Fall 2010 – SDSU Chemistry & Biochemistry Graduate Seminars

date speaker title
Sep 24
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
Mario Navarro
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Ubiquitin carboxy hydrolase L3 (UCH-L3): A molecular sensor of protein stability?"
biochem
Oct 01
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
James Caldwell
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Purification of Insect Muscle Myosin for X-ray Crystallography to Determine Molecular Mechanism"
biochem
Oct 01
1:00 PM
GMCS-305
Markus Reutshe
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Addressing Biofuel Processing Challenges Biochemically"
biochem
Oct 08
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
Arthur Hauenstein
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Comparative Structural, Biophysical, and Biochemical Characterization of Human and Drosophila Inhibitor of Kappa-B Kinase (IKK)"
biochem
Oct 15
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
Joshua Millstone
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Pharmacologically Mediated Perturbations and Novel Methodologies to Measure Cellular Autophagy in the Murine Atrial-Derived Cardiac Cell Line HL-1 and Evaluation of Parasitemia Levels in T. Cruzi Infected eGFP-LC3 Transgenic Beclin (+/-) Kn"
biochem
Oct 22
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
Mamon Dey
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"NPRL2 Sensitizes Human Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Cells to Cisplatin Treatment by Regulating Key Components in the DNA Repair Pathway"
biochem
Oct 22
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Shane Haggard
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Computation and Experimental Studies in Photoinduced Electron Transfer"
physical
Oct 30
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
Theresa Carlson
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"The Macrophage Colony-Stimulating Factor 1 esponse Signature in Breast Carcinoma"
biochem
Oct 30
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Aaron Nash
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"A Turn-On Fluorescent Probe Based on Hybrid Organometallic/Organic Chromophore: Design Principles and Applications"
physical
Nov 05
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Hendra Wahyudi
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Design and Synthesis of macrocyclic peptidomimetic molecules"
synthetic
Nov 05
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Gabby Espinoza
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Comparative Study of Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering Activities of Three Kinds of Silver Colloids When Adding Anions as Aggregating"
physical
Nov 12
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
Melissa Marquez
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Salt-Induced Modulation of the Pathway of Amyloid Fibril Formation by the Mouse Prion Protein"
biochem
Nov 16
2:00 PM
CSL-508
Derek Brown
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Synthesis of bifunctional pincer-type metal complexes containing N-heterocyclic carbenes"
M.S. thesis defense
Nov 19
12:00 PM
GMCS-305
Joshua Millstone
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"An Autophagy-Enhancing Drug Promotes Degradation of Mutant a1-Antitrypsin Z and Reduces Hepatic Fibrosis"
biochem
Nov 22
12:00 PM
CSL-508
Hai Tran
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Novel metal complexes of bifunctional Imidazolyl-substituted N-heterocyclic carbenes and catalytic applications"
M.S. thesis defense
Dec 03
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Ke Gong
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Synthesis, Optical Properties and Surface Modification of Magic-size Nanocrystals, Nanowires and Nanoplates of II-VI Semiconductors"
physical
Dec 03
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Eleonora Rachtman
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Synthesis of II-VI Semiconductor Quantum Dots and Surface Structure Studies Using 1H, 13C, 31P and 113Cd NMR"
physical
Dec 10
2:00 PM
GMCS-306
Hendra Wahyudi
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Hantzsch thiazole methodology and its utility in natural product synthesis"
synthetic
Dec 10
2:00 PM
GMCS-305
Aaron Nash
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"A Turn-On Fluorescent Probe Based on Hybrid Organometallic/Organic Chromophore: Design Principles and Applications"
physical
Dec 10
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Juan Gonzalez
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Preparation and Characterization of Semiconductor Thin Films for Use in Photoelectrochemical Devices"
physical