Spring 2017 – SDSU Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminars

date speaker title
Jan 27
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Officer Mark Peterson

SDSU Police Department
"A.L.I.C.E. and Hostile Patron Safety Training"
Host: Bill Tong
Feb 10
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Dr. Gerard Rosse
Associate Director, Structure Guided Chemistry
Dart NeuroScience
San Diego, CA
"Modern Super Critical Fluid Chromatography and Small Molecules Drug Discovery: An Industry Perspective"
Host: Byron Purse
Feb 24
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Craig Ogle, Director of Regional Analytical Chemistry Laboratory (RACheL)

U North Carolina Charlotte
"Development and Applications of a Bioconjugation Tool Kit"
Host: Doug Grotjahn
Mar 10
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Lauren Benz
Chemistry
U of San Diego
"Probing the surfaces and interfaces of MOF materials using surface science techniques"
Host: Jing Gu
Mar 17
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Juan Alfonso
Department of Microbiology
Ohio State University
Columbus OH
"tRNA Editing and Modification at a Single Site by Mutually Interdependent Activities"
Host: Swairjo
Mar 24
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Andy Knight
Department of Chemistry
Florida Institute of Technology
Florida
"Plasmon-Assisted Chemical Reactions Using Metal and Metal-Oxide Nanocomposites"
Host: Jing Gu
Apr 07
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Tom Huxford
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
"New research directions inspired by structural and biochemical analyses of anti-lipid antibodies"
Host: Jing Gu
Apr 20
5:00 PM
GMCS-333
Jordan Evans, Deputy Director, NASA
Jet Propulsion Lab
JPL, Caltech
Pasadena
"Beyong Curiosity: M2020 - The Next Mars Rover"
Host: Bill Tong
Apr 21
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Patrick G. Hogan
Division of Signaling and Gene Expression
La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology
"Calcium signalling at ER-plasma membrane junctions"
Host: Tom Huxford
Apr 28
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Dr. Steve Chambreau

Edwards Air Force Base
"Ignition of Next-Generation Ionic Liquid Propellants"
Host: Dave Pullman