Fall 2014 – SDSU Chemistry & Biochemistry Graduate Seminars

date speaker title
Aug 11
11:30 AM
CSL-508
Jack Fang
Chemistry and Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego CA
"Autologous Blood Transfusion Screening Through Capillary Electrophoresis"
M.S. thesis defense
Sep 26
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Danae Damron
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego CA
"Atropisomerically Stable Amides and Biologically Active Compounds "
Oct 03
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Davis Smith
Chemistry & Biochemistry
San Diego State University
San Diego CA
"New Methodologies toward More Selective Kinase Inhibitors via Pyrrolopyrimidine Scaffold Preorganization along Atropisomeric Chiral Axes"
Oct 10
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Zachary Woodward
Chemistry & Biochemistry
San Diego State University
San Diego CA
"Applications of Isoelectric Focusing and Isotachophoresis on a 2-D Microchip Device to the Detection of Protein Content and Contaminants in Infant Milk Formula"
Oct 17
2:00 PM
GMCS-306
Urszula Milewic
Chemistry and Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego CA
"Novel Approach to Synthesis and Analog Diversification of New Hepatitis C Inhibitors"
M.S. thesis defense
Oct 24
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Arielle Kanner
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University
San Diego CA
"Structural Analysis of Asunaprevir Resistance in HCV NS3/4A Protease "
Oct 31
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Jayson DoCuto
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego CA
"Determination of Precise 135Cs / 137Cs Ratio in Environmental Samples using Sector Field Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry"
Oct 31
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Mari Gabra
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego CA
"Bcl-2 Inhibitor Scaffolds That Are Preorganized Along an Axis of Chirality; The Effect of Atropisomerism on Protein Binding"
Nov 07
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Michael Heberlein
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
San Diego State University
San Diego CA
"Branch Selective Iridium-Catalyzed Hydroarylation of Monosubstituted Alkenes via a Cooperative Destabilization Strategy"
Nov 07
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Teresa Tymon
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
San Diego State University
San Diego CA
"Taking the lab to the source: In situ Detection of Marine Natural Products"
Nov 14
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Michael Coste
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University
San Diego CA
"Atomic Force Microscopy and Its Uses in Cancer Cell Detection"
Nov 21
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Arielle Kanner
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University
San Diego CA
"How To Make a Molecule that Fights Cancer, Malaria, and Bacteria: Work towards the total synthesis of Lagunamide A"
Dec 05
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Josh Swider
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University
San Diego CA
"Evaluation of Hadamard Transform Atmospheric Pressure Ion Mobility Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry for Complex Mixture Analysis"
Dec 09
1:00 PM
HH-128
Adria Lombardo
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
San Diego State University
San Diego CA
"Dendrimers"
M.S. thesis defense