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  • Friday, January 21, 2011 - 9:00am, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    Solid state NMR method development and study of biological and biomimetic nanocomposites
    Yanyan Hu
    Schmidt-Rohr group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Schmidt-Rohr)
  • Friday, February 11, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Electrochemical Synthesis of Inorganic Electrodes with Controlled Morphologies for Use in Solar Energy Conversion
    Purdue University
    (Sadow)
  • Friday, February 18, 2011 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman
    Coherent Raman Microscopy: Label-Free Molecular Imaging
    Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University
    (Gordon)
  • Friday, February 25, 2011 - 8:00am, 1651 Gilman Hall
    TBA
    Chemistry Open House
  • Wednesday, March 2, 2011 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Bismuth Oxyiodides: The Next Generation of Visible Light Photocatalysts
    Deborah Lipman Chernyshov
    Jenks Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Sadow)
  • Friday, March 4, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    The Hydrogen Economy: Are We There Yet?
    Department of Chemistry, University of Washington
    (Bakac)
  • Friday, March 4, 2011 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    The Ideal Electronic Atom
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Calvin College
    (Gordon)
  • Wednesday, March 9, 2011 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall, Cotton-Uphaus Competition
    TBA
    Finalists
    Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Windus)
  • Friday, March 11, 2011 - 8:00am, 1651 Gilman Hall
    TBA
    Chemistry Open House
  • Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 8:00pm, Sun Room at the Memorial Union, Iowa State Presidential Lecture in Chemistry Series
    A Lifetime of Chemistry: Reflections of a Nobel Laureate
    Department of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Wednesday, March 23, 2011 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Recent Advances in Alkene Metathesis by Molybdenum and Tungsten Catalysts
    Department of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Department of Chemistry
  • Friday, March 25, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    A Role for Silicates in Sugar Synthesis
    Research Professor of Chemistry, Trinity University, and Clare Hamilton Hall Professor of Chemistry Emeritus, Northwestern University
    (Zhao)
  • Friday, March 25, 2011 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Three Short Stories About Gold Nanorods
    Department of Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    (Smith)
  • Friday, April 1, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Exploring the Chemical Reactivity of Polar Intermetallics And Zintl Phases: Novel Routes to Metastable Materials
    University of Houston
    (Corbett)
  • Friday, April 1, 2011 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Insights In Controlling Reactivity From Atomic Level Characterization of Surfaces and Interfaces
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Princeton University
    (Thiel)
  • Monday, April 4, 2011 - 2:10pm, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    Solid-state NMR studies of the structure and dynamics of the influenza AM2 transmembrane domain in lipid bilayers
    Fanghao Hu
    Hong Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Hong)
  • Wednesday, April 6, 2011 - 2:10pm, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    Mesoporous silica nanoparticles as smart and safe devices for regulating blood biomolecule levels
    Yannan Zhao
    Trewyn Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Trewyn)
  • Wednesday, April 6, 2011 - 4:00pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Exploiting the Kubas Interaction in Hydrogen Storage
    Sustainable Environment Research Center, University of Glamorgan, United Kingdom
    (Sadow)
  • Wednesday, April 6, 2011 - 4:10pm, 2140 Hach Hall, Final Defense
    Iodine doped titanium dioxide: A case study of catalytic activity based on annealing conditions
    Deb Lipman Chernyshov
    Jenks Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Jenks)
  • Thursday, April 7, 2011 - 10:00am, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    Lead compounds from nature: Synthesis of natural xanthones and chroman aldehydes that inhibit HIV-1
    John Mengwasser
    Kraus Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Kraus)
  • Friday, April 8, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Metal-organic Frameworks and Porous Organic Polymers As Versatile Platforms For The Deployment Of Homogeneous Catalysts
    Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University
    (Pohl)
  • Friday, April 8, 2011 - 2:10pm, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    The study of solvophobically driven folding of amphiphilic cholate oligomers under various circumstances and their applications as catalysts and molecular transporters
    Hongkwan Cho
    Yan Zhao Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Zhao)
  • Monday, April 11, 2011 - 2:10pm, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    Treating multiple personality disorders in chemical systems
    Luke Roskop
    Gordon Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Gordon)
  • Tuesday, April 12, 2011 - 3:10pm, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    Feet on the potential energy surface, head in the pi clouds
    Tony (Quentin) Smith
    Gordon Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Gordon)
  • Wednesday, April 13, 2011 - 9:00am, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    Co-delivery of luciferase and luciferin by mesoporous silica nanoparticles for intracellular catalysis
