Spring 2014 Colloquium Program

Location - Science Library, Room - 212

Time – 11:45 AM to 1:00 PM, refreshments 11:30 AM

January 31 Christopher Ptak
College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Positive Allosteric Modulators
of Glutamate Receptors
February 14      
February 21 Dr. Andrzej Kowal
Institute of Non-ferrous Metals
Central Laboratory of
Batteries and Cells
Clean Energy from Ethanol (Synthesis
and Characterization of Nanocatalysts
for Ethanol Oxidation in Fuel Cells)
Wumni Sakik
February 28 Prof. David S. Heroux
Dept of Chemistry
St Michael's College
Production of Biofuels from Biomass via
Upgrading Pyrolysis Oils and Vapors over
Nanostructured Metal Oxides
Wayne Jones
March 7 TBA    
March 14 Prof. Robert R. Knowles
Dept of Chemistry
Princeton University
Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer in
Organic Synthesis and Asymmetric
 Mathew Vetticatt
March 21

Dr. Lee Guterman, MD, '81
Buffalo Neurosurgery Group
Amherst, NY

Dr. Lisa Benson, MD, '81
Medical Accupuncture
Amherst, NY
Distinguished Alumni Lecture
    3:30 pm - refreshments
         4:00 pm - seminar

It's not Rocket Science, It's only Neurosurgery

It's not Rocket Science...But is it Chemistry?

Wayne Jones
March 28 Prof. Jingyi Chen
Dept of Chemistry
and Biochemistry
University of Arkansas
Site Selective Seeded Growth
of Bimetallic Nanostructures and
Their Catalytic Applications
James Fang
April 4 Prof. Juntao Luo
Dept of Pharmacology
Update Medical Center
Rational Design of Telodendrimer
Nanocarriers for Efficient Anticancer
Drug Delivery
Ming An
April 11 Spring Recess    
April 19 Spring Recess    
April 18

April 25 Dr. John P. Lemmon
Dept of Energy
Advanced Research Project
  Agency - Energy
Electrochemical Grid Storage:  Challenges
and Development
 Wayne Jones
May 2   Cancelled  
May 9 Prof. David Weliky
Dept of Chemistry
Michigan State University
Solid State NMR Structural Studies of Viral
Fusion Proteins in Membranes
Wei Qiang

Last Updated: 6/25/14