SDSU Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Seminars

date speaker title
Jan 29
4:00 PM
Gold Auditorium
Dr. Stefan Gross

Agios Pharmaceuticals
Cambridge MA
Smashing Cancer with Enzyme Kinetics: Precision Medicine, IDH Mutations, and Oncometabolites
Host: Christal Sohl
Jan 29
10:00 AM
Gold Auditorium
Dr. Stefan Gross

Agios Pharmaceuticals
San Diego CA
Careers in Industry Q&A,
Host: Christal Sohl
Feb 09
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Madeline Rasche
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
CSU Fullerton
Fullerton CA
Targeting Methanopterin Biosynthesis to Inhibit the Microbial Production of Methane as a Greenhouse Gas
Host: Prof. Swairjo
Feb 16
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Hill Harman
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
UC Riverside
Riverside CA

Host: Jeff Gustafson
Mar 02
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
James Landers
Departments of Chemistry and Mechanical Engineering
University of Virginia
Charlottesville VA
Harnessing microfluidics for a small, portable, cost-effective system for ultrafast forensic DNA analysis
Host: Christal Sohl
Mar 23
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Keary Engle
Department of Chemistry
The Scripps Research Institute
La Jolla, CA
Catalytic Methods for Selective Functionalization of CC π-Bonds
Host: Byron Purse
Apr 06
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Alexandra Teixeira

Boston Consulting Group
Boston MA
Beyond Academia: How my PhD taught me to be a consultant
Host: Christal Sohl
Apr 13
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Gourisankar Ghosh
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of California, San Diego
Discovery of ubiquitous splice signal in humans
Host: Tom Huxford
Apr 20
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Orianna Bretschger

Aquam Technology LLC
Bioelectrochemical systems and electric microbiomes for wastewater treatment
Host: Jing Gu
Apr 27
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Julius Rebek
Department of Chemistry
The Scripps Research Institute
La Jolla, CA
Recognition and Catalysis in Deep Cavitands
Host: Byron Purse
May 04
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Dr. James Shigley, Distinguished Research Fellow and Dr. Mike Breeding, Senior Research Scientist
GIA Gem Laboratory
Gemological Institute of America
Carlsbad, CA
Identifying Gemstones -- Are they Real?
Host: Tom Huxford
Jun 01
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Dr. Paul Richardson

Pfizer
La Jolla, CA 92037
Applying Chemical Technology To Expedite the Oncology Portfolio
Host: Jeff Gustafson
Jun 05
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Rebeka Gundry
Department of Biochemistry
Medical College of Wisconsin
Mapping the Cardiomyocyte Surfaceome: New Tools and Technologies for Studying Differentiation and Disease
Host: Tom Huxford
Aug 24
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Lance Elliott

SDSU EH&S
Annual Safety Seminar
Host: Bill Tong
Aug 31
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Kathie Seley-Radtke
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Baltimore, MD
TBD
Host: Byron Purse
Sep 14
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Partho Ghosh
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of California, San Diego
TBD
Host: Tom Huxford
Sep 18
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Kim Janda
Department of Chemistry
The Scripps Research Institute
La Jolla, CA
TBD
Host: Byron Purse
Sep 28
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Ulrich Muller
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of California San Diego
TBD
Host: Greg Holland
Oct 12
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Filipp Furche
Department of Chemistry
Univesity of California, Irvine
Irvine CA
TBD
Host: Andy Cooksy
Oct 19
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Michael Groves
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
California State University, Fullerton
Fullerton CA
TBD
Host: Andy Cooksy
Nov 02
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Prof. Katarzyna Slowinska
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
California State University, Long Beach
Long Beach, CA
TBD
Host: Byron Purse
Nov 09
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Fu-Ming Tao
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
California State University, Fullerton
Fullerton CA
TBD
Host: Andy Cooksy
Nov 16
4:00 PM
GMCS-301
Professor David Moffet

Loyola Marymount University.
TBD
Host: John Love