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Chemistry Seminars

Welcome to the Chemistry Seminar page at SUNY College at Brockport. The seminar program at Brockport is hosted within the context of Seminar I and II (CHM 400 and 401), two formal courses that are required of all chemistry and physics majors. Our scheduling aims to include speakers from a wide variety of areas and disciplines from academia, industry, and career services. Visitors are welcome to attend!

Unless otherwise specified, seminars are held on Thursdays at 11:45 in Lathrop 113. Join us at 11:30 am for food and pre-seminar discussion.

Please send any correspondance regarding programming to the seminar coordinator.

September 1, 2011

Dawn Lee

Chemistry Department, The College at Brockport

Safety Training

September 8, 2011


Chemistry Department, The College at Brockport

Faculty Research Interests

September 15, 2011

Prof. Markus Hoffmann

Chemistry Department, The College at Brockport

Graduate School

September 22, 2011

Mr. Jim Georger

The College at Brockport

Job Searching

September 29, 2011

Prof. Frank Rossi

Chemistry Department, SUNY Cortland

Click/unclick: A modular synthesis of photocleavable peptide conjugates

October 6, 2011

Mr. Michael Potter


The workplace – 101: Lessons learned after College

October 13, 2011

Prof. Anja Müller

Chemistry Department, Central Michigan University

Imprinted polymers for the removal of heavy metal ions from water

October 20, 2011

Dr. Nicholas Zumbulyadis

Rochester, NY

The quest for porcelain: Art, alchemy and the transformative power of fire

October 27, 2011

Dr. Matthew Foley

Chemistry Department, U.S. Naval Academy

Solvation and Phase Behavior of Lithium Trifluoromethanesulfonate in Either Ethylene Carbonate or ?-Butyrolactone

November 3, 2011

Dr. Jason Salter

University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry

Biophysical characterization of the HIV-1 viral Infectivity factor and the intrinsic-immunity factor APOBEC3G

November 10, 2011

Prof. Roopa Thapar

Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute, Buffalo NY

Interaction of the elF4G-like Protein SLIP1 With SLBP

November 17, 2011

Nicole Sciandra, Kyle Strife, Amber Karpie, Nathan Scharf, Josh Randolph

The College at Brockport

Research Synopses

November 24, 2011

Thanksgiving Break

December 1, 2011

Mike Deci, Jen Shattuck, Jaeden Bull, Laura Spaman

The College at Brockport

Research Synopses

December 9, 2011

Nick Wagner, Luke Krembs, Carissa Williams, Pat Cost

The College at Brockport

Research Synopses