Student Seminars

Student Seminars Archive

*All Seminars are scheduled for 1 PM, Patricia A. Sullivan Science Building, 301 McIver Street, Rm 201, unless otherwise stated.

June 28, 2019

Soumia Amrine

Soumia Amrine

PhD Dissertation Seminar – 752
Title: Studies on Epipolythiodioxopiperazine Alkaloids”
Advisor: Dr. Nicholas Oberlies

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June 13, 2019

Ngoc Vu

Ngoc Vu

PhD Dissertation Seminar – 752 – ***SULLIVAN SCIENCE RM 435 at 9:00AM***
Title: “Identification and Comprehensive Structural Characterization of Serum Lipid markers to Type 1 Diabetes Progression”
Advisor: Dr. Qibin Zhang

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May 1, 2019

Rodell Barrientos

Rodell Barrientos

PhD Defense
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Qibin Zhang
Talk Title: Innovative Methods to Advance the Analysis of Intact Glycolipids by Mass Spectrometry

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April 24, 2019

Brittany Kiel

PhD Defense
Talk Title: Investigating the Biosynthesis of the β-Branch Found in the Polyketide Difficidin Isolated from Bacillus amyloliquefaciens
Advisor: Dr. Jason Reddick

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April 17, 2019

Eni Minerali

Eni Minerali

MS Defense
Advisor: Dr. Kimberly Petersen
Talk Title: Asymmetric Synthesis of Novel Spirocycles via a Chiral Phosphoric Acid Catalyzed Desymmetrization

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April 10, 2019

Victoria Meadows

MS Defense

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April 3, 2019

Abe Ustoyev

Abe Ustoyev

CHE 751 Literature Seminar
Advisor: Dr. Mitch Croatt
Talk Title: Use of the Cryogenic Electron Microscopy (CryoEM) Method for Micro Electron Diffraction (MicroED) for Rapid Structure Determination of Small Molecules

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March 27, 2019

Diane Wallace

Diane Wallace

MS Defense
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Nadja Cech
Talk Title: Identification of Adulteration in Botanical Samples with Untargeted Mass Spectrometry Metabolomics

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March 20, 2019

Chante Muller

Chante Muller

CHE 751 Literature Seminar
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Patricia Reggio
Talk Title: Anandamide’s Journey to Fatty Acid Amid Hydrolase

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March 13, 2019

Rhashanda Haywood

Rhashanda Haywood

CHE 751 Literature Seminar
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Kimberly Petersen
Talk Title: The Biomimetic Approach to the Synthesis of Flavonoids

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February 27, 2019

David Stubbs

David Stubbs

CHE 751 Literature Seminar
Faculty Avisor: Dr. Ethan W. Taylor
Talk Title: Shadow Genes: A Hidden layer of Code Revealed by Frameshifting

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February 20, 2019

Lindsay Caesar

Lindsay Caesar

PhD Defense
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Nadja Cech
Talk Title: Bioinformatics Strategies to Understand the Complexities of Medicinal Natural Product Mixtures

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February 13, 2019

Chris Collins, PhD

Chris Collins, PhD

Dr. Chris Collins, Chemistry Account Manager at Waters Corporation
B.S. in Chemistry at East Carolina University
Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry at North Carolina State University
Title: Maximize Your Resolution: How to Control Separations with Chemistry

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November 14, 2018

Graduate Student Presentation - Jennifer Simpson

Graduate Student Presentation – Jennifer Simpson

PhD Literature Seminar
Title: “The Homeostatic Effects of N6-methyladenosine on Cancer Progression”
Advisor: Dr. Norman Chiu
Abstract: Forthcoming

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October 31, 2018

Graduate Student Presentation - Heather Winter

Graduate Student Presentation – Heather Winter

PhD Literature Seminar
Title: Exploration of the Human Microbiome with MALDI-TOF MS Fingerprinting
Advisor: Dr. Nadja Cech

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October 24, 2018

Graduate Student Presentation - Zeinab Al Subeh

Graduate Student Presentation – Zeinab Al Subeh

Ph.D. Literature Seminar
Title: “Multifunctional pH-Sensitive Nanoparticles Loaded into Microbubbles as a Novel Drug Delivery System for Chemotherapeutic Agents”
Advisor: Dr. Nicholas Oberlies

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October 17, 2018

Graduate Student Presentation - Kristof Cank

Graduate Student Presentation – Kristof Cank

PhD Literature Seminar
Title: Targeting FREP1: A New Approach for Antimalarial Drug Development
Advisor: Dr. Nicholas Oberlies

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October 10, 2018

Graduate Student Presentation - Gabby Dailey

Graduate Student Presentation – Gabby Dailey

PhD Literature Seminar
Title: “Viral Submarine Science: How subgenomic RNA helps Flaviviridae propagate”
Advisor: Dr. Ethan W. Taylor

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July 19, 2018

Graduate Seminar Speaker: Nicholas Cochran - This Thursday 9am

Graduate Seminar Speaker: Nicholas Cochran – This Thursday 9am

MS Thesis Defense – CHE 602
Talk Title: Genetic Switching during Protein Synthesis and the Role of Quadruplexes in HIV-1’s nef Gene
Advisor: Dr. Ethan W. Taylor

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April 25, 2018

Olalekan Oyekunle

Olalekan Oyekunle

MS Thesis Defense – CHE 602
Talk Title: Growth media studies approach to enhanced production of the bioactive fungal metabolite Viridicatumtoxin A
Advisor: Dr. Nicholas Oberlies

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