The Department of Chemistry's seminars will be held in CHEM 101, 901 14th Street South, at 11:00 a.m., unless otherwise noted.


Fall 2017 Seminars


September 7

11:00 a.m. - Noon in CHEM 101
Claire M. Filloux, PhD, Dept of Chemistry, UC Davis, Davis, CA
Cognitive Load and Organic Chemistry Symbolism: The Underestimated Burden of Representational Translation

September 14

11:00 a.m. - Noon in CHEM 101
Sebyung Kang, PhD, Dept of Biological Sciences, Ulsan Natl Inst of Sci and Tech, South Korea
Developing protein-based versatile biomedical tools for effective diagnosis and therapy

October 17

11:00 a.m. - Noon in CHEM 101
Samuel J. Ferran - Graduate Student, Department of Chemistry, UA
Gallium-68 and Its Chelators

October 26

11:00 a.m. - Noon in CHEM 101
Zhengrong Cui, PhD, the University of Texas College of Pharmacy
Mechanisms of overcoming tumor cell resistance to nucleoside analogues through nanotechnology

October 31

11:00 a.m. – Noon in CHEM 320
Final Defense of the Doctorate
Brenna A. Tucker, Graduate Student, Department of Chemistry, UAB
Encapsulation and Controlled Release of Nucleic Acids: Effect Upon Structure

November 28

11:00 a.m. – Noon in CHEM 101
Parvaneh Ahmadvand, Graduate Student, Department of Chemistry, UAB
Regioselectivity of drug metabolism by enzymes

November 30

11:00 a.m. - Noon in CHEM 101
Anne E. V. Gorden, PhD, Dept of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Auburn University
Taking advantage of the Chemistry of the Heterocycles in Sensors and Catalysis

December 7

11:00 a.m. – Noon in CHEM 101
Kannatassen “Krishen” Appavoo, PhD, Department of Physics, UAB
Tailoring light-matter interaction for optoelectronics and energy-conversion technologies