Foster Colloquium Series

Spring 2019

4:00pm in 216 Natural Sciences Complex

Refreshments at 3:30pm

Friday, Feb. 1, 2019
Dr. Angel E. Garcia
Director, Center of Nonlinear Studies
Los Alamos National Laboratory
“Uncovering the Dynamics of a Molecular Switch: Atomistic Simulations of the Interaction of KRas with Membranes" 

Friday, Feb. 8, 2019
Professor Jefferson Chan
Department of Chemistry
Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
“Expanding the Chemical Tool Box for Non-invasive Imaging of Cancer”

Friday, Feb. 15, 2019
Professor Daniele Fabris
Department of Chemistry
University of Albany, SUNY
“MS-based Approaches for the Elucidation of Nucleic Acid Higher-Order Structure and Dynamics”

Friday, Feb. 22, 2019
Research and Economic Development Distinguished Lecture:
Professor Joseph M. DeSimone
Department of Chemistry
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
“Digital Manufacturing: Convergence of Hardware, Software, and Molecular Science“

Friday, March 8, 2019
Dr. Ann Richard
Research Chemist, EPA's National Center for Computational Toxicology
“EPA's Computational Toxicology Program: Innovation Powered by Chemistry”

Friday, March 15, 2019
Professor Hector D. Abruna
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology
Cornell University
“Operando Methods for the Study of Energy Materials”

Friday, March 29, 2019
Professor Deryn Fogg
Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences
University of Ottawa
“New Frontiers in Olefin Metathesis”

THURSDAY, April 4, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Dr. Allison A. Campbell
Associate Lab Director - Earth and Biological Sciences
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
“Unlocking the Science Mysteries of DOE National Laboratories”

Friday, April 12, 2019
Professor Catherine J. Murphy
Department of Chemistry
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
“Gold Nanocrystals: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Ecology”

Friday, April 19, 2019
Professor Matthew J. Allen
Department of Chemistry
Wayne State University
“Divalent Europium in Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Photoredox Catalysis”

Friday, April 26, 2019
Professor Luisa Whittaker-Brooks
Department of Chemistry
The University of Utah
“Extrinsic and Intrinsic Doping Design Principles in Organic Semiconductors”

Friday, May 3, 2019
Best PhD Dissertation (2018)
Department of Chemistry
University at Buffalo, SUNY

Friday, May 10, 2019
11th Annual Howard Tieckelmann Lecture Series