Seminar Series

Fall 2018

Date/Host Speaker Title
Thursday 6 September
Prof. Rodrigo Maillard
Reiss 262, 2:00 pm
Assistant Prof. Shixin Liu
Rockefeller University

"Functional plasticity in ring-shaped molecular motors"

Thursday 13 September
Prof. Jong-in Hahm
Reiss 262, 2:00 pm

Dr. Chenzhong Li
National Science Foundation

"Biosensing Devices and NSF Perspectives"

 

Thursday 20 September
Prof. Rodrigo Maillard
Reiss 262, 2:00 pm

Prof. Robert Schleif
Johns Hopkins University

“Long Distance Allostery—How it Works in AraC Protein”

Tuesday 25 September
Profs. Wolf and Hahm
Reiss 262, 2:00 pm

7th Semester Seminar Talks
Georgetown Univers

Ms. Samantha Pilicer
"Biomimetic comprehensive chirality sensing with pyridoxal-5’-phosphate"

Mr. Matthew Hansen
"Spatially distinct Raman scattering characteristics of individual ZnO nanorods under controlled polarization: intense end scattering from forbidden modes"

Thursday 27 September
Profs. Warren, Wolf, and Jorabchi
Reiss 262, 2:00 pm

7th Semester Seminar Talks
Georgetown Univers

Ms. Christine Iseley
"Bond forming steps in cross-coupling and C-H functionalization catalysis."

Ms. Fathima Thanzeel
"Substrate Specific Optical Sensing of the Chirality, Concentration and D/L-Ratio of Cysteine with a Small Molecular Probe in Complex Mixtures"

Mr. Joseph Lesniewski
"New Ionization Chemistries for High-Sensitivity Elemental Quantification of Halogens"

Tuesday 2 October
Profs. Tong, Hahm, and Warren
Reiss 262, 2:00 pm

7th Semester Seminar Talks
Georgetown Univers

Ms. Rongfeng Zheng

"A Robust and Direct One-Step Synthesis of Metal Nanoclusters and Structural Analysis by 13C Nuclear Magnetic Resonance"

Mr. Johnson Truong
"Polarization-resolved Mechanistic Investigation of Fluorescence Signal Intensification on ZnO Nanorod Ends"

Mr. Valiallah Hosseininassab

"Lewis Acid Activation of S-nitrosothiols towards Reducing Agents".

Thursday 4 October
Prof. Sarah Stoll
Reiss 262, 2:00 pm

Prof. Geoffrey Strouse
The Florida State University

 

"Microwave Chemistry: A reproducible route to discovery in nanoscience"

Tuesday 9 October
Profs. Warren, Jorabchi, and Knope
Reiss 262, 2:00 pm

7th Semester Seminar Talks
Georgetown Univers

Mr. Evan Gardner

"Promoting Dinitrogen Reduction through Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer (PCET)"

Mr. Michael Dolan

"Development of an Analytical Technique for Detection of Fluorinated Coatings on a Single Fiber"

Ms. Jennifer Wacker

"Beyond Ligand-Directed Assembly: Effects of Outer Coordination Sphere Interactions on An(IV) Speciation"

Thursday 11 October
Prof. Nag Gavvalapalli
Reiss 262, 2:00 pm
Prof. Leonard MacGillivray
University of Iowa

"Rogue One: Organic Synthesis Meets the Solid State"

 

Tuesday 16 October
Profs. Maillard and Knope

7th Semester Seminar Talks
Georgetown Univers

Ms. Amy Chau

"Dissecting ligand-induced domain communication in protein kinase A"

Mr. R. Lee Ayscue

"Structural Design and Luminescence of Bismuth and Lanthanide Organic Complexes"
 

Thursday 18 October
Prof. Nag Gavvalapalli
Reiss 262, 2:00 pm

Prof. John Anthony
University Kentucky

"Optimizing organic molecules for electronic and photonic applications" 

Tuesday 23 October
Prof. Richard Weiss
Reiss 262, 3:30 pm

Prof. J. N. Moorthy
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur India

"Functional Materials by Bottom-up De Novo Melocular Design"
Thursday 25 October
Profs. Travis Holman
Reiss 262, 2:00 pm

Prof. Michael Ward
New York University

TBA

Thursday 15 November
Prof. Karah Knope
Reiss 262, 2:00 pm

Prof. Hanno Zur Loye
University of South Carolina

TBA

Tuesday 27 November
Prof. YuYe Tong
Reiss 262, 2:00 pm

Prof. Yuichi Negishi
Tokyo University of Science

TBA

Tuesday 4 December
Prof. Rodrigo Maillard
Reiss 262, 2:00 pm
Jennefer England
Thesis Seminar
 

Thursday 6 December
Prof. Travis Holman
Reiss 262, 2:00 pm

Prof. Robert Shurko
University of Widsor

"NMR Across the Periodic Table: Observing "Invisible" Nuclides in Solid Materials"

Friday 7 December
Prof. Sarah Stoll
TBD
Videmun Dehanyake
Thesis Seminar