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Thesis Defense

Tuning Rhodium enhanced metalloprobes for intracellular use

Thursday, June 1, 2017, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Matthew Minus, Doctoral Candidate

Transition-metal complexes have a significant history as intracellular medicinal agents. Modern chemical biology increasingly turns to transition-metal complexes as inhibitors, imaging agents, biological probes, and catalysts. When metal complexes mu more  »

Thesis Defense

Nanomaterials in Diverse Dimensions: Synthesis, Properties and Applications

Friday, June 2, 2017, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Ruquan Ye, Doctoral Candidate

The discovery of C60 at Rice University has boosted the development of nanotechnology in the past decades. Materials at nanoscale possess distinct and excellent properties as compared to their bulk counterparts. Endowed with advantageous physical, ch more  »