Seminar Archives

Thursday, February 4, 2010

University of Texas-Austin
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Chaos vs. Control: The Chemistry of Large Molecular Systems From Foldamers and Mesophases to Proteins”

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Leiden University
Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

“Achieving Chemical Accuracy for a Prototype Molecule-Surface Reaction”

Thursday, March 4, 2010

College of the Holy Cross
Department of Chemistry

"Protein Splicing: The Ins and Outs of Inteins”

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Brown University
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

"Nature as Stereochemist: Unraveling the Complexities of Polyketide Antibi- otic Biosynthesis”

Thursday, March 25, 2010

University of Kansas
Pharmaceutical Chemistry

“The Polyanion-World Hypothesis”

Thursday, April 1, 2010

University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Chemistry

Thursday, April 8, 2010

University of Missouri - St. Louis
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Synthetic Channels that Selectively Transport Cations or Anion Through Phospholipid Bilayer Membranes”

Thursday, April 15, 2010

University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics

“Design of Protein Interfaces and Switches”

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Colorado State University
Department of Chemistry

"Self-Assembling Peptides that Mimic
Viral Fusion Proteins”

Thursday, April 29, 2010

University of Georgia
Department of Chemistry

“Developing the Chemistry to Explore Cell Physiology with Light”

Thursday, May 6, 2010

University of Pennsylvania
Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Medical Science

“How Proteins Do All of That as Seen by HX. GroEL Function(H-TX). Protein Folding(H-DX). Lipoprotein Structure (MS)”

Thursday, September 16, 2010

University of Missouri-St. Louis
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry; Department of Biology

“Synthetic Channels that Selectively
Transport Cations or Anion Through
Phospholipid Bilayer Membranes”

Thursday, September 23, 2010

University of Massachusetts Amherst
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

“Pharmacological Chaperoning in Lysosomal Storage Diseases: A Structural Perspective”

Thursday, September 30, 2010

University of Washington
Department of Bioengineering; Departments of Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Oral Biology & Global Health

“Microfluidics 2.0: Point-of-Care Diagnostics for the Developed and Developing World”

Thursday, October 7, 2010

Boston University
Department of Chemistry

“Putting Metals to Work: Transition
Metal Complexes for Electron
Transfer and Electron Transport”

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Colorado State University
Department of Chemistry

“Self-Assembling Peptides That
Mimic Viral Fusion Proteins”

Thursday, October 21, 2010

California Institute of Technology
Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

“Interrogating the Paradoxical
Relationship Between Cancer and the
Immune System, with Applications to
Melanoma and Glioblastoma Cancer
Patients”

Friday, October 22, 2010

University of California-San Francisco
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

“Dynamics and Noise in Small
Systems: A Dynamical Principle
Called Maximum Caliber”

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Northwestern University
Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology Department, Chemistry Department, and Feinberg School of Medicine

“A Technological Tipping Point in
Modern Mass Spectrometry: Direct
Analysis of Intact Proteins to Map
the Endogeneous Human Proteome”

Thursday, November 4, 2010

University of California-Santa Barbara
Department of Chemical Engineering

“Order and Disorder in Nanoscale
Inorganic-Organic Materials”

Thursday, November 18, 2010

California Institute of Technology
Division of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering

“The Solar Army”

Thursday, December 9, 2010

Harvard University
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology; Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology (SCRB)

“Cancer Chemical Biology”

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Pennsylvania University
Department of Chemistry & the Huck Institute of the Life Sciences

“Effects of Chromatin Modifications on the Single Molecule Dynamics of Nucleosomes”

Thursday, February 17, 2011

John Hopkins University
Department of Chemistry

“Topological and Supramolecular
Considerations for Organic
(bio)Electronics”

Thursday, February 24, 2011

University of Delaware
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

“Physiological & Bioscavenger Roles of Phospholipase A2 Enzymes”

Thursday, March 3, 2011

University of S. California
Pharmacology & Pharmaceutical Sciences

“Effect of Spacer Insertion on the
Biological Activity, Production, and
Pharmacokinetics of Recombinant
Bifunctional Fusion Proteins"

Thursday, March 10, 2011

University of Utah
Department of Bioengineering

“Underwater Adhesives Inspired by the Sandcastle Glue of P. californica”

Thursday, March 24, 2011

University of Bologna
Department of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and Technologies

“The Chemistry of Nickel in the Urease System”

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Codexis, Inc.

