Chemistry Training Track: Seminar Series

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

DateSpeaker and Lecture TitleHost
Sept. 9 Paul Cheong, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Oregon State University
"New hypotheses in peptide catalyses"
Uttam Tambar, Ph.D.
Sept. 16 John L. Wood, Ph.D.
Professor, Baylor University
"Recent efforts in the synthesis of complex natural products"
Jef De Brabander, Ph.D.
Oct. 28 Haitao (Mark) Ji, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, The University of Utah
“Hot spot-based design of selective small-molecule inhibitors for β-catenin/T-cell factor and β-catenin/B-cell lymphoma 9 interactions”
Jef De Brabander, Ph.D.
Dec. 9 Derek Tan, Ph.D.
Member and Laboratory Head
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
"Diversity and design: New chemical probes for biology and medicine"
Chuo Chen. Ph.D.
Jan. 20 Matthew J. Fuchter, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Imperial College London
TBA 
Uttam Tambar, Ph.D.
Feb. 10 Nick Tsarevsky, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Southern Methodist University
TBA
Dan Siegwart, Ph.D.
Feb. 11 Xiang Wang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, University of Colorado at Boulder
TBA 
Chuo Chen, Ph.D.
April 21 Oleg Larionov, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, The University of Texas at San Antonio
TBA
Laszlo Kurti, Ph.D.
May 5 UTSW Excellence in Chemistry Symposium

John F. Hartwig, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, University of California, Berkley
“Catalytic methods for the introduction of fluorine and fluoroalkyl groups into aromatic molecules”

Javier Read de Alaniz, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, University of California, Santa Barbara
“New systems for electrophilic functionalization of organic molecules”
Uttam Tambar, Ph.D.
Joe Ready, Ph.D.