Chemistry Training Track: Seminar Series

Time: Tuesdays, Noon–1 p.m.
Location: Room L4.176, unless otherwise noted
Contact: 214-648-4744


September 3, 2013

Jeremy May, Ph.D.
University of Houston

Synthetic ciscoveries from polycyclic natural products

Uttam Tambar, Ph.D.

October 11, 2013 (Friday) 
3 p.m.

Special Symposium  
Tomas Hudlicky, Ph.D.
Brock University, Canada

Chemoenzymatic synthesis of morphine and amaryllidaceae alkaloids and other natural products

Jef De Brabander, Ph.D.

October 11, 2013
4 p.m.

Special Symposium 
James McNulty, Ph.D.
McMaster University, Canada

Recent advances in late transition metal > catalysis, olefination and organocatalytic reactions

Jef De Brabander, Ph.D.

November 12, 2013

Jon Njardarson, Ph.D.
University of Arizona

Natural products and new synthetic methods

Laszlo Kurti, Ph.D.

November 19, 2013

Christopher Bielawski, Ph.D.
University of Texas at Austin

Externally controlled chemistry: New methods for manipulating polymerization & other reactions

Daniel Siegwart, Ph.D.

January 14, 2014
4 p.m.

Tim Bugni, Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Metabolomics and chemical genetics: A new era in natural products ciscovery

John MacMillan, Ph.D.

January 21, 2014

Christopher Beaudry, Ph.D.
Oregon State University

Synthesis of natural products with conformational chirality

Uttam Tambar, Ph.D.

February 11, 2014

Dean J. Tantillo, Ph.D.
University of California, Davis

Walking in the woods with quantum chemistry-dymanics of terpene-forming carbocation cascades

Uttam Tambar, Ph.D.

March 4, 2014

Mandë Holford, Ph.D.
Hunter College/New York

Discovery-characterization-delivery of peptide neurotoxins from a venomous marine source to manipulate cellular communication in the nervous system

Jef De Brabander, Ph.D.

March 25, 2014


Seth Horn, Ph.D.
University of Pittsburgh

Chemical approaches to control folding, self-assembly, and biostability in peptides, proteins, and their mimics

Udugamasooriya, Ph.D.

May 20, 2014
2 p.m.

UTSW Excellence in Chemistry Symposium 
Larry E. Overman, Ph.D.
University of California, Irvine

Recent studies of natural products and simplified synthetic analogs

Chuo Chen. Ph.D.

May 20, 2014 
2 p.m.

UTSW Excellence in Chemistry Symposium 
Ryan A. Shenvi, Ph.D.
The Scripps Research Institute

Chemical synthesis of secondary metabolites

Uttam Tambar, Ph.D.