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  • Friday, January 22, 2010 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Chemical Insights from Molecular Force Probes
    Department of Chemistry, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
    (Zhao)
  • Friday, January 29, 2010 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Bioinspired Ligand Systems for Small Molecule Binding and Activation
    Department of Chemistry, Emory University
    (Sadow)
  • Friday, February 12, 2010 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    N-Heterocyclic Carbenes: New Applications in Catalysis and Polymer Chemistry
    Department of Chemistry, University of Texas at Austin
    (Jeffries-EL)
  • Thursday, February 18, 2010 - 2:10pm, 1652 Gilman Hall
    Managing an Effective Job Search: Targeting the Job Market
    Balbes Consultants
    (Burnett)
  • Thursday, February 18, 2010 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Careers for Chemists - Traditional and Non-
    Balbas Consulting
    (Burnett)
  • Thursday, February 18, 2010 - 6:00pm, 0005 Physics Hall
    Managing an Effective Job Search: Resume Preparation for Chemical Professionals
    Balbas Consulting
    (Burnett)
  • Thursday, February 18, 2010 - 7:45pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Managing an Effective Job Search: Effective Interviewing
    Balbas Consulting
    (Burnett)
  • Friday, February 19, 2010 - 10:30am, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    Characterizations of Fuel Cell Membrane by Solid State NMR
    Xueqian (Sean) Kong
    Schmidt-Rohr group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Schmidt-Rohr)
  • Friday, February 26, 2010 - 10:00am, 1651 Gilman Hall
    TBA
    OPEN HOUSE I
    Iowa State University
  • Friday, March 5, 2010 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Complex Natural Products as a Driving Force for Discovery in Organic Chemistry
    California Institute of Technology
    (Larock)
  • Wednesday, March 10, 2010 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Intramolecular Transformation of a Hydroperoxochromium(III) Complex to Chromium(V)
    Jack Carraher
    Bakac group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Sadow)
  • Thursday, March 11, 2010 - 4:10pm, 301B Spedding Hall, Coover Lecture
    Quantum Mechanical Material Simulations at the Mesoscale: Physics, Algorithms, and Applications
    The Arthur W. Marks '19 Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University
    (Miller)
  • Friday, March 12, 2010 - 10:00am, 1651 Gilman
    TBA
    OPEN HOUSE II
    Iowa State University
  • Tuesday, March 30, 2010 - 1:10pm, 301B Spedding, Final Defense
    Development and application of QM/EFP method to study solvation effects
    Pooja Arora
    Gordon Group ISU Department of Chemistry
  • TBA
    Department of Chemistry, Columbia University
    (Chen)
  • Wednesday, March 31, 2010 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall, Cotton-Uphaus Competition
    Finalists
    Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Windus)
  • Thursday, April 1, 2010 - 9:00am, 205 TASF, Final Defense
    Magnetic nanoparticles for applications in oscillating magnetic field
    Lin Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Lin)
  • Friday, April 2, 2010 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Synthesis of the Schweinfurthins: A Path to the 17th Target?
