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Seminars: Spring 2015

Departmental Seminars are held on Thursdays, from 9:30 to 10:45 AM in CHE 100.
For more information, contact: Jianfeng Cai

Drug Discovery Colloquiums are held on Tuesdays, from 1:30 to 2:30 PM in CHE 301.
For more information, contact: Kirpal Bisht

A concise history of the current and former lecture series at USF is available here.


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For readability, all of the seminars are listed below:

Seminar TypeSpeaker/TitleDateHost
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Yong Zhang
Stevens Institute of Technology
http://www.stevens.edu/ses/ccbbme/research/zhang_lab

2015-01-15Zhang, Peter
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Joshua Wand
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
http://www.med.upenn.edu/wandlab/

2015-01-22Gelis, Ioannis
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Christos Lampropoulos
University of North Florida
http://www.unf.edu/~n00823524/

2015-01-29Ma, Shengqian
Departmental Seminar
Prof. Tom Holme
Iowa State
http://chemexams.chem.iastate.edu/TAH_group/homepage.html

2015-02-05Raker, Jeffrey
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Mircea Dinca
MIT
http://web.mit.edu/dincalab/

2015-02-12Ma, Shengqian
Departmental Seminar
Dr. John Wood
Baylor University
http://www.johnwoodgroup.com

Recent Progress Towards a Synthesis of the Phomoidrides
2015-02-19Zhang, Peter
Departmental Seminar
Prof. Lawrence Scott
Boston College
https://www2.bc.edu/lawrence-scott/

Fullerenes, Nanotubes, and Warped Nanographene: Directed Synthesis by Rational Design
Note: This is a special seminar, at 4:00PM in NES 108
2015-02-23Zhang, Peter
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Babis Kalodimos
Rutgers University
http://chem.rutgers.edu/~babis/

2015-02-26Gelis, Ioannis
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Z. Rick Wang
University of South Dakota
http://www.usd.edu/arts-and-sciences/chemistry/z-rick-wang.cfm

2015-03-12Ma, Shengqian
Departmental Seminar
Prof. Kyoko Nozaki
University of Tokyo
http://park.itc.u-tokyo.ac.jp/nozakilab/indexE.html

Development of New Catalytic Reactions toward Utilization of Renewable Resources
Note: This is a special seminar, at 4:00PM in NES 108
2015-03-16Zhang, Peter
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Yiying Wu
Ohio State University
http://chemistry.osu.edu/~wu/groupweb/Wu_Group/Home.html

2015-03-19Ma, Shengqian
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Wm Lubell
Université de Montréal
http://mapageweb.umontreal.ca/lubell/frame_ENG.html

2015-03-26Cai, Jianfeng
Departmental Seminar
Prof. Brent Koplitz
Tulane University
https://tulane.edu/sse/chem/faculty/brent-koplitz/index.cfm

2015-04-02Larsen, Randy
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Paramjit Arora
New York University
http://www.nyu.edu/projects/arora/

2015-04-09Cai, Jianfeng
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Ellen Yezierski
Miami University
http://chemistry.muohio.edu/yezierski/

2015-04-16Lewis, Scott
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Simon M. Humphrey
University of Texas at Austin
humphrey.cm.utexas.edu

2015-04-23Ma, Shengqian
Departmental Seminar
Prof. Eric Jacobsen
Harvard University
http://www.people.fas.harvard.edu/~minotti/

*This is our inaugural Schneller Lectureship
2015-04-30Zhang, Peter
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Wenshe Liu
Texas A&M University
http://www.chem.tamu.edu/rgroup/liu/

2015-09-03Ma, Shengqian
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Ronald Zuckermann
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
http://www.ronznet.com

2015-09-10Cai, Jianfeng
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Mike Stieff
University of Illinois at Chicago
https://chem.uic.edu/chemistry/people/faculty/mike-stieff

2015-10-08Raker, Jeffrey
Departmental Seminar
Prof. Zhihong Nie
University of Maryland
http://www2.chem.umd.edu/groups/znie/index.html

2015-10-15Ma, Shengqian
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Ryan Murelli
CUNY Brooklyn College
http://userhome.brooklyn.cuny.edu/rpmurelli/index.html

2015-11-05Zhang, Peter
Departmental Seminar
Dr. David Collum
Cornell University
http://chemistry.cornell.edu/faculty/detail.cfm?netid=dbc6

2015-11-12Zhang, Peter
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Maria Oliver-Hoyo
North Carolina State University
http://www.ncsu.edu/chemistry/people/moh.html

2015-11-19Lewis, Scott
Departmental Seminar
Dr. John Blanchard
Albert Einstein College of Medecine (Yeshiva University)
http://www.einstein.yu.edu/faculty/489/john-blanchard/

2015-12-03Merkler, David
Departmental Seminar
Dr. Melanie Cooper
Michigan State University
http://www2.chemistry.msu.edu/faculty/cooper/index.html

2015-16 Martin Lecturer
2016-02-25Raker, Jeffrey
Departmental Seminar
Dr. David Treagust
Curtin University
https://smec.curtin.edu.au/people/index.cfm/D.Treagust

2016-04-21Lewis, Jennifer