Seminar Archives

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 4, 2010
LGRT 1634
Leiden University
Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

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

Thursday, February 18, 2010
LGRT 1634
College of the Holy Cross
Department of Chemistry

"Protein Splicing: The Ins and Outs of Inteins”

Thursday, March 4, 2010
LGRT 1634
Brown University
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

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

Thursday, March 11, 2010
ISB 329
University of Kansas
Pharmaceutical Chemistry

“The Polyanion-World Hypothesis”

Thursday, March 25, 2010
LGRT 1634
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Chemistry
Thursday, April 1, 2010
LGRT 1634
University of Missouri - St. Louis
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

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

Thursday, April 8, 2010
LGRT 1634
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics

“Design of Protein Interfaces and Switches”

Thursday, April 15, 2010
LGRT 1634
Colorado State University
Department of Chemistry

"Self-Assembling Peptides that Mimic
Viral Fusion Proteins”

Thursday, April 22, 2010
LGRT 1634
University of Georgia
Department of Chemistry

“Developing the Chemistry to Explore Cell Physiology with Light”

Thursday, April 29, 2010
LGRT 1634
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, May 6, 2010
LGRT 1634
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 16, 2010
LGRT 1634
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

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

Thursday, September 23, 2010
LGRT 1634
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, September 30, 2010
LGRT 1634
Boston University
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, October 7, 2010
LGRT 1634
Colorado State University
Department of Chemistry

“Self-Assembling Peptides That
Mimic Viral Fusion Proteins”

Thursday, October 14, 2010
LGRT 1634
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”

Thursday, October 21, 2010
LGRT 1634
University of California-San Francisco
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

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

Friday, October 22, 2010
LGRT 1634
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, October 28, 2010
LGRT 1634
University of California-Santa Barbara
Department of Chemical Engineering

“Order and Disorder in Nanoscale
Inorganic-Organic Materials”

Thursday, November 4, 2010
LGRT 1634
California Institute of Technology
Division of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering

“The Solar Army”

Thursday, November 18, 2010
LGRT 1634
Harvard University
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology; Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology (SCRB)

“Cancer Chemical Biology”

Thursday, December 9, 2010
LGRT 1634
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 10, 2011
LGRT 1634
John Hopkins University
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, February 17, 2011
LGRT 1634
University of Delaware
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

“Physiological & Bioscavenger Roles of Phospholipase A2 Enzymes”

Thursday, February 24, 2011
LGRT 1634
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 3, 2011
LGRT 1634
University of Utah
Department of Bioengineering

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

Thursday, March 10, 2011
LGRT 1634
University of Bologna
Department of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and Technologies

“The Chemistry of Nickel in the Urease System”

Thursday, March 24, 2011
LGRT 1634
Codexis, Inc.

“Characterization of Microbial Metabolites by Mass Spectrometry”

Thursday, March 31, 2011
LGRT 1634
Virginia Tech
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, April 7, 2011
LGRT 1634
University of Idaho
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, April 14, 2011
LGRT 1634
University of California, Berkeley
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, April 21, 2011
LGRT 1634
University of Utah
Department of Medicinal Chemistry

“Chemical Probes put Tyrosine Phosphatases in the Spotlight”

Thursday, April 28, 2011
LGRT 1634
University of California, Los Angeles
Department of Bioengineering

"Cell Traffic Control: Applications in
Cancer Drug Delivery”

Thursday, May 5, 2011
LGRT 1634
McGill University
Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery

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

Thursday, September 8, 2011
LGRT 1634
NIDA-IRP
Medicinal Chemistry Section

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

Thursday, September 15, 2011
LGRT 1634
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, September 22, 2011
LGRT 1634
The Scripps Research Institute
Department of Chemical Physiology

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

Thursday, September 29, 2011
LGRT 1634
University of Oxford
Department of Chemistry

“Engineered Protein Pores for Nanotechnology"

Thursday, October 6, 2011
LGRT 1634
Colorado State University
Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering

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

Thursday, October 13, 2011
LGRT 1634
Georgia Institute of Technology
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

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

Thursday, October 20, 2011
LGRT 1634
Georgia State University
Department of Chemistry

“Synthetic Lectin Mimics and their
Applications”

Thursday, October 27, 2011
LGRT 1634
University of MIchigan
Department of Chemistry

“Dynamical Structures of Membrane Proteins by NMR Spectroscopy”

