Interdisciplinary Colloquium

COSAM Interdisciplinary Colloquium

2021 - 2022

Fall Semester

September 14th, 2021 (5:30-6:30PM); Room # SCC 115

  • Chidinma Lucy Odili (Chemistry and Biochemistry): 
    Studies on the Post-Translational Modifications of Methyl Coenzyme M Reductase (MCR)
  • Kyle Lesinger (Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences): 
    Spatiotemporal Variability of Flash Droughts in the Continental United States
  • Nirob Saha (Chemistry and Biochemistry): 
    The Development of Pi-Extension Strategies for the Conversion of Strained Benzenoid Macrocycles to Curved, PAH Segments of Carbon Nanotubes

October 5th, 2021 (5:30-6:30PM); Room # SCC 115

  • Rezoanul Islam (Chemistry and Biochemistry):
    Solvent Dependent Spectroscopic and Electrochemical Studies of Nickel (II) Diethyldithiocarbamate for Energy Storage
  • Nafiul Huda (Biological Sciences):
    The Sex Dimorphic Effects of Reduced Insulin Signaling on Food Consumption in Adult Drosophila Melanogaster

November 9th, 2021 (5:30-6:30PM); Room # SCC 115

  • Segun Obisesan (Chemistry and Biochemistry):
    Oxygen reduction using a novel Cobalt (II) complex with redox active ligands
  • Emma Rhodes (Biological Sciences):
    Mitochondria and Migration

Spring Semester 

February 8th, 2022 (5:30-6:30PM); Room # SCC 115

  • Sana Karbalaei (Chemistry and Biochemistry): 
    Quinol-containing Compounds Act as Antioxidants and MRI Contrast Agent Sensors for Reactive Oxygen Species
  • Maria Amarakristi Onyido (Mathematics and Statistics): 
    Spreading Speeds of Nonlocal Fisher-KPP equations in almost periodic environment
  • Chris Norris (Biological Sciences): 
    Lizards that experience early seasonal environments during development have reduced survival in low structure habitat

March 1st, 2022 (5:30-6:30PM); Room # SCC 115

  • Shawn Yates (Biological Sciences): 
    The Role of a Conserved Viral Regulatory Protein in Promoting Host Cell Death

April 5th, 2022 (5:30-6:30PM); Room # SCC 115

  • Niharika Dalpati (Chemistry and Biochemistry): 
    Nickel dithiocarbamate complexes as redox mediator in Dye Sensitized Solar Cells
  • Md Riaz Uddin (Geosciences): 
    Geochemical and mineralogical studies of salt water-intruded and Arsenic (As)-contaminated coastal aquifers of southwestern Bangladesh