Spring 2007 – SDSU Chemistry & Biochemistry Graduate Seminars

date speaker title
Jan 09
10:00 AM
CSL-508
Yonglian Zhang
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Bergdahl group
"Asymmetric Conjugate Additions of Silylzincates and its Application in Total Synthesis. Hydrolytic Degradation of Organophosphate Compounds with New Water-Soluble Metal Complexes"
Feb 23
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Angelina Thayer
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
"Discovery of Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase Inhibitors for the Treatment of Neuropathic Pain - Post Herpetic Neuralgia"
Mar 02
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Isabelle Nevchas
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Bergdahl group
"Total Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of Helipeptins A and D and Analogues"
Mar 02
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Donna Sirenski
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
title unavailable
Mar 09
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Marcel Hetu
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Liang group
"Synthesis, structures and hydrolytic properties of copper(II) complexes of asymmetrically N-functionalised 1,4,7-triazacyclononane ligands"
Mar 09
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Sophie Hartle
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
title unavailable
Mar 09
2:30 PM
1205 Natural Scienc
Nora H. Barakat
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Love group
"Combining in Vivo and in Silico Screening for Protein Stability"
Mar 14
9:00 AM
GMCS-305
Chris Uranga
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Cooksy group
"Characterization of Spectrometers for Infrared Laser Spectroscopy of Free Radicals"
Mar 16
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Stephanie Lapera
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
McAlpine group
"Brefeldin A Derivatives: Synthesis and Anticancer Activity"
Mar 23
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Isabelle Nevchas
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Bergdahl group
" Chemical Studies Toward the Total Synthesis of Virginiamycin M1 An Efficient Synthetic Route of the Crucial Oxazole-Dehydroproline Fragment"
Apr 06
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Casey Larsen
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Grotjahn group
"Scope and Mechanism of the Intermolecular Addition of Aromatic Aldehydes to Olefins Catalyzed by Rh(I) Olefin Complexes"
Apr 06
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Lei Zhang
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Chatfield group
title unavailable
Apr 13
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Jessica Lamonte
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
"Iridium Bis(phosphinite) p-XPCP Pincer Complexes: Highly Active Catalysts for the Transfer Dehydrogenation of Alkanes"
Apr 20
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Gulin Erdogan
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Grotjahn group
"Bifunctional Catalysis of Alkene Deuteration/ Isomerization"
Apr 20
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Robinaire Ruiz
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Tong group
title unavailable
Apr 27
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Swetha Neravetla
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Grotjahn group
"Seminar Title: Synthesis and Reactivity of Metal Complexes with Hindered Pyrazole / Imidazole Ligands"
Apr 27
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Ba Tran
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
title unavailable
May 04
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Yukiko Uchida
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Carrano group
title unavailable
Jun 01
4:00 PM
4501 Pacific Hall U
Amer El-Batta
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Bergdahl group
"Part I: Copper(I) Iodide Dimethyl Sulfide Catalyzed 1,4-Addition of Alkenyl Groups From Alkenylzirconium and Alkenylzinc Reagents and Their Application Toward the Total Synthesis of Azaspirene. Part II: Aqueous Wittig Chemistry Employing S"
Jul 06
2:00 PM
GMCS 307
Dong (David) Xu
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Cooksy group
"FEMVib, An ab initio multi-dimensional solver for probing the vibrational dynamics in polyatomic molecules and free radicals"