“Characterization of Microbial Metabolites by Mass Spectrometry”

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Virginia Tech
Department of Chemistry

“On One Hand But Not the Other: Quantum Chemical Predictions of the Properties of Chiral Molecules”

Thursday, April 14, 2011

University of Idaho
Department of Chemistry

“‘And then a Miracle Occurs’ Recent Adventures in Mechanistic Inorganic Photochemistry”

Thursday, April 21, 2011

University of California, Berkeley
Department of Chemistry

“New Insights into Molecular Structure and Solvation from Tandem Mass Spectrometry”

Thursday, April 28, 2011

University of Utah
Department of Medicinal Chemistry

“Chemical Probes put Tyrosine Phosphatases in the Spotlight”

Thursday, May 5, 2011

University of California, Los Angeles
Department of Bioengineering

"Cell Traffic Control: Applications in
Cancer Drug Delivery”

Thursday, September 8, 2011

McGill University
Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery

“The Role of Caspase-6 in Neurodegeneration and in Alzheimer Disease”

Thursday, September 15, 2011

NIDA-IRP
Medicinal Chemistry Section

“Dopamine D3 Receptor Antagonists
and Partial Agonists to Study Drug
Addiction”

Thursday, September 22, 2011

University of Massachusetts Amherst
Department of Chemistry

“Suicidal Shape Shifters: Conformational Control and Real-time Monitoring of Caspase Proteolytic Activity”

Thursday, September 29, 2011

The Scripps Research Institute
Department of Chemical Physiology

“Activity-Based Proteomics - Applications for Enzyme and Inhibitor Discovery"

Thursday, October 6, 2011

University of Oxford
Department of Chemistry

“Engineered Protein Pores for Nanotechnology"

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Colorado State University
Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering

“Sweet Nanomaterials for Tissue
Engineering: The Secret Lives of
Polysaccharides”

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Georgia Institute of Technology
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

“Optics in the Natural World:
Iridescent Colors of Butterflies
and the Twisted Beetle!”

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Georgia State University
Department of Chemistry

“Synthetic Lectin Mimics and their
Applications”

Thursday, November 3, 2011

University of MIchigan
Department of Chemistry

“Dynamical Structures of Membrane Proteins by NMR Spectroscopy”

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Michigan State University
Department of Chemistry

“Scalability in Solar Energy Conversion: First-row Transition Metal-based
Chromophores for Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells”

Thursday, November 17, 2011

UCSD
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

“Spectroscopy and Dynamics of the HOCO Free Radical”

Thursday, December 1, 2011

University of Vermont
Department of Biochemistry

“The Remarkable Tale of How the
Binding of Transferrin Primes the
Transferrin Receptor to Potentiate
Iron Release from Each Lobe at
Endosomal pH”

Thursday, December 8, 2011

UCSB
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

“Photophysics of Organic Semiconductors Probed by Single Molecule Fluorescence and High Spatial Resolution Chemical Imaging”

Thursday, December 15, 2011

University of California-Davis
Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

“Interface Doping in Organic
Photovoltaics”

Thursday, February 2, 2012

University of Virginia
Department of Chemistry

“Membrane Protein Structural Biology: From Micelles to Bacterial Invasion”

Thursday, February 9, 2012

University of New Mexico
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology

“Spectroscopic Studies of Aggregates in Conjugated Organic Optoelectronic Molecules and Assemblies”

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Columbia University
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics

"TBA"

Thursday, February 23, 2012

University of Iowa
Department of Chemistry

Thursday, March 1, 2012

University of Maryland
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

“Methyl-based NMR Evidence for Symmetry in Functionally or Crystallographically Asymmetric Homodimers”

Thursday, March 8, 2012

University of Toledo
Department of Chemistry

"TBA"

Thursday, March 15, 2012

University of Notre Dame
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

“Fluorescent and Chemiluminescent
Probes Optical Molecular Imaging"

Thursday, March 29, 2012

University of Cincinnati
Department of Chemistry

“Bio-inspired Inorganic Chemistry:
Examples in Catalysis and Metal
Availability

Thursday, April 5, 2012

University of Florida
Department of Chemistry

“Peptide Dissociation Chemistry in Mass Spectrometers Probed by Vibrational Spectroscopy"

Thursday, April 12, 2012

University of California, Berkeley
Department of Chemistry

“Selective Stoichiometric and Catalytic
Reactions in Water-Soluble Host-Guest
Supramolecular Systems”