Thursday, November 3, 2011
LGRT 1634
Michigan State University
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, November 10, 2011
LGRT 1634
UCSD
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

“Spectroscopy and Dynamics of the HOCO Free Radical”

Thursday, November 17, 2011
LGRT 1634
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 1, 2011
LGRT 1634
UCSB
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

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

Thursday, December 8, 2011
LGRT 1634
University of California-Davis
Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

“Interface Doping in Organic
Photovoltaics”

Thursday, December 15, 2011
LGRT 1634
University of Virginia
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, February 2, 2012
LGRT 1634
University of New Mexico
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology

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

Thursday, February 9, 2012
LGRT 1634
Columbia University
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics

"TBA"

Thursday, February 16, 2012
LGRT 1634
University of Iowa
Department of Chemistry
Thursday, February 23, 2012
LGRT 1634
University of Maryland
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

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

Thursday, March 1, 2012
LGRT 1634
University of Toledo
Department of Chemistry

"TBA"

Thursday, March 8, 2012
LGRT 1634
University of Notre Dame
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

“Fluorescent and Chemiluminescent
Probes Optical Molecular Imaging"

Thursday, March 15, 2012
LGRT 1634
University of Cincinnati
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, March 29, 2012
LGRT 1634
University of Florida
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, April 5, 2012
LGRT 1634
University of California, Berkeley
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, April 12, 2012
LGRT 1634
Massachusetts Insttute of Technology
Department of Chemistry

“Hydrocarbon Oxidation at Carboxylate-Bridged Diiron Active Sites"

Thursday, April 19, 2012
LGRT 1634
Vanderbilt University
Department of Pharmacology

“Microtubule Regulation by Phosphatases and Bacterial Pathogens"

Thursday, April 26, 2012
LGRT 1634
The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology Scripps Institute
Wednesday, May 2, 2012
LGRT 1634
Yale University
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics

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

Thursday, May 10, 2012
LGRT 1634
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 6, 2012
LGRT 1634
Carnegie-Mellon University
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, September 13, 2012
LGRT 1634
OriginLab Software
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
ISB 145
Phase and Colloid Science Core Procter & Gamble Analytical GCO
Research Fellow
Thursday, September 20, 2012
LGRT 1634
University of Minnesota
Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

Block Copolymer Micelles: From Delicate Liquids to Tough Plastics”

Thursday, September 27, 2012
LGRT 1634
Brown University
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Thursday, October 4, 2012
LGRT 1634
Pennsylvania State University
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics

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

Thursday, October 11, 2012
LGRT 1634
Indiana University
Department of Chemistry

“Chemical Biotechnology Applied to Endocrine Hormones”

Wednesday, October 17, 2012
LGRT 1634
University of South Florida
College of Medicine, Molecular Medicine

“Intrinsically Disordered Proteins in Health and Disease”

Thursday, October 25, 2012
LGRT 1634
University of New Hampshire
Department of Molecular, Cellular, & Biomedical Sciences

“The Proximity Energy Framework
and Biological Systems”

Thursday, November 1, 2012
LGRT 1634
UMass Dartmouth
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

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

Thursday, November 8, 2012
LGRT 1634
Dartmouth College
Department of Chemistry

“Hydrazone-Based Switches,
Fluorophores, and Sensors

Thursday, November 15, 2012
LGRT 1634
University of Milan
Pharmaceutical Sciences

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

Thursday, November 29, 2012
LGRT 1634
University of Minnesota
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, December 6, 2012
LGRT 1634
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 5, 2013
LGRT 1634
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Department of Chemistry

“Simplified Approaches for Improved
Control Over Polyketide Engineering”

Thursday, September 12, 2013
LGRT 1634
University of Colorado
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

“Single Molecule Tracking at Wet Interfaces”

Thursday, September 19, 2013
LGRT 1634
University of New Mexico
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology

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

Thursday, September 26, 2013
LGRT 1634
Cornell University
Department of Mateirals Science and Engineering

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

Thursday, October 3, 2013
LGRT 1634
Scripps Institute
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, October 10, 2013
LGRT 1634
University of MIchigan
Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering

“Single Protein Characterization with
Nanopores”

Thursday, October 17, 2013
LGRT 1634
Colorado State University
Department of Chemistry

“Saving the World, One Spin at a Time”

