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All the seminars are at 4:45 pm in the Mellon Institute Conference Room, unless otherwise noted.

Tuesday, February 12, 2002
Jim Canary, New York University
Triggered Stereochemistry in Tripodal Ligand Metal Complexes
Host: Bruce Armitage

Thursday, February 14, 2002
Partha Basu, Duquesne University
Atom transfer and electron transfer reactions in oxo-molybdenum complexes: towards understanding the chemistry of nitrate reductases and related enzymes.
Host: Mike Hendrich

Thursday, February 21, 2002
Alexander Wei, Purdue University
Self-Assembly of Resorcinarene-encapsulated Nanoparticles
Host: Bruce Armitage

Thursday, February 28, 2002
Robert P. Hausinger, Michigan State University
Fe(II) and alpha-ketoglutarate-dependent hydroxylases in herbicide
metabolism, sulfonate utilization, and DNA repair

Host: Mike Hendrich

Tuesday, March 12, 2002
Joseph Dinnocenzo, University of Rochester
New Materials for Optical Information Storage
Host: Bruce Armitage

Tuesday, March 26, 2002
Professor G. D. Yadav, University of Mumbai
New Concepts in Waste Minimization and Cascade Engineering
Host: Terry Collins

Wednesday, April 10, 2002
Stanislaw Penczek, Polish Academy of Sciences
Biodegradable Polymers by Living Ring-Opening Polymerization
Host: Kris Matyjaszewski

Thursday, April 11, 2002
Sabre Kais, Purdue University
Quantum phase transitions and Stability of atomic and molecular systems
Host: David Yaron

Tuesday, April 23, 2002
William J. Brittain, The University of Akron
Synthesis and Nanomorphology of Surface-Immobilized Block Polymers

Thursday, April 25, 2002
3:00 p.m.
Patrick Holland, University of Rochester
Three-Coordinate Iron: Synthesis, Spectroscopy, and Nitrogen Fixation
Host: Eckard Munck

Tuesday, April 30, 2002
Kirk Schanze, University of Florida
Exciton Transport in Conjugated Polymers: Fundamentals and Applications in Near-IR Polymer Light Emitting Diodes
Host: Bruce Armitage

Thursday, May 2, 2002
Samuel I. Stupp, Northwestern University, Materials Science, Chemistry, and Medicine
Self Assembly and Templating of Nanomaterials
Host: Kris Matyjaszewski

Other seminars in the Mellon College of Science

Past Seminars
Fall 2001
Spring 2001
Fall 2000
Spring 2000
Fall 1999

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