Seminars & Events

<< March 2017 >>

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Novel Methods for Classical Polarizable Molecular Dynamics Simulations/Molecular Simulations of Amyloid-β Peptide

Colloquium: Chem. & Biomol. Engineering Colloquium | March 1 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Tan Hall

 Alex Albaugh, Ph.D. student in the Head-Gordon Group; Sukanya Sasmal, Ph.D. student in the Head-Gordon Group

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Graduate Research Seminar: Encapsulation and Delivery of Cas9 for Gene Editing

Seminar: Graduate Research Seminar | March 2 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Mr. Marco Lobba, Graduate Student for Professor Matthew Francis, mbfgrp.cchem.berkeley.edu/

Graduate Research Seminar: Selective Chlorination and Bromination of Unactivated sp3 C–H Bonds

Seminar: Graduate Research Seminar | March 2 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Mr. Zachary Herrera, Graduate Student for Professor John Hartwig, www.cchem.berkeley.edu/jfhgrp/

Graduate Research Conference: Number-Counting Jastrow Factors in Real Space

Seminar: Graduate Research Conference | March 2 | 4-5 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Mr. Brett Van der Goetz, Graduate Student for Professor Eric Neuscamman, chemistry.berkeley.edu/faculty/chem/neuscamman; Ms.; Mr.

Graduate Research Conference: Programmable Janus Building Blocks for Low Symmetry Assemblies

Seminar: Graduate Research Conference | March 2 | 4-5 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Mr. HYUN DONG HA, Graduate Student for Professor Paul Alivisatos, http://www.cchem.berkeley.edu/pagrp/; Ms.; Mr.

Strong Electron-Phonon Coupling and Ab Initio Theory of Heat Transport

Seminar | March 2 | 4-5 p.m. | 348 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

 Professor Matthias Scheffler, Theory Department of the Fritz Haber Institute

Micron Technology Info-session

Information Session | March 2 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Soda Hall, Wozniak Lounge (430-8)

Friday, March 3, 2017

Surface Plasmon Near-Field for Improved Optoelectronics and Photochemistry: Nano Seminar Series

Seminar | March 3 | 2-3 p.m. | 390 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

 Prof. Terefe G Habteyes, Univ. of New Mexico, Chemistry/Chemical Biology

Statistical Mechanics Seminar

Seminar: Statistical Mechanics | March 3 | 2-4 p.m. | 100F Hildebrand Hall

 Mr. Grant Rotskoff, UC Berkeley

Saturday, March 4, 2017

GLOBE in the Science Classroom

Workshop | March 4 | 9-11:30 a.m. |  Chabot Space and Science Center

 Tracy Ostrom, CCASN

Monday, March 6, 2017

Revisiting the spliceosome

Seminar | March 6 | 4-5 p.m. | 106 Stanley Hall

 Hiten Madhani, University of California, San Francisco

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Mendeley Citation Management Workshop

Workshop | March 7 | 4-5 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, 2101, Bioscience Library Training Room

 Becky Miller, Bioscience and Natural Resources Library

Illumina Infosession: Bio-Tech Connect: Industry Infosession Series

Information Session | March 7 | 5-7 p.m. | 290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

 Illumina

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

View from the Top: Martin Anstice: Innovation-Driven Leadership Sustaining a High- Performance Organization

Lecture | March 8 | 3-4 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Auditorium, 3rd floor

 Martin Anstice, President and CEO, Lam Research

Formation and Interpretation of Intercellular Signals

Colloquium: Chem. & Biomol. Engineering Colloquium | March 8 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Tan Hall

 Professor Gregory Reeves, North Carolina State University

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Graduate Research Seminar

Seminar: Graduate Research Seminar | March 9 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Mr. Henry Jiang, Graduate Student for Professor Jeff Long, alchemy.cchem.berkeley.edu/

Inside NIH

Workshop | March 9 | 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 177 Stanley Hall

 Erica Whitney, Berkeley Research Development Office

Graduate Research Conference: Understanding Anomalous Isotope Effects in Ozone

Seminar: Graduate Research Conference | March 9 | 4-5 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Ms. Arianna Kazez, Graduate Student for Professor Kristie Boering, chemistry.berkeley.edu/faculty/chem/boering

 Ms.; Mr.

Graduate Research Conference: Hydrogen Storage in Porous Materials: A DFT Study

Seminar: Graduate Research Conference | March 9 | 4-5 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Mr. VECCHAM KRISHNA PRASAD, SRIMUKH PRASAD, Graduate Student for Professor Martin Head-Gordon, www.cchem.berkeley.edu/mhggrp/Head-Gordon_Home.html

 Ms.; Mr.

