Foster Colloquium Series

Fall 2022 Seminar Series

Friday, September 9, 2022

"Prodrugs for PDT-Based Combination Therapy Using a Singlet Oxygen Sensitive Linker"

Presented by: Youngjae You, Professor of Empire Innovation
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University at Buffalo

4:00 PM in Hochstetter Hall, Room 114; refreshments will be served at 3:30 PM

Friday, September 23, 2022

"Simplifying Synthesis at the Interface of Organic and Materials Chemistry"

Presented by: Phillip J. Milner, Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology, Cornell University

4:00 PM in Hochstetter Hall, Room 114; refreshments will be served at 3:30 PM

Friday, October 7, 2022

"Deprotonation as a Strategy for Transition Metal Catalyzed alpha-C-H Functionalization"

Presented by: Yiming Wang, Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh

4:00 PM in Hochstetter Hall, Room 114; refreshments will be served at 3:30 PM

Friday, October 14, 2022

Guest Speaker: Andrew D. Hamilton, President of New York University and Professor of Chemistry

"Design of Protein Mimetics for the Disruption of Protein-Protein Interactions in Cancer and Other Diseases"

4:00 PM in the Screening Room at The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo

wednesday, October 19, 2022

Co-hosting with Department of Chemical Engineering, University at Buffalo

Title to be announced

Presented by: Mark E. Tuckerman, Professor of Chemistry and Mathematics; Chemistry Department Chair
Department of Chemistry, New York University

11:00 AM in Furnas Hall, Room 206

Friday, October 21, 2022

"Movement and Feeling: Design and Synthesis of Neurochemical Probes and Soft Actuators"

Presented by: Rachel C. Steinhardt, Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry, Syracuse University

4:00 PM in Hochstetter Hall, Room 114; refreshments will be served at 3:30 PM

Friday, October 28, 2022

Title to be announced

Presented by: Steven J. Ray, Winkler Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry, University at Buffalo

4:00 PM in Hochstetter Hall, Room 114; refreshments will be served at 3:30 PM

Friday, November 4, 2022

"Poincaré and his Polarization Sphere"

Presented by: Bart Kahr, Professor
Department of Chemistry, New York University

4:00 PM in Hochstetter Hall, Room 114; refreshments will be served at 3:30 PM

Friday, November 11, 2022

"Precision Labeling of Small Molecules"

Presented by: Joseph R. Clark, Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry, Marquette University

4:00 PM in Hochstetter Hall, Room 114; refreshments will be served at 3:30 PM

Friday, November 18, 2022

"Operando Characterization: Getting the Inside Story on Functional Materials"

Presented by: Karena Chapman, Professor
Department of Chemistry, Stony Brook University

4:00 PM in Hochstetter Hall, Room 114; refreshments will be served at 3:30 PM

Friday, December 2, 2022

"Defying Conventional Wisdom: Developing Carbon Monoxide as a Therapeutic Agent"

Presented by: Binghe Wang, Regents' Professor; GRA Eminent Scholar
Department of Chemistry, Georgie State University

4:00 PM in Hochstetter Hall, Room 114; refreshments will be served at 3:30 PM