Lederle 2014

Seminar Schedule

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NOTE NEW TIME!!!
Unless otherwise stated (*), seminars are at 11:30 a.m., with a reception starting at 11 a.m. in Lederle GRT Room 1634.
Contact the host indicated for further information.

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Spring 2015
January 29
Professor Hao Wu
Department of Biological Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Harvard University
"Inflammasomes and Other Supramolecular Signaling Complexes in Innate Immunity"
Host: Jeanne Hardy
http://bcmp.med.harvard.edu/faculty/wu
http://labs.idi.harvard.edu/wu/
February 5 Professor Hanbin Mao
Department of Chemistry
Kent State University
"Mechanochemical Sensing"
Host: Matt Holden
http://www2.kent.edu/chemistry/facultyresearch/profile_details.cfm?profileitem=hmao
http://www.personal.kent.edu/~hmao/
February 10 (Tuesday) Professor Marco Bonizzoni
Department of Chemistry
University of Alabama
"Polyelectrolytes as Supramolecular Hosts in Water: Fundamentals and Their Applications"
Host: Vincent Rotello
http://chemistry.ua.edu/faculty_profiles/marco-bonizzoni/
February 12
Professor Steven L. Suib
Department of Chemistry
University of Connecticut
"Novel Mesoporous Metal Oxides and Their Applications in Catalysis"
Host: Kevin Kittilstved
http://chemistry.uconn.edu/people/faculty/suib.html
http://chemistry.uconn.edu/SuibGroup/suibg.htm
February 19
Professor Cameron Mura
Department of Chemistry
University of Virginia
"The Sm Superfamily, from Tiny RNAs to Huge Protein Cages"
Host: Matt Holden
http://chem.virginia.edu/faculty-research/faculty/cameron-mura/
http://muralab.org/
February 26
Professor Nathanael Gray
Department of Biological Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Harvard University
"New Approaches to Old Targets: KRAS, CDK7 and HER3"
Host: Michelle Farkas
http://bcmp.med.harvard.edu/faculty/gray
http://graylab.dfci.harvard.edu/
March 10 (Tuesday)
Five College Seminar
Professor Phil Baran
Department of Chemistry
Scripps Institute
Host: Smith College
http://www.scripps.edu/baran/html/psb.html
http://www.scripps.edu/research/faculty/baran
March 12
Professor Chuan He
Department of Chemistry
University of Chicago
"Reversible RNA and DNA Methylation in Biological Regulation"
Host: Michael Maroney
https://chemistry.uchicago.edu/faculty/faculty/person/member/chuan-he.html
http://he-group.uchicago.edu/
March 26
Professor Jonathon Amster
Department of Chemistry
University of Georgia
"Cracking the Glycan Code: A Mass Spectrometry Success Story"
Host: Igor Kaltashov
http://www.chem.uga.edu/research/people/27
http://amstersgi.chem.uga.edu/html/jon_amster.html

April 2 Professor Priscilla L. Yang
Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology
Harvard University
"A Chemical Biology Approach to Antivirals Discovery"
Host: Jeanne Hardy
http://www.hms.harvard.edu/dms/bbs/fac/Yang.php
http://yanglab.med.harvard.edu/
April 9 Rausch Seminar
Professor Karl Wieghardt
Department of Bioinorganic Chemistry
Max-Planck-Institut-Mülheim
"Coordination Chemistry with Organic pi-Radicals: Where are the Electrons?"
Host: Kevin Kittilstved
http://www.cec.mpg.de/people/emeriti/prof-dr-karl-wieghardt.html?L=1
April 16 Professor Eugene Zubarev
Department of Chemistry
Rice University
"Evaporative Self-Assembly as a Powerful Tool for Creating Functional Superstructures"
Host: Vincent Rotello
http://chemistry.rice.edu/FacultyDetail.aspx?RiceID=80907
http://www.owlnet.rice.edu/~zubarev
April 23 Professor Raymond E. Schaak
Department of Chemistry
Pennsylvania State University
"Synthetic Design Tools for Complex Inorganic Solids and Nanostructures"
Host: Kevin Kittilstved
http://chem.psu.edu/directory/res20
http://research.chem.psu.edu/resgroup/

*Tuesday-
April 28

Dr. Nathan R. Neale
Chemical and Materials Science
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
"Synthesis and Surface Chemistry of Group IV Nanocrystals"
Host: Kevin Kittilstved
https://www.nrel.gov/energysciences/chemical_materials/staff/nathan_r_neale

April 30 Professor Vicki Wysocki
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Ohio State University
"Characterization of Protein Complexes by Ion Mobility Surface-Induced Dissociation Mass Spectrometry"
Host: Richard Vachet
http://chemistry.osu.edu/faculty/wysocki
https://research.chemistry.ohio-state.edu/wysocki/
*Tuesday-
May 5

CBI Co-Sponsored Seminar
Dr. John Kozarich
ActivX Biosciences, Inc.
"Chemoproteomic Interrogation of ATP Binding Space: New Methods and Surprises"
Host: Scott Eron
http://www.activx.com/index.html

 

 
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