    Department of Chemistry, University of Iowa
    (Verkade)
  • Friday, April 2, 2010 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall, V.A. Fassel Lecture in Analytical Chemistry
    Tissue Imaging and Single Cell Analysis by LAESI Mass Spectrometry
    Department of Chemistry George Washington University
    (Lee)
  • Monday, April 5, 2010 - 9:00am, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    Mesoporous metal oxide materials for catalysis and biotechnology application
    Lin Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Lin)
  • Tuesday, April 6, 2010 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Going Nonlinear to Study the Structure and Dynamics of Molecular Assembly at Complex Interfaces
    Richard M. and Patricia H. Noyes Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Oregon
    (Gordon/Jeffries-EL)
  • Wednesday, April 7, 2010 - 8:00pm, Sun Room, Memorial Union, Iowa State Presidential Lecture in Chemistry Series
    At the Water's Edge: Understanding Environmentally Important Processes at Liquid Surfaces
    Richard M. and Patricia H. Noyes Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Oregon
    (Gordon & Jeffries-EL)
  • Thursday, April 8, 2010 - 8:30pm, 1352 Gilman Hall, Gilman Lecture
    Chemistry on the Brain: Understanding the Nicotine Receptor
    California Institute of Technology
    (Pohl)
  • Friday, April 9, 2010 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Sugars, Multivalent Transmembrane Proteins, and Other Beasts
    University of Iowa
  • Friday, April 9, 2010 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Calculations of Protein-Protein Interactions
    Bongkeun Kim
    Song group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
  • Wednesday, April 14, 2010 - 1:10pm, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    Determination of saccharides and ethanol from biomass conversion using Raman spectroscopy: effects of pretreatment and enzyme composition
    Smith group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Smith)
  • Wednesday, April 14, 2010 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Carbene Transfer Reactions using Iridium(III) Porphyrin Catalysts
    BJ Anding
    Woo group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    ((Sadow))
  • Friday, April 23, 2010 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    New Bench-Top Chemical Methods for the Synthesis of Functional Inorganic Nanocrystals
    University of Southern California
    (Sadow)
  • Friday, April 30, 2010 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Creating effective support-activators for olefin polymerization catalysts: Boranes, alkylaluminums and beyond
    UC Santa Barbara
    (Sadow)
  • Wednesday, May 5, 2010 - 10:00am, 301 B Spedding, Final Defense
    Calculations of protein-protein interactions with the Fast Multipole Method
    Bongkeun Kim
    Song group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Song)
  • Friday, May 7, 2010 - 1:10pm, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    Extending the Frontiers of Mass Spectrometric Instrumentation and Methods
    Gregg Schieffer
    Houk group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Houk)
  • Friday, June 11, 2010 - 10:00am, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    Investigations into the Origins of Polyatomic Ions in Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry
    Houk Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Houk)
  • Monday, June 28, 2010 - 10:00am, 1810 Gilman Hall, Final Defense
    Synthesis of Heterocycles: Versatile Aryne Annulations via Michael Addition, [3+2] Cycloaddition, and Palladium Catalysis
    Chun Lu
    Larock Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Larock)
  • Friday, July 16, 2010 - 1:10pm, 205 TASF, Final Defense
    Investigations of the mechanism of retention of electrochemically modulated liquid chromatography
    Gloria Pimienta
    Houk/Porter Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Houk)
  • Tuesday, August 17, 2010 - 10:00am, 205 TASF, Final Defense
    Synthesis of chrysosplenol B, chrysosplenol D, and their analogs and synthesis of 3-(carboxymethylthio)-picolinic acid and its analog
    Joyce Kang
    Kraus group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Kraus)
  • Tuesday, August 17, 2010 - 1:10pm, 205 TASF, Final Defense
    Metal thin film growth on multimetallic surfaces: From quaternary metallic glass to binary crystal
    Dapeng Jing
    Thiel Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Thiel)
  • Tuesday, August 24, 2010 - 3:10pm, 201 Spedding
    Lab on a chip: a key platform for bioanalysis and biotechnology
    Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    (Fang)
  • Friday, August 27, 2010 - 2:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall, Department of Chemistry Fall Convocation
    Atoms, Molecules and Bonds, a Multidisciplinary Journey, 400 B.C. to 2000 A.D.
    Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
  • Thursday, September 2, 2010 - 2:10pm, 205 TASF, Final Defense
    Solvation Dynamics in Protein Environments
    Sayantan Bose
    Petrich group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Petrich)
  • Friday, September 3, 2010 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Exploitation of Zintl Compounds for Energy and Biological Applications: Thermoelectrics and Multimodal Nanoparticles
    Department of Chemisty, University of California Davis
    (Vela)
  • Friday, September 10, 2010 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Molecular Heterogeneity in Self-Assembly: Is Monodispersity Necessary?
