Lederle 2014

Seminar Schedule

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Unless otherwise stated (*), seminars are at 11:30 a.m., with a reception starting at 11 a.m. in Lederle Graduate Research Tower (LGRT) Room 1634.
Contact the host indicated for further information.

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SPRING 2017
January 26 Professor Matt Bush
University of Washington
Department of Chemistry
"Mass Spectrometry, Ion Mobility, and Ion Chemistry: Tools for Characterizing the Structures of Proteins in Solution and in the Gas Phase"
Host: Igor Kaltashov

http://depts.washington.edu/chem/people/faculty/bush.html
http://depts.washington.edu/bushlab/
February 2 Professor David Gorin
Smith College
Department of Chemistry
O-Methylation with Safe, Stable Reagents”
Host: Michelle Farkas

https://www.smith.edu/chemistry/dgorin.php
https://orgchemperiodic.wordpress.com/tag/david-gorin/
February 9 Seminar Canceled-Inclement weather
February 16 Professor Chengde Mao
Purdue University
Department of Chemistry
"Programmed DNA Self-Assembly"
Host: Mingxu You

https://www.chem.purdue.edu/people/directory/faculty/details/46
https://www.chem.purdue.edu/mao/index.html
February 23

Professor Robert Dickson
Georgia Tech
School of Chemistry and Biochemistry
"Tailoring Chromophore Dark States for Improved F
luorescence Microscopy"
Host: Michael Barnes

https://www.chemistry.gatech.edu/faculty/dickson
https://ww2.chemistry.gatech.edu/dickson7/home

March 2 Professor Brandon Ruotolo
University of Michigan
Department of Chemistry
“Structural Biology in the Gas Phase: New Techniques for the Rapid Analysis of Protein Sequence, Structure and Stability”
Host: CBI Student-Hosted Seminar

https://lsa.umich.edu/chem/people/faculty/bruotolo.html https://sites.lsa.umich.edu/ruotolo/group-members/
March 9 Professor Isaac Carrico
Stony Brook University
Department of Chemistry
"Tailoring Chemoselective Chemistries for Demanding Biological Settings"

Host: Michelle Farkas

http://www.stonybrook.edu/commcms/chemistry/faculty/carrico.isaac.html
http://www.stonybrook.edu/commcms/chemistry/faculty/carrico-group/research.html
March 16 No seminar-Spring recess
March 23 Marvin D. Rausch Seminar in Organometalic Chemistry
Professor Stephen Buchwald
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Department of Chemistry
“Copper-Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrofunctionalization Processes”
Hosts: Michelle Farkas and Eric Strieter

http://chemistry.mit.edu/people/buchwald-stephen
http://chemistry-buchwald.mit.edu
March 30 Professor John Matson
Virginia Tech
Department of Chemistry
“Materials for Therapeutic H2S Delivery”
Host: S. Thai Thayumanavan

http://www.chem.vt.edu/general.php?page=jmatson
http://www.matsongroup.chem.vt.edu/research.html
April 6 Professor Andreas Martin
University of California-Berkeley
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
“The 26S Proteasome: A Highly Coordinated Protein Degradation Machine”
Host: Eric Strieter

https://mcb.berkeley.edu/faculty/BMB/martina.html
http://mcb.berkeley.edu/labs/martin/
http://www.hhmi.org/scientists/andreas-martin
April 13

Five-College Seminar (Host: Hampshire College)
Professor Samuel Houk

Iowa State University and Ames National Laboratory
Department of Chemistry
"Mass Spectrometry from Atoms to Metabolites: Fundamentals and Applications of ICP-MS and Laser Ablation Electrospray Ionization MS"
Contact: Michelle Farkas

http://www.chem.iastate.edu/faculty/Robert_Houk
http://houk.public.iastate.edu
https://www.ameslab.gov/news/insider-highlight/houk-receives-acs-spectrochemical-analysis-award

April 20

Student-Hosted Seminar in Chemistry
Professor George Whitesides
Harvard University
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
"Accessible Bioanalysis for the Developing World and the Point of Care"
Host: Hui-Hsien Lin (Tanya)
Contact: Michelle Farkas

http://chemistry.harvard.edu/people/george-whitesides
https://www.technologyreview.com/s/428793/three-questions-for-george-whitesides/

April 27 Professor Matthew Liptak
University of Vermont
Department of Chemistry
"Non-Canonical Heme Oxygenases: A New Chapter of Heme-Oxygen Chemistry"
Host: Michael Maroney

http://www.uvm.edu/~chem/?Page=./faculty/liptak.php&SM=submenu_people.html
http://mliptak.w3.uvm.edu
May 4 Professor Nikolay Dokholyan
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
"Control of Cellular Networks by Structural Disorder"
Host: Jeanne Hardy

http://www.med.unc.edu/biochem/people/faculty/primary/dokholyan
http://danger.med.unc.edu
 
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