Fall 2008 – SDSU Chemistry & Biochemistry Graduate Seminars

date speaker title
Sep 12
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
James Caldwell
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
biochem
Sep 19
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
Mario Navarro
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
biochem
Oct 03
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Kristofer Bunce
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Advancements in 'One-Pot' Synthesis: Sequentially Removable Photolabile Carbonyl Protecting Groups"
synthetic
Oct 10
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
Joshua Millstone
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
biochem
Oct 10
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Gulin Erdogan
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Strategies for Improving Selectivity in Transition Metal Catalysis Molecular Recognition in the Selective Oxygenation of Saturated C-H Bonds: A Biomimetic Strategy for High Selectivity"
synthetic
Oct 10
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Sophie Hartle
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
physical
Oct 17
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
Marty Ready
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
biochem
Oct 17
1:00 PM
GMCS-305
Yoon Soon Kang
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
biochem
Oct 17
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Stewart Polk
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Synthesis of Biologically Relevant Substrates: An Evolution of the Hantzsch Process for Substituted 1,4-Dihydropyridines"
synthetic
Oct 17
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Rosana Pedroza
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
physical
Oct 24
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
Jin Joo Kang
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
biochem
Oct 24
1:00 PM
GMCS-305
Arrash Vahidi
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
biochem
Oct 24
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
William McGowan
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Calcium Borohydride: A High Storage Capacity, Reversible Material for Hydrogen Storage"
synthetic
Oct 24
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Kristofer Bunce
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
physical
Oct 31
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Derek Brown
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Cross-Coupling Reactions Using Silanolates"
synthetic
Oct 31
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Sukhjinder Singh
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
physical
Nov 07
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
Glen Marquez
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"p90 RSK-1 associates with and inhibits neuronal nitric oxide synthase"
biochem
Nov 07
1:00 PM
GMCS-305
Peggy Chatfield
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"The Evolution of Class 1 Integrons and the Rise of Antibiotic Resistance"
biochem
Nov 07
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Derek Butler
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Single Molecule Magnets: The Magnetic Power of Small Molecules"
synthetic
Nov 14
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
Sophie Hartle
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Interactions of Substrates at the Surface of P450s Can Greatly Enhance Substrate Potency"
biochem
Nov 14
1:00 PM
GMCS-305
Rosana Pedroza
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Novel Transcriptional Activities of Vitamin E: Inhibition of Cholesterol Biosynthesis"
biochem
Nov 14
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Casey Larsen
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Modes and Scope of Reactivity Based on Pincer Hemilability and Reversible Dearomatization"
synthetic
Nov 14
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Steve Cook
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
physical
Nov 21
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
Sukh Singh
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
biochem
Nov 21
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Tiffany Neary
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
physical
Dec 16
1:00 PM
CSL-508A
Stephanie Lapera
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Design and Synthesis of Anti-Cancer Agents: Sansalvamide A and Histone Deacetylase Derivatives"
M.S. thesis defense
Dec 18
3:30 PM
E-203E
Marcel Hetu
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
M.S. thesis defense