Calendar of Events


Colloquia Fall 2014

Colloquia take place on Mondays at 4:00 p.m. in Gerstenzang 121 except as noted. 

Mon. Sept. 8, 2014 Combining Organic Synthesis and Directed Evolution to Design HIV Vaccine Candidates
Dr. Isaac Krauss, Brandeis University, Chemistry Department
Mon. Sept. 15, 2014 Chemistry at the Beach: Characterization, Synthetic Mimics, and Applications of Shellfish Adhesives
Dr. Jonathan Wilker, Purdue University
Mon. Sept. 29, 2014 Chemical modification of proteins and their intracellular delivery for cancer therapy
Dr. Qiaobing Xu, Tufts University
Mon. Oct. 20, 2014 EKO and EKOS: A New Perspective on Discovery of Small Molecules to Perturb Protein-protein Interactions
Dr. Kevin Burgess, Texas A&M University
Tues. Oct. 28, 2014
3:30 p.m. G122
Structure, Function, and Inhibition of Bacterial Cell Walls and Biofilms: Lessons from Small Molecules and a Big Magnet
Dr. Lynette Cegelski, Stanford University
Wed. Oct. 29, 2014
TBA
Chemical approaches to study ubiquitin-like proteins in bacteria and humans
Dr. Champak Chatterjee, University of Washington
Mon. Nov. 3, 2014 Charging Buckybowls with Multiple Electronics: Self-Assembly and Metal Binding Patterns
Dr. Marina Petukhina, University of Albany
Tues. Nov. 4, 2014
3:30 p.m. G122
New Methods and Strategies for the Synthesis of Bioactive Carbohydrate, Amines and Fluorinated Molecules
Dr. Hien Nguyen, University of Iowa
Mon. Nov. 10, 2014 TBA
Dr. Ravi Nargund, MERCK
Mon. Nov. 17, 2014 Mechanism Guided Improvement of Pd(II) Precatalysts for    Cross-Coupling
Dr. Nilay Hazari, Yale University
Mon. Dec. 1, 2014 TBA
Dr. John Straub, Boston University
Mon. Dec. 8, 2014 TBA
Dr. Hao Xu, Georgia State University