Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Final Public Oral Examination for the Degree of Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with Departmental Honors/Master of Science in Chemistry
ATTACK: Synthesis of a Novel Targetable Potassium-sensing Fluoroionophore
Location: Mellon Institute Room 448
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Matthew Becker, The University of Akron
Functional Polymers that Enable Post Printing Derivatization of 3D Scaffolds with Bioactive Groups
Location: Mellon Institute Conference Room
Host: Stefanie Sydlik
Researchers, including Michael Bockstaller and Krzysztof Matyjaszewski, have harnessed the intrinsic organizational properties of polymeric tethers to program nanoparticles to self-assemble into a variety of micron-sized domain structures in a reversible way.
Alumnus Daniel Siegwart and his team of researchers at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center have developed synthetic polymers that can attack lung cancer cells without affecting healthy cells.
Kedar Perkins, 3rd year student in the Washburn group, received the ACS Graduate Student Exchange Award at NOBCChE in Raleigh
Chemistry professors Neil Donahue, Rongchao Jin and Krzysztof Matyjaszewski are among the world’s most highly cited researchers in science, according to Thomson-Reuters.