Thursday, October 24, 2013
LGRT 1634
Indiana University
Department of Chemistry

“Transition Metal Sensing and
Trafficking in Bacterial Pathogens”

Thursday, October 31, 2013
LGRT 1634
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 7, 2013
LGRT 1634
University of Utah
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, November 14, 2013
LGRT 1634
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

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

Thursday, November 21, 2013
LGRT 1634
Georgia Institute of Technology
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

“Forensics, Metabolomics and Molecular Imaging with Mass Spectrometry”

Thursday, December 5, 2013
LGRT 1634
Florida State University
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Nanometals in Biophysics and Biomedical Science”

Thursday, January 23, 2014
LGRT 1634
Lehigh University
Department of Chemistry

“A Push-Pull Mechanism for Lipid Raft Formation”

Thursday, January 30, 2014
LGRT 1634
Bowling Green State University
Department of Physics and Astronomy

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

Thursday, February 6, 2014
LGRT 1634
University of Washington
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, February 13, 2014
LGRT 1634
New York University
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, February 20, 2014
LGRT 1634
Northwestern University
Department of Chemistry

"Thermodynamic Strategies for Designing New Catalytic Processes”

Thursday, February 27, 2014
LGRT 1634
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering

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

Thursday, March 6, 2014
LGRT 1634
University of Southern California
Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences

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

Thursday, March 27, 2014
LGRT 1634
California Institute of Technology
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Thursday, April 3, 2014
LGRT 1634
John Hopkins University
Department of Biophysics

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

Thursday, April 10, 2014
LGRT 1634
SUNY
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, April 17, 2014
LGRT 1634
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Department of Biochemistry

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

Thursday, April 24, 2014
LGRT 1634
MIT
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, May 8, 2014
LGRT 1634
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, September 4, 2014
LGRT 1634
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Department of Chemistry

“Novel Small Molecules to Interrogate
and Manipulate Neuronal Receptors”

Thursday, September 11, 2014
LGRT 1634
Bowling Green State University
Department of Physics and Astronomy

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

Thursday, September 18, 2014
LGRT 1634
University of California, Berkeley
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, September 25, 2014
LGRT 1634
California Institute of Technology
Division of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering

“Reinterpreting the Genetic Code:
From Polymers to Proteomics”

Thursday, October 2, 2014
LGRT 1634
University of California
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

“Building Tissues to Understand How
Tissues Build Themselves”

Thursday, October 9, 2014
LGRT 1634
Georgetown University
Department of Chemistry

“Magnetic Nanostructures”

Thursday, October 16, 2014
LGRT 1634
University of Miami
Department of Chemistry

“Photochemical Strategies to Activate
Fluorescence”

Thursday, October 23, 2014
LGRT 1634
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology

“Bioengineered and Chemoenzymatically Synthesized Heparins”

Thursday, October 30, 2014
LGRT 1634
New York University
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, November 6, 2014
LGRT 1634
University of California, Berkeley
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, November 13, 2014
LGRT 1634
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, November 20, 2014
LGRT 1634
Harvard University
Department of Biological Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology

“Inflammasomes and Other Supramolecular Signaling Complexes in Innate Immunity”

Thursday, January 29, 2015
LGRT 1634
Kent State University
Department of Chemistry

“Mechanochemical Sensing”

Thursday, February 5, 2015
LGRT 1634
University of Alabama
Department of Chemistry

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

Tuesday, February 10, 2015
LGRT 1634
University of Connecticut
Department of Chemistry

“Novel Mesoporous Metal Oxides and Their Applications in Catalysis”

Thursday, February 12, 2015
LGRT 1634
University of Virginia
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, February 19, 2015
LGRT 1634
Harvard University
Department of Biological Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology

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

Thursday, February 26, 2015
LGRT 1634
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Chemical and Materials Science

“Synthesis and Surface Chemistry
of Group IV Nanocrystals”

Thursday, March 5, 2015
LGRT 1634
Scripps Institute
Department of Chemistry
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
LGRT 1634
University of Chicago
Department of Chemistry

“Reversible RNA and DNA Methylation
in Biological Regulation”

Thursday, March 12, 2015
LGRT 1634
University of Georgia
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, March 26, 2015
LGRT 1634
Harvard University
Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology

“A Chemical Biology Approach to Antivirals Discovery”

Thursday, April 2, 2015
LGRT 1634
Max-Planck-Institut-Mülheim
Department of Bioinorganic Chemistry

