news from our Faculty. Seminar: Cooperative Function in Atomically Precise Nanoscale Assemblies Thu, 08 May 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Paul Weiss /seminar/abstracts/WeissEtterMay8_2014.pdf Seminar: From Single Molecule RNA Folding to Single Nanoparticle Plasmonics: The Beauty of One at a Time Tue, 06 May 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Professor David Nesbitt /seminar/abstracts/NesbittStudentSeminarMay6_2014.pdf Seminar: A Novel Mechanistic Paradigm for Cross-Coupling Fri, 02 May 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Gary Molander /seminar/abstracts/GaryMolanderAbbVie.pdf Seminar: Enzymatic and Mitochondrial Bioelectrocatalysis for Energy Conversion Applications Thu, 01 May 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Shelley Minteer /seminar/abstracts/MinteerDepartSeminarMay1_2014.pdf Seminar: Insights into Biological Energy Conversion in Photosystem II from a Combination of Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy Tue, 29 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Frank Neese /seminar/abstracts/NeeseMoscowitzApril29_2014.pdf Seminar: Ultrasensitive Biomolecular Detection Using Nanostructured Metals Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Shana Kelley /seminar/abstracts/KelleySeminarApril24_2014.pdf News: Cool Chemistry offers hands-on chemistry to 7th-8th grade girls Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Approximately 70 7th and 8th grade girls will enjoy a day of hands-on chemistry workshops and demonstrations at the 8th annual Cool Chem Day, Saturday, April 26. /news/news.lasso?serial=702 News: Franek honored with President's Award for Outstanding Service Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Joe Franek, lecture demonstration director, has received the President's Award for Outstanding Service, honored for going well beyond his regular duties and demonstrating unusual commitment to the university community. /news/news.lasso?serial=700 News: Innovative safety program receives national award Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 The innovative safety program developed by the Department of Chemistry and Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science has received the inaugural Council of Chemical Research Safety Award. /news/news.lasso?serial=701 Seminar: Renewable Plastics: Step One in Breaking Our Oil Addiction Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Professor George Huber /seminar/abstracts/HuberBayerLecture.pdf News: Gunsolus again receives Torske Klubben Fellowship Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Ian Gunsolus, a third-year graduate student working with Professor Christy Haynes, has received a Torske Klubben Fellowship. This is the second consecutive year that he has received this fellowship. /news/news.lasso?serial=699 Seminar: Novel Bioinspired Carbohydrate Polymers: Synthesis, Characterization, and Bioactivity Studies Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Eric Dane, Ph.D. /seminar/abstracts/DaneSeminarApril18_2014.pdf News: Hussein receives President’s Student Leadership & Service Award Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Kadir Hussein has been honored with the President’s Student Leadership & Service Award for his exceptional leadership, and service to the University of Minnesota and surrounding community. /news/news.lasso?serial=698 Seminar: A Radical Strategy for Antibiotic Resistance: Mechanistic Dissection of a Novel Post-Transcriptional Modification of 23S rRNA Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Squire J. Booker /seminar/abstracts/BookerSeminarApril17_2014.pdf News: Lee Penn receives Breaking the Silence Award Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Lee Penn has received a Breaking the Silence Award from the University of Minnesota's Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Ally Programs Office. /news/news.lasso?serial=697 Seminar: Process Research and Development of 2-Aryl Substituted Pyrrolidines Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Jared Piper, Ph.D. /news/research_news.lasso?serial=599 News: Hoye receives MN-ACS 2014 Minnesota Award Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Thomas Hoye has received the 2014 Minnesota Award from the Minnesota Section of the American Chemical Society, honored for his outstanding contributions to chemical research and the profession. /news/news.lasso?serial=696 Seminar: Synthesis & Biological Characterization of Novel Phosphonocarboxylate RabGGTase Inhibitors Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Katarzyna Błażewska /seminar/abstracts/BłażewskaSpecialApril14_2014.pdf News: Gagliardi named Distinguished McKnight University Professor Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Laura Gagliardi has received the University of Minnesota's 2014 Distinguished McKnight University Professorship. /news/news.lasso?serial=695 Seminar: The Bottom-Up Organic Synthesis of Carbon Nanotubes Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Ramesh Jasti /seminar/abstracts/JastiDowSeminarApril10_2014.pdf News: Two new mass spectometers operational Wed, 09 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Two new mass spectrometers have been installed and are operational in the Department of Chemistry's Mass Spectrometry Laboratory. /news/news.lasso?serial=693 Seminar: DNA-Mediated Signaling Tue, 08 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Jacqueline K. "JK" Barton /seminar/abstracts/BartonSeminarApril8_2014.pdf Seminar: Studies of SpnF-catalyzed [4+2]-cycloaddition in the biosynthesis of spinosyn A Fri, 04 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Hung-Wen "Ben" Liu /seminar/abstracts/BenLiuAbbVie.pdf News: Chemistry undergraduate honored in Goldwater program Thu, 03 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Moriana Haj, a University Honors Program junior chemistry major, received a honorable mention from the Goldwater Scholarship program. /news/news.lasso?serial=688 News: Unprecedented two-coordinate, high-spin Mn(0) complex Thu, 03 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500 The computational characterization of an unprecedented two-coordinate, high-spin Mn(0) complex featured in JACS. /news/news.lasso?serial=689