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Foster Colloquium Series

Current Foster Schedule

 

SPRING SEMESTER 2018

4:00 PM in 228 Natural Sciences Complex
Refreshments at 3:30 PM
 

Friday, February 9, 2018
Professor Elisa Tomat, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The University of Arizona
“Engineering Redox Chemistry: From Non-innocent Ligands to Intracellular Metal Chelators”

Friday, February 16, 2018
Professor Greg Engel, Department of Chemistry, The University of Chicago
“Title to be announced”

Friday, March 2, 2018
Professor Jonathan V. Sweedler, Department of Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
“New Measurement Science Tools for the Cell by Cell Characterization of the Brain”

Friday, March 9, 2018
Professor Maureen Kane, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Maryland
“Title to be announced

Friday, March 16, 2018
Professor Christopher Uyeda, Department of Chemistry, Purdue University
“Catalysis at Metal-Metal Bonds”

Friday, March 30, 2018
Professor Michael D. Fayer, Department of Chemistry , Stanford University
“The Role of Interfaces on the Dynamics of Molecules” (Abstract)

Friday, April 6, 2018
Professor Glen P. Jackson, Department of Chemistry, West Virginia University
“Hair Reveals what People Conceal: Biometric Traits from the Chemical Analysis of Human Hair” (Abstract)

Friday, April 13, 2018
Professor Holly Ellis, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Auburn University
“Mechanistic and Structural Approaches for Sulfur Acquisition in the Two-component FMN-dependent Monooxygenase Systems”

Friday, April 20, 2018
Professor Matthew Bogyo, Department of Pathology, Stanford University
“Title to be announced”

Friday, April 27, 2018
Best PhD Dissertation (2017), Department of Chemistry, University at Buffalo, SUNY

Friday, May 4, 2018
10th ANNUAL HOWARD TIECKELMANN LECTUER SERIES (Detailed info to follow)
Guest Lecturer: Peter J. Stang, Distinguished Professor of Chemistry, The University of Utah
“Abiological Self-Assembly: Predesigned Metallacycles and Metallacages via Coordination”

Friday, May 11, 2018
Professor Peter M. Kasson, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia
“Conformation Ensembles Controlling Bacterial Drug Resistance and Host Recognition”

Past Foster Colloquia

Past Foster Colloquia