Invited Lectures & Papers 2012

K.A. Haushalter, E. Putnam*, A. Kretsch*, A. Anderson*, L.J. Scherer, and J.J. Rossi, “tRNA Promoter Cassettes for the Combinatorial Expression of Short Hairpin RNAs Directed Against HIV-1.” Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections.  Seattle, WA.  March 2012.

E. Putnam*, A. Lee, A. Anderson*, A. Kretsch*, L.J. Scherer, K.A. Haushalter, and J.J. Rossi,  “Effects of tRNA(Ser) Acceptor Stem Mutations on Competition Amongst shRNAs.” American Chemical Society National Meeting.  San Diego, CA.  March 2012.

L.J. Scherer*, K.A. Haushalter, A. Anderson*, and J.J. Rossi, “Expression of Anti-HIV-1 Short Hairpin RNAs using Pol III-based Transcription Systems.” Annual Meeting of the American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy.  Seattle, WA.  May 2011.

V. Shieh* and L.N. Hawkins, “Brown carbon in Claremont, CA: Concentration and Characterization,” American Chemical Society, San Diego.  March 2012.  Poster.

L.N. Hawkins and V. Shieh*.  Kinetics and Photochemical Processes in the Atmosphere.  Cal State Fullerton, CA. February 2012. Informal Symposium.

L.N. Hawkins, D.O. De Haan, M.J. Baril*, N.Sedehi*, A.D. RynaskiIs*, “Dicarbonyl Chemistry a Source of Atmospheric HULIS?”  American Chemistry Society, Denver, CO.  August 2011.  Invited Presentation.

L.N. Hawkins, D.O. De Haan, and M.J. Baril*, “The Response of N-containing SOA to Long Residence Time (LRT) Humidification in Simulated Cloud Droplets.”  Mt. Snow, VT.  July 2011.  Poster.

L.N. Hawkins and L.M. Russell, “Polysaccharides, Proteins, and Phytoplankton Fragments: Four Chemically Distinct Types of Marine Primary Organic Aerosol Classified by Single Particle Spectromicroscopy.”  Atmospheric Chemistry Colloquium for Emerging Senior Scientists (ACCESS). Brookhaven, NY.   July 2011.  Presentation.

L.N. Hawkins, D.O. De Haan, M.J. Baril*, N. Sedehi, A.D. Rynaski, “Is dicarbonyl chemistry a source of atmospheric HULIS?” American Chemical Society, Fullerton.  March 2011. Presentation.

N.R. Hara*, A.W. Kohn*, A.R.Venning*, A.R. Johnson, “Asymmetric catalytic intramolecular hydroamination of aminoallenes by tantalum amidoalkoxide complexes.” American Chemical Society National meeting, San Diego, CA.  March 2012. CHED-706.

H.J. Eppley, C. Nataro, M.J. Geselbracht, E.R. Jamieson, A.R. Johnson, B.A.Reisner, S.R. Smith, J.L. Stewart, L.A. Watson, and B.S. Williams, “VIPEr: Adapt and adopt classroom content from the frontiers of inorganic chemistry.” American Chemical Society National meeting, San Diego, CA. March 2012.  INOR-210.

A.R. Johnson Amidoalkoxide Complexes as Catalysts for the Asymmetric Hydroamination of Aminoallenes,” Kyoto University, Japan.  February 2012.

A.R. Johnson,”Titanium and Tantalum Amidoalkoxide Complexes as Catalysts for the Asymmetric Hydroamination of Aminoallenes,” Osaka University, Japan.  January  2012.

A.R. Johnson, “Asymmetric Catalytic Intramolecular Hydroamination of Aminoallenes by Tantalum Amidoalkoxide Complexes,” Kyoto Institute of Technology, Japan.  November 2011.

A.R. Johnson, “Asymmetric Hydroamination of Aminoallenes with Early Metal Catalysts.” Organometallics Gordon Research Conference.  Newport, RI.  July 2011.

E. Van Burns*, K.K. Karukstis, G.R. Van Hecke, “Binary Phase Diagram of n-octyl-β-D-galactoside in Water using Fluorescence Spectroscopy, American Chemical Society National meeting, Anaheim, March 2012.  Presentation.

K.K. Karukstis,”Integrating Research into the Curriculum,” California State University Workshop, CUR CCLI Phase III Project, Los Angeles.  October 2011.

G.R. Van Hecke, S. Rayermann*, and K.K. Karukstis, “Determination of chromonic/water phase diagrams using fluorescence.”  International Liquid Crystal Conference, Germany.  August 2012.  Presentation.

B. Carlson*, G.R. Van Hecke, Liquid Crystal Detectors.”  American Chemical Society National meeting, Anaheim, March 2012.  Presentation.

J.C. Crompton*, K.K. Karukstis, and G.R. Van Hecke, “Determination by Fluorescence Spectroscopy of the Lyotropic Liquid Crystal Phases formed by n-Octyl-B-D-thioglucoside in Water.” American Chemical Society National meeting, Anaheim,  March 2012.  Presentation.