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

Thursday, April 9, 2015
LGRT 1634
Rice University
Department of Chemistry

“Synthesis and Self-Assembly of Anisotropic Gold Nanostructures”

Thursday, April 16, 2015
LGRT 1634
Pennsylvania State University
Department of Chemistry

“Synthetic Design Tools for Complex Inorganic Solids and Nanostructures”

Thursday, April 23, 2015
LGRT 1634
Ohio State University
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

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

Thursday, April 30, 2015
LGRT 1634
ActivX Biosciences, Inc.
Thursday, May 7, 2015
LGRT 1634
University of Virginia
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, September 3, 2015
LGRT 1634
University of Montreal
Department of Physics

“Ultrafast Photocarrier Generation
Dynamics in Polymer Solar Cells”

Thursday, September 10, 2015
LGRT 1634
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 17, 2015
LGRT 1634
Harvard University
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology

“Radical Frontiers in Catalysis”

Thursday, September 24, 2015
LGRT 1634
University of California Irvine
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, October 1, 2015
LGRT 1634
Brandeis University
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, October 8, 2015
LGRT 1634
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 15, 2015
LGRT 1634
University of Toronto
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, October 22, 2015
LGRT 1634
Purdue University
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, February 18, 2016
LGRT 1634
University of Miami
Department of Chemistry

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

Wednesday, February 24, 2016
LGRT 1634
Colorado State University
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, February 25, 2016
LGRT 1634
Rice University
Department of Chemistry

“Plasmonic Nanoparticles: From Fundamental Optical Properties to Applications”

Thursday, March 3, 2016
LGRT 1634
Stony Brook University
Department of Chemistry

“Precision Synthesis of Multifunctional
Materials”

Thursday, March 10, 2016
LGRT 1634
University of Colorado
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Building Molecular Complexity with Sunlight at Aqueous Interfaces”

Thursday, March 24, 2016
LGRT 1634
Virginia Tech
Department of Chemistry

“Materials for Therapeutic H 2 S Delivery”

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
LGRT 1634
Harvard University
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology

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

Thursday, March 31, 2016
LGRT 1634
Technische Universität München (TUM)
Department of Chemistry

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

Tuesday, April 5, 2016
LGRT 1634
University of Arizona
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Exploring Student Reasoning to Support Better Teaching”

Thursday, April 14, 2016
LGRT 1634
Harvard University
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology

“Radical Frontiers in Catalysis”

Thursday, April 21, 2016
LGRT 1634
University of California-Berkeley
Department of Chemistry and Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

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

Thursday, April 28, 2016
LGRT 1634
University of MIchigan
Department of Chemistry
Thursday, May 5, 2016
LGRT 1634
Schrodinger, Inc.
Applications Science

“Next Generation Free Energy Calculations in Drug Discovery”

Thursday, September 8, 2016
LGRT 1634
York University, Canada
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, September 15, 2016
LGRT 1634
Northwestern University
Department of Chemistry
Thursday, September 22, 2016
LGRT 1634
The Scripps Research Institute
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, September 29, 2016
LGRT 1634
Stanford University
Department of Pathology

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

Thursday, October 6, 2016
LGRT 1634
SUNY, Albany
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, October 13, 2016
LGRT 1634
UC Santa Cruz
Genomics Institute & Biomolecular Engineering Department

“Three Decades of Nanopore Sequencing”

Thursday, October 20, 2016
LGRT 1634
Pennsylvania State University
Department of Chemistry

“Assembly and Disassembly of Layered Materials”

Thursday, October 27, 2016
LGRT 1634
University of California, Santa Cruz
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

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

Thursday, November 3, 2016
LGRT 1634
Harvard University
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology

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

Thursday, November 10, 2016
LSL S330-340
Carnegie Mellon University
Department of Chemistry

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

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
LGRT 1634
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, November 17, 2016
LGRT 1634
Syracuse University
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

"Interrogating the Membrane Protein- Detergent Interfacial Dynamics”

Thursday, December 1, 2016
LGRT 1634
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, January 26, 2017
LGRT 1634
Smith College
Department of Chemistry

“O-Methylation with Safe, Stable Reagents”

Thursday, February 2, 2017
LGRT 1634
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics

"Department of Biochemistry and
Biophysics"

Thursday, February 9, 2017
LGRT 1634
Purdue University
Department of Chemistry

"Programmed DNA Self-Assembly”