    Xiaoxing Sun
    Trewyn Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Trewyn)
  • Wednesday, April 13, 2011 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Effects of Coordinating Anions and pH on Fenton Reaction
    Hajem Bataineh
    Bakac Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
  • Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall, ACS Seminar and Workshop
    Nontraditional Careers for Chemists
    Fran Kravitz
    Chicago Section of the American Chemical Society
    (Burnett)
  • Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 6:00pm, 1352 Gilman Hall, ACS Seminar and Workshop
    Managing an Effective Job Search: Planning Your Job Search
    Fran Kravitz
    Chicago Section of the American Chemical Society
    (Burnett)
  • Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 7:30pm, 1352 Gilman Hall, ACS Seminar and Workshop
    Managing an Effective Job Search: Preparing a Resume
    Fran Kravitz
    Chicago Section of the American Chemical Society
    (Burnett)
  • Thursday, April 14, 2011 - 9:00pm, 1352 Gilman Hall, ACS Seminar and Workshop
    Managing an Effective Job Search: Effective Interviewing
    Fran Kravitz
    Chicago Section of the American Chemical Society
    (Burnett)
  • Friday, April 15, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Versatile Vanadium: Coordinating Complexes in Materials and Biology
    Department of Chemistry, Illinois State University
    (Brgoch, Younger Chemists Committee/ACS)
  • Friday, April 15, 2011 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman
    Quasicrystals: Perfect Crystals Violating Dalton's Law of Multiple Proportions (or Carrying Coals to Newcastle)
    University of South Florida
    (Thiel)
  • Friday, April 15, 2011 - 3:10pm, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    Gram-scale Synthesis of Monosaccharide Building Blocks for Beta Glucans and Automated Solution-Phase Synthesis of A Disaccharide Library
    Xin Liu
    Pohl Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
  • Wednesday, April 20, 2011 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Indirectly Detected Heteronuclear Chemical Shift Correlation NMR Spectroscopy in Solids Under Fast MAS
    Pruski Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
  • Friday, April 22, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Trends in NSF-Catalyzed Developments in Undergraduate Chemistry Education, 1990-2011
    Program Director, NSF
    (Caruthers)
  • Friday, April 22, 2011 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman
    Making the Analogy Between Molecular Chemical Physics and Cellular Biology
    Department of Biological Sciences, Virginia Tech
    (Song)
  • Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 10:00am, 301B Spedding, Final Defense
    Extraction of an Effective Pairwise Potential for Amino Acids
    Jie Luo
    Song Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Song)
  • Wednesday, April 27, 2011 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Cross Linking Mass Spectrometry for Identification of Protein-Saccharide Specific Interactions
    Randy Benedict
    Pohl Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
  • Friday, April 29, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman
    Adventures in Crystal Growth of Intermetallics: Challenges and Opportunities
    Louisiana State University
    (Vela)
  • Friday, April 29, 2011 - 1:10pm, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    No correlated electron left behind
    Sarom Sok
    Gordon Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Gordon)
  • Friday, April 29, 2011 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall, Fassel Lecture
    Life At The Single Molecule Level
    Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University
    (Fang)
  • Monday, May 9, 2011 - 10:00am, 301B Spedding Hall, Final Defense
    Stoichiometric and catalytic reactivity of tris(oxazolinyl)borate main group metal compounds
    James Dunne
    Sadow Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Sadow)
  • Friday, May 13, 2011 - 1:00pm, 1352 Gilman Hall, Larock Retirement Symposium
    None
    Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
  • Friday, August 12, 2011 - 11:00am, 1221 Hach Hall, Final Defense
    Synthetic Methodologies for Medicinally-Relevant Nitrogen-Containing Heterocycles via Aryne Annulation
    Larock group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Larock)
  • Friday, August 26, 2011 - 2:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall, Convocation
    Chemical Utility of Phosphorus and Aluminum in Constrained Environments: Some Recent Advances
    Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
  • Friday, September 2, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman
    Protein Recognition of Bacterial Glycans Containing Furanose Residues
    Department of Chemistry, The University of Alberta
    (Pohl)
  • Friday, September 2, 2011 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman
    Teaching Old Polymers New Tricks: Novel Conjugated Materials Based On Benzobisazoles
    Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
  • Thursday, September 8, 2011 - 10:00am, 1651 GIlman Hall, Final Defense
    Investigation of antimicrobial peptides in lipid membrane by solid-state NMR
    Hong Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Hong)
  • Friday, September 9, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Chemical Frustration in Complex Intermetallic Phases
    Department of Chemistry, University of Wisconsin, Madison
    (Corbett)
  • Friday, September 9, 2011 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman
    Chemical Strategies in Nanoscience