Friday, March 10, 2017

Atom-by-Atom Characterization of Nanomaterials with Atomic Electron Tomography: Nano Seminar Series

Seminar | March 10 | 2-3 p.m. | 390 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

 Prof. Mary Scott, UC Berkeley, Materials Science & Engineering

Simulating thermal transport and dissipation: from 2D materials to hydrogen-bonded liquids

Seminar: Statistical Mechanics | March 10 | 2-4 p.m. | 100F Hildebrand Hall

 Davide Donadio

Monday, March 13, 2017

Novel chemistry of Ubiquitination

Seminar | March 13 | 4-5 p.m. | 106 Stanley Hall

 Ivan Dikic, University of Frankfurt

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The lifetime of atmospheric nitrogen oxides

Seminar: Physical Chemistry | March 14 | 4-5 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Prof. Ronald Cohen, Department of Chemistry, UC Berkeley

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Catalytic Consequences of Metal-Acid Site Proximity, Acid Strength, and Confinement on Bifunctional Transformations or Rearrangements of Alkanes/Towards Understanding the Collective Behavior of Suspensions in Channel Flow

Colloquium: Chem. & Biomol. Engineering Colloquium | March 15 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Tan Hall

 Gina Noh, Ph.D. student in the Iglesia Group; Kari Storslett, Ph.D. student in the Muller Group

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Graduate Research Seminar

Seminar: Graduate Research Seminar | March 16 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Ms. Monica Gonzalez, Graduate Student for Professor Evan Miller, www.cchem.berkeley.edu/millergrp/

Graduate Research Seminar

Seminar: Graduate Research Seminar | March 16 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Mr. Tyler Detomasi, Graduate Student with Professor Christopher Chang and Professor Michael Marletta, www.cchem.berkeley.edu/cjcgrp/

Graduate Research Seminar

Seminar: Graduate Research Seminar | March 16 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Ms. Allison Roberts, Graduate Student for Professor Daniel Nomura, vcresearch.berkeley.edu/faculty/daniel-nomura

Graduate Research Conference

Seminar: Graduate Research Conference | March 16 | 4-5 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

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 Mr. Caleb Arata, Graduate Student for Professor Ronald Cohen, cohen.cchem.berkeley.edu/

Friday, March 17, 2017

Canceled-illness: Metal-Ligand Chemistry in Multimetallic Nanoparticle Synthesis and Performance: Nano Seminar Series

Seminar | March 17 | 2-3 p.m. | 390 Hearst Memorial Mining Building | Canceled

 Prof. Jill E. Millstone, Univ. of Pittsburgh, Chemistry / ChemE / ME

Nonequilibrium relaxation in atomistic environments

Seminar: Statistical Mechanics | March 17 | 2-4 p.m. | 100F Hildebrand Hall

 William Pfalzgraff, Stanford University

Mechanic Behavior of Architected Nanomaterials: Nano Seminar Series

Seminar | March 17 | 2-3 p.m. | 390 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

 Prof. Xun Wendy Gu, Stanford University, Mechanical Engineering

Monday, March 20, 2017

Ion Channels in the Tubulovesicles

Seminar | March 20 | 4-5 p.m. | 106 Stanley Hall

 Haoxing Xu, University of Michigan

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Andrew Streitwieser Lecture: Chemistry on the Brain: Understanding the Nicotine Receptor

Seminar: Organic Chemistry | March 21 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Prof. Dennis Dougherty, California Institute of Technology

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The Role of Signaling Small Molecules in Clostridial ABE Fermentation/TBA

Colloquium: Chem. & Biomol. Engineering Colloquium | March 22 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Tan Hall

 Nicolaus Herman, Ph.D. student in the Zhang Group; Alex Wang, Ph.D. student in the Balsara Group and the Bell Group

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Inside NSF

Workshop | March 23 | 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 177 Stanley Hall

 Erica Whitney, Berkeley Research Development Office

Graduate Research Conference

Seminar: Graduate Research Conference | March 23 | 4-5 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Mr. Joonho Lee, Graduate Student for Professor Martin Head Gordon, www.cchem.berkeley.edu/mhggrp/Head-Gordon_Home.html

Pitzer Theoretical Chemistry Seminar

Seminar | March 23 | 5-6 p.m. | 180 Tan Hall

 

Tyler Takeshita, Pitzer Center for Theoretical Chemistry

Friday, March 24, 2017

Estimating Probability weights of Deterministic many-body Systems in their Steady States

Seminar: Statistical Mechanics | March 24 | 2-4 p.m. | 775B Tan Hall

 Dr. Zdenek Preisler, LBNL

Grounds for Science - Energy and Atmosphere: Planning for a safe future

Presentation | March 24 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Scarlet City Espresso Bar, http://www.scarletcityroasting.com/espresso-bar/

 Alexis Shusterman; Chris Keckler

Friday, March 31, 2017

CEND 9th Annual Symposium: Deconstructing TB: Insights from Fundamental Research

Conference/Symposium | March 31 | 9 a.m.-6 p.m. | 245 Li Ka Shing Center

 Megan Murray, Harvard University; Gilla Kiplan, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; Clifton E. Barry III, National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases; Bavesh Kana, University of the Witwatersrand; Nevan Krogan, University of California, San Francisco; Oren Rosenberg, University of California, San Francisco