Fall 2015 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
Sept. 2 Dr. Michael Johnson, KU
Neurotransmitter Release and Uptake Alterations in Neurological Disease States
Sept. 9 Dr. Mike Vasil, U of Colorado
Iron Homeostasis in Host-Pathogen Confrontations - Sed quis custodiet ipsos custodes
Sept. 16 Dr. Vinh Nguyen, Virginia Tech
Sept. 23 Dr. James Bashkin, U Missouri St. Louis
Design and Serendipity in Antiviral Compounds for HighRisk Human Papillomavirus: High Activity, Low Toxicity, and a New Biological Mechanism for Polyamides
Sept. 30 Dr. Christopher Culbertson, Kansas State U.
Novel Microfluidic Devices for the Rapid Analysis of Single Cells
Oct. 7 Dr. Emily McLaurin, Kansas State U.
Oct. 14 TBA
Oct. 21

Midwest ACS Regional Meeting - No colloquium

Oct. 28

Dr. Jason Richardson, Northeast Ohio Medical U
Targeting Microglial Ion Channels in Neurodegeneration

Nov. 4

Dr. Fred McDonnell, UT Arlington
Ruthenium Complexes of Redox-Active Intercalating Ligands as an Emerging Class of Anti-Cancer Agents

Nov. 10-11 Dr. Neil Kelleher, Northwestern U.
(Watkins Speaker) TBA
Nov. 18 Dr. David Weis, KU
Weighing up protein structure with mass spectrometry and hydrogen exchange
Nov. 25 Thanksgiving Break - No Colloquium
Dec. 2 Student’s Presentation - TBA - Wichita State U.