SDSU Chemistry & Biochemistry Graduate Seminars

Seminars are presented regularly in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry by masters' and doctoral students enrolled in the courses Chem 790 and Chem 791. Schedules are subject to change, so please see announcements in the department office for the latest news.

date speaker title
03/20/2015
1:00 PM
GMCS-306
Bryan Tamashiro
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
Smith group
"Concerted Proton-Electron Transfer in Hydrogen Bond Phenol Complexes"
04/08/2015
3:00 PM
GMCS-217
Eric Maxwell
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
"Nonlinear Laser Wave-Mixing Detection for Capillary Electrophoresis and Multi-Channel Arrays for Biomedical and Environmental Applications"
04/10/2015
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Ellie Nguyen
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
"Structural Study of Prolong NF-kB Response Regulated by IkappaB beta"
04/17/2015
1:00 PM
GMCS-306
Sadie Martin
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
"Various Approaches and Strategies for Synthesizing Antibody Mimics"
04/17/2015
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Bryan Tamashiro
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
Smith group
"Cyclic Voltammetry Studies of H-bond Complex Between a p-Phenylenediamine-Based Urea and 1,8-Naphthyridine Using Platinum and Glassy Carbon as Working Electrodes"
04/24/2015
1:00 PM
GMCS-306
Michael Keogh
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
Pullman group
"Chalcopyrite-type semiconductor quantum dots"
04/24/2015
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Jason Lundy
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
Purse group
"Synthesis of Nucleoside 5′-Triphosphate Prodrugs: Overcoming the Inability of Nucleotide Therapeutics to Permeate Across the Cellular Membrane"
05/01/2015
1:00 PM
GMCS-306
Amy Vo
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
Harrison group
"Carbon nanotube-based membranes: application to separation of oil and water"
05/01/2015
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Peter Suon
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
Love group
"Assessment of UCHL3 Substrate Specificity using Engineered Ubiquitin Fusions of Varying Thermostability"
05/15/2015
2:00 PM
CSL-508
Teresa Tymon
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
Carrano group
"Key Features of Iodine Metabolism in Macrocystis pyrifera"
07/20/2015
2:00 PM
GMCS-308
An Truong Pham
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
Smith group
"Redox-Dependent Hydrogen Bonding with p-Phenylenediamine-Based Ureas"
10/09/2015
3:00 PM
GMCS-306
Peggy Chatfield
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
Metzger group
"Feline Infectious Peritonitis (FIP): Biochemistry of the fatal hyperimmune response to coronavirus"
10/16/2015
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Zarina Munshi
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
Tong group
"Sensitive Detection/Separation of Nicotine and its Metabolites by Laser Wave-Mixing Spectroscopy for Environmental and Biomedical Application"
10/16/2015
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Renee Leslie
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
Pullman group
"Formation of Light Absorbing Secondary Organic Aerosols"
10/23/2015
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Brent Banasik
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
"Contemporary asymmetric Mukaiyama additions in organic synthesis"
10/30/2015
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Sadie Martin
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
"Peptoid Nanosheets: Structure, Properties, and Applications"
11/13/2015
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Keri Thomas
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
"Determination of platinum drug release and liposome stability in human plasma by CE-ICP-MS"
11/13/2015
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Lee Wang
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
Bergdahl group
"Recent Advances in Peptide Coupling Reagents and Their Efficacy in Solid- Phase Peptide Synthesis"
11/20/2015
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Michael Heberlein
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
Grotjahn group
"Incorporating Water Oxidation Catalysts into Metal Organic Frameworks"
11/20/2015
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Ray Lee
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
"Stimuli-Triggered Polymersomes as Nanoreactors Used in Biomimetic Engineering"
12/04/2015
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Khawlah Alanqari
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University San Diego CA
Bergdahl group
"Three recent reactions for synthesizing interesting fragments that could be used for Buchwald-Hartwig amination reactions"