Thursday, April 19, 2012

Massachusetts Insttute of Technology
Department of Chemistry

“Hydrocarbon Oxidation at Carboxylate-Bridged Diiron Active Sites"

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Vanderbilt University
Department of Pharmacology

“Microtubule Regulation by Phosphatases and Bacterial Pathogens"

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology Scripps Institute

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Yale University
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics

“pH-dependent Transmembrane Peptide Insertion: Mechanism and Uses in
Tumor Targeting and Drug Delivery”

Thursday, September 6, 2012

New York University Cancer Institute
Departments of Environmental Medicine, and Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology

“Oxidative Stress and Metals Target Dioxygenases and Effect Epigenetic Programs”

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Carnegie-Mellon University
Department of Chemistry

“Over the Rainbow: Noncovalent Dye-Protein Complexes for Fluorescence Imaging and Sensing”

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

OriginLab Software

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Phase and Colloid Science Core Procter & Gamble Analytical GCO
Research Fellow

Thursday, September 27, 2012

University of Minnesota
Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

Block Copolymer Micelles: From Delicate Liquids to Tough Plastics”

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Brown University
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Pennsylvania State University
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics

“The Biophysics of a Genetic Switch:
The lac operon”

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Indiana University
Department of Chemistry

“Chemical Biotechnology Applied to Endocrine Hormones”

Thursday, October 25, 2012

University of South Florida
College of Medicine, Molecular Medicine

“Intrinsically Disordered Proteins in Health and Disease”

Thursday, November 1, 2012

University of New Hampshire
Department of Molecular, Cellular, & Biomedical Sciences

“The Proximity Energy Framework
and Biological Systems”

Thursday, November 8, 2012

UMass Dartmouth
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Synthesis of Novel Ansalactams and Oroidin Based Anti-Bacterial Compounds”

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Dartmouth College
Department of Chemistry

“Hydrazone-Based Switches,
Fluorophores, and Sensors

Thursday, November 29, 2012

University of Milan
Pharmaceutical Sciences

“Covalent and Non-Covalent Binding of
Proteins by MS: From Drug Discovery
to Chemical Toxicology”

Thursday, December 6, 2012

University of Minnesota
Department of Chemistry

“Imaging Metal-Induced Oxidative Stress: Lanthanides to the Rescue”

Thursday, September 5, 2013

University of Minnesota
Department of Chemistry & Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics

“Allosteric Regulation of the Sarcoplasmic Reticulum Ca2+-ATPase by Phospholamban and Sarcolipin using Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy”

Thursday, September 12, 2013

University of Massachusetts Amherst
Department of Chemistry

“Simplified Approaches for Improved
Control Over Polyketide Engineering”

Thursday, September 19, 2013

University of Colorado
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

“Single Molecule Tracking at Wet Interfaces”

Thursday, September 26, 2013

University of New Mexico
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology

“Long Range Electronic Communication and the Donor-Acceptor Paradigm”

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Cornell University
Department of Mateirals Science and Engineering

“Polymer Brushes: Patternable Structures as Interfaces with the Biological
Environment”

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Scripps Institute
Department of Chemistry

“New Opportunities at the Interface of
Chemistry and Biology- from Stem
Cells to the Genetic Code”

Thursday, October 17, 2013

University of MIchigan
Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering

“Single Protein Characterization with
Nanopores”

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Colorado State University
Department of Chemistry

“Saving the World, One Spin at a Time”

Thursday, October 31, 2013

Indiana University
Department of Chemistry

“Transition Metal Sensing and
Trafficking in Bacterial Pathogens”

Thursday, November 7, 2013

Kansas State University
Department of Chemistry

“A Random Walk in the Dark: Following Single Molecules to a Better
Understanding of Self-Assembled One-Dimensional Nanostructures”

Thursday, November 14, 2013

University of Utah
Department of Chemistry

“Surface-Modified Silica Colloidal Crystals: Nanoporous Materials with Controlled Ionic and Molecular Transport”

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

“New insights into the mechanism of
transition metal transport mediated by
the human ZIP transporter”

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Georgia Institute of Technology
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

“Forensics, Metabolomics and Molecular Imaging with Mass Spectrometry”

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Florida State University
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Nanometals in Biophysics and Biomedical Science”

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Lehigh University
Department of Chemistry

“A Push-Pull Mechanism for Lipid Raft Formation”

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Bowling Green State University
Department of Physics and Astronomy

