University of California, Riverside

Department of Chemistry



Seminars


 

All Seminars Spring Quarter 2017

Inorganic Seminar

Fri., Mar. 31st 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
Ligand Effects in Organometallic Catalysis - Towards In Silico Catalyst Discovery and Optimisation
Natalie Fey, University of Bristol
Host: Harman

Phys. Chem. Seminar

Mon., Apr. 3rd 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
When protein structure and dynamics are not a piece of cake - New NMR spectroscopic roadmaps
Rasmus Linser, LMU Munich
Host: Leonard Mueller

Department Colloquium

Wed., Apr. 5th 2017 at 4:10 pm Bourns A125
Departmental Colloquium Supramolecular Materials Chemistry: Two stories
Prof. Pavel Anzenbacher, Bowling Gr
Host: Hooley

Analytical Seminar

Thu., Apr. 6th 2017 at 12:10 pm CS 231
TBD
Prof. Lisa Holland from Western Vir
Host: Wenwan Zhong

Other

Fri., Apr. 7th 2017 at 10:00 am Winston Chung Hall
Robert C. Haddon Memorial Symposium

Inorganic Seminar

Fri., Apr. 7th 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
Selective Synthesis of Unusual Lipids
Prof. Noah Burns, Stanford
Host: David Martin

Organic Seminar

Mon., Apr. 10th 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
TBA
Prof. Bill Jones, Univ. of Rocheste
Host: Vincent LaVallo

Department Colloquium

Wed., Apr. 12th 2017 at 4:10 pm BRNHL A125
Fighting Cancer With a Sweet Bullet: The Development of Carbohydrate Based Anticancer Vaccines
Xuefei Huang, Michigan State U
Host: Cynthia Larive

Phys. Chem. Seminar

Mon., Apr. 17th 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
Role of Interfaces in Catalysis: From Gas Phase to Aqueous Phase Reactions
Dr. Zili Wu
Host: Jiang

Department Colloquium

Wed., Apr. 19th 2017 at 4:10 pm BRNHL A125
Metal Oxide Nanostructures for Electronics and Energy Storage
Prof. Sarbajit Banerjee, Texas A&am
Host: Boniface Fokwa

Other

Fri., Apr. 21st 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
Student Visit James Earl
James Earl
Host: Conley

Inorganic Seminar

Fri., Apr. 21st 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
Catalysis at Metal-Metal Bonds
Prof. Chris Uyeda, Purdue Universit
Host: Matthew Conley

Department Colloquium

Wed., Apr. 26th 2017 at 4:10 pm BRNHL A125
TBA
Prof. Vicki Grassian, UCSD
Host: Francisco Zaera

Analytical Seminar

Thu., Apr. 27th 2017 at 12:10 pm CS 231
TBD
Prof. Daniel Chiu from U of Washing
Host: Wenwan Zhong

Inorganic Seminar

Fri., Apr. 28th 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
Revisiting Alchemy: The Search for a Modern-Day Alkahest to Solution Process “Insoluble” Bulk Materials
Prof. Richard Brutchey, USC

Analytical Seminar

Mon., May. 1st 2017 at 9:30 am CS 229
Therapeutic Carbon Monoxide
Prof. Binghe Wang
Host: Wang/Ai

Phys. Chem. Seminar

Mon., May. 1st 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
How Do Ribozymes Fold?
Prof. Dave Thirumalai, U of Texas-A
Host: Chia-en Chang

Department Colloquium

Wed., May. 3rd 2017 at 4:10 pm BRNHL A125
Exploring the Synthesis and Applications of Graphene
Prof. Richard Kaner, UCLA
Host: Boniface Fokwa

Inorganic Seminar

Fri., May. 5th 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
TBA
Prof. Garret Miyake, University of
Host: Vincent LaVallo

Other

Mon., May. 8th 2017 at 3:10 pm CS 231
Chemically modified osteomimetic graphene and therapeutic acrylates for bone regeneration
Dr. Stefanie Sydlik, Carnegie Mello
Host: Jingsong Zhang

Phys. Chem. Seminar

Mon., May. 8th 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
Machines and Transitions: Theory at the Hearth of Biomolecular Behavior
Prof. Daniel Zuckerman, Oregon Heal
Host: Chia-en Chang

Department Colloquium

Wed., May. 10th 2017 at 4:10 pm BRNHL A125
TBA
Prof. Richmond Sarpong, UCB
Host: Richard Hooley

Organic Seminar

Fri., May. 12th 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
Dovetailing academic research with patent protection: a retrospective of 2-thiouridine and information transfer in an RNA world
Dr. Ben Heuberger, K&L Gates
Host: Christopher Switzer

Phys. Chem. Seminar

Mon., May. 15th 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
Student Talks
Aleisa (Yin); Shao (Mueller)
Host: Yin & Mueller

Inorganic Seminar

Tue., May. 16th 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
A journey across the first row transition metals with high-frequency and -field electron paramagnetic resonance (HFEPR)
Prof. Josh Telser, Roosevelt U
Host: Harman

Department Colloquium

Wed., May. 17th 2017 at 4:10 pm BRNHL A125
TBA
Prof. Neil L. Kelleher, Northwester
Host: Yinsheng Wang

Phys. Chem. Seminar

Mon., May. 22nd 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
Organocatalysis of Thermodynamically Uphill Reactions: Light as an Energy Source
Prof. Kesnija Glusac, Bowling Green
Host: Ming Lee Tang

Department Colloquium

Wed., May. 24th 2017 at 4:10 pm BRNHL A125
Soft X-ray Synchrotron Radiation Investigations of Materials Relevant to Actinide Science
Dr. David Shuh, LBNL
Host: De-en Jiang

Other

Thu., May. 25th 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
Atmospheric Cluster Candidate - Second Visit
Dr. James Davies
Host: Jingsong Zhang

Inorganic Seminar

Fri., May. 26th 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
CANCELLED
Prof. Danna Freedman, Northwestern
Host: Harman

Department Colloquium

Wed., May. 31st 2017 at 4:10 pm BRNHL A125
TBA
Prof. Douglas Alan Keszler, Oregon
Host: Zaera

Phys. Chem. Seminar

Mon., Jun. 5th 2017 at 4:10 pm CS 231
Quantum mechanical models with statistical effects and statistical models without quantum effects
Prof. John Parkhill, U Notre Dame
Host: Gregory Beran

Department Colloquium

Wed., Jun. 7th 2017 at 4:10 pm BRNHL A125
Molecular Structures of Biological Molecules at Interfaces
Prof. Zhan Chen, U of Michigan
Host: Jason Cheng

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