Seminars

Fall 2014

September

09/08 Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry
Professor John Berry, University of Wisconsin-Madison
"Adventures in Non-Classical Coordination Chemistry"
4:30 pm Room 160 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
09/09 Lecture in Chemical Biology
Professor Matthew Todd, University of Sydney
"Open Source Drug Discovery"
1:00 pm Room 110 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
09/09 Lecture in Physical Chemistry
Professor Franz M. Geiger, Northwestern University
"From the Vibrational Spectroscopy of Pinene and Isoprene to the Climate System"
4:30 pm Room 111 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
09/25 Jerome A. Berson Lecture
Professor Cynthia J. Burrows, University of Utah
"Spirocycles and G-Quadruplexes: How the Chemistry of Guanine Oxidation Changes the Biology of DNA"
4:00 pm Room 160 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
09/30 Lecture in Biophysical Chemistry
Professor Francesca Massi, University of Massachusetts
"Disorder of the Tandem Zinc Finger Domain Controls the Activity of the TTP Family of Proteins"
4:30 pm Room 111 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

October

10/16 Lecture in Organic Chemistry
Professor Floyd E. Romesberg
"Expansion of the Genetic Code"
4:00 pm Room 160 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
10/21 Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry
Professor David Balcells, University of Oslo
"DFT Studies on the Dark Side of Catalysis: Active Species Generation and Catalyst Degradation"
4:30 pm Room 111 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
10/27 Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry
Professor Deborah Zamble, University of Toronto
"The Nickel Accessory Protein for [NiFe]-Hydrogenase Biosynthesis"
4:30 pm Room 111 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
10/30 Lecture in Organic Chemistry
Professor Ronald Breaker, Yale University
"Catalysis and Molecular Recognition by Natural RNAs"
4:00 pm Room 160 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

November

11/03 Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry
Dr. Matthew Tudge, Merck
"TBA"
4:30 pm Room 111 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
11/04 Lecture in Biophysical Chemistry
Professor Susan Buchanan, NIH
"TBA"
4:30 pm Room 111 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
11/05 Lecture in Organic Chemistry
Professor Bassam Z. Shakhashiri, University of Wisconsin-Madison
"Advancing Chemistry and Communicating Chemistry"
4:00 pm Room 160 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
11/10 Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry
Professor Mircea Dinca, MiT
"TBA"
4:30 pm Room 111 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
11/11 Lecture in Biophysical Chemistry
Professor Wei Min, Columbia University
"TBA"
4:30 pm Room 111 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
11/13 Aldrich Lecture
Professor David A. Nicewicz, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
"Organic Photoredox Catalysis: Methods and Mechanistic Insight"
4:00 pm Room 160 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
11/14 Lecture in Chemical Biology
Professor David R. Liu, Harvard University
"TBA"
1:00 pm West Campus Conference Center
11/18 Lecture in Physical Chemistry
Professor Thomas E. Markland, Stanford University
"Quantum Fluctuations in Hydrogen Bond Networks: From Atmospheric Science to Enzyme Catalysis"
4:30 pm Room 111 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Spring 2015

January

01/08 AbbVie Symposium
Professor Abigail Doyle, Princeton University
"TBA"
4:00 pm Room 160 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
01/12 Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry
Professor Jonathan Owen, Columbia University
"TBA"
4:30 pm Room 160 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

February

02/09 Lecture in Biophysical Chemistry
Professor Lauren Webb, University of Texas-Austin
"TBA"
4:30 pm Room 111 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
02/23 Lecture in Physical Chemistry
Professor Tanja Cuk, University of California-Berkeley
"TBA"
4:30 pm Room 111 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
02/24 Lecture in Organic Chemistry
Professor Luis Campos, Columbia University
"TBA"
4:00 pm Room 110 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

March

03/02 Jerome A. Berson Lecture
Professor Wilfred A. van der Donk, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
"TBA"
4:00 pm Room 110 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
03/30 Lecture in Biophysical Chemistry
Professor Petra Fromme, Arizona State University
“TBA"
4:30 pm Room 111 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

April

04/07 Bristol-Myers Squibb Symposium
Professor Guangbin Dong, University of Texas-Austin
"TBA"
Dr. Ke Chen, Bristol-Myers Squibb
4:00 pm Room 110 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
04/13 Lecture in Organic Chemistry
Professor Ming Hammond, University of California-Berkeley
"TBA"
4:00 pm Room 110 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
04/14 Lecture in Organic Chemistry
Professor Jennifer A. Prescher, University of California-Irvine
"TBA"
4:00 pm Room 110 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory
04/16 Lecture in Organic Chemistry
Professor Ilan Marek, Technion Israel Institute of Technology
"TBA"
4:00 pm Room 110 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

May

05/14 2015 Yale Chemical Biology Symposium
9:30 am - 4:45 pm Room 110 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

June

06/18 Novartis Chemical Sciences Lecture
Professor Phil S. Baran, The Scripps Research Institute
"TBA"
4:00 pm Room 110 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory