Department of Chemistry

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

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Oakland University Chemistry Seminar Series – Fall 2021

All seminars start at 1:15 p.m. online

September 8
Prof. Mehran Mostafavi, Institut de Chimie Physique, Université Paris-Saclay, France
How can an electron induce oxidative damage in DNA in solution?

September 15
Prof. Semin Lee, Louisiana State University, USA
Alkyne Metathesis: Catalysts, Cages, and Hoops

September 22
Prof. Jena Johnson, University of Michigan, USA
Determining signals of early iron-cycling life through process-based (bio)geochemical experiments

September 29
Prof. Jeremy Kodanko, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
Exploring Signals of Early Iron-cycling Life through (Bio)geochemical Experiments

October 6
Prof. Colin Wu, Oakland University, USA
Cardiovascular Risks of Oxidative DNA Damage

October 13
Prof. Matthew Allen, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
Lanthanide Chemistry in Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Catalysis

October 20
Prof. Tibor Soos, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary

October 27
Prof. Ziming Yang, Oakland University, USA
How do we understand organic matter transformations in natural environments?

November 3
Prof. Michael R. Zalutsky, Duke University
Astatine-211: The Kinder, Gentler Alpha-Emitter for Targeted Radionuclide Therapy

November 10
Prof. Xuelong Sun, Cleveland State University, USA
Glycopolymers: Synthesis and Applications

November 17
Prof. Lei Li, Georgia State University, USA
Chemoenzymatic synthesis of glycans and glycopeptides for functional glycomics

December 1
Dr. Qian Sun, Beaumont Hospital, USA
Use of Chemical Methods in Clinical Laboratory Testing: Examples of Two Analytes