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Friday, June 21, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Guosheng Liu, Professor, State Key Laboratory of Organometallic Chemistry, Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry

Asymmetric Functionalization of C-H Bonds via Copper-Catalyzed Radical Relay

Organic Chemistry Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Friday, June 21, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

inorganic-Organometallics Seminar--CANCELLED

Inorganic-Organometallics Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Thursday, June 13, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Asher Preska Steinberg, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech
Ferdinand Huber, Graduate Student, Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Caltech

2019 Herbert Newby McCoy Award Symposium

Herbert Newby McCoy Award Seminar
Location: Noyes 153 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Dr. Aaron Whittaker, Associate Principal Scientist, Department of Process Research and Development, Merck & Co. Inc.

Novel Catalytic Approaches to the Synthesis of a Complex Drug Molecule

Organic Chemistry Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 153 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Dr. Anthony Agawa, Principal Scientist, Discovery Chemistry, Merck & Co. Inc.

Identifying Novel Mechanisms in Drug Discovery

Organic Chemistry Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 153 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Friday, June 7, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

CANCELED: Inorganic-Organometallics Seminar

Inorganic-Organometallics Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Friday, June 7, 2019
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Senior Thesis Symposium

Location: Noyes 153 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Wednesday, June 5, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Dr. Jordan Meier, Ph.D., Investigator, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health

New Insights into Acetylation & Oncometabolism from Chemoproteomics

Organic Chemistry Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 153 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Suri Vaikuntanathan, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Chicago

Design principles for organization and self-assembly for from equilibrium

Chemical Physics Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Spring Rotation Seminar

Location: Crellin 151
Monday, June 3, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Alice Wong, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech

Total Syntheses of the C19 Diterpenoid Alkaloid Natural Products (–)-Liljestrandisine and (–)-Liljestrandinine

Thesis Seminar
Location: Spalding Laboratory 106 (Hartley Memorial Seminar Room)
Monday, June 3, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Ahmad Omar, Graduate Student, Chemical Engineering, Caltech

Dynamics, Mechanics and Stability of Physical Gels

Thesis Seminar
Location: Crellin 151
Friday, May 31, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sarah Bevilacqua, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech

The Effect of Solvent on the Sulfur Reduction Processes in a Mg-S Battery

Inorganic-Organometallics Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Friday, May 31, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Vahe Galstyan, Graduate Student, Philips Lab, Caltech
Shyam Saladi, Graduate Student, Clemons Lab, Caltech

Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Student/Postdoc Seminar Series

Location: Beckman Behavioral Biology B180
Friday, May 31, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Theis Solling, Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Coppenhagen

Structure, symmetry and charge as drivers for non-statistical processes on the femtosecond timescale

Chemical Physics Seminar Series
Location: Schlinger 101
Friday, May 31, 2019
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Richard Mosesso, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech

Mechanistic Investigations of Pentameric Ligand-Gated Ion Channel Gating

Thesis Seminar
Location: Crellin 151
Thursday, May 30, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Harry B. Gray, Arnold O. Beckman Professor of Chemistry, Division of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Caltech

Nature of the Metal-Ligand Bond

John D. Roberts Lecture Series
Location: Gates Annex 22
Thursday, May 30, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Antoinette Blom, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech

Functional Evaluation and Development of Novel Agonists and Modulators of Neuronal Ion Channels

Thesis Seminar
Location: Crellin 151
Thursday, May 30, 2019
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Annelise Thompson, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech

Interfacial Behavior of 2D Materials in Devices for Solar Fuels and Sensing Applications

Thesis Seminar
Location: Beckman Institute Auditorium
Thursday, May 30, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Bryce Jarman, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech

Charge-Transfer Heptamethine Dyes for Singlet Oxygen Generation

Thesis Seminar
Location: Noyes 153 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Thursday, May 30, 2019
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Christopher Reed, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech

Understanding Remote Metal Effects on Fe/Mn-OHx Motifs Relevant to Water Oxidation

Thesis Seminar
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Linda C. Hsieh-Wilson - Sugars: The Underappreciated Building Blocks of Life

Earnest C. Watson Lecture Series
Location: Beckman Auditorium
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Yandong Zhang, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech

Highly Multiplexed Imaging of E. coli Chromosome

Thesis Seminar
Location: Crellin 151
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Matthew Smarte, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech

Kinetic and Spectroscopic Studies of Chlorinated Intermediates in the Upper and Lower Atmosphere

Thesis Seminar
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Danna Freedman, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University

Applying Inorganic Chemistry to Challenges in Physics

Frontiers in Chemistry & Chemical Engineering Series
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Friday, May 24, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Inorganic-Organometallics Seminar--CANCELLED

Inorganic-Organometallics Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Friday, May 24, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Taylor Stevens, Graduate Student, Hoelz Lab, Caltech
Xun Wang, Graduate Student, Rothenberg Lab, Caltech

Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Student/Postdoc Seminar Series

