Chemistry Seminars Fall 2015

Department of Chemistry Seminars Fall Semester 2015
Venue: CHEM 101 - 901 14th Street South at 11:00 A.M.
Date   
Day   Speaker Talk Title
August 24 - classes start  
9/10  Thu     Reza A. Ghiladi, PhD, Department of Chemistry, North Carolina State University                                                                    - The Role of Porphyrins in Biology: From Protein Biochemistry to Antimicrobial Materials                                                                   
9/17  Thu   Norbert J. Pienta, PhD, Department of Chemistry, University of Georgia

- Using Technology to Study Student Problem Solving
9/24  Thu   Daniel A. Savin, PhD, Department of Chemistry, University of Florida

- Bottom-up Design in Responsive Polypeptide-based Block Polymer Assemblies
10/01  Thu   Igor Alabugin, PhD, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Florida State University

-TBA
10/08  Thu   David M. Lynn, PhD, Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison

- Design of Soft Material Interfaces: From 'Conventional' to 'Covalent' Assembly
10/15  Thu   Elfi Kraka, PhD, Department of Chemistry, Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, Southern Methodist University, Dallas,TX

- TBA

10/22  Thu   R. Karl Dieter, PhD, Department of Chemistry, Clemson University - Synthetic Methods:  Serendipity and Design


10/29  Thu   John Pascal, PhD, University of Montreal, Canada - Regulation of Poly(ADP-ribose) Polymerases during the Cellular Response to DNA damage

11/12  Thu   Miranda Trentle, Graduate Student, Department of Chemistry, UAB

- TBA
11/19  Thu   James Shorter, PhD, University of Pennsylvania

- Protein Disaggregases to Counter Human Disease
December 11 - classes end  

UAB Student Is Named Ambassador for German Academic Exchange Service

 

ottenfeld student

Elise Ottenfeld fell in love with Germany during a recent internship there, and now the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) senior chemistry major will serve as an ambassador, promoting scholarship and student-exchange opportunities for Germany.

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