Organic Chemistry Seminar

Organic Chemistry Seminars are hosted by Semin Lee 12:30-1:20 p.m.

Fall 2020 Schedule

Date Speaker Credentials/Advisor Title
August 25, 2020

Marvin Stewart

Simran Dhingra

Graduate Student (Lee Group)

Graduate Student (Vicente Group)



 September 1, 2020 Xuxian He Graduate Student (Lee Group) Literature
 September 8, 2020

Ovini Weeratunge


Fatimat Badmus

Graduate Student (McCarley Group)


Graduate Student (Kartika Group)

Design, synthesis, and characterization of human NAD(P)H:Quinone Oxidoreductase-1 responsive dual mode probes".

Brønsted Acid-Catalyzed Synthesis of Functionalized Tetrahydrobenzofurans via Silyloxyallyl Cations

September 15, 2020 Professor Kristin Hutchins  Assistant Professor-Texas Tech University Molecular Motion and Thermal Expansion Behavior of Organic Crystals
 September 22, 2020 Erik Alvarez Graduate Student (Ragains Group) Literature
 September 29, 2020 N/A    
October 6, 2020  Professor Olalla Vazquez Philipps-Universität -Marburg, Germany "Enlightening Biological Processes by Organic Molecules"
 October 13, 2020 N/A    
 October 20, 2020 N/A    
 October 27, 2020 Christian Bailey Graduate Student (Kartika Group) “Superbase-Catalyzed anti-Markovnikov Alcohol Addition Reactions to Aryl Alkenes” by Dr. Jeffery S. Bandar.
 November 3, 2020 Simran Dhingra Graduate Student (Vicente Group) Literature
 November 10, 2020 Professor Jeroen Codee Universiteit Leiden, Netherlands  
November 17, 2020 N/A    
November 24, 2020  Professor Ralph N. Salvatore  Southeastern Unviversity  
December 1, 2020 N/A    

For inquiries regarding the Organic Chemistry Seminar, please contact Dr. Semin Lee @