“Engineering of Semiconductor Nanocrystals and Nanocrystal Solids for Renewable Energy Applications”

Thursday, February 13, 2014

University of Washington
Department of Chemistry

"Chemical Approaches to Study Ubiquitin-like Proteins in Bacteria and Humans”

Thursday, February 20, 2014

New York University
Department of Chemistry

"Protons, Bucket Brigades, and What They Have in Common: Insights from Computer Simulations”

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Northwestern University
Department of Chemistry

"Thermodynamic Strategies for Designing New Catalytic Processes”

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering

“Molecular Design of Multiple Weak interactions for Selective Multimodal Protein Separations”

Thursday, March 27, 2014

University of Southern California
Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences

"Overcoming in Vivo Barriers Limiting the Efficacy of Designed Inhibitors Targeting Oncogenic Signaling”

Thursday, April 3, 2014

California Institute of Technology
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Thursday, April 10, 2014

John Hopkins University
Department of Biophysics

"The Versatile β -Barrel Gives up a Novel Hydrophobicity Scale and Other Secrets of the Membrane”

Thursday, April 17, 2014

SUNY
Department of Chemistry

"Towards Drug Delivery via pHLIP insertion in the Plasmamembrane of Cancer Cells at Tumor pHe"

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Department of Biochemistry

"Filovirus Envelope Glycoproteins: Structure, Function, and Inhibition by Peptides and Antibodies”

Thursday, May 8, 2014

MIT
Department of Chemistry

"Shake, Rattle, & Roll: Capturing Snapshots of Metalloproteins in Action”

Thursday, September 4, 2014

University of Massachusetts Amherst
Department of Chemistry

“Caught in the Act: Direct Measurement of Protein Translocation Across
Membranes”

Thursday, September 11, 2014

University of Massachusetts Amherst
Department of Chemistry

“Novel Small Molecules to Interrogate
and Manipulate Neuronal Receptors”

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Bowling Green State University
Department of Physics and Astronomy

“Engineering of Semiconductor Nanocrystals and Nanocrystal Solids for Renewable Energy Applications”

Thursday, September 25, 2014

University of California, Berkeley
Department of Chemistry

“The Molecular Basis of Translocation-coupled Unfolding by Anthrax
Toxin”

Thursday, October 2, 2014

California Institute of Technology
Division of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering

“Reinterpreting the Genetic Code:
From Polymers to Proteomics”

Thursday, October 9, 2014

University of California
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

“Building Tissues to Understand How
Tissues Build Themselves”

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Georgetown University
Department of Chemistry

“Magnetic Nanostructures”

Thursday, October 23, 2014

University of Miami
Department of Chemistry

“Photochemical Strategies to Activate
Fluorescence”

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology

“Bioengineered and Chemoenzymatically Synthesized Heparins”

Thursday, November 6, 2014

New York University
Department of Chemistry

“Plucking the High Hanging Fruit:
A Systematic Approach for Targeting
Protein-Protein Interactions”

Thursday, November 13, 2014

University of California, Berkeley
Department of Chemistry

“Design and Synthesis of Multicomponent Colloidal Nanocrystals for
Catalysis and Solar Energy Harvesting”

Thursday, November 20, 2014

University of Akron
Department of Polymer Science

“A Library of Polyesters and Polyurethanes with ‘Peptide-like’ Pendant
Functional Groups: A New Family of
Polymers for Biomedical Applications”

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Harvard University
Department of Biological Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology

“Inflammasomes and Other Supramolecular Signaling Complexes in Innate Immunity”

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Kent State University
Department of Chemistry

“Mechanochemical Sensing”

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

University of Alabama
Department of Chemistry

“Polyelectrolytes as Supramolecular Hosts in Water: Fundamentals and their Applications”

Thursday, February 12, 2015

University of Connecticut
Department of Chemistry

“Novel Mesoporous Metal Oxides and Their Applications in Catalysis”

Thursday, February 19, 2015

University of Virginia
Department of Chemistry

“The Sm Superfamily, from Tiny
RNAs to Huge Protein Cages”

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Harvard University
Department of Biological Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology

“New Approaches to Old Targets: KRAS, CDK7 and HER3”

Thursday, March 5, 2015

National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Chemical and Materials Science

“Synthesis and Surface Chemistry
of Group IV Nanocrystals”

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Scripps Institute
Department of Chemistry

Thursday, March 12, 2015

University of Chicago
Department of Chemistry

“Reversible RNA and DNA Methylation
in Biological Regulation”

Thursday, March 26, 2015

University of Georgia
Department of Chemistry

“Cracking the Glycan Code: A Mass Spectrometry Success Story”

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Harvard University
Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology

“A Chemical Biology Approach to Antivirals Discovery”

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Max-Planck-Institut-Mülheim
Department of Bioinorganic Chemistry

“Coordination Chemistry with Organic
pi-Radicals: Where are the Electrons?”

