Monday Colloquium Series – 2017/2018

Colloquia seminars are held on Mondays (unless otherwise noted) in the Metcalf Science Center, Rm 113 beginning at 4 p.m. A reception (with light refreshments) precedes each talk, beginning at 3:30 p.m., in the lounge area outside Rm 109. The lectures are open to everyone in the Department, including undergraduates, as well as the general public.

Colloquium Chair: Professor James S. Panek

Fall 2017 Speakers

September 11
Professor Joanna Atkin
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
(Host: Masha Kamenetska)
Nano-spectroscopy for sub-diffraction limit materials characterization
September 18
Professor Brian McNaughton
Colorado State University
(Host: John Porco)
Strategies and Tactics for Biologics Discovery
September 19 (Tuesday)
Professor Stephen Ragsdale
University of Michigan
(Host: Sean Elliott)Organometallic and Radical Mechanisms of Nickel Enzymes Involved in Methane and CO2 Metabolism
September 25
Professor Neel Joshi
Harvard University
(Host: Arturo Vegas)
Biologically fabricated materials composed of engineered biofilm matrix proteins
October 2
Professor Brad Pentelute
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(Host: Aaron Beeler)
October 16 (Novartis Lecture)
Professor M. Kevin Brown
Indiana University, Bloomington
(Host: John Porco)
October 23
Professor Jennifer Stockdill
Wayne State University
(Host: Aaron Beeler)
November 6

Professor Michael Willis

University of Oxford
(Host: John Snyder)


shapeimage_1November 20

Professor Kevin Kubarych

University of Michigan

(Host: Larry Ziegler)

November 27
Professor Abhishek Chatterjee
Boston College
(Host: Pinghua Liu)
December 4
Professor Suzanne Bart
Purdue University
(Host: Linda Doerrer)

Spring 2018 Speakers