Invited Lectures & Papers 2013

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.

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

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.

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.

B.K. Okada*, J.S. Lee*, A.L. Patterson*, D.A. Vosburg, “Towards a total synthesis of endiandramide.” American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans. April 2013. Poster.

B.K. Okada*, J.S. Lee*, A.L. Patterson*, D.A. Vosburg, “Towards a total synthesis of erythrophloin C.” American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans. April 2013. Poster

K.P. Hilleke*, A.L.Patterson*, W.M. Yu, D.A.Vosburg, “Towards a total synthesis of beilschmiedic acid C.” American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans. April 2013. Poster.

C.D. Evans-Klock*, B.C. Fielder*, K.K. Wan*, D.A. Vosburg, “Stereoselective syntheses of antifungal davanoids.” American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans. April 2013. Poster.

B.C. Fielder* and D.A. Vosburg, “A four-step, stereoselective synthesis of artemone.” American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans. April 2013. Talk.

K.P. Hilleke* and D.A.Vosburg, “Tandem cross-coupling/electrocyclization cascades: a modular strategy.” American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans. April 2013. Talk.

D.A.Vosburg, “Concise, biomimetic syntheses of davanone, artemone and related antifungal terpenoids.” Westmont College, Santa Barbara.  February 2013. Invited talk.

D.A. Vosburg, “Science and faith on a secular campus.” American Scientific Affiliation Regional Meeting, Azusa Pacific University. Azusa.  January 2013. Talk.

D.A. Vosburg, “From the Dust and Test of Faith: Catalyzing deeper conversations on science and faith through film.” American Scientific Affiliation National Meeting, Point Loma Nazarene University. July 2012. Talk.

D.A. Vosburg, “Concise, biomimetic syntheses of davanone, artemone and related terpenoids.” University of California, San Diego. May 2012. Invited talk.

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* and 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.
(*denotes undergraduate student)