Spring 2012 – SDSU Chemistry & Biochemistry Graduate Seminars

date speaker title
Mar 23
1:00 PM
GMCS-305
Aaron G. Nash
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Bennett group
"Biophysical and Biochemical Effects of N-terminal Mono-Ubiquitination on Small Proteins"
Apr 05
2:00 PM
GMCS-306
David Catrone
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
"Kinetic Effects of Increased Proton-Transfer Distance on Proton-Coupled Oxidations of Phenol-Amines"
Apr 13
2:00 PM
GMCS-306
Maulen Uteuliyev
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
"Highly Selective Asymmetric Rh-Catalyzed Hydroformylation of Heterocyclic Olefins"
Apr 20
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
Andrej Hartnett
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
"A Multidisciplinary Study of Iron Transport and Storage in the marine green alga Tetraselmis suecica"
Apr 20
1:00 PM
GMCS-306
Savannah DeLorenzo
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
"Toward Transition-Metal Nitride Clusters: Potential Single Molecule Magnets"
Apr 25
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Giang Tran
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
"Application of Paper Spray Mass Spectrometry for Determination of Nicotine Metabolites in Environmental Samples"
Apr 27
1:00 PM
GMCS-306
David Catrone
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
"Investigation of Transfer Hydrogenation Mechanism in N-Heterocyclic Carbene Catalysts"
Apr 27
2:00 PM
GMCS-306
Adria Lombardo
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
"Design and Synthesis of Fluorinated Dendrimers for 19F MRI"
May 03
11:00 AM
CSL-508
Gabby Espinoza
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Pullman group
"Kinetics of the Decomposition and Aggregation of Silver Nanoparticles Induced by Halide Ions"
May 04
1:00 PM
GMCS-306
Maulen Uteuliyev
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
"Synthesis and application of bifunctional N-heterocyclic carbene pyrazole complexes"
May 04
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Ashley Morris
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
"Effecting Electroosmotic Flow with Buffer Additives and Modified Rinse Cycles"
May 24
11:00 AM
UCSD Natural Scienc
Gulin Erdogan
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Grotjahn group
"A novel bifunctional catalyst for alkene isomerization: development, scope and limitations, and application in organic transformations"
May 29
2:00 PM
UCSD Pacific Hall 4
Casey Larsen
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Grotjahn group
"A novel bifunctional catalyst for alkene isomerization: development, scope and limitations, and application in organic transformations"
Jun 15
11:00 AM
UCSD Natural Scienc
Leslie Alexander
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
McAlpine group
"Design, synthesis, and mechanistic studies of Sansalvamide A derivatives as anti-cancer agents"
Jun 19
1:00 PM
UCSD Natural Scienc
Erin Singh
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
McAlpine group
"Design and synthesis of bioactive macrocyclic natural products"
Jul 25
1:00 PM
UCSD Natural Scienc
Marc Gregerson
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
Tong group
"Sensitive Standoff Nonlinear Spectroscopic Studies of Gas- and Condensed-Phase Molecules in Ambient Conditions for Environmental and Security Applications"
Aug 14
2:00 PM
Alan and Debbie Gol
Marbie Guillern
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
McAlpine group
"Sansalvamide A and Heat Shock Protein 90 Biochemical and Binding Studies"
Aug 15
2:00 PM
UCSD Natural Scienc
Chung-Mao Pan
Dept of Chem & Biochem, SDSU
"Synthesis and Evaluation of Macrocycles as Potential Antitumor Agents"