Monday, Sep 17
3:30 pm - 4:20 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Biochemistry Seminar
"Exploring the Activity of the SidE Ubiquitin Ligases" by Kedar Puvar  (Graduate Student, Purdue University).
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Thesis Interview - Professor Sabre Kais
"Quantum Information and Quantum Computing" by Professor Sabre Kais.
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Thesis Interview - Professor Chitta Das
"Chemical Biology, Biotechnology and Structural Enzymology Research in Das Lab" by Professor Chitta Das.
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Thesis Interview - Professor Suzanne Bart
"Research in the Bart Laboratory: Organometallic Chemistry at the Edge of the Periodic Table" by Professor Suzanne Bart.
Tuesday, Sep 18
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Inorganic Seminar
“Synthetic Strategies to Optimize Photophysical and Photoredox Properties of Organometallic Complexes”  by Professor Thomas Teets (University of Houston).
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Room: WTHR 320
Analytical Seminar
No Analytical Seminar on Tuesday. See Special Analytical Seminar on Thursday, Sept. 20th, 4:30.
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Room: WTHR 104
Organic Seminar
"Developing New Transformations for Organic Synthesis and Material Science"  by Professor Javier Read de Alaniz (Professor and Associate Director of the California Nanosystems Institute, University of California Santa Barbara).
Wednesday, Sep 19
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Physical Chemistry Seminar
"Tapping Plant Chemodiversity without Taxing Nature" by Professor Jing-Ke Weng (MIT).
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Room: WALC 1132
Special Event - Sigma Xi Distinguished Lecture
"Climate Change, Crud... and Crises?"
by Professor Barbara J. Finlayson-Pitts (Dept. of Chemistry, University California Irvine).
Reception immediately following in the ME Atrium
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Chemical Education Seminar
"Green Chemistry Education: Preparing Next Generation Chemists to Practice Sustainability through Chemistry"  by Dr. Amy Cannon (Beyond Benign).
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Thesis Interview - Professor Paul Wenthold
"Practical Applications from Fundamental Studies of Physical Organic Chemistry using Mass Spectrometry" by Professor Paul Wenthold.
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Thesis Interview - Professor Alex Wei
"Interdisciplinary Research in Materials and Organic Chemistry: How to Design Low-cost Sensors, Sustainable Materials, and Vehicles for Targeted Drug Delivery" by Professor Alex Wei.
Thursday, Sep 20
3:45 pm - 5:30 pm
Room: WTHR 104
Special Analytical Seminar
Materials Chemistry Colloquium
3:45 Reception in BRWN 4102
4:30 Colloquium in WTHR 104
"Mass Spectrometry in the Cold: Shedding Light on Arctic Halogen Photochemistry"
  by Professor Kerri Pratt (University of Michigan).
Friday, Sep 21
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Thesis Interview - Professor Shelley Claridge
"Transforming the Cell Membrane to Template Interfaces for Nanoscale Devices" by Professor Shelley Claridge.
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Thesis Interview - Professor Herman Sintim
"Synthesis of Anticancer and Antibacterial Agents" by Professor Herman Sintim.
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Room: BRWN 4102
Thesis Interview - Professor Dave Thompson
"Organic Synthesis & Biomaterials Development Directed Toward Unmet Medical Challenges" by Professor Dave Thompson.