Spring 2017 Chemistry Colloquia Series

The Chemistry Colloquia Series is presented Wednesday afternoons at 3:30 p.m. in room 224 McKinley Hall (unless otherwise noted) during the Fall and Spring semesters. Refreshments are provided.


Date Seminar Speaker, Title
Jan 18 None scheduled
Jan. 25 Mei He (K-State)
“Microfluidic immunoassay enabled by 3D printing”
Feb. 1 Lieke Lamont (U. of Maastricht (Netherlands))
“Imaging mass spectrometry: From molecular pixel to pharmaceutical industry”
Feb. 8 Maojun Gong
“High-Throughput Analysis of Biological Samples Using Flow-Gated Capillary Electrophoresis”
Feb. 15 Kevin Burgess (TA&M)
“Using EKO to Match Small Molecule Conformations to Protein-protein Interactions”
Feb. 22 Songi Han (UC-Santa Barbara)
“Modulators of heterogeneous protein surface water dynamics”
Mar. 1 Catherine Costello (KU Med. Center)
"Mass Spectrometry-Based Determinations of Glycosylation and Other Post-Translational Modifications Critical to Protein Function"
Mar. 8

Greg Alushin (Rockefeller U)
“Cytoskeletal structural plasticity in force generation and mechanosensation”

Mar. 15

Timothy Wencewicz (Washington University)
“New Antibiotics from Nature's Chemical Inventory”

Mar. 22

Spring Break

Mar. 29 Alex Spokoyany (UCLA)
“Organomimetic Boron Cluster Chromophores and Photosensitizers”
Apr. 5 National ACS in San Francisco
Apr. 12 Robert Thomson (OU)
“Phosphinimide complexes of uranium and the group 6 metals: Synthesis, spectroscopy and reactivity studies”
Apr. 19 Prajna Dhar (KU)
“Lipid-protein interactions at model biological interfaces”
Apr. 26 Graduate Student Presentations
May 3 Graduate Student Presentations