Colloquium

Fall 2019

August 30, 2019 Host: Dr. Patrick Farmer and Dr. Touradj Solouki
Speaker: Dr. Emil Martin, UT Health Center in Houston
"Nitric Oxide receptor – regulation not only by NO"

September 4, 2019 Host: Dr. John Wood
Speaker: Dr. Masahiro Murakami, Kyoto University
"Synthetic Reactions Driven by Energy of Photons"

September 6, 2019 Host: Dr. Kevin Shuford
Speaker: Dr. Sean Roberts, University of Texas
"Manipulating Energy and Spin for Photon Up- and Down-conversion"

September 13, 2019 Host: Dr. Caleb Martin
Speaker: Dr. Christine Caputo, UNH
"Molecules + Materials: New Approaches to Solar Fuels Synthesis"

September 20, 2019 Host: Dr. Elyssia Gallagher
Speaker: Dr. Stephen Valentine, West Virginia University
"Expanding the use of hydrogen-deuterium exchange: from structural proteomics to metabolomics"

September 27, 2019 Host: Dr. Patrick Farmer and Dr. Caleb Martin
Speaker: Dr. Chris Uyeda, Purdue University
"Catalysis at Metal–Metal Bonds"

October 2, 2019 Host: Dr. Pat Farmer
Speaker: Dr. Hermann Heumann, Max Planck Institute for Biochemistry
"Metabolic Labeling with Stable Isotopes: Developments and Applications in Life Science"

October 4, 2019 Host: Dr. Jung Hyun Min
Speaker: Dr. Dorothy Shippen, Texas A&M
"Revealing the ancient and emerging functions of telomerase-associated subunits"

October 9, 2019 Host: Dr. Jung Hyun Min
Speaker: Dr. Patrick Sung, University of Texas Health Sciences Center San Antonio
"Title: TBA"

October 11, 2019 Host: Dr. Daniel Romo
Speaker: Dr. Keith Woerpel, New York University
"Stereoselective Addition Reactions to Carbon Electrophiles: Conformational Analysis, Stereoelectronic Effects, and Reactivity"

October 18, 2019 Host: Dr Kevin Pinney
Speaker: Dr. Francesco Salituro, Sage Therapeutics
"Advances in Neuroactive Steroid Drug Discovery: GABA and NMDA Modulators"

October 25, 2019 Fall Break (10/25-10/27)

November 1-2, 2019 Host: Dr. Bob Kane
Advanced Instrumentation Workshop

November 1, 2019 Host: Dr. Kevin Pinney
Speaker: Dr. Alexander Kornienko, Texas State Univ
"A photoactivatable microtubule-targeting rigidin prodrug"

November 6, 2019 Host: Dr. Caleb Martin
Speaker: Dr. Cameron Jones, Monash U
"Title: TBA"

November 8, 2019 Host: Dr. Bryan Shaw
Speaker: Dr. Vishal Gohil, Texas A&M
"Molecular Mechanisms of Copper Delivery to Mitochondrial Cytochrome c Oxidase"

November 22, 2019 Host: Dr. Michael Trakselis
Speaker: Dr. Maria Spies, University of Iowa
"Molecular choreography of the RPA-DNA-RAD52 complex during DNA replication, recombination and repair"

November 29, 2019 Thanksgiving


Spring 2020

January 17, 2020 Host: Dr. Jenée Cyran; Dr. Kevin Shuford
Speaker: Dr. Garth Simpson, Purdue
"Title: TBA"

January 22, 2019 Host: Dr. John Wood
Speaker: Dr. Alison Narayan, University of Michigan
"Title: TBA"

January 24, 2020 Host: Dr. Touradj Solouki
Speaker: Dr. David Clemmer, Indiana University
"Title: TBA"

January 31, 2020 Host: Dr. Jung Hyun Min
Speaker: Dr. Karen Vasquez, UT Austin
"Title: TBA"

February 7, 2020TBA

February 14, 2020 Host: Dr. Kevin Pinney
Speaker: Dr. Alison Frontier, University of Rochester
"Title: TBA"

February 28, 2020 Host: Dr. Brian Lindley
Speaker: Dr. Phil Power, UC Davis
"Title: TBA"

March 4, 2020 Host: Dr. Elyssia Gallagher
Speaker: Dr. Scott McLuckey, Purdue University
"Title: TBA"

March 6, 2020 Host: Dr. Jung Hyun Min
Speaker: Dr. Anjum Ansari, UIC
"Title: TBA"

March 13, 2020 (Spring Break)

March 20, 2020 Host: Dr. Darrin Bellert
Speaker: Dr. Mehmed Ertem, Brookhaven Nat'l Lab
"Title: TBA"

March 27, 2020 Host: Dr. Daniel Romo
Speaker: Dr. Phillip Crews, UCSC
"Title: TBA"

April 3, 2020 Host: Dr. Shuford
Speaker: Dr. H. Lee Woodcock, Univ. of South Florida
"Title: TBA"

April 10, 2020(Easter)

April 15, 2019 Host: Dr. Brian Lindley
Speaker: Dr. Gabriel Menard, UC Santa Barbara
"Title: TBA"

April 17, 2020 Host: Dr. Kevin Shuford
Speaker: Dr. Tom Cundari, UNT
"Title: TBA"

April 24, 2020 Host: Dr. Mary Lynn Trawick
Speaker: Dr. Elizabeth Winzeler, UCSD
"Title: TBA"

May 1, 2020 Host: Dr. Kevin Pinney
Speaker: Dr. Martin Burke, Univ. of Illinois
"Title: TBA"

May 8, 2020 (Final Exam)

May 15, 2020 TBA