Fall 2016 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 September 2nd, 2016
3:45 PM
101 PSC
Dr. Margo Brinton
Georgia State University

“Regulation of Flavivirus RNA Replication Steps by Cell Proteins”

Dr. Gregory Poon
Fri September 9th, 2016
3:45 PM
101 PSC
 Dr. Craig Hill
Emory University 
Green energy chemistry and solar fuel production” Dr. Peng George Wang
Fri September 16th, 2016
3:45 PM
101 PSC
Dr. Steven Sucheck
University of Toledo

“Synthesis of Carbohydrate-Containing Compounds with Antibacterial and Immunological Activities”

Dr. Peng George Wang
Fri September 23rd, 2016
3:45 PM
124 PSC
Dr. Daniel Chiu
University of Washington 

“Towards Understanding Tumor Heterogeneity with Single-Cell Analysis”

Dr. Gangli Wang

Special

Fri September 30th, 2016
11:00 AM
311 PSC

Dr. Koby Levy
Weizmann Institute

“Molecular principles for optimizing protein-DNA interactions”

Dr. Ivaylo Ivanov
Fri September 30th, 2016
3:45 PM
101 PSC
Dr. Harry Dailey
University of Georgia
“Terminal Steps of Heme Synthesis” Dr. Dabney Dixon
 Fri October 7th, 2016
3:45 PM
101 PSC
 Dr. Yuan He
Northwestern University

“Near-Atomic Resolution Visualization of Human Transcription Initiation”

 Dr. Ivaylo Ivanov
Fri October 14th, 2016
3:45 PM
101 PSC
Dr. Lei Zhu
Florida State University

“The Extended Family of Copper-Catalyzed Azide-Alkyne Cycloaddition”

 Dr. Hao Xu
Fri October 21st, 2016
3:45 PM
101 PSC
 Dr. Rick Page
Miami University
 “Dynamic Protein Quality Control by the CHIP/Hsp70 Complex”  Dr. Ivaylo Ivanov
Fri October 28th, 2016
3:45 PM
101 PSC
 Dr. Jack Barbera
Portland State University
“How Do We Know What Students Know? The Development and Evaluation of a Concept Inventory”  Dr. Suazette Mooring
Fri November 4th, 2016
3:45 PM
101 PSC
 Dr. Rebecca Lai
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
 “Folding- and Dynamics-based Electrochemical Biosensors”  Dr. Gangli Wang
Special Tue November 8th, 2016
4:30 PM
230 PSC
Dr. Paul Fitzpatrick
University of Texas Health Science Center
“Structural Basis for Regulation and Specificity in the Aromatic Amino Acid Hydroxylases” Dr. Giovanni Gadda
Fri November 11th, 2016
3:45 PM
101 PSC
 Dr. Christopher Bauer
University of New Hampshire

“Knowing Chemistry Students in New Ways:  Attitudes, Self-concept, Metacognition, and Motivation”

 Dr. Suazette Mooring
Special Tue November 15th, 2016
1:30 PM
303 PSC
Dr. Salah Massoud
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
“Development of Efficient Artificial Nucleases for DNA Cleavage by Metal(II) Complexes”  Dr. Maged Henary
Fri November 18th, 2016
3:45 PM
101 PSC
 Dr. Wenshe Liu
Texas A&M University 
 “Use Structurally Defined Nucleosomes to Study Epigenetic Erasers”  Dr. Hao Xu
Fri December 2nd, 2016
3:45 PM
101 PSC
 Dr. Joshua Pierce
NC State University 
 “Marine Natural Products Synthesis: A Platform for Chemical and Biological Discovery”  Dr. Binghe Wang