Loyola University Chicago

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Chemistry Seminars Fall 2016

Flanner Hall 133 - 11:30 a.m.

Weekly seminars and the annual Denkewalter Lecture (which brings the winner of either the American Chemical Society's Pure Chemistry or Eli Lilly awards to campus) provide an opportunity to learn about up to date advances from respected scientists from industry and academia.

Seminars Begin at 11:30 a.m., Flanner Hall 133; Refreshments at 11:15 a.m.

Previous seminars

September 8, 2016
Dr.  Daniel Weix
University of Rochester
Title: "Cross-Electrophile Coupling: Principles and New Reactions"

September 15, 2016
Dr. Raquel Lieberman
Georgia Tech
Title: "Molecular adaptation of a metalloprotease for the hydrolysis of a nitroaniline toxin in potato soil"

September 22, 2016
Dr. Laure Dussubieux
Field Museum Chicago
Title: "Elemental Analysis Facility at the Field Museum: where Chemistry meets Archaeology"

September 29, 2016
Dr. Joseph Fox
University of Delaware
Title: "Fast Bioorthogonal Chemistry: Discovery, Development, and Applications"

October 6, 2016
Mr. William Kent/ Mr. Tim Thomas
Title: "Citation Management for Chemistry Majors"

October 13, 2016
Dr. Regan Thomson
Northwestern University
Title: "Methods and Strategies for Natural Product Synthesis"

October 20, 2016
Dr. Seth Brown
Notre Dame
Title: "Nonclassical Oxidation Reactions"

October 27, 2016
Dr. Christopher Thompson
Bruker Corporation
Title: "Evolution of Mass Spectrometry  from the Molecular to Neutron Realm: Welcome to the Future"

November 3, 2016
Dr. James Johnson
Loyola University Chicago Pre-Health
Title: "Pre-Health 101"

Denkewalter Lecture
FH 133 6:00 p.m
Poster presentation at 5:00 p.m.
Dr. Yi Tang
Title: "Unraveling the Chemical Logic of Complex Natural Product Biosynthesis"

November 10, 2016
Dr. Heather E. Wheeler
Loyola University Chicago
Department of Biology
Title: "Genomic Prediction of Complex Traits"

November 17, 2016
Dr. Omar Farha
Northwestern University
Title: "Functional and Catalytic Metal-Organic Framework Materials"

December 1, 2016
Dr. Joseph T. Golab
Environmental Standards, Inc
"Fundamental Insights in Industrial Chemical & Engineering Using Modeling & Simulation"

December 8, 2016