Chemistry Seminar Series 2013 - 2014
"An Intro to Career Services"
Tuesday,, September 24, 2013 at 11:00 a.m., Burns Lecture Hall (JSD)
Katie Purvis-Roberts, Keck Science Department
"Alphatic Amines as a Component of Particulate Matter Air Pollution"
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 11:00 a.m., Burns Lecture Hall (KGI)
Grace Credo, Intel
"Chemistry at the Interface: Opportunities Where Biology Meets Silicon"
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 11:00 a.m., Shanahan TLB B480 (HMC)
Thomas J. Lane, Stanford University
"Pleasing Boltzmann: Why Static Structures of Proteins and Nucleic Acids Aren't Enough and What We Can Do About It"
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 11:00 a.m., Seaver North Auditorium (Pomona)
Tom Miller, Caltech
"Quantum Dynamics from Classical Trajectories: New Approaches to Simulating Biological and Molecular Catalysts"
Thursday, Oct. 29, 2013 at 11:00 a.m., Shanahan TLB B480 (HMC)
Floyd Romesberg, Scripps Research Institute
"Expansion of the Genetic Alphabet"
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 11:00 a.m., Burns Lecture Hall (JSD)
Timothy Clark, University of San Diego
"Substrate-Directed C-H Borylation of Substituted Arenes"
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 11:00 a.m., Shanahan TLB B480 (HMC)
Matt Bush, University of Washington
"Native Mass Spectrometry: Ionization, Ion Mobility, and the Mammalian Circadian Clock"
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 11:00 a.m., Burns Lecture Hall (JSD)
Korin Wheeler, Santa Clara University
"Evaluation of Adventitious Surface Modifications in the Environmental Fate and Reactivity of Nanomaterials"
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 11:00 a.m., Seaver North Auditorium
Ron Zuckermann, Lawrence Berkeley National Labs
Materials, Chemical Biology
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 11:00 a.m., Burns Lecture Hall (JSD)
Ryan Shenvi, Scripps Research Institute
"Chemical Synthesis of Secondary Metabolites"
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 11:00 a.m., Burns Lecture Hall (JSD)
Robbins Lecture Series
March 3-4, 2014
"Biomaterials and How They Will Change Our Lives"
Robert Langer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Seaver North Auditorium (Pomona)
"Biomaterials and Biotechnology: From the Discovery of Angiogenesis Inhibitors for Treating Cancer to the Development of Drug Delivery Systems"
Monday, March 3 at 8:00 p.m., Seaver North Auditorium
Tuesday, March 4 at 11:00 a.m., Seaver North Auditoirum
"Creating and Implementing Breakthrough Technologies"
Tuesday, March 4 at 4:30 p.m., Seaver North Auditorium
Jeff Cannon, California Institute of Technology
Tuesday, March 11, 2013 at 11:00 a.m., Shanahan TLB B480
Andrew Udit, Occidental College
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 11:00 a.m., Burns Lecture Hall (JSD)
Jose Andres, ThinkFoodGroup
The location for Pomona seminars is Seaver Auditorium. The location for Harvey Mudd seminars is Shanahan TLB B480. The location for Joint Sciences seminars is the Burns Lecture Hall.
Students interested in having lunch with the seminar speakers should consult with the seminar coordinator of the hosting college: