Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology

MSC03 2060
300 Terrace St. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

Physical Location:
Clark Hall

Phone: 505-277-6655

Archived Seminars

April 28, 2017

Development of Novel Theranostics for Protein Misfolding Diseases

Eva Y. Chi

April 21, 2017

Radical frontiers in catalysis

Theodore Betley

April 14, 2017

From Precision and Catalytic Polymer Syntheses to Supramolecular Stereocomplexes, Degradable Plastics and Recyclable Polymers

Eugene Chen

March 24, 2017

Novel Chemical Tools for Reactive Sulfur Species

Ming Xian

March 3, 2017

Discovering Chemistry with Advanced Computing and Machine Learning

Todd J. Martinez

February 24, 2017

Photoresponsive Layer-by-layer Films

Samuel W. Thomas

February 17, 2017

Searching for Simple! From Ultrafast Photoelectron Emission Studies of Plasmonic Nanstructures to Thermodynamics/Kinetics of RNA Folding at the Single Molecule Level

David J. Nesbitt

February 3, 2017

Unexplored Opportunities in the Human Druggable Genome

Tudor Oprea

January 27, 2017

New Isomorphic and Isofunctional Fluorescent Nucleosides

Yitzhak Tor

January 20, 2017

Developing a chemoenzymatic approach to prepare carbohydrate-based medicines

Jian Liu

November 11, 2016

Silicon-Based Cross-Coupling Reactions: Methodology, Total Synthesis And Mechanistic Studies

Scott Denmark

November 4, 2016

Prodrug Approaches to Target Tumor Acidosis and Counter Drug Resistance in Cancer Chemotherapy

Ming An

October 28, 2016

Isomorphic Fluorescent Nucleosides, Nucleotides and Oligonucleotides

Zhenqiang Wang

October 21, 2016

Changing the Drug Discovery Perspective

Eli Chapman

October 7, 2016

Toward the Computational Design or Iron-Based Chromophores

Elena Jakubikova

September 30, 2016

Billion-fold Enhancement of Reaction Rates, Using the Photothermal Effect of Nanoparticles

Benjamin Lear

September 23, 2016

Squeezing Light into Small Spaces

Teri Odom

September 16, 2016

Dynamic and Structural Characteristics of Heterogeneous Catalysts at the Atomic Scale

Phil Christopher

September 9, 2016

Progress and challenges in Polymer OPV solar cells.

Luping Yu

September 2, 2016

Cyclodextrin-Based Polyvalent Systems: From Design to Applications

Dr. Chang-Chun Ling

August 26, 2016

Novel Direct Arylation and Amination Reactions: Rapid Synthesis of Functionalized Biaryls, Arylamines and Heterocycles

Laszlo Kurti

May 6, 2016

Seeing is Believing: Some Coordination Chemistry of Molecular Imaging Probes

Thomas J Meade

April 29, 2016

Unified Strategy for theTotal Synthesis of Welwitindolinone Alkaloids

Viresh Rawal

April 22, 2016

CANCELLED

Sheng Ding

April 15, 2016

Dynamics and Reactivity of Complex Interfacial Systems

Steven J Sibener

April 8, 2016

Evolution of The Ynamide Chemistry.

RIchard Hsung

April 1, 2016

Transitioning Organic Synthesis from Organic Solvents to Water: Following Nature's Lead

Bruce Lipshutz

March 11, 2016

Biocompatible reactions and activatable probes for in vivo imaging of activity of enzymes

Jianghong Rao

March 4, 2016

Functional dendrimers, conjugated polymers and organic-inorganic hybrids

Zhongua Peng

February 26, 2016

Molecular Probes for Redox Signaling and Oxidative Stress

Huiwang Ai

February 19, 2016

Using Sharp Tips to Control Optical Properties of Single Emitters

Jordan Gerton

February 12, 2016

Structure, Dynamics, and Disorder in Excited States of Photoresponsive Conjugated Materials