Thursday, February 16, 2017
LGRT 1634
Georgia Tech
Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Tailoring Chromophore Dark
States for Improved Fluorescence
Microscopy”

Thursday, February 23, 2017
LGRT 1634
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 2, 2017
LGRT 1634
Stony Brook University
Department of Chemistry

Tailoring Chemoselective Chemistries
for Demanding Biological Settings"

Thursday, March 9, 2017
LGRT 1634
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

“Copper-Catalyzed Asymmetric
Hydrofunctionalization Processes”

Thursday, March 23, 2017
LGRT 1634
Virginia Tech
Department of Chemistry

“Materials for Therapeutic H2S Delivery”

Thursday, March 30, 2017
1634 LGRT
University of California-Berkeley
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology

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

Thursday, April 6, 2017
LGRT 1634
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 13, 2017
LGRT 1634
Harvard University
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology

“Simple Diagnostics and Analytics”

Thursday, April 20, 2017
LGRT 1634
University of Vermont
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, April 27, 2017
LGRT 1634
UMass Amherst
Department of Chemistry
Thursday, September 7, 2017
1634 LGRT
UMass Amherst
Department of Chemistry

Single Molecular Analysis of Proteins Using Nanopores

Thursday, September 14, 2017
1634 LGRT
UMass Amherst
Department of Chemistry

“Vapor Phase Chemistry for Optoelectronic Devices”
Tenure talk

Thursday, September 21, 2017
1634 LGRT
ÉCOLE POLYTECHNIQUE FÉDÉRALE DE LAUSANNE (EPFL)

"Cryogenic Spectroscopy:  From Homochiral Selection to Carbohydrate Analysis"

Thursday, September 28, 2017
1634 LGRT
UMass Amherst
Department of Chemistry

"Synthesis and Control of Multifunctional Inorganic Materials"
Tenure talk

Thursday, October 5, 2017
LGRT 1634
Boston College
Department of Chemistry

"Genetically Encoding Enabling Chemistry to Read and Write Biology"

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
LSL S330
University of Minnesota
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, October 12, 2017
LGRT 1634
MIT

"Radicals: Your life is in their hands"

Thursday, October 19, 2017
LSL S330/340
University of Chicago

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

Thursday, October 26, 2017
LGRT 1634
Agios Pharmaceuticals
Director, Enzymology

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

Thursday, November 2, 2017
LSL S330/340
MIT
Department of Chemical Engineering

Excitons, Disorder, and Nonequilibrium Transport in Semiconductor Nanomaterials

Thursday, November 9, 2017
LGRT 1634
Rockefeller University
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

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

Thursday, November 16, 2017
LGRT 1634
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"

Thursday, November 30, 2017
LGRT 1634
Harvard University
Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering

Nanoscale Construction and Imaging with DNA

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
ISB 221
University of Michigan

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

Thursday, February 1, 2018
LGRT 1634
University of Michigan

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

Thursday, February 8, 2018
LGRT 1634
Brookhaven National Labs

“Multiple exciton generation in isolated organic molecules”

Thursday, February 15, 2018
LGRT 1634
Northeastern University

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

Thursday, February 22, 2018
LGRT 1634
Harvard University

“Seeking Perfect Catalysts”

Thursday, March 1, 2018
LGRT 1634
University of Wisconsin, Madison

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

Thursday, March 8, 2018
LGRT 1634
Clemson University

“Stimuli-Responsive Functional Materials”

Thursday, March 22, 2018
LGRT 1634
University of Pittsburgh

"Optochemical Control of Biological Processes in Cells and Animals"

Thursday, March 29, 2018
LGRT 1634
Tufts University

“Molecular Design of Peptide and Carbohydrate Based Therapeutics”

Thursday, April 5, 2018
LGRT 1634
UCSF
Thursday, April 12, 2018
LGRT 1634
University of Utah

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

Thursday, April 19, 2018
LGRT 1634
North Carolina State University

“Instructional resources designed to promote visualization of chemical phenomena”

Thursday, April 26, 2018
LGRT 1634
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, May 3, 2018
LGRT 1634
Clemson University
Department of Chemistry

“Stimuli-Responsive Functional Materials”

Tuesday, May 8, 2018
LGRT 1634
University of Minnesota
College of Biological Sciences