Location: Beckman Behavioral Biology B180
Thursday, May 23, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Amanda Grantz, Graduate Student, Chemical Engineering, Caltech

Aerosol Particle Measurements: Strategies for Health-Relevant Data Collection and Analysis

Thesis Seminar
Location: Spalding Laboratory 106 (Hartley Memorial Seminar Room)
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Yan Xia, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Chemistry Department, Stanford University

Efficient and Versatile Annulation to Build Diverse (Macro)Molecular Ladders as Microporous Membranes and Antiaromatic Molecules

Organic Chemistry Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 153 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Jae Ho Lee, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech

PhD Thesis Defense

Thesis Seminar
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Jong Hun Kang, Graduate Student, Chemical Engineering, Caltech

Shape Selectivity of Small-pore Molecular Sieves for the Methanol-to-Olefin Reaction

Thesis Seminar
Location: Spalding Laboratory 106 (Hartley Memorial Seminar Room)
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Hyun Gi Yun, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech

PhD Thesis Defense

Thesis Seminar
Location: Noyes 153 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Martin Srnec, Head of Department of Computational Chemistry, Department of Computational Chemistry, J. Heyrovsky Institute of Physical Chemistry

On the role of asynchronicity in C-H bond activations

Chemical Physics Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Ferdinand Huber, Graduate Student, BMB, Caltech

Molecular Basis for Ribosomal Protein Protection from Cellular Degradation

Thesis Seminar
Location: Broad 100
Monday, May 20, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Yisong (Alex) Guo, Assistant Professor, Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University

Spectroscopic and Kinetic Studies of Catalytically Versatile Non-Heme Iron Enzymes

Inorganic-Electrochemistry Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Friday, May 17, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Inorganic-Organometallics Seminar--CANCELLED

Inorganic-Organometallics Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Friday, May 17, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Manuel Razo Mejia, Graduate Student, Philips Lab, Caltech
Jingzhou Wang, Graduate Student, Mayo Lab, Caltech

Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Student/Postdoc Seminar Series

Location: Beckman Behavioral Biology B180
Thursday, May 16, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Dr. Juliane Fry, Associate Professor of Chemistry and Environmental Studies, Reed College

Nitrate-initiated biogenic aerosol production: anthropogenically triggered atmospheric haze formation over forests

Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tom Snaddon, Professor, Department of Chemistry, Indiana University - Bloomington

Enantioselective Chemical Synthesis Methods via Cooperative Catalysis

Organic Chemistry Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 153 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Emily Blythe, Graduate Student, BMB, Caltech

Characterization of adaptor binding and substrate processing by VCP/p97

Thesis Seminar
Location: Crellin 151
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ivan Moreno-Hernandez, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech

Earth-Abundant Metal Oxides for Anodic Reactions in Acidic Electrolytes

Thesis Seminar
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Gerald Knizia, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, The Pennsylvania State University

Revealing the chemistry in quantum chemistry: from diatomics to proton coupled electron transfer in enzymes

Chemical Physics Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Christopher Miller, Professor, Biochemistry, Brandeis University/HHMI

"A Weird Ion Channel for a Weird Ion: How Microbes Protect their Precious Bodily Fluids from Environmental Fluoride"

Biochemistry Seminar Series
Location: Kerckhoff 119
Monday, May 13, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Josh Vura-Weis, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Chemistry, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

What did the metal know, and when did she know it? Ultrafast XUV spectroscopy reveals short-lived states in transition metal complexes and organohalide perovskites

Inorganic-Electrochemistry Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Monday, May 13, 2019
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wen Chen, Graduate Student, BMB, Caltech

Proteomics Profiling and Functional Characterization of Caenorhabditis elegans Excreted/Secreted Proteins

Thesis Seminar
Location: Beckman Behavioral Biology B180
Friday, May 10, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Dylan Freas, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech

Accessing Chiral Amines via Enantioconvergent, Nickel-Catalyzed Cross-Coupling of N-Hydroxyphthalimide Esters

Inorganic-Organometallics Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 147 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Friday, May 10, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Gil Sharon, Postdoc, Mazmanian Lab, Caltech
Ben Levin, Postdoc, Arnold Lab, Caltech

Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Student/Postdoc Seminar Series

Location: Beckman Behavioral Biology B180
Friday, May 10, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Justin Rolando, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech

Bioanalytical Tools to Develop Rapid Diagnostics and Study Physiology

Thesis Seminar
Location: Noyes 153 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Friday, May 10, 2019
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Nathan Schoepp, Graduate Student, Chemistry, Caltech

Rapid Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing via Measurement of Nucleic Acid Quantity and State

Thesis Seminar
Location: Noyes 153 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Seth Herzon, Professor, Department of Chemistry, Yale University

Shining light on the dark matter of natural products: Structure and function of colibactin

Organic Chemistry Seminar Series
Location: Noyes 153 (J. Holmes Sturdivant Lecture Hall)

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