Frontiers Seminar Schedule
Winter 2013
Mondays at 3:00 pm in the Schaap Lecture Hall (unless noted otherwise)
January 7 Andrew Ault, University of Iowa (Host: Analytical Faculty Candidate) "The Chemistry Behind Climate Impacts of Atmospheric Aerosol"
January 14 Alexi Khalizov, Texas A&M University (Host: Analytical Faculty Candidate) "Chemistry is in the Air'"
January 21 No seminar scheduled, Martin Luther King Day
January 28 Professor Jon D. Rainier, University of Utah (Host: Stockdill) "Synthesis of Heterocycles at 4700 Feet Above Sea Level"
February 4 Professor George C. Schatz, Northwestern University (Host: Rodgers) "New Plasmonic Nanomaterials and Optical Applications"
February 11 Professor Colin F. Poole, Wayne State University "Estimating Environmental Properties of Compounds from Chromatographic Measurements"
February 18 Professor Robert Murphy, University of Colorado at Denver (Host: Sarah Trimpin) "Analysis of Oxidized Lipids in Human Atherosclerotic Plaque: A Novel Mechanism for Oxidized Phospholipid Formation"
February 25 Dr. David Tiede, Argonne National Laboratory (Host: Claudio Verani) "Connecting Structure to Solar Fuels Function in Natural and Artificial Photosynthesis"
March 4 Dr. Joanna Fowler, Brookhaven National Lab (Host: Tamara Hendrickson) "Imaging Brain Chemistry in Diseases of Addiction"
March 11 No seminar scheduled, Spring Break
March 18 John F. Endicott, Wayne State University "Observations on the Donor-Acceptor Properties of Transition Metal Excited States.
March 25 Wei Yang, National Institute of Digestive & Diabetes & Kidney Diseases (Host: Bhagwat) "Human DNA Polymerase eta: From Chemistry to Cancer Biology"
April 1 Professor Dirk Trauner, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universit�t M�nchen (Host: Jennifer Stockdill) "Ion Channels and GPCRs: The Age of Enlightenment" or, if you prefer: "Restoring Vision with Azobenzenes: No Joke"
April 8 No seminar scheduled, 245th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, New Orleans
April 15 Professor Wen Li, Wayne State University "Strong Field Physics and its Applications in Chemistry"
April 22 Classes End-Honors Convocation


Last updated: September 01, 2017