    Department of Chemistry, University of Wisconsin, Madison
    (Jeffries-EL)
  • Friday, September 10, 2010 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    How can we treat electron correlation? The post CASSCF/CASPT2 route
    Department of Chemistry, University of Minnesota
    (Gordon)
  • Tuesday, September 14, 2010 - 7:30pm, 1414 Molecular Biology Building, ACS Seminar
    Glitter as Forensic Evidence
    Robert D. Blackledge, Senior Chemist (Retired)
    Naval Criminal Investigative Service Regional Forensic Laboratory, San Diego, CA
    (Burnett)
  • Friday, September 17, 2010 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hal
    Synthesis and Reactivity of a Uranium Nitrido Complex
    Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Santa Barbara
    (Sadow)
  • Friday, September 17, 2010 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Folding-based Electrochemical Biosensors
    Department of Chemistry, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
    (Thiel)
  • Friday, September 24, 2010 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Oxazolinylborate and Dimethylsilyl-based Ligands for Organometallic Chemistry: Structures, Reactions, Mechanisms, and Catalysis
    Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
  • Tuesday, September 28, 2010 - 2:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall, SIGMA-ALDRICH
    Transferring Air-Sensitive Reagents
    Scott Batcheller, Ph.D.
    Sigma-Aldrich
  • Wednesday, September 29, 2010 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    TBA
    RWTH Aachen University, Germany
    (Miller)
  • Friday, October 1, 2010 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Structural and Mechanistic Understanding of Copper Catalyzed Atom Transfer Radical Processes in the Presence of Environmentally Benign Reducing Agents
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Duquesne University
    (Bakac)
  • Friday, October 1, 2010 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Making and Breaking Heterocycles: From Light Activated DNA Cleaving Agents to Light Emitting Diodes
    Department of Chemistry, Kansas State University
    (Jenks)
  • Tuesday, October 12, 2010 - 11:00am, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    Developing New Optical Imaging Techniques for Single Particle and Molecule Tracking in Live Cells
    Wei Sun
    Mei Hong group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Hong)
  • Tuesday, October 12, 2010 - 8:00pm, 1352 Gilman, ACS Seminar
    The Chemistry of Leadership
    Senior Scientist and Manager of the Surface Analysis Laboratory, RJ Lee Group, Inc., Monroeville, PA
    (Burnett)
  • Wednesday, October 13, 2010 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman
    New Benzobisazole-Fluorene Conjugated Polymers and Their Potential For Use In Organic Light Emitting Diodes
    Jeremy Intemann
    Jeffries-EL group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
  • Friday, October 15, 2010 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Coordination Complexes with Multiple Inorganic Functional Groups
    Department of Chemistry, University of Wisconsin, Madison
    (Sadow)
  • Friday, October 15, 2010 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Membrane Protein Solid-State NMR: Discovering the Structures and Mechanisms of Flu Proton Channels & Antimicrobial Peptides
    Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Yu)
  • Friday, October 22, 2010 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Metal-Enhanced Fluorescence: A paradigm shift in the way we both use and think about Fluorescence Spectroscopy
    University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute
    (Smith)
  • Wednesday, November 10, 2010 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Exploring the one-dimensional CdS-CdSe composition landscape: Facile synthesis of CdSexS1-x nanorods with axial anisotropy
    Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Vela)
  • Friday, November 12, 2010 - 10:00am, 1651 Gilman Hall, Final Defense
    Functionalized mesoporous silica nanoparticles for application in drug delivery and catalysis
    Wei Huang
    Trewyn Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Trewyn)
  • Tuesday, November 16, 2010 - 7:30pm, 1352 Gilman, ACS Seminar
    America's Funniest Chemical Videos: Dazzling Demos and Videotaped Bloopers
    Professor John Fortman
    Professor Emeritus, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio
    (Burnett)
  • Monday, November 22, 2010 - 10:00am, 1652 Gilman Hall, Final Defense
    Green Composites and Coatings from Agricultural Feedstocks
    Dan Pfister
    Larock group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Larock)
  • Wednesday, December 8, 2010 - 2:30pm, 1810 Gilman Hall, Final Defense
    Excited-State Intramolecular Hydrogen Atom Transfer (ESIHT) of the Medicinal Pigment Curcumin
    Ramkrishna Adhikary
    Petrich group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Petrich)