Spring 2004 – SDSU Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminars

date speaker title
Feb 06
4:00 PM
GMCS-305
Dr. Matthias Selke
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
CSU Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
"Chemistry of Singlet Oxygen with Organometallics and Heteroatoms: From new Photosensitizers to Unusual Oxidants"
Host: Carrano
Feb 20
4:00 PM
GMCS-305
Dr. Bakthan Singaram
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA
"Sweetness and Light- Glucose Detection using boron compounds and Fluorescence"
Host: Cole
Feb 27
4:00 PM
GMCS-305
Dr. Dennis Livesay
Department of Chemistry
Cal Poly Pomona
Pomona, CA
"Engineering Thermostability: Toward the Design of Highly Stable Protein Mutants that Maintain Function at Lower Temperatures"
Host: Love
Mar 12
4:00 PM
GMCS-305
Dr. Michael Heinekey
Department of Chemistry
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
"Coordination and Activation of Hydrogen"
Host: Grotjahn
Mar 26
4:00 PM
GMCS-305
Dr. Phalguni Ghosh
College of Pharmacy
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN
"Spermicidal Activity and Apoptosis-inducing Properties of Organometallic Vanadium(IV) Complexes and Perturbation of the Coordination Sphere of a Metal Complex using Antibodies"
Host: Carrano
Apr 02
4:00 PM
GMCS-305
Prof. Hani Amouri
Laboratoire de Chimie Inorganique et Mat?riaux Mol?culaires
Universit? Pierre et Marie Curie
Paris, France
"Chirality in Molecular and Supramolecular Systems: Self-Assembly and Host-Guest Chemistry"
Host: Grotjahn
Apr 09
4:00 PM
GMCS-305
Dr. Sheri Lillard
Department of Chemistry
Univerisity of California
Riverside, CA
n/a
Host: Tong
Apr 16
4:00 PM
GMCS-305
Prof. Tom Pettus
Department of Chemistry
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA
n/a
Host: McAlpine
Apr 23
4:00 PM
GMCS-305
Dr. John Enemark
Department of Chemistry
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ
"Molybdenum Containing Enzymes and Redox Reactions of Life"
Host: Carrano
Apr 30
4:00 PM
GMCS-305
Dr. Seth Cohan
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA
"Molecular and Supramolecular Chemistry of Dipyrrin Metal Complexes"
Host: Carrano