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Inorganic Seminar
Date Speaker Institution Title Location
Dec 3 2020 - 3:30pm Justin Lee UCI Synthetic Models for Metalloenzyme Active Sites: Accessing High-Valent Bimetallic Complexes with an [M–(μ–O)–Fe] Core Virtual Seminar
Dec 10 2020 - 3:30pm Jeff Barlow UCI Implementation of Secondary Coordination Sphere Interactions to Promote Energy Efficient CO2 Capture and Conversion into Chemical Fuels Virtual Seminar
Apr 22 2021 - 3:30pm Caroline Saouma University of Utah TBD Virtual Seminar
Apr 29 2021 - 3:30pm Sara Thoi The John Hopkins University TBD Virtual Seminar
May 20 2021 - 3:30pm David Lacy University of Buffalo, New York TBD Virtual Seminar
May 27 2021 - 3:30pm Justin Wilson Cornell University TBD Virtual Seminar
Jun 3 2021 - 3:30pm Alex Spokoyny UCLA TBD Virtual Seminar
Jun 11 2021 - 3:30pm James Blakemore University of Kansas TBD Virtual Seminar
Organic Seminar
Date Speaker Institution Title Location
Dec 2 2020 - 4:00pm Herdeline Ardona UCI Hierarchical Strategies Towards Biointerfacing with Soft Optoelectronic Materials Virtual Seminar
Jan 6 2021 - 4:00pm Prof. Keary Engle TSRI TBD Virtual Seminar
Feb 3 2021 - 4:00pm Prof. Nikki Pohl Indiana University TBD Virtual Seminar
Feb 17 2021 - 4:00pm Prof. Marcey Waters UNC TBD Virtual Seminar
Feb 24 2021 - 4:00pm Prof. Pam Chang Cornell University TBD Virtual Seminar
Mar 10 2021 - 4:00pm Prof. David Nagib OSU TBD Virtual Seminar
Mar 31 2021 - 4:00pm Prof. Ellen Sletten UCLA TBD Virtual Seminar
Apr 7 2021 - 4:00pm Prof. Eugene Chen Colorado State University TBD Virtual Seminar
May 5 2021 - 4:00pm Prof. Helen Blackwell University of Wisconsin, Madison TBD Virtual Seminar
Jun 2 2021 - 4:00pm Prof. Matt Redinbo UNC Chapel Hill TBD Virtual Seminar
PhD defense
Date Speaker Institution Title Location
Dec 1 2020 - 10:00am Sean Nguyen Prescher Group Bioorthogonal cyclopropenones for biomolecule ligation and reaction development Zoom
Dec 1 2020 - 10:00am William Howitz Nowick Group Macrocyclic β-Hairpin Peptides Derived from Amyloid β, Medin, and the IQGAP1 WW Domain And Conversion of In-Person Chemistry Courses to Online Versions in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic Zoom
Dec 1 2020 - 2:00pm Kara Thomas Nilsson/Shaka Groups Aqueous sequestration and solid-phase separation of actinyl ions with PAMAM dendrimers Zoom
Dec 3 2020 - 10:00am Michael Morris Nowick Group Fluorescent Teixobactin Probes Zoom
Dec 3 2020 - 5:00pm Megha Unhelkar Martin Group In Silico Exploration and Experimental Validation: A Story of Protein Discovery, Aggregation and Degradation Zoom
Physical Seminar
Date Speaker Institution Title Location
Dec 1 2020 - 3:30pm Prof. Mike Raymer University of Oregon Quantization of light in the wave-packet basis; Applications in quantum optics and quantum communications Virtual Seminar
Dec 8 2020 - 3:30pm Prof. Margaret Murnane University of Colorado, Boulder Capturing the Fastest Charge and Spin Dynamics in Materials using High Harmonic Quantum Light Sources Virtual Seminar
Feb 2 2021 - 3:30pm Prof. Shelley Claridge Purdue University TBD Virtual Seminar
Feb 16 2021 - 3:30pm Prof. Ryan Davis Trinity University TBD Virtual Seminar
Mar 2 2021 - 3:30pm Prof. Kevin Welsher Duke University TBD Virtual Seminar
Mar 9 2021 - 3:30pm Prof. Alexey Akimov University of Buffalo, New York TBD Virtual Seminar
Mar 30 2021 - 3:30pm Prof. Eleanor Browne University of Colorado, Boulder TBD Virtual Seminar
Apr 6 2021 - 3:30pm Prof. Kelley Barsanti University of California, Riverside TBD Virtual Seminar
Apr 13 2021 - 3:30pm Prof. Stuart Lindsay Arizona State University TBD Virtual Seminar
May 4 2021 - 3:30pm Prof. Frank Huo Rochester University TBD Virtual Seminar
May 11 2021 - 3:30pm Prof. Paul Ziemann University of Colorado, Boulder TBD Virtual Seminar
May 25 2021 - 3:30pm Prof. David Limmer UC Berkeley TBD Virtual Seminar
Jun 8 2021 - 3:30pm Prof. Tom Kempa John Hopkins University TBD Virtual Seminar
Lee Lecture
Date Speaker Institution Title Location
May 26 2021 - 4:00pm Alan Aspuru-Guzik University of Toronto E.K.C. Lee Event Student Center Auditorium