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Seminars Fall 2007

All the seminars are at 4:45 pm in the Mellon Institute Conference Room, unless otherwise noted. Refreshments are served 15 minutes before the seminar begins.

Thursday, September 6, 2007

Angela Winstead, Morgan State University

Microwave Synthesis of Heptamethine Cyanine Dyes

Host: Newell Washburn

Thursday, September 20, 2007

R. Lee Penn, University of Minnesota

Chemical, Physical, and Structural Properties of Iron-Oxide Nanoparticles

Host: Catalina Achim

Thursday, September 27, 2007

Geoffrey Cordell, University of Illinois, Chicago

Natural Products in a World Out-of-Balance: Implications for Global Health Care

Host: Roberto Gil

Thursday, October 4, 2007

Boris Akhremitchev, Duke University

Hydrophobic interactions at a single molecule level studied by force spectroscopy

Host: Maria Kurnikova

Tuesday, October 9, 2007

Mario Leclerc, Université Laval

Conjugated Polymers: From Micro-Electronics to Genomics

Host: Rick McCullough

Thursday, October 11, 2007

David Weliky, University of Michigan

NMR and Biophysical Studies of Viral Fusion Peptides and Proteins

Host: Stephanie Tristram-Nagle

Thursday, October 18, 2007

Valeria Kleiman, University of Florida

Vectorial Energy Transfer in Conjugated Systems

Host: Bruce Armitage


Kathryn Uhrich, Rutgers University

Designing Polymers for Biomedical Applications

Host: Newell Washburn

Thursday, November 1, 2007

Normand Mousseau, University of Montreal

Numerical Characterization of the Early Steps of Aggregation

Host: Maria Kurnikova

Thursday, November 8, 2007

R.H. Holm, Harvard University

Biomimetic Chemistry of Molybdenum and Tungsten: What Can Be Learned

Host: Catalina Achim

Past Seminars

Other seminars in the Mellon College of Science