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Rice University
Department of Chemistry

“Synthesis and Self-Assembly of Anisotropic Gold Nanostructures”

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Pennsylvania State University
Department of Chemistry

“Synthetic Design Tools for Complex Inorganic Solids and Nanostructures”

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Ohio State University
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

“Characterization of Protein Complexes by Ion Mobility Surface-Induced Dissociation Mass Spectrometry”

Thursday, May 7, 2015

ActivX Biosciences, Inc.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

University of Virginia
Department of Chemistry

“The Sm Superfamily, from Tiny RNAs
to Huge Protein Cages”

Thursday, September 10, 2015

University of Montreal
Department of Physics

“Ultrafast Photocarrier Generation
Dynamics in Polymer Solar Cells”

Thursday, September 17, 2015

University of Massachusetts Medical School
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology

“Picking the PADlock: Chemical
Probes to Decipher the Roles of
Protein Citrullination”

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Harvard University
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology

“Radical Frontiers in Catalysis”

Thursday, October 1, 2015

University of California Irvine
Department of Chemistry

“Chemical Biology Approaches to
Innate Immune Signaling: Probing
a Code Without a Key”

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Brandeis University
Department of Chemistry

“Nanoscale Molecular Assemblies in
Cellular Environment: From Molecules
to Processes”

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Vanderbilt University
Department of Chemistry

“Targeting the Untargeted: Structural
Mass Spectrometry for the Analysis of
Complex Samples in Systems, Synthetic, and Chemical Biology”

Thursday, October 22, 2015

University of Toronto
Department of Chemistry

“Metal-Chelating Polymers and Lanthanide Nanoparticles for Immunoassays
by Mass Cytometry”

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Purdue University
Department of Chemistry

“Single-Conformation Spectroscopy of Hydrogen-Bonded Networks: One Good Turn Deserves Another”

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

University of Miami
Department of Chemistry

“Polymer Exotica: Using Brush, Force-induced, and Supramolecular Polymerizations to Address Materials Challenges”

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Colorado State University
Department of Chemistry

“Expanding the Functional Utility of
Proteins as Research Tools and
Therapeutic Leads”

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Rice University
Department of Chemistry

“Plasmonic Nanoparticles: From Fundamental Optical Properties to Applications”

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Stony Brook University
Department of Chemistry

“Precision Synthesis of Multifunctional
Materials”

Thursday, March 24, 2016

University of Colorado
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Building Molecular Complexity with Sunlight at Aqueous Interfaces”

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Virginia Tech
Department of Chemistry

“Materials for Therapeutic H 2 S Delivery”

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Harvard University
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology

“Authentic Artificial Photosynthesis: Solar + Water + CO2 to Liquid Fuels at High Efficiency”

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Technische Universität München (TUM)
Department of Chemistry

“N-Heterocyclic Carbenes: A New Era in Organometallic Catalysis”

Thursday, April 14, 2016

University of Arizona
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Exploring Student Reasoning to Support Better Teaching”

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Harvard University
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology

“Radical Frontiers in Catalysis”

Thursday, April 28, 2016

University of California-Berkeley
Department of Chemistry and Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

“Carbon Dioxide Capture and Hydrocarbon Separations in Metal Organic Frameworks”

Thursday, May 5, 2016

University of MIchigan
Department of Chemistry

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Schrodinger, Inc.
Applications Science

“Next Generation Free Energy Calculations in Drug Discovery”

Thursday, September 15, 2016

York University, Canada
Department of Chemistry

“Mass Spectrometry-Enabled Drug Development in Cancer and Neurodegenerative Disease”

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Northwestern University
Department of Chemistry

Thursday, September 29, 2016

The Scripps Research Institute
Department of Chemistry

"A Semi-Synthetic Organism with an Expanded Genetic Alphabet”

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Stanford University
Department of Pathology

“Imaging Protease Activity with Small Molecule Probes: Applications to Cancer and Infectious Diseases”

