Department of Chemistry

Mathematics and Science Center,
Room 260
146 Library Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4479
(location map)
(248) 370-2320
fax: 370-2321


Oakland University
Chemistry Seminar Series – Fall 2017

 All seminars start at 1:15 p.m. in 372 Mathematics and Science Center (map)



Seminar Speakers

September 13

Heedeok Hong, Michigan State University
Folding and degradation of membrane proteins

September 20

Tom Linz, Wayne State University
Microfluidic-based point-of-care assays

September 27

Meng Zhou, Lawrence Technological University
Acetate ligands in iridium complexes and cobalt oxide nanoparticles

October 4

Steven Backues, Eastern Michigan University
Bulk vs selective: The mechanisms of cellular self-eating

October 11

Carol Anne Ketelsen, Oakland University Career Services
Career options for chemistry students: Ways to gain experience prior to graduating

October 18

Evan Trivedi, Oakland University
Medicinal Applications of Pyrrolic Macrocycles and the Chemistry of Color

October 25

Xiangqun Zeng, Oakland University
Interface design and processes for high-performance chemical and biosensors

November 1

Jie Zheng, University of Akron
Molecular basis of amyloid structures, toxicity, and inhibition

November 8

Jia Li, Avomeen Analytical Services
GC/MS and LC/MS method development and validation in pharma

November 15

Adam Matzger, University of Michigan
Modern approaches to explosives development

November 22

No Seminar

November 29

Scott Weinert, University of Oklahoma
Synthesis, Structures, and Photophysical Properties of Long-Chain Oligogermanes

December 6

Thomas Sanders and Michelle Daniel, U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC)
Army corrosion prevention and control