Art Bragg

February 5, 2016

Challenges and Progress in Antigene Development

Danith Ly

January 29, 2016

Attosecond Dynamics: From Molecules to Semiconductor Solids

Milton Kahn Annual Lecturship: Steve Leone

January 22, 2016

Cross-Electrophile Coupling: Principles and New Reactions

Professor Daniel Weix

December 4, 2015

Extracting Electrons out of Colloidal Quantum Dots: Challenges and New Perspectives

Rumi Beaulac

November 20, 2015

Virtues of being single: a molecule and its golden nantenna

Vartkess Apkarian

November 13, 2015

New Ways to Discover, Investigate, and Detect Bacterial Natural Products and their Biosynthetic Pathways

Charles Melancon

November 6, 2015

Adventures in Oxidative Bond Forming Reactions: Development and Applications in Natural Product Synthesis

Marisa Kozlowski

October 30, 2015

Covalency Trends in Antinides

Stosh Kozimor

October 23, 2015

Finding the Way to Solar Fuels

Professor Thomas Meyer

October 16, 2015

Synthesis and Application of Functional Polymers with Highly Branched Nanostructures

Haifeng Gao

October 2, 2015

Artificial Photosynthesis.

Richard Watt

September 25, 2015

Seminar

Matthew Disney

September 18, 2015

Strong Interaction of SPP Field with Low-Dimensional Electron Gas and Hot Electron Transport

He Huang

September 11, 2015

Molecular design of ex vivo protein interactomes

Vikas Nanda

September 4, 2015

Atomistic Mechanisms for Gas Phase X- +CH3Y -----> XCH3 + Y- SN2 Reactions. Dynamics With and Without X- Solvation

William Hase

August 28, 2015

Chemical Tools for Investigating Biological H2S

Professor Mike Pluth

August 21, 2015

Block Copolymer Self Assembly for Device Manufacturing

Christopher Ellison

May 1, 2015

Surface Engineering of Gold Nanocrystals

Catherine Murpy

March 27, 2015

Hot Spot-Based Design of Small-Molecule Inhibitors for B-Catenin/T-Cell Factor and B-Catenin/B-Cell Lymphoma 9 Interactions

Haitao Ji

March 20, 2015

Chemical Reporters for Exploring Protein Modifications

Howard Hang

February 27, 2015

Nitrogen Fixation using Low-Coordinate Iron Complexes

Patrick Holland

February 20, 2015

Functionalization Based on Common Functional Groups

Guangbin Dong

February 13, 2015

Base Metal Catalysis for Organic Synthesis: The Interplay of Applications and Electronic Structure

Paul Chirik

February 6, 2015

The Taumycin A Macrocycle: Asymmetric Total Synthesis and Revision of Relative Stereochemistry

William Maio

January 30, 2015

Using Ultrafast Optical Spectroscopy to Unravel Fundamental Properties of One-and-Two-Dimensional Nanostructures

Rohit Prasankumar

January 23, 2015

Chemical Dynamics Simulations of Atomic-Level Mechanisms for Organic and Bioorganic Reactions. Comparison with Experiment

William Hase

January 16, 2015

Toward total synthesis of cell functions: Deconstructing and constructing chemotaxis and phagocytosis

Takanari Inoue

December 12, 2014

Super-Resolution Near-Field Microscopy and Spectroscopy: Development and Application

Terefe Habteyes

December 5, 2014

Title: Copper-Catalyzed Cross-Couplings for Carbon-Carbon Bond Formation Abstract

Ramesh Giri

November 21, 2014

Chemical Approaches to Engineer Cell Signaling

Fu-sen Liang

November 14, 2014

Tuning Hsp70 Complexes with Small Molecules

Jason E. Gestwicki

November 7, 2014

Copper-Catalyzed Asymmetric Synthesis of Saturated Nitrogen and Oxygen Heterocycles

