Seminars

September

Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry

September 18, 2017

Professor Shelley Minteer, University of Utah

“Bioelectrocatalysis for Energy and Electrosynthesis Applications”

4:30 pm, Room 111, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

William A. Chupka Lecture in Physical Chemistry

September 19, 2017

Professor Wilson Ho, University of California, Irvine

“Small and Fast: Single Molecule Chemistry in Space and Time”

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture on Laboratory Safety

September 20, 2017

Professor Holden Thorp, Washington University in St. Louis

“Safe Science: Promoting a Culture of Safety in Academic Chemical Research”

4:00 pm, Room 160 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry

September 20, 2017

Professor Holden Thorp, Washington University in St. Louis

“Using Coordination Chemistry to Design Safer and More Effective P450 Inhibitors: The Road to Oteseconazole and Seviteronel, New Therapies for Fungal Disease and Cancer”

2:00 pm, Room 111 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

AbbVie Lecture in Organic Chemistry

September 27, 2017

Dr. Kaid Harper, AbbVie Pharmaceuticals

“Scaling Up Photoredox Catalysis Via Flow Chemistry”

4:30 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

AbbVie Lecture in Organic Chemistry

September 27, 2017

Professor Dirk Trauner, New York University

“Chemical Synthesis Enables Synthetic Biology”

3:30 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Theoretical Physical Chemistry

September 28, 2017

Professor Alán Aspuru-Guzik, Harvard University

“Billions and Billions of Molecules”

1:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

October

Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry

October 2, 2017

Professor Yogesh Surendranath, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

“Bridging Molecular and Heterogeneous Catalysis Through Graphite Conjugation”

4:30 pm, Room 111, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Physical Chemistry

October 3, 2017

Professor Etienne Garand, University of Wisconsin, Madison

“Probing the Structure and Solvation of Catalytic Reaction Intermediates”

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Kenneth Wiberg 90th Birthday Lecture in Organic Chemistry

October 5, 2017

Professor Phil Baran, The Scripps Research Institute

“Translational Strain”

4:00 pm, Room 110, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Organic Chemistry

October 26, 2017

Professor Emily Balskus, Harvard University

“Deciphering the Human Gut Microbiota with Chemistry”

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Biophysical Chemistry

October 31, 2017

Professor Tatyana Polenova

“Integrated Structural Biology and Biophysics of HIV-1 Protein Assemblies”

4:00 pm, Room 160 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

November

Bristol-Myers Squibb Lecture in Organic Synthesis

November 2, 2017

Professor Richmond Sarpong, University of California, Berkeley

“Strategies and Methods for Chemical Synthesis Inspired by Complex Natural Product”

3:30 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Bristol-Myers Squibb Lecture in Organic Synthesis

November 2, 2017

Dr. Joanne Bronson, Bristol-Myers Squibb

4:30 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Chemical Biology

November 6, 2017

Professor Grant Jensen, California Institute of Technology

“How electron cryotomography is opening a new window into bacterial cell biology”

11:00 am West Campus Conference Center

Lecture in Organic Chemistry and Chemical Biology

November 9, 2017

Professor Eranthie Weerapana, Boston College

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Organic Chemistry

November 13, 2017

Professor Christopher Beaudry, Oregon State University

4:00 pm, Room 110, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Organic Chemistry

November 14, 2017

Professor Thomas Rizzo, EPFL

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Chemical Biology

November 28, 2017

Professor Kate Carroll, The Scripps Research Institute

1:00 pm, West Campus Conference Center

Boehringer Ingelheim Lecture in Organic Chemistry

November 30, 2017

Professor Shannon Stahl, University of Wisconsin, Madison

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

December

Lecture in Physical Chemistry

December 5, 2017

Professor Xiaoyang Zhu, Columbia University

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Organic Chemistry

December 7, 2017

Professor Thomas Magauer, LMU Munich

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry

December 11, 2017

Professor Paul Chirik, Princeton University

“Catalysis with Earth Abundant Transition Metals”

4:30 pm, Room 111, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

January

Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry

January 29, 2018

Professor Ian Tonks, University of Minnesota

4:30 pm, Room 111, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Physical Chemistry

January 30, 2018

Professor Naomi Halas, Rice University

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

February

Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry

February 5, 2018

Dr. Paul King, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

4:30 pm, Room 111, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Biophysical Chemistry

February 13, 2018

Professor Judy Kim, University of California, San Diego

4:00 pm, Room 160 Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Organic Chemistry and Chemical Biology

February 15, 2018

Professor Bo Li, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry

February 19, 2018

Professor Mingjiang Zhong, Yale University

4:30 pm, Room 111, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Physical Chemistry

February 19, 2018

Professor Jahan Dawlaty, University of Southern California

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Chemical Biology

February 22, 2018

Professor Matthew Shoulders, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

1:00 pm, West Campus Conference Center

March

Lecture in Organic Chemistry and Chemical Biology

March 6, 2018

Professor Daniel Kahne, Harvard University

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry

March 26, 2018

Dr. Michael Lanci, ExxonMobil

4:30 pm, Room 111, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Organic Chemistry

March 29, 2018

Professor M. Kevin Brown, Indiana University, Bloomington

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

April

Lecture in Chemical Biology

April 10, 2018

Professor Roberto Bonasio, University of Pennsylvania

1:00 pm, West Campus Conference Center

Lecture in Chemical Biology

April 16, 2018

Professor Helge Bode, Goethe University, Frankfurt

1:00 pm, West Campus Conference Center

Lecture in Organic Chemistry

April 19, 2018

Professor Brent Stockwell, Columbia University

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry

April 23, 2018

Professor Jenny Yang, University of California, Irvine

4:30 pm, Room 111, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Lecture in Chemical Biology

April 24, 2018

Professor Jordan Meier, National Cancer Institute

1:00 pm, West Campus Conference Center

Lecture in Physical Chemistry

April 24, 2018

Professor Ignacio Franco, University of Rochester

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory

Novartis Lecture in Organic Chemistry

April 26, 2018

Professor Peter Schreiner, Justus-Liebig-Universitat Giessen

4:00 pm, Room 160, Sterling Chemistry Laboratory