Colloquium and Seminar Schedule

Monday Graduate Colloquium Schedule

Fall 2006

Unless otherwise indicated, all seminars will be held at 16:00 in Faraday West 201. For more information, contact the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at (815) 753-1133.

Tentative Schedule

Date Speaker Topic
September 18 Associate Professor Gary Lorigan
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Miami University (Ohio)
Magnetic Resonance Studies of Membrane Proteins
September 25 David M. Tiede
Chemistry Division
Argonne National Laboratory
X-Ray "Fingerprinting" of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics in Solution1
October 2 Marvin T. Schmidt Professor Kenneth Suslick
Department of Chemistry
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Colorimetric Sensor Arrays: An Adventure in Molecular Recognition1
October 9 Professor Gary Small
Department of Chemistry
University of Iowa
Noninvasive Glucose Sensing by Near-Infrared Spectroscopy1
October 16 Professor Luke Hanley
Department of Chemistry
University of Illinois at Chicago
Vacuum Ultraviolet Postionization for Mass Spectrometry of Biomaterials and Bacterial Biofilms1
October 23 Professor Joseph Thrasher
Department of Chemistry
University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa
The Wonderful Universe of Fluorine Chemistry: From Super Greenhouse Gases for Terraforming Mars to Fluoropolymers for Fuel Cells1
October 30 Assistant Professor David Benson
Department of Chemistry
Wayne State University
Rational Design of Metalloprotein Function: Catalysis to Nanotechnology
November 6 Carolyn Law and Diane Johns
Thesis Office
NIU Graduate School
Don't Panic--Prepare
November 13 Professor Scott Reid
Department of Chemistry
Marquette University
Laser-Induced Gratings and Quantum Beats: Spectroscopic Tools Based on Quantum Interference

1Funded in part by the NIU Graduate Colloquium Committee.

Additional seminars may be added later.

Center for Biochemical and Biophysical Studies Seminars

Conducted Fridays at noon in Faraday West 201 during the academic year. A schedule of this semester's seminars will be posted at the CBBS home page.

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