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

Thursday, May 10, 2018
LGRT 1634
MIT
Thursday, September 6, 2018
1634 LGRT
University of Colorado Boulder
Chemical and Biological Engineering
Thursday, September 13, 2018
1634 LGRT
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Chemical Physics & Analysis Scientist
Thursday, September 20, 2018
1634 LGRT
University of California, Berkeley
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Thursday, September 27, 2018
1634 LGRT
University of Washington
Department of Chemisty
Thursday, October 4, 2018
1634 LGRT
Harvard Medical School
Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Thursday, October 11, 2018
LSL S330
University of California, Berkeley
Department of Chemistry
Thursday, October 18, 2018
1634 LGRT
University of Minnesota
Department of Chemistry
Thursday, October 25, 2018
1634 LGRT
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

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
164 LGRT
University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
Department of Chemistry
Thursday, November 1, 2018
1634 LGRT
Florida State University
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Thursday, November 8, 2018
11:30 am
Northeastern University
Department of Chemistry
Thursday, November 15, 2018
1634 LGRT
Iowa State University
Department of Chemistry
Thursday, November 29, 2018
1634 LGRT
Oregon Health and Science University
Department of Physiology & Pharmacology
Thursday, December 6, 2018
1634 LGRT
Johns Hopkins University
Department of Chemistry
Thursday, December 13, 2018
1634 LGRT
University of Cambridge
Chemistry

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

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
LGRT 1634
Colorado State
Chemistry

"Vanadium Compounds in Oncolytic Virotherapy"

Thursday, February 14, 2019
LGRT 1634
UC Berkeley
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, February 21, 2019
1634 LGRT
Ginkgo Bioworks

"Designing Organisms"

Thursday, February 28, 2019
1634 LGRT
Boston University
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, March 7, 2019
1634 LGRT
Wayne State
Engineering

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

Thursday, March 21, 2019
1634 LGRT
Vanderbilt
Department of Biochemistry

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

Thursday, March 28, 2019
1634 LGRT
MIT
Deparmtent of Chemistry

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

Thursday, April 4, 2019
1634 LGRT
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 11, 2019
LGRT
University of Washington
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, April 11, 2019
1634 LGRT
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Departments of Chemistry and Biochemistry

"Traversing the Valley of Death in Drug Discovery"

Thursday, April 18, 2019
1634 LGRT
Duke University
Department of Chemistry

"Deciphering patterns in selective small molecule:RNA interactions"

Thursday, April 25, 2019
1634 LGRT
UMass Lowell
Department of Chemistry

"Naked-Eye Electrochemical Sensor"

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
1634 LGRT
Ohio State
Departments of Chemistry and Biochemistry

"Panoptic Mass Spectrometry: How and Why?"

Thursday, May 2, 2019
1634 LGRT
Wayne State
Deaprtment of Chemistry

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

Thursday, May 9, 2019
1634 LGRT
University of Minnesota
Department of Chemical Engineering & Department of Materials Science

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

Thursday, September 5, 2019
1634 LGRT
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 12, 2019
1634 LGRT
Harvard and MIT
Department of Genetics, Health Sciences and Technology

“Synthesis & Analysis of Biopolymers”

Thursday, September 19, 2019
1634 LGRT
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, September 26, 2019
1634 LGRT
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

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

Thursday, October 3, 2019
1634 LGRT
Brown University
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, October 10, 2019
1634 LGRT
The University of Mississippi
Department of BioMolecular Sciences

“TBA”

Thursday, October 17, 2019
1634 LGRT
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Department of Biological Sciences

Structural Mechanisms and Drug Discovery in Alzheimer’s Disease

Thursday, October 24, 2019
1634 LGRT
Colorado State University
Department of Chemistry

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

Thursday, October 31, 2019
1634 LGRT
University of Vermont
Department of Chemistry

“Cross Multiple Scales to Find Better Medicines”

Thursday, November 7, 2019
1634 LGRT
University of New Hampshire
Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Biomedical Sciences

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

Thursday, November 14, 2019
1634 LGRT
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Biochemistry

“Beyond inhibition: reversing a bacterial multidrug efflux pump”

Thursday, November 21, 2019
1634 LGRT
University of Texas at Austin
Department of Molecular Biosciences

“TBA”

Thursday, December 5, 2019
1634 LGRT
UMass Amherst
Department of Chemical Engineering

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

Thursday, December 12, 2019
1634 LGRT