Seminars & Colloquia
Fall 2016

FALL 2016

Please note: All seminar events are held on Thursdays at 9:00 a.m. Francis Searle 1441.


Enhancing Biocatalysis and Biosensing through Control of Protein-small Molecule Interactions
September 22nd
Keith Tyo
Northwestern University

Catalysis of Energy and the Environment Mediated by Zeolites and Molecular Sieves
September 29th
Raj Gounder
Purdue University


Generating Functional Materials from Nanostructured Polymers
October 6th
Thomas Epps
University of Delaware

Student Seminar
October 13th
Jessica Perez, PhD candidate in Jewett Lab
Gary Wilk, PhD candidate in Bruan Lab

Mah Lecture- Hitting HIV where it hurts with T cells
October 20th
Arup Chakraborty
**Rational Design of Vaccines Against Highly Mutable Pathogens: Hitting HIV Where It Hurts With Antibodies
October 19th- Pancoe Auditorium, 4:30 p.m. with reception at 6:00 p.m.

Student Seminar
October 27th
Hanyu Gao, PhD candidate in Broadbelt Lab
Goliath Beniah, PhD candidate in Torkelson Lab


Understanding the Protein-Carbohydrate Recognition Mechanisms of Multimodular Enzymes
November 3rd
Christy Payne
University of Kentucky

November 10th
Yuriy Roman


The Direct Synthesis of H2O2 and Green Oxidations: Eliminating Needless Chlorine
December 1st
David Flaherty
University of Illinois

** Special date and time