Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Seminar Schedule

The Chemistry and Biochemistry Department hosts seminars on current topics in Chemistry.  These seminars are held  on Thursdays at 4:00 P.M. and will be available via ZOOM for the Fall Semester, 2020.

September 24, 2020 - 4:00 PM -  Dr. Robert Kirchdoefer, Department of  Chemistry, College of Agriculture and Life Science, University of Wisconsin, Madison - "Molecular Virology of Coronavirus Infection”

October 8, 2020 - 4:00 PM - Dr. Walter Moss, Dept. of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Iowa State University - "The Role of Noncoding RNA:  Exploring the RNA Structuromes of Humans and Their Pathogens"        

October 22, 2020 - 4:00 PM - Dr. Greg Bowman, Department of Biophysics, Johns Hopkins University - "Chromatin Remodelers:  Mechanisms of Action and Regulation"

October 29, 2020 - 4:00 PM - Dr. Shoshanna Coon, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Northern Iowa - "All About Graduate School in Chemistry/Biochemistry"

November 5, 2020 - 4:00 PM - College of Health Sciences, Des Moines University - "Doctor of Osteopathy and Other Health Science Programs at DMU"  

November 12, 2020 - 4:00 PM - Dr. Molly Wilkins, Department of Chemistry, Luther College - "Nanomaterials for Renewable Hydrogen Fuel Production and Storage"