Chemistry Department

OSU professor to speak at Chemistry Dept. seminar Friday

Chris Beaudry, a professor in the Department of Chemistry at Oregon State University, will present "Synthesis and Investigation of Medium Ring Heterocyclic Natural Products" at 3:15 p.m. Friday, Feb. 11, in SMATE Room 140 on the Western Washington University campus.

The presentation is part of the Chemistry Department Seminar Series for winter quarter.

Refreshments will be served at 3 p.m., and all are welcome to attend.

Thursday, February 10, 2011 - 12:12pm

UW professor to give seminar, speak to WWU students Friday, Jan. 21

Michael H. Gelb, the Harry and Catherine Jaynne Boand Endowed Professor of Chemistry at the University of Washington, will present the chemistry seminar "Newborn Screening for Enzyme Deficiency Diseases: From Bench to Practice" at 3:15 p.m. Friday, Jan. 21, in SL Room 140.

Prior to his presentation, Gelb will speak to students interested in UW's chemistry graduate program and in Gelb's research from 2:30 to 3 p.m. in Chemistry Building Room 275.

Refreshments will be served at 3 p.m. in CB Room 275. All are welcome to attend these free events.

Thursday, January 20, 2011 - 10:23am

UC Irvine professor to give seminar, speak to WWU students about grad school Friday

Gregory A. Weiss, a professor in the Departments of Chemistry, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry at the University of California, Irvine, will speak about "Bioelectronics Sensing with Virus-Nanowires and Single Enzyme Circuits" at 3:15 p.m. Friday, Jan. 14, in SL Room 140.

Prior to his seminar, Weiss will be available to meet with any students interested in that school's graduate program and/or his research on Friday, Jan. 14. Weiss will be available from 2:30 to 3 p.m. in Chemistry Building Room 275. Refreshments will be served in CB 275 at 3 p.m.

Thursday, January 13, 2011 - 7:04am

Chemistry faculty to speak on undergrad research opportunities Thursday

Western Washington University chemistry faculty members Steven Emory, an associate professor, and Betsy Raymond, an assistant professor, will present a Chemistry Department Seminar on exploring undergraduate research opportunities at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 13, in SL Room 120.
 
All students are welcome to attend this free event.
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 - 9:57am

Oregon professor to give chemistry seminar today on campus

David C. Johnson, from the Chemistry Department at the University of Oregon, will present "Chemistry in the Solid State: A Rediscovered Chemical Frontier" at 3:15 p.m. today, Jan. 7, in SL Room 140.

Johnson also will be providing information on the graduate program at the University of Oregon at 2:30 in Chemistry Building Room 275. Refreshments will be available at 3 p.m. in the same room.

These events are free, and all are welcome to attend.

Friday, January 7, 2011 - 12:44pm

Scientists In Solar Energy Research Receive Additional Funding

Research Corporation for Science Advancement (RCSA), America's second-oldest foundation and the first wholly devoted to science, announced today that it has presented Scialog® Collaborative Innovation Awards of $100,000 to each of three groups of scientists to supplement the initial grant awards under RCSA's groundbreaking Scialog research initiative.

Two original Scialog awardees - Raymond Schaak, Associate Professor of Chemistry at Penn State University, and Alan Heyduk, Associate Professor of Chemistry at the University of California-Irvine - and John Gilbertson, Assistant Professor of Inorganic Chemistry at Western Washington University and a U.S. National Science Foundation SOLAR awardee, will research artificial nanoscale enzymes for carbon dioxide reduction catalysis.

Wednesday, December 8, 2010 - 10:46am

Chemistry grad student to present seminar Friday

Heidi Dimmitt, a graduate student in the Chemistry Department at Western Washington University, will present her seminar "Gold(I)-Catalyzed Rearrangements of Allyl Aryl Ethers: Mechanistic and Synthetic Studies" at 3:15 p.m. Friday, Nov. 19, in Chemistry Building Room 386.

Refreshments will be served at 3 p.m. in Chemistry Building Room 275.

This event is free and open to the public.

Thursday, November 18, 2010 - 9:48am

UW professor to speak at Nov. 12 Chemistry Dept. seminar event

Kelly Lee, a professor in the medicinal chemistry and microbiology departments at the University of Washington, will present "Architecture of a Nascent Viral Fusion Pore" at 3:15 p.m. Friday, Nov. 12, in Chemistry Building Room 386.

Refreshments will be served at 3 p.m. in Chemistry Building Room 275. This presentation, which is part of the Chemistry Department Seminar Series, is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, November 9, 2010 - 11:08am
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