Spring 2018 Series


1. Wednesday, January 10, 2018 3:10pm - 5pm KN L1220

Dr. Stephen Morris
Department of Physics
University of Toronto 

Cracking the Giant's Causeway with a Tabletop Experiment

Prof. Sarah Rauscher
2. Wednesday, January 17, 2018 3:10pm - 5pm KN L1220

Dr. Irina Bezsonova
Department of Molecular Biology and Biophysics
University of Connecticut

How to Rescue a Tumor Suppressor: Structure, Function, and Inhibition of USP7

Prof. Voula Kanelis
3. Wednesday, January 24, 2018 3:10pm - 5pm KN L1220

Dr. Laura Brown
Department of Geography
University of Toronto Mississauga

Lake Ice: Monitoring, Modelling, and Melting

Prof. Lindsay Schoenbohm
4. Wednesday, January 31, 2018 3:10pm - 5pm KN L1220

Dr. Andrea Grottoli
School of Earth Sciences
Ohio State University

Coral Reefs and Climate Change: How Will they Survive?

Prof. Lindsay Schoenbohm
5. Wednesday, February 7, 2018 3:10pm - 5pm KN L1220

Dr. Brian Ingalls
Department of Applied Mathematics
University of Waterloo

Synthetic Biology Approaches to Suppression of Antibiotic Resistance: Toward Model-Based Design

Prof. Andreas Hilfinger
6. Wednesday, February 14, 2018 3:10pm - 5pm KN L1220

Dr. Eric Marsault
Institut de Pharmacologie
Université de Sherbrooke

Of Macrocycles and Men: Some Stories of Semi-Peptidic Macrocycles

Prof. Scott Prosser
  Wednesday, February 21, 2018    



Wednesday, February 28, 2018

3:10pm - 5pm KN L1220

Dr. Gang Zheng
Department of Medical Biophysics
University of Toronto

Porphyrin Supramolecular Assembly: Novel Structures and Functions

Prof. Andrew Beharry
8. Wednesday, March 7, 2018 3:10pm - 5pm KN L1220

Dr. Luis Buatois
Department of Geological Sciences
University of Saskatchewan

Revisiting Darwin's Dilemma: The "Other" Fossil Record of the Most Important Transition in the History of Life

Prof. Marc Laflamme
9. Tuesday, March 13, 2018 12:10pm - 1pm KN 132

Dr. Sergei Noskov
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Calgary

Modelling Drug Cardiotoxicity From Atom to Rhythms

Prof. Sarah Rauscher
10. Wednesday, March 21, 2018 3:10pm - 5pm KN L1220

Dr. Richard Moriggl
Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Cancer Research

Gain of function mutations in the JAK-STAT core cancer pathway promote oncogene transcription and how it can be targeted

Prof. Patrick Gunning
11. Monday, March 26, 2018 4:10pm - 6pm KN L1220

Dr. Mads Kaern
Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
University of Ottawa

Spontaneous Development of Drug Resistance in a Synthetic Gene Network

Prof. Andreas Hilfinger
12. Wednesday, April 4, 2018 3:10pm - 5pm KN L1220

Dr. Gonzalo Cosa
Department of Chemistry
McGill University

Visualizing Chemistry at the Single Molecule Level

Prof. Andrew Beharry