    Department of Chemistry, SUNY Stony Brook and Brookhaven National Laboratory
    (Vela)
  • Friday, September 16, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    New Strategies for Rare Earths Separations Based on Oxidation Chemistry
    Department of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania
    (Johnson)
  • Wednesday, September 21, 2011 - 9:00am, 205 TASF, Final Defense
    Self-healing polymers - On the importance of choosing an adequate healing monomer
    Jefferies-EL Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Jeffries-EL)
  • Friday, September 30, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Chemical Catalysis for Sustainable Energy and the Environment
    Department of Chemistry, Purdue University
    (Woo)
  • Friday, October 7, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman
    Activation of Small Molecules by Rhenium Diamido Amine (Damm) and Diamido Pyridine (DAP) Complexes
    Department of Chemistry, North Carolina State University
    (Sadow)
  • Friday, October 7, 2011 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman
    GUMBOS: A New Breed of Tunable Materials
    Department of Chemistry, Louisiana State University
    (Fang)
  • Tuesday, October 11, 2011 - 3:10pm, 1651 Gilman Hall, Final Defense
    Biorenewable Polymeric Materials from Vegetable Oils
    Larock Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
  • Wednesday, October 12, 2011 - 2:10pm, 2205 Gilman Hall, Final Defense
    Natural oil-based composites reinforced with natural fillers, and conjugation/isomerization of carbon-carbon double bonds
    Larock Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Larock)
  • Friday, October 14, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Activation and Multiple Bond Cleavage of Small Molecules by Early Transition Metals: New Catalysts for Green Chemistry
    Department of Chemistry, University of Maryland
    (Bakac)
  • Friday, October 14, 2011 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Progress and Challenges in NMR Studies of Quadrupolar Nuclei in Solids
    Department of Chemistry, University of Alberta
    (Pruski)
  • Friday, October 21, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Nonlinear Laser Wave-Mixing Spectroscopy for Parts-Per-Quadrillion-Level Detection of Isotopes and Chem/Bio Agents
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, San Diego State University
    (Fang)
  • Friday, October 21, 2011 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman
    Surface Chemistry of Particles in the Atmosphere: From Fundamental Molecular Processes to Global Impacts
    Department of Chemistry, The University of Iowa
    (Windus)
  • Monday, October 24, 2011 - 4:10pm, 5 Physics
    Structure and Mechanism of Bacterial Protein Machines That Mediate Heavy-Metal Resistance
    Department of Chemistry & Department of Physics & Astronomy, Iowa State University
  • Friday, October 28, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Synthesis, Reactivity and Bonding in Uranium(IV-VI) Mono- and Bis-imido Complexes
    Los Alamos National Laboratory
    (Sadow)
  • Friday, November 4, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Controlling Magnetic Bistability in Solid State and Molecular Materials: Itinerant Magnets and Spin-Crossover Complexes
    Department of Chemistry, Florida State University
    (Miller)
  • Friday, November 4, 2011 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Deciphering Protein Structures and Folding Mechanisms by Electrospray Mass Spectrometry
    Department of Chemistry / Department of Biochemistry, The University of Western Ontario
    (Lee)
  • Monday, November 7, 2011 - 2:10pm, 205 TASF, Final Defense
    Laser-ablation-inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry: examinations of the origins of polyatomic ions
    Houk Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Houk)
  • Tuesday, November 8, 2011 - 1:10pm, 2140 Hach Hall, Final Defense
    Bulk gold catalyzed oxidation reactions of amines and isocyanides and iron porphyrin catalyzed N-H bond insertion/cyclization reactions of diamines and aminoalcohols
    Erik Klobukowski
    Woo Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Woo)
  • Tuesday, November 8, 2011 - 3:10pm, 3140 Hach Hall, Chemistry Education Research Seminar
    Detecting and Measuring Biochemistry Students' Understandings of Enzyme-Substrate Interactions
    Miami University (OH)
    (Holme)
  • Friday, November 11, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman
    Synthetic Design Tools for Complex Inorganic Solids and Nanostructures
    Department of Chemistry, Penn State
    (Brgoch)
  • Monday, November 21, 2011 - 9:00am, 1652 Gilman Hall, Final Defense
    Chemistry from Nature: From Natural Products to Biorenewables.
    Sean Riley
    Kraus Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
    (Kraus)
  • Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 4:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    Catalytic and Stoichiometric Reactivity of Monomeric Zinc Complexes Derived from Oxazoline Based Ligands
    Sadow Group, Department of Chemistry, Iowa State University
  • Friday, December 2, 2011 - 1:10pm, 1352 Gilman
    Catalytic Transformations of Allylic and Glycosyl Imidates. Application to the Synthesis of Bioactive Carbohydrates
    Department of Chemistry, University of Iowa
    (Pohl)
  • Friday, December 2, 2011 - 3:10pm, 1352 Gilman Hall
    The Role of Synthetic Levers for Control of Phase, Size and Morphology in Nanoscale Transition Metal Pnictides: Consequences for Magnetic Properties
    Department of Chemistry, Wayne State University
    (Miller)
  • Tuesday, December 6, 2011 - 4:10pm, 1002 Gilman Hall, Organic Reactions Lectureship Series
    New Copper Catalyzed Reactions
    Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
    (Pohl)