The Department of Chemistry

Organic Chemistry & Chemical Biology Seminar Series

Held in the Fall and Spring Semesters


 

Spring Semester 2015

Tuesdays at 2:00 PM

in NSC, Room 684

 

Semester Schedule (PDF)

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Dr. Andrew M. Gulick

Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute, Buffalo, NY

“Discovery of Novel Functions and Inhibitors of Siderophore Biosynthesis Enzymes”

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Prof. Ivan Gitsov Ivanov

Department of Chemistry, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry

“Linear-Dendritic Copolymers: Hybrid Macromolecules for Diverse Applications”

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Mr. Justin Griffiths

Department of Chemistry, University at Buffalo

PhD Research Presentation: “Better and Faster in Enyne Metathesis: Exploring Short-Lived Intermediates”

 

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Prof. Kevin Dalby

Medicinal Chemistry Division, College of Pharmacy, University of Texas at Austin

“New Therapeutic Strategies for Metastatic Melanoma”

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Prof. James Hougland

Department of Chemistry, Syracuse University

“The Chemistry and Biology of Protein Lipidation”

 

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Prof. Mary P. Watson

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Delaware

“Metal Catalysis of Nontraditional Electrophiles”

 

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Prof. Jiali Gao

Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota

“Connecting Protein Dynamics with Catalytic Activity”

 

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Mr. Shuklendu D. Karyakarte

Department of Chemistry, University at Buffalo

PhD Research Presentation: “Synthesis of Functionalized Oxygen and Nitrogen Heterocycles via Copper Catalyzed and Promoted Difunctionalization of Unactivated Alkenes”

 

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Mr. Archie C. Reyes

Department of Chemistry, University at Buffalo

PhD Research Presentation: “Enzyme Architecture:  The Mechanism for Dianion Activation of L-Glycerol 3-phosphate Dehydrogenase for Catalysis of Hydride Transfer”

 

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Mr. Carlo Ramil

Department of Chemistry, University at Buffalo
PhD Research Presentation: “Development of Bioorthogonal Sequence-Specific Nitrile-Mediated Condensation”

 

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Mr. Rui Liu

Department of Chemistry, University at Buffalo

PhD Research Presentation: Aromatic Oligoamide Foldamers with Increased Backbone Flexibility”

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