Loyola University Chicago

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Chemistry Seminars Spring 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

January 28, 2016
Dr. Alanah Fitch
Loyola University Chicago
Title: "Evanescent Wave Spectroelectrochemistry of in-vivo Shewanella p. bacteria: New insights with implications for microbial fuel cells"

February 4, 2016
Mr. William Kent
Loyola University Chicago
Title: "Mastering Citation Management"

February 11, 2016
Dr. Mary Cloninger
Montana State University
Title: "Using Dendrimers to Study the Role of Galectins in Cancer Cellular Processes"

February 18, 2016
Dr. Alex Kandel
University of Notre Dame
Title: "Clustering and crystallization under the microscope or Fifty ways to bond your cluster"

February 25, 2016
Dr. Chad Johnston
Loyola University Chicago
Title: "Water Structure at the Surfaces of Iron (Hydr)oxide Nanoparticles"

March 17, 2016
Dr. Peter Mahaffy
King's University
Title: "Do Chemists design for reactivity, but educate for inertness?"

March 24, 2016
Dr. Jared Lewis
University of Chicago
Title: "Engineering Proteins for Selective Catalysis"

March 31, 2016
Dr. Skye Fortier
University of Texas at El Paso
Title: "Of Sterics and Electrons: Tales in Reactivity of Base-Metals"

April 7, 2016
Dr. Susan Wortman
Loyola University Chicago
Title: "The science behind a winning Resume & CV"

April 14, 2016
Dr. Alison Frontier
University of Rochester
Title: "Development of Sterocontrolled Cyclizations for Organic Synthesis"

April 21, 2016
Dr. Robert Flowers
Lehigh University
Title: "Unravelling the Mechanism of Single-Electron Transfer in Synthetic Reactions"