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Spring Semester, 2006
Spring Semester 2006 Calendar:
Calendar items, Spring Semester, 2006
19 January 2006 Dr. Nicola Pohl, Iowa State University, Synthetic Strategies to Decipher the Carbohydrate Code
26 January 2006 Dr. Susan Lever, University of Missouri, Incorporation of Radioactive Isotopes into Biomolecules
January 26, 4:30-5:30pmAn exploration of how science and faith speak about reality and enlighten one another, Dr. Thibaud d’Oultremont, Biological Research Fellow at UC Berkeley, Union Pacific Room.
2 February 2006 Dr. Barry Chin Li Cheung; University of Nebraska, Using Scanning Probe Microscopy to Investigate Assembly of Virus Nanostructures
2 February 2006 Dr. David Crouse, Associate Vice Chancellor, UNMC/Academic Affairs/Graduate Studies The Yin and Yang of Stem Cells Omaha Sigma Xi Meeting, UNMC Alumni House, 510 South 38th Avenue, Social hour 5:00-6:00, Dinner and talk 6:00-9:00, $10.00 Social and Dinner (Students Free) RSVP Dr. Kuszynski or Dr. Casey by 1/30/05
3 February 2006: Undergraduate Summer Research Scholarships due in College of Arts and Sciences
6 February 2006: Deadline to submit abstracts for Nebraska Academy of Sciences for their 116th Annual Meeting to be held 21 April 2006 at Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln.
9 February 2006 Dr. Bob Houser, Oklahoma University
16 February 2006 Dr. Bruce Mattson, Creighton University The Gas Reaction Catalyst Tube
17 February 2006: 2:30, Clare Boothe Luce Distinguished Lecture by Dr. Karin Musier-Forsyth, University of Minnesota, "Understanding the Unique Nucleic Acid Chaperone Activity of HIV Nucleocapsid Protein Using Ensemble and Single Molecule Approaches"
23 February 2006 Dr. Jacob Petrich, Iowa State University, Fundamental and applied uses of light: From antiviral agents to solvation dynamics to food safety
1 – 3 March 2006 External Review
16 March 2006 Dr. Viktor Chikan, Kansas State University, Time-resolved Terahertz Spectroscopy of Doped Semiconductor Quantum Dots, Quantum Junctions and Quantum Dot Detectors
23 March 2006 Dr. Heather Desaire, Kansas University, Using mass spectrometry for glycoprotein analysis and HIV vaccine research.
30 March 2006 UNMC
1 April 2006 (Saturday) Chemistry Field Day.
6 April 2006 Dr. Neal Armstrong, University of Arizona
21 – 22 April 2006: 116th Annual Meeting of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln.
24 April 2006 P-Chem poster session.
5 May 2006: Senior Banquet, 11:30 AM
Calendar items, Fall Semester, 2006
19 – 21 October 2006: NSTA's 2006 Fall Conference in Omaha.