Sherry Chemler

October 31, 2014

[FeFe]-H2ase Enzyme Active Site Biomimetics for Proton Reduction

Prof. Marcetta Y. Darensbourg

October 24, 2014

Rapid block-copolymer ordering using photo-thermal gradients

Kevin Yager

October 17, 2014

A General and Robust Strategy to Monodisperse Nanocrystals with Unprecedented Control Over Dimensions, Compositions and Architectures

Zhiqun Lin

October 3, 2014

Transformations of Alcohols Derived from Renewable Biomass over Solid Catalysts

Robert Davis

September 19, 2014

Bridging the Size Gap: Convergence of Plasmonics and Catalysis on the Same Noble Metal Nanoparticles

Hui Wang

September 19, 2014

Marine Molecule Makers

Eric Schmidt

September 12, 2014

Underemployed and Looking for Action: 
The Plight of Non-Bonding Electrons in Diradicals and Carbenes

Andrei Sanov

September 5, 2014

Nanomaterials under Stress: A New Opportunity for Tunable Structure and Property

Hangyou Fan

August 29, 2014

Teaching and old dog new tricks: Pushing the flowing afterglow to new frontiers in plasma chemistry kinetics

Nicholas S. Shuman

August 22, 2014

Use of the De Novo Synthesis in Natural Product Synthesis and Medicinal Chemistry

George A. O'Doherty

August 22, 2014

Teaching an old dog new tricks: Pushing the flowing afterglow to new frontiers in plasma chemistry kinetics

Nicholas S. Shuman

May 2, 2014

A few of my favorite rings: Catalysis inspired by macrocycles

Vy M. Dong

April 25, 2014

Some Ins and Outs of Nickel Trafficking

Mike Maroney

April 11, 2014

Intra- and inter-molecular approaches to encourage energy transport in organic electronic materials

John Tovar

April 4, 2014

Designing Enzyme-Like Catalysts: A rhodium(II) metallopeptide case study

Zachary Ball

March 21, 2014

Direct observation of ultrafast long-range charge separation at polymer-fullerene heterojunctions

Carlos Silva

March 7, 2014

From Molecules to Satellites: A Physical Chemistry Approach to Next- Generation Spacecraft Technology

Jamie Stearns

February 28, 2014

Automated Construction of ab initio Potential Energy Surfaces for Spectroscopy and Dynamics

Richard Dawes

November 22, 2013

Bioorthogonal Chemistry-A Reaction Toolbox for Protein Labeling In Vivo

Presented by Qing Lin

August 23, 2013

The Role of Pd(I) Dimers with Bridging Allyl Ligands in Cross- Coupling and Carbon Dioxide Activation.

Nilay Hizari

August 21, 2013

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Christopher Ellison

May 1, 2013

Interaction Betweem Chemistry and Dynamics in the Southern Ocean Region: A possible positive climate feedback

Dr. Oliver Wingenter presents:

May 1, 2013

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May 1, 2013

"Bridging the Size Gap: Convergence of Plasmonics and Catalysis on the Same Noble Metal Nanoparticles

Hui Wang

May 1, 2013

Marine Molecule Makers

Eric Schmidt

May 1, 2013

Chemical Tools for Investigating Biological H2S

Mike Pluth

April 18, 2013

Exploration of the existing drug space for novel pharmacological activities

Jun Liu

March 14, 2013

Delocalization in Paramagnetic Organic Donor-Acceptor Molecules: Models for Electron Transfer/Transport and Novel Photophysics

Dave Shultz

February 15, 2013

Organic Electronics and Photovoltaics: Advances in Materials and Devices

Samson Jenekhe, University of Washington

February 1, 2013

Development of Transition Metal Catalysts for the Hydroarylation of Olefins

Brent Gunnoe, University of Virginia

January 25, 2013

Behavior of structurally simple acid gases or bases in molecular, polymeric, and ionic solvents: reactivity, spectroscopic, and structural studies

Jason Clyburne