Thursday, October 13, 2016

SUNY, Albany
Department of Chemistry

“MS-Based Approaches for Investigating Nucleic Acid Structure and Dynamics”

Thursday, October 20, 2016

UC Santa Cruz
Genomics Institute & Biomolecular Engineering Department

“Three Decades of Nanopore Sequencing”

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Pennsylvania State University
Department of Chemistry

“Assembly and Disassembly of Layered Materials”

Thursday, November 3, 2016

University of California, Santa Cruz
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Dynamic Protein Interactions Establish the 24-Hour Circadian Clock”

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Harvard University
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology

“Chemistry Towards Novel Mechanism- of-Action (nMoA) Compounds in Therapeutics Discovery”

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Carnegie Mellon University
Department of Chemistry

(J. C. Warner University Professor of Natural Sciences) “Macromolecular Engineering by Taming Free Radicals”

Thursday, November 17, 2016

University of Texas at Austin
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

"From Single Polymer Chains to Bulk Films: Structure-Photophysics Correlations in Single Conjugated Polymers”

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Syracuse University
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

"Interrogating the Membrane Protein- Detergent Interfacial Dynamics”

Thursday, January 26, 2017

University of Washington
Department of Chemistry

“Mass Spectrometry, Ion Mobility, and Ion Chemistry: Tools for Characterizing the Structures of Proteins in Solution and in the Gas Phase"

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Smith College
Department of Chemistry

“O-Methylation with Safe, Stable Reagents”

Thursday, February 9, 2017

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics

"Department of Biochemistry and
Biophysics"

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Purdue University
Department of Chemistry

"Programmed DNA Self-Assembly”

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Georgia Tech
Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Tailoring Chromophore Dark
States for Improved Fluorescence
Microscopy”

Thursday, March 2, 2017

University of Michigan
Department of Chemistry

“Structural Biology in the Gas Phase:
New Techniques for the Rapid
Analysis of Protein Sequence, Structure
and Stability”

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Stony Brook University
Department of Chemistry

Tailoring Chemoselective Chemistries
for Demanding Biological Settings"

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Copper-Catalyzed Asymmetric
Hydrofunctionalization Processes”

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Virginia Tech
Department of Chemistry

“Materials for Therapeutic H2S Delivery”

Thursday, April 6, 2017

University of California-Berkeley
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology

"The 26S Proteasome: A Highly Coordinated Protein Degradation Machine”

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Iowa State University and Ames National Laboratory
Department of Chemistry

“Mass Spectrometry from Atoms to Metabolites: Fundamentals and Applications of ICP-MS and Laser Ablation Electrospray Ionization MS”

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Harvard University
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology

“Simple Diagnostics and Analytics”

Thursday, April 27, 2017

University of Vermont
Department of Chemistry

“Non-Canonical Heme Oxygenases: A New Chapter of Heme-Oxygen Chemistry”

Thursday, September 7, 2017

UMass Amherst
Department of Chemistry

Thursday, September 14, 2017

UMass Amherst
Department of Chemistry

Single Molecular Analysis of Proteins Using Nanopores

Thursday, September 21, 2017

UMass Amherst
Department of Chemistry

“Vapor Phase Chemistry for Optoelectronic Devices”
Tenure talk

Thursday, September 28, 2017

ÉCOLE POLYTECHNIQUE FÉDÉRALE DE LAUSANNE (EPFL)

"Cryogenic Spectroscopy:  From Homochiral Selection to Carbohydrate Analysis"

Thursday, October 5, 2017

UMass Amherst
Department of Chemistry

"Synthesis and Control of Multifunctional Inorganic Materials"
Tenure talk

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Boston College
Department of Chemistry

"Genetically Encoding Enabling Chemistry to Read and Write Biology"

Thursday, October 12, 2017

University of Minnesota
Department of Chemistry

"Functional Nanoporous Materials Derived from Aqueous Lyotropic Liquid Crystal Self-Assembly"

Thursday, October 19, 2017

MIT

"Radicals: Your life is in their hands"

Thursday, October 26, 2017

University of Chicago

"Cell-targetable DNA nanacapsules to study fast signaling in biology"

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Agios Pharmaceuticals
Director, Enzymology

"Treatment of Rare Genetic Diseases by Small Molecule Allosteric Activators"

Thursday, November 9, 2017

MIT
Department of Chemical Engineering

Excitons, Disorder, and Nonequilibrium Transport in Semiconductor Nanomaterials

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Rockefeller University
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Designing Probes for the Chemical Genetic Analysis of Proteins in the AAA+ Superfamily”

