Seminars & Events

<< January 2018 >>

Monday, January 8, 2018

Structure and Dynamics of Nucleic Acids by Nonlinear Spectroscopy and Single-Molecule Microscopy

Seminar: Special Seminar | January 8 | 10-11 a.m. | 180 Tan Hall

 Julia Widom, Department of Chemistry, University of Michigan

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

The Bionic Microbe: Electronic upgrades for semi-artificial photosynthesis

Seminar: Special Seminar | January 10 | 10-11 a.m. | 180 Tan Hall

 Kelsey Sakimoto, Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology, Harvard University

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

New biological findings which were revealed by imaging studies based on chemical probes

Seminar: Organic Chemistry | January 16 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | 120 Latimer Hall

 Prof. Kazuya Kikuchi, Osaka University

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Electrolyte engineering toward a high-capacity, reversible lithium-oxygen battery/The Sudden Death Phenomena in Na-O2 Batteries

Colloquium: Chem. & Biomol. Engineering Colloquium | January 17 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Tan Hall

 Colin Burke, Ph.D. student in the McCloskey Group

 Jessica Nichols, Ph.D. student in the McCloskey Group

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Graduate Research Seminar

Seminar: Graduate Research Seminar | January 18 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Mr. Fernando Alvarez, Graduate Student for Professor Thomas Maimone, http://www.cchem.berkeley.edu/tjm/Lab_website/Home.html/http://nomuraresearchgroup.com/

Friday, January 19, 2018

Proteins in nanoporous hydrogels: Adsorption, diffusion, and folding

Seminar: Special Seminar | January 19 | 10-11 a.m. | Tan Hall, 775A&B

 Lydia Kisley, Beckman Institute, Leckband and Gruebele Labs, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Saturday, January 20, 2018

Science at Cal Lecture- Visualizing Biological Molecules: Understanding Life’s Principles

Lecture | January 20 | 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 100 Genetics & Plant Biology Building

 Eva Nogales, Molecular and Cell Biology

Monday, January 22, 2018

The Electronic-Structural Barrier to Higher Photoconversion Efficiency in Semiconductors

Seminar: Special Seminar | January 22 | 10-11 a.m. | Tan Hall, 775A&B

 Scott Cushing, Department of Chemistry, UC Berkeley

Shuttle Catalysis – a Conceptual Blueprint for Reversible Functional Group Transfer

Seminar: Special Seminar | January 22 | 3-4 p.m. | 775 Tan Hall

 Prof. Bill Morandi, Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

“Revealing the Dynamic Roles of Splicing and Translation in Gene Regulation”

Seminar | January 24 | 12-1 p.m. | 106 Stanley Hall

 Liana Lareau, University of California, Berkeley

Ice-nine and the Origins of Frank-Kasper and Quasicrystal Phases in Diblock Copolymer Melts

Colloquium: Chem. & Biomol. Engineering Colloquium | January 24 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Tan Hall

 Frank Bates, University of Minnesota

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Graduate Research Seminar

Seminar: Graduate Research Seminar | January 25 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Ms. Miranda Baran, Graduate Student for Professor Dean Toste, http://www.cchem.berkeley.edu/toste/toste.html/http://foundry.lbl.gov/helmsgroup/

Graduate Research Seminar

Seminar: Graduate Research Seminar | January 25 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. |  Pitzer Auditorium, 120 Latimer Hall

 Mr. Edward Miller, Graduate Student for Professor Dean Toste, http://www.cchem.berkeley.edu/toste/toste.html

Friday, January 26, 2018

Artificial photosynthesis by light absorption, charge separation, and photoredox catalysis

Seminar: Special Seminar | January 26 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hildebrand Hall, Library Room 100F

 Prof. Han Sen Soo, Nanyang Technological University

2D Semiconductor Electronics: Advances, Challenges and Opportunities: Nano Seminar Series

Seminar | January 26 | 2-3 p.m. | 60 Evans Hall

 Prof. Ali Javey, UC Berkeley / LBNL, EECS

Nitrogen Binding and Fixation using Iron-Sulfur Complexes

Seminar: Inorganic Chemistry | January 26 | 4-5 p.m. | 120 Latimer Hall

 Patrick Holland, Department of Chemistry, Yale University

Monday, January 29, 2018

Biochemistry in the genomic era

Seminar: Structural & Quantitative Biology | January 29 | 4-5 p.m. | 106 Stanley Hall

 Daniel Herschlag, Stanford University

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

The role of chlorine in tropospheric chemistry

Seminar: Special Seminar | January 30 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hildebrand Hall, Library Room E

 Lea Hildebrandt Ruiz, Assistant Professor, McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin

Advanced PubMed

Workshop | January 30 | 12-1 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, Bioscience Library Training Room, 2101 VLSB

 Elliott Smith, Library

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

“Comprehensive Computational Design of Ordered Peptide Macrocycles”

Seminar | January 31 | 12-1 p.m. | 106 Stanley Hall

 Parisa Hosseinzadeh, University of Washington

Engineering the Entropic Bond

Colloquium: Chem. & Biomol. Engineering Colloquium | January 31 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Tan Hall

 Sharon Glotzer, University of Michigan

Pitzer Center for Theoretical Chemistry

Seminar | January 31 | 5-6 p.m. | 9 Lewis Hall

 David Prendergast, The Molecular Foundry, LBL