Spring 2015

Unless otherwise noted, all seminars are on Tuesdays at 4:30 in Brown Auditorium.

February 17
Stanton Ching, Margaret W. Kelly Professor of Chemistry
Synthetic Routes to Porous Nanostructures Manganese Oxides

February 24
Alexandria Taylor, Pfizer Inc., Groton, CT
Halonium-Induced Reactions for the Concise Synthesis of Diverse Molecular Scaffolds

March 3
Timo Ovaska, Hans & Ella McCollum '21 Vahlteich Professor of Chemistry
Oxyanionic 5- and 6-exo dig Cyclization/Claisen Rearrangement Reactions: Applications to the Synthesis of Natural Products

March 31
Judy Ronau, Yale University, Department of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
Insights into the mechanism of deubiquitination by JAMM deubiquitinases from co-crystal structures of enzyme with substrate and product

April 7
Angela Puchlopek, Pfizer Chemical Research and Development, Groton, CT

April 28
Student Honors Thesis Presentations

Refreshments will be served prior to each seminar.