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. http://www.chem.umn.edu Seminar: Thu, 07 May 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Zhen-Gang Wang /news/research_news.lasso?serial=738 Seminar: Thu, 30 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Associate Professor Anne McNeil /news/research_news.lasso?serial=752 Seminar: Non-Traditional Strategies for Drugging Traditional Targets: Kinases and GTPases Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Kevan Shokat /seminar/abstracts/ShokatSeminarApril28_2015.pdf Seminar: Thu, 23 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Assistant Professor Guangbin Dong /news/research_news.lasso?serial=748 Seminar: A Different View of Redox Reactions at Solid-Solution Interfaces: Thinking Beyond the Electron Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Professor James Mayer /seminar/abstracts/MayerKolthoffLecture3.pdf Seminar: Coupling Proton and Electron Transfers: A Deeper Look and Extensions to Electrocatalysis Tue, 14 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Professor James Mayer /seminar/abstracts/MayerKolthoffLecture2.pdf Seminar: Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer: from Hydrogen Atom Transfer and Marcus Theory to Electrocatalysis to Nanoparticles Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Professor James Mayer /seminar/abstracts/MayerKolthoffLecture1.pdf Seminar: Forks in the Road: The Importance of Inherent Carbocation Reactivity in Terpene Biosynthesis Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Dean Tantillo /seminar/abstracts/TantilloAbbVieApril10_2015.pdf Seminar: An Alkahest for Chalcogenide Semiconductors: Solution Processing of Insoluble Bulk Materials Thu, 09 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Associate Professor Richard Brutchey /seminar/abstracts/BrutcheySeminarApril9_2015.pdf Seminar: Synthetic Chemistry as a Window into Biology Tue, 07 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Andrew Borovik /seminar/abstracts/BorovikStuSemApril7_2015.pdf Seminar: Harnessing APOBEC3-Catalyzed Genome Mutation with Small Molecules Fri, 03 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Assistant Professor Daniel Harki /seminar/abstracts/HarkiSpecialApril3_2015.pdf Seminar: Materials Chemistry Under Extreme Conditions Thu, 02 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Dana Dlott /seminar/abstracts/DanaDlottCrawfordApril2_2015.pdf Seminar: Structure-based Design of Viral Coat Protein Mimics Facilitated by Chemoselective Ligation Chemistry Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Associate Professor Philip Dawson /seminar/abstracts/DawsonSeminarMarch31_2015.pdf News: Professor Pomerantz receives Kimmel Scholar Award Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Professor William “Will” Pomerantz has received a Kimmel Scholar Award from the Sidney Kimmel Foundation for Cancer Research. He will receive a two-year grant totaling $200,000. /news/news.lasso?serial=858 News: Iron-promoted hydroxylation of n-Butane by O2 Thu, 19 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Researchers demonstrate the hydroxylation of n-butane under ambient conditions by the reaction of oxygen with an iron complex that mimics the active site of the enzyme TauD. /news/news.lasso?serial=857 News: Jinbo Hu chosen to present research at Bell Labs Wed, 18 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Jinbo Hu is one of 10 graduate students chosen to present their research at Bell Labs’ Nobel Prize Celebration and U.S. Future X Days, April 7-8. /news/news.lasso?serial=856 News: Isosorbide-based polymer research published and marketed Tue, 17 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Researchers in the Center for Sustainable Polymers have synthesized sugar derivatives that can be polymerized and incorporated into block polymers. /news/news.lasso?serial=854 News: New material may aid in destruction of chemical weapons Tue, 17 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Researchers make significant breakthrough with new material that could destroy toxic nerve agents. /news/news.lasso?serial=855 Seminar: Ribonuclease: From kcat/KM to the Clinic Thu, 12 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Ronald Raines /seminar/abstracts/RainesSeminarMarch12_2015.pdf News: University-based center's research featured in energy newsletter Wed, 11 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 The work of the Inorganometallic Catalyst Design Center, led by Professor Laura Gagliardi, is featured in March energy newsletter. /news/news.lasso?serial=852 News: New adsorbents may mitigate carbon dioxide in the atmosphere Wed, 11 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Researchers make breakthrough discovery into cost-effective and efficient ways to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. /news/news.lasso?serial=853 Seminar: Polymer Brushes: Patternable Structures as Interfaces with Biomolecular Materials Tue, 10 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Christopher Ober /seminar/abstracts/OberStudentSeminarMarch10_2015.pdf News: Truhlar honored as APS Outstanding Referee Mon, 09 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500 Regents Professor Donald Truhlar has been recognized as a 2015 American Physical Society Outstanding Referee of the Physical Review and Physical Review Letters. /news/news.lasso?serial=821 News: Professor Hoye honored with ACS Ernest Guenther Award Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0600 Professor Thomas Hoye has received the 2015 Ernest Guenther Award in the Chemistry of National Products from the American Chemical Society. /news/news.lasso?serial=771 News: Lodge receives 2015 Herman F. Mark Polymer Chemistry Award Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0600 Regents Professor Timothy Lodge has been chosen to receive the 2015 Herman F. Mark Polymer Chemistry Award from the Polymer Chemistry Division of the American Chemical Society. /news/news.lasso?serial=851