Fall 2010 Seminars

Seminars are usually held each Friday at 3:45 PM in 101 Petit Science Center. Refreshments served at 3:30 p.m. prior to the seminar.

Time & Place Speaker Title Host
Fri Aug, 20
3:15 PM
101 PSC
Dr. Edward Balog
Georgia Institute of Technology
S-Adenosyl-L-Methionine Regulation of the Cardiac Ryanodine Receptor Dr.Jenny Yang
Fri Aug, 27
3:15 PM
101 PSC
Dr.Tom Meek
GlaxoSmithKline
Case Studies in Industrial Enzymology Dr. Giovanni Gadda
Fri Sep, 3
3:15 PM
101 PSC
Dr.Pengfei Wang
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Development of Photolabile Protecting Groups Dr.Binghe Wang
Tue Sep, 7
1:00 PM
255 PSC
Zhengwei Pan
University of Georgia

Special Seminar

Controlled Growth of One-Dimensional Nanostructures: The Art of Nanoscience Dr. Binghe Wang
Fri Sep, 10
3:15 PM
101 PSC
Dr.Haian Fu
Emory University
Harnessing the Power of Chemistry for Biology and Medicine Dr.Yujun George Zheng
Fri Sep, 17
3:15 PM
101 PSC
Dr. Jim C. Spain
Georgia Institute of Technology
Biodegradation of Natural Organic Compounds Reveals New Metabolic Diversity Dr. Giovanni Gadda
Thu Sep, 23
10:00 AM
255 PSC
Dr. Lai-Xi Wang
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Special Seminar

Chemoenzymatic synthesis of glycoproteins for functional studies Dr.Binghe Wang
Fri Sep, 24
3:15 PM
101 PSC
Dr.Milton Lee
Brigham Young University
Instrumentation and Methodology for Field-Portable Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry Dr.Shahab Shamsi
Wed Sep, 29
2:45 PM
441 NSC
Dr.Daniel Rabinovich
University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Special Seminar

Hooked on Sulfur: Novel Metal Complexes and Unexpected Applications. Dr.Kathryn Grant.
Thu Sep, 30
3:00 PM
255 PSC
Dr. Peng George Wang
Ohio State University

Special Seminar

Glyco-Chemical Biology – From Synthesis to Mechanism to Applications Dr. Binghe Wang
Fri Oct, 1
3:15 PM
101 PSC
Dr. Frederick A. Villamena
Ohio State University
Designing Spin Traps for Radical Detection and Therapeutics Dr.Aimin Liu
Fri Oct, 8
3:15 PM
101 PSC
Dr. Mike Koval
Emory University
To Be Announced Dr.Jenny Yang.
Fri Oct, 15
3:15 PM
101 PSC
Dr.Jake D. Soper
Georgia Institute of Technology
Almost Alchemy: Radical Ligands Facilitate Palladium-Like Coupling Reactions at Manganese, Iron and Cobalt Dr.Aimin Liu
Fri Oct, 22
3:15 PM
101 PSC
Dr.Wei Zhan
Auburn University
Lipid-Bilayer Assembled Photocurrent-Generating Systems Dr.Gangli Wang
Fri Oct, 29
3:15 PM
101 PSC
Dr.Robert Corn
University of California,Irvine
New methods for ultrasensitive DNA and protein biosensing with plasmons, nanowires and surface enzyme chemistries Dr.Zhen Huang
Fri Nov, 5
3:15 PM
101 PSC
Dr.Craig A.Aspinwall
University of Arizona
Polymerized phospholipid membranes for chemical sensing and beyond Dr.Shahab Shamsi and Dr. Gangli Wang
Fri Nov, 12
3:15 PM
101 PSC
Dr.Timothy M. Dore
University Of Georgia
Designing Chemical Tools to Explore Biological Systems Dr.Yujun George Zheng
Thu Nov, 18
2:30 PM
255 PSC
Dr. Katsunori Tanaka
Osaka University, Japan

Special Seminar

A New Strategy in Synthetic Biology: From Enzyme Inhibition, Natural Products Synthesis to PET Imaging by 6pai-Azaelectrocyclization Dr. Binghe Wang
Fri Nov, 19
3:15 PM
101 PSC
Dr. Alexander Angerhofer
University of Florida
EPR Studies of the Mn-dependent enzyme oxalate decarboxylase Dr.Aimin Liu
Fri Dec, 3
3:15 PM
101 PSC
Dr.Charles Z. Ding
Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Organoborons as Potential Therapeutics Dr.Binghe Wang