SDSU Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminars

date speaker title
Aug 24
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Lance Elliott

SDSU EH&S
Annual Safety Seminar
Host: Bill Tong
Aug 31
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Kathie Seley-Radtke
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Baltimore, MD
Flexibility—not just for yoga anymore!
Host: Byron Purse
Sep 14
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Partho Ghosh
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of California, San Diego
Adaptation through massive protein sequence variation
Host: Tom Huxford
Sep 28
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Ulrich Muller
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of California San Diego
Ribozymes using Trimetaphosphate to fuel the RNA World
Host: Greg Holland
Oct 05
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. L. Marcus Wilhelmsson
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Chalmers University
Gothenburg, Sweden
Nucleic Acid Base Analogue FRET—design, characterization and applications
Host: Byron Purse
Oct 12
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Filipp Furche
Department of Chemistry
Univesity of California, Irvine
Irvine CA
New Methods for Computational Photochemistry
Host: Andy Cooksy
Oct 19
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Michael Groves
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
California State University, Fullerton
Fullerton CA
Using Machine Learning and Quantum Mechanics to Understand Chemical Reactions on Surfaces
Host: Andy Cooksy
Oct 26
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Dr. Indra McAlpine

Pfizer
San Diego CA
TBD
Host: John Love
Nov 02
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Katarzyna Slowinska
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
California State University, Long Beach
Long Beach, CA
TBD
Host: Byron Purse
Nov 09
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Fu-Ming Tao
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
California State University, Fullerton
Fullerton CA
The Chemistry of Atmospheric Smog and Aerosols: Critical Roles of Ammonia
Host: Andy Cooksy
Nov 16
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Professor David Moffet

Loyola Marymount University.
TBD
Host: John Love
Nov 30
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Kim Janda
Department of Chemistry
The Scripps Research Institute
La Jolla, CA
TBD
Host: Byron Purse
Dec 07
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Daniel O’Leary
Department of Chemistry
Pomona College
Claremont CA
Isotope Effects as a Probe of Hydrogen Bonding, Chirality, and Conformation
Host: Jeff Gustafson
Jan 25
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Dave Martin
Department of Chemistry
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, CA
TBD
Host: Jeff Gustafson
Feb 08
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Dr. Adam Weingarten

Nature Communication Editor
Publishing in Nature Research Journals
Host: Jing Gu
Feb 22
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Dr. Ana Kusnetzow
Director of Biology
Crinetics Pharmaceuticals
San Diego CA

Host: Christal Sohl
Mar 15
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. John Chaput
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA
TBD
Host: Byron Purse
Apr 12
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Wei Li
Department of Chemistry
University of Toledo
Toledo OH
TBD
Host: Jeff Gustafson and Yong Yan
May 24
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Andrew Bocarsly
Department of Chemistry
Princeton University
Princeton
TBA
Host: Jing Gu & Yong Yan