Fall 2015 – SDSU Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminars

date speaker title
Aug 28
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Lance Elliott
Environmental Health and Safety
SDSU
San Diego CA
""Safety Seminar""
Sep 04
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Roy Wollman
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, CA
"Reliable Signal Transduction"
Host: Huxford
Sep 11
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Frank Gomez
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
California State University, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
"The Potential of Microfluidics: On the Slope of Enlightenment"
Host: Harrison
Sep 25
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Ryan Shenvi
Department of Chemistry
The Scripps Research Institute
La Jolla, CA
"Chemical Synthesis of Secondary Metabolites"
Host: Purse
Oct 09
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Nathan E. Lewis
Department of Pediatrics
Univeristy of California San Diego School of Medicine
San Diego, CA
"Elucidating post-translational modification function in the whole-cell context: How the PTM tail wags the dog"
Host: Huxford
Oct 16
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Joseph O'Connor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, CA
"Metal-catalyzed Cycloaromatizations of Conjugated Tri-pi molecules"
Host: Purse and Grotjahn
Nov 06
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Jerry Yang
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Univeristy of California, San Diego
San Diego CA
"Exploring Molecular Approaches to Diagnose, Prevent, and Treat Amyloid Associated Diseases"
Host: Holland
Nov 13
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Thomas M. Spudich
Chemistry and Forensic Science
Maryville University
St. Louis, MO
"The Development and Characterization of Micro-Vis Spectrometers with Wireless Communication for UV-Vis and Fluorescence Applications"
Host: Harrison
Nov 19
5:00 PM
HH-214
Inorganic Candidate


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Nov 20
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Adam Woolley
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Brigham Young University
Provo, UT
"Integrated Microfluidic Devices for Biomarker Analysis"
Host: Harrison
Nov 23
4:00 PM
LS-248
Inorganic Candidate


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Nov 30
4:00 PM
LS-248
Inorganic Candidate


"Developing Molecular Photocatalysts and Electrocatalysts for Applications in Solar Energy Conversion"
Dec 02
4:00 PM
Music-120
Inorganic Candidate


"Interfacial Catalysis: Applications in Renewable Energy Solutions"
Dec 04
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Nathan Gianneschi
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Univeristy of California, San Diego
San Diego, CA
"Biomolecule-Polymer Conjugates for the Targeted Delivery of Peptides, Nucleic Acids and Small Molecule Drugs to Cells and Tissues"
Host: Holland
Dec 07
4:00 PM
LS-248
Inorganic Candidate


"Solar Fuels Generations from Water Utilizing Novel Semiconductor Oxide Materials or Modified III-V Semiconductor Interfaces"