Spring 2012 – SDSU Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminars

date speaker title
Feb 10
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Dr. Cesar Contreras

NASA Ames Research Center
Moffett Field, CA
n/a
Host: Cooksy
Feb 24
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Professor Ning Fang
Department of Chemistry
Iowa State University, Ames Lab, U.S. Dept of Energy
Ames, Iowa
"Science of Rock ?n? Roll: Single Particle Orientation and Rotational Tracking"
Host: Tong
Mar 02
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Scott Sieburth
Department of Chemistry
Temple University
Philadelphia, PA
"Silicon as a Drug Design Element"
Host: Grotjahn
Mar 16
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Matthew Sazinsky
Department of Chemistry
Pomona College
Claremont, CA
"Insights into Regulation of Enzyme O2 Use and Diabetic Iron Acquisition"
Host: Beauvais
Mar 23
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Tom Huxford
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"X-ray crystal structure of the human IkappaB kinase 2 enzyme in an active conformation"
Apr 06
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Dr. James O'Brien
Staff Scientist
Quantum Design
San Diego, CA
"Magnetic Determination of Nickel Transformations during Red-Ox Processing of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Materials"
Host: Bennett
Apr 13
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Joe Tracy
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC 27695
"Synthesis, Self-Assembly, and Transformations of Metal and Magnetic Nanoparticles"
Host: Kalyuzhny
Apr 20
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Alexandra Ros
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ
"Two Examples Showing the Potential of Microfluidics for Biomolecule Analysis: Dielectrophoresis and Single Cell Mass Spectrometry"
Host: Harrison
Apr 27
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Stephen Mills
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of San Diego
San Diego, CA
"Oxygen Activation in the Copper Amine Oxidases"
Host: Carrano
May 04
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Seth Cohen
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
UCSD
La Jolla, CA
"Postsynthetic Methods for the Functionalization of Metal-Organic Frameworks"
Host: Carrano