N. Hara* and G.R. Van Hecke, “New library of 2, 7-disubstituted fluorenes for liquid crystal applications.”  American Chemical Society National meeting, Anaheim,  March 2012.  Presentation.

J.W. Robinson* and G.R. Van Hecke, “Detection of Toxic Yapors Using Liquid Crystalline Media.”  American Chemical Society National meeting, Anaheim,  March 2012.  Presentation.

E. Van Burns*, K.K. Karukstis, and G.R. Van Hecke, “Binary Phase Diagram of n-Octyl-B-D-galactoside in water using Fluorescence Spectroscopy. American Chemical Society National meeting, Anaheim.  March 2012.  Presentation.

S. Fisher* and H. Van Ryswyk, “Synthesis of variable-acidity porphyrins for use in dye-sensitized solar cells.” American Chemical Society National Meeting, San Diego. March 2012.  Presentation.

E. Driscoll and H. Van Ryswyk, “Axially Ligated Ruthenium Porphyrin Dyes in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells.” American Chemical Society National Meeting, San Diego.  March 2012.  Presentation.

L.K. Collins* and H. Van Ryswyk, “Synthesis of a homologous series of zinc porphyin dyes for use with zinc oxide dye-sensitized solar cells.” American Chemical Society National Meeting, Anaheim. March 2011.  Presentation.

J.P. Cvitkovic* and H. Van Ryswyk, “Electronic coupling in carbonyl-capped osmium porphyrin dimers.” American Chemical Society National Meeting, Anaheim. March 2011.  Presentation.

H. Kim*, D. O’Neil*, C. Giammanco*, N. Eisenmenger*, and H. Van Ryswyk, “Study of electron transport and recombination in zinc oxide nanorods in dye-sensitized solar cells.”  American Chemical Society National Meeting, Anaheim. March 2011.  Presentation.

D. O’Neil*, H. Kim*, C. Giammanco*, N. Eisenmenger*, and H. Van Ryswyk, “Electron transport in ZnO nanostructures for use in dye-sensitized solar cells.” American Chemical Society National Meeting, Anaheim.  March 2011. Presentation.

K. Quach*, C.D. Evans-Klock*, V. Srisuknimit*, M.J. Van Vleet*, K.N. Maloney, D.A. Vosburg, “Concise,biomimetic syntheses of davanone, artemone and related antifungal terpenoids,”  American Chemical Society National Meeting.  San Diego. March 2012.  Poster.

K.P. Hilleke*,  A. Chan*, M.J.Van Vleet, D.A.Vosburg“Tandem cross-coupling/electrocyclization cascades toward endiandric and beilschmiedic acids,”  American Chemical Society National Meeting.  San Diego.  March 2012.  Poster.

X. Chen, C.D. Evans-Klock*, A.K. Kreisman*, D.A. Vosburg, “Microwave phenol methylation and solventless aldol condensation for organic laboratories,”  American Chemical Society National Meeting. San Diego.. March 2012.  Poster.

A.L. Patterson*, B.J. Visser*, A.A. Kislukhin, D.A. Vosburg, “Synthesis and fluorescence of a thiol-reactive probe for organic laboratories,”  American Chemical Society National Meeting.  San Diego.  March 2012.  Poster.

V. Srisuknimit*, D.A. Vosburg, “Self-assembly, guest capture, and spectroscopy of a metal-organic cage in water,”  American Chemical Society National Meeting.  San Diego.  March 2012.  Poster.

D.A. Vosburg,“Concise, biomimetic syntheses of davanone, artemone and related terpenoids,” American Chemical Society Western Regional Meeting. November 2011.  Talk.

D.A. Vosburg, “Concise, biomimetic syntheses of davanone, artemone and related terpenoids,” Illinois State University. August 2011.  Talk.

D.A. Vosburg, V. Srisuknimit*, E.D. Nacsa*, M.J. Van Vleet*, K.K. Wan*,”Concise, biomimetic syntheses of artemone, davanone, and related terpenoids,”  European Symposium on Organic Chemistry. Crete, Greece.  July 2011.  Poster.

D.A. Vosburg,V. Srisuknimit*, E.D. Nacsa*, M.J. Van Vleet*, K.K. Wan*,“Concise, biomimetic syntheses of artemone, davanone, and related terpenoids,”  National Organic Symposium. Princeton.  June 2011.  Poster.

Z.M. Seibel*,  L.J. Poindexter*, K.P. Hilleke*, D.A. Vosburg, “Progress toward concise, modular syntheses of endiandric acids,”  National Organic Symposium.  Princeton.  June 2011.  Poster.

D.A. Vosburg,“Offensive strategies and exit strategies: Campaigns in biomimetic synthesis and green chemistry,” University of La Verne. May 2011.  Talk

D.A. Vosburg, “Concise, biomimetic syntheses of davanone, artemone and related terpenoids,” University of Nevada, Reno.  April 2011.  Talk.

(*denotes undergraduate student)