Loyola University Chicago

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Chemistry Seminars Spring 18

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 18, 2018
Daesung Lee
Title: "New Chemistry of Ruthenium Alkylidenes beyond Metathesis"

January 25, 2018
Dejan Nikolic
Title: "Structure Elucidation of Natural Products Using Mass Spectrometry: a UIC Perspective"

February 1, 2018
Gregory Dye
Loyola University Chicago
"Principles of Surface Chemistry Central to the Reacitvity of Organic Semiconductor Materials"

February 8, 2018
Victor Ryzkof
Northern IL University, DeKalb, IL
Title: "Structure and Reactivity of Peptide Radical Ions"

February 15, 2018
Justin Mohr
University Illinois at Chicago
Title: "Regio- and Stereocontrol with Anions and Radicals"

February 22, 2018
Jixin Chen
Ohio University
Title : "Fluorescence Microscopy and Spectroscopy in Single-Molecule Studies"

March 1, 2018
Hiral Patel
Loyola University Chicago
Title: "Regulation of bacterial glycogen synthesis: Structure-function relationship of ADP-glucose pyrophosphorylase"

March 15, 2018
John Albazi
Northeastern IL
Title: "The Power of Drylab® Modeling Software in Method Development and Robustness Validation for Separation of Seven Pharmaceutical Active Ingredients Using Reversed-Phase Liquid Chromatography"

March 22, 2018
Heather B. Mayes
University of Michigan
Title: "Simulating Protein-Carbohydrate Interactions to Bridge the Gap Between Human Chemical Intuition and Molecular Biophysics"

March 29, 2018
Tom Jackson
Penn State
Title: "Thin Film Transistors for Flexible and Large Area Applications"

April 5, 2018
Yuanzhang Zheng
Loyola University Chicago
Title: "Crystal structure of Klebsiella Pneumoniae YczR, the transcriptional activator of domain of unknow function 161 (DUF161)"

April 12,02018
Ramesh Jasti
University of Oregon
Title: "Nanohoops as New Architectures in Molecular and Materials Design"

April 19, 2018
Ellen Yezierksi
Miami University-Ohio
Title: "Characterizing Chemistry Teachers' Data-Driven Inquiry Practices: A Chemistry-Centered Approach"

April 26, 2018
Daniela Andrei
Dominican University
Title: "Diazeniumdiolates as NO(nitric oxide) and HNO (nitroxyl) donors"