Fall 2012 – SDSU Chemistry & Biochemistry Graduate Seminars

date speaker title
Aug 14
2:00 PM
Alan and Debbie Gol
Marbie Guillern
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Sansalvamide A and Heat Shock Protein 90 Biochemical and Binding Studies"
MS defense
Aug 15
2:00 PM
UCSD Natural Scienc
Chung-Mao Pan
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Synthesis and Evaluation of Macrocycles as Potential Antitumor Agents"
PhD defense
Oct 09
3:30 PM
PSFA-413
Andrej Hartnett
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Iron Uptake and Storage in Two Species of Marine Algae: Emiliania huxleyi and Tetraselmis suecica"
MS thesis defense
Oct 30
1:00 PM
EBA-412
Farhana Barmare
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Synthesis of extremely hindered imidazolylphosphine ligands for catalysis and fluorinated dendrimers for 19F MRI"
MS thesis defense
Nov 02
2:00 PM
GMCS-306
James Thai
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Metal-Free Catalyst for 1,4 Addition to alpha,beta Unsaturated Ketones, Esters, Amides, and Aldehydes via N-Heterocyclic Carbenes"
synthetic
Nov 09
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Stephanie Archibald
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"A Metal-Organic Framework with a Covalently Prefabricated Porous Organic Linker"
physical
Nov 16
12:00 PM
GMCS-308
Laurie Clare
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
physical
Nov 16
2:00 PM
GMCS-306
James Thai
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Rapid Determination of Regioselectivity for Trialkylboranes via Hydroboration Reactions"
synthetic
Nov 30
3:00 PM
GMCS-305
Jack Fang
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
n/a
physical
Nov 30
2:00 PM
GMCS-306
Lily Cao
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Asymmetric Induction Afforded by Chiral Azolylidene N-Heterocyclic Carbenes (NHC) Catalysts"
synthetic
Dec 18
12:00 PM
GMCS-306
Scott Burley
Chemistry & Biochemistry
SDSU
San Diego, CA
"Diversity-Optimized Route to the Ergoline Skeleton and The Efficient Syntheses and Investigation of New HCV-Inhibitors"
MS thesis defense