Department of Chemistry



Past Events & Seminars

Dec 07
Dr. Julia Kalow-Mechanism-guided Discovery of Photocontrolled Materials and Reactions View »
Dec 06
Dr. Julia Kalow

Mechanism-guided discovery of photocontrolled materials and reactions

Julia’s research goal is the development of strategies to control the synthesis and properties of polymeric materials... View »

Dec 01
Dr. Robert Paton

Data-driven predictions of organic reactivity and selectivity

Dr. Robert Paton is a Full Professor of Chemistry at Colorado State University. Research in the Paton group is focussed on the... View »

Nov 15
Professor Christo Sevov


Cookies and Brownies & Coffee will be available beforehand

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Nov 11
Dr. Shiyu Zhang-Modeling Enzyme Reactivity with Copper Coordination Complexes View »
Nov 09
Dr. Stephen Born-The Integrated Continuous Manufacturing of Small Molecule Drugs View »
Oct 19
Dr. Danzhou Yang-DNA G-quadruplex: Structures, Functions, and Drug Targeting View »
Oct 18
A Chemistry-derived lipid toolbox

Dr. Carsten Schultz is currently Professor and Chair of Physiology and Pharmacology at OHSU, Oregon. For two decades, his laboratory has been developing tools to help understand the cell biology... View »

Oct 12
Dr. Paul Rupar- The Polymerization of Activated Azirdines View »
Sep 30
Dr. Eric Rivard-Main Group Element-Functionalized Polyacetylenes and Luminescent Materials via Ring-Opening Metathesis Polymerization View »
Sep 29
Build it to understand it: synthesis and characterization of O-GlcNAc modified proteins

Matt received a B.S. in Biochemistry and Mathematics from the University of Arizona in 1999, where he worked for Robin Polt on glycosylation reactions and the synthesis of glycosylated analogs of... View »

Sep 27
Cereal Fungicide Discovery

Dr. Jessica Herrick from Corteva Agriscience will present her talk on Cereal Fungicide Discovery 

Jess received her Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of California-Berkeley, where she... View »

Sep 16
Dr. Jennifer Laaser-Chemical Determinants of Phase Behavior and Viscoelasticity in Polyelectrolyte Complex Coacervates View »
Sep 15
Natural Products as Inspiration for Synthesis and New Methods

Noah was born in Oakland, CA but grew up in south-central Maine. He attended Columbia University in the city of New York where he was mentored by Professor James Leighton. He obtained his Ph.D.... View »

Sep 15
Dr. David Baker-Protein design using deep learning View »