Organic and Inorganic Seminar Series

Seminar Schedule 2016-2017

Tuesdays at 11:30am in Evans Laboratory 2004

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August 30th, 2016

Nicholas Brunelli, The Ohio State University

"Molecular Design of Cooperative Interactions for Heterogeneous Catalytic Materials to Tune Catalytic Rates and Selectivities"

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September 6th, 2016

Kirill Kovnir, UC Davis

"Rational Approaches for Novel Thermoelectric and Strongly Correlated Magnetic Materials"

Hosted by Dr. Woodward

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September 13th, 2016

Vlad Iluc, University of Notre Dame

"Rational Approaches for Novel Thermoelectric and Strongly Correlated Magnetic Materials"

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Friday September 16th, 2016

Room Change: 4:10 PM in CBEC 130

Michael Cuccarese, Harvard University

“Seeing deeper with molecular probes and optical tissue clearing: immune infiltration in lung carcinoma revealed by 3D whole organ imaging”

Hosted by Dr. Parquette

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September 20th, 2016

Sarah Reisman, California Institute of Technology

“Necessity is the Mother of Invention: Natural Products and the Chemistry they Inspire”

Hosted by Hart Symposium

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September 27th, 2016

Dennis Bong, The Ohio State University

"Bifacial Peptide and Polymer Nucleic Acid: Functional Integration of Abiotic Molecules with DNA and RNA"

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October 11th, 2016

Uttam Tambar, University of Texas Southwestern

"Stereoselective Functionalization of Unactivated Hydrocarbons"

Hosted by Dr. Nagib

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October 18th, 2016

Abbas Walji, Merck Research Laboratories

"Discovery and Early Development of [18F]MK-6240: A Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Agent for Tau Imaging in Alzheimer’s Disease"

Hosted by Merck Symposium

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October 25th, 2016

Jian Zhang, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

"Expanding the Toolbox for Photoredox Catalysis"

Hosted by Dr. McGrier

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November 1st, 2016

Marty Kirk, University of New Mexico

"Pyranopterin Molybdenum Enzymes: From Molybdate to Nature's Earth Abundant Two-Electron Catalysts"

Hosted by Dr. Turro

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November 8th, 2016

Psaras McGrier, The Ohio State University

"The Synthesis and Design of Functional Covalent Organic Frameworks"

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November 15th, 2016

Tristan Lambert, Columbia University

"Catalyst Design with Aromatic Ions"

Hosted by Aldrich Symposium

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November 22nd, 2016

Stanley Jing, The Ohio State University

"Mechanistic Insights of Cobalt-Catalyzed Heterodimerization of Alkenes: Discovery of New Enantioselective Heck Reactions of 1,3-Dienes"

Student Seminar Speaker

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November 22nd, 2016

Luke Baldwin, The Ohio State University

"Constructing Dehydrobenzoannulene Based Covalent Organic Frameworks"

Student Seminar Speaker

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November 29th, 2016

Neal Mankad, University of Illinois at Chicago

"Catalytic Transformations That Utilize Bimetallic Cooperation"

Hosted by Dr. Nagib

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December 6th, 2016

Xiulei (David) Ji, Oregon State University

"TBA"

Hosted by Dr. Wu

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January 31st, 2017

Mingji Dai, Purdue University

"Building Structural Complexity via Tandem Catalytic Transformations: Total Syntheses of Bioactive Macrolides and Terpenes"

Hosted by Dr. Nagib

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February 14th, 2017

Jin Wang, Baylor University

"Bridging Chemistry and Biology for New Classes of Imaging Probes and Therapeutic Drugs"

Hosted by Dr. Hadad

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February 21st, 2017

Brad Pentelute, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

"Cysteine arylation to design and discover proteins"

Hosted by Dr. Magliery

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February 28th, 2017

Loi Do, University of Houston

"Biocatalysis: From the Reaction Flask to Living Cells"

Hosted by Dr. Shafaat

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March 21st, 2017

Adam Whalley, University of Vermont

"TBA"

Hosted by Dr. McGrier

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April 11th, 2017

Viktor Zhdankin, Minnesota Duluth

"Hypervalent Iodine Chemistry"

Hosted by Dr. Nagib

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April 18th, 2017

Alfredo Angeles-Boza, University of Connecticut

"TBA"

Hosted by Dr. Turro

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Past Speakers

2015-2016

Olaf Rüdiger, Max-Planck-Insitute
Alex Radosevich, Pennsylvania State University
Josh Goldberger, The Ohio State University
Kevin Brown, Indiana University
Jonathan Rudick, Stony Brook University
Akif Tezcan, University of California San Diego
Keith Stevenson, University of Texas at Austin
Martin Burke, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaigne
Ben Sherry, Merck & Co
Huw Davies, Emory University
Francisco Raymo, University of Miami
Normand Voyer, University of Laval
Michael Haley, University of Oregon
Sherry Chemler, University of Buffalo
Steven Wheeler, Texas A & M
Rory Waterman, University of Vermont
Terry Bigioni, The University of Toledo
Glenn C. Micalizio, Dartmouth College
Wenyu Huang, Iowa State University
Hau Xu, Georgia State University
Beth Lorsbach, Dow Agro
Paula Diaconescu, University of California Los Angeles
Tesfaye Biftu, Merck & Co
Theresa M. Reineke, University of Minnesota
Stefan France, Georgia Insitute of Technology
Margarita Herrera-Alonso, John Hopkins University
Aaron Sadow, Iowa State University
Emily Pentzer, Case Western Reserve University
Marc Porter, University of Utah
Daniel Seidel, Rutgers University
Christy Haynes, University of Minnesota
Milton Smith, Michigan State University

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