Chemistry and Biochemistry

Fall 2015

All seminars held on Friday at 1:00pm in PHSC 109 unless indicated otherwise. Refreshments served just prior to the presentation.

Week 1

Friday August 28

Ms. Natalie Holmberg-Douglas

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, CSU Chico

"Large-Scale Synthesis of a Fungicide at Dow Agrosciences"

Week 2

Friday September 4

Dr. Shaowei Chen

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, UC Santa Cruz

"Chemical Functionalization of Nanoparticle Materials by Interfacial Engineering"

Week 3

Friday September 11

No Seminar

Week 4

Friday September 18

No Seminar

Week 5

Friday September 25

No Seminar

Week 6

Friday October 2

No Seminar

Week 7

Friday October 9

Dr. Philip Janowicz

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, CSU Fullerton

"Engaging Students Using Supplemental Instruction in Chemistry"

Week 8

Friday October 16

Dr. Alexander M. Spokoyny

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, UCLA

"Organomimetic Cluster Chemistry"

Week 9

Friday October 23

No Seminar

Week 10

Friday October 30

Hiring Seminar

Week 11

Friday November 6

No Seminar

Week 12

Monday November 9

Hiring Seminar

Friday November 13

Hiring Seminar

Week 13

Friday November 20

Dr. Kirill Kovnir 

Department of Chemistry, UC Davis

"Chemistry of Novel Thermoelectric Materials"

Week 14

No Seminar- Thanksgiving Break 

Week 15

Friday December 4

No Seminar

Week 16

Friday December 11

Dr. Joanie Hevel

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Utah State University, Logan, UT

"Tracking the Elusive Methyl Group - A small but mighty protein modification"

Week 17

No Seminar- Finals Week