Seminars

All seminars take place on Tuesday in D'Ambra Auditorium in the Life Sciences Research Building unless otherwise noted. Light refreshments are served fifteen minutes prior to the seminar.

Seminar Schedule
 

Tuesday, September 7, 2021, 10:30 am

Virtual Seminar
"Of Centrosomes and Kinetochores: Mechanism(s) of Mitotic Spindle Assembly"
Dr. Alexey Khodjakov, NY Department of Health, Wadsworth Center

 

Monday, September 13, 2021, 1:30 pm

Virtual Seminar
"Sixty Years of Studying Sulphur"
Dr. Eric Block, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, The University at Albany, SUNY

 

Tuesday, September 14, 2021, 10:30 am

Virtual Seminar
"Accuracy,  Uncertainty, Inspectability: The Benefits of Compositionally-Restricted Attention-Based Networks"
Dr. Taylor Sparks, Materials Science and Engineering, The University of Utah

 

Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 10:30 am

Virtual Seminar
"Chemically Modified Guides and Donors for Precision Genome Editing"
Dr. Jonathan Watts, Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, University of Massachusetts Medical School

 

Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 10:30 am

Virtual Seminar
"Function and Reactivity-Guided Designs of Biopolymers and Biomaterials"
Dr. Enver Izgu, Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Rutgers University

 

Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 10:30 am

Virtual Seminar
"Methods for Iterative Group Transfer from Nitrogen and Amine-Templates for the Synthesis of Complex Molecules"
Dr. Andrew Roberts, Department of Chemistry, University of Utah

 

Tuesday, October 19, 2021, 10:30 am

Virtual Seminar
"Methods for Iterative Group Transfer from Nitrogen and Amine-Templates for the Synthesis of Complex Molecules"
Dr. Scott Tenenbaum, NanoBioscience, SUNY Polytechnic Institute

 

Tuesday, October 26, 2021, 10:30 am

Virtual Seminar
"Nanoporous Materials without a Framework"
Dr. Neil McKeown, Chair, Department of Chemistry, University of Edinburgh

 

Tuesday, November 9, 2021, 10:30 am

Virtual Seminar
"Signaling through Hydrogen Sulfide"
Dr. Ruma Banerjee, Department of Biological Chemistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

 

Tuesday, November 16, 2021, 10:30 am

Virtual Seminar
"Synthesis of Arimetamycin and Novel Anthracycline Hybrids"
Dr. Steven Townsend, Department of Chemistry, Vanderbilt University