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Texas A&M
W.T. Doherty-Welch Foundation Chair in Chemistry

"Expanding the Scopes of Synthetic Organic and Polymer Chemistries: Utilization of the inherent stereochemical and functional diversities of natural products to produce unique materials"

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Harvard University
Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering

Nanoscale Construction and Imaging with DNA

Thursday, February 1, 2018

University of Michigan

“Combinatorial Exploration of Chemical Free Energy Space in Receptor – Ligand Discovery and Refinement”

Thursday, February 8, 2018

University of Michigan

“Repurposing aromaticity for organic electronics: making, breaking and stacking pi-circuits”

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Brookhaven National Labs

“Multiple exciton generation in isolated organic molecules”

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Northeastern University

“Controlling Light, Temperature, and Force in Nanopores for Single-Biomolecule Analysis”

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Harvard University

“Seeking Perfect Catalysts”

Thursday, March 8, 2018

University of Wisconsin, Madison

“Proteoforms and Their Families – A New Paradigm for Proteomics?”

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Clemson University

“Stimuli-Responsive Functional Materials”

Thursday, March 29, 2018

University of Pittsburgh

"Optochemical Control of Biological Processes in Cells and Animals"

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Tufts University

“Molecular Design of Peptide and Carbohydrate Based Therapeutics”

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Thursday, April 19, 2018

University of Utah

“Chemistry on Nanoparticle Surfaces: Size-selected and single nanoparticle studies”

Thursday, April 26, 2018

North Carolina State University

“Instructional resources designed to promote visualization of chemical phenomena”

Thursday, May 3, 2018

University of Wisconsin, Madison
Department of Chemistry

“Proteoforms and Their Families – A New Paradigm for Proteomics?”

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Clemson University
Department of Chemistry

“Stimuli-Responsive Functional Materials”

Thursday, May 10, 2018

University of Minnesota
College of Biological Sciences

“Role of conformational dynamics on protein kinase A function and dysfunction”

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Thursday, September 13, 2018

University of Colorado Boulder
Chemical and Biological Engineering

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Chemical Physics & Analysis Scientist

Thursday, September 27, 2018

University of California, Berkeley
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Thursday, October 4, 2018

University of Washington
Department of Chemisty

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Harvard Medical School
Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Thursday, October 18, 2018

University of California, Berkeley
Department of Chemistry

Thursday, October 25, 2018

University of Minnesota
Department of Chemistry

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune
Department of Chemistry and Biology

Novel Chemical Technologies for Applications in the Area of Functional Protein Nanotechnology and Molecular Imaging

Thursday, November 1, 2018

University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
Department of Chemistry

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Florida State University
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Northeastern University
Department of Chemistry

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Iowa State University
Department of Chemistry

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Oregon Health and Science University
Department of Physiology & Pharmacology

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Johns Hopkins University
Department of Chemistry

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

University of Cambridge
Chemistry

Developing and Optimising Function of Li-ion and “beyond-Li” Batteries: New Magnetic Resonance and Diffraction Approaches

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Colorado State
Chemistry

"Vanadium Compounds in Oncolytic Virotherapy"

Thursday, February 21, 2019

UC Berkeley
Department of Chemistry

"Selective, Catalytic Functionalization of C-H Bonds with Small and Large Catalysts"

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Ginkgo Bioworks

"Designing Organisms"

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Boston University
Department of Chemistry

"Probing the principles of amyloid protein aggregation from biogenesis to cytotoxicity"

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Wayne State
Engineering

"Beyond Albumin-Hitchhiking:Rational Design of Drug Amphiphiles"

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Vanderbilt
Department of Biochemistry

"Molecular Mechanisms for Sudden Death Caused by Mutations in the KCNQ1 Potassium Channel"

Thursday, April 4, 2019

MIT
Deparmtent of Chemistry

"Metals and Immunity: Exploring the Bioinorganic Chemistry of Calprotectin"

Thursday, April 11, 2019

University of Washington
Department of Chemistry

“New tools for liquid biopsy: rare cells, exosomes, and circulating DNA”

MIT
Biological Enginnering Department

"Biomaterials and biotechnology: From the discovery of the first angiogenesis inhibitors to the development of controlled drug delivery systems and the foundation of tissue engineering"

Thursday, April 18, 2019

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Departments of Chemistry and Biochemistry

"Traversing the Valley of Death in Drug Discovery"

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Duke University
Department of Chemistry

"Deciphering patterns in selective small molecule:RNA interactions"

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

UMass Lowell
Department of Chemistry

"Naked-Eye Electrochemical Sensor"

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Ohio State
Departments of Chemistry and Biochemistry

"Panoptic Mass Spectrometry: How and Why?"

