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Seminars for December 2012


Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Departmental Seminar


Ian Tonks, Ph.D.    
Department of Chemistry
University of Wisconsin, Madison

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Catalyst and Reaction Design Toward Improved α-Olefin Polymerization, Hydroformylation and Other Catalytic Methodologies

Abstract           Host: Wayne Gladfelter



Thursday, December 6, 2012

Departmental Seminar


Jared Delcamp, Ph.D.    
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta GA

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Development of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell Organic Dyes and the Oxidative Heck Reaction

Abstract           Host: Christopher Douglas



Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Departmental Seminar


Lei Fang, Ph.D.    
Department of Chemical Engineering
Stanford University, Stanford CA

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Molecular Engineering on Mechanically Interlocked Molecules and Conductive Polymers

Abstract           Host: Andrew Taton



Thursday, December 13, 2012

Departmental Seminar


Amanda Hargrove, Ph.D.    
Division of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena CA

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Targeting Prostate Cancer with DNA-Binding Polyamides through the AR-ERG Signaling Axis

Abstract           Host: Mark Distefano



Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Departmental Seminar


Jeffrey Rinehart, Ph.D.    
Department of Chemistry
University of Washington, Seattle WA

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 331 Smith Hall

Employing Lanthanides and Actinides in the Construction of Single-Molecule Magnets

Abstract           Host: David Blank



Thursday, December 20, 2012

Departmental Seminar


James Johns, Ph.D.    
Department of Materials Science & Engineering
Northwestern University, Evanston Ill

Time:   9:45 AM
Room: 231 Smith Hall

Probing and Chemically Manipulating 2D Carbon Based Electronic Materials in Time and Space

Abstract           Host: Aaron Massari