Chemistry

Organic-Inorganic Seminars, Fall 2016
Hall-Atwater 84 - Noon to 1:00 pm - Thursdays
Coordinated by Prof. Brian H. Northrop, Professor of Chemistry

Date Speaker Affiliation Title
September 12 Prof. Brian H. Northrop Wesleyan University, Department of Chemistry Orientation
September 22 Steve Frayne Prof. Northrops Lab  One-Pot” Aminolysis/Thiol-Maleimide End-Group Functionalization of RAFT Polymers: Identifying and Preventing Michael Addition Side Reactions
September 29

Dr. Anna Marie Pyle

Molecular Biophysics Retreat

Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Professor, Departments of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology and Department of Chemistry,
Yale University
Structural and mechanistic insights into RNA splicing
October 13 Sean McDarby Prof. Personicks Lab  "Improving the Lithium Ion Battery through Nanotechnology"
October 27 Vasileios Drogkaris Prof.  Northrops Lab

"Photoswitching of Glass Transition Temperature".

November 10  Andrea Lee Prof. Westmoreland's Lab

"Redox-Responsive Magnetic Resonance Imaging Probes"

December 1 Yoana Gendzhova Prof. Calter Lab

"Recent advances in transition metal-mediated C-H activation"

December 8 Sam Maratim Yale School of Medicine

"Mapping extracellular pH of gliomas in presence of superparamagnetic nanoparticles."

Note: Practice talks are held the week before each presentation.