University of Vermont

College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Chemistry

Chemistry Seminars

The Department of Chemistry

Fall 2012: Schedule of Seminars & Events

Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11:30 AM - Angell B112

Coffee at 11:15 AM in Cook A229

SPEAKER

TITLE

HOST

DATE

Sivappa Rasapalli

Univ of Mass, Dartmouth

Synthesis of Novel Ansalactams and Oroidin Based Antibacterial Compounds

MB

9/06/12

Donald Watson

Univ of Delaware

Transition Metal Catalyzed Methods for Introducing Heteroatoms into Hydro-

Carbon Frameworks

MB

9/13/12

Faculty meeting

 

 

9/18/12

Victoria Carhart ESF

Keeping Your Lab Safe

 

9/20/12

Humphrey Symposium

 

Saturday 9/22/12

Susan Bane

Binghamton Univ, SUNY

Tubulin Tyrosine Ligase:  Target and Tool

JSM

9/27/12

Victoria Carhart ESF

Emergency Response

 

10/04/12

John Morris

Virginia Tech

Molecular Beam Studies of Reaction Mechanisms on Organic Surfaces: Why Molecules Bounce, Break, and Scatter

CCL

10/11/12

Faculty meeting

 

 

10/16/12

David Jenkins

Univ of Tennessee

Developing Small-Ringed Macrocyclic Tetracarbene Ligands for Catalytic Systems

RW

10/25/12

Faculty meeting

 

 

11/13/12

Richard R. Schrock  MIT

A Nobel Prize from the Outside and Inside

Wed. 11/14/12 4:00pm

Richard R. Schrock  MIT

New Mo- and W-based Olefin Metathesis Catalysts and Applications in Organic and Polymer Chemistry

RW

11/15/12

CHEM 381 Talks:

Amanda Roffman

 

 

Joel Walker

Recent Advances in Hydrogen Evolution Using Cobalt Catalysts

 

Development of a New Transition Metal Catalyzed [5+2] Cycloaddition Reaction

WRL

11/27/12

Krista Walton

Georgia Tech Univ

Porous Metal-Organic Frameworks for Adsorption Applications

CCL

11/29/12

CHEM 381 Talks:

Rebecca Harvey

 

Shashank Jain

 

Chemical Design and Synthesis of Artificial Spider Silk

 

Graphene for Environmental Pollution Management

WRL

12/04/12

CHEM 282/381 Talks:

Benjamin Mendez

Gus Torde

 

TBD

Chemical Detection of Explosives

WRL

12/06/12

Faculty meeting

 

 

12/11/12

CHEM 381 Talks:

Cheryl Lockhart

 

 

Nicholas Medeiros

Toward Understanding the Mechanism of Copper(II) Interactions in Alzheimer's Disease Proteins to Devise Effective Treatments

 

Organometallic Molecular Wires

 

12/12/12

 

The Department of Chemistry

Spring 2013: Schedule of Seminars & Events

Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11:30 AM - Angell B112

Coffee at 11:15 AM in Cook A229

 SPEAKER

TITLE

HOST

DATE

Faculty meeting

 

 

1/15/13

Ramesh Jasti

Boston Univ

The Bottom-Up Organic Synthesis of Carbon Nanotubes

ACW

1/24/13

Sharon Rozovsky

Univ of Delaware

77Se NMR of Selenoproteins

RJH

2/14/13

Faculty meeting

 

 

2/19/13

Stewart Novick

Wesleyan Univ

Laboratory Astrochemistry

DWP

3/14/13

Faculty meeting

 

 

3/19/13

David Slade

William & Hobart Smith Colleges

Discovery and Development of a Rho-Kinase Inhibitor for the Treatment of Glaucoma

RJH

3/21/13

Tim Korter

Syracuse Univ

THz Spectroscopy of Crystalline Pharmaceuticals

DWP

3/28/13

Hélène Lebel

Univ of Montreal

Stereoselective Amination Reaction

JSM

4/02/13

Heather Bean

UVM Coll. of Engineering

Developing Breath-based Diagnostics: Applications of GCxGC-TOFMS and SESI-MS

WRL

4/04/13

Lori Gavrin

Pfizer

Adventures in Drug Discovery

MB

4/09/13

 

Department Awards Ceremony

 

4/11/13

Faculty meeting

 

 

4/16/13

Chris Vanderwal

Univ of California, Irvine

Synthesis of Complex Bioactive Natural Products

MB

4/18/13

Chem 282 talks:

·         Evan Sherbrook

·         Eric Horak

·         Recent Developments in the Povarov Reaction

·         Alkane Activation by Nonheme Iron-Oxo Complexes

JSM

4/23/13

Chem 282 talks

·         Emily Aldrich

·         Melissa Allison

·         The Nanoconfinement of Hydrogen Gas in Carbon Aerogel Scaffolds

·         Polymer and Ceramic-Based Injectable Scaffolds in Regenerative Medicine

JSM

4/25/13

Chem 282 talks

·         Teruki Watanabe

·         Nolan Hayden

·         Stereoselectivity of Proline-Based Organocatalysis in Michael Addition

·         The Challenges of Bimetallic Catalyst for Artificial Photosynthesis

JSM

4/30/13

Chem 282 talks

·         Chaz Cao

·         Jesse Wiener

·         Conformational Change of G-Protein Coupled Receptors as Mediated by Agonists

·         TBD

JSM

5/02/13

Chem 282 talks

·         Andrew Spaulding

·         Evan Cooper

·         Metal-Catalyzed Oxidative Amide Bond Formation

·         TBD

JSM

5/08/13

Faculty retreat

 

 

5/13/13

 

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