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Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Gassman Lecture Series


Professor Erick M. Carreira     (web page)
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
ETH Zurich Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich Switzerland

Time:   4:00 PM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Versatile Iridium Catalysts for a Broad Range of Asymmetric Transformations

Abstract           Host: Christopher Douglas



Thursday, February 5, 2015

Gassman Lecture Series


Professor Erick M. Carreira     (web page)
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
ETH Zurich Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich Switzerland

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Discovery and Surprises with Natural Products

Abstract           Host: Christopher Douglas



Friday, February 6, 2015

Gassman Lecture Series


Professor Erick M. Carreira     (web page)
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
ETH Zurich Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich Switzerland

Time:   4 PM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Chemistry and Biology of Human Derived Natural Products and Their Use in Drug Discovery

Abstract           Host: Christopher Douglas



Thursday, February 12, 2015

Dow Lecture Series


Professor J. Martin Bollinger     (web page)
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Pennsylvania State University, University Park PA

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Demystifying the Chemical Magic of Non-heme-iron Enzymes in Natural Product Biosynthesis

Abstract           Host: Lawrence Que Jr.



Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Student Seminar Series


Associate Professor Timothy Jackson     (web page)
Department of Chemistry
University of Kansas, Lawrence KS

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Insights into Manganese-dependent Enzymes from Biomimetic Peroxo- and Oxomanganese Complexes

Abstract           Host: Alireza Shokri



Wednesday, February 18, 2015

CSE Distinguished Speakers Program


Professor Anna Krylov     (web page)
Department of Chemistry
University of Southern California, Los Angeles CA

Time:   4 PM
Room: 401/402 Walter Library

Who Holds us Back? Personal Account of Cultural and Societal Obstacles Facing Women Pursuing Careers in Science

Abstract           Host: Christopher Cramer



Thursday, February 19, 2015

Dow Lecture Series


Professor Anna Krylov     (web page)
Department of Chemistry
University of Southern California, Los Angeles CA

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Excited-State Electron Transfer in Fluorescent Proteins: Curse or Blessing?

Abstract           Host: Laura Gagliardi



Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Student Seminar Series


Professor Marcy Towns     (web page)
Department of Chemistry
Purdue University, West Lafayette IN

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Goals for Undergraduate Chemistry Laboratory

Abstract           Host: Solaire Finkenstaedt-Quinn & Katie Hurley



Thursday, February 26, 2015

Etter Lecture


Professor John Rogers     (web page)
Department of Materials Science & Engineering
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign IL

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: Andreas Stein



Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Student Seminar Series


Professor Martin Head-Gordon     (web page)
Department of Chemistry
University of California, Berkeley CA

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: Shaohong Li



Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Student Seminar Series


Professor Christopher Ober     (web page)
Materials Science & Engineering
Cornell University, Ithaca NY

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: Cecilia Hall



Thursday, March 12, 2015

Departmental Seminar


Professor Ronald Raines     (web page)
Department of Biochemistry
University of Wisconsin, Madison WI

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: Erin Carlson



Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Departmental Seminar


Associate Professor Philip Dawson     (web page)
Department of Chemistry
The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla CA

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: Mark Distefano



Thursday, April 2, 2015

Bryce L. Crawford Lectureship


Professor Dana Dlott     (web page)
Department of Chemistry
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign IL

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: Aaron Massari



Friday, April 3, 2015

Special Seminar


Assistant Professor Daniel Harki     (web page)
Department of Medicinal Chemistry
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN

Time:   4 PM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: Will Pomerantz



Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Student Seminar Series


Professor Andrew Borovik     (web page)
Department of Chemistry
University of California, Irvine CA

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: Mayank Puri



Thursday, April 9, 2015

Departmental Seminar


Associate Professor Richard Brutchey     (web page)
Department of Chemistry
University of Southern California, Los Angeles CA

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: Valerie Pierre



Friday, April 10, 2015

AbbVie Workshop Series


Professor Dean Tantillo     (web page)
Department of Chemistry
University of California, Davis CA

Time:   4:15 PM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: Thomas Hoye



Monday, April 13, 2015

Kolthoff Lecture Series


Professor James Mayer     (web page)
Department of Chemistry
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Time:   3:45 PM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: William Tolman



Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Kolthoff Lecture Series


Professor James Mayer     (web page)
Department of Chemistry
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: William Tolman



Thursday, April 16, 2015

Kolthoff Lecture Series


Professor James Mayer     (web page)
Department of Chemistry
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: William Tolman



Thursday, April 23, 2015

Departmental Seminar


Assistant Professor Guangbin Dong     (web page)
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of Texas, Austen TX

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: Ian Tonks



Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Departmental Seminar


Professor Kevan Shokat     (web page)
Department of Chemistry
University of California, Berkeley

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: Will Pomerantz



Thursday, April 30, 2015

Departmental Seminar


Associate Professor Anne McNeil     (web page)
Department of Chemistry
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: Marc Hillmyer



Thursday, May 7, 2015

Moscowitz Seminar Series


Professor Zhen-Gang Wang     (web page)
Department of Chemical Engineering
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena CA

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Host: Timothy Lodge