Chemistry and Biochemistry

Seminar Program

 

Spring 2016 

 

Feb 5
Friday

UCSB outreach visit

Feb 12
Friday

Ismail Hossain (Oh lab)
Literature seminar
"Discovery, utility, and component-based synthesis of the novel trioxacarcins"

Feb 29
Monday

Steven Ruark (Schrodi lab)
Thesis seminar
"Attempts to make olefin metathesis catalysts from dirt-cheap metals"

March 4
Friday

Marlyn Widjaja (Crowhurst lab)
Literature seminar
"The retromer complex and its involvement in Alzheimer’s disease" 

March 11
Friday

Casper Wong (Vey lab)
Literature seminar
"Applications of near-infrared fluorescent proteins reengineered from bacterial phytochromes for in vivo imaging"

March 18
Friday

George Darouj (Fischhaber lab)
Literature seminar
"Utilizing carbonic anhydrase for CO2 bioremediation by novel biomimetic techniques"

April 12
Tuesday
9:00am, LO1117

Kaveh Vossoughian (Garrett lab)
Thesis seminar
"The development and photocatalytic testing of TiO2 and TiO2/Fe2O3 nanoparticles using nanolithography and physical vapor deposition"

April 25
Monday

Alex Mantanona (Garrett lab)
Thesis seminar
"The use of Ru nanoparticles for the production of composite materials"

May 4
Wednesday

Dr Marcelo Tolmasky (CSU Fullerton)
Visiting speaker seminar
"The superbugs are among us. Can we beat them?"

May 6
Friday

Michelle Chan (Garrett lab)
Thesis seminar
"The sulfide layers of bronze and silver surface"

All Monday, Wednesday and Friday seminars are held at 3:30 pm in EH 2227, unless otherwise stated.