Fall 2015

Unless otherwise noted, all seminars are on Tuesdays at 4:30 in Brown Auditorium. Refreshments are served ahead of time.

September 15

David Gorin, Dept. of Chemistry, Smith College
Methylation of Oxygen Nucleophiles with Safe, Stable Methylating Agents

September 22

Robert Dempski, Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry, WPI
From Phototaxis to Biomedical Applications: Investigating the Molecular Mechanism of Channelrhodopsins

September 29

Chris Bystroff, Depts. of Biological Sciences and Computer Science, RPI
Computational Design and Testing of Leave-One-Out GFP Biosensors

October 6

Elizabeth Nolan, Dept. of Chemistry, MIT
Metals and Immunity

October 13

Gino Salituro, Merck
Modern Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry: Impact and Utility in Drug Discovery and Development

November 17

Tanya Schneider, Dept. of Chemistry, Connecticut College
Spying on the Enemy: Investigating and Inhibiting Bacterial Quorum Sensing