Spring 2017 Colloquium Program

Location - Science Library, Room - 212

Time – 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., refreshments 11:30 a.m.

January 20 Dr. Francisco Barrera
Dept of Biochemistry & Cellular and Molecular Biology
University of Tennessee
Rational Design of Peptides
for Cancer Targeting
Ming An
January 27 Dr. Peter H. Dinolfo
Dept of Chemistry &
Chemical Biology
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Multilayered Light Harvesting Arrays for Molecular Based Solar Cells  Wayne Jones
February 3      
February 10 Dr. Aaron Muth
Dept of Pharmaceutical Sciences
St. Johns University
From Drug Design to Discovery: A Journey in Medicinal Chemistry Susan Bane
Wayne Jones
February 17 Dr. Kaiming Ye
Dept of Biomedical Engineering
Binghamton University
Development of Islet Organoids from Human Pluripotent Stem Cells Christof Grewer
February 24 Dr. Yan-Yan Hu
Dept of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Florida State University
Structure and Property Evolution of Battery Materials Monitored with In-Situ Magnetic Resonance Wei Qiang
March 3   Winter Break  
March 10 Dr. Fu-Sen Liang
Dept of Chemistry & Chemical Biology
University of New Mexico

Chemical Reactivity Induced Protein Proximity to Engineer Novel Cellular Behaviors  Ming An
March 17 Dr. Damien Thevenin
Dept of Chemistry
Lehigh University
Selective Targeting and Delivery of Therapeutics to Cancer Cells and Tumors  Ming An
March 24 Dr. Steven L. Regen
Dept of Chemistry
Lehigh University
Lipid Raft Formation: Uncovering Push-Pull Forces  
March 31   Cancelled  
April 7   Not Scheduled  
April 14   Spring Break  
April 21 Dr. Raghunath Chaudhari
Dept of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
University of Kansas
Catalysis and Kinetics of Hydrogenolysis and Oxidation Reactions in Biomass Conversion to Chemicals James Fang
April 28 Dr. Wei Shi
Dept of Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of Arkansas
Dr. Shi's group website  Ming An
May 5 Dr. Stephen J. Lippard
Dept of Chemistry
Understanding and Improving Platinum Anticancer Drugs

Eisch Lectureship in
Inorganic/Organometallic Chemistry

Alistair Lees

Last Updated: 4/18/17