Seminar Schedule Fall 2018 - Spring 2019 Department of Chemistry

 

A chemistry department seminar in s2-109

Unless otherwise specified, seminars are held Friday at 12 p.m. in Science II, Room 109.

  • 31-Aug Dr. Jai-Pil Choi, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Chemistry, "Fresno State Nanomaterial Electrocatalysts for Energy Applications"
  • 7-Sep Dr. Qiao-Hong Chen, Dr. Jai-Pil Choi, Dr. Laurent Dejean, Dr. Dermot Donnelly, Dr. Joy Goto, and Dr. Santanu Maitra, Department of Chemistry,  "Research Opportunities in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry (Part 1)"
  • 14-Sept Dr. Cory Brooks, Dr. Kristi Closser, Dr. Kalyani Maitra, Dr. Hubert Muchalski, and Dr. Kin Ng, "Research Opportunities in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry (Part 2)"
  • 21-Sep Lilia De La Cerda, LSAMP, Dr. Goto, and Dr. Krishnan, Chemistry Department "Master's Ph.D., Funding"
  • 28-Sept Brandy White, Research Student, Dr. Cory Brooks' Lab, Department of Chemistry, "Recent Advances Toward a Universal Flu Vaccine"
  • 5-Oct Tess E. Hernandez, Research Student, Dr. Kalyani Maitra's Lab, Department of Chemistry, "Bioinformatics: How Big Data Became a Big Solution"
  • 12-Oct Dr. Ben Stokes, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, School of Natural Sciences, University of California, Merced "New Catalytic Methods for the Synthesis and Elaboration of Small Organic 
  • 19-Oct Dr. Christopher R. Harrison, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, San Diego State University "Manipulating Capillary Electrophoresis for Bioanalyses" 
  • 26-Oct Marina Flores, Research Student, Dr. Joy Goto's Lab, Department of Chemistry, "The Role of Pla2g2f in Regulating Neural Stem Cell Activation" and "In Vivo" Interactions between BMAA and SOD1 in Drosophila Melanogaster Neuronal Cells"
  • 26-Oct Catherine Mueller, Research Student, Dr. Joy Goto's Lab, Department of Chemistry, "Effects of NMDA Receptor Antagonist MK-801 on the Neurotoxicity of BMAA in Drosophila Melanogaster"
  • 2-Nov Ahmed Mohamed, Research Student, Dr. JaiPil Choi's Lab, Department of Chemistry, "Exploring Amide-Pi Interactions Using Noncovalent Inhibitors of      CTX-M Beta-Lactamases" 
  • 2-Nov Lemuel Rivera, Research Student, Dr. Joy Goto's Lab, Department of Chemistry, "The Role of L-Serine and BMAA on the Circadian Rhythm of Drosophila Melanogaster (Fruit Flies)"
  • 2-Nov Quang Le, Graduate Student, Dr. Hubert Muchalski's Lab, Department of Chemistry, "Synthesis of Stabilized Sulfenic Acids" Thesis Defense 
  • 9-Nov Justin Vang, Graduate Student, Department of Chemistry, "The Influence of Artificial Sweetener on the Enzymatic Conversion of Sugars Using Real-Time NMR Spectroscopy" 
  • 9-Nov Carly Robinson, Research Student, Dr. Kalyani Maitra's Lab, Department of Chemistry, "Detection of Hydrophobic Side Chain  Interactions Among Similar Tripeptides"
  • 16-Nov Dr. John Arnold, Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley and Chemical Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, "New Reactivity with Electropositive Metals Engendered by Unusual Ligands"