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Wayne State
Deaprtment of Chemistry

"Synergistic Tandem Mass Spectrometry and Computational Chemistry Approaches for Elucidating Structure, Energetics and Reactivity"

Thursday, September 5, 2019

University of Minnesota
Department of Chemical Engineering & Department of Materials Science

“Ionic Liquid/Block Polymer Nanostructures: Remarkably Versatile, Functional Materials”

Thursday, September 12, 2019

University of California San Francisco
Department of Bioengineering and Theraputic Services

“A Song of Ice and Fire: Some Hot X-ray and Cold EM Findings”

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Harvard and MIT
Department of Genetics, Health Sciences and Technology

“Synthesis & Analysis of Biopolymers”

Thursday, September 26, 2019

University of Connecticut
Department of Chemistry

“Using Enzymes to Build, Break and Read Hybrid DNA Nanomaterials: from Nanoscale Self-assembly to Intracellular Gene Regulation”

Thursday, October 3, 2019

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Expanding the Chemical Tool Box for Acoustic-based Imaging of Cancer”

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Brown University
Department of Chemistry

“Self-assembly of anisotropic nanocrystals from periodic superlattices to aperiodic quasicrystals”

Thursday, October 17, 2019

The University of Mississippi
Department of BioMolecular Sciences

“TBA”

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Department of Biological Sciences

Structural Mechanisms and Drug Discovery in Alzheimer’s Disease

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Colorado State University
Department of Chemistry

“Spin-Bath-Control of Magnetic Relaxation in Metal Complexes”

Thursday, November 7, 2019

University of Vermont
Department of Chemistry

“Cross Multiple Scales to Find Better Medicines”

Thursday, November 14, 2019

University of New Hampshire
Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Biomedical Sciences

“Elucidating Conformational Space of Hsp90 Molecular Chaperone with Mass Spectrometry”

Thursday, November 21, 2019

University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Biochemistry

“Beyond inhibition: reversing a bacterial multidrug efflux pump”

Thursday, December 5, 2019

University of Texas at Austin
Department of Molecular Biosciences

“TBA”

Thursday, December 12, 2019

UMass Amherst
Department of Chemical Engineering

“Development of zeolite catalysts for production of aromatics from lignocellulosic biomass”

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Universite de Sherbrooke
FMSS Department of Pharmacology-Physiology

"Caspase-7 in a Tale of Two Substrates"

Thursday, February 13, 2020

MIT
Department of Chemistry

"Mechanistic Insights Into Selective CO2-to-Fuels Catalysis"

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Louisiana State University
Department of Chemistry

"Chemistry Perspectives to Novel Quantum Materials"

Thursday, February 27, 2020

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Department of Applied Physical Sciences

"Progress in Understanding Perovskite Materials and Manufacturing of Efficient and Stable Solar Cells and Modules"

Thursday, March 5, 2020

University of Delaware
Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

"Electrochemical CO2 Conversion to Valuable Chemicals"

Thursday, March 12, 2020

University of Michigan
Department of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry

"Single Molecules Come Into Focus: Understanding RNA-Driven Regulation From First Principles"

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Wayne State University
Department of Chemistry

"Synergistic Tandem Mass Spectrometry and Computational Chemistry Approaches for Elucidating Structure, Energetics and Reactivity "

Thursday, April 2, 2020

MIT
Department of Chemistry

"Ghost Proteins"

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

University of California Berkeley
College of Chemistry

"Break-it-to-Make-it Strategies for Complex Molecule Synthesis"

Thursday, April 16, 2020

University of Maryland
Fischell Department of Bioengineering

"Mechanisms of Proton-Coupled Dynamics: From Kinases to Membrane Transporters”

Thursday, April 23, 2020

Yale University
Department of Chemistry, Department of Pharmacology

"PROTAC-mediated Protein Degradation: A New Therapeutic Modality"

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Department of Biological Sciences

"Structural Mechanisms and Drug Discovery in Alzheimer’s Disease"

Thursday, May 7, 2020

University of Pennsylvania
Department of Chemistry

"Molecular Oxygen as a Reagent in Late Transition Metal Organometallic Chemistry"