Chemistry Seminar Series
Unless otherwise noted, all seminars are on Tuesdays at 4:30 in Brown Auditorium, Hale Laboratory, unless otherwise states. Refreshments served ahead of time.
September 7, 1:15 p.m.
Sarah Reisman '01, California Institute of Technology
"Natural Product Total Synthesis: A Driving Force for the Discovery of New Chemical Reactions"
Erika Taylor, Wesleyan University
“Heptosyltransferase I: Exploring Function and Dynamics to Create Better Inhibitors for GT-B Enzymes”
Kenneth Takeuchi, SUNY Stony Brook
“Energy Storage: Basic Research vs. Optimization”
David Spiegel, Yale University
“Using Small Molecules to Engineer and Explore Human Immunity”
Erin Duffy, Rib-X Pharmaceuticals
“Efficient Drug Lead Discovery and Optimization”
Kari Young, Yale University
“Make Like a Leaf: Manganese Water-Oxidation Catalysis for Solar Fuels”
David Lewis, Connecticut College
“Exploring the Complex Dynamics of Cyclopropane Thermal Isomerizations and Fragmentations”
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